Easter Egg Hunt

On Saturday March 28, 2015 the Friends of the Topsfield Library will be hosting an Easter egg hunt at Steward School from 9:30 - 11 am. The Easter bunny will be available for photos. The hunt will take place rain or shine because it will be INDOORS.

For any further information you may contact Dawn Soriano or Patty Walsh.

Friends of the Library March Newsletter

The Friends of the Library March 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 March

Important Notice - Event postponed until March 28th "So you want to plant a tree....."

The Tree Planning Committee will hold a workshop on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 9-11:30 AM at the Topsfield Town Library. This two hour workshop with presentations by Paul Harder of the Tree Planning Committee, Nick DiBenedetto of ND Landscape, Inc. and Vicki Raffle of GrassmasterPlus, Inc. will help you maximize your tree planting experience.

Free and open to the public. Registration required to reserve your spot. Please contact the Conservation Office at conservation@topsfield-ma.gov or 978-887-1510.

Further Information

Fire Department Advisory

Help us help you, please clear your house numbers and any hydrants nearby. We are trying, but it takes a village.

Meals-On-Wheels Drivers Needed

The Council on Aging is soliciting volunteer drivers to deliver Meals-on-Wheels. Stipends are offered to cover expenses. Please contact the Council on Aging, 978-887-1542 if you are interested.

Mosquito Control No-Spray Notices

Northeast Massachusetts Mosquito Control requires that "No Spray" requests must be received by March 1, 2015 via certified letter to the Town Clerk.

For full information and an Exclusion Request Letter Template, please click here

Masco Open Gym Nights

Masco Middle and High School students are invited to the first Open Gym Night in the Masco Field House on February 7, 7-9:30 PM. Open Gym is free. Just bring your Masconomet School ID and a water bottle!

Future Open Gym Nights will be held on February 28 and March 7 and 28.

Sponsored by the Tri-Town Council. Please call 978-887-6512 with questions.

Further Information

Town Census and Dog Licenses

Town Census and Dog License Applications have been mailed! Please return to the Clerk's office as soon as possible for processing. Should you have any questions, please contact the Town Clerk's office at 1-978-887-1505.

Volunteer Opportunity at the Library

The Friends are seeking a volunteer to oversee the Drop In Club for 4th through 6th graders. The program meets every Monday from 3:15 to 4:00 PM, except on holidays or when school is not in session. Responsibilities include overseeing snack time while the children do their homework. Please email Jane Johnson at jjohnson@mvlc.org if you are interested in this position. If multiple parties are interested, a rotating schedule can be accommodated.


The Town of Topsfield has partnered with Greenscapes to spread the word about reducing stormwater pollution. For more information about "Keeping Water Clean," please visit www.greenscapes.org or Greenscapes: Reducing Stormwater Runoff.

Watch the Stormwater Rubber Duckies! Video on Vimeo - Stormwater Problems

Further Information

2015 Town Election

Nomination Papers will be available at the Town Clerk's office beginning Monday, February 2, 2015 for the 2015 Town Election.

Please click on the link below to see available positions.

Positions to be elected

Important Notice to Taxpayers

THIRD QUARTER REAL ESTATE AND PERSONAL PROPERTY TAX BILLS have been mailed and will be due February 2, 2015.

There will be 4 mailings this year, one for each quarter.

Cable TV Announcements

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 cbb@topsfieldcable.com Tuesday-Friday before 5 PM for immediate posting.

Topsfield Education Foundation Seeks Board Member

The Topsfield Education Foundation seeks a new board member to fill the position of secretary. All community members are welcome! The board meets quarterly, so the time commitment is minimal. Please contact Kimberly Johnston at 3kbrjohnston@gmail.com if interested.

Senior Scoop On-Line

The February edition of the Senior Scoop is available here with the Council on Aging's Calendar of Events and information about upcoming programs.

Recycling Calendar

Friday, March 6
7:00 am : Zone 3 | Details
Wednesday, March 18
7:00 am : Zone 1 | Details
Thursday, March 19
7:00 am : Zone 2 | Details

Community Events

No Events