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Mike Moore and Steve Kelly and other members of the Mike Moore Band

The next concert in the 2018 Horn Pond Summer Concert Series will be held on Friday, August 3, from 6 to 8 p.m. This upcoming concert will feature the duo Mike Moore and Steve Kelly and other members of the Mike Moore Band.  This upcoming concert of is sponsored by Lamacchia Realty, Inc. The concert will take place in the flat grassy area known as Ice House Park, by the Sturgis St. end of the pond.

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.


Woburn public schools will be hosting back to school nights in September with dates and times as follows:

 
Elementary school Back to School Night -- 9/13 - 6-8pm
Middle school Back to School Night -- 9/14 - 6-8pm
High school Back to School Night -- 9/19 - 6:30-8:30pm
 
Additionally, SCI will be working with the Woburn Public Schools and community partners to host a "Welcome Night" at the high school on September 26th for families new to the Woburn community. Details to follow soon.
 
Candles in the dark

In rememberence of those lost to substance use.

Please join the Woburn community in remebering those who have passed due to substance use. 

When: August 31st 2017
Where: Woburn Common
6:30pm - Name Signing
7:00pm - Event Begins

The vigil is in cooperation with the Mayor's Coalition Against Substance Abuse.