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Apr 14

Fight for $15 March

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Forsyth Park (Huntington Ave. and Forsyth Way), Boston, MA

On April 14th, join the fight!

Be a part of this historic national day of action. Workers in Massachusetts are demanding $15 an hour from employers – and WINNING! They’ve done it in other cities and we can do it here. www.fightfor15.org

Meet at Forsyth Park (at the intersection of Huntington Ave. and Forsyth Way) near the Ruggles and Northeastern MBTA Stops. There's a bus leaving from Tufts, but some folks might leave from Sullivan Station (details TBD).

Apr 11

Somerville By Design: Union Sq. Planning Drop-In

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Old Post Office, 237 Washington Street

Join this casual, drop-in style event where you can review the 100+ ideas drawn up during the March charrette event, and speak with City staff and our design consultants from the Principle Group.

For more information, visit www.somervillebydesign.com

Apr 09

Somerville By Design: Union Sq. Planning Drop-In

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Old Post Office, 237 Washington Street

Join this casual, drop-in style event where you can review the 100+ ideas drawn up during the March charrette event, and speak with City staff and our design consultants from the Principle Group.

For more information, visit www.somervillebydesign.com

Apr 08

Union Sq. Civic Advisory Committee Meeting

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Argenziano School, 290 Washington St, Somerville, MA

The Union Square Civic Advisory Committee will be holding a meeting at the Argenziano School from 6:30-8:30pm. The primary topic will be on open space. Ed O'Donnell will be present to provide an update from the City.

For more information, visit www.unionsquarefutures.org

Apr 28

First Source Interviewing Skills Workshop

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd floor Somerville, MA 02143

Do you have a hard time getting ready for a job interview? Is it difficult for you to answer the interview questions with confidence and assertiveness? The workshops offered by a professional in career development will help you to feel more prepared. Join us! 

Registration is required. Interpretation services in Spanish, Portuguese and Haitian Creole will be provided. Childcare is available upon request.

Apr 24

First Source Job Seekers Support Group

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd floor Somerville, MA 02143

The Job Seekers Support Group is a space for job seekers to share their experiences in the job search process and networking with other job seekers.  This will also be a time for non-native English speakers to practice their language skills in a safe and comfortable environment.

No registration required. Interpretation services in Spanish, Portuguese and Haitian Creole will be provided. Childcare is available upon request.

Apr 16

Jobs for Somerville Orientation for Job Seekers

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd floor Somerville, MA 02143

Did you know that Jobs for Somerville played an integral part in creating the Somerville First Source Jobs Initiative? Come learn about that process and the role that community organizing has played in creating programs like First Source.

No registration required. Interpretation services in Spanish, Portuguese and Haitian Creole will be provided. Childcare is available upon request.

Mar 25

Jobs for Somerville Meeting

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd floor Somerville, MA 02143

Jobs for Somerville was formed by community members in response to the need for good local jobs. Come to the committee meeting to learn how you can get involved. Food, childcare, and interpretation will be provided.

For more information, contact Karen at 617-776 5931 x230 or knarefsky@somervillecdc.org, or Rene at 617-776-5931 x226 or rmardones@somervillecdc.org.

Mar 19

Affordable Housing Organizing Committee Meeting

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd floor Somerville, MA 02143

The Affordable Housing Organizing Committee (AHOC) is a group of Somerville tenants, homeowners, and community members who are devoted to preserving and increasing affordable housing opportunities and stabilizing existing communities in Somerville.

We meet on the third Thursday of every month. Interpretation and dinner are always provided.

If you want to get involved, contact René at 617-776-5931 x226 or rmardones@somervillecdc.org.

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