Charitible Events

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

Gobble Wobble update: Shake off your tail feathers (but not for the Fun Run)

November 26, 2014 09:28:26 PM
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Good news from Southborough Recreation Department. The 8th Annual Gobble Wobble is greenlit for the morning.

Unfortunately, it’s a red light on the kids’ fun run.

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36th annual Handel’s Messiah concert – Dec 7

November 26, 2014 02:20:34 PM
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On Sunday, December 7th, the Messiah Community Chorus will perform Handel’s Messiah.

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Race forecast wobbly: Stay tuned for decision on Gobble Wobble

November 26, 2014 09:20:00 AM
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Right now, the race’s fate lies in the hands of mother nature and the town’s public safety officials.

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Annual Kids’ Shop – December 6

November 25, 2014 10:01:32 AM
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Each year, kids look forward to Cub Scout Troop 92′s gift shop. At the Annual Kids Shop, children can buy gifts for their families without parents’ prying eyes.

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December 6-7: Christmas in Southborough

November 24, 2014 04:30:13 PM
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Mark your calendar for a whole lot of annual holiday activities planned for the first weekend in December.

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Toys for Tots collections in town

November 24, 2014 02:20:19 PM
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Since 1947, Marines have been collecting gifts for underprivileged children. If you are looking to make a contribution this year, here’s what you need to know.

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Events this week (11/24-11/30): School technology forum tonight, novel writing, and Gobble Wobble

November 24, 2014 12:23:18 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Gobble Wobble: Sign up to run/walk, help or both

November 21, 2014 04:20:51 PM
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The Gobble Wobble is Friends of Southborough Recreation’s big annual fundraiser. It’s also a fun community event with a 5k race, 2k walk and fun runs for kids. It takes place on Thanksgiving Day (hence the name.)

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Weekend at a Glance: Artisan show, Senior’s Autumn Fair, Bubble Man, dodgeball, Coffeehouse and ski sale

November 21, 2014 02:19:10 PM
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A quick reminder of what’s happening around town this weekend.

If you want to get some holiday shopping out of the way, head downtown tomorrow. Special sales at the Community House and Senior Center are in convenient walking distance of each other.

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Senior Center Autumn Fair – Saturday

November 18, 2014 02:18:10 PM
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The Senior Center will host their Autumn Fair this Saturday. Volunteers will be selling refreshments and “unique table offerings.”

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Holiday Giving Program for families in need

November 18, 2014 08:48:41 AM
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Southborough Youth and Family Services’ annual Holiday Giving Program is in swing. Here is information on how you can participate this year.

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Weekend at a Glance: Woodward Family Fun and Games for all ages at the Library

November 14, 2014 02:09:55 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Lend a helping hand this season to ring the bell

November 14, 2014 09:48:54 AM
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The Salvation Army and Friends of Families in Transition have partnered up this holiday season to help families placed in local motels for shelter.

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Events this week (11/10-11/16/14): Author night, Gardeners’ Guest Day, Breakfast Club, and Games

November 10, 2014 10:11:58 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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