Friday, June 1
Men’s Group: 10:30 a.m., Pepperell Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road; Guest speaker Matthew Walsh, water department superintendent. Free and open to all.
Saturday, June 2
Kick-A-Thon: All day, Luth’s Family Karate, Lomar Park (Route 111); Fund-raiser for Loaves & Fishes, taking pledges for Pan-Mass Challenge bike ride and blood drive for MGH. Call (978) 433-8620.
Monday, June 4
Lions Golf: 9 a.m. Westminster Country Club, Westminster, Mass.; Pepperell Lions Club eighth annual Ray Blood Memorial Golf Tournament, $110 per golfer. Call Richard at (978) 433-6529 or (978) 433-8563.
Recreation Commission: 7 p.m. Town Hall.
Tuesday, June 5
Conservation Commission: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Wednesday, June 6
Council on Aging: 3 p.m. meeting, Pepperell Senior Center.
Thursday, June 7
Pen Pal tea: 2 p.m., Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road; Season-ending tea hosted by Varnum Brook student “pen pals” with a traditional game. Call the center at (978) 433-0326 for more information.
DPW Board: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Friday, June 8
Donations: 10:30 a.m., Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road; Items accepted for yard sale on Saturday. No big or heavy items, please.
Men’s Group: 10:30 a.m., Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road; Ice cream social sponsored by Harborside Healthcare of Milford, N.H. Free and open to all.
Saturday, June 9
Yard sale: 8:30 a.m., Senior Center, 37 Nashua Road; Annual yard sale sponsored by Friends of the Pepperell Seniors. Sale runs until 2 p.m.
Sunday, June 10
Open house: 1-4 p.m., District Schoolhouse No. 3, Shattuck and West streets; Free tours of schoolhouse built in 1844, sponsored by Pepperell Historical Society. Visit www.pepperellhistory.org.
Tickets to the annual June calendar raffle, with daily prizes, are available for $10 each at Donelan’s, Simard’s Laundromat, Tick’s Boutique or at the town clerk’s office in Town Hall. Proceeds benefit the Fourth of July Committee, with prizes donated by area businesses. For more information visit www.Pepperell4thofJulyCommittee.org.
Seniors in June
June is a busy month at the Pepperell Senior Center.
The annual barbecue, sponsored by the Montachusett Opportunity Council, will take place Wednesday, June 20, but tickets should be purchased by the previous Wednesday, June 13, so enough food can be purchased. Tickets are $4.50 each and available at the Senior Center.
A jewelry-making class by Carol Smulligan will be offered June 19 at 1 p.m., for a donation of $2 per piece.
Croquet is a summer sport for those who prefer light exercise, but if that doesn’t sound good then how about horseshoes? Both games are available at the Senior Center, with croquet on tap for Thursday, June 21 at 12:30 p.m. and horseshoes are available any time.
A strawberry shortcake social will be held Friday, June 15 at 1 p.m. for a requested $1 donation.
A representative from the Registry of Motor Vehicles will visit on Friday, June 22, to talk about “Safe Driving for Elders.” The day will start off with the monthly breakfast, beginning at 9 a.m. for a $2 donation, followed by the guest speaker.
All are welcome to attend.