Business Briefs, April 20 edition

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Home Instead's “Likes” for a Cause raises $500

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Region – Home Instead Senior Care recently presented a check to the Community Harvest Project for $500. The check was the culmination of a month-long Facebook fundraiser for the Community Harvest Project, as Home Instead of Greater Worcester County and MetroWest donated $1 for every new “like” they received for the month of March, National Nutrition Month. In 2011, the Community Harvest Project donated over 117,000 lbs. of fresh fruits and vegetables to hunger relief organizations in the Worcester County Food Bank network. For more about Home Instead Senior Care of Greater Worcester County and Metro West, visit www.hearthside-homeinstead.com or find them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/HomeInsteadHearthside.

 

ArtmakerZ opens registration

Shrewsbury – ArtmakerZ at Gastonart & Frame in Shrewsbury has announced that registration for its next session of children's art classes for kids from grades 1 to 8 is now open. Children will make fun and creative art projects, as well as a large collaborative mural. Classes will be held Tuesday nights, beginning in early May, and will run for eight weeks. Space is limited, so register now. ArtmakerZ is located on Route 9 in Shrewsbury. For more information, visit www.artmakerz.com or www.gastonartandframe.com.

 

Culinary Underground celebrates fresh vegetables with April 30 workshop

Southborough – At Culinary Underground School for Home Cooks, learn how to make those special ingredients really shine through during the upcoming Veggie Workshop: Herb + Spice + Veggie, to be held April 30 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Students will approach early spring vegetables in a whole new way, by bringing them front and center with the use of fresh herbs and spices. Cost is $75 and registration is requested. Visit CU's recently modernized Southborough location at 21 Turnpike Road/Route 9 West in Brickyard Square, where there's plenty of room to experiment and learn. For more information, visit www.culinaryunderground.com or call 508-904-6589.

 

Spring special at Spring Foot Reflexology

Northborough – Spring Foot Reflexology is pleased to announce their Spring Special (see their ad in this week's Community Advocate). Call today for an appointment to a session of relaxation where you can sit back, relax, and find out about the several benefits of foot reflexology and the art of Asian bodyworks. Spring Foot Reflexology is conveniently located at 10 Main St. in Northborough.

 

Delgreco Supply Co. offers paving brick, retaining wall seminars

Northborough – Saturday, April 28, Delgreco Supply Co. will offer free seminars to help you beautify your property. Paving Bricks will be presented from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and Retaining Walls will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Also, in celebration of Delgreco's 80th year, some special discounts will also be offered and two people from the first and second seminar can win $80 off their orders. Delgreco Supply Co. is located at 50 Southwest Cutoff in Northborough. To find out more, visit www.delgrecosupply.com or call 508-393-8877.