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September 18th & 20th – Violist Marcus Thompson joins Worcester Chamber Music Society musicians for a program of musical “Wunderkinds” at 7:30 pm, on September 18th at the Grafton Congregational Church on 30 Grafton Common in Grafton; and at 7:30 pm, on September 20th at the First Baptist Church, Gordon Hall, 111 Park Ave. in Worcester. This concert explores three very different but equally prodigious musical talents of Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Glazunov. There will be a pre-concert talk 1/2 hour before the concert. Tickets $27 – $32; Student Rush $8 at the door with a WOO card. Children under 17 free admission when accompanied by an adult. For tickets and information visit www.worcesterchambermusic.org or phone 508-217-4450.
September 19th - The Cross Rock band performs this Friday night at the Mill Church Cafe in Millbury starting at 7. The event is free. For more information visit www.millchurch.org !
September 20th – New Hope Chapel at 30 Milk Street in Westborough, MA will be holding a yard sale on Saturday, September 20th from 8 am to 4 pm. There will be furniture, clothes, books, and more! The yard sale is raising funds to send a missionary on the World Race, a mission trip to 11 countries in 11 months, with the goal of spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ through service. For more information contact Elizabeth Landry at 774-437-1832.
September 20th - Blue Cat Groove performs at Cafe Con Dios this Saturday night starting at 7. The event is free and takes place at Faith Baptist Church in Auburn, MA. More information is available on Facebook.
September 20th – The Way Cafe at First Congregational Church at 34 Walnut Street in Clinton, MA, welcomes back Glenn Hillard and Brian Merrill on Saturday, September 20th at 7:30 pm. There is no charge for the event, but a free will offering will be taken. Snacks and coffee are available at a small cost. If you enjoy gospel, blues, and New Orleans ragtime, then you will be blessed by this unique ministry. For more information call 978-365-4648.
September 21st - The Frederick Historic Piano Collection Concert Series continues thus Sunday with Geoffrey Burleson performing music of the French and Hungarian masters from before the Great War on the historic Erard Concert Grande piano of 1877 Paris. The concert starts Sunday at 4 pm at the Ashburnham Community Church. Tickets are still only $10, students and children are free. For more simply visit www.frederickcollection.org
September 21st – 23rd – Jimmy DeYoung, host of Prophecy Today heard LIVE every Saturday on WVNE and Life Changing Radio, from 1 to 2:30 pm, leads a Prophecy Conference, Sunday, September 21st at 6:00 pm and Monday and Tuesday the 22nd and 23rd at 7:00 pm at the Greater Rhode Island Baptist Temple in Johnston, Rhode Island. The event is free. For more information visit our website: www.wvne.net.
September 24th – Evangel Assembly at 348 Stony Hill Road in Wilbraham, MA, invites Teen Challenge Choir from Rehrersburg, PA to come to sing and give testimony on Wednesday, September 24th at 7 pm. This Choir is composed of young men from all over the United States and is truly unique because every member comes from a background of drugs, alcohol, and/or crime. Each member testifies to the miracle working power of God’s love. Be sure to attend this exciting presentation and see why this is indeed a “unique” ministry team. You are sure to be touched as they sing, perform, and testify to God’s transforming power. For more information on this special event please call Evangel Assembly at 413-599-1729 or visit www.evangelassembly.org
September 25th – Holden Christian Academy, 279 Reservoir Street in Holden, will host an Open House for Prospective Families on Thursday, September 25th at 7 pm. HCA serves students in Preschool through Grade 8 from over 20 towns and more than 30 churches. Join us to meet our staff, tour our facility, and see what makes us different. For more information visit http://www.holdenchristianacademy.org or call 508-829-4418.
September 27th – The Music Connection presents a Music Fest, Car and Bike Show on Saturday, September 27th from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Free admission with donation of a canned good! Proceeds to benefit Water For Life! Custom Car & Bike Competition. Six Live Bands. Please email: email@example.com to pre-register your car or bike. Same day registration participants must register at 8:00 am. Trophies and prizes will be awarded. There will be food, games, and fun for all ages. Bring your own blankets and chairs. For more information visit: http://www.themusicconnection.me/ or call 508-324-4500.
October 4th – It’s been 25 years since Beverly Weinhold began “Women’s Ministries” under the umbrella of Vision New England. Since then, this ministry has grown tremendously both in breadth and depth. We will be celebrating all that God has done and how he continues to advance His kingdom through His daughters in New England. Our “birthday party” will be held on October 4th from 9 am to 4 pm at Immanuel Church in Chelmsford, MA. Join us as Maggie Rowe speaks on Outliving Your Life: Leaving a Legacy. For more information visit http://www.bydesignministry.org/womantowoman/announcements/bydesignbirthday or call 978-710-4455.
