City of Woburn

SCI 15th Anniversary Celebration

From date: 
Thu, 11/16/2017 - 6:30pm

Since 2002, SCI has grown to engage residents in 20 communities throughout Massachusetts. Our goal, bringing diverse people together to strengthen our local communities, is more vital than ever. Please join us to celebrate SCI and our important mission.
Single ticket are $100, $850 per table.

Three course meal, featuring grilled flat iron steak, with a vegetarian alternative.

Jerry Thornton Author Talk: From Darkness to Dynasty

From date: 
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 7:00pm

The Patriots weren't always champs. In fact, they were far from it.  Jerry Thornton (Barstool Sports, WEEI) shares the wild, humiliating, unbelieveable, and wonderful stories that comprised the first 40 years of what would ultimately become the most dominant franchise in NFL history.

Friends Annual Meeting from 6:45PM-7PM.

All ages & and no registration needed.

City of Woburn Document Shredding Event

From date: 
Sat, 04/22/2017 - 9:00am

On Saturday, April 22 at 9am, Mayor Scott Galvin will be hosting a document shredding event at Woburn City Hall. This event will help local residents fight back by properly disposing of outdated personal and financial documents. The event will go until 1pm.
 

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.
 

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.

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