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Teen Winter Reading Challenge

When: Jan. 1, 9:00AM
Where: Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Mass. Ave.

Description

LUNENBURG: Tweens & Teens, start 2023 off with a new winter reading challenge! For the month of January you can log your minutes or participate in reading badges to earn tickets. Reading badges will encourage you to read some titles outside of your comfort zone, and hopefully introduce you to something new! The tickets you earn can be entered into drawings for themed prize baskets perfect to enjoy during the cold winter months - the more you read, the more tickets you can earn! Open to tweens & teens in grades 6-12 (ages 11-18). Sign up via   lunenburglibrary.org.
 

New Year, New Work

When: Jan. 6, 9:00AM
Where: 6 Bridges Gallery, 77 Main Street

Description

MAYNARD: A group exhibit of new works by member and associate member artists. A reception will be held January 7 from 5-7pm (snow date: February 4). This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For information, visit 6Bridges.Gallery, Facebook and Instagram. Gallery hours: Wednesday through Saturday 10am-5pm.

Toddler Story Time

When: Jan. 6, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Join Miss Jennifer for an action-packed story time! Explore a different theme each week with books, songs, movement, and instruments. This story time is most appropriate for children ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration is required for this event. www.littletonlibrary.org.

Words Galore via Zoom

When: Jan. 19, 9:00AM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all seniors free. Join Val Walker via Zoom for this fun and lively hour of word play and brain twisters— a logophile’s paradise! Learn new words, explore the history of old words and delve into the origins of words. Enjoy limericks, riddles, famous quotes, puns, and fascinating trivia about trendy words. Play guessing games with the dictionary and words-within-word games. Val Walker, MS, is an author, educator and consultant. She was a counselor for 20 years, is a contributing blogger for Psychology Today, and author of The Art of Comforting and 400 Friends and No One to Call. Contact the COA at seniorcenter@actonma.gov to register to receive the Zoom link.
 

Seussical, the Musical

When: Jan. 27, 7:00PM
Where: Cannon Theatre, 28 Andrews Parkway

Description

DEVENS: Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage! Show times are January 27, 28, February 3 and 4 at 7pm, with matinees on January 29, February 4 and 5 at 2pm. Tickets are available at www.thecannontheatre.org, and are $25 for adults, $20 for students/seniors, and $15 for children aged 10 and under.

Memory Lane Café

When: Jan. 31, 12:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: A welcoming place for people with memory impairment and their care partners /caregivers. Cafés are a place to talk with others, enjoy lunch and an activity or entertainment together. Attendees are asked to bring their care partners. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by Concord Park Assisted Living and Memory Care Community and Cooperative Elder Services, Inc. RSVP by calling (978) 929-6652. Groups will be held on the last Tuesday of each month.

Sleeping Well and Living Well Workshop

When: Jan. 31, 1:00PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Rm. B07 Join the conversation to get some good tips for sleeping and living well. Through a grant from Mass. Council on Aging and Executive Office of Elder Affairs, workshops to help your mental wellness. Run by professionals from Vinfen Behavioral Health Agency. FREE! Please call 978-251-0533 or email ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov to register.

Scrabble! 

When: Jan. 31, 1:30PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all seniors/free. Also February 14 and March 21, 1:30pm. MaryAnn Melanson of local LifeCare Centers is organizing a Scrabble tournament at the Senior Center. In January, four teams of four will play. In February the winners will play two teams of two. In March, winners from February will play to determine the ultimate winner. Participants are encouraged to continue to attend to cheer others on. MaryAnn will provide refreshments. Space is limited, so sign up. Info: 978-929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa

 

Monday Movie Matinee

When: Jan. 31, 5:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Jerry and Marge Go Large (2022, PG-13). Retired couple Jerry and Marge Selbee win the lottery and use the money to revive their small town of Evart, Michigan. Annette Bening and Bryan Cranston co-star in film based on a true story. Info: 978-929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa

Fowler After Hours: Flowers and Flow Art Reception

When: Jan. 31, 7:00PM
Where: Concord Free Public Library, 1322 Main Street (Fowler Branch)

Description

CONCORD: Take advantage of a last chance to see the Flowers and Flow show at the Fowler Branch Library, a collaboration with ArtScape and West Concord Green Thumbs. To register visit the Library's website.

“Book Smart” Adult Ed Course

When: Jan. 31, 7:30PM
Where: Chabad Center of Sudbury, 100 Horse Pond Road

Description

SUDBURY: Tuesdays. The course offers a panoramic overview of 3000 years of Jewish learning. In person and via Zoom, you will be introduced to the works that have formed the backbone of Jewish teachings and experience for the last few millenniums.  You will experience the different genres that shape Jewish life, including Tanach, Midrash, Talmud, Halachah, Philosophy, Kabbalah, Musar, Chasidism, and meet the influential personalities who drove thirty centuries of Jewish scholarship.
Whether you’re meeting these texts for the first time or as a seasoned scholar, this course will inform and enrich all your Jewish learning. For more info or to register please visit www.chabadsudbury.com/booksmart or call (978) 443-0110.
 

Virtual 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group

When: Feb. 1, 9:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Session 3 is Create a Marketing Plan & Marketing Brief. Go to the calendar section of the Library website for more information and to sign up directly for the Zoom link. www.littletonlibrary.org
 

Littles and Letters Story Time

When: Feb. 1, 11:00AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: In this Story Time, study a letter per week. This week: the letter "Q." Sign up online for a space in this fun story time with a craft. For ages 4 and up. www.littletonlibrary.org
 

Valentine Make &amp; Take

When: Feb. 1, 1:00PM
Where: Stow Community Center, 509 Great Road

Description

STOW: Make small flower arrangements to give to your Valentine or keep for yourself.  Registration requested.  Garden Club members are free and non members are welcome but are asked to pay $10.  There is a limit of 20.  If interested please email Susan Choyce at schoyce@verizon.net.
 

