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Job Lane Farm Museum Tours

Job Lane Farm Museum 295 North Road, Bedford

The Job Lane Farm Museum is located at 295 North Road, in Bedford, and is owned by the Town of Bedford. The museum is open the second and fourth Sundays, May thru October from 2 pm to 4 pm. Free admission for members, otherwise $4 donation, $10 for family.    On May 22, Elizabeth Skipper, 18th Century Spinning Interpreter and Susan Luongo are the demonstrators. The Gift Shop is also open. We welcome those interested in volunteering to Greet, Tour Guide or Gift shop attendant. Check us out on: https://joblanefarmmuseum.org  

$4 – $10

VAU Fallen Heroes Memorial

VA Bedford Healthcare System, The Oval 200 Springs Road, Bedford

Fallen Heroes Memorial dog tag flag on display at VA Bedford May 16-21 BEDFORD, Massachusetts– Veterans and Athletes United’s (VAU) Fallen Heroes Memorial, made of 7,040 dog tags that create an image of the American flag, will be on display in the Oval at Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital here, May 16 – 21. The dog tags are engraved with the names of the service members who have fallen in the War on Terrorism. The memorial also has 50 gold stars on the flag to honor Gold Star families nationwide. The Fallen Heroes Memorial will be open to the

Free
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“A Day of Beauty” at Shawsheen Tech

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

Shawsheen Valley Technical High School welcomes the public to Shawsheen for “A Day of Beauty” on three Tuesdays in May. The visit will start with pampering at the school salon with service from cosmetology students, and then patrons will rendezvous to the Ram’s Head Dining room for a meal and coffee or tea from students in Culinary Arts/Hospitality Management program. The dates for “A Day of Beauty” are Tuesday May 10th, 17th or 24th. Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management and Cosmetology are two-out-of-twenty vocational programs offered at Shawsheen Valley Technical High School.  The programs are teaming up to pamper patrons to

COA Board Meeting

Bedford, MA

for info: https://www.bedfordma.gov/council-on-aging/events/137716

Bedford Society of Arts and Crafts Needle Felting Workshop

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

On Tuesday, May 17 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, the Bedford Arts and Crafts Society will present an in-person needle felting workshop with artist Elizabeth Stubbs. She will demonstrate and guide participants in making one needle-felted 3D bunny. She will also discuss materials and process. See Elizabeth’s work at View Elizabeth’s work at www.elizabethstubbs.com The event will be in person, in the Vestry Room at the at the First Church of Christ, Congregational, 25 Great Road, Bedford, MA. Limited to 12 participants. Free for BACS members; $10 for nonmembers. $20 materials fee, or $30 if the felting tools are included. Please RSVP

$10

BHS Spring Instrumental Concert

Bedford High School Auditorium 9 Mudge Way, Bedford, MA

The Bedford High School Performing Arts Department will present its annual Spring Instrumental Concert on Tuesday, May 17, at 7:00pm in the BHS Auditorium. The band, orchestra, and specialized ensembles will perform. POMS will be on hand to recognize our graduating seniors, with the presentation of POMS scholarships and a reception with cake in the lobby after the concert. Admission is free, and all are welcome.

Free

VA2K Walk & Roll (Registration Required)

VA Bedford Healthcare System, The Oval 200 Springs Road, Bedford

VA2K Walk & Roll returns in person May 18 to promote healthy lifestyles  BEDFORD, Massachusetts–VA’s 12th annual VA2K Walk & Roll event is back—in person—with goals of moving the body in support of your whole health and well-being while also helping homeless Veterans. The event is scheduled for May 18, 2022, at the Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans’ Hospital starting at 12 p.m. The community is invited to participate in the VA2K event which includes a short two-kilometer walk (1.24 miles). Registration is free; participant check-in will be open onsite from 11 – 11:45 a.m. the day of the event.

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

Rotary Flatbread Fundraiser!

Flatbread Company 213 Burlington Road, Bedford

Join the Rotary Club of Bedford for dinner at Flatbread Pizza. They will be giving us back a percentage of all the pizza anyone busy (eat in or take out) towards the Bedford Rotary Foundation. While you are there - don't miss out on the raffles for a chance to win amazing prizes! The Bedford Rotary Foundation, Inc., is a 501(c)(3), non-profit, public charity established and organized by the Rotary Club of Bedford and dedicated to both local and international service. The Foundation is the funding arm of the Club.  Locally we gave out safety lights at the tree lighting,

Three Cemeteries Walking Tour/Concord

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

Tour guide: Victor Curran of the Concord Visitor Center Hear the voices of the silent stones in Concord’s cemeteries on this 90-minute tour.  Scenic, wooded Sleepy Hollow is the most famous, with highlights including the magnificent Melvin Memorial and the graves of Concord’s literary giants:  Alcott, Emerson, Hawthorne, and Thoreau.  The Hill Burying Ground and the South Burying Ground are the resting places of Revolutionary War heroes and their ancestors back to the 1600s. This tour will depart the Concord Visitor Center at 58 Main Street.  Please wear good walking shoes and be prepared to be outdoors up to 2 hours

$25