Upcoming Special Events
in Shirley, Massachusetts

Listing is updated most Saturdays at the Shirley Historical Society Museum
Please contact us to have your event added to the list - mail@shirleyhistory.org

See also the CELEBRATE SHIRLEY website - http://www.eventkeeper.com/mars/xpages/S/SCF/ek.cfm?curOrg=SCF

The Shirley Historical Society Museum is Open most Mondays and Saturdays
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for visitors, researchers, and volunteers.
Also open many Thursday mornings and other times by appointment or by chance.
Call ahead if you want to be sure.

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SPECIAL SHIRLEY EVENTS IN 2019
 
Thursday October 10th - 3:30 - 6:30 pm -The last Farmer's Market of the season on the town green in front of the Police Station, vendors sell fruit, vegetables, baked goods, honey, crafts, town souvenirs and more.

Sunday October 13th - 3:00 pm - Flute Trio Concert at Trinity Chapel, Free 

Monday October 14th 2:00 - 4:00 pm Fredonian Park Anniversary To be held at Fredonian Park.
With the cooperation of the Conservation Commission, the Historical Society will explain the history and the future of the area and have a band concert in the gazebo. Bring lawn chairs and picnics  and enjoy yourselves. www.shirleyhistory.org

Saturday October 19th 11:00 am - Civil War Soldier Gravestone Re-dedication  Shirley Village Cemetery

Sunday, October 20th - Guided Tour of Shirley Shaker Village Site. $15 Reservations must be made and paid for in advance. www.shirleyhistory.org.

Sunday October 20th - 4:00 pm at the Meetinghouse - Tell Me a Story, Sing Me a Song - concert by Ensemble Lyrae with guest artist Naoko Suguyama  events@shirleymeetinghouse.org 

Saturday October 26th - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm - Recycle Your Re-Usables at Bemis Company parking lot.
See 
recycleyourreusables.wordpress.com
For more information, contact the Ayer Recycling Committee at ayerrecycles@gmail.com or 978-496-5839.

Saturday October 26th - 1:00 - 3:00 pm High Tea at Trinity Chapel $15 ticket must be bought in advance. Phone 978-425-9041

Saturday October 26th  6:00 - 9:00 pm Halloween Party and Ghost Walk at Center Town Hall holly@shirleymeetinghouse.org

Friday November 1st - 7:30 pm at Ayer Shirley Middle School - ShirleyArts! presents The Wizard of Oz - General Admission Early Bird tickets for $15 available at Hazen Library or mktix.com. Tickets at the door are $18. www.shirleyarts.org

Saturday November 2nd - 9:30 -2:00 Holiday Crafts Fair and Cookie Sale at Hazen Library

Saturday November 2nd - 7:30 pm at Ayer Shirley Middle School - ShirleyArts! presents The Wizard of Oz - General Admission Early Bird tickets for $15 available at Hazen Library or mktix.com. Tickets at the door are $18. www.shirleyarts.org

Sunday November 3rd - 2:30 pm at Ayer Shirley Middle School - ShirleyArts! presents The Wizard of Oz - General Admission Early Bird tickets for $15 available at Hazen Library or mktix.com. Tickets at the door are $18. www.shirleyarts.org

Saturday, November 9th 6:00 pm  Pot Luck Supper and Historical Society Annual Meeting at Center Town Hall followed at 7:30 by program at Meetinghouse describing recent renovations. www.shirleyhistory.org

Monday, November 18th - 7:00 pm - Special Town Meeting at Ayer Shirley Middle School

Sunday November 24th - 4:00 - 6:00 pm Town Tree Lighting Festivities at Whiteley Park with music, marshmallows, hot chocolate, and Santa arriving on a fire engine.

Tuesday November 26th - Pie Sale to benefit Shirley Seniors at St. Anthony's Hall.

Tuesday November 26th - Town Thanksgiving Service - Details TBA

Saturday November 30th - Christmas Bazaar at St. Anthony's Parish Hall

Saturday December 7th - Christmas Fair at Trinity Chapel

Sunday December 8th - Candlelight Vespers at the Meetinghouse  holly@shirleymeetinghouse.org

Saturday December 14th - 2:00 pm - Community Christmas Concert at ASMS $10 admission benefits Shirley Friendship Fund and Loaves and Fishes. Go to mail@shirleyarts.org with questions.

Saturday December 14th - 7:00 pm A Christmas Carol - at the Meetinghouse.

 


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