First Connections New Moms Group

When: Feb. 1, 1:00PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Anyone who identifies as a mother with a pre-crawling baby is welcome to attend this group facilitated by Early Childhood Educator, Lactation Counselor, Infant Massage Teacher and Pediatric Sleep Consultant Mary Beilman. This open discussion group is a forum for you to share experiences and resources, connect with other new mothers, learn about your baby's development, and seek guidance about any concerns you might have. Email mbeilman@jri.org to RSVP​. www.littletonlibrary.org
 

Assabet Valley Camera Club Meeting

When: Feb. 1, 7:00PM
Where: Assabet Valley Camera Club Online

Description

HUDSON: AVCC is pleased to host Silvana Della Camera, award-winning photographer, judge, and presenter as well as a member of the Professional Photographers Association (PPA). In her hour-long presentation on Color, Contrast, Lighting, and Composition Silvana will discuss how photography is much more than pointing a camera at a scene and clicking the shutter. It involves a process of weighing the assorted components seen within the viewfinder and realizing how they can be used to capture a powerful image. She will guide photographers on how to evaluate and isolate the various graphical elements before them to create an impactful, visual story. AVCC meetings are being held online. If you are interested in attending this program, contact AVCC at info@assabetvalleycc.com a few days prior to the meeting to request a link to the event. The club’s Zoom room opens at 7pm with a brief business meeting at 7:15pm. Silvana’s presentation will begin at 7:30pm. For more information, visit www.assabetvalleycc.com.
 

Babygarten

When: Feb. 2, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Also February 9, 16, March 2, 9 & 16. A program that brings caregivers and babies together for an hour of stimulating experiences intended to nurture the bond between caregiver and child, and to increase the caregiver's awareness of their child's development. Primary focus: the healthy development of infants aged 0-18 months old with an emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills.  The program includes nursery rhymes and songs, book sharing, parenting information, a developmental craft, and a free-play period when babies play and caregivers can talk. Space is limited to 12 babies every week so please sign up for the classes that you are able to attend. We will have a wait list. www.littletonlibrary.org

Toddler Story Team

When: Feb. 3, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Join Miss Jennifer for an action-packed story exploring a different theme each week with books, songs, movement, and instruments. Most appropriate for children ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration is required. www.littletonlibrary.org

Mini Golf Fundraising Event

When: Feb. 3, 4:30PM
Where: Trombetta’s Farm, 655 Farm Road

Description

MARLBOROUGH: Hosted by the Northborough Southborough Special Education Parent Advisory Council (NSPAC). Tee times begin at 4:30pm and continue every 15 minutes. Families can purchase food, participate in our 50/50 raffle, and enjoy camaraderie with other families. Proceeds will go to NSPAC. Cost per golfer is $10. Register at www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4aabac23abf85-nspac1#. Families that cannot attend the Fundraiser but would still like to make a donation can do so at www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4aabac23abf85-nspac2#.

"Marian, or The True Tale of Robin Hood"

When: Feb. 3, 8:00PM
Where: Theatre III, 250 Central Street

Description

WEST ACTON: What if Robin Hood is really Maid Marian in disguise and the Merry Men aren’t actually men?  Consider this in Adam Szymkowicz' gender-bending, patriarchy-smashing, hilarious new take on the classic talesoon to be playing at Theatre III, 250 Central Street, February 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 8pm; February 5 at 2pm. Tickets are available at theatre3.org or by calling (978) 263-9070.

Reporting Our News Workshop

When: Feb. 4, 2:00PM
Where: Acton Town Hall, 472 Main Street

Description

ACTON: Hear from representatives of independent news organizations in neighboring towns about their experience creating and sustaining local journalism. Then we’ll break into smaller groups for guided discussions on various aspects of starting up and sustaining a non-profit and non-partisan news organization. At the end of the day, a group of volunteers will be sought out who are committed and excited about the possibilities who can move an effort forward. The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration is required.  Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/reporting-our-news-how-can-our-community-start-its-own-news-organization-tickets-506680022587

Lego Club

When: Feb. 4, 2:00PM
Where: J.V. Fletcher Library, 50 Main Street

Description

WESTFORD: Do you love to build with Legos®? Visit each month to create something fun.This program is best for any child who will not eat the Legos and takes place in the Meeting Room. Parents stay and join in the fun or visit with other parents in the room. Drop-in; no registration necessary. westfordlibrary.org

Nashoba Symphonic Band Concert 

When: Feb. 4, 2:00PM
Where: Nashoba Regional High School, Route 117 (12 Green Road GPS)

Description

BOLTON: “Unexpected Developments!” features Variations for Wind Band by Ralph Vaughan Williams with Arthur Fracknpohl's Celebration Overture and the Fantasies on a Theme by Haydn by Norman Dello-Joio, plus marches by Kenneth J. Alford and Leon Jessel. Admission is free and open to the public. Info: https://nashobamusic.wordpress.com/nashoba-symphonic-band.

DC's Reflecting Fools

When: Feb. 4, 3:00PM
Where: Cary Memorial Hall

Description

LEXINGTON: The stairway to heavenly political satire originally laid by the Capitol Steps continues upward with DC’s Reflecting Fools—the new musical parody group created by the performers and co-writer from the Capitol Steps.
Tickets are $39-$59 at www.caryhalllexington.com or by calling (617) 531-1257.

