Recreation

Coverage of recreational activities for Southborough. Focus on events in town. Additional features on events related to residents or local organizations.

Virus update: 1st resident’s family member infected; Town trails & Trottier track open; Golf Course closed; Election postponed;

March 25, 2020 12:00:24 PM
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This morning, the Town issued another update. It includes news of a second infected resident and some policy changes and decisions made out of last night’s Board of Selectmen meeting.

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Virus Update: Recreation in Southborough – prohibitions, guidelines, and suggested activities (Updated)

March 19, 2020 04:19:13 PM
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Readers have been questioning and debating rules and decorum on public fields and playgrounds. I sought clarity on the rules. I also pulled together some of the encouragement and tips residents are getting to safely enjoy outdoor time.

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Coronavirus concerns prompt cancellations/postponements of local events (Updated- again)

March 10, 2020 09:20:39 AM

To reduced the potential for quickly spreading the virus in our community, public officials have begun cancelling some events.

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Events this week: Everything is cancelled (Updated continually)

March 9, 2020 01:44:25 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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“Farmer for a Day” for K-5th graders on Tuesday

February 27, 2020 02:24:33 PM
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Chestnut Hill Farm is offering a program during next Tuesday’s Professional Development Day.

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Preschool Story Time Yoga

February 27, 2020 09:30:00 AM
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On Friday mornings, kids aged 3-5 can enjoy some yoga with their stories.

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Co-Ed Rugby: Parent info night for 6th-10th grade program – Wednesday

February 25, 2020 09:21:58 AM
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The former “middle school” rugby program is making some changes this year – both in players welcomed and scheduled seasons. Parents can learn more about the program at this week’s info session. 

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Events this week: Meet & Greet the Fire Chief brunch, Intro to “Idea Lab” for teens, Silent Book Group, and more (Updated)

February 24, 2020 01:28:32 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Events this week: Creatures at the Library, Free Skate, Selectmen’s hours, and Crafternoon and Button Making for teens

February 18, 2020 08:27:37 AM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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Reminder: St. Mark’s Free Skate and Sticks & Pucks

February 17, 2020 09:33:48 AM
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St. Mark’s is offering Free Skate sessions again over February break, with some caveats.

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Ride Along: Citizen’s Boros Police Academy – Apply now

February 13, 2020 11:33:14 AM
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Southborough residents are again invited to get a free 8-class lesson in Town policing.

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Events this week: Senior Matinee & hike, Strega Nona, Polar Plunge, Button Making Saturdays

February 10, 2020 01:57:30 PM
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Here are some highlights of events in and around Southborough this week.

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