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Memorial Walk & 5K

“Giving Compassionate Care One Step at a Time”

Sunday April 26th, 2015

We are looking for your support during this event. Walkers, runners, and volunteers needed.

Old Colony Hospice will host the 17th Stepping Out for Old Colony Hospice Memorial Walk and 5K on Sunday April 26th at the Irish Cultural Center in Canton, MA. Check in starts at 11:30am and race/walk kicks off at 12:30pm. Activities include lunch, music, kid’s korner, raffles, and awards for race winners and top fundraisers.

Choose to walk or run our wide, flat and private 5K road race, or select our 2 mile wooded nature trail for a more scenic route. There is a $25 minimum donation per person required to participate, but children 15 and under are FREE!  Register before March 29th to get the free event t-shirt! The memorial walk and 5K is a wonderful opportunity to bring together family, friends and colleagues to honor and remember someone you hold dear in support of a great cause.

For more event information or to register, visit www.ochwalk5k.kintera.org. Questions call 781-318-7310 or email Andrea Larocquealarocque@oldcolonyhospice.com.

Figure Skating Show To Benefit Hockomock Area Ymca, Cradles To Crayons

Skate Show Patriot PlaceWinter Skate at Patriot Place presented by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care will host its third annual Finale on Ice figure skating show on Sunday, March 1, at 3 p.m. Finale on Ice will mark the end of the 2014-2015 skating season at Winter Skate. Admission is a donation to the Hockomock Area YMCA’s Reach Out for Youth & Families Campaign or a new or gently used coat benefiting Cradles to Crayons. One admission grants access for up to four people.

“While we could have done without the historic snowfall, we enjoyed another great season of Winter Skate at Patriot Place and we are excited to once again celebrate the end of the season by hosting many of New England’s premier figure skaters at our third annual Finale on Ice figure skating show,” said Patriot Place General Manager Brian Earley. “With proceeds benefiting two great community resources and charitable partners in the Hockomock Area YMCA and Cradles to Crayons, this is the perfect way to shake off the winter blues and enjoy the day with your families.”

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FCA Open House & Final Cut X Workshops Available

OPEN HOUSE & ORIENTATION
February 24th, 6:30PM
Find out what community television is all about and how you can get involved. In this hour long session participants will learn about the mission of FCA and steps to becoming a volunteer crew member or production.
Attendees will learn about the mission and history of FCA, steps to become a volunteer crew member, and how you can start your own show. This is one of the best ways to become involved with FCA.
INTRODUCTION TO FINAL CUT X
Learn the basics of Final Cut Pro X, Apple’s powerful and user-friendly video editing software. In this three-week workshop participants will learn everything you need to know to get started, including: importing, exporting, organizing and the basics of editing your footage.
This three week workshop is available free-of-charge to all Foxborough Residents. No previous experience is required.
Session 1 – March 3rd 6:30pm
Session 2 – March 10th 6:30pm
Session 3 – March 17th 6:30pm