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Mar
19
Tue
Local Amnesty International Group Meeting @ Booklovers' Gourmet
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Local Amnesty International Group Meeting @ Booklovers' Gourmet

On Tuesday, March 19th from 7 to 8 pm, the Local Amnesty International Group will meet at Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street in Webster.  New members are welcome. Write letters for human rights worldwide.

Call (508) 949-6232 for more information or visit amnestyusa.org or facebook.com/AI356.

Mar
21
Thu
Spring Social & Networking Event @ The Rose Room
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Spring Social & Networking Event @ The Rose Room

The Webster Dudley Business Alliance invites all local businesses & guests to A Spring Social on Thursday, March 21st from 6:30 to 8PM at The Rose Room Cafe & Tonic Bar.  Samples from several local vendors and farms will be offered with plenty of time for networking.

This event is free to all local business representatives. Registration is required.

Mar
23
Sat
Indoor Flea Market @ First Congregational Church Of Oxford
Mar 23 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Indoor Flea Market @ First Congregational Church Of Oxford

An indoor flea market will be held on Saturday, March 23rd from 8AM to 2PM at the First Congregational Church of Oxford, located at 355 Main Street.  Come shop for household items, books, toys, clothing, crafts and more.  For more information or to reserve a table call the church office at (508)987-2211.

Youth Football & Cheer 2019 Registration @ Oxford Community Center
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Oxford-Webster Youth Football & Cheer 2019 Registration, Welcoming Boys & Girls Aged K to 8th Grade from Oxford, Webster, Douglas, and Thompson.

March 23rd 9-11:30am
April 27th 9-11:30am

Oxford Community Center
4 Maple Rd
Oxford, MA 01540

Take Advantage of Early Registration Fees!
(Rates increase by $25.00 on May 1st 2019)

Cheer – Ages 5 – 14 born between July 31st 2004 – July 30th 2014 $125.00
Flex Football – Grades K – 1st $100.00
Tackle Football – Ages 7 – 13 born between July 31st 2005 – July 30th 2012 $125.00

Custom jersey included with Tackle Football registration!

**Online registration available at www.OxfordWebsterPirates.com**
**Registration in advance online will save time on registration day**

Payments by Cash, Check, Venmo or Credit Card

Scrabble Game @ Booklovers' Gourmet
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Scrabble Game @ Booklovers' Gourmet

Get Your Scrabble Game On! On Saturday, March 23rd from 1-3 p.m. Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street in Webster is hosting a Scrabble Event and is looking for 2-player teams to compete in a fun afternoon celebrating words! This is a free event and prizes will be awarded. Last year’s event filled up fast and space is limited so registration is highly recommended. Call Deb at 508-949-6232 or email deb@bookloversgourmet.com.

Meet Psychic Diane Lewis @ Booklovers' Gourmet
Mar 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Meet Psychic Diane Lewis @ Booklovers' Gourmet

Hello Mediumship with Psychic Diane Lewis will take place on Saturday, March 23, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street, Webster. Share in this extraordinary evening of spirit communication.  Join Diane as she bridges the gap and connects to spirit delivering messages from those who have crossed over.  Tickets are $39.00 per person and is limited to 12 individuals. For more information or to purchase tickets call 508-949-6232. Please note: Not everyone attending may have the opportunity to receive a reading. All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Mar
27
Wed
Monthly Book Discussion @ Booklovers' Gourmet
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Monthly Book Discussion @ Booklovers' Gourmet

Wednesday, March 27th, 6:30-8 p.m. – Monthly book discussion group meets to talk about Girl Waits with Gun, a Kopp Sisters novel written by Amy Stewart and inspired by the true adventures of one of our nation’s first female crime fighters. Free. To register call Deb at 508-949-6232.

Mar
30
Sat
Meet Author Matt Mattus @ Booklovers' Gourmet
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Meet Author Matt Mattus @ Booklovers' Gourmet

Book Signing & Talk with Matt Mattus, author of Mastering the Art of Vegetable Gardening: Rare Varieties, Unusual Options, Plant Lore & Guidance will take place on Saturday, March 30th from 2-4 p.m. at Booklovers’ Gourmet, 55 East Main Street, Webster. More than 200 varieties of vegetables and herbs from the 50 most popular groups are featured in hands-on profiles that tell you how, where, and why to grow each one. The event is free and signed copies will be available for purchase. For more information call 508-949-6232.

