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Calendar: Aug. 27-29

Published: 8/26/2019 9:38:14 PM
Modified: 8/26/2019 9:38:10 PM
Tuesday, Aug. 27

1-2 p.m. Tech Help Tuesdays, at the Athol Public Library. Have a question about your phone, tablet, or apps, etc? Ask the experts. Free, and open to the public. Walk-in, no registration required.

4-7:30 p.m. — Story Walk® sponsored by Valuing Our Children. Sign boards with pages from books on them are set up along Millers River Park for participants to read at their own pace. Afterward, participants can do a fun activity in the Children’s Library. No registration. All ages can participate.

5-7 p.m. — Mild Knights Chess Club, on the porch at Athol Public Library. Free and open to players of all skill levels. Challenge an experienced player, or learn to play.

6-8 p.m. — Tuesday Tales Book Club Non-Fiction: Discuss “Spying on the South” by Tony Horwitz, at the Wheeler Memorial Library. Info: Wheeler Memorial Library, 49 East Main St., Orange, 978-544-2495.

Wednesday, Aug. 28

10-11 a.m. — Blood pressure clinic, Lakeside Apartments, Athol.

3:30-4:30 p.m. — Lego Club: for ages 5 to 12. Adults may build with their children. Wheeler Memorial Library, 49 East Main St., Orange, 978-544-2495.

2-4 p.m. — Orange Historical Society, 41North Main St.,, Orange is open for tours of its three-story house and barn, or by appointment 978-544-3141.

5-8 p.m. — “Cruise Night” at Market Basket, 147 Tower Rd. Cars, trucks, customs and motorcycles of all types are welcome. Call 978-8959491 in the case of inclement weather.

Thursday, Aug. 29

11 a.m. — North Quabbin Community Picnic, Silver Lake pavilion in Athol. Hamburgers, hotdogs, salads, desserts, drinks. Music provided by “The Relics.” Tickets are $7 per person, and available at the Council on Aging Office, 82 Freedom St., Athol, and COA office at 135 East Main St., Orange.


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