Tap Those Toes with 440 Gypsy Jazz

When: Feb. 4, 7:00PM
Where: New Revival Coffeehouse, Fellowship Hall, First Parish Church of Stow & Acton, 353 Great Road

Description

STOW: A quartet that expands the gypsy jazz tradition of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. Tickets are $17 in advance at tiny.cc/440jazz; $20 at the door. Doors open at 7pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm. Masks are optional. For information, visit www.jazzyviolinist.com or www.fpc-stow-acton.org/music/coffeehouse. For questions, call (978) 274-2593, or email coffeehouse@fpc-stow-acton.org.

LGBTQ+ and Ally Valentine’s GAY-la!

When: Feb. 4, 7:00PM
Where: Acton Recreation Center, 50 Audubon Drive

Description

ACTON: Acton’s Pride Committee with the support of the Acton Recreation Department, will be hosting a winter ball fundraising event to support Acton’s Pride Festival in June! Dress to impress and join in for a fun evening of dancing! Refreshments will be served. Cash bar on-site. Guest performance by Ms. Petty! $25/person (18+ event) – advanced tickets required. Purchase tickets at www.actonrec.com. For more information, email the recreation department at: recreation@actonma.gov .

"What Makes Me Tic: Comedy &amp; Storytelling with a Message" with Pamela Rae Schuller

When: Feb. 4, 7:00PM
Where: Kerem Shalom in-person & online

Description

CONCORD: Kick off Jewish Disability Awareness and Inclusion month (JDAIM) with "What Makes Me Tic: Comedy & Storytelling with a Message" with Pamela Rae Schuller. The evening will begin with a Dessert and Cocktail Reception, followed by the performance, with an ASL interpreter. Registration is required for both in-person and online tickets. Register at https://keremshalom.org/current-events/schuller. Tickets are $18 if purchased by January 30; 
$25 if purchased after January 30 or at the door. The deadline for Zoom registration is February 2 at noon. The Zoom link will be sent to online participants on February 3. Contact the Kerem Shalom office at ksadmin@keremshalom.org or (978) 369-1223 with any questions.

Maynard Relay for Life Fundraiser

When: Feb. 4, 7:30PM
Where: Maynard-Clinton Elks

Description

MAYNARD: Maynard Relay for Life's team Lady Bugs is hosting a fundraiser - The Midnight Riders band!! Doors open at 7:30pm; band will play from 8-11pm. The Midnight Riders play music from many eras. Tickets are $15, available at the door or in advance by contacting Kim at (978) 897-9907 or kim.lalli@comcast.net.  If you have a table of 8 payable in advance, reserve a table! There will be light refreshments, raffles and a cash bar!  All proceeds will go to the American Cancer Society to help fund research, lodging for patients receiving treatment, etc.  A fun night out for a great cause!

"Symphonic Treasures"

When: Feb. 4, 7:30PM
Where: Symphony Pro Musica

Description

HUDSON: "Symphonic Treasures" will be presented by Hudson's Symphony Pro Musica. Ludwig van Beethoven's Violin Concerto will be performed by Maria Ioudenich, soloist. The orchestra will complete the program with Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun and Alexander Borodin"s Symphony No.3. Tickets are available for February 4 at 7:30pm at Hudson High School, 69 Brigham Street, and February 5 at 3:30pm at St. Mark's School, 25 Marlborough St., Southborough. at www.symphonypromusica.org (978) 562-0939 (adult $25, senior $20, student $0).

Eyes on Owls Returns

When: Feb. 5, 3:00PM
Where: Prescott School Community Center

Description

GROTON: Groton Community Trust (GCT) Members attend for free! Mark and Marcia Wilson return for their very popular Eyes on Owls presentation. You can purchase a ticket from the Prescott website. If you are an active GCT member, please contact GCT HERE to get a coupon code for your free ticket.

"Symphonic Treasures"

When: Feb. 5, 3:30PM
Where: Symphony Pro Musica

Description

SOUTHBOROUGH: "Symphonic Treasures" will be presented by Hudson's Symphony Pro Musica. Ludwig van Beethoven's Violin Concerto will be performed by Maria Ioudenich, soloist. The orchestra will complete the program with Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun and Alexander Borodin"s Symphony No.3. Tickets are available for February 4 at 7:30pm at Hudson High School, 69 Brigham Street, and February 5 at 3:30pm at St. Mark's School, 25 Marlborough St., Southborough. at www.symphonypromusica.org (978) 562-0939 (adult $25, senior $20, student $0).

Acton Center ‘Bugles’ Memorial Service 

When: Feb. 5, 4:00PM
Where: Acton Center Fire Station

Description

ACTON: This month’s memorial service will take place promptly at 4pm (NOTE TIME!). This is a short memorial (15-20 min) to those that served and paid the ultimate price for their service to our country defending freedom. The service consists of the Pledge, a few words of reverence and prayer, followed by the live playing of “Taps”. Location is in front of the Station (easy parking in the rear), and across the street from the Acton Monument and gravesite of Abner Hosmer and Isaac Davis.  For more information, contact Dave at (781) 775-9922. 

Breakfast for Veterans

When: Feb. 6, 8:30AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: FREE every 1st Monday of the month. Eggs, Sausage, Pancakes and more, cooked and served by the Shirley Police Dept. Sponsored by Shirley Charitable Foundaton.

Monday Movie Matinee: Ocean’s Eleven

When: Feb. 6, 1:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: (2001 remake, PG-13)
Danny Ocean and his ten accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos on the same night. Cast includes George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Julia Roberts, Bernie Mac, and Andy Garcia. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.
 

