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Upcoming Events

  • 6:00 PM, August 25, 2014

    Composting 101 Workshop

    Don't know how to compost? Bring a pad and paper, and we'll teach you everything you need to know.

  • 6:00 PM, September 4, 2014

    Community Cookout - Alewife Sewer Separation Project

    Join us on September 4, 2014 to get updates on the three phases of the Alewife Sewer Separation Project.

  • 11:00 AM, September 13, 2014

    Community Cookout - Western Avenue Project

    Project staff will be on hand to answer any questions regarding the Western Ave Reconstruction Project.

  • 10:00 AM, September 27, 2014

    Repair Cafe

    A Repair Café is a meeting place all about repairing things, together. At the Repair Café visitors can bring broken items from home and will find tools and materials to help make needed repairs on clothes, electrical appliances, bicycles, toys, furniture, etc..

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Cambridge MA 02139


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Monday: 8:30am-8:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-12 noon
24 Hour emergency 617.349.4860


Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm-7:30pm
Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm

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