In today’s daily 5 Things You Need to Know feature, ThisWeekinWorcester.com explores five important items and stories that Worcester and Central Massachusetts residents should keep a close eye on.
These five things can cover a whole range of subjects and issues that we feel are pertinent to understanding what’s going on in the city and the cities and towns surrounding Worcester.
In today’s edition - Wednesday, December 29 - there are multiple COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Worcester this week, the annual Worcester Women's Conference seeks speakers for its 2022 event, municipal buildings will be closed Friday in observance of New Year's Day, there's free COVID-19 testing for Worcester Public Schools families, students and staff today and Table Talk Pies is bringing back the pie of the day in 2022.
There are several locations for vaccination against COVID-19 this week.
There are also the following walk-up clinics:
The Workshop Committee of the 13th Annual Worcester Women’s Leadership Conference is accepting applications for experts to speak at its June conference at the DCU Center. The committee seeks speakers and panelists to provide educational sessions or inspirational discussion around the following suggested topics:
Presentations are typically one hour with both morning and afternoon time slots. The deadline for proposals is February 1.
For more information, visit the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce website.
In observance of New Year's Day, Worcester's City Hall and other municipal buildings will be closed on Friday, Dec. 31.
Municipal buildings will reopen on Monday, January 3.
Sullivan Middle School hosts a free COVID-19 testing for Worcester Public Schools families, students, staff on Wednesday, December 29, and Thursday, December 3, from 9 AM to 2 PM.
An appointment is required at Sullivan Middle School. Call (508) 860-7800 for an appointment.
Table Talk Pies announced it is bringing back its featured Pie of the Day starting in January. The Pie of the Day will be 3 for $1 at the Pie Store at 153 Green Street in Worcester.
Table Talk also announced price increases on its four-inch and eight-inch pies. Four-inch pies rise to two for $1, while the eight-inch pies increase to $3.