WILMINGTON, MA — Below are 5 things to know in Wilmington on Friday, November 20, 2020:
#1) Music Bingo At Wilmington KofC
Enjoy an evening of Music Bingo with Lisa Kapala at 7:30pm at the Wilmington Knights of Columbus Hall (112 Middlesex Avenue). There is no fee to play! 6 rounds of bingo! Prizes! The event is open to the public (21 and over). Use the building’s rear entrance and proceed down to the lounge. The lounge is smoke-free. The organizers are fun, friendly, and would love to have you! Masks and social distancing required.
#2) Holiday Sign Making Class At Town Hall
Register today to create your own holiday sign! This personalized sign would be a one-of-a-kind gift or the perfect addition to your holiday decorating. You might decide to create your own special recipe or set up a “Cocoa Station” this year!
The class will held on Friday, November 20, 2020, from 6pm to 8pm, in the Town Hall Auditorium. Cost of the class is $45 per participant. All materials will be provided. This class is open to adults.
To register, please visit https://www.wilmingtonma.gov/recreation and log into your account. You can also call the Rec. Office at 978-658-4270 to register or ask any questions. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm.
#3) Watch Wilmington’s Britney Mallenbranche In ‘The Totalitarians’
Bridgewater State University’s Department of Theater presents a dark political comedy, The Totalitarians, this November. Performances are exclusively online November 19, 2020 to November 22, 2020. Tickets for this raucous satire are available at www.BSUtix.com.
In a climate where politicians embrace their “truths” rather than actual facts, a celebrity roller derby champion/trophy wife may be the ideal candidate! Cast your vote for laughs as Penny Easter and her silver-tongued campaign manager Francine make a play for the Nebraska statehouse. Peter Sinn Nachtrieb’s biting satire is the perfect palate-cleanser for audiences who are tired of the “new normal” in modern politics!
This talented cast and company will safely stream the performance from all parts of the region: Britney Mallebranche (Wilmington, MA), Colin Lamusta (Lynnfield, MA), Dakota Lopes (Bourne, MA), Erin O’Donnell (Hull, MA) perform in the play; with director Miranda Giurleo (Burlington, MA), stage manager Angela Harrington & scenic designer Will Sexton (Kingston, MA), costume designer Erika Fay Greenwood (Cranston, RI), assistant stage manager Emily O’Donnell (Hull, MA), dramaturg Aya Khoury (Worcester, MA), and dramaturg Kyle Imbeau (Fairhaven, MA) lend their talents behind the scenes!
Catch The Totalitarians exclusively online November 19, 2020 to November 22, 2020. More info and tickets are available at www.BSUtix.com.
#4) Purchase A Wine Raffle Ticket To Support Wilmington Wildcats Cooperstown Team
The Wilmington Wildcats Cooperstown Team is holding a Wine Raffle. Tickets cost $20 each. First place winner will receive a 14-bottle basket. Second place winner will receive a 6-bottle basket. Third place winner will receive a 4-bottle basket. The winners will be announced in a Facebook Live drawing on December 4, 2020. Message their Facebook page to purchase a raffle ticket.
#5) Purchase Wilmington Holiday Greeting Cards To Support WCTV
Wilmington Community Television (WCTV) is holding a Wilmington Winter Wonderland Greeting Card Fundraiser.
Purchase a set of 5 cards created by local artists that depict Wilmington as a winter wonderland for $15. (10 cards cost $25 and 15 cards cost $32.) Cards can be pre-ordered online HERE and/or purchased in-person at WCTV studios (10 Waltham Street) via cash or check.
Participating local artists include Wilmington residents/natives Don Leard, Niki Jamieson, Kenneth Ward, and Jamie Boudreau, along with Ashley Nicole Martin.
All proceeds will benefit WCTV, which serves the Wilmington community throughout the year by providing video coverage of all things Wilmington. From government meetings to high school athletics & performing arts, we seek to broadcast the events that matter to you. Your support also helps us to continue providing opportunities for Wilmington Youth during our weekend and summer programs and to award scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Thank you for your support!
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