Somerville Museum Logo

1 Westwood Road, Somerville, MA 02143
617-666-9810
somemuseum@gmail.com

News

Facebook

 

Follow us on Facebook

 

DEADLINE FOR 2018 COMMUNITY CURATOR AWARDS

Friday, November 2, 2018 (by 11pm)

Submit applications digitally to alison@somervillemuseum.org

Application form can be found HERE.

 

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 alison@somervillemuseum.org

 

Early Music Afternoons begin Sunday October 14!

 

Enjoy this short video about the museum created by the Somerville Media Center!

 

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

 

More information and special events

 

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
More information at http://historicsomerville.org/

 

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.

 

About the Somerville Museum


Become a museum member now!

©2018 SOMERVILLE MUSEUM. All Rights Reserved