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Dollars for Scholars Trivia Night Ticket Sales

Virtual

Ticket sales end Feb 9 8:00 AM or when the maximum # of players sign up, whichever comes first VIRTUAL EVENT Saturday, February 12, 2022 Virtual Trivia brought to you by Stump! Trivia Virtual doors open at 7:00pm, Trivia game from 7:30-8:30pm Teams of 6-10 players (maximum of 10 players per team) Team players do not need to be in the same location, however each person counts as a player, even if sharing a device. $25 per player, 1st and 2nd place prizes REGISTER EARLY, maximum attendance is 200 players Ticket sales end Feb 9 8:00 AM or when the

MLK Community Service Project – Donation Drive

Town of Bedford, MA 10 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

As part of our Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance, Bedford Embraces Diversity, the Parents Diversity Council and the Rotary Club will be holding a donation drive to support the Bedford Food Bank, which provides for about 120 households a week and is always in need of items that aren’t available through Greater Boston Food Bank or other donors.  Items on this list include: antiperspirant shampoo toilet paper paper towels laundry detergent tabs socks for men and women Clorox wipes diapers pullups incontinence underwear for men and women Youth and Family Services also accepts gift cards to distribute to residents

Free

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance

Virtual

A nationally-known artist and a panel of METCO parents will highlight the sixth Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance, sponsored by Bedford Embraces Diversity. This will be the second virtual event, and it is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m on Martin Luther King Kr. Day – Monday, Jan. 17. To obtain a link to the Zoom program, write to bedfordembracesdiversity@gmail.com.

Free

The Rotary Club of Bedford Meeting

First Church of Christ, Congregational 25 The Great Rd, Bedford, MA

We are a relatively small group of professional men and women who live and/or work in or around the town of Bedford, Massachusetts. We care about our Town, its people and the greater global community and are willing to give of our time and effort to make a difference in Bedford and around the world. Due to the spike in cases with the Omicron variant we are now meeting in Virtual  format - online only. Come join us and see what we are all about! If you'd like to join our meeting virtually, contact us by Tuesday morning at 10am and

Shawsheen Tech to host Career Night Open House

Shawsheen Valley Technical High School 100 Cook Street, Billerica, MA

Shawsheen Valley Regional Vocational Technical School District will host an Open House on January 19, 2022 from 6:00-8:00pm.  This event is intended for prospective students and is open to anyone interested in learning about Shawsheen. Prospective students, alumni, community members, business partners, and family & friends, are all welcome to attend. The Open House will showcase Shawsheen’s academic, career, and vocational-technical programs, as well as all athletic teams and extracurricular clubs and activities.  Vocational programs will have hands-on projects for guests visiting shops, and self-guided tours are encouraged. Guests will also be able to learn about district programming open to

ArtSpace Maynard @ The Umbrella Visiting Exhibition

The Umbrella Arts Center 40 Stow St., Concord, MA

The Umbrella Art Gallery is delighted to host a new exhibition of works by artists from ArtSpace Maynard, which has been temporarily closed for exhibitions. Work representing a variety of styles and media will be on display in their first group exhibition since the pandemic, with most work available for purchase through The Umbrella’s Art Cloud online art market gallery. The Umbrella is also pleased to welcome the public to several artist talks to be held on multiple Saturdays and Thursday evenings to be announced during the exhibition. ABOUT ARTSPACE MAYNARD CLOSURE & HOW TO HELP ArtSpace Maynard is a

Free
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Town of Bedford Food Bank Service

Town of Bedford, MA 10 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

The Town of Bedford operates a drive thru Food Bank service every Thursday, 4:00PM to 5:30PM at 12 Mudge Way, the Yellow Building (rear parking lot).  In addition to pantry staples, we provide produce, meat, dairy products as well as feminine care, diapers, household items and pet food. The Bedford Food Bank service is intended for Bedford residents of all ages for whom provision of food and other supplies will support the health and well-being of the household. There is no cost, no preregistration is required, and no identifying information is collected.  We also offer a limited delivery program for

Stuffed Animal Sleepover @ BPL

Bedford Free Public Library 7 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

All ages Send your stuffie to the library for a special toys-only sleepover!  Drop off your stuffed animal between 3pm and 7pm, then pick it up again in the morning to find out what kinds of fun the animals had overnight.  Sign up on the library's calendar for a reminder the day before the event.

The Rotary Club of Bedford Meeting

First Church of Christ, Congregational 25 The Great Rd, Bedford, MA

We are a relatively small group of professional men and women who live and/or work in or around the town of Bedford, Massachusetts. We care about our Town, its people and the greater global community and are willing to give of our time and effort to make a difference in Bedford and around the world. Due to the spike in cases with the Omicron variant we are now meeting in Virtual format - online only Come join us and see what we are all about! If you'd like to join our meeting virtually, contact us by Tuesday morning at 10am

BCA Photo Group Presents: Good Portraits: Demystifying Flash – The Basics

Virtual

On Tuesday, January 25 at 7 PM Bedford Center for the Arts Photo Group will host Mike Milicia with a virtual presentation entitled “Good Portraits:  Demystifying Flash - The Basics”. The use of flash can enable quality results in a much wider variety of lighting conditions and can also allow the capture of images that are simply not possible without flash.  In spite of this, it remains one of the least understood tools available to the photographer.  The goal of this talk is to teach several of the key underlying concepts that are critical to understanding how to use flash

Free