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DAR to host talk on Fort Devens history March 18

The Pepperell Historical Society and the Prudence Wright Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution are sponsoring a presentation of Fort Devens history (established as Camp Devens in 1917). The date is Tuesday, March 18, 6:30 p.m. at the Pepperell Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road (Route 111) Pepperell.

Our special guests include Fort Devens Commander LTC Steven F. Egan and Kara Fossey, executive director, Fort Devens Museum.

All are invited, admission is free. Please come with your questions and memories.

Well adult clinic March 19

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Pepperell Board of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held on Wednesday, March 19, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Senior Center on Senior Center Road (off 37 Nashua Road Route 111). March is Blood Sugar Month. Drop in for blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teaching. No appointment is necessary. For further information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 333.

New York Style Pizza Night March 19

...to benefit the North Middlesex New York Service Learning Trip,

March 19, 5-7:30 p.m. in Café B at North Middlesex Regional High School.

ALL YOU CAN EAT (pizza, salad, drinks and desserts) for $5 in advance or $6 at the door.

Hip Hop for Hope March 22 to benefit Pepperell Parents Pro Musica

A great family show full of energetic music and hip-hop dancing is coming in the Nissitissit Middle School Band's spring fundraiser March 22 from 7-8 p.m.

This is the first time such a show is being held in Pepperell. Fifth percent of the ticket price will go directly to the Pepperell Parents Pro Musica, the NMS band parent fundraising support group; and 50 percent will go to JaredsFight.org, to aid in research to fight Sanfilippo Syndrome.

Tickets are on sale now for the March 22 show. There is limited seating so please purchase tickets in advance. Tickets are $10 per person in advance and $12 the night of the show.

Contact Kris Maley at kmmaley@charter.net or 978-433-5945 for tickets or information.

Library book sale March 21-23

The Friends of Lawrence Library Annual Book Sale will be held March 21-23 at the Pepperell Community Center. The hours will be Friday, March 21, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, March 22, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, March 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Book prices are: $2 for adult and young adult hard cover, $1 for youth (under 13) hard cover, $0.50 for paper backs, $0.50 for children's and young adult, and $1 for multimedia. On Sunday, $10 to fill a paper grocery bag.

Pepperell Community Center is located on the Route 111/113 Rotary in Pepperell.

NMS band program announces evening dance show March 22

The Nissitissit Middle School's band program has organized an evening dance show on Saturday, March 22, at the school, open to the public. Show time is 7-8 p.m.

This is a 50-50 fundraiser for the Pepperell Parents Pro Musica, the NMS Band parent group, and jaredsfight.org, an organization to raise funds for Sanfilippo Syndrome research.

Area dance group Phunk Phenomenon will perform. Come enjoy an evening of HipHop as Phunk Phenomenon Urban Dance Crews perform. Tickets $10 advance purchase; $12 at the door.

Free vision screening March 24

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Pepperell Board of Health and D'Ambrosio's Eye Care Team, will offer FREE vision screening, including glaucoma screening and personal consultation with an ophthalmologist, on Monday, March 24, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Senior Center on Senior Center Road (off 37 Nashua Road Route 111). Drop in for blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teaching, along with blood sugar screening. No appointment is necessary. For further information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 333.

Annual Town Meeting May 5

Annual Town Meeting is Monday, May 5 (and Tuesday, May 6, if needed), at 7:30 p.m. in Nissitissit Middle School.

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