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All groups and workshops are free.
Childcare is usually available if requested a few days in advance.
* Indicates Wheelchair-Accessible Groups.

July 2015 Calendar

July 1, Wednesday

  • 11:00am – 12:30pm ~ Crochet and Knitting Circle. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month. Do you enjoy making things out of yarn? Join us for crafting and good company. Prior knowledge of knitting/crochet required (no instruction offered). A limited supply of yarn available for use on site. Info: Joanna@3speedlife.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Teen Discussion Group. 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesdays. A safe space for female-identified teens to meet and discuss feminism and other topics relevant to their lives. Some upcoming discussion topics may include healthy relationships, body image, street harassment, LGBTQ issues and more. Info: 617-354-6394

    6:00-7:00pm ~ Body Image Discussion Group. Weekly (New Day!). Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com and gambardellage@gmail.com

July 2, Thursday

  • 10:00am – 12:00pm ~ Sewing Group. Weekly. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Questions/Info: BostonArtCollectives@gmail.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Cooking Basics. Weekly. Come learn your way around the kitchen. Learn to cook some easy recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394
  • *1:00 – 2:00pm ~ Yoga With Elise & Emmie. Weekly. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).
  • 6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Trauma Discussion Group. Weekly. An intimate group where women can share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Info: groupcambridge@gmail.com

    *6:30 – 8:00pm ~ Ladies, Let’s Talk About It - Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Weekly. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807.

July 3, Friday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

    *5:00 – 6:00pm ~ Sexuality and Sexual Health Discussion Group. Weekly. Join us in an open space to discuss the myths and realities surrounding sexuality and sexual health. Let's empower ourselves by learning more about how to embrace our sexualities in a healthy way! Info: miawomenscenter@gmail.com

July 4, Saturday
Closed for Independence Day

July 5, Sunday
Closed

July 6, Monday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Luncheon at the Women’s Center: Coming together for sharing and problem-solving. Info: 617-354-6394.

    2:30pm – 4:30pm ~ Beading Group. Weekly. All women welcome. No experience needed. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

July 7, Tuesday

  • 11:00am – 1:00pm ~ Painting and Drawing Group. Weekly. No experience necessary. For more information, call 617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 8, Wednesday

  • *11:00am – 12:30pm ~ Basic English/Spanish Discussion Group. 2nd & 4th Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish skills? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? Join us for this informal discussion group! Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    6:00-7:00pm ~ Body Image Discussion Group. Weekly (New Day!). Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com and gambardellage@gmail.com

July 9, Thursday

  • 10:00am – 12:00pm ~ Sewing Group. Weekly. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Cooking Basics. Weekly. Come learn your way around the kitchen. Learn to cook some easy recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *1:00 – 2:00pm ~ Yoga With Elise & Emmie. Weekly. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).

    6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Trauma Discussion Group. Weekly. An intimate group where women can share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Info: groupcambridge@gmail.com

    *6:30 – 8:00pm ~ Ladies, Let’s Talk About It - Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Weekly. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807.

July 10, Friday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

    *5:00 – 6:00pm ~ Sexuality and Sexual Health Discussion Group. Weekly. Join us in an open space to discuss the myths and realities surrounding sexuality and sexual health. Let's empower ourselves by learning more about how to embrace our sexualities in a healthy way! Info: miawomenscenter@gmail.com         

July 11, Saturday

  • *10:30-11:30am ~ The Breakfast Club. Come join us for breakfast and conversation. We’ll cook and eat breakfast while enjoying each other’s company! Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 12, Sunday
Closed

July 13, Monday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    2:30pm – 4:30pm ~ Beading Group. Weekly. All women welcome. No experience needed. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

July 14, Tuesday

  • 11:00am – 1:00pm ~ Painting and Drawing Group. Weekly. No experience necessary. For more information, call 617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 15, Wednesday

  • 11:00am – 12:30pm ~ Crochet and Knitting Circle. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month. Do you enjoy making things out of yarn? Join us for crafting and good company. Prior knowledge of knitting/crochet required (no instruction offered). A limited supply of yarn available for use on site. Info: Joanna@3speedlife.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    5:30 – 7:00pm ~ Women’s Center Board of Trustees Meeting. Info: board@cambridgewomenscenter.org

    *6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Teen Discussion Group. 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesdays. A safe space for female-identified teens to meet and discuss feminism and other topics relevant to their lives. Some upcoming discussion topics may include healthy relationships, body image, street harassment, LGBTQ issues and more. Info: 617-354-6394

    6:00-7:00pm ~ Body Image Discussion Group. Weekly (New Day!). Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com and gambardellage@gmail.com

July 16, Thursday

  • 10:00am – 12:00pm ~ Sewing Group. Weekly. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Cooking Basics. Weekly. Come learn your way around the kitchen. Learn to cook some easy recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *1:00 – 2:00pm ~ Yoga With Elise & Emmie. Weekly. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).

