Weekend at a Glance: Celtic culture and food, Gonk Needs Improv-ment, and Artist site walk

by beth on March 16, 2018

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Above: Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by learning about Irish and culture at a special free program at the Library. As a bonus, you’ll get to sample of Celtic foods (like chocolates and tea). (image cropped from Facebook)

Here are highlights of what’s happening around town this weekend.

Friday, March 16, 2018

  • Gonk Needs Improv-ment (7:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, Black Box Theater, 79 Bartlett St, Northborough: Annual improv show by ARHS students. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults. For details, see dedicated post.

Saturday, March 17, 2018

  • St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Program (1:00 – 2:30 pm) @ Southborough Library: A program highlighting the history of chocolate in Ireland, Irish chocolate pioneers, Irish lore, famous Irish foods, & Irish poetry. Samplings of Irish tea, Irish break, and beautiful Celtic chocolates.
  • Gonk Needs Improv-ment (7:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, Black Box Theater, 79 Bartlett St, Northborough: Annual improv show by ARHS students. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults. For details, see dedicated post.

Sunday, March 18, 2018

  • Art on the Trails – Artist Site Walk (3:00 pm) @ Beals Preserve: This event is a guided tour of Beals Preserve for artists interested in submitting proposals to the juried exhibit Art on the Trails: Unexpected Gestures. For details, see dedicated post.

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1 Kate March 16, 2018 at 7:24 PM

I hope that’s Irish “brack” or “barmbrack,” as it’s also known. A kind of dry raisin bread to eat with a cup of tea (of course).

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