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Element 78 band

Local rock legend, Element 78 will be playing at Horn Pond on Friday, July 10 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Element 78, one of the most in demand cover bands in Boston, is fronted by former American Idol contestant Joe Lemieux and backed by some of the most talented musicians from the New England music scene. They will be jamming out to Soft Rock and Top 40 tunes.

The Bertucci's in Woburn is having a fundraiser to benefit the Dwelling Place this Wednesday, June 24th.  The Dwelling Place will received 15% of all eat-in and take-out orders if a flyer (attached) is presented when paying.  This is an all day event so if you are hungry for pizza and/or Italian cuisine on Wednesday, June 24 please consider Bertucci's as the Dwelling Place will benefit from your order. 

On Thursday, June 25, at 7PM at the WPL to celebrate the work of two local authors: Morgan Crooks and Nick Mancuso.

Morgan Crooks has had his stories published in the Daily Science Fiction website as well as in anthologies released by Burnt Offerings, Dark Hall Press, and Mystery and Horror LLC. By day, he teaches ancient history. Essays and reviews are also available on his blog

Nick Mancuso earned his Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Fairfield University and he teaches writing workshops at the Woburn Public Library. His work has appeared in Spry Literary Journal, Foliate Oak Literary Magazine and the Garbanzo Literary Journal, among others. You can visit his website at or follow him on Twitter at

Woburn Girl Scouts will be having a Paint Nite fundraiser on June 28th at the South End Italian Club, 44 Fowle St. in Woburn, starting at 5:00pm. There will be a potluck and the bar will be open to purchase drinks. The purpose of this fundraiser is to help with the cost of the 2015-2016 town wide Girl Scout events. This Paint Night is for adults only. 

This Wednesday, June 10 is 5% Day at Whole Foods Market Woburn and we are so excited!

5% of all net sales on June 10 will go to fitness and nutrition programs at the James L. McKeown Boys and Girls Club of Woburn, which is pretty cool indeed! 

We are fortunate to have such a generous market in our community. We hope to see you there! Thank you, Whole Foods Market!

Great news folks! We are ready to announce the 2015 Horn Pond Summer Concert Series Lineup! A committee of civic(and music) -minded committee members gets together every year to figure out which bands/performance groups Woburn wants to hear, and this year looks to be our most exciting! This year’s concert series will again be held at Ice House Park at Horn Pond.

It’s Festival Time in Woburn MA!

Rain or Shine, under the big tent or inside the beautiful Hellenic Community Center (70 Montvale Ave, Woburn, MA)

Authentic Greek Cooking, Baking, and Music!

You will enjoy succulent lamb, chicken souvlaki, gyro and all your traditional favorites. But save room for their world famous pastries made from only the highest quality ingredients following recipes handed down from generation to generation.

For more information, see here!