October 18th – Barrington Baptist Church at 25 Old Country Road in Barrington , Rhode Island, will present “APOLOGETIX”, the Christian parody band from Pittsburg, PA, in THEIR ONLY NEW ENGLAND APPEARANCE SCHEDULED THIS YEAR! “APOLOGETIX” specializes in biblical parodies of rock hits from the 60′s through the 90′s and today! “The band was founded in 1992, and since then, has played in all 50 states, released 19 studio albums, and built up a fan club that includes over 65,000 people” (Wikipedia) A solidly Christian message that often reaches people in unexpected ways, their tagline is “Parents, bring your kids. Kids, bring your parents.” Tickets for this 7 PM performance are $10 in advance ($15 at the door IF any still available!) and can be purchased at their website http://apologetix.com/concerts/concert-details.php?concert_id=136422.
October 18th – Walk for Life on Saturday, October 18th at Lake Park in Worcester from 11 am to 1 pm. An event for people of all ages! There will be face painting, balloons, hot dogs, and more. Sign up today and help Clearway Clinic reach their vision. Bring your family and friends. To register to Walk or become a Sponsor call Brenda today at 508-438-0144.
October 30th – The Music Connection presents Veggie Tales Silly Song Sing-A-Long on Thursday, October 30th at 7:00 pm. Are you ready to get silly? Join Bob, Larry, and the rest of the crew as they take to the stage in the all-new Veggie Tales Sing-Along show. For more information visit: http://www.themusicconnection.me/ or call 508-324-4500.
November 1st- Meet & Greet Local Christian Authors at Bonhoeffer’s Cafe & Espresso on 8 Franklin Street in Nashua, NH on Saturday, November 1st from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm. The event features eight local Christian authors from the Southern NH and Northern MA region. Susan Call, Londonderry; Nancy Ferrin, Derry, NH; Ellie Gustafson, Haverhill, MA; Jeremiah Peters, Sandown, NH; Christina M.H. Powell, Boston, MA; Darin Michael Shaw, Amherst, NH; John Theo Jr, Manchester by the Sea, MA; and Teresa Santoski, Brookline, NH. Free admission, refreshments, special pricing, author signings. Those who attend will have a chance to win a Kindle Paperwhite! Register online at http://tinyurl.com/kpdkq8q or go to http://www.EventBrite.com and search for “Meet & Greet Local Christian Authors.” For more information call Clarice James 603-578-1860 or Cindy Saab 978-821-6547 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 1st - Oak Hill Bible Church on 40 Sacarrappa Road in Oxford, MA, will be holding its Annual Craft Fair on Saturday, November 1st from 9 am – 3 pm. This is a large, well-attended event which includes: baked goods, jewelry, handmade crafts, concessions, Gramma’s Attic items, and so much more! Admission is FREE and our facility is handicap accessible. Please contact the church office at 508-987-0287 or via email at email@example.com if interested in more information or for directions. The church website is: http://www.oakhillbible.org
September 11th – December 4th – DivorceCare is a 13-week program that combines videos with discussion to encourage and support those who have been or are going through separation or divorce. The weekly group will meet at 6:30 pm, Thursdays, beginning September 11th at Charlton Baptist, located at 50 Hammond Hill Road, Charlton. The group leader is Cathy Binley. Online information can be found at www.divorcecare.org or call 508-344-2272. The church website is http://www.charltonbaptist.org
Friendly House, Inc. – The Summer Food Service Program, funded by the US Dept. of Agriculture, provides FREE healthy meals in the summer to children who rely on free school meals during the academic year. For more information call 508-755-4362.
UMass Memorial Health Care’s Ronald McDonald Care Mobile provides dental and medical services to people without health or dental insurance at 10 different community sites in the City of Worcester, MA. For more information or to make an appointment, call 508-334-6073. If you need medical or dental insurance, call 508-334-9300.
The United Healthcare Children’s Foundation accepts grant applications from families in need of financial assistance to help pay for their child’s health care treatments, services or equipment not covered, or not fully covered, by their commercial health insurance plan. Qualifying families can receive up to $5,000 per grant to help pay for medical services and equipment such as physical, occupational and speech therapy, counseling services, surgeries, prescriptions, wheelchairs, orthotics, eyeglasses and hearing aids. For information call 855-698-4223.
The Set Free Dependency/Discipleship Treatment Program meets every Thursday evening from 7 to 8:30 at Calvary Baptist Church – 413 Main Street in Easthampton. the program targets the root of any and all bondage problems. It’s Bible-based and there’s no fee. For more information call 413-527-6252.