CALENDAR

SATURDAY, FEB. 16

Happy birthday, Ayer!: 3 to 5 p.m., Ayer Town Hall Great Hall. Join the Ayer Historical Society to celebrate the town's birthday of Feb. 14, 1871. Stories, songs and memories from the first town celebration of March 6, 1871. Free for all.

MONDAY, FEB. 18

President's Day: Town offices closed.

TUESDAY, FEB. 19

Veterans agent: 5 p.m., Town Hall.

Library Trustees: 6 p.m., Library.

Board of Selectmen: 7 p.m., Town Hall.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20

Water & Sewer Rate Committee: 3 p.m., Town Hall.

Board of Selectmen: 7 p.m., Town Hall.

BRIEFS

Library book sale

Check out Ayer Public Library's book sale room. All hard cover books are $1; paperbacks are just 50 cents.

Now at ayerlibrary.com!

Exclusively for members of Ayer Library, Rocket Languages offers a free, online, multi-media language learning program that is interactive and self-paced. Ten different languages are offered, including Arabic, Chinese, American Sign, and English for Spanish speakers. Your Ayer Library card is required. Just click on the Rocket Languages logo online at ayerlibrary.com to get started!