Category Archives: Things To Do

Youth Swimming Lessons in the area

Two young girls having fun in swimming lessons.

Summer is right around the corner and that means fun in the sun… and swimming. Looking to involve your child in formal swimming lessons? Here are links to Central MA cities and towns that offer swimming lessons. Leominster, MA- offered by … Continue reading

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Leominster Recreation – Day Trips

Baltimore Oroles in a May 8, 2005 photo agains...

  These day trips are offered by Celebration Tours for local recreation departments. Call the Leominster Recreation Department for more info: 978-534-7529. From the Leominster Rec Spring/Summer brochure: May 21 – 23 Red Sox/Orioles in Baltimore - Seating for two games at … Continue reading

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April is National Garden Month – going small

Partial view of container garden in Park Seed ...

This is such a great time of the year. The gardens are waking up, homes show better, and people are in better spirits. April is National Garden Month. Even if you live in an apartment or own a small lot, … Continue reading

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Historic Properties to see in Central Mass

Fruitlands Museum, Harvard, Massachusetts, USA...

We are lucky to live in an area so steeped with history. Every city and town in our area has homes of historic interest, and some of these are available to tour. Here is a brief list of places to … Continue reading

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Cinco De Mayo things to do

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Cinco de Mayo is not that far off. A little history, courtesy of Wikipedia: Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a celebration held on May 5. It is celebrated nationwide in the United States and regionally in … Continue reading

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Leominster MA – Pool on Viscoloid Ave.

swimming pool

Pool hours and information from the Leominster Department of Recreation: We are very excited and enthusiastic to announce that we will continue running the pool located at 111 Viscoloid Ave in Leominster, MA in conjunction with the Department of Conservation … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events – Leominster Recreation Department

Fireworks display

Here are a few highlights of summer events sponsored by the Leominster Recreation Department: EDIBLE PERENNIAL GARDENING AND LANDSCAPING with Naturalist and Landscaper, John Root- Learn how to establish and maintain a variety of perennials, including trees, shrubs, vines, canes and … Continue reading

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May Day in Central MA

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May Day – May 1st – is a day steeped with tradition. I can remember making May baskets and leaving them on the doorsteps of neighbors, then ringing the doorbell and running. From Wikipedia: The day was a traditional summer … Continue reading

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Food Truck Festivals

I am happy to say that food trucks are making a resurgence. No longer just found on city streets vending hotdogs and other assorted street meats, there are specialty trucks such as  Roxy’s Grilled Cheese. We are excited that there … Continue reading

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Freecycle in Leominster

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Moving, de-cluttering, or otherwise keeping your neighbors from suggesting a guest spot on Hoarders for you? Freecycle is a great idea. From their site: Welcome! The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,035 groups with 8,917,299 members around the world. … Continue reading

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