Tag Archives: Westford

Winter at the Westford Farmers Market: Saturdays until March 31, 2012

Winter at the Westford Farmers Market will continue every Saturday through March 31 featuring seasonal produce, crafts from local vendors, local wine, baked goods, homemade fruit spreads, handcrafted chocolates and caramels and pottery from local artisans. The market also offers an interactive children’s program, live local entertainment and bagels, coffee and breakfast pastries for adults. [...]

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Westford Parish Center for the Arts Open Mic Night

The Westford Parish Center for the Arts (PCA) will host an acoustic open stage on Sunday January 8 in Westford starting at 7:30 p.m. For those looking to share musical talents, writing, or poetry, this event provides a relaxed environment and welcomes all ages and skill levels. The PCA also has professional and semi-professional acts [...]

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Walk for Education Halloween Parade in Westford is November 6

Join fellow Westford citizens as they support local schools for this fun, Halloween event! On Sunday, November 6, the Westford Education Foundation will host its Ninth Annual Walk for Education Halloween Parade. Costumes are encouraged as parade-goers march from the Westford Common, along Main Street, to the Abbot School, located at 23 Depot Street in [...]

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Laotian Culture Celebration to be hosted Sunday at Westford Museum

On Sunday, June 12, the Westford Museum will feature a Laotian culture celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. The “Worship Spaces of Westford: Dok Bouathong and Dok Champa” exhibit is a collection of photographs and keepsakes from Laotian history.
Artists will bring traditional Laotian music and dances to the celebration. Performers from the Wat Buddhabhavana [...]

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BellaPalooza is kicking off May 21 at Kimball Farm

Join the Tucker Family and the Friends of Bella on May 21 for BellaPalooza at Kimball Farm, located at 400 Littleton Road in Westford. BellaPalooza is an all-day, all-inclusive event that will offer everything from golf to live entertainment to food and family fun.
Hosted at Kimball Farm, an outdoor entertainment complex featuring their world famous ice cream, [...]

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Lowell Walk for Hunger Scheduled for April 22

The 29th annual Greater Lowell Walk for Hunger is scheduled for Good Friday, April 22 at St. Mark’s Church, located at 75 Cold Spring Road in Westford. The 13-mile walk will help provide local community centers and shelters with food for those in need.
Donations raised from this year’s Walk for Hunger will go toward the [...]

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FIRST Competition Inspires, Promotes Student Collaboration

For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, or FIRST, is a national not-for-profit charity created in 1989 by Segway creator Dean Kamen and MIT professor Woodie Flowers. Based in Manchester, N.H., FIRST hosts several competitions for students to participate in every year, including the FIRST Robotics, the FIRST LEGO League, and the FIRST [...]

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A Winter Celebration in the Community: Winter FunFest in Westford, MA

From January 15 through the end of February, 2011, the town of Westford, MA will be celebrating the winter season in a number of fun and exciting ways. The 1st Annual Winter FunFest will be a wonderful six weeks for the community, and the events and activities are sure to engage the whole family.
Parents and [...]

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The Beacon Santa Delivers Hope During the Holiday Season

There are a number of things that are synonymous with the winter holiday season. Holiday spirit and anticipation grow for family gatherings, feasts, and  gift giving.  This time of the year also brings a great need to help families that are less fortunate, and have trouble making ends meet. It is important to help provide [...]

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Bringing Food to Families in the Community this Holiday Season

As the fall and winter holidays approach, many families in the community will look forward to this time of get-togethers and delicious meals. The truth is that there are many families in local neighborhoods that are not fortunate enough to anticipate this as a time of celebration with the comfort of bountiful food.
There are many [...]

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