November 22, 2014
Worcester – Join the Worcester Men of Song Chorus Saturday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 p.m., to start off the holiday season with “We Need a Little Christmas.” The evening of barbershop harmony will feature Earl Rainey’s Epic Brass, the Downtown Crossing Quartet, the Curtain Call Quartet, and, of course, the Worcester Men of Song Chorus, at Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St.
Tickets ordered by mail are $20 per person, and $22.50 per person if ordered by phone or online. For more information, call the Mechanics Hall Box Office at 508-752-0888 or visit www.mechanicshall.org.
Worcester – Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 22-23, the Worcester Mineral Club will hold its Annual Show at the National Guard Armory, 701 Lincoln St. Show times are Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The show will feature dealers with a wide range of material from children’s and beginner to advanced collector levels.
For more information on the Worcester Mineral Club and the upcoming show, visit www.worcestermineralclub.org.
Shrewsbury – Arts on the Green’s first official coffeehouse opens Saturday, Nov. 22, at 7 p.m., with an evening of music, song, and laughter featuring a wide range of theatrical and vocal talent from both First Congregational Church and greater Shrewsbury.
Admission is free, with a suggested donation of $10 for adults and $5 for students and children. First Congregational Church is located at 19 Church Rd.
Berlin – Flyleaf Theater Company, based in Westborough and Berlin, will present Hardtacks: Folk Music of the Civil War Saturday, Nov. 22, at 6 p.m., at the 1870 Town Hall in Berlin. Explore the American Civil War through unique combinations of period music, visual materials, and your voice!
The cost is $10 per person. The 1870 Town Hall is located at 12 Woodward Ave. Visit www.flyleaftheater.com for more information.
Northborough – Trinity Church, located at 23 Main St., will be holding a travel night and pot luck dinner Saturday, Nov. 22. Come see and hear about the Great Wall of China, the Terra Cotta Warriors Site, cruise on the Yangtze River, an elementary school visit, and a sense of what it’s like to live in China today!
Meet in the Fellowship Hall at 6 p.m. to enjoy a pot luck dinner, followed by the presentation at 7 p.m. Contact Dave Chin at email@example.com for more information.
Phillipston – A Thanksgiving Harvest Festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 22 & 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, at Red Apple Farm, 455 Highland Ave. Enjoy food, fun, and music, and get everything you need for the holiday.
For more information, visit www.redapplefarm.com or call 800-628-4851.
Southborough – It will be two great bands in one great show as Steeple Coffeehouse presents Miles to Dayton and Pesky J. Nixon Saturday, Nov. 22. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. at Pilgrim Church, 15 Common St.
Miles to Dayton offers a mix of folk, country, and classical music, while Pesky J. Nixon performs acoustic folk with a spritz of electric rock.
Tickets are, in advance, $15 general and $12 students/seniors. At the door, tickets are $18 general and $15 students/seniors. Admission is free for children under 5. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.steeplecoffeehouse.org or call 508-281-9995.
November 21, 2014
Northborough – Children ages 7 and up are invited to participate in a Create Together Makespace Program, to be held Friday, Nov. 21, from 2:30-4 p.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Whether you like to build something or break it down, this is the program for you! The library will have laptops, keyboards, old cell phones, and more to take apart, as well as lots of tools and materials to build with. Sewing, knitting, and crafts stations will also be available.
No registration is necessary. To find out more, call the Northborough Free Library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4.
Northborough – Children ages 3-5 are invited to a Totally Turkeys Story & Craft to be held Friday, Nov. 21, from 10:15-11 a.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. Listen to a story before making a craft totally about turkeys. Registration begins Nov. 1. Call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to register or for more information.
Hudson – Members of the community are invited to come to the Hudson Senior Center, 29 Church St., Friday, Nov. 21, at 10 a.m., for a movie and a discussion. “My Mother’s Garden” is the story of Eugenia Lester whose hoarding disorder has entered a dangerous and life threatening stage. Directed by her daughter, Cynthia, it documents how one family comes together to cope with their mother’s disorder and rebuild a lost sense of family.
The 60-minute documentary will be followed by a discussion of help with hoarding behavior. For more information, email ClearPathMA@gmail.com or call Ana at 978-568-9638.