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March 29, 2015

Northborough: Northboro Junior Woman’s Club sponsors 20th Annual Town Egg Hunt

Northborough – The Northboro Junior Woman’s Club is sponsoring the 20th Annual Town Egg Hunt Sunday, March 29 at the Zeh School, 33 Howard St. The event will be held rain or shine. Bring your camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny at 12:30 p.m. The egg hunt is free and begins promptly at 1 p.m. for all Northborough children ages 0-7 years. Bring your basket!

 

The Northboro Junior Woman’s Club (NJWC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in its community through volunteer efforts. NJWC has been active in Northborough for 40 years and is a member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs. Visit www.northborojuniors.org for find out more.

 

 

Start: March 29, 2015
End: March 29, 2015
Venue: Zeh School
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33 Howard St., Northborough, MA, United States, 01532

Hudson: Holy Week Services at First Federated Church

Hudson – Holy Week will be celebrated at First Federated Church, 200 Central St., with a series of services, beginning with Palm Sunday March 29 and culminating with Easter Sunday, April 5.

 

On Palm Sunday, March 29, palms will be distributed at the 10:30 a.m. worship service in remembrance of Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Also at 10:30, the children are invited to participate in an Easter egg hunt on the church grounds.

 

On Thursday, April 2, (Maundy Thursday), join First Federated at 7 p.m. for a quiet, contemplative Tenebrae Service, where communion will be served, several scriptures will be read, and candles will be extinguished reflecting Christ’s sufferings, betrayal, and death. On Good Friday, April 3, a service will be held at noon followed by a simple meatless luncheon served indoors.

 

And, Easter Sunday, April 5, the church will hold a 6 a.m. sunrise service, led by Dr. Virginia Gray, at the cross on the hill behind the church, weather permitting. In the case of inclement weather, the service will be held inside. An Easter breakfast will follow at approximately 6:30 a.m. The Easter service celebrating the Lord’s resurrection will be held later that morning at 10:30 a.m.

 

All are welcome to any or all of the services. For further information, visit www.firstfederatedchurch.org or call 978-562-9207.

 

 

Start: March 29, 2015
End: March 29, 2015
Venue: First Federated Church
Phone: 978 562 9207
Address:
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200 Central St., Hudson, MA, United States, 01749

Princeton: Princeton Arts Society to workshop on art of gold/metal leaf

Princeton – The Princeton Arts Society will hold a workshop on the versatile art of gold/metal leaf Sunday, March 29, from 1:30-4:30 p.m., in the PAS room on the first floor of the Princeton Center Building, 18 Boylston Ave. The easy to learn method is a great addition to an amazing array of art forms: paintings, ceramic pieces, walls, mirrors, plaster pieces, furniture and carvings, book covers, paper, greeting cards, costumes, wearable accessories, home accessories, gift items, vessels for flower arranging, and even cakes and cookies.

 

Painters, sculptors, ceramicists, decorators, woodworkers, writers, poets, calligraphers, crafters, bakers, DIY picture framers, etc. are all welcome.  No previous experience is required. Two wooden Easter eggs forms will be provided to gild, along with the tools and materials to learn the process. Participants will make a finished piece by the end of the workshop. Experiment with bronze, copper, silver, and gold leaf and see a very wide variety of inspired projects.

 

Light refreshments will be provided. The class is limited to 25 adults, and cost is $15 for PAS members and $20 for non-members. Pre-register by sending an email containing your name, with “gold leaf workshop” in the subject area, to andreadriscoll@hotmail.com so supplies can be purchased, and then send your check before March 20 to Andrea Driscoll, 285 Redemption Rock Trail, Sterling, MA 01564.

 

 

Start: March 29, 2015 1:30 pm
End: March 29, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Princeton Arts Society
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18 Boylston Ave., Princeton, MA, United States, 01541
Cost: Space is limited and registered is required. $15 for PAS members and $20 for non-members.

Westborough: Friends of the Westborough Library to host ‘Frozen’ Tea Party

Westborough – The Friends of the Westborough Public Library invite all princes and princesses to join Queen Elsa and Princess Anna for an afternoon of sing-alongs, meet-and-greets, photo opportunities, door prizes and refreshments. The “Frozen” Tea Party will be held Sunday, March 29, from 2-4 p.m., at Acacia at Indian Meadows, 275 Turnpike Road (Route 9), Westborough.

 

Tickets are $18, and can be purchased online at www.westboroughlib.org or in person at the Westborough Public Library, 55 W. Main St. Seating is limited to 250 attendees. Everyone attending the party must have a valid ticket, and each child must be supervised by a parent or guardian. Tickets will not be sold at the door.

 

Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Westborough Public Library Capital Fund Project. This event is made possible through the generous support of Marlborough Savings Bank, Penta Communications, and Central One Federal Credit Union.

 

For more information, or for sponsorship opportunities, contact Karen Fay at 781-354-1265.

 

 

Start: March 29, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Westborough Public Library
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55 West Main St., Westborough, MA, United States, 01581
Cost: $18 in advance. Tickets will not be available at the door.

Marlborough: Library to host CSF information night

Marlborough – Do you need money for college? Applications for the 2015 Scholarships of CSF of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars®, a local chapter of Scholarship America, are now open. The Marlborough Public Library, 35 West Main St., will be hosting a CSF of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars information session to discuss the application process and to answer any questions. The session will be held Sunday, March 29, from 2-3 p.m. The application process is a fully online process accessible through www.marlborough.dollarsforscholars.org.

