community calendar


29 Friday

Shrewsbury Summer Music Theatre will present "Grease" at 7 p.m. at Shrewsbury High School, 64 Holden St. Also June 30. Tickets: $10, $8 seniors/students. For ticket info, call (508) 842-4870. Tickets will also be available at each performance.

Westborough's Block Dance will be held in the center of town 6-10 p.m. Tailspin to perform at 7 p.m. Rain date is June 30. Includes music, street vendors, dancing, kid's activities.

Bring a lunch and blanket and listen to stories during Lunch Bunch, from 11:30 a.m.-noon, at

Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main St. No registration required. For info, call (508) 842-0081. 30 Saturday

Members of American Legion Post 163 of Westborough will be distributing poppies in exchange for donations for disabled and hospitalized veterans at Super Stop & Shop, Speedway Plaza Shopping Center, Westborough. Also July 2 and 3.

1 Sunday

Stories For Kids! Around the World will feature "Europe" at 2 p.m. at Worcester Art Museum, 55 Salisbury St. Free with museum admission. Call (508) 799-4406 or visit for info.

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 3 John St., Westborough, starts its summer service schedule of only one Sunday service at 9 a.m. The Church School is suspended for the summer, but nursery care for ages 3 and younger is still available. Call (508) 366-4134 for info. 2 Monday

The Shrewsbury Senior Center, 98 Maple Ave., will host an American Red Cross blood drive 2-8 p.m. Appointments preferred, but walk-ins also welcome. Call (800) 448-3543 or visit www.givelife. org for info.

4 Wednesday

The Town of Shrewsbury Fourth of July Celebration will be held noon-4 p.m. at Dean Park, Main St. For schedule, visit www.shrewsbury and click on "News and Special Events." For info, call (508) 841-8503.

The Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History, 235 Wellesley St. (at Regis College), Weston, holds its annual July 4 Open House from noon-4 p.m. Includes activities for children and adults. Admission: $5, $3 seniors, free for ages 16 and under. Call (781) 768-8367 for info. 5 Thursday

Shrewsbury children are invited to participate in a scavenger hunt held throughout the day at Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main St. For info, call Linda Johnson Dashnaw at (508) 842- 0081.

7 Saturday

A yard waste drop-off for Shrewsbury residents will be open 8:30-11:30 at the Municipal Garage, 211 South St. Also July 21, Aug. 4 & 18 and Sept. 1, 15 & 29. No rocks, stones, sod or tree stumps will be accepted. Do not leave yard waste at the site when it is closed.

A Huge Yard Sale will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the ARC, 110 Pleasant St., Marlborough. Event to benefit many MetroWest area non-profits.

Up coming

Shrewsbury Police Det. A.J. Saball will present a program on forensics and its tools July 9, at 4 p.m., at Shrewsbury Public Library, 609 Main St. For students entering grades 5-12 only. No registration required. For info, call (508) 842-0081.

"The Cat's Pajamas," stories and songs for ages 3-6 with adult, will be presented July 9, at 7 p.m., at

Westborough Public Library, 55 W. Main St. A drop-in event, no registration required. Call (508) 366-3050 for info.

The 15th annual RF Wood Kids Classic golf tournament begins with shotgun start at 10 a.m. (registration at 9:10 a.m.) July 9 at the Marlborough Country Club, 200 Concord Rd. Registration fee includes greens fee, cart, luncheon, cocktail reception, buff et dinner. For info, visit www.bgcmetrowest. org or call Julie Horrigan at (508) 485-4912 ext. 120.