Public Service Announcements (PSA)

AUGUST EVENTS


The American Red Cross of Cape, Islands and Southeast Massachusetts announces the following blood drives for the month of August:

  • Aug. 20 at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River from 12n-5p

  • Aug. 20 at the Lakeville Public Library from 1p-6p.

  • Aug. 21 at North River Community Church in Pembroke from 1-6p.

  • Aug. 21 at Camp Kiwanee in Hanson from 10-3p

  • Aug. 21 at Arooga’s Sports Bar & Grill in Attleboro from 11-4p.

  • Aug. 22 at the Scituate American Legion from 1-6p.

  • AUG. 21: Come learn about Plymouth 400’s plans for the 400th  Anniversary Commemoration coming in 2020.  St. Bonaventure Parish will host a community update at 6:30 p.m.  You can also learn about opportunities to volunteer and be a part of history!

  • AUG. 21-24:  The Christ Church Thrift Shop of Plymouth will hold a BOGO clothing sale.  Call 508-746-4990 or click here for store hours and details.

  • Aug. 23:  Plymouth Bay Cultural District presents OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT at Nelson Park in Plymouth.  The ClayChickBus will provide make-and-take arts and crafts ($10 per person) from 6:30-7:45 p.m., followed by “Tangled” at dusk.  Bring a blanket, chairs and a picnic!  Corn Hole, Kan Jam, board games available.

  • AUG 24: The Spire Center for the Performing Arts in Plymouth brings back Jon Butcher Axis for another great show at 8 p.m.  This Grammy nominee has earned his place in music history books and beyond, with a discography of 20 national and international releases, MTV and VH1 music videos.

  • AUG 24: The Plymouth Waterfront Festival features over 230 crafters and food vendors, ducky dash rash, Kids Fun Zone, antique car show, live music and much more.  From 10-6:  fun, family-friendly and free!

  • AUG 31: The “Our Story: 400 Years of Wampanoag History” exhibit will be on display at the historical Nathaniel Thomas Mill in Hanson, now through Aug. 31.  The exhibit is the first of many events that the Town of Hanson 200th Anniversary Committee is hosting.  Click here for more info.

OCTOBER EVENTS

  • The FINDING YOUR ANCESTORS genealogy lecture series happens on the third Thursday of every month through October at 6:30 p.m. at the Mayflower Society House in Plymouth.  It’s free and open to the public.  Your answers are waiting to be discovered!

  • Plymouth 400 is sponsoring a Postal Artwork Contest where artists and aspiring artists alike will have the opportunity to develop the official 2020 commemorative Cachets (a design or inscription on an envelope to commemorate an historic event).  Click here to view info and rules.  Deadline for submission Oct. 1.

  • Heritage Museums & Gardens in Sandwich opens its 50th season with a special exhibit, “50 for 50:  Fifty Years, Fifty Favorites”.  Scattered throughout the buildings and grounds are 50 treasures that tell the collective story of the museum’s first 50 years.  Running now through Oct.14.

  • The Wright Museum of Wolfeboro NH will join more than 2,000 other Blue Star Museums to provide free admission for those currently serving in the U.S. Military.  The region’s leading resource for educators and learners of all ages on World War II, the Wright Museum is open daily through Oct. 31.

 

 

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