Blues'n'Brews Pig'n'Pepper

Donate to the Template and Win Summerfest Tickets!

Here’s your Westford afternoon news roundup for Aug. 14, 2014.  If you’ve got announcements, updates or whatever for the roundup, e-mail us at [email protected]

Win Free Tickets To The Pig’n’Pepper and Blues’n’Brews!

Hey Westford, we’ve got less than ten days left until the Pig’n’Pepper and Blues’n’Brews festivals, better known combined as the Westford Rotary Summerfest.

You can get your tickets at skinashoba.com, or you can get two free ones from us! For everyone who donates at least $10 to the Westford Template (including those who have donated already), you’ll be entered into a drawing for those tickets next week.

Donate $20? Get two entries! $30? Get three entries for the tickets! And so on.

To donate, head to westfordtemplate.com/donate.

Watch Out For Bats With Rabies

Earlier this week, the Westford Board of Health shared a memo from the Massachusetts Department of Health about bats with rabies.

Younger bats often come indoors during the summer to cool down, and some may have rabies.

If you are around a bat and are scratched or bitten, make sure to not to release the bat until the animal can be captured, euthanized and tested.

For more information, head to mass.gov/dph/rabies.

Words of Encouragement From Pastor Steve of the Lowell Assembly of God

But now that you have been set free from sin

and have become slaves to God,

the benefit you reap leads to holiness,

and the result is eternal life.

Rom 6:22 NIV