5 Things January 10 in Easton: School on Wheels Looks for Tutors

A look at what is happening around the Shovel Town.

1. Art Adventures at the Children's Museum

Come by The Children’s Museum in Easton every Thursday from 9:30 am to 11 am to enjoy the Art Adventures program! Children will be able to explore various art mediums as they are introduced to the colorful and creative world of art. They will become young artists as the learn how to make their own special masterpieces that they can take home! Art Adventures does not require registration and is free with paid admission to the museum.

There will be no class on February 21, 2012 due to school vacation.

2. Housing Authority, BOS Candidates Pulls Papers

Thomas Downey of 37 Day Street pulled papers to run for re-election for a five year position on the Housing Authority.

On Wednesday and Thursday last week, Dorothy Fulginiti and Daniel Smith both pulled nomination papers for a three-year position on the Board of Selectmen.

We'll be sure to keep you updated on whether or not others are thinking of throwing their hats in the ring.

3. School on Wheels Looks for Tutors

Can you spare a couple of hours a week to tutor a child experiencing homelessness?

School on Wheels of Massachusetts (SOWMA) is seeking one-on-one tutors/mentors and positive adult role models for children impacted by homelessness in Brockton,
Middleboro, New Bedford, Norwell, and Stoughton. No prior experience is needed. A three-month commitment is requested.

Every SOWMA tutor is required to attend at least one orientation session to receive training in effective tutoring strategies. The next tutor training sessions will be held at
SOWMA’s office, 790 West Chestnut Street, Brockton, MA on the following dates and times:

  • Thursday, January 10, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
  • Saturday, January 12, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

 4. Thursday Night Karaoke at Hibernia

Come on out and enjoy a fun night of Karaoke in Hibernia's spacious dining room! Surrounded by flat screen monitors, the lyrics are available from almost any angle. Grab a wireless mic and strut your stuff, or just sit back, unwind with a cold drink and request your favorite song.

5. Easton Town Planner Introduces Himself

Gary Anderson, who was recently hired as Easton's new Town Planner, is blogging on Patch. Click here to hear what he has to say.


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