Mill Pond Newsletter

November 8, 2018

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Table of Heartfelt Contents:

Choose your own adventure of the topics covered below:


Come Together Invite


1. MPPG Meeting

2. Mill Pond Food Drive

3. Mill Pond Night at Worcester Railers

4. Community Friendship CIrcle

5. 2020 Trip Abroad for Current 6th Graders

6. Turkey Trot

7. "Feeding the Learning" Grade 4 Writing Prompt

8. Lacrosse

4th Grade Come Together Dinner!

Thursday, Dec. 6th, 6pm

6 Olde Hickory Path

Westborough, MA

All 4th-grade families are invited to attend our 14th annual Come Together DInner! It is a wonderful event and all proceeds go to the Community Harvest Farm and Hope for Ariang. Look forward to seeing you there!

Noteworthy Notes

1. MPPG Meeting

There will be a Mill Pond Parent Group meeting tonight, Thursday, November 8th, that will start at 7:00 pm. In addition to this, there will be a Makerspace Demonstration and Presentation at 6:30 pm in the MPS Library.


2. Food Drive

Mill Pond's annual food drive is ongoing this whole month. Please send in non-perishable food and personal care items that will be donated to the Westborough Food Pantry. Please see attached flyer.


3. Mill Pond Night at Worcester Railers

Tickets still available for Mill Pond Night at the Worcester Railers on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 7:05 p.m. at the DCU Center. Purchase your tickets online at https://railershc.com/millpond or return the completed form (already sent home in backpacks) with your check made out to Worcester Pro Hockey LLC in an envelope marked MPPG: Railers Event. Hope to see you there!


4. Join the Community Friendship Circle:

Please join your Westborough neighbors on Friday, November 9th to greet worshipers as they enter for temple at Congregation B’nai Shalom located at 117 East Main Street, Westborough. Community members interested in participating should gather at 7:00PM in the parking lot of Hastings Elementary School right next door to the temple . We will greet each other, and then proceed over in unity to form a greeting circle. Community members of all faiths are invited to join the congregation for Shabbat worship. Community leaders will also offer some words during the service. Community members of all faiths are invited to join the congregation for Shabbat worship. The congregation also invites the community to join them for a dessert reception immediately after the service


5. 2020 Trip Abroad for Current 6th Graders

The Gibbons Travel Club's next trip will occur in 2020 to Rome, Athens, and Pompeii. The trip is eligible for any child in the middle school next year. Please contact Maryan Ryan ryanmaryan@westboroughk12.org if interested.


6. Turkey Trot

The 5th Annual Turkey Trot is on Saturday, November 17th at 9 am at Westborough High School. 5K run at 9 and the Potential U Kid’s Fun Run (ages 3-11) at 10 am on the WHS track. Proceeds benefit the Westborough public schools.

Register at www.westboroughturkeytrot.org by November 1st to guarantee your race t-shirt.


7. 4th Grade Writing Prompt

Please see the 4th Grade Writing Prompt in the flyer attached below


8. Lacrosse

Reminder that registration for Boy's and Girls Youth Lacrosse is OPEN! Click the link below to register your son or daughter. PLEASE be sure to register early as waitlists are possible.

Boy's Link

Girls Link-

Makerspace picking up STEAM!

Thank you and Take Care!