October is Global Diversity Awareness Month and the Hopkinton Library is celebrating cultural diversity with many different displays and programs for all ages. In addition to displays on “Own Voices: The American Immigrant Experience,” “German Heritage” and “Italian Heritage,” adults can participate in our monthly take-and-make, which in October, will be an origami star. Children can participate in a scavenger hunt that highlights the different diverse books in our collection.
State Senate President Karen E. Spilka’s annual health and wellness fair returns to an in-person format with an invitation for younger generations to accompany older family members to the event slated for October 22, 2022. The popular event, open to all residents of the MetroWest region, will continue to offer fun and informative activities as well as food, music, 70 vendors, and prize drawings at its venue at Keefe Technical School in Framingham.
Hopkinton Seniors Police and Fire Battle at 2022 annual Bocce Showdown. This tradition started in 2015 and continues on an annual basis minus the COVID year. Police, Fire, and residents with staff from Senior Center participated in the much-anticipated bocce tournament.
A good time was had by all filled with good bocce matches, great food, and people. View more in the segment below!
If you are looking to promote your business, want to increase or generate new foot traffic into your location during December, support the Hopkinton Chamber of Commerce, AND be part of a highly promoted day of festivities in Hopkinton, register for the 2022 Hopkinton Holiday Stroll!
During the Stroll community members will be encouraged to visit all Participating Chamber Businesses to complete their “passport” for a chance to win a $300 cash prize! (Multiple cash prizes to be awarded).
One of the shelter’s most popular residents, 1 year old Kodak adores playtime with his canine friends. He is an avid outdoorsman, he loves to explore, swim and hike! He has already lived in a home, is houstrained, clean roommate, rides nicely in a car and is hoping a dog experienced family will be able to show him the fall foliage this autumn.