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The Boston Rovers

The Horn Pond Summer Concert Series continues on Friday, July 27th from 6-8pm with Irish music from The Boston Rovers! The concert will take place at Ice House Park on Sturgis Street in Woburn and is generously sponsored by McCue Garden Center.

Bring your family, friends and lawn chairs to Ice House Park to enjoy an amazing Irish trio! Boston Rovers will be performing traditional Irish music as well as some sea shanties and dance tunes.

Woburn City Hall

Woburn City Clerk Bill Campbell is planning a big Voter Weekend set of activities in advance of the August 15 deadline to register for the September 4 primary election. This will include a voter registration event on Saturday, August 11 from 9 a.m. to noon at City Hall. Absentee ballots for the election will be available at this time, too. City Hall will also be open for voter registration until 8 p.m.on the August 15 deadline date. There are a lot of important races, including two open state representative seats, so stay tuned for more info on this event! 

Katrina Marie Band

The Katrina Marie Band will be performing at the next Horn Pond Summer Concert, scheduled for Friday, July 13. The concert will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in Ice House Park, the flat grassy area that runs alongside Sturgis Street. This concert is sponsored by Waterfield Sotheby's International Realty.

Baseball Before the Civil War

The Woburn Public Library has an event approaching on July 20 titled Baseball Before the Civil War. Here’s a bit about the program from their website: “Ready to blow up the myths about the founding of America’s national pastime? Legend credits Abner Doubleday as being the “Father of Baseball” but the historical evidence says otherwise. Come hear scholar Aaron Krerowicz tell us why the legend is wrong in this presentation that traces the origins and early development of baseball. Doors open at 6:45.

Join the Edward Jones Office of Tyler C. Gates, CRPS® for Ice Cream on Wednesday, July 18th between 4:00pm and 7:00pm! With a Christmas in July theme this year, they encourage you to bring the whole family down to see friends, meet neighbors and say hello to local businesses in town that strive to make Woburn a better place for all to live and work. Take a family photo in front of their Christmas tree and get a few Christmas card photos to share with a few of your closest loved ones this winter!

The fantastic MaryBeth Maes will be returning to perform at the annual Horn Pond Summer Concert Series on Friday, June 22nd. The concert will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Horn Pond, along the flat grassy area of Sturgis Street, otherwise known as Ice House Park. This concert is sponsored by Liberty Bay Credit Union.

SCI AmeriCorps is now recruiting 25 full-year AmeriCorps members for positions at our partner sites across Eastern Massachusetts. Nearby ones include The James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn, Girls Inc. of Lynn, the Fenway Community Center, the Lynn Food & Fitness Alliance and many more! SCI AmeriCorps members are placed into one of two teams, Volunteer Outreach Coordinators and Youth Leadership Coordinators. We are currently filling positions that will serve 1700 hours from September 2018 to June 2019.