Events

Coverage of Southborough events. Focus on events taking place in town. Includes features about events related to residents or local organizations. Also includes information on town government’s open meetings.

Events this week: Book talks, Blood Drive, Heritage Day Weekend and more

October 7, 2019 11:56:07 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Sunday’s Pumpkin Stroll times shifted earlier: Dropoff 2-4, stroll by 4-6 (Food pantry donations encouraged)

October 7, 2019 08:43:52 AM
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Note the new times for this year’s pumpkin stroll. (You may also want to make a note to pick up something extra this week to dropoff for the Rotary’s Food Pantry collection.)

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Weekend at a Glance: Outdoors celebrations; school festival; Jedi training; concert; and more

October 4, 2019 04:30:00 PM
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It’s a busy fall weekend in Southborough. Here is a reminder of what’s happening around town.

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Workshop on Plastic Production & Reduction – October 12

October 4, 2019 02:30:00 PM
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The Library is hosting a second student-led workshop a week from tomorrow. This one focuses on the environment.

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Singers invited to join Messiah chorus annual concert – rehearsals begin Thursday

October 4, 2019 12:45:00 PM
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Pilgrim Church will host the 48th annual Messiah concert this December. Rehearsals for the traditional concert start a week from today.

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Finn School asks community to volunteer time to help in the Classroom

October 4, 2019 09:28:25 AM
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Finn School is looking for volunteers to lend a hand in the classroom with regular academic activities.

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Play Golf for ALS One – Heritage Day weekend

October 3, 2019 04:30:00 PM
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The Town is combining an effort to promote the newly renovated golf course with a fundraiser to support a cause in honor of two key players in its success.

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Blood Drive: Give Pints to Half Pints – Wednesday

October 3, 2019 11:30:00 AM
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The Bloodmobile will be in town next Wednesday to collect donations for Children’s Hospital patients.

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Reminder – Press Pause and discuss “How to Break Up with Your Phone”, then make up with it on better terms – next Thursday

October 3, 2019 09:27:25 AM
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A community discussion a week from today is geared to everyone who feels that they (or family members) need help putting down their phones or other devices more often. While it’s pitched as a book talk, participants aren’t required to pre-read the book. (Though, you are certainly encouraged to.)

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Public Safety Building Update: October 26th Ribbon Cutting Ceremony, Tours, and the annual SFA Halloween Parade

October 3, 2019 07:30:00 AM
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This week, the Town posted the official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony details with times. That prompted me to check if the firefighters would be hosting their traditional weekend-before-Halloween party.

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Native Plant Seed Collection Workshop – Sunday at Breakneck Hill

October 2, 2019 02:20:16 PM
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Are you looking to support native plants (and therefore the pollinators)? If so, you’ll want to learn how to harvest seeds when the time is right.

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13th annual Gobble Wobble: Start trotting and get ready to support Friends of Southborough Recreation

October 2, 2019 11:13:12 AM
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Since the event always takes place on Thanksgiving, it would be silly to tell you to “save the date”. But, for those of you who like to get in shape for the 5K, this is a friendly reminder that it’s coming upon us.

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Annual Blessing of the Animals – Sunday

October 2, 2019 07:30:00 AM
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St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is again inviting the entire community to join them for the Annual Blessing of the Animals.

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Girl Scouts invited to enjoy “A Day Outside” – Sunday

October 1, 2019 02:24:13 PM
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A special event for young Southborough Girl Scouts is being held this Sunday afternoon. The goal is to encourage girls to embrace scouting outdoors.

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