Lots of Weekend Activities on Tap for Your Family
Fowler opens, Thoreau School has a cake walk, and say farewell to Mary Ann Mortenson.
It's Thursday,and you've got no idea what you'll do for the weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue with some good bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check out these five items.
1. GIVE BACK DAY in West Concord
Where/When: Saturday, take a stroll down Commonwealth Avenue, Main and Beharrell, greet friends, buy a few things, and you will be helping Concord nonprofits. The West Concord business community is throwing a street party, of sorts, to help local agencies here at home.
Why Go: Because every dollar you spend will add to the total that is given to the nonprofits. Besides, it will be a blast.
2. CONCORD ORCHESTRA Spring Concert
Where/When: 51 Walden Street, 8 p.m. March 25 and 26.
Why Go: You will hear some great music and support the local orchestra. Jan Muller-Szeraws plays Schuller's Cello Concerto.
Pricing: $25/$20. Call 978 369 4967.
3. RECEPTION FOR MARY ANN MORTENSON, retiring Director of Concord's Council on Aging.
Where/When: Friday, March 25, 3-5 p.m. 1276 Main Street.
Why Go: Because Mortenson has worked tirelessly to make the COA the best it can be for Concord seniors. Drop in and give her your good wishes.
4. THOREAU SCHOOL cake walk
Where/When: Saturday, 2-4 p.m. 29 Prairie Street.
Why Go: Fairs and cake walks are FUN. Buy something yummy and contribute to the parents association.
5. FOWLER LIBRARY on Main Street. Renovated library opens to public.
Where/When: Saturday, 9-4 p.m. 1322 Main St.
Why Go: It's been almost a full year that Fowler has been closed. Come in and see how beautiful it is.