Friday, September 14, 2012
The Apple Festival will take place Saturday, Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
You won't want to miss this year's Apple Festival on the grounds of the Rev. Daniel Putnam House, 27 Bow St., North Reading from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 18th annual festival is sponsored by the Historical Society and will feature an apple pie contest, live entertainment, food and drink, children’s games, an art auction, vendors, pony rides and more. Proceeds will go to the Historical Society to help them maintain the Putnam House. "We enjoy it all the time, and having all the people there," Member of the Historical Society Virginia Mills said. The Apple Festival will have some new vendors this year including American Girl Doll clothing, new jewelry vendors and others. Also new this year, the Reading YMCA will be holding a Zumbathon …
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Take a look at the top five stories from last week.
Selectman Steve O'Leary, the 17th Annual Apple Festival, and the FBI Crime Statistics Report had North Reading talking. 1. Selectman Dedicates 23 Years of Service 2. IMAGE GALLERY: 17th Annual Apple Festival 3. North Reading FBI Crime Statistics Report 4. Parks and Recreation's Fall Programs for Adults 5. IMAGE GALLERY: Summer Highlights
Monday, September 19, 2011
The 17th Annual Apple Festival was held on Saturday at the Reverend Daniel Putnam House and Barn.
Residents ate apple pie and shopped for crafts at the 17th Annual Apple Festival held Saturday at the Reverend Daniel Putnam House and Barn. The festival boasted an apple pie contest, various entertainment, kids games, a variety of crafts, ice cream, candy and other refreshments.
Friday, September 16, 2011
The 17th Annual Apple Festival and NORCAM open house are on tap this weekend.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are five ideas: APPLE FESTIVAL Where/when: Rev. Daniel Putnam House, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Why go: The 17th annual Apple Festival will feature an apple pie contest, entertainment, children's games, pony rides, artisans and crafters. NORTH READING VS. NEWBURYPORT Where/when: 241 High St, Newburyport, Friday, 7 p.m. Why go: Cheer for the Hornets while they play Newburyport. PANCAKE EATING CHALLENGE Where/when: The Centre Cafe, Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. Why go: Compete or watch 10 people eat as many pancakes as they can.There is a $10 entry fee. ZUMBA Where/when: Health Time Fitness, Sunday from 8 to 9 a.m. Why go: Exercise and have fun at the same time. The class is free for newcomers, $12…
Sunday, September 4, 2011
These five stories had North Reading talking.
Tropical Storm Irene and the Apple Festival Artwork had North Reading talking. 1. Several Trees Down and Damaged Homes 2. VIDEO: Residents Share Thoughts on Tropical Storm Irene 3. Aftermath of Tropical Storm Irene 4. IMAGE GALLERY: Apple Festival Artwork 5. Nearby Outdoor Escapes on Land and Water