Cambridge Historical Society: "Housing for All?" 3-Part Symposium


Thursday, October 13, 2016, 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Cambridge Public Library Main Branch 


-a new initiative by the CHS, meeting you in the City

This fall, the Cambridge Historical Society presents 3 conversations

about the past, present, and future of affordable housing in Cambridge. The question, 'Housing for All?' will be posed to knowledgeable experts and to Cantabrigians like you. Bring your stories and questions to the conversations. 

Conversation 1, "How did we get here? What are the challenges? Who is the 'we'?" 

Thursday 10/13, 6-8pm, Cambridge Public Library Main Branch

Conversation 2, "What have been the successes and failures of affordable housing planning and activism?" 

Thursday 10/27, 6-8pm, Cambridge Community Center, 5 Callender Street

Conversation 3, "How do we achieve the affordable city?" 

Thursday 11/17, 6-8pm, Cambridge Public Library Central Square Branch


Events are free. Details and registration found on 


The symposia is partially funded by Mass Humanities, and through the generous support of Cambridge Savings Bank and other local sponsors.