Calendar of Events

April 16, 2014

Westborough: ‘An Evening of Frost’ at Westborough Library

Performer Stephen Collins (Photo/Courtesy Joanne laRiccia)

Performer Stephen Collins (Photo/Courtesy Joanne laRiccia)

Westborough – The Westborough Public Library will host “An Evening of Frost” with actor Stephen Collins Wednesday, April 16, at 7 p.m. The event features a unique, interactive performance that includes a short biographical introduction to the poet’s life, followed by a presentation and discussion of several of Frost’s popular poems, including “A Tuft of Flowers,” “Mending Wall,” “Birches” and “After Apple Picking.” Participants are encouraged to read the poems before the event, and copies are available at the library.

Stephen Collins grew up in Cambridge, and received a BA in Literature from UMass Boston. He has taught seminars on Walt Whitman, Thomas Hardy, Shakespeare, and Robert Frost at various locations throughout the country. He also works as a professionally licensed tour guide doing narrated historical tours of Boston.

This program is supported by a grant from the Westborough Cultural Council. It is free, open to the public, and recommended for high school students, college students and adults. For more information, contact the library at 508-366-3050 or email westboro@cwmars.org.

 

Date: April 16, 2014
Venue: Westborough Public Library
Phone: 508 366 3050
Address:
55 West Main St., Westborough, MA, 01581, United States
Cost: Free

Northborough: Density science experiments at Northborough Free Library

Northborough – Children ages 6 – 10 are invited to Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., for a density tower science experiment from 5:30 – 6:15 p.m., Wednesday, April 16. Learn about density by making layers of liquids sit on top of each other in a density tower. Then make objects float in the middle of the liquid with this amazing science trick.

Registration begins April 1. To register or to find out more, call 508-393-5025 ext. 4.

Date: April 16, 2014
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
Address:
34 Main St., Northborough, MA, 01532, United States
Cost: Registration begins April 1.

Marlborough: Relay For Life of Marlboro-Hudson team captain, informational meeting

Marlborough – The Relay For Life of Marlboro-Hudson will be hosting team captain and informational meetings Wednesday, April 16 and Wednesday, May 14, at 7 p.m. each day, at Marlborough High School, 431 Bolton St. The public is invited to join the fight against cancer and learn more about the American Cancer Society’s efforts to find a cure while supporting cancer survivors.

Cancer survivors, caregivers, as well as current and former team members and captains are encouraged to attend in preparation for the Relay, planned for Friday, June 6 at Ghiloni Park. For more details, email Abby Zimage at abby.zimage@cancer.org, call 774-276-2376, or go online to www.relayforlife.org/marlborohudsonma.

Date: April 16, 2014
Venue: Marlborough High School
Phone: 774 276 2376
Address:
431 Bolton St., Marlborough, MA, 01752, United States

April 15, 2014

Shrewsbury: Shrewsbury Senior Center birthday party

Shrewsbury – The public is invited to a birthday party Tuesday, April 15, at 1 p.m. at the Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave. The Friends of the Shrewsbury Senior Center, Inc. will be celebrating everyone’s birthday, regardless of when it is. There will be cake, ice cream, and music performed by Brian’s Sounds of Steel. Bring a friend, or come and make a new friend.

Date: April 15, 2014
Venue: Shrewsbury Senior Center
Address:
98 Maple Ave., Shrewsbury, MA, 01545, United States

Marlborough: Senior Center trip to Debbie Reynolds concert

Marlborough – Tuesday, April 15, the Marlborough Senior Center will be holding a trip to Mohegan Sun in Connecticut to see Debbie Reynolds live in concert. The cost is $79 per person, and includes show tickets, a $10 meal voucher, $20 free slot play, and transportation.

Call 508-485-6492 to reserve your seat or to find out more.

Date: April 15, 2014
Venue: Mohegan Sun
Phone: 508 485 6492
Address:
CT, United States
Cost: $79 per person

Northborough: Chess & Checkers at Northborough Free Library

Northborough – Children ages 6 and up are invited to join some friends for a game of chess and/or checkers Tuesday, April 15, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. The library does not provide instruction, but participants will be able to learn from playing with others.

Registration begins April 1. To find out more or to register, call 508-393-5025 ext. 4.

Date: April 15, 2014
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
Address:
34 Main St., Northborough, MA, 01532, United States
Cost: Registration begins April 1.

Northborough: Northborough Woman’s Club meets

Northborough – The Northborough Woman’s Club will meet Tuesday, April 15, at 12:30 p.m., at the Northborough Senior Center, 119 Bearfoot Rd. Guest speaker will be Jamie Terry, Health Agent for the Northborough Board of Health. Visitors are welcome.

Date: April 15, 2014
Venue: Northborough Senior Center
Address:
119 Bearfoot Rd., Northborough, MA, 01532, United States

April 14, 2014

Northborough: Legos in the Library

Northborough – Children of all ages are welcome to play with Legos at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., Monday, April 14, from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. There are lots of Legos to play with, as well as Duplos for the younger children.

No registration is needed. Call 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to find out more.

Date: April 14, 2014
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
Address:
34 Main St., Northborough, MA, 01532, United States

Sudbury: Wayside Quilters Guild meets

Sudbury – Wayside Quilters Guild will meet Monday, April 14, at 6:45 p.m., at the Goodnow Library, 21 Concord St., Sudbury. Ildi Tary, award-winning quilter who specializes in color planning, precision piecing, hand quilting and appliqué, will be the guest speaker. She will present a trunk show of many of her spectacular quilts, including her 100 fabric scrap quilts.

Don’t miss this wonderful display. Admission is free.

Date: April 14, 2014
Venue: Goodnow Library
Address:
21 Concord St., Sudbury, MA, 01776, United States
Cost: Free admission

April 13, 2014

Shrewsbury: Palm Sunday at First Congregational Church

Shrewsbury – First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury, 19 Church Rd., will observe Palm Sunday with a service at 9:30 a.m.

For more information, call 508-845-7286 or visit www.fccsm.org.

Date: April 13, 2014
Venue: First Congregational Church
Phone: 508 845 7286
Address:
19 Church Rd., Shrewsbury, MA, 01545, United States

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