Energy Committee: 8 a.m.


Household Hazardous Waste Center open: 9 a.m., Cook Street, Devens.


Breakfast: 8-11 a.m., Ayer Sportman's Club, 255 Snake Hill Road, every Sunday until Mother's Day. Free coffee and juice.


Spring meat raffle: A spring meat raffle will be held at the Ayer Gun & Sportsman's Club at 7 p.m. Come join the fun and vie for hams, turkeys, pork loins, prime ribs and more. In addition to our normal raffles, there will be a special raffle for a flat-screen TV and door prizes. The club is located at 255 Snake Hill Road in Ayer. Call 978-772-9748 for information.


St. Patrick's Day supper: The Ayer Gun & Sportsman's Club will host at St. Patrick's Day "all you can eat" corned beef and cabbage dinner at 6 p.m. Tickets at $12 are available at the club, 255 Snake Hill Road, Ayer. Great food, music and more!


Do yoga with Shirley Rec

Come join Shirley Recreation for our next Adult and Senior Yoga session. Classes will be held March 13 through May 8 at the Hazen Library (no classes April 17).

Senior Yoga is held at 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. and is a system of gentle stretches, centering and breathing techniques. During the class you will release stiffness in joints, gain better flexibility and balance, feel energized and leave with the calming sense of well-being. The cost for the eight week session is $25 for Shirley Residents and $30 for non-residents.

Adult Yoga is held 6:45-8 p.m. and the cost for the eight week session is $60 for Shirley residents and $65 for non-residents. We are offering a "Drop in Rate" at $10 per class if you don't want to sign up for the entire eight week session.

Registration forms can be found at Town Hall, Library or visit

Message from the DPW

A parking ban remains in effect from Nov. 15 through April 15. Property owners are responsible for their sidewalk, walkway or driveway to be clear of snow and ice even if caused by a snow plow.