Free hearing aid testing and cleaning in Pepperell
PEPPERELL — The Albert Harris Center, at 37 Nashua Road, will host free hearing aid testing and cleaning on Tuesday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
To make an appointment call 978-433-0326.
Start your holiday shopping early with the Garrison House
CHELMSFORD — The “Old Chelmsford” Garrison House, at 105 Garrison Road (off Route 110), will host a handcraft sale on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 1 to 5 p.m. Featured crafts will include: jewelry, stained glass items, wood-working (one-of-a-kind cutting boards, trays, chairs), beaded bookmarks, polished stones, handmade soaps, quilted items and cat toys.
Start your holiday shopping now — at this great sale by local artisans. Masks are recommended in the buildings. Admission is free.
For more info, call 978-256-8832 or visit the Garrison House online at www.garrisonhouse.org or follow it on Facebook.
Exploring the Art of Africa
GROTON — Starting on Tuesday, Oct. 19, the Prescott Community Center and Jean M. Borgatti will offer a five-part lecture series exploring central questions through comparative case studies in African Art and their histories. The program will be offered online through Zoom and the series will go each Tuesday through Nov. 16, with each session going from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Borgatti is consulting curator of African and Oceanic Art at the Fitchburg Art Museum.
The five parts are:
1. Shango to Shonibare
2. Angles vs. Volume: The Art of Dogon of Mali and the Yoruba of Nigeria
3. Likeness and Beyond: Portraiture in Classical African Art
4. African Art and Politics: The Lega of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Ashanti of Ghana
5. Anonymous Doesn’t Live Here Anymore: The case of “traditional” African Artists
For more information or to sign up for the program visit: https://prescottscc.org/product/exploring-the-art-of-africa.
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