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3 p.m. May 22. The performances will take place at the Southgate Retirement Community Theater, 30 Julio Dr., Shrewsbury. Admission: $13 general, $10 seniors/students, $8 matinee. For tickets and info, call 508-842-0867 or 508-832-7150.



Plantapalooza! At Brigham Hill Community Farm

From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Plantapalooza! will be held at Brigham Hill Community Farm, 37 Wheeler Rd., North Grafton. Free admission. The plant sale fund-raiser includes a huge selection of annuals, perennials, herbs and vegetable plants; a cookie walk, take home a bucket of cookies for a very low price; free tomato plants, 6 bare-root tomato plants to the first 1,000 attendees; and a craft sale and great food. Preorder forms and more info are available at Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton Holds Yard Sale

From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (no early birds, please), Baypath Humane Society of Hopkinton, 5 Rafferty Rd., will be holding a huge yard sale with hundreds of items for sale. All proceeds go directly to support the shelter and its animals. Donations to the yard sale can be dropped off May 8-19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more info, visit www. Dental Associates of Marlborough Hosts Free Dental Clinic

Dental Associates of Marlborough, 222 Bolton St., Marlborough, will be hosting

a free dental clinic from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The clinic has been organized to assist children in the area who have NO dental insurance and are NOT able to afford a visit to the dentist. If the schedule is not completely filled with children, the service will be made available to adults in the community as well. Contact the office to verify eligibility. Appointments will be given priority over walk-ins. Contact the office at 508-485-1800 and speak with the Front Desk to schedule an appointment. KidzFest 2011 at Zeh Elementary School

From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Zeh Elementary School, 33 Howard St., will be holding KidzFest 2011. Enjoy games, prizes, food, make-your-own funflavored slush, and a silent auction (Red Sox tickets, museum passes, Duck Tour passes, restaurant and spa certificates and more). For more info or a copy of the silent auction catalogue, e-mail Tatnuck Author Event: Anne Easter Smith – “Queen by Right”

Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., Westborough, will host author Anne Easter Smith from 12 to 1:30 p.m., as she discusses and signs her new book, “Queen by Right.” From the award-winning author of “A Rose for the Crown,” “Daughter of York” and “The King’s Grace” comes another masterful historical novel - the story of Cecily of York, mother of two kings and the heroine of one of history’s greatest love stories. All are welcome to attend. Open House at Fitness Together Westborough

Fitness Together, offering oneon-one personal training for men, women and youth, is celebrating its 10th anniversary and the public is invited to an

Open House from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Fitness Together Westborough, 57 East Main St. For more info, call 508-366-0099 or visit www.FTWestborough. com. The Marlborough Historical Society Yard Sale

Donate, sell or buy, but mark your calendars for May 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., when the Marlborough Historical Society, 377 Elm St., will host a yard sale to benefit historic preservation. Contact Peggy Schwarz Ayres at or call 508-481-7118 to reserve your space or to donate items. Rain or shine. Eat Dessert First Day in Celebration of Grandmother Birthdays

Celebrate a beautiful grandmother’s birthday with facepainting, hula hoop contest and, of course, dessert from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Breathe Wellness, 162 Cook Ln., Marlborough. At 3 p.m., a toast to grandmothers everywhere will be held. All grandmothers will go home with a gift. Desserts will be served all day long at the free event. Call 508-251-9355 or stop by for more info.

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Tatnuck Author Event – Five Fantasy Authors

From 2:30-4 p.m., Tatnuck Bookseller, 18 Lyman St., Westborough, will present an author event featuring five fantasy authors: Dawn Metcalf (“Luminous”), Deva Fagan (The Magical Misadventures of Prunella Bogthistle”), Marissa Doyle (“Betraying Season”), Continued on following page

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An environment where children love to learn 9 Charina Road, Northborough Call for details; 508-393-9122 email: MARY A. MICHALIK, ED. M.


ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for children 2.9 months 5 years of age

Rain or shine, join the Westborough Garden Club for their annual plant sale at Tufts Machine Parking Lot, 49 East Main St. The sale runs from 9-11 a.m. Locally grown perennial plants from the gardens of members and friends of the garden club, herbs and vegetable seedlings will be available, as well as beautiful raffle baskets. MetroWest Humane Society’s Walk for Animals

Help the MetroWest Humane Society (MWHS) feed, shelter and care for homeless cats at the annual Walk for Animals,

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from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., along a three-mile, handicapped accessible paved route in the Split Rock Group Area of Hopkinton State Park. Rain or shine. Dogs are welcome to join the fun. Walkers are asked to gather pledges to support the Humane Society. Contests, free refreshments, games, face painting and animal massages will be part of the festivities. For more info and a pledge sheet, visit MetroWestHumaneSociety. org. An advocate for animal welfare, the MetroWest Humane Society is a volunteer-led,

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