WILMINGTON, MA — Below is a round-up of what’s going on in Wilmington on Monday, September 17, 2018:
Weather: Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Municipal Meetings: The Wilmington School Committee’s Auditorium Naming Committee will meet at 10am in the High School’s Principal’s Conference Room. Read the agenda HERE. … The Wilmington Board of Library Trustees meets at 7pm in the Library’s Banda Room. Read the agenda HERE.
In The Community: The Wilmington Substance Abuse Coalition is holding its 3rd Annual Candlelight Vigil at 7pm on the Wilmington Town Common. The vigil gives residents of Wilmington and surrounding communities an opportunity to remember those they have lost to the disease of addiction and to come together to reduce the stigma associated with addiction.
This night of healing and hope will include:
- Associate Pastor Kim Gold from the Wilmington United Methodist Church will lead participants in a prayer
- The Wilmington Police Department will be on hand with information
- Individuals in recovery will speak about their story & share experiences
- Community resource table showing substance abuse organizations in the area
- Live Music by Vin Colella, John Murphy, Mary Giroux, Devin Giroux, Emily Strong, Renee Marcou
- Slideshow in honor of our lost loved ones
- Lights illuminated in purple by donation of Wilmington Sons of Italy
- Flowers donated by Floral Dreams
At The Library: Little Movers at 10am. Networkers: Ask A Career Counselor at 10am. [Learn more and register HERE.]
At The Senior Center: Blood Pressure at 9am. SBF Exercise at 9:45am. Caregivers Support Group at 10:30am. Special Exercise at 11am. Wii Bowling at 12:30pm. Quilting at 1pm. [Learn more HERE.]
(NOTE: What did I miss? Let me know by commenting below, commenting on the Facebook page, or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. I may be able to update this post.)
Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email email@example.com.