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Cancellations for Wednesday (Foxboro, MA)

The following cancellations have been announced for Wednesday, January 12, 2011.  To submit a cancellation call 508-543-4757

NO TRASH PICKUP WEDNESDAY - HOLIDAY SCHEDULE FOR REMAINDER OF WEEK

ST. MARK’S CHURCH - ALL WEDNESDAY ACTIVITES CANCELED

FOXBORO REGIONAL CHARTER SCHOOL - NO CLASSES WEDNESDAY

FOXBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS - NO CLASSES WEDNESDAY

BOYDEN LIBRARY - CLOSED WEDNESDAY

FOXBORO SENIOR CENTER CLOSED - CLOSED WEDNESDAY

FOXBOROUGH TOWN HALL – CLOSED WEDNESDAY

FOXBORO CABLE ACCESS – CLOSED WEDNESAY

BOYDEN LIBRARY – CLOSED WEDNESDAY

RECREATION DEPARTMENT – ALL ACTIVITES CANCELED

SUBMIT A CANCELLATION BY CALLING - 508-543-4757

Benefit Auction – November 6th

Control Room personnel at Foxboro Cable Access will be ready to beam the auction live to our faithful viewers. We will also post a live stream number so the auction can be viewed from anywhere

Once again, the work of legendary artist Homer White will be featured in the annual Foxboro Cable Access / Doolittle Home auction, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 6, as it has been since the fund-raising event was launched with the help of the Foxboro Jaycees seven years ago.

Another one-of-a-kind item will be a small hand-made quilt, suitable for hanging, that features nine images of familiar buildings around town reproduced on squares of cloth and shown into place by Dawn Pratt, daughter-in-law of Doolittle President Joanne Pratt. Shown are the Steamer Shed, Foxborough State Hospital, Town Hall, the Common, Foxborough Senior Center, Memorial Hall and Doolittle Home.

For anyone who knows a home handyman who also enjoys Chess, tthe auction could prove most interesting. Imagine a totally hand-crafted chess board in contrasting colors of wood with chessmen created in the form of various hand tools – a hammer, screwdriver, wrench, a drill, pliers and the like. It was created by a true craftsman, Kester Flagg, whose mother was a resident of Doolittle Home until she passed away earlier this month.

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