Tuesday Morning Writing Club

When: Feb. 7, 5:00AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Are you an early riser with a creative mind? Do you want some incentive to get up way too early in the middle of the winter to exercise that creative mind? Join Tuesday Morning Writers’ Club. Meet in the Murray Conference Room weekly. Bring your laptop. Bring your coffee. Bring pages for a fellow writer to read and give feedback on. Bring your bleary-eyed self to a quiet place to spend time with other introverted strangers. It promises to be uncomfortably pleasant. www.littletonlibrary.org

Acton Garden Club’s February Meeting

When: Feb. 7, 10:15AM
Where: Acton Garden Club via Zoom

Description

ACTON: “Hydrangea Happiness, Hydrangea Hysteria” presented by C. L. Fornari. From blue mopheads and lacecaps to white peegees, there are hydrangeas for every garden.  Learn which varieties will live and flower well in your gardens and how to care for them. For those non-AGC members who would like to join the meeting, visit www.actongardenclub.org and leave a message for the webmaster. You will be contacted with the information needed to log into the meeting.

A Splendid Little War: Politics, the Press, and the Spanish-American War

When: Feb. 7, 1:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to out-of-town seniors for $5. Join Paolo Di Gregorio for a presentation on the Spanish-American War.  At the end of the 19th century, the United States experienced a tremendous transformation in our international standing. Having subdued the continent, the US soon began to emerge as an important player on the international stage. One of the central acts in the drama was a brief war with Spain, a war that would extinguish one empire, while giving birth to another. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.

Game Night

When: Feb. 7, 5:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all seniors. Spend an evening socializing and enjoying some games with your peers. You can play Mah Jongg, cards, chess, bridge, pool, Scrabble or bring your favorite game to play. You are welcome to bring a brown bag dinner if you’d like. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.

Become an Adult ESOL or Basic Literacy Tutor!

When: Feb. 7, 6:30PM
Where: Pollard Memorial Library online

Description

LOWELL: If you would like to make a difference in the life of an adult with limited English or basic literacy skills, Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts offers free, confidential, one-on-one or small group tutoring on a flexible schedule to adults in the greater Lowell area.  You do not need prior teaching experience or knowledge of another language. All you need is an open mind, a desire to help an adult improve their skills, and the ability to meet with your student for 2 hours per week! In-person, remote, and hybrid tutoring options are available. Before being matched with a student you also will be required to successfully complete an 18-hour tutor training. To learn more, join online via Zoom at this Volunteer Information Session. For more information, contact Literacy Director, Sarah Miller, at smiller@lowelllibrary.org, or Literacy Assistant, Mary Hartmann, mhartmann@lowelllibrary.org, or call (978) 674-1541.

Revolution in Women’s Athletics: AJ Mleczko Griswold and Angela Ruggiero

When: Feb. 7, 7:00PM
Where: Concord Museum, 53 Cambridge Turnpike

Description

CONCORD: The Concord Museum will host women’s hockey champions AJ Mleczko Griswold and Angela Ruggiero for a program entitled “Revolution in Women’s Athletics”, followed by a ticketed reception. Tickets must be purchased in advance at https://concordmuseum.org/events/revolution-in-womens-athletics.

Conversations About Death and Grief

When: Feb. 8, 11:00AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: Every 2nd Wednesday of the month. Offering Friendship, Understanding and Hope with suggestions and techniques to help manage your grief. Conversations About Death is about transforming the pain of grief into the elixir of hope. It takes people out of the isolation society imposes on the bereaved and lets them express their grief naturally. Walk-ins welcome. For questions about this program please contact Lucia Camara, Bereavement and Spiritual Care Provider with Nashoba Nursing Services and Hospice. (508) 951-3850.

Littles and Letters Story Time

When: Feb. 8, 11:00AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: In this Story Time, study a letter per week. This week: the letter "R." Sign up online for a space in this fun story time with a craft. For ages 4 and up. www.littletonlibrary.org

The Upbeats

When: Feb. 8, 12:00PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Live Music in the Hall!

Computer Club

When: Feb. 8, 1:30PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to out-of-town seniors/free. All seniors are welcome to participate in Computer Club.  Bring your computer and hardware questions, problems and related issues. If possible bring the problem hardware to the meeting. This is a club with no formally planned instruction. Several regulars are there willing to share their experiences, and work one-on-one, to resolve any computer issues, from Windows system difficulties, email setups/usage, networking issues, upgrades and assistance with “how do I” frustrations. MAC and Chrome/Android users are welcome. If you are unable to attend in person and would like to talk with a club member via Zoom or phone, please contact the COA and we will forward your information. The COA library has new desktop computers that are available for you to use, no reservation needed. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.
 

Gallery Talk with Photographer Neal Rantoul

When: Feb. 8, 2:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all. This Gallery Talk is a chance to hear from Photographer and Exhibitor, Neal Rantoul. Hear how he made the pictures you’ve seen this past month on the Lounge wall at the Senior Center.  Each image from each year of his retirement has a great back story and this is a perfect opportunity to ask him questions about his work. Neal has exhibited widely and taught at Harvard and Northeastern Universities. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.
 

Virtual 50+ Job Seekers Networking Group

When: Feb. 8, 6:00PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Session 3 is Create a Marketing Plan & Marketing Brief. Go to the calendar section of the Library website for more information and to sign up directly for the Zoom link. www.littletonlibrary.org

P.J. Story Time with Mrs. Sill

When: Feb. 8, 6:30PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Mrs. Sill will read some great stories! Come in your PJs or bring a lovey with you for a snuggly time!. www.littletonlibrary.org

Monthly Wellness Check

When: Feb. 9, 9:30AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: Second Thursday of the month. These clinics allow for personalized, one on one attention from a nurse. Offered services include blood pressure and blood sugar screenings, diet/nutrition information and teaching, medication review and assistance with identifying and coordinating community resources and referrals. All ages are welcome to attend. Info: Tamara Bedard, (978) 772-3335 x340.

