The Harvard Farmers Market continues its 11th season Saturday, Sept. 23, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of Hildreth Elementary School. Stop by for nutritious locally grown produce, breads, pastries, roasted coffee, cheeses, seafood, meats, honey, jams, and more.
This is a day to celebrate children and youth with art, yoga for kids, and an open mic. The market will feature Roxana Trabulsi'’s new nonprofit, Art Within, a unique art program for students of all ages. Music will be provided by Wendy Darling and the Lost Boy.
The market will continue each Saturday through Oct. 14 (except for Oct. 7). Visit the market’s website at www.harvardfarmersmarket.org.
Fruitlands’ juried craft show returns Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23 and 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring 48 New England artisans displaying jewelry, ceramics, glassware, wood items, photography, and fiber arts. Admission, which includes entrance to the museum galleries and trails, is $5 for members; $10 for nonmembers; children 12 and younger free. Food and drink will be available for sale. For more information call 978-456-3924 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congresswoman Niki Tsongas will host the 11th annual River Day Saturday, Sept. 23, in celebration of the rivers of the Third Congressional District. The day will include events in Andover, Haverhill, and Devens. The Devens portion will be at 2 p.m. at the Bill Ashe Visitor Facility when Tsongas will participate in a canoe paddle on the Nashua River and meet with volunteers dedicated to protecting this waterway.
The Harvard Farmers Market continues its 11th season Saturday, Sept. 30, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of Hildreth Elementary School. Stop by for nutritious locally grown produce, breads, pastries, roasted coffee, cheeses, seafood, meats, honey, jams, and more.
Celebrate Senior Day at this week's market. Special guests will be representatives of Harvard's Council on Aging. Music will be provided by COA Director Debbie Thompson's Side Effects band.
Harvard’s Columbus Day Weekend Flea Market returns for its 46th season Saturday, Oct. 7, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of the Bromfield School. The rain date is Sunday, Oct. 8. 170 booths full of antiques, collectibles, and miscellanea will be featured, plus lots of food and refreshment. Admission is $3 for all adults; $1 for children; $5 for early birds (7 to 9 a.m.). More at www.harvardfleamarket.com.
The Harvard Farmers Market ends its 11th season Saturday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of Hildreth Elementary School. Stop by for nutritious locally grown produce, breads, pastries, roasted coffee, cheeses, seafood, meats, honey, jams, and more.
Great Dog Rescue New England will be at the market with dogs and puppies looking for permanent homes. Assabet Village Co-op will also be present. Music will be provided by Sunken Rails.
Visit the market’s website at www.harvardfarmersmarket.org.
at 6 p.m. at the Devens Common Center, 31 Andrews Parkway in Devens. Enjoy wine, spirits, craft beers, and samplings from local restaurants and bakers, including a chocolate tasting. There will also be an auction, prizes, and fun, all to support Habitat for Humanity, providing affordable housing for families in need.
The Harvard Conservation Trust will host its eighth annual Run for the Hills Trail Run/Walk Sunday, Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Harvard Park and McCurdy Track on Lancaster County Road. This year, in addition to the 5K trail race, there will be a non-competitive 2.5K (1.5-mile) walk on the same wooded trails and paths abutting the track that the runners follow. Participants of all ages are welcome. Same-day registration is available at 8:30 a.m. at the track, or register online at www.runforthehills.org. Entry fees are discounted for early registration, families, and Conservation Trust members. Free t-shirts are available through Sept. 15. Proceeds benefit the Harvard Conservation Trust’s work to preserve the unique character and natural resources of Harvard. More information at harvardconservationtrust.org.
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Master teacher and concert pianist Konstantinos Papadakis, faculty member at New England Conservatory and Boston University, will offer a piano masterclass at Indian Hill Music School Saturday, Sept. 23, at 10:30 a.m. at 36 King Street, Littleton.. Learn playing techniques and tips while watching Papadakis work with selected students. Free admission. Learn more at 978-486-9524 or visit www.indianhillmusic.org.
Maestro Bruce Hangen and the Orchestra of Indian Hill open their 43rd season with classical works by Berlioz, Dvorak, and Tchaikovsky, featuring rising star pianist Yun-Chin Zhou as guest soloist Saturday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Littleton High School Performing Arts Center, 56 King Street, Littleton. Tickets are $20-35-50 (free for Indian Hill students). Call 978-486-9524 or visit www.indianhillmusic.org.
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ayer-Shirley Middle School, 1 Hospital Road in Shirley. A huge variety of items will be accepted, most at no charge. Charitable and nonprofit organizations will also be on hand to receive certain items. Donations of cash or non-perishable food for Loaves and Fishes are appreciated. Volunteers are needed for 2-hour shifts to unload cars, direct traffic, and help vendors. Training, breakfast, and lunch are provided. For more information call 978-496-5839 or visit https://recycleyourreusables.wordpress.com,