Business briefs, May 31 edition


Charlotte Klein Dance Centers hold recitals June 1 – 2

Worcester – Charlotte Klein Dance Centers will hold recitals Saturday and Sunday, June 1 and 2, at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester. June 1, the Westborough studio will perform at 2 p.m., while the Worcester studio recital takes place at 7 p.m. June 2, the Westborough recital starts at 11 a.m., with the Worcester recital at 7 p.m. To find out more about Charlotte Klein and its dance programs, visit, or call 508-753-6110 (Worcester) or 508-366-8961 (Westborough).


ArtmakerZ announces “Paint & Wine Night”

BB ArtMakerZ_GastonartShrewsbury – ArtmakerZ at Gastonart & Frame on Route 9 in Shrewsbury is happy to introduce “Paint & Wine Night” starting Friday, May 31. Guests will have the opportunity to create their own work of art while they visit with friends and enjoy a glass of wine or refreshment of their choice (BYOB). ArtmakerZ will provide all the materials, and the instructor will lead you step by step as you create a beautiful work of art. For a schedule of upcoming events, to register or for more information, visit, click on “Paint Parties” and then “Cherry Blossoms,” or call 508-754-3700.




Enjoy a Safe Summer Fun Day June 8

Marlborough – The 15th Annual Health and Safety Fair for kids will be held Saturday, June 8, at from? 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Marlborough Hospital, 157 Union St., Marlborough. This free event includes music, child bike helmets (while supplies last), face painting, games, activities, and giveaways.

Marlborough Hospital would like to give a special “thank you” to the Marlborough Eagles #3565 who are this year's Safe Summer Fun Day Premier Sponsor. “The Eagles have been an avid supporter of this event for many years and are always willing to lend a helping hand,” said Ellen Carlucci, Vice President of Development, Marketing and Communications at Marlborough Hospital. “We are very fortunate to have them as a part of our community and a sponsor for this special event.”


Victoria Antiquities Gallery opens in Shrewsbury

BB Victoria Antiquities GalleryShrewsbury – Victoria Antiquities Gallery owner Paula Lettic is pleased to announce the opening of her new store in Shrewsbury. The shop is packed with unique gifts for all ages, including nautical items, jewelry, kaleidoscopes, hostess gifts, gift baskets, and more. Lettic welcomes shoppers to come in and browse the shop, which is “truly a browser's dream.” Thursday evenings, from 5 to 7 p.m., through the month of June, the shop will be serving wine and appetizers while you leisurely shop. Victoria Antiquities is located in Shrewsbury Center, 576 Main Street, Shrewsbury.




Diane Cournoyer Dance Center to hold recital June 8

Northborough – Saturday, June 8, at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Diane Cournoyer Dance Center will hold recitals at Algonquin Regional High School in Northborough. To find out more about this and summer camps and programs at Diane Cournoyer Dance Center, visit or call 508-393-9697.


Home Instead brightens Mother's Day with flowers

Lynn Ishak, social services, and Lisa Kubiak, executive director, of the Mary Ann Morse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, pose with the flowers donated by Home Instead.
Lynn Ishak, social services, and Lisa Kubiak, executive director, of the Mary Ann Morse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, pose with the flowers donated by Home Instead.

Westborough/Natick – Every year, Home Instead offers to donate small, beautifully potted, flowering plants to a facility they work with in both the Worcester and MetroWest areas for Mother's Day. This year, The Beaumont in Westborough and Mary Ann Morse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Natick graciously accepted donations.? The plants are given out to all the female residents on Mother's Day on behalf of the facility. To find out more about Home Instead, visit