Fabville is a fabrication space within Somerville High School aiming to complement the collection of professional, semi-professional, and artist-focused spaces already available in and around Somerville. With a focus on education, design, and entrepreneurship, the Somerville Fab Lab is focused on engaging people in the creative process of design and prototyping, using its tools and resources to support, rather than drive, that creative process.
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM)
Science Club for Girls
Since its founding in 1994, Science Club for Girls (SCFG) has provided the very best in girls-specific programming by connecting girls in K-12 grades, especially those from underrepresented groups, with female mentor-scientists through free science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs in a fun, nurturing, interactive environment
Somerville Media Center
The Somerville Media Center offers a wide variety of classes and programming for all ages, including photography, audio production and teen-only documentary making.
Somerville Media Center Makerspace Mondays
Makerspace Mondays is a drop-in media maker lab in which youth will be trained on our studio equipment through structured workshops at the beginning of the year, which will gradually become more youth-driven. Once youth have displayed competency with our equipment, they will then be able to work on their own individual or collaborative passion projects with staff support. Cost is $65 for the whole year,
Somerville Media Center Workshop Wednesdays
Workshop Wednesday are 6 week classes for youth who want to learn to make their own original media including memes and GIFs, audio production, stop motion animation and more.
The Flagship Clubhouse at the Museum of Science
We are a free program for Boston-area youth ages 10-18. Our drop-in format allows Members the flexibility to pursue their own work in a way that matches their schedules.