Babygarten

When: Feb. 9, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Also February 16, March 2, 9 & 16. A program that brings caregivers and babies together for an hour of stimulating experiences intended to nurture the bond between caregiver and child, and to increase the caregiver's awareness of their child's development. Primary focus: the healthy development of infants aged 0-18 months old with an emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills.  The program includes nursery rhymes and songs, book sharing, parenting information, a developmental craft, and a free-play period when babies play and caregivers can talk. Space is limited to 12 babies every week so please sign up for the classes that you are able to attend. We will have a wait list. www.littletonlibrary.org

Acton Woman's Club Spring Fashion Show

When: Feb. 9, 11:30AM
Where: ActonTV Studio, 16a Craig Road

Description

ACTON: Festivities start at 11:30am for Social time, noon for dessert, 12:30 business meeting & 1pm for the Fashion Show. Outfits will be from Gould’s Clothing and Anita’s Shoe Boutique of Acton. There'll be lively commentary by esteemed Acton Woman's Club member Paula Walsh, and the models will be actual Club members - real people, neighbors and friends! For more information, visit https:// theactonwomansclub.org.

Monthly Movie: Something's Gotta Give

When: Feb. 9, 12:30PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Rm. B07. A 2003 American romantic comedy-drama film written, produced and directed by Nancy Meyers. It stars Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton who fnd love for each other in later life, despite being complete opposites. Call (978) 251-0533 or email ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov to register.

Security for You and Peace of Mind for Your Family: The Documents You Need to Write

When: Feb. 9, 1:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all/free. In this illustrated talk Attorney Philip Arcidiacono will show how to state your priorities about your health and your property. A few steps now will help your family follow the course you set! Philip Arcidiacono is principal of Archdeacon Law Associates of Concord. He specializes in elder law. Info: (978) 929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa​.
 

LUK’s Kids at Heart Mentoring Gala

When: Feb. 9, 5:30PM
Where: Great Wolf Lodge

Description

FITCHBURG: This year will be back in-person. Enjoy live and silent auctions, balloon pops, live music, entertainment & dancing! Tickets are $100 and include entertainment and a catered dinner of your choice. If you are unable to attend, but would like to support this cause, you can bid on silent auction items online or make a donation. To purchase tickets, view auction items and begin bidding, visit https:// events.readysetauction.com/lukinc/gala23. For more information, visit https:// mentoring.luk.org/mentoring-events/gala or email LUKGALA @LUK.org.

3rd Grade Book Club

When: Feb. 9, 6:00PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Join Miss Jennifer for a fun-filled, action-packed book club! The book for February: "Guinea Dog" by Patrick Jennings. Fun discussion, play games, do a book-related craft and have a snack! Copies of the book will be behind the circulation desk.

Teen &amp; YA Board Game Night

When: Feb. 9, 6:00PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: For ages 11 to 19 and/or grades 6 to 12. Come to the Teen Room at the Reuben Hoar Library for a drop-in game night! Bring your friends and grab a game from our recently expanded collection. (D&D players always welcome!) www. littletonlibrary. org.

Library Trustees Meeting

When: Feb. 9, 7:00PM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Monthly Meeting. www littletonlibrary.org

Women’s Business Network Hosts “Your Favorite Influencer”

When: Feb. 9, 7:15PM
Where: St. Theresa’s Church (Holy Trinity Parish), 15 Still River Road

Description

HARVARD: The event begins with networking, followed by brief announcements and introductions where each attendee gets to introduce herself and her business. The program will be “Your Favorite Influencer” facilitated by Terri Courtemarche of Scouter Design. Attendees are encouraged to share information about a person who has influenced their business practice. WBN is a local, volunteer run networking group of women in small businesses, professional practices, non-profits, and the arts who meet monthly for mutual support, education & networking. Referrals are shared, but usually out of the context of the meeting. Guests welcome. Contact Deb Oliva at dboliva @ charter.net for more information.

Toddler Story Time

When: Feb. 10, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Join Miss Jennifer for an action-packed story time exploring a different theme each week with books, songs, movement, and instruments. This story time is most appropriate for children ages 18 months - 3 years. Registration required. www. littletonlibrary.org

3rd Annual Comedy Show

When: Feb. 10, 6:00PM
Where: Devens Conference Center 31 Andrews Parkway

Description

DEVENS: $25 per person for the showstarring: Jim Colliton, Jody Sloane & Ron Steen. Doors open at 6pm; 6-7pm Tapas Pasta Station. $20 per person wine pull (Pay $20 and pull a bottle valued up to $150). All To Benefit Clear Path for Veterans New England.

12th Annual Comedy Night Benefit

When: Feb. 10, 6:30PM
Where: Hudson Portuguese Club, 13 Port Street

Description

HUDSON: Hosted by The  Addiction Referral Center (ARC) and featuring Amy Tee, Ryan Shea, Bill Douglas & host Dave Rattigan. Doors open at 6:30pm; show  starts at 7:30pm. Held in support of the ARC of Marlborough, the show will include lots of laughs, food & raffle prizes. To donate to the ARC or sponsor the Benefit, call (508) 485-4357 or visit

Friends of the J.V. Fletcher Library February Book Sale

When: Feb. 10, 6:30PM
Where: J.V. Fletcher Library, 50 Main Street

Description

WESTFORD: A Friends Members Only Sale will be held on Friday evening from 6:30-9pm. A Friends membership (which may be purchased at the door) is necessary for attending this sale. The entire public is invited Saturday for an all-day sale, 10am–5pm, and for the $5 Bag Sale (purchase a bag from the Friends for $5 and fill it, customers should not bring their own bags) on Sunday, from 2-4pm. westfordlibrary.org

Teaching Today's Kids To Spot Tomorrow's Fake News

When: Feb. 10, 7:00PM
Where: Discovery Museum via Zoom

Description

ACTON: Presenter: Susan Engel, Ph.D., Department of Psychology, Williams College. Children & adults are faced with misleading information and unsupported claims, which often lead to bad decision making. How do we teach children to distinguish good information from bad? The answer is clear: Research shows that if we start early, giving children the intellectual tools to assess the credibility of information is neither as hard nor as amorphous as it might seem. Engel will share research on how young children decide whom to trust, how they learn to separate fact from fiction, and how to support their growing ability to seek the truth. Call (978) 264-4200 for more information.

