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Architectural walking tour to visit historic Westborough neighborhood of Vintonville

September 14th, 2017

Westborough – As part of Westborough’s 300th anniversary celebration, R. Christopher Noonan, historic preservationist and historic real estate specialist, will lead an architectural tour, “Vintonville: Immigrant Workers to International Business,” Saturday, Sept. 16, from 1-3 p.m.

Potluck lunch for seniors Sept. 21

September 14th, 2017

Westborough – Westborough Senior Center Supporters (WSCS) will host a potluck lunch Thursday, Sept. 21, from 12-2 p.m. at the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Road. Entertainment will be provided by pianist Jim Duncan. The cost is $3. Reservations by Tuesday, Sept. 19, by calling 508-366-3000. 

‘Fill the Boot’ drive Sept. 16

September 14th, 2017

Westborough – The Westborough Fire Fighters will be conducting their annual “Fill the Boot” drive Saturday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the rotary in Westborough Center. Donations will support the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

‘Spirit of Shrewsbury’ to be on display at annual festival

September 14th, 2017

Shrewsbury – It’s almost time for one of the most anticipated events of the year – the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival. This year’s festival, the 21st in its history, will feature many of the time-honored favorites throughout the weekend of Sept 23-24.

Scarecrows on the Common begins Sept. 18

September 14th, 2017

Shrewsbury – For the 13th year, the Shrewsbury Garden Club is sponsoring Scarecrows on the Common as part of the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival.

Free screenings, flu shots at Shrewsbury Senior Center

September 14th, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Lions Club is sponsoring a free vision and hearing screening Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave. Optometrists from Reliant Medical and Mass. College of Pharmacy and Health Services will be performing screenings. In addition, Walmart of West Boylston will be on site providing flu immunizations Children and adults of all ages are welcome.

Corridor Nine to host networking skills workshop

September 14th, 2017

Region  – The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a workshop on “Networking: How to maximize your connections,” Tuesday, Sept. 19. The event will be presented by Mark Altman, the founder of MindsetGo.

Annual Friends of the Poor walk Sept. 30

September 14th, 2017

Marlborough – Immaculate Conception and St. Matthias parishes will hold their annual St. Vincent de Paul Friends of the Poor Walk Saturday, Sept. 30, starting at Immaculate Conception School, 25 Washington Court, Marlborough. Registration begins at 9 a.m. The three-mile walk on the Assabet River Rail Trail begins at 10 a.m.

Boat Parade features sound of music on Lake Quinsigamond

September 12th, 2017

Region – With this year’s theme of music, melodic sounds of various genres accompanied the traditionally creative sights Sept. 9 when the annual Lake Quinsigamond Boat Parade began and ended at Regatta Point in Worcester.

Spirit of Shrewsbury to offer mix of events for all ages 

September 6th, 2017

Shrewsbury –This year’s Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival, the 21st in its history, will culminate with a number of events the weekend of Saturday, Sept. 23, and Sunday, Sept. 24.

Here are details on a few of the events taking place. Check next week’s issue of the Community Advocate for details on other events including the Town Expo Craft Fair, parade and more.

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