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Kayaks on the water
Boating in Boston will be hosting several kayak rental events at Horn Pond in upcoming weekends. If you're at the pond, look for the rental service at the boat ramp by the Sturgis Street lot.
The final concert in the 2017 Horn Pond Summer Concert Series will be held this Friday, August 11, from 6 to 8 p.m.The series finale will feature the Mike Moore and Steve Kelly, joined by members of the Mike Moore Band. This concert is sponsored by Lamacchia Realty, Inc. The concert will take place in the flat grassy area known as Ice House Park, by the Sturgis St. end of the pond.
 
Mike Moore and Steve Kelly have been performing together for many years, singing chart-topping, toe-tapping hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s and beyond. Their music includes cover songs from rock, alternative and pop genres. Bring a lawn chair and come to enjoy this summer tradition with family and friends.
 
Flier for 15th Annual Native American Pow Wow

This weekend, WREN presents Woburn's 15th Annual Native American Pow Wow! Saturday and Sunday (July 29 and 30), come down to Berry Meadow at Altavesta School, Route 38 in N. Woburn MA. A public welcome will last from 10am to 5pm and the grand entry will be 12pm. 

The ceremony will include traditional Native American drumming, singing, dancing, story-telling and a sacred fire ceremony. Along with that, there will be traditional arts & crafts and a Native American food booth.

Photo of Boston Rovers

Join us on Friday, July 28 from 6-8pm for our fourth Horn Pond Summer Concert featuring the Irish band, Boston Rovers! The concert will take place on Sturgis St., alongside Horn Pond, on the flat grassy area known as Ice House Park. This concert is sponsored by McCue Garden Center, who will be serving up some grilled sweet corn for free!

Bring your family, friends and lawn chairs to Ice House Park to enjoy an amazing Irish trio! Boston Rovers will be performing traditional Irish music as well as some sea shanties and dance tunes. Rain date: FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 6-8pm!

Photo of Amelia Walters

Meet SCI's newest staff member, Amelia Walters! She will be taking on the role of SCI AmeriCorps Program Manager for the upcoming year. Amelia graduated from Franklin Pierce University with a Bachelor's degree in Biology and a minor in Environmental Science. Throughout her college career she discovered many service opportunities, including coordinating two Alternative Spring Break trips to conduct projects with Habitat for Humanity. She met many AmeriCorps members along the way and knew that's what she wanted to do once she graduated.

As the SCI AmeriCorps Program Manager, Amelia will recruit AmeriCorps members to serve at SCI's partner sites across Eastern Massachusetts. Not only will she recruit and place these members, but also supervise and train them throughout their ten months of service. This includes connecting members to different organizations and individuals, as well as helping them to advance their careers.

Vintage baseball tournament logo

Join the City of Woburn on Saturday, July 22 to kick off a great day of family, fun and baseball! The day will begin at 10am at Liberty Park (32 Harrison Ave., Woburn MA), starting off with the Red Sox Showcase. This is a free Fenway Park and Red Sox baseball interactive experience - it lets kids and families get into the game with batting cages, a Red Sox virtual reality experience and more! 

At noon, an "1867 rematch" of two top-notch area semi-professional vintage league baseball teams will begin (Mishawum vs. Websters). The winner of the rematch will play a team of local celebrities including Mayor Scott Galvin, former New England Patriot Garin Veris, State Representative James Dwyer & more!

Photo of MaryBeth Linehan Maes

Mark your calendars! The Horn Pond Summer Concert Series will hold its third concert on Friday, July 14 from 6 to 8pm at Horn Pond, featuring MaryBeth Maes! The concert will take place at Ice House Park, along the flat, grassy area on Sturgis Street. This concert is sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Woburn.

MaryBeth Maes has been performing in New England for over 20 years! Her concert will be kid-focused and include lots of dancing, bubbles and interactive instrument playing. It will be a great time for the whole family, as MaryBeth is always sure to include some tunes that the adults will enjoy.