Friday, January 25, 2013
Norwood Recreation floor hockey playoffs are underway.
The Norwood Recreation Department Floor Hockey Playoffs are underway. The push towards the cup has started for eight teams in grades 2 and 3 who are seeking to capture the Mite Division Championship. On Jan. 23, in the championship level, the 7-0 Eagles defeated the 4-3 Shamrocks with a 4-0 score. The 5-2 Maniac Monkeys battled to defeat the 6-1 Hawks with a 4-3 score. In the Bronze level, the 3-4 Crazy Crabs went pass the 0-7 Huskies with a 7-0 score. The 1-6 Blackhawks defeated the 1-6 Bricklayers with a 4-0 score. On Jan. 30 at 4 p.m., the Crazy Crabs and the Blackhawks will duel for the Bronze Championship. On Feb. 6 at 5:15 p.m., the Eagles will take on the Maniac Monkeys for the Championship. All parents and families are welcome to …
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Your daily dose of Patch knowledge.
Five Things You Need To Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more, and let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. 1. Coming soon to NPA-TV: NORWOOD P.D. BLUE, a monthly public access television program about the Norwood Police Department. Planned features will include segments on the latest news, equipment, policy and law changes as the department meets the challenges of the future. One planned feature will be “Ask the Chief” where Chief William G. Brooks will answer a viewer’s question. For your question to be considered, please submit it via email at email@example.com with "Ask the Chief" in the subject line. 2. Tickets to the 3rd…
Friday, September 21, 2012
Happenings and events in the Norwood area this weekend.
Five Things You Need To Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. Check back later for more, and let us know what you think of the feature in the comments section. 1. The Norwood Recreation Department will be showing "The Lorax" at Fr. Mac's tonight at 7 p.m. In case of rain, the film will be shown indoors at the Civic. 2. The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra will be performing at the Norwood Theatre Saturday night at 8 p.m. Featuring 10 vocalists, the URO perform captivating renditions of classic 60’s and 70’s British Rock from The Who, The Beatles, Queen, Bowie and Led Zeppelin. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. 3. The Norwood High School Fine Arts Department proudly presents …
Monday, June 18, 2012
The town pools open on June 23, don't forget to get your pool tags from the Recreation Department.
Pool Schedule: The Norwood pools open on June 23 for this season. Monday-Friday: 1-7 p.m. Weekends: 12-7 p.m. Pool schedule is subject to change, staff will post and announce changes as soon as possible. Additional aquatic programs may be happening at the pools during certain general swim hours, but space will still be reserved for general swim. Hawes Pool will close during swim meets, schedule will be posted on bulletin board at Hawes. Pool Rules: 1. Visitors must wear proper swim attire and have a current pool pass attached on your person at all times. One day passes can be purchased at the Civic during the week. 2. Food, drinks, and chairs are not permitted in the pool area. 3. All patrons must take a shower prior to swimming in the …
Sunday, February 26, 2012
Check out these upcoming events and programs from the Norwood Recreation Department.
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Sunday, February 26, 2012
Bullyproofing - Be preventative and proactive so children can avoid being bullied and learn how to stop it. For ages 7-10, Thursday, March 15. Cost is $38 per person. BLAST - Learn basics of infant and child care, how to react to medical emergencies and run your own babysitting service. Bring a snack and a drink. For ages 11-13, Thursday, March 15, 3-6:00 p.m. Cost is $48 per person. Last Middle School Dance of the Year - The last dance for the school year will be held Friday, March 16, 7-9:40 p.m., cost is $5 per person, must bring Norwood School ID. Touch A Truck - Here is your chance to climb on, check out and act like you drive big trucks! Norwood Police, Fire, Airport and DPW vehicles will be on hand for your enjoyment. Saturday, …
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Check out the fall offerings and be sure to sign up.
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Thursday, September 1, 2011
Registration for the fall is underway at the Civic Center. Classes begin the week of September 12. Registration is available either online, www.norwoodma.gov or in person at the Norwood Recreation Department. Many new classes are being offered to choose from including Wicked Gross Science, Night in the Kitchen, Bullyproofing, Fall Kids Running Club, Tot Sports Sampler, and Kids Cook, as well as many traditional favorites to select from as well, including Dance, Gymnastics, Music, and more. Also be sure to check out some of the single day programs: Preschool Prep, for ages 2.5-4 years, will be on September 23, from 9:30-11:30 a.m.: Get your child ready for the ultimate Preschool experience. Children will have the opportunity to listen to …
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Remember to bring your tags and listen to the lifeguard.
Pool Schedule: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Youth Swim Lessons @ Hawes and FM Monday through Friday, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. - Camp Challenge @ Hawes Monday through Friday, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. - Adult Swim @ FM Tuesday and Thursday, 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. - Water Workout @ FM Monday through Friday, 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. - General Swim @ Hawes and FM Monday and Wednesday, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. - Triathlon Training @ FM Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 to 7:00 p.m. - General Swim @ Hawes and FM Pool Rules: 1. Visitors must wear proper swim attire and have a current pool pass attached on your person at all times. One day passes can be purchased at the Civic during the week. 2. Food, drinks, and chairs are not permitted in the pool area. 3. All …
Monday, November 29, 2010
The Monday after a holiday weekend is always tough, so here's the important stuff.
1. Winter classes at the Civic start today! 2. The School Committee will meet today at 4:00 p.m. at the Savage Center. Discussion will center on the budget for the next fiscal year. 3. Only today and tomorrow left in the Morrill library's Food for Fines program. Pay your overdue book fines with donations of non-perishable food items for the food pantry. 4. The Circle of Hope Luminary Night is this coming Saturday, but you can buy a luminary bag ahead of time from the Circle of Hope for $5 from any Foundation board member by calling 781-762-3549 or mailing a check and messages to The Circle of Hope Foundation, 24 Myrtle St., Norwood, MA 02062. 5. Headed to the mall for some holiday shopping? Santa Claus is now at the Walpole Mall. Be sure …
Sunday, November 28, 2010
The holiday season begins with a bang in Norwood, and other important facts for the day.
1. The Norwood Holiday Extravaganza will be held this afternoon on the town common and in the Civic Center. Activities start at 1:30 p.m. and include hayrides, face-painting, Christmas story readings and musical performances. Patch will be there to kick off the holiday season as well! 2. The winter sports season starts tomorrow. First games will be this coming weekend. Watch Patch for team previews and game schedules. 3. All board and committee meetings are back to normal scheduling this week after the holiday break for many. The school committee will meet tomorrow afternoon at 4:00 p.m., the Board of Selectmen will meet Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. 4. The Norwood Historical Society is hosting an open house at the F. Holland Day House this …
Friday, November 26, 2010
The first thing you should read when you awaken from your food coma.
1. The Norwood Mustangs defeated the Dedham Marauders in yesterday's Thanksgiving Day game, 34-19. Watch Patch today for game stories, photos and video of the teams' 82nd holiday meeting. 2. Looking for a way to relax after a full day of bargain-hunting? The Lenny Solomon Band will be playing at Perks tonight starting at 8:00 p.m. 3. You can now register for the Holiday House Decorating Contest. Registration forms must be in to the Civic Center by 5:00 p.m. on December 17. 4. The Norwood Holiday Extravaganza is this Sunday afternoon on the town common (additional activities taking place in the Civic Center). Patch will be there to kick off the holiday season! 5. The NHS winter sports season starts next Saturday! Watch Patch this week for …