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August 21, 2013
Northborough – The Northborough Robotics Club and the Algonquin Robotics Team will sponsor an informational meeting on the LEGO Robotics Program, Wednesday, Aug. 21, from 7-8 p.m. The event will be held in the meeting room of the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St.
The groups are looking to expand the number of teams in Northborough. The meeting is a chance for resident to learn more about LEGO Robotics and FIRST LEGO League competitions. The event will cover topics such as: what it takes to start a team, cost, time commitment, equipment required, knowledge/background needed, what is required to participate in a tournament.
The meeting is intended for parents, but children are allowed to attend. Contact email@example.com if you are unable to attend and would like more information.
June 30, 2013
A 3-D Archery Safari League Shoot will be held June 30 the Marlboro Fish & Game Association, 1 Muddy Ln, Marlborough, starting at 6 a.m. with a full breakfast. Registration will run from 7 a.m. to noon. Breakfast: $5pp. Shoot fees: adults $10pp, championship $12pp, youth ages 11-15 $5pp, and free for juniors up to age 10. Call 508-485-9739 for further information.
June 11, 2013
June 11 – 14, Faith Fellowship Church’s Young at Heart group will be going to Lancaster, Penn. for 4 days. Highlights include the “Sight and Sound” Theater’s show of “Noah,” a tour of the Amish countryside, and a visit to the Landis Valley Village. There are 3 breakfasts and 3 dinners included for $369 a person. The bus will leave from the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Rd. Call Sue at 508-372-9266 for more information.
June 8, 2013
The 1st Annual Ashland State Park Trail Race will be held June 8, at 8 a.m., at Ashland State Park, 162 West Union St. Join in for this first annual event being held as a fundraiser for Boston Children’s Hospital League! Select from either a 1 loop or 2 loop option – both circling the bucolic Ashland Reservoir! The course is amazing – a mix of classic New England single track with a bit of wider open terrain sections – and is perfect for newbies and veteran trail runners! Registration closing date: June 6 at 11:59 p.m. Visit http://www.active.com/running/ashland-ma/1st-annual-ashland-state-park-trail-race-2013?cmp=1745 to find out more or to register.
May 30, 2013
May 30, starting at 7 p.m., a lecture on hypothyroidism will be presented by Kenneth Blanchard, MD, PhD at the Hopkinton Senor Center, 28 Mayhew St. Learn about the diagnosis and treatment options for hypothyroidism and its many debilitating symptoms. Please RSVP by calling 800-439-4441 ext. 110. To view Hopkinton Drug’s full lecture series schedule, visit www.rxandhealth.com.
May 16, 2013
All are welcome to attend the May 16 Story Slam at the Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson, 80 Main St., from 7 to 9 p.m. If you enjoy listening to programs like “This American Life” and “Storycorps” or just missing hearing well-told stories on the back porch, you’ll enjoy this upcoming series hosted by Bob and Nan Rogers. Come to the Hudson Story Slam to share your story on any topic, be it folk tale or a personal anecdote under five minutes long, or just to come to listen and let the stories entrance you. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and there is a suggested donation of $5 to attend. Drop-ins are welcome, though pre-registration at www.ucmh.org is encouraging. For more information, call 978-562-9180.
May 5, 2013
Project Bread’s 45th Walk for Hunger is scheduled for May 5. The 20-mile route weaves through Boston, Brookline, Newton, Watertown, and Cambridge, and includes entertainment and free snacks along the way. Over 40,000 walkers will step out and raise $3.5 million to help provide in need with sustainable, reliable access to nutritious food. The rolling start is from 7 to 9 a.m. on the Boston Common. For more information, visit www.projectbread.org or call 617-723-5000. If you or someone you know is struggling to put food on the table, please call Project Bread’s FoodSource Hotline at 800-645-8333.
The 2nd annual Karli Anna McKenna Memorial Bowl will be held May 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Town and Country Bowl in Shrewsbury. All proceeds go to the Karli Memorial Fund, which donates to the Special O teams that Karli was a member of. Karli’s birth date is 5/27/89, and $527.89 was the amount each team received last year from the Karli Fund.
May 4, 2013
In honor of Mother’s Day 2013, the Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition (MBCC) will organize a statewide Cut-A-Thon event to benefit their work towards preventing breast cancer for future generations. On the weekend of May 4 – 5, Massachusetts salons will devote one day to donate all proceeds from haircuts to MBCC. Salons will charge $15 per haircut and events will bring communities together in an effort to make a difference and change the legacy of breast cancer. To learn more about MBC’swork, visit www.mbcc.org.
April 30, 2013
The public is welcome to join in upcoming pagan events hosted by the Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson. The Mooncircle Covenant Group is for all folks who find their spirituality and religious beliefs closely aligned with nature. The Rev. Allice Anacheka-Nasemann will lead the group discussions on the second Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at the church’s 80 Main St. location in Hudson. The group will also host a ritual and potluck dinner April 30. For more information, visit www.ucmh.org or call the church office at 978-562-9180.