WILMINGTON, MA — Below are 5 things to know in Wilmington on Friday, March 19, 2021:
#1) Library Event: Author Jennifer Dupee Discusses “The Little French Bridal Shop”
Author Jennifer Dupee will discuss her latest book, The Little French Bridal Shop, in conversation with author Maya Lang, in a Zoom webinar from the Wilmington Memorial Library at 7pm. Learn more and register HERE.
#2) State Police To Hold Sobriety Checkpoint In Or Around Wilmington This Weekend
The Massachusetts State Police will be holding a Sobriety Checkpoint in Middlesex County on Friday, March 19, 2021 into Saturday, March 20, 2021.
Wilmington is one of the 54 cities and towns in Middlesex County.
The purpose of the Sobriety Checkpoint is to detect and remove drivers who are operating under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs from the roads. The Checkpoint also raises the public’s awareness of law enforcement’s efforts to combat this serious issue.
“Any inconvenience to motorists will be minimized with advanced notice to reduce fear and anxiety,” said Colonel Christopher Mason, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, in the announcement. “The selection of vehicles will not be arbitrary. Safety will be assured.”
The Sobriety Checkpoint is funded through a grant provided by the Highway Safety Division of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security.
#3) REMINDER: Shawsheen Tech Culinary Arts Students Offer Meals For Curbside Pickup, Tuesday-Friday
Shawsheen Tech Culinary Arts Students are offering touch-less, curb-side pick up for lunches, available Tuesday through Friday at 11:30am.
Please call 978-671-3668 by 9:30am for the menu. The menu for the week will be available on Tuesday morning.
Also available are a complete line of frozen dinners, soups and stews. With enough notice, a full line of bakery products are available as well as cakes for any occasion.
Your order will be filled and waiting for you to pick it up in front of the Ram’s Head Guest Dining Room. You will not have to even have to get out of your car.
At this time, the program can only accept cash and checks made out to Shawsheen Tech Culinary Department.
#4) Dick’s Sporting Goods Offering Wilmington Little League Families A 20% Discount From March 19 To 22
Dick’s Sporting Goods is offering Wilmington Little League families 20% off throughout the store on Friday, March 19, 2021 through Monday, March 22, 2021. This coupon is valid at the Danvers, Medford and Saugus locations.
#5) Town Seeking To Fill Vacancy On Wilmington Conservation Commission
WILMINGTON, MA — The Town of Wilmington is seeking interested individuals who would like to volunteer their services as a member of the Conservation Commission. Letters of interest, or completed Application for Appointment may be directed to the Town Manager, 121 Glen Road, Wilmington, not later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 9, 2021.
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