August 6, 2015
Hudson – The Cellucci Park 2015 Summer Concerts, geared toward families with young children, conclude Thursday, Aug. 6, at 12 p.m., with Jeannie Mack Kid’s Music. Cellucci Park is located at 37 South St. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be cancelled.
Northborough – The Museum of Science will present Super Cold Science! Thursday, Aug. 6, from 10:30-11:30 a.m., at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. The program is for kids in grades 1-5 with their grown-up. Amazing things happen when matter changes temperature! Experience the remarkable changes in size, form and behavior that occur when a variety of objects and substances are super-cooled.
Registration is required. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to sign up or for more information. Sponsored by Jeanine Vitale of Prism Point Photography.
Westborough – The Westborough Public Library, 55 W. Main St., will hold book sales Thursdays, Aug. 6 and Aug. 20, from 12-6 p.m., during the Westborough Farmers Market. Also on sale will be DVDs and CDs. Proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Westborough Public Library.
In addition, there is an ongoing book sale in the library during business hours, with carts of books for sale outside the children’s room and on the main floor near the elevator. There are collection boxes for payment at the circulation desks.
For information on the book sales, membership to the organization or other comments, email FriendsOWPL@gmail.com or call 508-870-1895.
Northborough – Join the Friends of the Northborough Senior Center as they welcome the vintner of Cape Cod’s First Crush Winery, Dr. Frank Puzio, to tempt your taste buds with five varieties of wine. Bring your friends for an evening out Thursday, Aug. 6, from 5-7 p.m., and enjoy some light appetizers matched with wine samples. The wine tasting will be held at Whitney Place in Northborough.
Tickets are limited at only $20 and will not be available at the door, so buy your tickets in advance at the Senior Center, 119 Bearfoot Rd., or at Whitney Place, 238 West Main St. For more information, call Anita Hagspiel at 508-414-8943. Sponsored by the Friends of the Northborough Senior Center
Northborough – The Northborough Community Affairs Committee announced the return of its free Summer Concert Series for 2015. All concerts will be held on Thursdays at Ellsworth-McAfee Park (Route 135) in Northborough from 6 – 8 p.m.
The schedule features:
Aug. 6: Throwback to the ‘60s (Rain date: Sunday, Aug. 9, 5 – 7 p.m.)
A professional ‘60s tribute band will play favorites from the decade. Northborough House of Pizza will be selling slices and subs, and Yummy Mummy Brownies will be selling baked goods.
Aug. 20 – Bad Reputation (Rain date: Sunday, Aug. 23, 5 – 7 p.m.)
Bad Reputation is a high energy rock band that plays everything from ‘80s rock to songs of today. Northborough House of Pizza will be selling slices and subs, and Yummy Mummy Brownies will be selling baked goods.
Sponsors for the event are Marlborough Savings Bank and Carvalho & Roth. For more information about the Northborough Community Affairs Committee, visit www.northboroughcac.weebly.com or find them on Facebook.
Southborough – The 2015 Summer Concert Series in Southborough continues Thursday, Aug. 6, from 6-8 p.m., with the horn-driven pop and rock of Infractions. The rain date is Aug. 13. The concerts take place on the Neary School field by the tennis courts, and are free and open to the public. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs. Concessions and dinner will be available for purchase.
The concert series concludes Aug. 20 with the 1950s to today’s hits of Hit the Bus (rain date: Aug. 27).
Neary School is located at 53 Parkerville Rd. For rain date information, call 508-485-0710 and press 8. The concert series is supported in part by a grant from the Southborough Cultural Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Arts Council, a state agency.
Shrewsbury – To mark the 100th Anniversary of Dean Park, the Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library is joining forces with the Shrewsbury Parks and Recreation Department to host a free summer concert for all. The concert, featuring Dan Gabel and the Abletones, is scheduled for Thursday, Aug. 6, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Dean Park in Shrewsbury.
Pack a picnic supper to enjoy on the lawn at Dean Park. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be moved indoors to the Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave. The event is made possible by the Friends of the Shrewsbury Public Library.
Marlborough – The Mayor’s 2015 Summer Concert Series will feature Flashback Thursday, Aug. 6, from 7-9 p.m., on Union Common (the corner of Main Street and Route 85). The schedule is as follows: Silver City Aug. 13, the Missy Maxfield Project Aug. 20, and Dom V & the Swing Out Big Band Aug. 27.
Admission is free. There are no rain dates.
August 7, 2015
Hopedale – Audiences are invited to Enter Stage Left Theater’s production of the Tony-Award winning musical, Thoroughly Modern Millie. The story centers on a small town girl searching for a new life in the bright lights of 1920s New York City. Performances are Aug. 7-8 and Aug. 14-15 at Hopedale High School, 25 Adin St. All performances are at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $20 general admission and $15 for seniors and students with ID and can be purchased at www.hopartscenter.org/performances.
Northborough –Children in grades K-5 are invited to join Linda Davis Friday, Aug. 7, from 10-10:30 a.m., for some stretching, breathing, and other yoga introductory techniques at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Bring along a yoga mat or one will be provided for you.
Registration is required. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to sign up or for more information.