About the book: Prepare to encounter new varieties of common plant species, learn their history and benefits, and, most of all, identify fascinating new edibles to grow in your own gardens. Written by gardening expert Matt Mattus, Mastering the Art of Vegetable Gardening offers a wealth of new and exciting opportunities, alongside beautiful photography, lore, insight, and humor that can only come from someone who has grown each vegetable himself and truly loves gardening.

Matt Mattus is an American visual designer, artist, horticulturist, and futurist. He is also a third generation gardener of his family property in Massachusetts. Matt’s popular gardening blog Growing with Plants has garnered recognition in leading lifestyle magazines and is frequently voted a top five gardening blog. It has won many national awards and nominations and has earned a loyal following of fans. He has served for three years as a trustee of the Tower Hill Botanic Garden (Boylston, MA), is Vice President of the 175-year-old Worcester County Horticultural Society, sits on the board of theTower Hill Botanic Garden as a trustee, and is also President of the prestigious North American Rock Garden Society. Matt is very active in many plant societies and is a popular speaker at botanic gardens, specialist plant societies, and at horticultural conferences. For 28 years, Mattus was employed by Hasbro, Inc. in creative roles ranging from Creative Director to Visual Futurist in their top-secret Innovation and Invention Lab. Currently, Matt lives in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Yankee Pot Roast Dinner @ St. Stephen Church
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The St. Stephen Church of Quinebaug invites you to their Yankee Pot Roast and raffle on Saturday, March 30th.  The meal, including pot roast, potato, veggie, roll, dessert and beverage, will be served from 5 to 7PM.  Take out is available.  Raffle tickets are $1 each and available. Dinner Tickets are limited to 100 and are available by calling (508) 789-9874.  Adults $12, Children 12 and under $6.

Mar
31
Sun
Meat Raffle @ Sinni’s Pub
Mar 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A Meat Raffle to support Oxford-Webster Youth Football & Cheer will be held on Sunday March 31st, 2019 at 1pm at Sinni’s Pub on 6 Chase Avenue in Dudley. Doors open at 12:30pm.  For additional information or questions email OWPiratesRegistrar@gmail.com

Apr
6
Sat
Easter Egg Hunt @ Memorial Beach
Apr 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Join the Webster Arts/Recreation Committee for a morning of finding Easter eggs on Saturday, April 6th.  There will be fun for  3 age groups: 1-4, 5-8 and 9+.  The groups will get together at 9:30 am with hunt to follow.  For more information e-mail recreation@webster-ma.gov

Apr
27
Sat
Earth Day Cleanup @ Town of Webster
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the Webster Arts/Recreation Committee to help clean up the town on Earth Day, Saturday, April 27th beginning at 8am. Meet at town hall for supplies and then head out to different areas to pick up trash. A pizza party to follow at town hall at noon.  A list of areas for you to choose from will be provided, or you can claim your spot by emailing your desired location to recreation@webster-ma.gov

Youth Football & Cheer 2019 Registration @ Oxford Community Center
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Oxford-Webster Youth Football & Cheer 2019 Registration, Welcoming Boys & Girls Aged K to 8th Grade from Oxford, Webster, Douglas, and Thompson.

March 23rd 9-11:30am
April 27th 9-11:30am

Oxford Community Center
4 Maple Rd
Oxford, MA 01540

Take Advantage of Early Registration Fees!
(Rates increase by $25.00 on May 1st 2019)

Cheer – Ages 5 – 14 born between July 31st 2004 – July 30th 2014 $125.00
Flex Football – Grades K – 1st $100.00
Tackle Football – Ages 7 – 13 born between July 31st 2005 – July 30th 2012 $125.00

Custom jersey included with Tackle Football registration!

**Online registration available at www.OxfordWebsterPirates.com**
**Registration in advance online will save time on registration day**

Payments by Cash, Check, Venmo or Credit Card