1. Holiday Theme Story Slam: At 7 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 14, the South Acton Congregational Church will host a Story Slam as its monthly Second Saturdays event. Drop by to listen or try telling a story ... a small prize will be awarded to the audiences favorite story. Get the details here.
2. Public Meetings Preview: According to the town website, here's the week's lineup of public meetings:
- Monday, Dec. 9: the Volunteer Coordinating Committee at 7 p.m. and the Zoning Board of Appeals Comprehensive Permit Public Hearing Notice #13-06 at 7:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, Dec. 10: the Finance Committee at 7:30 p.m., the Historic District Commission at 7:30 p.m. and the Acton Memorial Library Board of Trustees at 7:30 p.m.
- Wednesday, Dec. 11: the Acton 2020 Committee at 7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, Dec. 12: the Community Preservation Committee at 7:30 p.m., the Acton/Acton-Boxborough School Committees' Policy Subcommittee at 9:30 a.m. and the Acton Public (APSC) and Acton-Boxborough Regional (ABRSC) and Acton-Boxborough Transitional School Committee (ATSC) at 7 p.m.
- Friday, Dec. 13:
4. AB PIP STEM Monthly Meeting: Find out how you can get involved with events such as DiscoverSTEM, Nature Walks, Family Game Night, 3rd and 5th Grade Market Math and 4th Grade Star Party by dropping by the Acton-Boxborough (AB) Parent Involvement Project (PIP) Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) monthly meeting at 9 a.m. this Friday, Dec. 13 at the Acton Memorial Library. Get the details here.
5. Rent: Theatre with a Twist's Inspiring Actors will present "Rent" at 7 p.m. this Friday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Dragonfly Theater at RJ Grey Junior High. Get the details here.