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Volunteering Opportunity: Winter After-School Clubs

December 13, 2012

Want to give back and get involved in local schools this winter? Sign up to be an after-school club leader with Groundwork Somerville! Check out our updated Volunteer Opportunities page…

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Communitas

December 6, 2012

“Communitas is the community that is born out of an adventure, an ordeal, a challenge or a mission”- Alan Hirsch Being a part of something greater than myself always leaves…

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Internship Opportunity: Get Involved in the Somerville Maple Syrup Project

December 6, 2012

We’re looking for interns to join us in planning and running the Somerville Maple Syrup Project, now entering its tenth year! Each winter we tap local sugar maple trees, collect…

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Let There Be Light! Winter Gardening in Somerville

November 13, 2012

by Kristin DelViscio Farming through all four seasons requires little more than planning ahead. The faint of heart might be discouraged by Somerville’s average winter low temperature (22 degrees Fahrenheit,…

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Getting Back to Your Roots: Cooking with Root Vegetables

November 13, 2012

by Lee Dwyer As the weather gets colder, I often crave a thick soup or some hearty roasted veggies.  And since many root vegetables come into season in winter, it’s…

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Out of Office–Back on Monday!

October 12, 2012

Everyone at Groundwork Somerville is out of the office today, Oct. 12th! We’re attending the Groundwork USA Assembly & Youth Summit in Yonkers, so we won’t be available to answer…

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6 Hours Left–Boost Your Donation by Giving Now!

October 11, 2012

Why all the posts? We’re participating in the Boston Foundation’s Giving Common Challenge, which means if you donate between now and 8 pm today ONLY, we earn a chance to…

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Only 12 Hours Left–Help Us Win Funding!

October 11, 2012

Don’t wait! There are only 12 hours left to help Groundwork Somerville win prizes between $1,000 and $25,000 from the Boston Foundation’s Giving Common Challenge! Just Click This Link to…

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Next 36 Hours Only–Help Us Win Funding!

October 10, 2012

For the next 36 hours ONLY, you can help Groundwork Somerville win prizes between $1,000 and $25,000 from the Boston Foundation’s Giving Common Challenge! Just Click This Link to donate…

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Composting Workshop at the Growing Center POSTPONED

September 11, 2012

The “Learn How to Compost” workshop scheduled for this evening at 6 pm at the Growing Center has unfortunately been postponed, due to the presenter’s illness.  Sorry y’all! But check…

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