Calendar: Aug. 4, 2021

Published: 8/3/2021 2:33:40 PM
Modified: 8/3/2021 2:33:50 PM
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Thursday: Eat at Wendy’s for Athol H.S. senior class

ATHOL — The Athol High School Class of 2021 encourages readers to eat at Wendy’s of Athol every first Thursday of the month. You just have to mention the “Senior Class Funddraiser” at the time you pay and a portion of the proceeds goes to the class. Thank you!

Saturday: AHSBottle and Can Drive

ATHOL — The Athol High School Class of 2021 Redeemable Bottle and Can Drive is held every first Saturday of the month at the Kessler Investments parking lot, 2070 Main St., from 9 a.m. to noon. Bring only Massachusetts-redeemable bottles and cans. No water, Gatorade-like or New Hampshire bottles and cans will be accepted. Benefits the Athol High School Drug and Alcohol-free After Prom Party. For more information, call Lonnie Bonenfant at 978-895-0930.

Aug. 7: Butterfly Club walk

ATHOL — The Athol Bird and Nature club and the Mass. Butterfly Club are co-sponsoring a walk on Saturday, Aug. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Cass Meadow, North Conservation Area. Cass Meadow is being maintained as an example of early-successional habitat — grasses and wildflowers that provide a home for butterflies, dragonflies, birds, and animals with a yen for the sun. Parking is on-street. No restrooms. Take-out food options nearby. For meeting location, contact leader Wendy Howes at or 413-967-4737 or leader Dave Small

Aug. 8: Quabbin Community Band Concert

BARRE — Enjoy the Quabbin Community Band as they perform this Sunday, Aug. 8, at 6 p.m. at the beautiful Nornay Park in South Barre. Guest Conductor Lucy Colwell will command the baton, leading the ensemble through many favorite and well known tunes. The public is invited to attend and enjoy this wonderful evening of music for free, with donations graciously accepted. Please contact QCB Music Director and Conductor Peter Lewis at with any questions regarding performances or joining the band. Concerts will continue to run each Sunday through and including Aug. 15.

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