Time for the Color Run!

It’s Time For The Color Run!

 Here’s your Westford morning news roundup for Aug. 15, 2014.  If you’ve got announcements, updates or whatever for the roundup, e-mail us at [email protected]

Time for the Color Run!

Time for the Color Run!

It’s Time For The Color Run!

The Westford Junior Grey Ghosts are holding the Color Run this weekend (Saturday, Aug. 16) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Stony Brook School.

For more information, head to westfordcolorrun.com

 

Emerson Hospital Hosts AARP Driver Safety Program on September 4

To help drivers stay safe, the Emerson Hospital Center for Sports Rehabilitation and Specialty Services in Concord is hosting an AARP Driver Safety Program on Thursday, September 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at its Health and Wellness Center, 310 Baker Avenue Extension, Concord.

Materials, including a textbook, cost $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members, with coffee and light lunch included.

For more information and to register, call Michele Dolan at (978) 287-8244. Class size is limited so please call to register.

Grade Three Orientation Day Help Needed

The Day School is seeking grade three parent volunteers to assist with facilitating a station on Grade Three Orientation Day.

It’s on Aug. 28 from 11:45 a.m. until 2:00 p.m..

To volunteer or for more information, e-mail Principal Kevin Regan at: [email protected] if available or for more information.

Per Massachusetts state law all public school employees and volunteers must be approved through the CORI (Criminal Offense Records Information) prior to volunteering.  The deadline for submitting the CORI application for the 2014-2015 school year is January 1, 2015.

Half-Staff Notice

Please be advised that Governor Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States flag and the Commonwealth flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Friday, August 15, 2014, in honor of PVT Jose Enrique Mendez Lassalle, U.S. Army, of Dorchester who died on August 5, 2014.
This gubernatorial order applies to:
1.  The main or administration building of each public institution of the Commonwealth, e.g. town and city halls
2.  Other state-owned or state-controlled buildings
3.  All state military installations