    *6:00 – 7:30pm ~ Survival and Support: Women Coping With the Mental Illness of Loved Ones. Once monthly.  This peer discussion group provides a sharing space for women to talk about the challenges of supporting a friend or family member living with mental illness. Sign-up/Info: cwcsurvivsupp@gmail.com

    *6:30 – 8:00pm ~ Ladies, Let’s Talk About It - Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Weekly. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807.

July 17, Friday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

July 18, Saturday

  • *10:30-11:30am ~ The Breakfast Club. Come join us for breakfast and conversation. We’ll cook and eat breakfast while enjoying each other’s company! Info: 617-354-6394

    *11:00am – 12:00pm ~ Basics of Building a Business. 1st & 3rd Saturdays, (no group 7/4). Want to start your own business? Have a great idea but unsure what to do next? Come learn the tools you need to start your own business! No prior knowledge required. Info: n.vguterres@gmail.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 19, Sunday
Closed

July 20, Monday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    2:30pm – 4:30pm ~ Beading Group. Weekly. All women welcome. No experience needed. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Basic Yoga With Marilyn. Weekly starting 7/20. Come restore and rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit. Women of all experience levels welcome (including beginners!). Please RSVP—space is limited. To RSVP or for more info: marilynregan58@gmail.com

July 21, Tuesday

  • 11:00am – 1:00pm ~ Painting and Drawing Group. Weekly. No experience necessary. For more information, call 617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Luncheon at the Women’s Center: Coming together for sharing and problem-solving. Info: 617-354-6394.

July 22, Wednesday

  • *11:00am – 12:30pm ~ Basic English/Spanish Discussion Group. 2nd & 4th Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish skills? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? Join us for this informal discussion group! Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    6:00-7:00pm ~ Body Image Discussion Group. Weekly (New Day!). Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com and gambardellage@gmail.com

July 23, Thursday

  • 10:00am – 12:00pm ~ Sewing Group. Weekly. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Cooking Basics. Weekly. Come learn your way around the kitchen. Learn to cook some easy recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *1:00 – 2:00pm ~ Yoga With Elise & Emmie. Weekly. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).

    *6:30 – 8:00pm ~ Ladies, Let’s Talk About It - Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Weekly. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807.

July 24, Friday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

    *5:00 – 6:00pm ~ Sexuality and Sexual Health Discussion Group. Weekly. Join us in an open space to discuss the myths and realities surrounding sexuality and sexual health. Let's empower ourselves by learning more about how to embrace our sexualities in a healthy way! Info: miawomenscenter@gmail.com

July 25, Saturday

  • *10:30-11:30am ~ The Breakfast Club. Come join us for breakfast and conversation. We’ll cook and eat breakfast while enjoying each other’s company! Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 26, Sunday
Closed

July 27, Monday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    2:30pm – 4:30pm ~ Beading Group. Weekly. All women welcome. No experience needed. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Basic Yoga With Marilyn. Weekly starting 7/20. Come restore and rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit. Women of all experience levels welcome (including beginners!). Please RSVP—space is limited. To RSVP or for more info: marilynregan58@gmail.com

    *7:00-8:00pm ~ Feminist Book Club. Last Monday of the month. A meeting to discuss books of all kinds, through the lens of feminist theory and our own experiences. All perspectives encouraged and welcomed. This month’s book will be Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler. Info: jessicamchapman@ymail.com.   

July 28, Tuesday

  • 11:00am – 1:00pm ~ Painting and Drawing Group. Weekly. No experience necessary. For more information, call 617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

July 29, Wednesday

  • *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *6:00 – 7:00pm ~ Teen Discussion Group. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays. A safe space for female-identified teens to meet and discuss feminism and other topics relevant to their lives. Some upcoming discussion topics may include healthy relationships, body image, street harassment, LGBTQ issues and more. Info: 617-354-6394

    6:00-7:00pm ~ Body Image Discussion Group. Weekly (New Day!). Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com and gambardellage@gmail.com

July 30, Thursday

  • 10:00am – 12:00pm ~ Sewing Group. Weekly. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Questions/Info:  617-354-6394.

    *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Cooking Basics. Weekly. Come learn your way around the kitchen. Learn to cook some easy recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *1:00 – 2:00pm ~ Yoga With Elise & Emmie. Weekly. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).

    *6:30 – 8:00pm ~ Ladies, Let’s Talk About It - Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Weekly. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807.

