Bowhunting on approved town parcels for Westford residents: Bowhunting lottery/permit applications are available for Westford residents only beginning July 1, and are due no later than Aug. 5. The Lottery will be held by Aug. 12. Bowhunting permits are valid from Sept. 1 through Dec. 31. A Town Notice identifying parcels for which permits have been issued shall be broadcast no later than Aug. 25. Town regulations, lottery/permit applications and hunting maps are available at westfordma.gov/hunting or at the Town Clerk’s Office from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Habitat for Humanity Homegoods Upcycling Challenge: Aug. 1-27, ReStore, 440 Middlesex Road, Tyngsboro. Greater Lowell Habitat for Humanity will host a month-long ReStore It! Ultimate UpCycle Challenge. Local artisans, upcyclers, interior home designers, furniture refinishers and general public are invited to register for free through July 30. Registrants will be given a 50 percent discount coupon to purchase one household item/furniture piece at the ReStore to repurpose. The reveal party, to be held at 6 p.m. Aug. 25, will include final judging, awards, refreshments and a silent auction. For information: 978-692-0927; lowellhabitat.org.
Marine Stewardship Council “Good Catch:” 4-7 p.m. Aug. 27, Whole Foods Market-, 160 Littleton Road, Westford. Attendees will learn about the importance of sustainable fishing in New England and take a chance to win Whole Foods gift certificates at the Marine Stewardship Council booth at Whole Foods. For information and the campaign, watch: youtube.com/watch?v=FehP5TNVV8g. Free. For information: msc.org/goodcatch.
Singers are encouraged to attend the Westford Chorus’ three open rehearsals from 7:15 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 6, 13 and 20 at the Parish Center for the Arts, 10 Lincoln St., Westford. New members are not required to audition for the chorus — all are welcome. Dues are $85 per season. For information: westfordchorus.org.
The Westford Recycling Commission will collect electronics and other items for recycling 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Westford Highway Garage, 28 North St. Northeast Materials Handling will provide the recycling services. Items like appliances, batteries, game consoles and empty fire extinguishers and propane tanks will be collected for free. Children’s car seats, TVs, computer monitors and speakers will be collected for $10-$25. For information: westfordma.gov/recycling; facebook.com/WestfordRecyclingCommission.
Bereavement support group: The First Parish Church United will offer a series of bereavement support sessions from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 5 and 19 and Nov. 2 and 16 in the Gathering Room at the church, 48 Main St., Westford. Beth Morrison, licensed clinical social worker, will lead the sessions. Free and open to the public. For information: 978-589-8061; email@example.com.
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