The following article was written by Michele Taranto.
Ollson Park clean up at McCarthy Track: Grab the family and help out Chelmsford neighbors with a cleaning up the McCarthy School Park, Saturday, August 24, 9 a.m. The park will look great for the beginning of the school year! Just 2-3 hours is all it takes to make a difference. This is a great resource for community service hours! Have fun, clean up the park and meet a whole bunch of new people.
Book Drop Off: take this opportunity to clean out the bookcases and make room for more great literary stories. Saturday, August 24, is the last weekend day to drop off books before the Annual Giant Book Sale that will be held, September 20-22. Bring all hardcovers, paperbacks, CDs and DVDs to the Dutton House, adjacent to the Adams Library, 23 Boston Rd. There will be one more drop-off on Wednesday, August 28, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.
Chelmsford Country Club Discount: If you sign up for an American Lung Association Golf Privilege Card at Chelmsford Country Club at 50 percent off when you purchase the Gold Privilege Card, you get the following:
- Free or reduced greens fees.
- A great gift for yourself, family, friends, and colleagues.
- Opportunity to try new courses at a considerable savings.
- Valuable driving range discounts.
The American Lung Association of the Northeast has a gift for golfers of all ages, the Southern New England Golf Privilege Card. The Golf Privilege Card gives members golf discounts at some of the best golf courses that the Northeast has to offer. Use the discount code FINAL at checkout for 50% off the purchase price at www.sterlinggolf.com/chelmsford.
Learn all About Animals: the Chelmsford Center for the Arts is hosting a great exhibition entitled, "Animals in Art," which ends Sunday, August 25. From wild and wooly to cuddly and cute, 12 artists present their views in a variety of media, including collage. The Gallery is open Sundays 2-4 p.m. and is located at 1A North Rd. For more information, call (978) 250-3780 or log on to the website at www.chelmsfordcenterforthearts.org/.
Children's Sunday Afternoon Programs: the Chelmsford Community Center holds great activities for children 7 years up with a parent on Sundays, at 3 p.m. Cost is $15 per child, parents and grandparents, FREE! Sign up for 4 workshops and get the 5th one free. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org.