In late July, Axe to Grind Barber Shop on Shrewsbury St. was robbed and thousands of dollars worth of equipment and product were stolen from the shop.
Tonight -- Thursday, Aug. 8 -- down the street at the The Pint at 58 Shrewsbury St., the owners of The Pint will be hosting a fundraiser to help the staff at Axe to Grind out and raise some money to purchase the items they lost.
The fundraiser starts at 8 PM and includes a raffle, cocktail specials, and some craft beer specials with the proceeds going to the barbershop.
The 34th Annual Meeting of the Worcester Regional Research Bureau will take place on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the DCU Center in downtown Worcester.
The featured speaker at this year's meeting is Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health.
The EcoTarium and Worcester Pop-Up is teaming up to help kids and parents get ready for the upcoming school year a little early.
The School Readiness Celebration runs from 10 AM to 2 PM today -- Thursday, Aug. 8 -- at the Worcester Pop-Up and is designed for families with children ages 0 to 7.
Explore a “model classroom” filled with fun, hands-on discovery tables that will help children and adults feel excited and ready for school.
The School Readiness Celebration is free and open to the general public and includes an opportunity for children to earn a free ticket or family pass to the EcoTarium.
Four neighborhood meetings are taking place tonight in Worcester [see list below] and the Worcester Police Dept. is encouraging residents to attend these meetings to stay up-to-date on what's happening in their neighborhoods and to share any concerns or questions they may have.
Lead photo: Axe to Grind Barbershop/Photo: Patrick Sargent for ThisWeekinWorcester.com
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