Weekend at a Glance: Kids’ art, Anything Goes, robotics, Holiday Art & Gift Sale, Lessons & Carols, Handel’s Messiah, and a Winter Concert – Plus free Parent’s Afternoon Out

Above: If you love music, you have plenty of choices for enjoying it this weekend. (top images cropped from musical flyer and ICB Facebook page; bottom photos contributed and from St. Mark’s School’s website)

Here is a reminder of what’s happening around town this weekend. It’s another busy one.

Friday, December 9, 2016

  • ARHS Musical – Anything Goes (7:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, auditorium, 79 Bartlett St: Algonquin musical comedy production. $10 at the door.  See dedicated post for details.
  • St. Mark’s robotics open house (7:00 – 8:00 pm) @ St. Mark’s School, STEM Building, Garden Level: St. Mark’s School’s robotics team is holding an open house. The public is invited to meet FIRST Team 3566, Gone Fishin’. You’ll also have a chance to tour their facility, and (most importantly) drive a big robot. See dedicated post for details.

Saturday, December 10, 2016 

  • Holiday Art and Gift Sale (10:00 am – 5:00 pm) @ Stable at 10 Chestnut Hill Road & L’Abri Fellowship at 49 Lynbrook Road: Formerly known as the Chestnut Hill Farm Holiday Art and Gift Sale. Now expanded to two locations. Local artisans and craftspeople will be selling holiday gifts. This event is free and open to the public. See dedicated post for details.
  • Drop in Crafts flyer
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    Art Workshops for Children (10:30 am – 12:00 pm) @ Eaton Meeting Room: Children ages 5-0 and siblings are invited to be a part of our Art Workshop. Drop in to do some print making! Registration is not required. Program run by Bigelow Center of the Arts’ Lanting Huang-Truong and sponsored by The Friends of the Southborough Library. See flyer right for details.

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    Free Parents’ Afternoon Out (1:00 – 4:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, Library, 79 Bartlett St: Drop off your children (ages 3+) for an afternoon of
    games, crafts, & fun led by responsible, energetic high school students while you do your holiday shopping! (Algonquin teachers will be present). See flyer for details.

  • ARHS Musical – Anything Goes (7:00 pm) @ Algonquin Regional High School, auditorium, 79 Bartlett St: Algonquin musical comedy production. $10 at the door.  See dedicated post for details.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

  • Interboro Community Band Winter Concert (2:00 pm) @ Trottier Middle School: Free concert by the 38 member adult ensemble featuring works from their repertoire as well as a number of holiday season favorites. See dedicated post for details.
  • Handel’s Messiah (3:30 pm) @ Pilgrim Congregational Church, 15 Common Street: The Messiah Community Chorus presents Handel’s Messiah Come ring in the holiday season with this concert event with chorus, orchestra and soloists. A portion of funds raised through ticket sales will be used to support the Southborough Food Pantry. See dedicated post for details.
  • St. Mark’s Lessons and Carols (4:00 pm) @ St. Mark’s School in the Belmont Chapel, 25 Marlboro Road: A traditional Anglican Christmas service featuring St. Mark’s choir and orchestra. This is a popular first come-first served event and seating is limited.  See dedicated post for details.

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