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LWN Adult Clothing Swap
October 21, 2017 – 11:05 am | No Comment

Come to the Adult Clothing Swap!

When: Saturday, October 21, 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Where: Maud Morgan Arts, 20A Sacramento Street, Cambridge
Contact: Diane Martin, LWN Coordinator at dmartin@agassiz.org or Terry DeLancey at tdelancey@agassiz.org
Suggested Donation: $5, proceeds benefit the Living Well Network

Get ready for our fabulous Living Well Network Sentimental Swap, where we arrive with things we no longer want and leave with things we do! Save your:

  • Gently used clothing
  • Selected jewelry
  • Fine accessories (handbags, scarves, ties, belts, etc.)
  • Small trinkets, collectibles, and household items

Everything must be clean and without stains, rips, or needing repair. Bring a bag, refill it with things you want and take it home! NO DROP-OFFS OR ELECTRONICS. You must be present to participate.

Help us make this fun event a success by telling your friends and family. Send the flyer to your people and ask your neighborhood business to post one. Click here to download.

What is Probate?
October 19, 2017 – 3:27 pm | No Comment

According to Nolo, “probate is a legal process that takes place after someone dies. It includes proving in court that a deceased person’s will is valid (usually a routine matter) and identifying and inventorying the …

The Importance of Nature for Older Folks
October 19, 2017 – 2:44 pm | No Comment
The Importance of Nature for Older Folks

Access to nature through parks, gardens, reserves and other natural settings benefits the aging population according to a 2016 research brief. Spending time outside improves both physical and mental health.
Click here to read about “The …

Reminder & Schedule: City Council Candidates’ Forum – Oct. 18, 6:30 PM
October 16, 2017 – 1:46 pm | No Comment
Reminder & Schedule: City Council Candidates’ Forum – Oct. 18, 6:30 PM

City Council Candidates Forum
Wednesday, October 18
Lesley University Amphitheater
1815 Massachusetts Avenue
The doors will open at 6:15. Formal introductions start at 6:45. The three panels will begin at 7:00, 7:45, and 8:25.
The auditorium is on the second …

What’s Happening at ‘Bence Pharmacy’ Site, Mass. Ave. & Everett
October 12, 2017 – 4:54 pm | No Comment
What’s Happening at ‘Bence Pharmacy’ Site, Mass. Ave. & Everett

The photo essay below is by Stephen Diamond and chronicles changes at 1607-1615 Mass. Ave., corner of Mass. Ave. & Everett St., sometimes called the “Bence Pharmacy” site by long-time Agassiz residents. The site, owned …