Entries by pollymeyer

ART for ALL’s Feed the Spirit Fundraiser

Make greeting cards for ART for ALL’s Feed the Spirit fundraiser! Making, sending and receiving greeting cards; what a great way to keep our spirits up during a pandemic winter! Plus, with the cards we raise funds for the Art Activity Kits for the guests of the local food pantry, and the people of Minute […]

Halloween during a Pandemic

Don’t be spooked – you can still find safe and fun ways to celebrate Halloween this year. Here are some suggestion and guidelines…. TOWN OF CONCORD HALLOWEEN ADVISORY The Concord Town Manager and Board of Health have received inquiries regarding Halloween events and safety during COVID-19.   In an effort to create a safe holiday, […]


Voters in Massachusetts will head to the polls Tuesday, Nov. 3, for the 2020 general election but you can vote in person starting at noon on Saturday, October 17th. VOTING IN PERSON BEFORE ELECTION DAY COVID-19 Protocols Please wear a mask! Observe Social Distancing Early Voting at the Town House begins on Saturday, October 17th […]

Weekend Day Trip: Flying Horse Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit at Pingree School in Hamilton

  The 11th Annual Flying Horse Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit Art at a (Social) Distance Pingree School, South Hamilton, MA September 5–November 29, 2020      Outside allows us to observe social distancing advisories while offering a delightful opportunity for viewers to enjoy a walk among 50 beautiful pieces of art set amidst the 100-acre campus […]

Weekend Outing Ideas

ROCKPORT, MA In just one hour you can get to the charming coastal town of Rockport, Massachusetts where you’ll find scenic views, delightful shops and an abundance of fabulous galleries. Wear comfortable shoes so you can walk along rocks on the jetty or take steps down to the beach.   Work up an appetite and […]

Apple Picking Season is here!

Within just 30 minutes from Concord you can find a variety of orchards and all sorts of options for apple picking, cider donuts, farm stands and pumpkin patches.          Many offer hayrides, mazes, farm animals, pumpkin patches and stores stocked with variety of seasonal merchandise and delicious fresh cider donuts, pies, fruit […]

Concord’s Climate Preparedness Week

Climate Preparedness Week begins September 23! Concord recognizes September 23-30, 2020 as “Climate Preparedness Week” Concord has committed to taking action on climate by reducing our greenhouse gas emissions 80% by 2050 and preparing to be resilient to the changes to our climate that we are already experiencing, including extreme heat, extreme precipitation, intense storms, […]