WILMINGTON, MA — Below are 3 things to know in Wilmington on Wednesday, August 19, 2020:
#1) Non-Political Event To Show Support For Police Officers At Rotary Park
Wilmington residents will have another opportunity to show their support for the police at the “Blue Hour” event on Wednesday, August 19, 2020, from 7:30pm to 8:30pm, at Rotary Park, across from the Wilmington Public Safety Building.
The organizer, a Wilmington resident with ties to the policing community, has organized the event to allow residents to show support for law enforcement.
“Wear blue, bring a positive sign, and bring a flashlight. After sunset, we’ll light up the night in honor of all our hardworking police officers,” reads the announcement. “Remember to wear a mask and please practice social distancing.”
The organizer wants to make it clear that this event is NOT a political rally or protest, but rather an opportunity for families and individuals to unite in support of police officers. All are welcome.
Join the event’s Facebook page for updates leading up to the event.
#2) Tin Can Vase Craft At Wilmington Library
The Wilmington Memorial Library is holding a Tin Can Vase Craft at 10am outside the library. Does your home need a little sprucing up? Take this opportunity to create a beautiful vase from a tin can then fill it with beautiful flower made from recycled magazines. Truly trash to treasure! Led by Marianne Snow, Creator and Facilitator of Mindful Crafting. All supplies provided. This event will be held outside in the lower parking lot weather permitting. Social distancing will be in effect- with each participant assigned to their own card table. Masks are required. This program is part of the Wilmington Earth Year Series funded by the Friends 2019 Annual Appeal. Register HERE.
#3) WCTV Looking For Local Artists For Secret Project
Message WCTV’s Facebook page for info.
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