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The Friday Café

By First Church in Cambridge

The Friday Café is a neighborhood gathering place where housed and unhoused neighbors can mingle and get acquainted in a low-key, judgment-free setting.

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This is an ongoing program.
Friday. Afternoon and Evening.

Ages 17 and 18 and Adult.


Rev. Kate Layzer
Director and Founder
(617) 851-5074

No application or registration needed.



  • In-person only.

First Church

11 Garden Street
(corner of Mason & Garden streets)
Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Neighborhood 9 and West Cambridge

Wheelchair accessible

Additional information

The Café features hot coffee, nourishing food, music, art materials, and a community library.