TOWNSEND -- It's William E. May Endowment Award nomination time!

Peter Buxton, President of the Friends of the Townsend Seniors and Susan Gerken of the William E May Endowment Fund Award Committee are encouraging people to nominate an outstanding individual or individuals in the Townsend community for this year's 2017 honoree.

The annual William E. May Endowment Award Dinner in October will recognize and honor a person or persons for their commitment and unselfish acts of kindness to the well-being and quality of life for the residents of Townsend.

Townsend has many people who have demonstrated through actions and deeds, a keen interest in the affairs and needs of Townsend's seniors and all the Townsend community. If someone was nominated in the past and not selected, please consider re-nominating that person.

Nomination forms are available at the Senior Center and at the Town Clerk's office. Nominations are due by Friday, June 2. For more information please call the Townsend Senior Center, 978-597-1710.