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Friday, November 2, 2018 (by 11pm)

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2017 Community Curator Awards


Alison Drasner

Meet Alison Drasner, our new assistant director! Alison has a Masters in Interior / Exhibition Design and years of experience working with museum collections. An artist with a studio in Vernon Street Studios, she has lived in Somerville since 2011. Contact Alison at


Early Music Afternoons begin Sunday October 14!


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Museum Programs 2018

What's Going On in October

Triple Decker Ecology

Triple Decker Ecology - Somerville's Urban Landscape


Opening Reception on Thursday October 11, 2018, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

A Community Curator Award Exhibit by Pennie Taylor and David Buckley Borden



This exhibit will be on view October 11 - December 9, 2018


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Early Music ProgramsSunday, October 14, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

Pièces en Trio: Musical Delights from 18th-century France.  

Flutists Na'ama Lion and Peter H. Bloom join Carol Lewis, viola da gamba, and Olav Chris Henriksen, baroque guitar and theorbo, in a program of music for winds and strings, including works by Couperin, Marais, Jacquet de la Guerre, Senaillé & Dornel.

Admission is $20 for the general public, $15 for students, seniors and Museum members.

More about Early Music Afternoons


Jacob Kramer More BatsTriple Decker Ecology Special Event


Saturday October 20, 2018. 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

More Bats!

Children's book reading with Somerville writer and 2018 Somerville Arts Council artist Jacob Kramer and Harvard bat biologist Jasmin Camacho.


Sunday, October 28, 2018, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Meuse-ArgonneReception to follow
The Yankee Division in the Meuse-Argonne Offensive:
A talk by Dan Breen

In the Fall of 1918, men from Somerville were among the soldiers engaged in the terrible Meuse-Argonne Offensive. This lecture pays tribute to their memory on the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War.
General Admission: $8:00, Free to Members
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Cambridge Climate CoalitionTriple Decker Ecology Special Event


Tuesday October 30, 2018. 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

Somerville Climate Coalition Social

Local environmental organizers meet and greet.

Learn more about the Community Climate Coalition.


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