Westborough – “The History of Route 9, Part II” will be presented Saturday, Sept. 22, at 1:30 p.m., at The Willows, 1 Lyman St.
In an illustrated talk, historian Glenn Parker will describe the history of Route 9, from 1930-1980, and the motels, restaurants, night spots, businesses, farm lands, and sporting areas in the second installment of Route 9’s story. Learn how the growth of this busy highway affected the development of Westborough. Parker, former police chief of Westborough, is the author of Cornfield Meet, a history of local trolleys.
This event is cosponsored by The Willows and Westborough Historical Society.