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April 28, 2013
The “4th Annual Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk/Run,” to benefit the Lustgarten Foundation, will take place April 28 at the Westborough Office Park, 1700 West Park Dr., Westborough. Registration begins at 8 a.m. The day will include a Kids Fun Run for kids under 8 years old, beginning at 9 a.m. A 1 mile run for kids from 8-12 years old will begin at 10:30 a.m. The 5k walk/run will begin at 9:30 a.m. The 10K run will begin at 9:30 a.m. A silent auction benefiting pancreatic cancer research will be held at the race. To register, donate, or volunteer, please visit http://13WestboroughWalkRun.kintera.org/.
April 27, 2013
Girl Scout Troops 30528 and 30478 are currently seeking donations for their 2nd Annual Spring Yard Sale which will be held April 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. They are accepting donations of household items, furniture, toys, bikes, etc. Clothes and obsolete computer equipment will not be accepted. If you would like to make a donations, call Karen English at 508-614-0103. The troop is even willing to pick the items up for you!
April 26, 2013
The Westborough Friends of Facing History and Ourselves will be sponsoring an evening with Holocaust/Schindler’s List survivor Rena Finder. April 26, at 7 p.m., at Westborough High School, 90 West Main St., Finder will share her life story, along with presentations by several WHS students who have taken the Facing History and Ourselves course. Facing History and Ourselves focuses on the correlation between history and the moral and ethical choices students will make as global citizens. Contact Sondra at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or visit http://westborough-facinghistory.com.
April 25, 2013
An All-School Admission Visit Day (Pre-K – Grade 9) will be held April 25, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Fay School, 48 Main St., Southborough. The day offers a unique opportunity for you and your child to see Fay School at its best as you tour the campus, talk with teachers and lead administrators, and observe students and teachers in action on a typical school day. To RSVP for this event, contact Elizabeth Lyons in the Office of Admission at 508-490-8201 or email@example.com.
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. April 25, a full moon drum circle will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Dexter Drumlin in Lancaster. For more information, visit www.ucmh.org or call the church office at 978-562-9180.
April 22, 2013
April 22, at 8 a.m., Shrewsbury seniors are invited to a bird walk with Mike Bellows. The perimeter of the Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave., and town offices will be walked. Bellows will then continue on to one of the local parks, such as Dean or Rotary Park. Wear comfortable shoes, clothes, and appropriate outerwear for the weather. Bring field glasses if you have a pair. To sign up, visit the senior center’s front desk or call 508-841-8640.
April 18, 2013
All are welcome to attend the April 18 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.
April 14, 2013
The Lt. Col. Frank Pocher Minute Man Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol will be holding an open house April 14, at 5:30 p.m., at the Marlboro Airport on Farm Road (follow the green walkway past the main office to the rear until you reach the Quanset Hut). Adults and youth are needed to carry out the CAP’s three missions: emergency services, the cadet program, and aerospace education. The open house is a great way for boys and girls ages 12 to 18 to learn to lead, fly, and have fun! For further information, contact Major Sharon Ingraham at 978-290-2323 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Major Shelley Rosenbaum Lipman at 978-663-7697.
The Young at Heart group of Faith Fellowship Church will be taking an April 14 trip to see “Sister Act” at the Providence Performing Arts Center, with a family-style chicken lunch at Davenport’s. The cost is $76 per person. The trip will leave from the Westborough Senior Center, 4 Rogers Rd. Call Sue at 508-372-9266 for more information.
April 13, 2013
Contra Dance Worcester will take place April 13, featuring Free Raisins with Quena Crain calling. Beginner’s lessons will be held 7:30 p.m., with dancing from 8 to 11 p.m. Admission is $8 per adult, $6 per student, and free for children 12 and under. The family-friendly, alcohol-free contra dance takes place at Wesley Methodist Church, 114 Main St., Worcester. For more information, visit www.worcesterdance.org or call 508-853-4351.