Boxborough Grange Sponsors Gardening Presentation

When: Feb. 10, 7:00PM
Where: Boxborough Town Hall, 29 Middle Road

Description

BOXBOROUGH: Judith Taylor will give a talk full of “tips and tricks” that will help you get the most out of your vegetable gardening efforts! Judith is a graduate of the UMass Green School and the Seed Savers Exchange School. Her passion is to share knowledge with new gardeners as well to exchange ideas with those more experienced. The power point presentation will last an hour and she has graciously consented to answer questions regarding gardening during and after the presentation. This program is funded by the Acton Boxborough Cultural Council and all are welcome.

INDECENT

When: Feb. 10, 8:00PM
Where: Concord Players, 51 Walden Street

Description

CONCORD: Pulitzer prize-winning Paula Vogel’s play is very topical for today’s world as it delves into love relationships, antisemitism, homophobia, the power of politics, and more while still providing light-hearted and comedic moments. "Indecent" has mature themes so parental guidance is recommended. Tickets & info: Call (978) 369-2990 and leave a message or visit concordplayers.org.

Take Your Child to the Library Day

When: Feb. 11, 11:00AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: 11am – Toddler Story Time; Miss Jennifer will do a special story time to showcase what this program is all about!; 12pm – Littles and Letters Story Time; Mrs. Haduch will host a version of this weekly story time so you can learn about it!; 2pm – Pumpernickel Puppets; John McDonough will perform “Bugsy and Friends.” Registration required. Friends of the Library will be here with their annual Cookie Sale, too! Info: info@littletonlibrary.org; (978) 540-2600;  www.littletonlibrary.org

St. Mark’s Chocolate Festival TO GO! Returns

When: Feb. 11, 1:00PM
Where: St Mark’s Episcopal Church, 75 Cold Spring Road

Description

WESTFORD: St Mark’s Episcopal Church, 75 Cold Spring Road, will again sell delicious boxes of homemade chocolate desserts to raise money for local food pantries in a creative take on its long-running Chocolate Festival. Boxes homemade chocolate desserts can be purchased online (www.st-mark.org/chocolate) and then picked up at the church on February 11 from 1 to 4pm. Only 200 boxes will be available, last year selling out before the Festival, so patrons are encouraged to order early to avoid disappointment. For a full list (updated daily with new prizes), visit www.st-mark.org/pages/chocolate-festival-raffle-prizes. Winning tickets will be pulled at 4:30pm on the day of the festival and broadcast on Facebook Live. All proceeds benefit the Westford Food Pantry, Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry at Devens, St. Paul’s Soup Kitchen in Lowell, and St Mark’s building fund, which supports low-cost community use of its facilities. For more information, visit www.st-mark.org/chocolate.
 

FUMC Valentine's Day Dinner Fundraiser

When: Feb. 11, 5:00PM
Where: First United Methodist Church, 34 Felton Street

Description

HUDSON: A little something special to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Those who have dined with FUMC already know of their reputation for serving wonderful dinners. This is going to be a sit-down dinner and you will be served stuffed chicken breast, mashed potatoes, salad and a veggie and desert. Entertainer Tony Funches returns as guest. $10/per person. More information is available by calling (978) 562-2932 or online at www.hudsonfumc@gmail.com.

Boston Share Network Valentine Coffeehouse

When: Feb. 11, 7:00PM
Where: St. Matthew’s UMC, Acton

Description

ACTON: Join online for an evening of music, comedy, dancing and more!  Boston Share Network is hosting. The event is being broadcast on YouTube by St. Matthew’s UMC, Acton: https://saint-matthews.org/events/bsn-valentine-coffee-house-2023/.

Boston Share Network is a 501(c)(3) coalition of volunteers, shelters and agencies working together to help the homeless and poor.  They raise funds to support Moving Assistance, Transportation Assistance, and obtaining a Massachusetts State ID.  Shelter partners include:  Women’s Lunch Place, Rosie’s Place, St. Francis House, Miracle Mile Ministries and Bridge Over Troubled Waters.  For more information, visit www.bostonsharenetwork.com.

(Not So) Young Adult Book Club Meeting

When: Feb. 12, 11:00AM
Where: Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Mass. Ave.

Description

Free Talk: Clicking With Nature 

When: Feb. 12, 1:30PM
Where: Westborough Public Library, 55 West Main Street

Description

WESTBOROUGH: In the meeting room. Focus on nature photography with the Westborough Community Land Trust! Learn tips, tricks, and go-to gear from Westborough resident and award-winning nature photographer Nancy Wright. You’ll hear the stories behind some of her favorite photos, including several that are part of her portfolio that won the National Wildlife 2021 Photo Contest. Date: Sunday, February 12, 2023. Free; no reservation required.  Check for weather and Covid updates before heading out: https://westboroughlandtrust.org. For questions contact events@westboroughlandtrust.org.
 

See Boxborough’s Treasures 

When: Feb. 12, 2:00PM
Where: Boxborough Museum, 575 Middle Road

Description

BOXBOROUGH: See Boxborough’s historic treasures including the 1850’s scale which is sensitive enough to weigh a penny and strong enough to calibrate a 50 pound weight, the “new” hearse built in 1881, and the “old” hearse (come and see how old is old).  Admission is free and all are welcome. For more information or if anyone wishes to arrange a private tour for a small group at a different time please call John Fallon at (978) 264-0069.

