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Friday, August 13, 2004


ConsCom agenda for Thursday, Aug 26

7:30 P.M. Town Hall

7:30 Minutes, agenda items

8:00 1286 Curve Street

Septic and sewage disposal upgrade

8:15 126 Nowell Farme Road

Sewage disposal upgrade

8:30 Lot 1, Ledgeways, Parcel 1F

Construction of home, driveway

8:45 Greenough cottage and barn


9:15 515 Brook Street

Electric fencing for paddock and

manure management

Planning Board agenda for August 16

Town Hall 7:30 p.m.

7:30 Minutes: 7/19/04

Bills, Budget,

Administrative assistant position

Commonwealth Capital Fund


Consultant Services

Community Development Plan

Development of additional GIS layers

Old Business

7:35 Cell tower conditions objected to

by AT&T Wireless

8:45 186 Rutland Street

Common driveway special permit

Pine Meadow Subdivision

Certificate of Completion

Wilkins Lane Subdivision

Certificate of Completion

New Business

7:45 967 and 894 West Street

Common driveway special permits

9:15 51 Spencer Brook Lane

Accessory Apartment special permit

9:45 Benfield Parcel A

Conceptual plan

ANR Plans

328 Concord Road

24 Bingham Road

Sunday, September 12. Battle Road Trail Walk. Meet at the Minute Man Visitor Center at12:30 p.m. Park Ranger Jim Hollister repeats the 3 1/2 hour guided-walk along the historic Battle Road Trail, much of which runs through the town of Lincoln which celebrates its 250th anniversary this year.

All programs are subject to cancellation or delay due to inclement weather. If there is any question regarding a program or time, check with Park Rangers at the specific site, or call park headquarters at 1-978-369-6993.

CCHS teams start training in August

CCHS fall sports teams will begin practices on the following dates:

Varsity and jv football. August 23 - 25, 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Three days of conditioning practice. Thursday, August 26, double sessions from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Freshman football. August 30 and 31, equipment and practice from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. September 1 and 2 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, September 3 - 9 a.m. to 12 noon.

Varsity and jv boys soccer. August 26 at Emerson Playground 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Freshman boys soccer. August 26 and 27. Emerson Playground — 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., and 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Varsity and jv girls soccer. August 26 — Emerson playground track 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and afternoon, 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at CCHS.

Freshman girls soccer. August 30, Emerson playground — 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Varsity and jv field hockey. August 26, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at CCHS.

Freshman field hockey. August 26, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at CCHS.

Varsity golf. August 27, 3:30 p.m. — Concord Country Club. No blue jeans — collared shirts required.

Varsity and jv volleyball. August 26, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. — CCHS upper gym.

Varsity boys cross country. August 26, 9 a.m. — Lower gym parking lot at CCHS.

Varsity girls cross country. August 27, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. — Lower gym parking lot at CCHS.

Free museum night for all Carlisle residents

On Wednesday, August 18 from 5 to 8 p.m., the Concord Museum will be free to all Carlisle residents. This summer marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of Henry David Thoreau's Walden; or Life in the Woods. The Concord Museum's new exhibition, "Visiting Thoreau's Walden," explores the generations of other visitors for whom Walden Pond has also been home, workplace, playground and sacred ground. "Visiting Thoreau's Walden" draws on the Museum's collection of Thoreau artifacts, including the desk on which Thoreau wrote Walden, together with objects from other collections and rarely-seen images. "Visiting Thoreau's Walden" runs through September 19.

For information contact the Concord Museum at 1-978-369-9609 or

Discover rare plants and big bugs

The Garden in the Woods, at 180 Hemenway Road, Framingham, is the New England Wild Flower Society 45-acre botanical garden and native plant nursery.

Hours are, until October 31, Tuesday through Sunday: 9 5 p.m. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for senior citizens, children and young adults (6-18 yrs) are $3, members and children under 6 are free. There are daily tours at 10 a.m. except Sundays at 2 p.m. No reservations are required.

Events include a Big Bugs Sculpture Exhibition and Web of Life Extravaganza. A Big Bugs butterfly festival will be held on August 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, call 1-508-877-7630 or visit

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