Janis Bresnahan race: Please see separate story.

Indoor yard sale, bake sale and luncheon

Household items, clothing, toys, baby items, books, homemade baked goods and more, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Federated Church of Ayer. Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Menu: Hamburger, cheeseburger or hot dog, chips, pickles, soda or water.

Rib Fest

Are you a fan of slow smoked BBQ pork ribs, cornbread and baked beans? The Ayer Gun and Sportsman's club is hosting an All-you-can-eat Ribfest on Saturday, May 18, starting at 5 p.m. Tickets for the event are just $10, and availability is limited. For information regarding the aforementioned events give the Ayer Gun and Sportsman's club a call at 978-772-9748. The club is located at 255 Snake Hill Road.


Well adult clinics

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Ayer Board of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held free of charge for the general public:

Friday, May 17, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Senior Center, 18 Pond St., Ayer. No appointment is necessary.

Friday, May 17, 24 and 31 at the Town Nurses office, 51 Cambridge St., Ayer, by appointment only.

Drop in for blood sugar, blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teaching.

For further information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 333.

Page Hilltop School PTO

Second Annual Tee-Off for Technology Golf Tournament

June 24,8:30 a.


m.; registration starts at 7:30 a.m., at Townsend Ridge Country Club, 40 Scales Road, Townsend.

Last year's tournament was loads of fun and raised $8000 to purchase new technology for Page Hilltop School. There are many ways to support this event: play in the tournament, sponsor the event and advertise your business, donate items to be raffled, or buy raffle tickets. All proceeds to benefit Page Hilltop s technology needs and our children.

For information, go to

Historical Society meets

Ayer Historical Society meets the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1 Main St. The Historical Society is in the foundation process and welcomes new visitors, members and fresh ideas. Please join us in preserving Ayer history and fundraising for the society.