SATURDAY, Sept. 22
Farmers market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Town Field. (Continues through Oct. 6.)
MONDAY, SEPT. 24
Board of Selectmen: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Planning Board: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 25
Board of Health: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 20
Community Garden farmers and artisans market: 3 to 6 p.m., in front of North Middlesex Regional High School, 19 Main St. Interested in being a vendor? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Market continues Thursday through October.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 21
Music show: 8 p.m., Pepperell Music Center,. Middle Of Nowhere band; donations are accepted at the door.
Special Town Meeting Oct. 29
The Board of Selectmen announces the date for the Special Town Meeting: Monday, Oct. 29 (and Tuesday, Oct. 30, if needed), at 7:30 p.m., in Nissitissit Middle School.
SAVE THE DATE
Groton Senior Center's 11th Annual Craft Fair
Thursday, Oct. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This annual fall fundraiser is always a treat. Come to the center to see the vendor and crafters' wares, check out the white elephant table, take a chance at some raffles, and enjoy a cookout lunch. There will truly be something for everybody.
Are you a crafter or vendor interested in participating that day. Call 978-448-1170 or email email@example.com for more information. Table space is limited. This fair is open to all, not just seniors.
Monthly Veterans Breakfast at the Senior Center
The Pepperell Army Community Covenant hosts a monthly veteran's breakfast at the Pepperell Senior Center on the first Friday of every month. Veterans, active military, and the general public are welcome to attend these free breakfasts.
Friday, Oct. 5, 9:30 a.m.: State Sen. Eileen M. Donoghue.
Two free events offered by RenewChiropractic on Cottage Street:
1. Join ReNew Chiropractic Re-Leaf Walkers on Friday mornings at 7:30 a.m. on the bike trail. A sedentary lifestyle has a debilitating influence on people's health as they age. Walking is simple and convenient, and can be an enjoyable and invigorating experience towards your good health! Walking improves cardiovascular endurance and reduces the risk of heart disease while also toning muscles of the lower body and burning calories! Let's walk!
2. Chiropractic and Aging: Two sessions offered Oct. 13, at 10 a.m. and Oct. 25, at 7 p.m. No surprise...things change in our musculoskeletal system as we age! Chiropractic care offers a long list of benefits that help improve and enhance overall health and well-being. Examples include pain relief, reduced joint stiffness and muscle spasms, improved flexibility and range of motion, better balance and lower risk of injury from falls. Come visit ReNew and see if Chiropractic is for you!
Apple festival and concert
The Annual Hollis Apple Festival and Band Concert will be held this year on Sunday, Oct. 7, from 2-4 p.m. on the Hollis Town Common, Depot Road. Purchase homemade apple pies and crisps, all topped with Doc Davis ice cream, and enjoy a free band concert by the Hollis Town Band, playing all your favorites.
Buy a raffle ticket for a chance to conduct the band to the Stars and Stripes Forever! Browse among the artisans, get a treat at the Sweet Shoppe, or have your face painted. Free activities for the kids as well!
Sponsored by the Hollis Woman's Club and the Hollis Town Band.
Mystery dinner theater night
Saturday, Oct. 20,
Ashby Elementary School Council will host a Dinner and Show, "Deadly Chateau Shenanigans," upstairs in the Ashby American Legion Hall at 5 p.m. Meet the actors and then, at 5:30, start dinner. Tickets: $25 per person. Menu: Pasta, meatballs, bread and Olive Garden salad. Call Susan at 978-386-7572.