The McTeggart's Take the Stage Next for the Horn Pond Summer Concert Series

The McTeggart’s are scheduled to play this Friday, August 1 at Horn Pond. This concert will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Ice House Park section of Horn Pond, near the intersection of Beacon St. and Sturgis St. In the event of inclement weather, the rain date for this concert will be Thursday, August 7. The McTeggart’s concert is being sponsored by McCue Garden Center. McCue’s will again be generously providing free steamed corn on the cob for all concert attendees.

The McTeggart's are Jimmy Byrne and Mike O'Brien. Jimmy hails from Cork and Mike hails from Dublin. Together, their dulcet tones and superb musicianship make for one of the most sought after folk Irish bands in America and abroad.

Horn Pond Summer Concert Series Schedule Announced

The Concert Series Committee is proud to announce the lineup for the 2014 Horn Pond Summer Concert Series! Thanks to our local sponsors, McCue Garden Center, Michael de la Maza, Jump On In, and Colonial Package Stores, Inc., this concert series is free to the residents of Woburn and surrounding towns. Click here for more information and full schedule.

SCI is Hiring!

SCI is partnering with the Healthy Chelsea Coalition to adapt the SCI web portal tool to help people in Chelsea to eat healthy foods and be physically active as a regular part of everyday life. SCI and the Healthy Chelsea Coalition seek an energetic candidate who will be the primary point-person to create content for Chelsea’s portal, and be recognized throughout the community as the specialist who serves as the “hub” of information about current community resources for healthy living. The successful applicant will need to be able to speak and write in Spanish and English.

Applications for the position are due by August 4, 2014. This position is funded by a grant from the Cabot Charitable Trust.To learn more about the position and to download the job description, please click here.

Free Yoga Classes at Horn Pond

Katherine Cota MacDonald, is teaching a free Yoga class from 7:30 to 8:30 on Tuesday nights at the lower level of Lynch Park at Horn Pond until the end of the summer. Lynch Park is located across from the end of Hudson Street. This class has been approved by the Woburn Recreation Department and provides a very relaxing location that may include a beautiful sunset.

Please bring your own mat and parking can be found either along Arlington Road or or in the parking area at the Clapp School. You can keep up to date with Katherine's class on her facebook page:

Friends of Veterans Corn Hole Tournment

The Friends of Woburn Veterans will be hosting a Corn Hole Tournment on Sunday, July 27 from 1-6 pm at The Sons of Italy, located at 168 Lexington Street in Woburn. 100% of all funds raised will go to Veterans projects in Woburn, including the next scheduled restoration project of the USS Maine Cowl, located at Woburn Common.

Summer Activites at the YMCA

This Summer the YMCA has an abundance of fun summer programs for kids of all ages. This is a great way to get your kids out of the house, playing in the summer sun and meeting some new friends. The Y is offering sports classes, swim lessons and camp.

Swim Lessons at the YMCA

The YMCA is offering swimming lessons all summer long. This program is for preschool and elementary school aged children who need to grow and learn the safety of swimming. The staff at the YMCA will teach your child supportive strokes and enable your child to live a healthier and safer life. You can register today at the Welcome Center, call (781) 305-2912 or contact  

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