The Moderator invites citizens interested in serving on the Finance Committee to submit the Town Volunteer application available here and send it to the Moderator at Town Hall, 8 West Common Street, Topsfield, MA 01983. There are two positions open on the Finance Committee.
Town Meeting authorized the Board of Selectmen to form a seven-member committee to study the service and fiscal implications of a 24/7 Fire Department. This committee will report its findings by November 1, 2015. Volunteers are needed to serve on the committee. Interested citizens should call the Office of the Board of Selectmen at 978-887-1500 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
A studio recital by violin and viola students of Maria Benotti, founder and artistic director of Music at Eden's Edge, will be held on Sunday, June 7, at the Meetinghouse of the Congregational Church of Topsfield. Performers will be from the New England Conservatory Preparatory School as well as private students who will perform a wide range of music by Mozart, Bach, Mendelssohn, DeBeriot and Kabalevsky accompanied by professional pianist Lorena Tecu.
The public is warmly welcomed. Programs begin at 1:30 and 3. For more information about Maria Benotti and Music at Eden's Edge, click here.
The Proctor School Band invites Topsfield's Seniors to their annual Senior Citizen concert & luncheon. The event will take place on Thursday, June 4th at Proctor School. The concert begins at 10:45. Luncheon is at 11:30. The luncheon is free. For reservations, please call the Topsfield Council of Aging, 978-887-1523, by Friday May 29th.
A Voluntary Outdoor Water Restriction is in effect. Residents are asked to curtail outdoor water use from 9 AM to 5 PM. Please visit www.topsfieldpublicworks.org for more information.
The Town election results are available here.
The Household Metals and White Goods pick-up will be on Wednesday, May 20, Thursday, May 21, and Friday, May 22, 2015. This is a free collection; items must be curbside by 7AM the same day your trash is picked up. No trash stickers are required. Metal items include anything that contains at least 80% or more of metal.
Household white goods allowable include stoves, washers, dryers, micro-waves, dishwashers and, dehumidifiers. Refrigerators, freezers and air conditioners containing Freon need to be registered with the Board of Selectmen prior to the pick up date. Please call (978) 887-1500, extension 100, and leave your name, address and type of item you have.
The Masconomet Community will be gathering together for an evening filled with fond memories and to celebrate the amazing career of Jim Pugh. Jim has served the Masco Community for 30 years. He has been a great teacher, coach and role model for all. This evening is a way to say "Thank you" for all he has done and wish him "Good Luck" in his retirement from coaching.
Please go to the Eventbrite.com/search and search for Coach Pugh to reserve your ticket. Space is limited.
The Steward School's Integrated Preschool Program will be conducting Preschool Screenings during the month of May for children ages 3 to 5 years old who live in Topsfield. If you have any specific concerns with your child's development, you may contact Jenny Churchill, Special Education Services Coordinator, at the Steward School (978) 887-1538 x 401 or email@example.com to discuss and/or schedule an appointment with the evaluation team.
Wednesday, May 27th at noon at the Clubhouse - Attorney Margo Birke will speak on veterans' benefits for veterans and their spouses.
The Friends of the Library May Newsletter is now available with news of events and activities at the Library for all ages. Browse below to learn about the exciting programs that are planned for the month.Full Schedule of Events for May.
Topsfield Cable TV accepts announcements for its Community Bulletin Board. Please submit text announcements of fewer than 600 characters for best results. Alternatively, send a pre-formatted image that will show exactly as-is when aired. The image file must be 720x540 pixels and in .jpg or .ppt format. Please e-mail announcements to firstname.lastname@example.org Tuesday-Friday before 5 PM for immediate posting.