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CALENDAR

MONDAY, SEPT. 6

Labor Day holiday

TUESDAY, SEPT. 7

Town Center Sewer Building Committee: 7:30 p.m., Hildreth House

THURSDAY, SEPT. 9

Harvard Republican Town Committee: 7:30 p.m., Old Library

SATURDAY, SEPT. 11

Harvard Firefighters 1st annual Ken Harrod Memorial Bike Ride: Please see below for details.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 12

Run for the Hills 5K Trail Run: 2 p.m. at McCurdy Track, 34 Lancaster Road, Harvard. Register at www.runforthehills.org. Runners and walkers are welcome. Sponsored by the Harvard Conservation Trust, in cooperation with the Harvard Road Race Association.

BRIEFS

Seniors wish list

If you can donate any of the following items, it will help us stretch our budget dollars further:

Dell printer ink cartridges (Black J5566 or Color J5567), 8 1/2 x 11 reams of paper, stamps, sympathy cards, paper cups, paper plates, plastic silverware, 8 1/2 x 11 ruled note pads, scrap pads, paper towels, Murphy Oil Soap, address labels (30 per sheet), 11 X 17 reams of paper for the newsletter, Clorox wipes, coffee, Ziplock bags, large garbage bags. Any help is appreciated! There is a donation box by the front door of Hildreth House for any contributions. — Harvard Council on Aging.

Senior Center dates

Mondays and Wednesdays, Aerobics 9-10 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall

Tuesdays and Thursdays: Tai chi 9-10 a.m. at the Fellowship Hall.

Tuesdays: Hildreth Café at noon at Hildreth House

Wednesdays: Men’s Club 8-9 a.m. at Hildreth House

Thursdays: Mixed Bridge 1 p.m. and Men Only at 7:45 p.m.

Thursdays: Brown-bag lunch at noon at Hildreth House

Fridays: Yoga 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the old library

Fridays: Computer drop-in 9:30 a.m.-noon at Hildreth House

SAVE THE DATE

Harvard Firefighters Inaugural

Ken Harrod Memorial Bike Ride

The Harvard Firefighters Association is holding a fundraiser bike ride on Saturday, Sept. 11, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The ride is a memorial event for Ken Harrod.

There are a 32-mile trek (two loops), a 16-mile loop, and a 2-mile ride for kids. Advance registration online is $25 (through Sept. 8) with discounts for families who sign up three or more riders. Day of registration is $30. All proceeds benefit the Harvard Firefighters Association. Food will be provided by the Harvard Lions, and there will be a silent auction.

Go to http://harvardfire.com/bikeride.

Harvard Fall Festival

The Lions Club will present its annual Harvard Fall Festival Sept. 17 through 19 at 150 Ayer Road.

Friday: Battle of the Bands, 5 to 10 p.m. Food and refreshments, $5 admission, free parking.

Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities for all ages including kids carnival and helicopter rides. $5 per person with free parking.

Saturday night: 5:30 to 10 p.m., concert, fireworks, People’s Choice BBQ, food court, craft fair, jousting. Adults $12, students $8. Pre-school children free, Free parking.

Well adult clinic

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Harvard Board of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 21 from 1-2 p.m. at Hildreth House, COA, 15 Elm St., Harvard. Drop in for blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teachings. No appointment is necessary. For further information, please contact Nashoba Nursing Service & Hospice at 978/425-6675 or 1-800-698-3307 or visit us at www.nashoba.org.