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October 26, 2014

Region: Worcester Academy open house

Region – Worcester Academy, 81 Providence St., in Worcester, will hold open houses for the upper and middle schools Sunday, Oct. 26, and Sunday, Nov. 9. To register, call 508-459-5841 or visit www.worcesteracademy.org.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014
End: October 26, 2014
Venue: Worcester Academy
Phone: 508 459 5841
Address:
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81 Providence St., Worcester, MA, United States, 01604

Marlborough: Immaculate Conception Alumni Mass and Reception

Marlborough – All Immaculate Conception School alumni are invited to attend the 11 a.m. Mass, to be held Sunday, Oct. 26, at the IC Church, 25 Washington Crt. A reception will follow the Mass in Meehan Hall. Visit with your fellow alumni, catch up on what’s happening in their lives, and meet some of the students and their families.

 

For more information, contact the Advancement Office at Alumni@ICSchool.net.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014
End: October 26, 2014
Venue: Immaculate Conception Church
Address:
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25 Washington Court, Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

Worcester: ‘Hell and Mr. Fudge’ movie showing sponsored by Shrewsbury Seventh-Day Adventist Church

Worcester – “Hell and Mr. Fudge,” a platinum award winning film is coming to the Showcase Cinemas Worcester North, 135 Brooks St., Sunday, Oct. 26, at 4 p.m. The movie is a thoughtful and sometimes humorous story of the trials and tribulations of evangelical scholar Edward Fudge as he challenges ancient tradition and shakes up his own core beliefs.

 

Admission is free, with donations accepted. Sponsored by the Shrewsbury Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014
End: October 26, 2014
Venue: Showcase Cinemas Worcester North
Address:
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135 Brooks St., Worcester, MA, United States, 01606
Cost: Free, with donations accepted.

Hopkinton: Paws & Claws 5K to benefit Baypath Humane Society

Hopkinton – Join the Paws & Claws 5K Run/Walk, to be held Sunday, Oct. 26 in Hopkinton State Park in support of Baypath Humane Society. Youngsters can also join in the fun at the half-mile Small Paw Fun Run. Registration starts at 9 a.m. Be among the first 400 registrants to receive a racing T-shirt or a twill shopping bag. Unwind after the race with Baypath Humane alumni, a delicious post-race buffet, music by Singing Trooper Dan Clark, and prizes for people and dogs alike.

 

All money raised supports Baypath Humane Society in its mission to provide shelter, care, and loving homes for stray and unwanted companion animals. Register at www.baypathhumane.org/5K. The early registration fee is $25 per person (until Oct. 9) for the 5K and just $10 for the Small Paw Fun Run. In addition, there are many sponsorship opportunities available to local businesses. Email 5k@baypathhumane.org for details.

 

For information on the Baypath Humane Society, 5 Rafferty Rd., Hopkinton, visit www.baypathhumane.org or find them on facebook at Facebook.com/BaypathHumane.

 

Start: October 26, 2014 9:00 am
End: October 26, 2014 12:15 pm
Venue: Hopkinton State Park
Address:
Hopkinton, MA, United States, 01748
Cost: Early registration fee is $25 per person (until Oct. 9) for the 5K and just $10 for the Small Paw Fun Run.

Marlborough: Ski and Snowboard Sale at AVRTHS

Marlborough – The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School’s Annual Ski and Snowboard Sale will take place Sunday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the school’s cafeteria at 215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough. If you’re in the market to purchase or upgrade skiing or snowboarding equipment and clothing before the season begins, this is the perfect opportunity.

 

There will be two sports equipment dealers participating this year as well. Both new and used clothing and equipment for downhill, cross country, and snowboarding will be on display and reasonably priced.

 

To register to sell your own equipment and clothing, please arrive between 8:30-9:30 a.m. and speak with Wayne Coulson. You set your own price and you will only pay commission on the items that sell.

 

This event is sponsored by the AV Sliders club at Assabet Valley, and all proceeds go to the club’s transportation fund. Cash or checks only, no credit cards accepted. For more information or directions to the school, call Wayne Coulson at 508-485-9430 ext. 1449.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 26, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School
Phone: 508 485 9430 x1449
Address:
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215 Fitchburg St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

Westborough: ‘Jobs, Jobs, Jobs, Sing Song Rhymes for Kids’ author at Tatnuck Bookseller

Westborough – Mark Flanagan, author along with his daughter Caroline of “Jobs, Jobs, Jobs, Sing Song Rhymes for Kids,” will be at Tatnuck Bookseller Sunday, Oct. 26, from 1-3 p.m.

