Events this week: Digital Literacy talk, St. Patty’s lunch, celebrating Women’s history, Magic Show (Updated)

by beth on March 14, 2016

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Above: Tonight’s school-sponsored talk on Digital Literacy isn’t just on the learning opportunities through technology. It will also tackle talking to your kids about ethical issues in the digital world. (image posted to flickr by Brad Flickinger)

Here are highlights of what’s happening around town this week. (For more, check the Event Calendar.)

[Note: The highlights don’t include ongoing weekly programs. For the Southborough Library’s regular storytime programs, click here for their events page. For the Southborough Senior Center’s ongoing classes, click here for their calendar.]

Monday, March 14, 2016

  • Arhs_boosters_unos_fundraiser flyer

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    ARHS Boosters’ Uno’s Fundraiser @ Uno Pizzeria & Grill, Westborough: The Algonquin Boosters’ fundraiser takes place during both lunch and dinner, take-out or dine-in. But you must bring the flyer. 15-20% of money from each check will be donated directly to Boosters. That money will be evenly split among Algonquin’s sports teams.

  • Digital literacy presentation (7:00 – 8:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, Auditorium: “Successfully Parenting to Launch Your Child into the Digital World.” presentation by Alan November. See dedicated post for details.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

  • United Parishes’ Lenten series (6:00 – 8:00 pm) @ First Church of Marlborough: The United Parishes of Southborough are inviting the community to their 14th annual Lenten series. This year’s theme is A Theology of Food. See dedicated post for details.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

  • St. Patrick’s Day Party (11:30 am) @ Southborough Senior Center: Enjoy an Irish Meal of Corn Beef and Cabbage with all the fixings, provided by TJ Spirits. (Baked Stuffed Chicken upon pre-order) “Jug O’ Punch” band will entertain the crowd again. Call 508-229-4453 to reserve your spot. Suggested Donation: $6/Friends of Council of Aging Members; $10/non-members
  • Celebrate Women’s History Month (7:00 – 8:30 pm) @ Southborough Library, Main Floor: Southborough’s Donna McDaniel will present stories of women who contributed greatly to our lives and our country. See dedicated post for details.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

  • Southborough UNscheduled (5:00 – 9:00 pm): This is an annual NON-event, organized by Southborough Youth & Family Services. Residents are encouraged to block off the evening to focus on spending time together as a family. See dedicated post for details.

Friday, March 18, 2016

  • Chair Volleyball (8:30 am) @ Southborough Senior Center, Cordaville Road: Seniors are invited to join the fun No experience necessary—your body has to stay in the chair (which makes it so much more fun). Or come and just watch the fun.
  • Putt Putt Palooza & Finn Art Show (5:30 – 7:30 pm) @ Finn School: Annual SOS fundraiser for Finn School. See dedicated post for details.

Saturday, March 19, 2016

  • Magic Show (11:00 am) @ Southborough Library, Main Level: Greg McAdams and his dog Axel will amaze you when they come to the library for the Greg & Axel Magic Show! All are welcome. No registration necessary.
  • Health & Wellness Fair flyer

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    Health & Wellness Fair (1:00 – 4:00 pm) @ 21 Highland Street: Raffles, demonstrations, samples and wellness offers. Local representatives of health and wellness products and services. Presented by Southborough Rec Dept. and Friends of Southborough Recreation.

Updated (3/16/16 2:45 pm): The March Madness scholarship fundraiser has been cancelled. I added in the Health & Wellness Fair.

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