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WACA TV Video Camp 2014

      WACA TV would like to invite your child to participate in our summer Video Camp workshop at our new Community Media Center at 200 Butterfield Drive, Ashland. 

     The first session will be the week of July 21 through the 25 from 10am to 3pm with a hour break for lunch.  Please provide your child with his/her own lunch.   Campers for this session should be between the ages of 10 to 13 years old (grades 6 to 8).   The maximum size of the class will be 12 campers with a minimum of at least 5 participants.  We will also offer a second session the week of July 28 through August 1 for students ages 14 to 16 (grades 9 and 10).

            During Video Camp, each participant will learn how to operate our studio cameras as well as the functions of our HD control room.  All the components involved in producing a television program.  Campers will work on producing a news show, a talk show and a music video in front of a green screen.  Campers will also be introduced to the Art of Video Production and creating a short film as well as a battle of the videos.  A complimentary DVD will be provided as a keepsake of your child's experience at the WACA TV Video Camp.   Please allow a few weeks for post/production.   You will be notified when they are ready to be picked up.  Cost of Video Camp will be $150.00 for the week session.   Please register your child by calling 508-881-9222 or downloading the application from our website at wacatv.com and returning to Barbara Chisholm, c/o WACA TV, 200 Butterfield Drive, B1, Ashland, MA 01721

     We look forward to offering your child a memorable experience at WACA TV. download application here

WACA TV Public Channel Program Schedule can be downloaded here

Summer Concert Series, Stone Park Gazebo
June/July Concert Time 7PM to 9PM
August Concert Time 6:30PM to 8:30 PM
July 22  Railroad House Band
July 29  Studio Two Beatles Tribute Band 
August 5 Ashland High School Summer Band
August 12 The Buck Naykid Band
August 19 Show Cause
August 26 Songs for Ceilidh

Boston Red Sox "Town of Ashland Night"
Friday, August 22 at 7:10 PM
Seattle Mariners @ Boston Red Sox
Enjoy a fun night at Fenway Park cheering on your World Champion Boston Red Sox with your friends and neighbors!
Limited Seats available, first come basis.
Tickets are located in 
Right Field Box Section 89
Price $59.00
All Sales are Final
For More Information, call 508-881-0101x13
or email at
recreation@ashlandmass.com

Massachusetts Breast Cancer Coalition

Swim, Kayak, Walk and Run Against the Tide  on Saturday, August 16 at Nickerson State Park, Brewster, MA For More Information, go to www.mbcc.org/swim
or call 800-649-MBCC

Art in the Library

The metal work of Ashland resident Neil Mansfield is in the fireplace lounge area and the main circulation area. Also on extended loan: the welded painted metal sculptures of Joe Carpineto are exhibited on both floors. You are also invited to explore the library's Permanent Art Collection. Over the years, through donation and acquisition, the library has 18 works of art on permanent display in various parts of the library. These works include painting, sculptures, drawings and original prints.

Food Pantry Needs for July

For More Information, contact Cara Tirrell at ctirrell@ashlandmass.com
  • snacks
  • crackers
  • baking mixes
  • peanut butter
  • shelf stable milk
  • mayo/ketchup
  • cereal
  • popcorn
  • canned fruit
  • black beans       

Ashland Lions Club Recycling

We are always looking for used Eye Glasses and Cell Phones!

The Lions EyeMobile will be participating in Ashland Day 

on Saturday, September 15 from 10am to 2pm.

The vehicle provides free health screenings to anyone over the age of 10.  It is not handicap accessible but volunteers are available to assist those who need it. 

For further information, please stop by the Eyemobile or their Food Trailer at Ashland Day!

Metro West Consumer Assistance Office

Need Help? The Consumer Assistance Office - Metro West provides free information,mediation or referrals to help resolve. Call 508-651-8812 or visit http://www.consumermetrowest.org

Communities for People

Intensive Foster Care Program - Make an impact. Open your mind. Open your heart. Open your home. Find out more about how to become a Foster Parent. CFP will provide the necessary training and ongoing support required to be a foster parent. The most rewarding yet challenging job of your life. 1-877-852-1271 www.c4p.org

Ashland Senior Center

Baked Goods at the Senior Center
Mondays -- Shaws and Whole Foods
Tuesdays -- Whole Foods
Wednesdays -- Framingham Bakery, Whole Foods

Property Tax Work off applications available at the Senior Center

This program allows participants to work off up to $750 in property taxes a year at a rate of $8.00/hr. Gross income may not exceed $40,000 for an individual, $55,000 for married filing jointly. New program begins January 2013. Applications now available at the Senior Center.


Annual Town Meeting May 7, 2014 from Ashland Cable on Vimeo.

Coverage of the Annual Spring Town Meeting on May 7, 2014, held at Ashland High School.


State House Connections April 18, 2014 from Ashland Cable on Vimeo.

State Representative Tom Sannicandro cooks up some tasty dishes with Congresswoman Katherine Clark.



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Verizon channels

  • Public 39
  • Education 40
  • Government 45

Comcast Channels

  • Public 8
  • Education 96
  • Government 11
Coming Up

Education Channel

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Government Channel

04:02 AMWACA TV Overall Excellence Winner 2014

04:21 AMNourishing Minutes Sugar TV

04:25 AMNourishing Minutes Organic Food TV

Public Channel

02:58 AMNourishing Minutes Breakfast TV

03:00 AMThe Entrepreneurs Connection

03:28 AMWater Conservation

Upcoming LIVE meeting

  • Planning board meeting
    Thursday July 24                @7PM
  • Selectmen's meeting
    Wednesday, August 6       @7 PM

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