Monday, November 19, 2012
An '80s-themed prom raised funds for Northborough's Recreation Department Saturday night.
Donning mullets, shoulder pads and the full spectrum of fluorescent hues, Northborough residents dressed in 80s fashion styles Saturday night to raise funds for the town's Recreation Department. More than 200 attendees of the prom held at Acacia Functions in Westborough donated $30 each to help send children of families in need to camp this summer.
Monday, November 28, 2011
Here are five things to know about, to think about...as you recover from a long, food-heavy weekend.
Our morning column, 5 Things You Need to Know, provides you with information that can help you plan your day and give you some fodder for water cooler conversations. 1. Enjoy Vacation Daze. Kids in grades K-5 spend part of the morning playing gym games, sports and making arts and crafts at the Northborough Recreation Department. Around 10:30 a.m., head over to AMF Bowling in Auburn, where kids bowl several strings and enjoy a pizza lunch. 2. It's like a live game show right at the bar as Celtic Jeopardy hits the Celtic Tavern tonight. 3. The Harmonica Club gets together at the Senior Center at 10 a.m. Join them, won't you? 4. Volunteers are needed to play with children at local homeless shelters. Find out more about how you can help. 5. It…
Thursday, August 4, 2011
Corn, cukes, zukes and more. The grand opening of the Community Garden is Aug. 13 at 10 a.m.
Northborough Recreation has announced the grand opening of Northborough Community Gardens on Saturday, Aug. 13, at 10 a.m. The Community Gardens are located on a piece of property owned by the Parks and Recreation Commission on 70 Valentine Rd. It should be noted that the street signs for Valentine Rd. have been stolen. To find the, sort of secret garden, turn onto Fay Lane, take the first right (no sign) and follow the road around to the left. The garden is on the left. The gardens opened this spring and ten lucky residents/groups were chosen by lottery to receive use of the garden beds. The 6X12 foot beds were built by Eagle Scout Mike Strickland of Troop 1 in conjunction with a Metrowest Community Foundation Grant. Next spring, ten …