Charitible Events

Coverage of fundraisers and other events related to charity. Focus on events in Southborough or raising money for a local cause.

Derek Johnson (aka Derek Curtis) holding intimate hometown performance for a cause – December 22

December 15, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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Singer Derek Johnson (playing as Derek Curtis) will hold a special hometown performance during his Christmastime visit.

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ARHS Holiday Concert – Dec 21

December 14, 2017 07:30:18 AM
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Algonquin Regional High School is holding its annual holiday concert combining bands and choruses.

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More Holiday Giving: Support children in foster care; reminder of other giving drives in Town

December 6, 2017 10:14:26 AM
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Last week, I shared information on charitable holiday drives in Southborough. I received one more. So, here is that information, along with a reminder of the others.

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Weekend at a Glance: Traditional holiday sales and celebrations (plus musicals and robotics)

December 1, 2017 02:30:23 PM
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I always feel like the first Saturday in December should be turned into a Richard Scarry book for kids, “The Busy, Busy Day”.

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

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Handel’s Messiah concert at Pilgrim Church – December 10

December 1, 2017 09:30:05 AM
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On Sunday, December 11th, the Messiah Community Chorus will perform Handel’s Messiah.

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Holiday festivities (and book sale) at the Library – December 2nd

November 30, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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This Saturday, December 2nd, the Southborough Library will host its annual kids party to trim the Christmas Tree.

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Annual Kids’ Shop – December 2

November 29, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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Each year, kids look forward to Boy Scout Troop 92’s gift shop.

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Girl Scout sing-a-long and toy drive this Friday

November 29, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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The Girl Scouts will hold their traditional holiday sing-a-long this Friday.

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Holiday Giving in Southborough (Updated)

November 28, 2017 01:40:00 PM
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I’ve put together a list of the gift drive collections in town this holiday season.

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Buy “Pretzels for Presents” to help Shriner’s Children’s Hospital patients

November 28, 2017 09:30:00 AM
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Two 8th grade hometown girls founded their own charity two years ago.

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Holiday Giving Program for families in need – by December 6

November 28, 2017 07:24:15 AM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services’ annual Holiday Giving Program is in full swing. Here is information on how you can participate this year.

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Christmas tree sales start Saturday at Fire Station

November 24, 2017 11:30:00 AM
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Starting tomorrow, the annual Southborough Firefighter Association’s Christmas tree sales start up. It’s a tradition that dates back over 50 years.

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St. Mark’s Church’s annual Christmas Bazaar – December 2

November 21, 2017 04:30:00 PM
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St. Mark’s will hold their annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 2nd.

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Two more chances to buy wreaths and candles

November 21, 2017 07:30:00 AM
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Cub Scouts will be selling Christmas wreaths and Hanukkah candles.

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