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Join the Woburn Memorial High School (88 Montvale Ave.) for its 4th Annual Rock for a Reason Concert. Started by an SCI Youth Council mini-grant, these concerts, performed by high school bands, help raise money for important charities. 

This year's concert will raise funds for the American Cancer Society. The event will be held on Friday, April 26th from 6:30-9:00 p.m. Tickets are $7 for students and $9 for adults.

If you would like to purchase tickets, they are available at the high school in room E104 and also at the Kennedy and Joyce Middle School's main offices. Students may also purchase tickets during the X-Y and Z lunches.

For more information about this event, please call (781) 938-3838 or e-mail

Wondering what it would look like to see the Woburn Common lit up in purple? Find out on Thursday, April 18 at 7:45PM!

Woburn's 2013 Relay for Life celebration will be taking place exactly 1 month before the Relay for Life event. This celebration will include the lighting of the Common, goodie bags and a brief ceremony with a proclamation from Mayor Galvin.

You don't want to miss this! Join the event on Facebook too!

To learn more about Relay for Life, visit their website here.

Ralay for Life is a wonderful event that supports the fight against cancer.

4th Annual Rock for a Reason

Fri, 04/26/2013 - 6:30pm

Paint the Town Purple

Thu, 04/18/2013 - 7:45pm

Join the 2013 Relay for Life of Woburn celebration to support the fight against cancer!

This event will include lighting the Woburn Commons purple, goodie bags and a brief proclamation from Mayor Galvin.

For more information about this event, visit the Relay for Life of Woburn website or join the event page on Facebook.Nike Air Penny 3

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Preparations are underway for the annual Relay for Life event that takes place every May in Woburn.

To learn more about this event and the American Cancer Society, come to the Relay For Life Kick Off Event on Tuesday, January 29 at the St. Anthony's Club (1020 Main St., Woburn).

Beginning at 6:00pm, The Restaurant in Woburn will serve a delicious dinner for guests. At 6:30pm, the program will begin.

For those who have never been to the event, they will get the chance to learn about this great cause, and for those who have participated in the past, they will be able to sign up for the 2013 event and get some new fundraising ideas for this season!

To RSVP for the Kick Off Event on Facebook, click here.

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Relay for Life Kick Off Event

Tue, 01/29/2013 - 6:00pm

Come to the Relay for Life Kick Off Event and learn more about the American Cancer Society and this great cause!

The event will take place at St. Anthony's Club. Dinner, graciously provided by The Restaurant in Woburn, will be served at 6:00pm.

At 6:30, the program will begin. There will also be an opportunity to sign up for the 2013 event.

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Be A Part of Cancer Prevention, Join Study at the YMCA!

Wed, 10/24/2012 - 3:00pm
The American Cancer Society is sponsoring a cancer prevention study that will take place at the North Suburban YMCA and they are looking for volunteers to participate in this important research.