Business Briefs, Sept. 23 edition


Laura Wagner opens private therapeutic practice

Laura Wagner, LICSW

Laura Wagner, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), is pleased to announce that she has opened a private therapeutic practice at 91 Main St., Suite 206, Marlborough. Navigating life changes and transition can be very difficult without support or the benefit of varying perspectives, and Wagner works with adults, youth, adolescents, couples and families, helping them understand how to find positive solutions to manage a variety of life's stressers. She can help you to learn the skills needed manage conflict effectively and respectfully, and is especially interested in working with military men and women and their families. For more information, visit



Northboro Chiropractic Center presents “The Natural Healing of ADD/ADHD”

Join Dr. Karen Moriarty, DC, and Susan Wilbur, Brain Gym practitioner, Monday, Sept. 26, at 6:15 p.m., as they discuss the obstacles children with ADD/ADHD must face each day. Attendees will learn the common causes of a child's learning/developmental differences and how to correct them; how your child can fully express his/her true essence and potential, academically, socially and athletically, from the inside-out; and proven, natural ways to restore harmony, balance and focus to the brain and nervous system. The discussion will be held at the Northboro Chiropractic Center, 6 Maple St., Northborough. Seating is limited and reservations required. For more information, visit


Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day at Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Saturday, Sept. 24, Tower Hill Botanic Garden, 11 French Dr., Boylston, will participate in Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day, an annual event sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine in which participating museums and cultural venues nationwide offer free admission to people with a Museum Day Pass. More than 1,500 venues across the country, including Tower Hill Botanic Garden, will honor's special get-in-free ticket for two. To gain free admission to Tower Hill Botanic Garden for the day, visitors will need to register and download the pass from the Museum Day website at For more information on Tower Hill Botanic Garden, visit


Upcoming workshops at Culinary Underground

Culinary Underground School for Home Cooks in Southborough will present a Knife Skills Workshop Thursday, Sept. 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 to 9 p.m. Cost is $75 and reservations are required. Also, a Holy Mackerel! Great Weeknight Fish Workshop will be held Tuesday, Oct. 4, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Cost is $85 and reservations are required. For more information on either workshop or Culinary Underground, visit