Upcoming Events

April 17, 2014

Hudson: All welcome at Unitarian Church bereavement circle

Hudson – All who are grieving a loss are welcome to attend a facilitated bereavement circle at the Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson, 80 Main St. Each month participants will gather to share memories and stories within a community of love and mutual support.

People of all faith backgrounds are welcome to join in an experience led by the Rev. Alice Anacheka-Nasemann that will have spiritual components without promoting any particular set of religious beliefs. Upcoming meetings will be Thursday, April 17 and May 15, at 7 p.m.

For more information, visit www.ucmh.org or call the church office at 978-562-9180.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: Unitarian Church of Marlborough and Hudson
Phone: 978 562 9180
80 Main St., Hudson, MA, 01749, United States

Shrewsbury: Maundy Thursday at First Congregational Church

Shrewsbury – First Congregational Church of Shrewsbury, 19 Church Rd., will observe Maundy Thursday April 17 at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 508-845-7286 or visit www.fccsm.org.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: First Congregational Church
Phone: 508 845 7286
19 Church Rd., Shrewsbury, MA, 01545, United States

Northborough: Preschool sensory integration program at Northborough Free Library

Northborough – Preschool-aged children and their parent/caregiver are invited to a preschool sensory integration program Thursday, April 17, from 9:30 – 11 a.m., at Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St.

Join Barrett Family Wellness Center for fun sensory stations known to stimulate both occupational and speech learning in preschool-aged children. The program will be staffed by pediatric occupational and speech therapists (as well as graduate students).

Registration is not needed. To find out more, call 508-393-5025 ext. 4.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: Northborough Free Library
Phone: 508 393 5025 x4
34 Main St., Northborough, MA, 01532, United States

Westborough: Maundy Thursday at First United Methodist Church

Westborough – There will be a Christian Passover Seder before the Maundy Thursday service, April 17, at 5:30 p.m., in Webb Hall at First United Methodist Church, 120 West Main St. The Seder will include a walk through the Haggadah, and a light meal of soup and bread. The service will follow at 7 p.m.

To attend and/or to volunteer with the setup, contact Sabina Terrades, Operations Manager at First United Methodist Church, at 508-366-4910 Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; 508-450-1614; or email sterrades@hotmail.com.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Phone: 508 366 4910
120 West Main St., Westborough, MA, 01581, United States

Southborough: St. Mark’s Robotic Team visits Southborough Library

Southborough – The St. Mark’s Robotic Team will be at Southborough Library, 25 Main St., Thursday, April 17, at 4 p.m., with a demonstration of the robot they are entering into competition. All are welcome to attend!

To find out more, call the library at 508-481-5031.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: Southborough Library
Phone: 508 481 5031
25 Main St., Southborough, MA, 01772, United States

Southborough: Genealogy Club meets at Southborough Library

Southborough – The Southborough Genealogy Club will meet Thursday, April 17, at 7 p.m., at Southborough Library, 25 Main St. All are welcome!

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: Southborough Library
Phone: 508 481 5031
25 Main St., Southborough, MA, 01772, United States

Hudson: Maundy Thursday at First Federated Church

Hudson – Holy Week will be celebrated at First Federated Church in Hudson with a series of services, beginning with Palm Sunday on April 13, and culminating with Easter Sunday April 20. All are invited to attend the services.

On Thursday, April 17 (Maundy Thursday), join First Federated Church 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.

First Federated Church is located at 200 Central St., 1 mile from I-495, and 1 mile from the center of Hudson. To learn more about First Federated Church, or to get directions, call the church office at 978-562-9207.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: First Federated Church of Hudson
Phone: 978 562 9207
200 Central St., Hudson, MA, 01749, United States

Marlborough: Senior Center Men’s Group hosts author Thomas Whalen

Marlborough – Thursday, April 17, at 11 a.m., the Marlborough Senior Center Men’s Group will host a discussion with Thomas Whalen on his latest book, JFK and His Enemies:  A Profile in Political Power. The cost to attend is $5 per person, and lunch will be served at the event.

Whalen is an associate professor of social science at Boston University and an expert in modern American politics, American foreign policy and the American presidency.  His commentary has appeared in the New York Times, ABCNews.com, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times and the AP.

Call 508-485-6492 to reserve your seat. The Marlborough Senior Center is located at 250 Main St.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: Marlborough Senior Center
Phone: 508 485 6492
250 Main St., Marlborough, MA, 01752, United States
Cost: $5 per person. call to reserve your spot.

Hudson: Maundy Thursday at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

Hudson – Maundy Thursday Eucharist with foot washing will be observed Thursday, April 17, at 7:30 p.m., at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 5 Washington St., Hudson, at the rotary in Wood Square.

For more information, email administrator@stlukeshudson.org or info@stlukeshudson.org, call 978-562-2701, visit www.stlukeshudson.org, or find St. Luke’s on Facebook.

Date: April 17, 2014
Venue: St. Luke's Episcopal Church
Phone: 978 562 2701
5 Washington St., Hudson, MA, 01749, United States

April 18, 2014

Westborough: Good Friday service at New Hope Chapel

Westborough – New Hope Chapel, 30 Milk St., Westborough, holds its Good Friday service Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m. Nursery care is available.

Call 508-836-4231, email admin@newhopechapel.net, or visit www.newhopechapel.net to find out more.

Date: April 18, 2014
Venue: New Hope Chapel
Phone: 508 836 4231
30 Milk St., Westborough, MA, 01581, United States

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