Who we are...
Located in the Riverside neighborhood of Cambridge, between Central Square and Memorial Drive, the Cambridge Community Center has been serving the community for over 86 years. Today our mission is to promote community cooperation and unity and empower youth, individuals, and families. We do this by offering social, cultural, educational, and recreational activities.
What we do....
We have four programs for youth at the CCC:
CCC Enriches K-5 After School Program
CCC Inspires Middle School After School Program
CCC Empowers year-round Teen Volunteer Program
Cowemoki Summer Enrichment Program summer program for K-8
Our youth programs run 51 weeks of the year, without fail. We are also proud to accept EEC vouchers and offer tuition assistance to income eligible families. Our hours and rates give you the flexibility you need while our program gives your child the very best. Sign up today!
The Center also offers programming for people of all ages! We founded the first ever Cambridge Winter Farmers Market, which runs from January to April inside our full-size gymnasium. We have hold professional art shows in our Riverside Gallery. We also rent space in our building to community groups and for events. We are also proud to be a part of the Cambridge Food and Fitness Policy Council. More community programs and events are added regularly, so keep up with our news here, on Facebook, Twitter, and our mailing list (see right).
You can get involved here in many ways. Enroll your child, donate, volunteer, rent a space! As a community center, we truly rely on the support of the community, which we believe extends far beyond our neighborhood. Please consider supporting us so we can continue to fulfill our mission. Thank you. And shop with our Amazon link and 4-6% of your purchase goes to us at no extra cost to you!
Calendar of Events
NOW Read Yoeal's Story
NOW Enrollment OPEN for CCC Enriches, CCC Inspires, School Vacation Weeks, and Cowemoki Summer Enrichment
NOW-April 30 Boston Globe subscribers vote for the Center to help us win free ad space!
Jan-April Saturdays 10am-2pm Cambridge Winter Farmers Market!
April 12 3-5pm Time Trade Circle Swap Meet (more info soon!)
April 21-24 April Vacation full day youth program
May 3, June 14, July 19 Time Trade Circle Free Theater Workshop
May 9, 10 11am-7pm Open Studios at Riverside Gallery
May 31 3-5pm "Spring in Camberville" art show opening at Riverside Gallery
Ongoing Follow The Hip Hop Transformation to see their many events!
Photos of past youth events and past community events also on Facebook
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