Five Things You Need to Know Today: Aug. 29
Help out Mary's House and the Family Shelters of Middlesex Human Service Agency.
1. ORGANIZATIONS: Backpack & School Supply Drive
In conjunction with First Parish of Sudbury, HOPEsudbury is collecting new or gently used backpacks plus:
- pencil cases
This is a benefit for Mary's House and the Family Shelters of Middlesex Human Service Agency.
Dropoff locations include:
2. FAMILY: End of Summer Party with Face Painting and a Magic Show
Come celebrate the end of the summer with face painting and a magic show from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Bright Horizons. This event is for families and children from ages 1 to 7.
3. ART & ENTERTAINMENT: The Performing Arts Connection Open Studio
From 4-7 p.m., enjoy free sample classes, meet and greet faculty members, tour the studio, register for classes and workshops, and much more at The Performing Arts Connection.
4. SPORTS & RECREATION: Sudbury Swim Team registration
Sudbury Swim Team registration opens today. Swimmers age 7 to 13 should register by Sept. 15 at www.sudburyswimteam.org.
5. SPORTS & RECREATION: Equestrian team registration
The North Gate Equestrian Team is registering now for the 2011-2012 competition season. The team is open to boys and girls in sixth to 12th grade.
The team is a member of the Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) and competes locally and nationally as a team and individually. For more information on IEA, visit www.rideIEA.com.
To join the Team, riders must be able to walk, trot and canter in a group on different horses. You do not have to own a horse to compete.