April 28, 2015
Northborough – Volunteers in grades 7-12 are needed for Northborough Recreation’s Challenger Baseball League! Sign up to be a “Buddy” for a child with a disability. Practices are Tuesdays, from 6-7:30 p.m., and games are Saturdays at 10 a.m. The season starts April 28 and will run for 6 weeks. To register or for more information, visit www.northboroughrecreation.com.
Marlborough – The B.L.T. Teen Group will meet Tuesday, April 28, from 7-8 p.m., at the Marlborough Public Library, 35 West Main St. Calling all lovers of teen literature: if you like to talk about books, then join the library the last Tuesday of each month (except July and December) for fun discussion and a snack. This program is for teens ages 13+ and adults. Different genres chosen by group members will be read from.
If you would like to join, stop by the circulation desk and ask for a B.L.T. book. Read it and then come to the meeting. This month’s book: The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy. Visit the Marlborough Public Library online at http://marlboroughpubliclibrary.org/.
Ashland – The Ashland Documentary Film & Discussion Series, sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Library, will the present The Mechanical Universe: Conservation of Energy (60 min) Tuesday, April 28, from 7-9 p.m., in the Community Room of the Ashland Library, 66 Front St. Admission is free, and people of all ages are welcome. Viewers are invited to stay for discussion.
The Mechanical Universe demystifies physics by showing what it looks like. Inventive graphics illustrate abstract concepts while historical reenactments help trace the evolution of theories.
The Documentary Film & Discussion Series meets every 2nd Thursday and 4th Tuesday of the month for an in-depth look at important topics of our day. The moderated discussions are often lively and thought provoking. All points of view are welcomed. For more information, call the library at 508-881-0134 or visit www.friendsoftheapl.com.
April 29, 2015
Northborough – The Fantasy Baseball Club for children in grades 3-5 will meet Wednesday, April 29, from 6:30-7:30 p.m., at the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St. During this meeting, the club will look at its team rankings, have a snack while discussing “The Contract” by Derek Jeter, and then pick up a copy of the May book read, “The Big Field” by Mike Lupica.
Registration begins March 26. Call 508-393-5025 ext. 4 to register or for more information.
Hudson – The Hudson Public Library, 3 Washington St., will hold an information session on the Assabet Village Food Co-op Wednesday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m. The co-op is an initiative to build a community-owned market located in Maynard that provides access to healthy, affordable food for the MetroWest area.
If you would like to learn more, stop by this program to see how you can get involved. For more information, call 978-568-9644.
Southborough – The Trustees of the Southborough Library will hold their annual “Candidates’ Night” Wednesday, April 29 at the Southborough Library to give voters a chance to meet the candidates and get answers to issues of concern. All candidates running for election or re-election in May have been invited.
The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m. with a 15-minute “Meet & Greet” session, with refreshments. A program with candidates in contested races only will begin promptly at 6:45 p.m. Former Town Moderator John Wilson will serve as moderator for the evening.
Candidates’ Night is one of the Southborough Library’s civic programming events furthering its long-range mission to be “the center for life-long learning at the crossroads of our community.” The Library is located at 25 Main St. Handicap access is available through the elevator at the lower level entrance.
Worcester – Wednesday, April 29, at 2 p.m., the Briarwood Continuing Care Community, 65 Briarwood Cir., will present a performance by Lee Bartlett and those charming and talented men in green blazers: the Greendale Retired Men’s Chorus.
The performance will take place in the Birches Auditorium. Programs are subject to change due to weather and circumstances beyond Briarwood’s control. Contact Anita Thomas, PR/Community Outreach Director, at 508-852-9007 for more information.
Boylston – On Wednesday, April 29, the Berlin-Boylston SEPAC will hold a General Meeting in the Multi-Purpose Room at Tahanto Regional Middle/High School,1001 Main St., Boylston, starting at 7 p.m. All are welcome. For more information, email email@example.com or visit www.sepac-berlin-boylston.org.
Southborough – The Southborough Senior Center invites town seniors on a trip to the New England Aquarium in Boston, to be held Wednesday, April 29. The bus will leave the senior center, 9 Cordaville Rd., at 10:15 a.m. and return at approximately 3:30 p.m.
The suggested donation is $10 for Friends of the Southborough Senior Center members and $20 for non-members. To register or for more information, stop by the front desk of the senior center or call 508-229-4453.
Westborough – The Westborough Garden Club will be presenting The Bee Keeper with Barbara MacPhee Wednesday, April 29, at 7 p.m., at Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center. The public is welcome. MacPhee has been a beekeeper for over 30 years and Beekeeper of the Year in 2009. She will discuss the family, home, and the products of bees, and will talk about the research she is doing with Colony Collapse Disorder.