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October 10, 2014

Marlborough: Haunted Woods food drive to benefit food pantry

Marlborough – The Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129, 67 Fitchburg St., will host a Haunted Woods food drive for three weekends in October and Halloween evening. Admission is at least one nonperishable item for the Marlborough Community Cupboard.


The Haunted Woods will be open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, from dusk to 10 p.m., beginning Oct. 10 through Oct. 26, as well as Halloween, Friday, Oct. 31. Also on Halloween night, a party for adults will take place inside the lodge, which is open to the public and will feature the band Deep Blue dJinn.



Start: October 10, 2014
End: October 10, 2014
Venue: Marlborough Moose Family Center 1129
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67 Fitchburg St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

October 11, 2014

Northborough: Teacher appreciation at Church of the Nativity

Northborough – The Church of the Nativity, 45 Howard St., will be hosting a Teacher Appreciation Weekend Oct. 11-12 at its worship services. All teachers and educators are invited to hear a teacher speak about her experience in teaching as it relates to her life. This is a time to celebrate all educators. All are invited.


Services will be Saturday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 12, at 7:45 or 10 a.m. A lunch will follow at 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.


For additional information, visit RSVP to or 508-393-3146.



Start: October 11, 2014
End: October 12, 2014
Venue: Church of the Nativity
Phone: 508 393 3146
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45 Howard St., Northborough, MA, United States, 01532

Shrewsbury: Boy Scouts to hold bottle drive in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury – Boy Scout Troop 114 of Shrewsbury will be holding a bottle and can drive Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Donate redeemable bottles and cans by bringing them to the Shrewsbury Town Hall, 100 Maple Ave. Proceeds of the drive will be used to support programs of the troop.



Start: October 11, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Shrewsbury Town Hall
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100 Maple Ave, Shrewsbury, MA, United States, 01545

Hudson: Electronic and Appliance Recycle Day at Saint Michael Parish

Hudson – All towns are welcome to participate in the Electronic and Appliance Recycle Day to be held Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the parking lot at Saint Michael Parish, 198 Main St.


The following items will be accepted:

  • Any kind of electronic item, including computers, scanners, flat panel monitors, copiers, etc. for $5 each.
  • Any kind of appliance and more, including dishwashers, dryers, stoves, microwaves, dehumidifiers, refrigerators, ACs, exercise equipment, lawn mowers, small engine items, snow blowers, etc. for $10 each
  • TVs 10’’-30’’, flat panel monitors for $5 each
  • Glass monitors for $10 each

There will be no fee charged for cables, keyboards, cell phones, car batteries, etc.


Also, a bicycle recycle will be taking place for no fee. Bring your unwanted old or new bicycle and drop it off, and it will be reused again. Any bicycle is a good bicycle, including mountain, road, BMX, cruiser, old/new, kids, etc. Also wanted are sewing machines, for no fee as well.


To find out more, contact Dennis Wood at 508-277-7513 or



Start: October 11, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Saint Michael Parish
Phone: 508 277 7513
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198 Main St., Hudson, MA, United States, 01749
Cost: See listing for fee schedule.

Westborough: Westborough Girl Scouts to hold yard sale

Westborough – Westborough Girl Scout Troop 30633, led by Brenda Lord and Judy Wilchynski, will hold a yard sale Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Tufts Machine lot on East Main Street. The 16 members in grades 8-11 are raising money for a trip in June 2016.


For information or donate items, contact 508-870-1895 or



Start: October 11, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Tufts Machine Loft
Phone: 508 870 1895
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55 East Main St., Westborough, MA, United States, 01581

Marlborough: Open house at Marlborough Fire Department

Marlborough – All Marlborough residents are welcome to attend an open house at the Marlborough Fire Department on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Central Fire Station, 215 Maple St.



Start: October 11, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 11, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Central Fire Station
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215 Maple St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

Westborough: ‘It’s Time for the Truth!’ author Charles E. Hurlburt at Tatnuck Bookseller

Hurlburt book coverWestborough – Charles E. Hurlburt, author of “It’s Time for the Truth! The JFK Cover-up,” will be at Tatnuck Bookseller Saturday, Oct. 11, from 1-3 p.m.


Since the moment of President John F. Kennedy’s death more than half a century ago, theories and accusations about the real identity of his assassin or assassins have abounded. The government formed the Warren Commission ostensibly to reveal the true story of that tragic day, but the Commission’s report only raised more questions. Scholars and enthusiasts have become entranced by their search for the reality behind the accusations.


After 50 years of waiting, the truth is here. This is the most comprehensive primer to the JFK assassination yet. Every piece of evidence, whether it has been previously picked over or remains largely unknown, is presented. The public assertions of the Warren Commission are correlated with the primary evidence from which they worked.


For readers with an avid interest in the assassination and the theories surrounding it, or those who have only the barest knowledge of its events, this eminently readable volume offers both an introduction.


All are welcome to attend and meet the author. Tatnuck Bookseller is located at 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center.



Start: October 11, 2014 1:00 pm
End: October 11, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Tatnuck Bookseller
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18 Lyman St., Westborough, MA, United States, 01581

Northborough: Kindergarten Book Club meets at Northborough Library

Northborough – Kindergartners are invited to the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., Saturday, Oct. 11, from 2-3 p.m., for a Kindergarten Book Club. At this very first meeting, “Miss Nelson is Missing” by Harry Allard will be read. While enjoying a snack, children will look for clues about where Miss Nelson is.


Registration begins Sept. 22. To register or for more information, call 508-393-5025 ext. 4.



Start: October 11, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 11, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
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34 Main St., Northborough, MA, United States, 01532
Cost: Registration is required.

October 12, 2014

Westborough: WCLT to hold hike of Gilmore Pond

Westborough – Sunday, Oct. 12, from 1:30-3 p.m., enjoy the reds and golds of fall foliage on a short hike with Marge Fisher around Gilmore Pond to the newest link in the Charm Bracelet trails. Learn about the work done and in progress by Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) to polish this open space “jewel.” You can extend the walk onto the Upper Jackstraw Trail to see diverse woodlands.


Meet at the WCLT sign on Gilmore Farm Road. For more information, visit



Start: October 12, 2014 1:30 pm
End: October 12, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Gilmore Pond
Gilmore Farm Road, Westborough, MA, United States, 01581

October 13, 2014

Southborough: 2014 Heritage Day celebration

Southborough – The Town of Southborough's Heritage Day celebration will be held Monday, Oct. 13. For more information as the date approaches, visit the Southborough Recreation web site at



Start: October 13, 2014
End: October 13, 2014
Southborough, MA, United States, 01772