December 19, 2014
Northborough – Children of all ages are welcome to enjoy the music of Bill Roy Friday, Dec. 19, from 10:30-11 a.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34, Main St. Registration is required. To sign up or for more information, call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4.
Marlborough – Come spend the afternoon with “John Barrymore” Friday, Dec. 19, at 2 p.m., at the Marlborough Senior Center, 250 Main St. Enjoy the life and times of the “bad boy” actor of the early 20th century.
Light refreshments will be served. To sign up or for more information, stop by the senior center or call 508-485-6492.
December 18, 2014
Cheryl Melody. photo/submitted
Westborough – The Literary Arts Open Mic is proud to showcase musician Cheryl Melody as the featured artist Thursday, Dec. 18, from 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center.
Cheryl Melody has a Music Education degree as well as a Master of Arts degree. She has created the sound healing CD, Voice of the Angels – A Healing Journey, which receives international airplay and rave testimonials; a multi-generational CD called Celebrate Peace!; a lullaby CD, Lullabies of Love; and many children’s CDs for babies through tweens, all having received the Parents Choice and Kidlutions national awards. She also has written Peace Begins with You and Me a musical for older children.
To participate in the Literary Arts Open Mic event, contact Zorina Frey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southborough – The Southborough Genealogy Club will meet Thursday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m., at the Southborough Library, 25 Main St. Call 508-485-5031 for more information.
Westborough – A candlelight holiday memorial service will be held Thursday, Dec. 18, at 7:30 p.m., in the sanctuary of St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St. During this busy, and often difficult, holiday season we invite family and friends to participate in this evening of thoughtful prayer, reflection, and music. You are welcome to bring a photo or other small remembrance of your loved one to display during the service. If you would like the name of the deceased mentioned during the service, please plan on arriving at 7:15 p.m.
For more information on St. Luke the Evangelist Church, visit http://stlukes-parish.org/ or call 508-366-5502.
Marlborough – The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School auditorium, 215 Fitchburg St., will come alive Thursday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m., as the student band and chorus perform a varied repertoire. There will be holiday favorites, of course, and rock and jazz ensembles, but all the songs from FROZEN will delight the children. General Admission is only $3 at the door for adults, and children 12 and under are admitted free. Parents are encouraged to bring young FROZEN fans to sing along!
December 17, 2014
Hudson – Join the River’s Edge Arts Alliance Wednesday, Dec. 17, from 7:30-10 p.m., for Broadway by the River’s Edge. The Broadway open mic night will take place at Harvest Café, 40 Washington St. For more information, call 978-562-1646 or visit www.upwitharts.org.
Southborough – Saint Matthew Parish, 105 Southville Rd., will hold an Advent Taize prayer service Wednesday, Dec. 17, from 7:30-8 p.m. All are invited to an evening of song and prayer. Teenagers and adults alike are welcome. Visit www.stmatthewcatholic-southboro.org or call the church at 508-485-2285 for more information.
Northborough – “Blanche on the Lam” by Barbara Neely will be the selection as the book discussion group at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., meets Wednesday, Dec. 17, from 7-8:30 p.m.
New members always welcome at any session. Copies of the books are available for loan at the Circulation Desk. For more information, call 508-393-5025.
Region – The Bancroft School is holding “Storytime Wednesdays” in the school’s library, 110 Shore Drive, Worcester, Dec. 17, from 9-10 a.m. Parents are invited to bring their preschoolers and enjoy stories, snacks and fun activities. The story time is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 508-854-9227 or visit www.bancroftschool.org/storytime.