April 3, 2015
Marlborough – You are invited to join St. Matthias Parish, located at 409 Hemenway St., for the most sacred time for Catholic Christians: the Easter Triduum. The Holy Week schedule includes: Good Friday Stations of the Cross on Friday, April 3, at 3 p.m.; Good Friday Veneration of the Cross on Friday, April 3, at 7 p.m.; Easter Vigil on Saturday, April 4, at 8 p.m.; and Easter Sunday Mass to be held April 5, at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. An Easter Egg Hunt follows the 9 a.m. Mass.
For more information, contact the St. Matthias Parish office at 508-460-9255.
Grafton – The Congregational Church of Grafton will be observing Good Friday April 3, at 12 p.m., with Stations of the Cross at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 53 N Main St., North Grafton. For more information, call the church office at 508-839-4513.
South Grafton – Good Friday at Saint James Parish, 89 Main St., South Grafton, will be observed April 3 with morning prayer 8-8:30 a.m., Stations of the Cross 4-5 p.m., and The Lord’s Passion 7-8 p.m. For more information, call the parish office at 508-839-5354.
April 4, 2015
Grafton – The Friends of the Grafton Public Library will host the annual Spring Egg Hunt fundraiser Saturday, April 4, with sessions at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. to be followed by stories, crafts and a visit with the Easter Bunny. Tickets will be available at the Grafton Public Library, 35 Grafton Common, starting in mid-March. For more information, call the library at 508-839-4649.
Marlborough – St. Matthias Parish, located at 409 Hemenway St., will hold an Easter Vigil Saturday, April 4, at 8 p.m., with Easter Sunday Masses to be held Sunday, April 5, at 9 a.m. (Easter Egg Hunt to follow) and 11 a.m. For more information, contact the St. Matthias Parish office at 508-460-9255.
South Grafton – Saint James Parish, 89 Main St., South Grafton, will hold an Easter Vigil morning prayer Saturday, April 4, 8-8:30 a.m., and an Easter Vigil Mass with the adult choir 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information, call the parish office at 508-839-5354.
Northborough – Bring along your dad or other special male grown-up to the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., for a Dads & Donuts Storytime Saturday, April 4, from 10-10:30 a.m. Listen to some new stories and enjoy doughnuts and juice for a morning snack! Registration is required. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to register or for more information.
Westborough – Kristen Smith, author of “Through the Black Hole,” will be at Tatnuck Bookseller Saturday, April 4, from 1-3 p.m. By year 2509, civilization has been reduced to a hostile and revolting level. Countries have merged together to create large, state-of-the-art societies. As each country struggles to prove to the rest of the world that they are the most advanced and powerful, a never before-seen war that carries the most advanced nuclear weapons that the world has ever seen ensues. Five hundred years later, a handful of existing scientists search to reverse the climate change caused by the war, before Earth meets a frozen fate.
Tatnuck Bookseller is located at 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center.
Hudson – The town of Hudson will be holding a one-day rabies clinic Saturday, April 4, from 1:30-3 p.m. (a rabies clinic for cats will be offered during the last half hour), at the Municipal Garage at the Department of Public Works building, 1 Municipal Dr. off Cox Street. All dogs must be restrained with a collar and leash, as well as have a new license for 2015, and all cats must be restrained or in a carrier. The rabies vaccine is good for one year. Cost is $20 (for dogs, the $20 is paid to the Town Clerk when the 2015 license is purchased).
For more information, call the Town Clerk’s office at 978-568-9615 or email email@example.com.
April 5, 2015
Shrewsbury – First Congregational Church, 19 Church Rd., will observe Easter Sunday April 5, at 6 a.m., 9 a.m., and 11 a.m. For more information, call the church at 508-845-7286.