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Future Celtics basketball program at North Suburban YMCA

Future Celtics basketball program flyer

The North Suburban YMCA is currently seeking youth between grades 3-5 for their Future Celtics basketball program. The program is for basketball players looking to develop their skills, drills, and leadership. Program participants will also get the opportunity to visit and participate in clinic events coached by Celtics players or coaches.

There is limited availability and the program is NOT first come, first serve. For more information please contact Jonathan Hughes at jonathanhughes@ymcaboston.org.
 

Upcoming Holiday Activities for Your Kids

Woburn Recreation logo
During the holiday season, it's great to get out and about with your kids! Here are some upcoming holiday activities in the Woburn area taking place during winter break:


- Woburn Recreation's December Vacation Fun: Gym program for kids aged 4-12, Tuesday December 27 - Thursday December 29 from 10am-12pm, $30/child. Click here to register.
- Zaniac Single Day Camp: Holiday break camp with the perfect combination of learning and fun, running December 23 - January 2, week-long camps also available. Click here to learn more about the program.
- Santa @ Woburn Mall: Santa will be located in the Center Court up until Christmas Eve, between the hours of 11am-2pm

Woburn's 375th Anniversary Celebration Begins

First Congregational Church of Woburn

Woburn's 375th Anniversary Celebration is set to kick off this January, with an exciting line-up of events throughout the year. The Woburn City Hall released a tentative list of the goings-on that you can expect for 2017. 

The first event in celebrating the New Year will be an interfaith celebration to take place at the First Congregational Church. The keynote speaker of the event will be Massachusetts state Senator Ed Markey! Also featured will be a local children's choir led by Lynn Burns, the High School Choir, the Mishawum Choral Society, and a special 375th community choir, led by Brian Gilbertie. There will also be a re-enactment of the ordination of Woburn's first minister, Rev. Thomas Carter, in 1642.

Seeking high school-aged youth volunteers!

Boys & Girls Club of Woburn logo
SCI, in partnership with the James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn and the Woburn Public Schools, is seeking youth volunteers between the ages of 14-18 for an upcoming youth leadership program. The volunteers will receive training to prepare them to serve as youth mentors for students of both Kennedy and Joyce middle schools. As mentors, the volunteers will lead middle school students in discussions on a variety of topics of importance to teenagers.
 
If you are interested in becoming a youth volunteer for this program, please email mobrien@socialcapitalinc.org. 
 

Heroes on the Water's Dining for a Cause Event

Heroes on the Water volunteers helping a veteran

Don't miss out on Heroes on the Water's Dining for a Cause event, taking place this Wednesday, December 14 from 4pm-9pm at the 99 Restaurant lcoated at 291 Mishawum Rd. in Woburn! 15% of the nights proceeds will be donated to Heroes on the Water Boston. There will also be a raffle table. The event flyer must be brought to the 99 in order for the restaurant to donate the proceeds to Heroes on the Water. If you have any questions, or need a copy of the flyer, contact gfowle4308@gmail.com.

Career Open House at the North Suburban YMCA

Flyer for Career Open House

The North Suburban YMCA will be hosting a Career Open House this Thursday, December 8 from 4pm-6pm. The open house will focus on a number of early education career opportunities that are currently open at the YMCA. Some full and part-time positions include:

- Early Education Directors
- Preschool Teachers
- Infant/Toddler Teachers
- After School Group Educators
- Child Watch Staff

The event will be held at 137 Lexington St. in Woburn. Click here to directly apply to a position
 

First Annual Toys for Tots at the Taproom

Flyer for Toys for Tots at the Taproom event

The Lord Hobo Brewing Company will be hosting its first annual Toys for Tots at the Taproom event, this Saturday, December 10 from noon-10pm. The event is being hosted in collaboration with a number of other community partners, including Grandstand Glassware & Apparel, BostonBean Coffee Company, and Movement as Medicine. Christmas surprises will abound and free flights will be had! 
 

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