 

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs, Sing Song Rhymes for Kids informs children of many different occupations – not your typical 9 to 5 jobs – as the jobs are pretty unique. The book is great for kids just learning to read to fourth-grade readers. It has a discussion and question and answer page at the end of the book which helps parents and kids with their reading comprehension. Jobs, Jobs, Jobs is also good for older children with disabilities and reluctant readers.

 

All are welcome. Tatnuck Bookseller is located at 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014 1:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Tatnuck Bookseller
Address:
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18 Lyman St., Westborough, MA, United States, 01581

Marlborough: Create A Better Day Café

Marlborough – Are you caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other dementia? Create A Better Day Café encourages socialization with other caregivers and loved ones where you can just be yourself. This is a wonderful opportunity to get out with your loved one and have an enjoyable afternoon. It’s a time to step out of the daily routine, leave the disease at the door, and enjoy a positive experience in a supportive environment. The next Café will be Sunday, Oct. 26, from 1-3 p.m., Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services, 195 Reservoir St.

 

The afternoon will consist of conversation, music, arts, games, refreshments, and most importantly, laughter. There is no cost, and it is open to anyone at any stage of the disease process accompanied by friends, family, and loved ones.

 

Call Tammy for more information at 508-481-0809. Due to possible cancellation from inclement weather or illness, please call prior to attending and listen to voice message.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014 1:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Pleasantries Adult Day and Consulting Services
Phone: 508 481 0809
Address:
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195 Reservoir St., Marlborough, MA, United States, 01752

Southborough: Mushroom walk at Town Forest

Southborough – A mushroom walk for adults will take place Sunday, Oct. 26, from 1:30-3:30 p.m., at the Town Forest on Walnut Drive. Join the Stewardship Committee and Open Space Preservation Committee as they host the walk led by author-mycologist Lawrence Millman. Learn how to identify mushrooms, how mushrooms relate to their particular habitats, and why they are essential for almost every habitat. The walk will be held rain or shine. Please note: the focus will be ecological, not culinary.

 

Those interested in participating should meet at the Town Forest trailhead at the end of Walnut Drive, off Oak Hill Road. There may be some off-trail travel, so dress appropriately and bring bug spray for tick and poison ivy prevention. The walk will continue until 4:30 p.m. for the more interested participants. Also, bring cameras and magnifying loupes if you have them. Autographed copies of Fascinating Fungi New England will be available for purchase at $17 (cash or checks only).

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014 1:30 pm
End: October 26, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Southborough Town Forest
Address:
End of Walnut Drive, Southborough, MA, United States, 01772
Cost: For adults only

Arlington: Music to Cure MS

Arlington – Sunday, Oct. 26, from 3-5 p.m., Music to Cure MS will be presented at Park Avenue Congregational Church, 50 Paul Revere Rd. Enjoy opera, songs, and chamber music to support the Accelerated Cure Project for Multiple Sclerosis. Also, at 2:45 p.m., there will be a special early bird treat: a pre-program cantata, Vivaldi’s “in furore iustissimae irae,” performed by Seele Musicale.

 

Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and $10 for students, seniors, and those with MS. To find out more, visit www.singtocurems.org or email cure@leedscarroll.com.

 

 

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Park Avenue Congregational Church
Address:
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50 Paul Revere Rd., Arlington, MA, United States, 02476
Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and $10 for students, seniors, and those with MS.

October 27, 2014

Hopkinton: Zentangle classes for adults begin

Hopkinton – From Monday, Oct. 27 to Monday, Nov. 17, a free zentangle class for adults will be held at Water Fresh Farm in Hopkinton. The classes take place on Mondays, from 6-7:30 p.m. All are welcome, and no experience required. Zentangle is a mindful drawing that reduces stress, increases focus, and is a lot of fun.

 

To find out more, visit www.jackirose.com or www.meetup.com/rejuventangle.

 

 

Start: October 27, 2014
End: October 27, 2014
Venue: Water Fresh Farm
Address:
Hopkinton, MA, United States