November 8, 2014
Hudson – The Hudson Public Library, 3 Washington St., will hold a demonstration “Miracle No-Knead Bread” presented by Denali Delmar Saturday, Nov. 8, at 2 p.m. Learn to make easy and delicious bread, try some samples, and leave with great tips and recipes to bake at home.
Sign-up is required by calling the library at 978-568-9644.
Southborough – Begin the holiday season in a calm and relaxed way through meditation Saturday, Nov. 8, 10:30 a.m., at Southborough Library as Dr. Allan Hughes will speak about the theory of meditation and its many benefits. Dr. Hughes has been a student of meditation for over 30 years.
No registration required; bring a friend or neighbor to this informative session. Southborough Library is located at 25 Main St. For more information, call 508-485-5031.
Southborough – Come to Southborough Library, 25 Main St., on Saturday, Nov. 8, at 11 a.m., to hear Big Ryan’s Tall Tales! It will be a morning of stories and fun. You’re sure to have a great time! All children are welcome, and no registration is required.
For more information, call the library at 508-485-5031. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southborough Library.
Marlborough – The Board of Friends of the Marlborough Seniors invites the community to its annual craft fair, to be held Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Senior Center, 250 Main St. Attendance is free and lunch will be for sale in the craft room. There will also be a raffle and bake sale.
Stow – All those between ages 8-17 will have a chance to take to the skies Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., as EAA Chapter 196 hosts a Young Eagles Flight Rally at Minute Man Airfield, 302 Boxboro Rd., Stow. Registration takes place next to Nancy’s Airfield Café.
Pilots at the event will also explain more about their airplanes, allowing young people to discover how airplanes work and how pilots ensure safety is the prime concern before every flight.
The rally is part of the EAA Young Eagles Program, created to interest young people in aviation. Since the program started in 1992, volunteer EAA pilots have flown more than 1.8 million young people in more than 90 countries. EAA Chapter 196 also offers scholarships to young people for flying lessons and to attend EAA summer camp events in Oshkosh, Wis.
For more information, visit www.eaa196.org/eagles.htm, call 978-212-9196, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Westborough – All are invited to the Fall Festival at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 3 John St., Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be handmade crafts, Christmas items, used books, used jewelry and fresh baked goods for sale. There will be a basket raffle with themed baskets from various ministries and parishioners as well as a Giving Tree where parishioners are offering services and a silent auction with gift certificates from local merchants. A luncheon will be offered by the Men’s Group.
St. Stephen’s will gratefully accept items donated to the festival. These items can be dropped off at the church Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Call 508-366-4134 or go to www.ststeph.com for more information.
Westborough – An American Red Cross blood drive will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church, 120 West Main St. This blood drive is open to the public, and residents from all surrounding towns are invited to participate. Appointments are preferred, but walk-in donors are also welcome. The Red Cross is hoping to collect 25 pints of blood at this blood drive.
The Red Cross requires a positive ID before donating. You must be at least 17 years old (16 years with a signed parental consent form). You can donate blood every 56 days. Call 800-733-2767 or visit www.redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment to donate.
Hudson – The River’s Edge Arts Alliances’ Photography Exhibit will hold its opening reception Saturday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon, at Citizens Bank, 17 Pope St., Hudson. For more information, visit www.upwitharts.org or call 978-562-1646.
Westborough – Shaun Keyes-McClements, author of “Adolessons,” will be at Tatnuck Bookseller Saturday, Nov. 8, from 1-3 p.m. Adolessons is a collection of amusing, sad, and even heartwarming stories about males in that stage of life where they’re too old to be called “boys,” but too young to be called “men.” All are welcome. Tatnuck Bookseller is located at 18 Lyman St., the Westborough Shopping Center.
Marlborough – The Trustees of the First United Methodist Church of Marlborough will host the 8th annual Faithlift Auction Saturday, Nov. 8, from 6-9 p.m., at the Moose Family Center on Fitchburg Street in Marlborough. Auction proceeds will help fund upkeep and preservation of the church, a historic landmark near the heart of downtown Marlborough. Festivities include dinner, dessert, cash bar, silent auction, and live auction with a trivia twist.
Tickets are $10, payable at the door. For more information, contact Karen Searles at 978-568-8054 or visit www.marlborofumc.org.