Holiday Appetizer Workshop at Culinary Underground
Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 6:30 to 9 p.m., join the chefs at Culinary Underground School for Home Cooks, 21 Turnpike Rd., Southborough, for Holiday Appetizer Workshop #1. This annual favorite – and always a new menu – helps you get together over the stove and around the oven to prepare tidbits of all sorts, many of which can be made ahead, tucked into the freezer, and quickly assembled for holiday gatherings. Offerings include caramelized plantain and chorizo empanada, Finnish chicken meatballs with lingonberry jam, and bento balls with smoked salmon. Cost is $75 per person. To register or for more information, visit www.culinaryunderground.com.
Get in Shape for Women participates in “You Lose. Everybody Wins”
The Westborough and Northborough Get in Shape for Women studios have announced that their members will be participating in the “You Lose. Everybody Wins” campaign. Get in Shape for Women, located at 45 East Main St. in Westborough and 318 Main St. in Northborough, will serve as drop-off points for U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots this holiday season. As members drop weight between Nov. 14 and Dec. 14, Get in Shape for Women is committed to donating $1 for each pound lost to Toys for Tots. Learn more about the “You Lose. Everybody Wins” campaign and how you can participate at www.getinshapeforwomen.com.
Customer appreciation sale at Nicolina's
Nicolina's Casual to Elegant Ladies Clothing and Accessories will be holding its annual customer appreciation sale, offering 20 percent off, Saturday, Nov.19 through Saturday, Dec. 31. Nicolina's is conveniently located on the downtown rotary at 9 South St., Westborough.
Atrius Health, VNA Care Network Hospice sign strategic agreement
Atrius Health and the VNA Care Network Hospice (VNA Care) have signed a strategic agreement through which VNA Care will be the preferred provider of visiting nurses, home care and hospice care for patients of Atrius Health sites, beginning with those served by Dedham Medical Associates, Reliant Medical Group (formerly Fallon Clinic), Southboro Medical Group and six of the Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates” sites. VNA Care Network and Hospice offers more than 70 programs and services, including a full complement of IV therapy services, an extensive array of disease management and specialty services including diabetes, wound care, fall prevention, geriatric care, joint replacement therapies, maternal child health/early maternity discharge, and medication management.