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

School Committee Meeting Monday

Foxborough School CommitteeThe Foxborough School Committee will meet Monday, February 23rd at 7pm in the Foxborough High School Media Center.  FCA will air the meeting live on the Education Channel (Comcast 12/Verizon 37) and online at http://www.fcatv.org/live

Foxborough School Committee Meetings replay on the Education Channel (Comcast 12/Verizon 37) during the following times:

Fridays at noon
Saturdays at 7pm
Sundays at 12pm & 7pm

Residents can also watch previous meetings online by browsing through the  FCA video directory. Continue reading School Committee Meeting Monday

Nursing Home and Rest Home Ombudsmen Sought

HESSCO LogoHESSCO Elder Services in Sharon is currently seeking volunteers to serve as Long-Term Care Ombudsmen.

Funded through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs and HESSCO, the Ombudsman Program is designed to provide advocates for quality care in nursing and rest homes. Ombudsmen work to protect residents’ rights, advocate for positive changes to the long-term care system, and serve as a voice for nursing and rest home residents. The Ombudsman Program operates state-wide, but HESSCO volunteers serve in facilities in South Norfolk County: Canton, Dedham, Foxboro, Medfield, Millis, Norfolk, Norwood, Plainville, Sharon, Walpole, Westwood and Wrentham.

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Town of Foxborough Notices Ahead of Winter Storm

  • Foxborough Town SealAll Town Emergency Plans are ready to go (If needed).
  • Prepare your homes to be shelter in place for the next 48 hours.
  • Monitor the snow loads and ice dams on your roofs, as well as on your decks:
    • Safely remove any large amounts of snow from your roofs today if possible. Please use proper safety procedures when doing so
    • Call the Building Inspector’s office if guidance is needed 508-543-1206
  • During the snow storm Please stay off the roads so the plow operators can do their jobs clearing the roads.
  • There is a Parking Ban on the roads throughout the town for Saturday 6:00pm to Sunday 6:00pm.
  • Please do not put your snow in the street – this will help to keep everyone safe
  • Neighbors please check on Neighbors to ensure safety
  • Please clear around your hydrant if you are able, but do so carefully being mindful of traffic that may not be able to see you
  • Please check that your outside heating ventilation is uncovered to avoid inadvertent carbon poisoning
  • Use common sense and be safe

Annual Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast

The Annual Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast will be held Sunday, March 15, from 7:30 – 11:30 am in the Ahern School Cafeteria. Great raffle baskets and items will be up for grabs.

Tickets are $5 per person, all you can eat, kids under 5 are free. Tickets are available at the door or from any Cub or Boy Scout in Foxboro. Please support Foxboro Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts and enjoy a breakfast of pancakes, bacon, sausage, orange juice, milk, coffee or tea.

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