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Ballroom Dance Classes

Do you love to ballroom dance? Would you like to learn how to ballroom dance?

Come join Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructor and Coach Francis Floyd to learn how to ballroom dance! Francis Floyd has been dancing since 1990 and teaching Ballroom Dance since 1993. He teaches all four styles of Ballroom and Latin dancing and competes in pro-am competitions throughout the United States.

Paid for by the TPL Endowment

Register online to reserve your spot!

Wednesdays, Sept. 10 through Oct. 15

7:30-8:30 p.m., Meeting Hall A & B

Calendar

Bike recycle day Aug. 30

Bicycle Recycle Day in Townsend will be held Saturday, Aug. 30, from 9 a.m. to noon, at Saint John Evangelist Parish, 1 School St., Townsend.

Any bicycle is a good bicycle, reclaim-reuse. Our aim is to keep bicycles from being destroyed when they can be reused. Too many bicycles get throw away or end up at the transfer station in the scrap metal pile.

There is no cost and your old or new bicycle unwanted bicycle will get a new home. If you are not able to drop your bicycle/s off, please call and we will pick it up.

Also wanted: Bicycle tubes, tires, baskets and racks.

Questions: Contact Dennis Wood 508-277-7513, denwaynewood@yahoo.com.

Well adult clinic Sept. 3 in Townsend

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held on Wednesday, Sept.


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3, from 1-3 p.m. at the Townsend Senior Center, 12 Dudley Road for pulse screening and diet teaching. No appointment is necessary. For information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 340 or visit us at www.nashoba.org.

St. John's annual fall bazaar Sept. 6

Come and play games and buy wonderful local crafts and baked goods.

Stroll around listening to good music and enjoying great food.

Take a chance to win amazing themed gift baskets and other great raffle prizes.

It's good old-fashioned fun for both young and the old.

It's all happening Saturday, Sept. 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on scenic Townsend Common. Rain date is Sunday, the 7th, at noon.

Townsend Fire-EMS Relief Association Golf Outing Sept. 6

The 4th Annual Townsend Fire-EMS Relief Association Golf Outing will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6. Last year we raised over $13,000 for MGH Colon and Pancreatic Cancer Research.

More information is available on our website: http://www.tfdemsgolf.com/

Foxwoods Casino trip Sept. 11

The Friends of the Townsend Seniors are planning a trip to Foxwoods on Thursday, Sept. 11. The cost of the trip is $28, which includes the round-trip bus from Townsend, and coupons for the buffet lunch and free-play.

The trip is open to all area adults. It's always a fun trip and you are invited to come with friends. Sign-up and prepaid registration may be made by calling Avis Roy at 978-597-6829 or the Townsend Senior Center, 978-597-1710.

Lobster Bake and Chicken BBQ Sept. 13

A Lobster Bake and Chicken BBQ is being hosted by the Friends of Townsend Seniors for Townsend seniors and members of the Friends. It will be held at Townsend VFW, Saturday, Sept. 13, noon to 4 p.m.

There will be live entertainment by Andy Ross; the afternoon promises to be a lot of fun.

Tickets are $10 and are on sale through Sept. 5. It's expected they'll go quickly.

For tickets (1 per person) please call Donna Miller at 978-597-2975.

Arts and Crafts Fair Sept. 13, 14

The Townsend Historical Society's 33rd Annual Arts and Crafts Fair will be held Sept. 13 and 14 on the beautiful Townsend Common, and both days there will be live music, demonstrations and food from the grill to attract visitors.

For more information, contact the Townsend Historical Society at 978-597-2106 or go to the website www.townsendhistoricalsociety.org.

Well adult clinic Sept. 18 in Ashby

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Ashby Board of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held free of charge for the general public on Thursday, Sept. 18, from noon to 1 p.m. at the American Legion, 361 New Ipswich Road. Drop in for blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teaching. No appointment necessary. For information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 340 or visit us at www.nashoba.org.

Indian Hill Big Band Sept. 27, 4 p.m., Townsend Library

Free and open to the public!

This program was paid for by the TPL Endowment

A 17-piece ensemble of talented local-area musicians and improvisers, the Indian Hill Big Band performs for the pleasure of making good music and keeping the flame of big band jazz alive.

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