General

Jun 03

Financial Literacy Class

Repeats every week every Wednesday and every Thursday until Wed Jun 24 2015 .
9:15am to 12:00pm

9:15am to 12:00pm
9:15am to 12:00pm
9:15am to 12:00pm
9:15am to 12:00pm
9:15am to 12:00pm
9:15am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Saint Polycarp Village - Community Room, 460 Mystic Avenue, Somerville, MA 02145

Over the course of four weeks, participants will gain important information and skills to help them navigate their financial lives more successfully. The class will meet on Wednesday and Thursday mornings from 9:15 AM to Noon from June 3rd - 24th

Graduates will receive a $200 stipend to get them started on a successful financial path! The class will be open to people who live and/or work in Somerville.

Refreshments and childcare offered (childcare must be requested in advance). 

May 28

First Source Interviewing Skills Workshop

3:00pm to 4:30pm

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.

May 15

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.

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

Apr 21

People First Design Workshop

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Old Post Office, 237 Washington Street, Somerville, MA 02143

The Office of Strategic Planning & Community Development invites you to the People First Design Workshop. 

This event is a fun workshop to introduce us to Gehl Studio's people focused research and design, meet representatives from Gehl's various offices that will be working with us here in Somerville, a brief overview of new public open space planning initiatives, and some exercises to help us identify qualities we want to promote in our various existing and new public spaces.

May 05

Union Square Workshop: Community Vision

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

CAAS Head Start Building, 29 Allen Street, Somerville, MA 02143

Do you feel like you understand the impact of all the big changes coming to Union Square on your neighborhood? Join us for a workshop series to help create a community vision for Union Square East!

We invite residents from the neighborhood between Prospect, Medford, South, and Washington streets to give input on different planning + design efforts happening in Union Square.

Apr 26

Assembly Row Job Fair

11:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Assembly Row Welcome Center, 340 Canal Street, Somerville, MA 02145

Assembly Row retailers are hiring and they're welcoming Somerville residents to a job fair to have the first at the open positions!

Come to the Assembly Row Welcome Center on April 25th from 11:00am-3:00pm to meet the retailers and restaurants in Assembly Row that are currently hiring. Bring your résumé and dress for success!

This job fair will be open to the general public on April 26th from 11:00am-3:00pm

For more information, visit www.assemblyrow.com

Apr 25

Assembly Row Job Fair - Somerville First Look

11:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Assembly Row Welcome Center, 340 Canal Street, Somerville, MA 02145

Assembly Row retailers are hiring and they're welcoming Somerville residents to a job fair to have the first at the open positions!

Come to the Assembly Row Welcome Center on April 25th from 11:00am-3:00pm to meet the retailers and restaurants in Assembly Row that are currently hiring. Bring your résumé and dress for success!

This job fair will be open to the general public on April 26th from 11:00am-3:00pm

For more information, visit www.assemblyrow.com

Apr 16

Affordable Housing Organizing Committee Meeting

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Somerville Community Corporation, 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd Fl., Somerville, MA

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.

City Planner, Dan Bartman, will be joining us this month to discuss the new proposed zoning code.

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