Woburn's 375th anniversary

Fishing Derby and Family Day at Horn Pond

From date: 
Sat, 06/10/2017 - 9:00am

The Woburn Elks are hosting a fishing derby and cookout at Horn Pond (the main location on Lake Ave.) from 9am-3pm on June 10. There will also be face painting and kayaking, and the debut of Woburn Historical Commission's historical homes publication.
 

Memorial Day Ceremony and Re-dedication

From date: 
Mon, 05/29/2017 - 12:00pm

This event features a Memorial Day ceremony, as well as the re-dedication of the First Burial Ground on Park St. The re-dedication will be lead by Mayor Galvin, the Woburn Historical Society, and the Woburn Cemetary Commission. It will also feature a new memorial stone, new fencing, and plans to identify 461 unmarked burials recently identified.

Re-dedication of Historic Battle Road

From date: 
Sat, 04/15/2017 - 12:00pm

This event will consist of the clean-up and re-dedication of the historic Battle Rd., in honor of the men from Woburn who went off to fight. There will also be the unveiling of a new stone monument at the Cambridge Rd. end.
 

Interfaith and Historic Celebration to honor Woburn's 375th Anniversary

Invitation to the Interfaith and Historic Celebration

Woburn's 375th Anniversary Celebration is set to kick off this week, 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. 

On January 8th at 2pm, the first event in celebrating the New Year will be the Interfaith and Historic 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.

Click here to learn more about upcoming events.
 

Winter Family Festival and Hockey Classic

From date: 
Sat, 02/11/2017 - 12:00pm

Woburn's Pond Hockey Tournament will be taking place at Leland Park on February 11 and 12. The event will also feature sleigh rides, ice skating and fireworks. Registration is now open and there will be a total of 34 teams participating. Click here to register for the tournament.

Woburn's 375th Anniversary Kickoff Interfaith Celebration

From date: 
Sun, 01/08/2017 - 2:00pm

As the kick-off event for Woburn's 375th Anniversary celebration, the First Congregational Church of Woburn will be hosting an Interfaith Celebration on Sunday, January 8th at 2pm. The event will feature a local children's choir led by Lynn Burns, the Woburn Memorial High School Choir, Mishawum Choral Society, and a special 375th anniversary choir led by Brian Gilbertie. The celebration will also feature a re-enactment of the ordination of Woburn's first minister, Rev. Thomas Carter, in 1642.

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