 

All current graduating high school students, college students and graduate students, who currently reside in Marlborough are encouraged to create the necessary profile needed for the application process. The profile process can be found on the Students and Parents tab on the website. Once completed, the profile will match the applicant to any CSF of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars scholarship for which the applicant is eligible as well as any national or regional scholarships across the Scholarship America network. The scholarship application deadline is April 15, 2015.

 

If you have any questions concerning the application process, contact CSF of Marlborough Dollars for Scholars at csfmarlborough@gmail.com or Diane Cronin at 508-481-5682.

 

 

Start: March 29, 2015 2:00 pm
End: March 29, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Marlborough Public Library
Phone: 508 481 5682
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35 West Main St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

March 30, 2015

Northborough: Eat Your Words book festival at Northborough Library

Northborough – Join the Northborough Free Library Monday, March 30, from 6-7 p.m., for the most delicious event of the year as it holds its first edible book festival! Become a part of an international celebration that combines culinary art with literature appreciation by creating an edible book.

 

It’s easy to participate: make something to eat inspired by a book, then take it to the Northborough Free Library to be judged and enjoyed by all. Your edible book can relate to a book’s title, theme, content or form, and it may be of any style or size; however, it must be made entirely of edible material. Bring your edible book to the library on March 30 to be entered, displayed, and judged by the audience.

 

Anyone can submit an edible book – individuals, friends and families, even your book group. For more information or to reserve a spot for your entry, call the library at 508-393-5025 ext. 5 or ext. 7, or email reference@northboroughlibrary.org. Northborough Free Library is located at 34 Main St.

 

 

Start: March 30, 2015 6:00 pm
End: March 30, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x5
Address:
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34 Main St., Northborough, MA, United States, 01532

March 31, 2015

Northborough: Color Me a Story at Northborough Library

Northborough – Color Me a Story for children ages 5 and up will meet Tuesday, March 31, at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., at Northborough Free Library for feature Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown. Listen to the story and color a picture of the story characters.

 

No registration is required. Northborough Free Library is located 34 Main St. Call 508-393-5025 ext. 4 for more information.

 

 

Start: March 31, 2015
End: March 31, 2015
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
Address:
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34 Main St., Northborough, MA, United States, 01532

Marlborough: Senior Center hosts legal clinic

Marlborough – A legal clinic with Arthur Bergeron will be held Tuesday, March 31, at 1 p.m., at the Marlborough Senior Center, 40 New St. The topic will be “Keeping Control As You Get Older – The 2015 Sequel.”  Learn about important documents you need to have in place; hear about the importance of will, trusts and joint ownership; and explore whether you should consider purchasing long-term care insurance. Sign up at the senior center or call 508-485-6492 for more information.

 

 

Start: March 31, 2015
End: March 31, 2015
Venue: Marlborough Senior Center
Phone: 508 485 6492
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40 New St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752
Cost: Registration is required.

Worcester: ‘How to Ask for Money’ workshop for those fundraise

Worcester – “How to Ask for Money” will be presented Tuesday, March 31, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Greater Worcester Community Foundation, 3701 Main St., Worcester. The event is perfect for executive directors, development officers, board members, and others responsible for fundraising. Registration closes March 17.

 

In this interactive workshop, which includes a presentation and small group work, participants will explore the skills and beliefs community organizers and fundraisers have in common, confront and adjust attitudes about money, discover where to find donors, get over the fear of asking, and learn how to ask for (big) money.

 

For more information, visit www.greaterworcester.org/Nonprofits/TheNonprofitSupportCenter.aspx.

 

 

Start: March 31, 2015 8:30 am
End: March 31, 2015 12:00 pm
Venue: Greater Worcester Community Foundation
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3701 Main St., Worcester, MA, United States, 01608
Cost: Registration closes March 17

Hudson: DivorceCare & DivorceCare for Kids Seminar at Grace Baptist Church

Hudson – Are you separated, going through a divorce or already divorced? If so, you are invited to attend a 13-week DivorceCare Seminar beginning Tuesday, March 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., in Room 217 at Grace Baptist Church. Each Tuesday during the DivorceCare Seminar, a video will be presented by nationally recognized experts on divorce and recovery topics such as loneliness, depression, financial struggles, childcare, forgiveness and reconciliation. Each session is “self-contained,” so you can begin attending on any week. Through the DivorceCare Seminar, you will learn how to deal with the pain and look forward to rebuilding your life.

 

A DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K) Seminar will also start March 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., in Room 111. DC4K helps children ages 7-13 heal from the hurt of divorce. It provides for a safe, fun place where your children will learn to understand their feelings, express their emotions appropriately, feel better about themselves and develop coping skills.

 

The seminar cost is $15 for materials. All are welcome. For more information, call the church at 978-562-8550 ext. 100. Grace Baptist Church is located at 353 River Rd. in Hudson, and can be visited online at www.gracehudson.org.

 

 

Start: March 31, 2015 6:30 pm
End: March 31, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Grace Baptist Church
Phone: 978 562 8550 x100
Address:
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353 River Rd., Hudson, MA, United States, 01749
Cost: $15 for materials