Category Archive: Templeton 250th Celebration

Oct 18

Templeton’s 2nd Annual Pumpkin and Scarecrow Festival

Pumpkins & Scarecrows and Hayrides Oh My!  Templeton will be having a spooktacular time this Saturday!   Come and join the fun this Saturday, October 20th from 3-8pm at Country Mischief where there will be a pumpkin carving contest and scarecrow contest.  Bring your already carved pumpkin and already made scarecrow or you can make …

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Aug 21

It’s family movie night at Salvadore’s in Gardner MA!

Grab the popcorn and some blankets and load up the kids in the car and head on over to Salvadore Auto in Gardner, MA on August 25th! Remember the drive-in’s?  Well, Salvadore’s is having a family movie night to bring back that era and spend some quality fun time with your family!  The 3rd annual …

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Jun 21

Templeton Country Picnic on the Common

Take a step away from today’s worries and come to the Common and bring your picnic lunch and enjoy some time with your friends and neighbors.  This Saturday, June 23rd beginning at 11:30 come and listen to the music of Grin Whistle, there will be a 50/50 raffle, kids games, face painting and RT 2 …

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Apr 15

Running For A Cause

Running or walking it’s all for a good cause!  The John LeClerc Memorial Wind Turbine 5K on August 4th! Come one come all!  Runners and walkers alike!  There are awards for the first 3 male and female finishers, but don’t let that talk you out of coming if you are not an avid athlete!  Proceeds …

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Apr 09

Enter the JALOPY RACE and be a kid again!

As part of  the Templeton 250th Celebrations you can “get your kid on” and enter the Jalopy Race! The gravity powered Jalopy Race has only 4 rules and the rest are guidelines.  Pick a partner, be creative and most of all HAVE FUN!  The race will begin at the fork of South and Wellington Roads …

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Jun 20

Lazy days, simpler times and slowing it down a bit….

A Country Picnic on the Templeton Common ~ Tuesday Girl, what’s all this about? How about just a few hours of slowing down and forgetting all your cares and worries for the day, enjoying each other’s company, some great music, games for the kids, a picnic lunch and your blanket? Wouldn’t it be nice to …

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Jan 12

Templeton’s 250th Keepsake Box

Templeton’s 250th anniversary is in the year of 2012 and Tuesday Girl is thrilled to bring you this post about a keepsake box with a wonderful Templeton story to go with it. To support our 250th celebration, this Templeton keepsake box has been commissioned by and will be sold at the Country Mischief for only $22.00. …

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Dec 14

Templeton Then ~ Templeton Now ~ 250th

Time sure does fly…feels like this time yesterday when…times, they are changing….time, it just keeps marching on….Tuesday Girl thinks that it’s time…. Time…can you imagine what it was like to just be starting out 250 years ago?  Can you imagine being the first settler here in our town of Templeton?  Can you imagine what it …

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Oct 27

Scarecrows on the Common are famous!

Tuesday Girl here reporting from her office in Templeton!  The Scarecrows on the Common have had two articles in the Gardner News and have attracted more than 100 vistors just the first day! I spend much time around town and on the common and I have seen many visitors viewing and commenting on the scarecrows.  …

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Oct 20

Witches & Skeletons and Raggedy Scarecrows…OH MY!

Templeton’s 1st annual scarecrow contest was a HUGE success! Tuesday Girl is already planning next years entry and so are many other contestants! Thank you Country Mischief for helping us all out and cheering everyone on! All in all there were 72 kits purchased and over 50 scarecrows made for the contest! That’s just AWESOME! All …

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