WVNE 760AM Events
**The Red Cross is experiencing a blood shortage and is seeking donors, especially Type O. In thanks, all those who come to donate blood or platelets through Aug. 30, 2018, will receive a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card via email. For more informaton visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS
**The USDA needs residents to help find and reports Asian
longhorned beetles (ALB) – a destructive invasive pest that kills
trees. Worcester County residents should be particularly watchful, as
they are fighting an active ALB infestation that has resulted in the
loss of over 36,000 trees. For more information visit www.AsianLonghornedBeetle.com or call 866-702-9938
Now through September 15th – The Greater Worcester community Foundation is accepting applications for its Community Grant program now through September 15th. For complete details visit http://www.greaterworcester.org
August 17th – An Evening Naturalist Walk takes places this Friday from 5-7pm at Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary in Easthampton. For registration, including ages, times and other detailed information visit http://www.massaudubon.org
August 18th – Christian Singles enjoy a POOL PARTY & BBQ. The event takes place @ PASQUALE’S IN FRAMINGHAM, MA and is aimed at raising funds to promote the Gospel in Africa.
Please help spread the gospel to Africa, and participate in this function to help support a missionary trip to Togo, West Africa in December 2018! The Milford, MA The Mount of Lord church with Pastor Christophe Akagla is directing this trip. It will provide for discipling materials, Christmas gifts for children, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste and more.
A love offering will be received and there will be a fund raising raffle and gift auction to help the effort.
This FUN filled all-day event will include BBQ, swimming, horse shoes, bocci, bean bag toss, and more! Your $10 donation provides for Buba burgers, Natural case hot dogs, soft drinks and paper goods, please bring a dish/item (in a disposable foil or plastic container) to complement the meal. Pease bring your lawn chair, swim suit/towel, hat & sunscreen and get ready for fellowship, food and FUN! Please, NO alcohol or drugs allowed. Please RSVP to Pasquale a min. of (3) days in advance so that proper provisions can be acquired. ALSO, please park on EVEN side of the road.
Please bring a dish that coordinates with the FIRST INITIAL of your LAST NAME: (MarketBasket is within walking distance)
A-F Appetizers ADDRESS:
G-L Desserts 8 Brackett Road
M-S Main side dish (wings, meatballs, potato’s, pasta, etc. Framingham, MA
Questions? Please call or email Pasquale Tofani at: 508-989-4104 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please call or email Pastor Christophe Akagla 401-215-5760 email: email@example.com
August 25th – The City of Springfield provides FREE musical entertainment: The “Simply Swing Band in a big band performance ranging from traditional to contemporary, performs outdoors Saturday, August 25th, at the Springfield Armory from 2-3 pm. For details and other information visit www.springfield-ma.gov
Ongoing – The collections at the Worcester Art Museum span the history of American art from 1670 to the end of the twentieth century, with special strengths in colonial painting and American Impressionism. To view them or for information and more visit http://www.worcesterart.org
August 18th – “Faith’s Road” performs Christian Rock LIVE at Cafe Con Dios – Faith Baptist Church, Auburn this Saturday evening August 18th starting at 7:30pm. A free-will offering will be accepted. For more information visit http://www.cafecondiosauburn.com
Music Worcester is announcing its 2018-2019 Season, the 160TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON of the organization. Presentations range from international touring orchestras to BRANFORD MARSALIS, MARIA CALLAS, fiddle sensation NATALIE MACMASTER, and many more. For information visit www.musicworcester.org
August 24th-25th – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro event providing wild horses and possibly a few yearling and burros, August 24 – 25, 2018, at Cheshire Fairgrounds, 247 Monadnock Highway, Swanzey, New Hampshire. Yearling and burros may not always be available at the event. The animals will be available for selection on Friday, from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, from 8:00 a.m. – noon & 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m… The event will potentially include sale-eligible animals. Purchasers receive immediate ownership of the animal on the day of the event. For more information call 1-866-4MUSTANGS (1-866-468-7826) or visit
SEPTEMBER 14TH – MEN’S NIGHT OUT: FELLOWSHIP DINNER-WORSHIP-SPEAKER, Halifax Country Club, 100 Country Club Drive (Rte.106), Halifax, MA . A new season of 5 great events begins on September 14th with renowned International Evangelist/Speaker DAVID RING of DAVID RING MINISTRIES (WWW.DAVIDRING.ORG) Born with Cerebral Palsy, orphaned at 14; his amazing story of survival and victory through the Lord Jesus Christ is one of the most inspirational you will EVER hear, whether young or old. For details and to purchase advance tickets visit www.mensnightout.us
September 27th – Destiny Rescue invites you to join in our mission to end child sex trafficking by joining us at our 1st annual Taste for Freedom in New England. Guests will experience delicious cuisine, live music, a unique live and silent auction, and a chance to become part of the freedom story of hundreds of children around the world. The same event raised over $100,000 last year for other Destiny Rescue teams in the United States. This year, New England will build on that success with a goal of raising $10,000. With your help we anticipate this year’s event to be a great success. Please join us on September 27th at LaBelle Winery, 6pm-9pm. To get your tickets, or to make a donation, please go to our site at: To get tickets, or learn more more about Destiny Rescue: www.destinyrescue.org
October 13th-14th – Teen Challenge is hosting their Hear Annual Banquet Saturday, October 13th and Sunday, October 14th in Brockton and is looking for help. Attendees, sponsors, prize donations for a raffle, and prayer for residents, staff, and those who are still suffering from addiction. If you can help in one or more of these areas please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 508-408-4368
October 28th – If My People…New England”, is a chance for the body of Christ in this region to come together in worship, prayer and intercession. We are calling on all believers to gather in this place and pray to break strongholds that have been over this land for far too long. This event will be held at the SNHU Arena on October 28. for more information or to register go to www.ifmypeoplene.org/
Non-Dated Announcements: The Salvation Army is looking for drivers to pick up donated goods and deliver store orders in the central MA area. The job offers a competitive pay and compensation package. A commercial drivers’ license is not needed. Call 508-799-0528 or come to 72 Cambridge Street in Worcester to apply. The Salvation Army Family Store features clothing for all ages, household goods and more, and a half price sale every Wednesday. Visit massachusetts.salvationarmy.org/ or call 800-SA-TRUCK for a location near you.