Somerville Road Runners 173 Broadway, Somerville, MA02145 The Somerville Road Runners is a nonprofit running club that organizes workouts, group runs, charity fundraisers,…More cookouts, races and more. For membership information, visit the Somerville Road Runners website.
Dante Club 3 Dante Ter, Somerville, MA02143 This private club, founded in 1908, rents out a large function room on its second floor with multiple full bars and…More televisions. An industrial kitchen, large restrooms and the club's members-only hall are on the ground floor. Fundraisers, showers and political organizations typically make use of the function room and Dante's massive parking lot.
The Mystic Learning Center strives to " improve the lives of low-income children and…More families living at the Mystic Public Housing Development."
Offering an after school program as well as basketball and soccer leagues and a Teen Choice Club, the center has activites for all school-age children. Located on the first floor of the Mystic Activity Center, "children participate in reading, math, nature studies, crafts, game groups and computer" activites throughout the year. Offering family trips, picnics and summer camps, the center also holds fundraising events throughout the year.
This local branch of the national Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States organization, VFW Post 529, is named…More for George Dilboy, a onetime Somerville resident of Greek descent who received the Medal of Honor for his efforts in World War I.
The George Dilboy Post is located on Summer Street just outside of Davis Square in the Winter Hill Bank building, with its entrance on Summer Street adjacent to the parking lot. This local branch holds monthly meetings, hosts fundraisers, does community service projects, participates in national scholarship contests and reaches out to local veterans. The George Dilboy Post also rents out its hall for functions and events.