July 31, Friday

  • *12:00 – 1:00pm ~ Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

    *12:00 – 3:00pm ~ Drop-In Hours. Daily. Come use the Center to cook or eat a meal, use a computer, look at books in the library, socialize or take a few moments of quiet reflection. Info: 617-354-6394

    *5:00 – 6:00pm ~ Sexuality and Sexual Health Discussion Group. Weekly. Join us in an open space to discuss the myths and realities surrounding sexuality and sexual health. Let's empower ourselves by learning more about how to embrace our sexualities in a healthy way! Info: miawomenscenter@gmail.com

Other Groups:

*Straight Marriage, Still Questioning. “A Question of Two Lives - Where do I go from here?” A peer led support group for the woman in a straight relationship struggling with her sexual orientation. If you are interested in attending or for more information please contact us at kate.e.flynn@gmail.com  

Drop in Hours
Monday – Saturday 12:00 to 3:00 pm

New Groups

Basic Yoga With Marilyn. Mondays, weekly starting 7/20, 6-7pm. Come restore and rejuvenate your body, mind and spirit. Women of all experience levels welcome (including beginners!). Please RSVP—space is limited. To RSVP or for more info: marilynregan58@gmail.com

*Basic English/Spanish Discussion Group. 2nd & 4th Wednesdays (7/8 & 7/22), 11:00am-12:30pm. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish skills? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? Join us for this informal discussion group! Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

*Basic Yoga with Elise & Emmie, Thursdays, 1-2pm. Gain strength, flexibility and confidence and learn breathing techniques for stress management, relaxation and focus. Open to women of all experience levels. Elise and Emmie teach alternating weeks. Please RSVP to eliselovezumba@yahoo.com (space limited).

*Career and Academic Skills Workshop Series. Fridays, 12-1pm, weekly. Come get support with job/school applications, internet job hunting, interview skills, resumes/cover letter writing, improving grades and standardized test scores and other professional and academic skills. Each week will have a different focus, but the last half hour of each session will be set aside for individual questions and one-on-one help. Info: msp72@georgetown.edu

*Sexuality and Sexual Health Discussion Group. Fridays, 5-6pm, weekly. Join us in an open space to discuss the myths and realities surrounding sexuality and sexual health. Let's empower ourselves by learning more about how to embrace our sexualities in a healthy way! Info: miawomenscenter@gmail.com

*Basics of Building a Business. 1st and 3rd Saturdays (only 3rd Saturday in July), 7/18, 11:00am – 12:00pm. Want to start your own business? Have a great idea but unsure what to do next? Come learn the tools you need to start your own business! No prior knowledge required. Info: n.vgutteres@gmail.com

Ongoing Groups + Activities

*Feminist Book Club. Last Monday of the month (7/27), 7-8pm. A meeting to discuss books of all kinds, through the lens of feminist theory and our own experiences. All perspectives encouraged and welcomed. This month’s will be Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler. Info: jessicamchapman@ymail.com.   

*Luncheons at the Women’s Center. Monday, 7/6, 12-1pm and Tuesday, 7/21, 12-1pm: Luncheon and discussion. For more info please call: 617-354-6394

Beading Group. Mondays, 2:30-4:30pm. Weekly. Come work on your own beading projects and socialize. All women welcome. Questions/info: call 617-354-6394   

Painting and Drawing Group, Tuesdays, 11am-1pm. This class is open to all women who would like to paint, draw, and/or make art in a creative environment. No experience necessary. For more information, call 617-354-6394.

Women’s Center Board of Trustees Meeting. 5:30-7:00pm, Wednesday, 7/15.  Info: board@cambridgewomenscenter.org

Survival and Support: Women Coping With the Mental Illness of Loved Ones. Thursday, 7/16, 6-7:30 (usually one Tuesday/month but on Thursday in July).  This peer discussion group provides a sharing space for women to talk about the challenges of supporting a friend or family member living with mental illness. Sign-up/Info: cwcsurvivsupp@gmail.com

Crochet and Knitting Circle. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month (7/1 & 7/15), 11am-12:30pm. Do you enjoy making things out of yarn? Join us for crafting and good company. Prior knowledge of knitting/crochet required (no instruction offered). Some needles & yarn available. Info: Joanna@3speedlife.com

Body Image Discussion Group. Wednesdays (NEW DAY), 6-7pm.  Weekly. Let's take the power back. Please join us as we explore the mold that has been created by the media for our bodies. Through our discussion we want to empower each other to not only love and accept our bodies but to promote self-love to all those we encounter. And, of course, everybody is welcome! Info: clsurace@gmail.com

*Teen Discussion Group. 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesdays  (7/1, 7/15 and 7/29), 6-7pm. A safe space for female-identified teens to meet and discuss feminism and other topics relevant to their lives. Some upcoming discussion topics may include healthy relationships, body image, street harassment, LGBTQ issues and more. Info: 617-354-6394

Trauma Discussion Group. Weekly, Thursdays, 6-7pm. An intimate group where women can share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Info: groupcambridge@gmail.com

Sewing Group. Thursdays, 10am-12pm,. This sewing group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Open to all women. Questions/Info: BostonArtCollectives@gmail.com

*Cooking Basics. Thursdays, 12:00-1:00pm. Come learn to cook some easy and tasty recipes with basic ingredients. Info: 617-354-6394

*Ladies, Let’s Talk About It: Women’s Narcotic Anonymous (NA) Meeting. Thursdays, 6:30-8pm. Support group for women recovering from drug and alcohol abuse. Info: 617-354-8807

*The Breakfast Club. Saturdays, 10:30-11:30am. Come join us for breakfast and conversation. We’ll cook and eat breakfast while enjoying each other’s company! Info: 617-354-6394

 

 

 

 

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