"True Love" 13th Annual Valentine's Day Concert

When: Feb. 12, 4:00PM
Where: First Parish Bedford UU, 75 The Great Road

Description

BEDFORD: Cynthia Mork, Ben Sears (vocals) and Bradford Conner (piano) will perform romantic favorites from the Great American Songbook including "Night and Day" and "I've Got You Under My Skin," as well as selections from "Kiss Me Kate" and "High Society". Special Guests Heinrich Christensen and Robert Winkley will play 4-hand piano works from Maurice Ravel, Paul Hindemith, Peter Warlock and Cole Porter. Scrumptious chocolate reception to follow! Suggested Donations Collected at the door: $20 adults $15 seniors and students, proceeds to benefit First Parish. Live streaming tickets available at tinyurl.com/uubedfordtruelove.

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Panel

When: Feb. 13, 6:30PM
Where: Sudbury-Wayland-Lincoln Domestic Violence Roundtable

Description

SUDBURY: Do you know that February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month? Join the Sudbury-Wayland-Lincoln Domestic Violence Roundtable for "What Is Important To Us: A Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Panel. In this program, teen panelists will highlight what is important to them and what they want adults and peers to know about relationships, media consumption, trust, and boundaries. The panelist will share their own perspective on how adults can support the teens in their lives. If you'd like, wear orange to show your support about teen dating violence awareness! Registration is required and can be completed here: https://tinyurl.com/35mxk3ru All participants will receive an email with the Zoom information after registering. For information, visit www.domesticviolenceroundtable.org or email infordvrt@gmail.com 

Scrabble! 

When: Feb. 14, 1:30PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to all seniors/free. Also March 21, 1:30pm. MaryAnn Melanson of local LifeCare Centers is organizing a Scrabble tournament at the Senior Center. In February the winners from January will play two teams of two. In March, winners from February will play to determine the ultimate winner. Participants are encouraged to continue to attend to cheer others on. MaryAnn will provide refreshments. Space is limited, so sign up. Info: 978-929-6652; seniorcenter@actonma.gov; www.actoncoa.com; www.facebook.com/actoncoa

 

Stitch &amp; Chat Group

When: Feb. 15, 10:00AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: Do you like to knit, Crotchet, or Plarning? All types of stitchers welcome for friendly chatter and stitching. To participate RSVP by calling or emailing edinning@shirley-ma.gov; (978) 425-1390

Abolition’s Foot Soldiers: Female Anti-Slavery Societies in Ante-bellum Massachusetts

When: Feb. 15, 7:00PM
Where: J.V. Fletcher Library Online

Description

WESTFORD: In this talk, Dr. Jaimie Crumley will show that the efforts of the anti-slavery women in Massachusetts demonstrate the distinctively feminist contours of antebellum abolitionism. Further, she will assert that learning from the successes and failures of antebellum female anti-slavery societies can inform contemporary feminist organizing. Register here. westfordlibrary.org

Babygarten

When: Feb. 16, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Also March 2, 9 & 16. A program that brings caregivers and babies together for an hour of stimulating experiences intended to nurture the bond between caregiver and child, and to increase the caregiver's awareness of their child's development. Primary focus: the healthy development of infants aged 0-18 months old with an emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills.  The program includes nursery rhymes and songs, book sharing, parenting information, a developmental craft, and a free-play period when babies play and caregivers can talk. Space is limited to 12 babies every week so please sign up for the classes that you are able to attend. www.littletonlibrary.org

Pro-Active Brain Health: Keeping Your Mind Healthy as You Age

When: Feb. 16, 1:00PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Rm. B07. Register for this informative session presented by Bridges by EPOCH to learn about and reinforce positive lifestyle choices that may help you maintain a healthy body and brain. Brain healthy dessert will be served! Must register by February 8 by calling (978) 251-0533 or email  ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov.

Judy Garland Celebration

When: Feb. 16, 1:00PM
Where: Acton Senior Center, 30 Sudbury Road Rear

Description

ACTON: Open to out-of-town seniors for $5/lecture. In this two-part series, Ben Sears and Brad Conner, song duo and American music historians, will present the career of Judy Garland from her earliest years with the Gumm Sisters, as a child star with MGM, her film career as an adult, along with a look at her concert career and classic television appearances. One of the brightest stars of Hollywood's Golden Age, Garland would have celebrated her 100th birthday in 2022. Ben Sears and Brad Conner, entertainers and theatre historians, have been called “Boston’s favorite song duo” by the Boston Globe. Their programs and performances are always. www.actoncoa.com

Encouraging Self-Help Skills in Children Age 18 Months to 5 Years

When: Feb. 16, 6:30PM
Where: First Connections via Zoom

Description

ACTON: Pediatric Occupational Therapist Anna Knox will present a free live webinar. Children grow so quickly, and parents are not always aware of what they are developmentally capable of doing for themselves in our day-to-day home life. Anna will give us information and an overview of how we can teach our children to do things for themselves at particular ages during toddler-hood up to kindergarten age. To receive the zoom link, email lmatthews@jri.org. For more information, visit www.firstconnections.org.

Mid-Winter Memorial

When: Feb. 17, 1:00PM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: R.S.V.P. Required by February 13th. Call (978) 425-1390. Chase away the Winter Blues by sharing some offering of tea cakes, something warm or cold to drink, good deeds and words to make a difference in our World filled with Grief. Covid continues to have its way with us, Ukraine is suffering war, Children have access to guns and some of us have lost loved ones. On this day we will offer good deeds, and words in hopes of remembering better times and making a difference in the world. Participants please bring a box roughly 8 x 12, it can be a candy box, a cookie tin, plastic, whatever you have. Also name(s) of anyone or place written on a piece of paper, that may benefit of a gentle words/ prayer being offered. Refreshment will be served. For questions about this program please contact Lucia Camara, Bereavement and Spiritual Care Provider with Nashoba Nursing Services and Hospice. (508) 951-3850.

