June 27, 2015
South Grafton – A household hazardous waste collection day will be held Saturday, June 27, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Grafton Wastewater Plant, 9 Depot St. This is open to Grafton residences and businesses only. For a list of frequently asked questions and what will and will not be accepted, visit www.grafton-ma.gov and look under News & Notices or call the treatment plant at 508-839-8526 (business hours are Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.)
Ashby – The town of Ashby will be holding a town-wide yard sale Saturday, June 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be vendors on the Common as well as a map of the town with highlighted spots where residential homes will be hosting yard sales. View the image for more information.
Westborough – “Escape the Ordinary” by attending a concert by 4EverFab, a Beatles tribute band, Saturday, June 27, at 7 p.m., at the Westborough Public Library, 55 West Main St., to celebrate the start of the adult summer reading program. Come see 4EverFab’s Bob Hinsman, Kevin Dooley, Phil Donovan, and Fran Hart on their FABulous Summer Tour! One lucky attendee will also win a music CD of the Beatles 1 album, so don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to Escape the Ordinary!
“The Beatles…Nicely Played!” is a perfect description of 4EverFab, a phenomenally-talented and meticulously-exact Beatles tribute band whose beautiful harmonies and arrangements help get audiences in touch with why they loved the Beatles in the first place. The concert will feature a trip through all eras in the Beatles catalog.
Escape the Ordinary is sponsored by the Westborough Public Library, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. The library also wants to thank the William Curtis Library Trust Fund for sponsoring the concert and the Friends of the Westborough Public Library for helping to sponsor the adult summer reading program. This program is free and open to the public.
Adults can sign up to participate in the online Escape the Ordinary summer reading program at www.westboroughlib.org. For more information, call the library at 508-366-3050.
June 26, 2015
Framingham – The 2015 Framingham Concerts on the Green continue Friday, June 26, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., with JC & Enfusion, a James Brown tribute band. All concerts will be taking place on the Village Green at Framingham Center, 2 Oak St.
The schedule includes the Tom Nutile Big Band (big band swing) July 3, Metro (classic rock) July 10, the Bruce Katz Band (blues/jazz) July 17, Studio Two (Beatles tribute band) July 24, Loomers (return to the 1980s) July 31, and SLO Grass (blue grass/country) Aug. 7. Aug 14 will be used as rain date, if needed.
For more information, call the Framingham Parks & Recreation Department at 508-532-5962.
Southborough – To help raise funds for disaster relief in Nepal, the Southborough Rotary Club will present Nepal Earthquake Appeal Friday, June 26, from 6-9 p.m., at Saint Mark’s School. Enjoy a wine experience and music with Mike Smith, a certified sommelier and importer of Spanish wine.
Tickets are $25 per person or $40 per couple, with proceeds going toward helping Rotary International provide emergency shelter kits to the earthquake victims in Nepal. To make your reservations, call 508-786-6000.
Northborough – Children ages 3-6 are invited to the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., for some obstacle course fun Friday, June 26, from 10:30-11 a.m. If you like to jump, crawl and throw, then the library is the place to be as they will set up an indoor course for 30 minutes of movement fun! Registration is required. To find out more or to sign up, call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4.
Northborough – Children in grades K-5 are invited to join Linda Davis for a yoga session Friday, June 26, from 10-10:30 a.m., at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. A great way to give yoga a try, kids will do some stretching, breathing, and other yoga introductory techniques. Bring a yoga mat or one will be provided for your child.
Registration is required. To find out more or to register, call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 4.
Region – The second annual Golf Tournament to support the Lizzi Marriott Intrepid Explorer Scholarship will be held Friday, June 26 at Juniper Hills Golf Course, 202 Brigham St., Northborough. The scholarship, established in Lizzi Marriot’s memory after her death in October 2012, is granted to students pursuing a degree in marine sciences.
Last year, two scholarships of $2,500 each were awarded to candidates from the University of New Hampshire (UNH). Preference for the scholarship is given to Westborough High School students, UNH students and volunteers at the New England Aquarium. For more information, to sign up or become a sponsor, visit www.rememberlizzi.com.
Westborough – The Westborough Community Band will open its seventh season Friday, June 26 at the Westborough Fourth of July Block Party. The band will perform in front of the Forbes Municipal Building at 6 p.m. The band is conducted by Mattthew Lefebvre, and it is supported by a grant from the Westborough Cultural Council through the Massachusetts Cultural Council.
The members practice in the Westborough High School band room Thursday evenings from 6-7:30 p.m. Check in and set up is at 5:30 p.m. weekly. Enter the high school, 90 West Main St., from the back parking lot entrance. Upcoming rehearsals are June 11, 18, and 25, and July 9, 16, 23, and 30. For information, contact Kathy at email@example.com.
Hudson/Marlborough – The River’s Edge Arts Alliance will perform the Tony Award-winning musical “Cabaret” Friday and Saturday, June 26 and 27, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, June 28, at 2 p.m., in the Hudson High School auditorium, 69 Brigham St. This show is for mature audiences only.
Tickets are $16 for adult non-members and $14 for seniors/students 13 and up. Members receive a $2 discount. Limited premium on-stage seating tickets are available for $50 each. For more information, visit www.upwitharts.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.