DCR Opens Several Beaches and Waterfronts Early to Accommodate Visitors

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Due to the warm weather conditions forecasted for later this week, the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Commissioner Jack Murray is pleased to announce that the following DCR beaches and waterfronts will be staffed and guarded 7 days-a-week beginning Wednesday, June 18, 2014. Lifeguards will be on duty from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Summer News Notes from the 4H Clubs

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The Woodville Trailbusters 4H Horse Club and Woodville Crafty Cats 4H Club are already working on props for their 7th Annual Haunted Trail Walk in October. This year, scenes will be about Ghostbusters, Plant Shop with many different flowers of all types, sizes and colors. Some may really like people, too. Doctor MacGregor has been experimenting in his garden with veggies. Shoot-out at the corral and cemetery with legendary outlaws. The torture chambers have an added feature. The Addams family will have some members visiting the walk.

Planning Board Discusses Scenic Road Tree Trimming with NSTAR

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A discussion for tree trimming on Hopkinton scenic roads took place with NSTAR Arborist Chris Fallon and representative JoAnne O’Leary during the June 16 Planning Board meeting. The deliberations are inconclusive at this time and will be continued to a later meeting date.

St. Paul’s Friday Family Movie Night June 20

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Hopkinton Parks and Rec Partners with HCA for Summer Concert Series

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The Hopkinton Center for the Arts and the Hopkinton Parks and Recreation department have partnered to produce and sponsor the Summer Concert Series on the Hopkinton Common. Additionally, the concert series is sponsored in part by the Barbara Corbett-Dobson and Dave Dobson Memorial Fund. The free series begins June 20th and runs through mid-August, with each concert featuring headlining musical acts as well as children’s entertainment, providing a full family experience.

Concerts on the Common Series Starts June 20th

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Hopkinton Summer Concert Series on the Hopkinton Common

Join us for a half hour children’s performance then an hour and a half of great music!

Fri., 6/20, 6 - 8pm Times Square
Sun., 6/29, 5 -7pm Stompers
Sun., 7/13, 5 -7pm Roy Scott Big Band
Sun., 7/20, 5 -7pm Help
Sun., 7/27, 5 -7pm Metrowest Symphony
Sun., 8/3, 5 -7pm Summer Concert Band
Sun., 8/10, 5 -7pm Reminiscants
Sun., 8/17, 5 -7pm Glamour Girls

Troop 1 Boy Scouts Fundraising Dinner and Silent Auction

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Friday, June 20, 2014, 5-8 PM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 20 Church St., Hopkinton. TICKETS $10, at the door or from any Troop 1 Scout. Children under 6 years old eat free!

Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner prepared and served by Troop 1 and families. Includes salad, bread, coffee and dessert. This will be a festive community event on the first night of Summer to fund High Adventure/Leadership Trip to Alaska, Summer 2014.

Chilkoot High Adventure Base with the Great Alaska Council Boy Scouts of America and the International Wilderness Leadership School

Please Support Dan Field's Battle with Cancer

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Join us at the Woodville Rod & Gun Club on Saturday, June 21st at a fundraiser to help support Dan Field’s battle with cancer. Dinner, cash bar and live music, raffle prizes and silent auction, including Red Sox and Patriots tickets, golf packages and more. Tickets $30 per person, available at

Common Core Public Forum Airing Live on HCAM-TV

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There will be a Common Core Public Forum held by Superintendent Dr. Cathy MacLeod on Tuesday, June 17 at 7:00 PM. The program will take place in the Middle School Library and will air live on HCAM-TV. The purpose of the forum is to highlight the benefits of the new Common Core standard.

Hopkinton Center for the Arts' Young Artists Exhibit opens with a reception and prize ceremony.

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Artists ages 5-18 from Hopkinton, Milford, Upton, Franklin, Wrentham, and Grafton have entered artwork into the show in various media. Prizes will be awarded in two categories: Children’s (ages 5-11) and Youth Art (ages 12-18).

When: Saturday, June 14th from 3-4:30 pm

Where: Hopkinton Center for the Arts, 98 Hayden Rowe St. (Rt. 85), Hopkinton, MA


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