Myles Above in Heaven Meeting

When: Feb. 18, 10:30AM
Where: Avidia Financial Center, 17 Pope Street

Description

HUDSON: An intimate support  group in the loss of a child.
 

Lincoln/Reagan Dinner

When: Feb. 18, 6:30PM
Where: American Legion Post 313, 90 Groton Road

Description

NORTH CHELMSFORD: Chelmsford Republican Town Committee's Lincoln/Reagan Dinner is $30/person; $50/couple and include appetizers, dinner & dessert. Cash bar. Key Note Speaker will be Rick Green, former Congressional Candidate. RSVP  by 2/15/23 to Dee @ deemiller1111@yahoo.com.

No More Regrets

When: Feb. 21, 1:00PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Room B07. Focusing on past regrets robs us of any happiness we can have right now. Learn some new ways of staying in the present and how to put the past behind us. Please call (978) 251-0533 or email ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov to register.

Art in Action! Welcoming Refugees 

When: Feb. 21, 2:00PM
Where: Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street

Description

CONCORD: For ages 0-10 in the Children's Library. Kids will learn about displaced people around the world and the crises that force them to leave their homes. Afterwards, there will be an art project creating postcards to welcome refugee families to our community and inform them about the area. For every postcard created, the Bezos Family Foundation - sponsors of Students Rebuild - will donate $5 to refugee-aid organizations. No registration required. More info here. Program in partnership with COAR.

Hip Hop Dance Party with West Concord Dance Academy

When: Feb. 21, 3:30PM
Where: Concord Free Public Library, 129 Main Street

Description

CONCORD: For ages 0-13 in the Goodwin Forum. A hip hop dance party led by West Concord Dance Academy! Learn some new moves and get your feet moving to the beat! No registration required. More info here.

Intergenerational Rock Painting with Chelmsford MA Rocks

When: Feb. 23, 12:30PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Free. Join this fun and creative activity to paint a rock to keep or hide! Max 25. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please call (978) 251-0533 or email ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov to register.

“Gotta Dance” Showcase

When: Feb. 24, 10:30AM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: In the hall. Don’t miss this exciting dance performance featuring talented local dance students. Drop in for performance and stay for lunch. Regular lunch procedures apply.

Jim Burbine Singalong– Tribute to TheBeatles and Elvis

When: Feb. 24, 12:30PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Live Music in the hall.

Monthly Veterans Breakfast

When: Feb. 25, 8:30AM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: In the hall. Call (978) 251-0533 to register.

Tales from the Field: Stories of Botany

When: Feb. 25, 6:00PM
Where: Native Plant Trust

Description

FRAMINGHAM: Native Plant Trust, the nation’s first plant conservation organization and the only one solely focused on New England’s native plants presents Tales from the Field: Stories of Botany, an evening of storytelling with some of the world’s top botanists, horticulturists, and fellow plant enthusiasts as they share their most memorable, harrowing and hilarious experiences. For more information and to register for programs, visit www.NativePlantTrust.org/education.

Breakfast with Chip!

When: Feb. 27, 8:30AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: $5. Choice of Scrambled Eggs, Westerns or French toast. Includes Ham, Home fries, Fresh fruit and beverage.

Meet with Senator John Cronin's Constituent Services Team

When: Feb. 27, 8:30AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: Receive assistance with state related issues, share opinions on state policy or just say 'Hello! Beth Walsh, Constituent Services Director Office of John J. Cronin, State Senator, Worcester and Middlesex District - (617) 722-1230.

Foot Care Clinic

When: Feb. 27, 9:00AM
Where: Shirley Senior Center, 9 Parker Road

Description

SHIRLEY: $40 By Appointment Only - (978) 425-1390. Appointments fill fast.

PTSD After the Pandemic

When: Feb. 28, 1:00PM
Where: Chelmsford Senior Center, 75 Groton Rd.

Description

CHELMSFORD: Room B07. Many of us have lost loved ones due to the pandemic. Because of the pandemic we have had to adjust our way of life from then to now. Discuss some ways to deal with PTSD post-pandemic and learn new skills to deal with these changes. Please call (978) 251-0533 or email ndussault@chelmsfordma.gov to register.

Aqua Terra: Brooke Lambert &amp; Kurt Hanss Exhibit on Display

When: Feb. 28, 2:00PM
Where: Parish Center for the Arts, 10 Lincoln Street

Description

WESTFORD: Artists Brooke Lambert and Kurt Hanss have come together to present a new, high color duo exhibition of new paintings and original collagraph prints is a vibrant exploration of land and sea through color and design using both representational and abstract imagery. Aqua Terra is on view from February 28 - March 28. The Opening Reception will be held on March 3 from 6-9pm at the Parish Center for the Arts, 10 Lincoln Street. The Gallery will be open to guests on Sundays from 2-4pm.

Babygarten

When: Mar. 2, 10:30AM
Where: Reuben Hoar Library, Shattuck Street

Description

LITTLETON: Also March 9 & 16. A program that brings caregivers and babies together for an hour of stimulating experiences intended to nurture the bond between caregiver and child, and to increase the caregiver's awareness of their child's development. Primary focus: the healthy development of infants aged 0-18 months old with an emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills.  The program includes nursery rhymes and songs, book sharing, parenting information, a developmental craft, and a free-play period when babies play and caregivers can talk. Space is limited to 12 babies every week so please sign up for the classes that you are able to attend. We will have a wait list. www.littletonlibrary.org