Town of Mansfield, MA, Council On Aging, 255 Hope Street, Mansfield 02048 Phone: (508) 261-7368 Fax: (508) 339-4886

Scheduled Events

MANSFIELD FAMILY FUN NIGHT!

BOOK CLUB REVIEW WITH MARIBELL

ICE CREAM SOCIAL

CHOLESTEROL CLINIC

LOBSTER AND CLAMBAKE!

WAMPANOAG TRIBE


MANSFIELD FAMILY FUN NIGHT!
Mansfield’s Annual Family Fun Night is an evening filled with music, food, entertainment, and local vendor booths. Each booth represents a business or a community organization which supports Mansfield community. Downtown Mansfield will be filled with a variety of activities that cover the length of North Main Street. The event will take place on July 10th from 6:00 PM till 9:00 PM. This year The Council on Aging, Mansfield Triad, Voices United, and the Friends of the DIC with be together at one booth eager to discuss the great programming we offer. We look forward to meeting you! return to menu

BOOK CLUB REVIEW WITH MARIBELL
Wednesday, July 11th, 1:00 PM When She Was White, By Julie Stone
Newcomers are welcome. $1 per person is collected for refreshments. return to menu

ICE CREAM SOCIAL
July 18th at 1:00 PM is the Annual Ice Cream Social at the Mansfield Council on Aging. An ice cream bar with toppers will be offered. Don’t forget to pre-register with Louise. A $1.00 donation is required per participants. Space is limited. return to menu

CHOLESTEROL CLINIC
The Mansfield Health Department and the CVNA will be holding a free Cholesterol and blood sugar clinic on Monday, August 6th from 9:00 AM to 10:45 AM. Prior registration is required and appointments are limited. Register by contacting the COA at 508-261-7368. return to menu

LOBSTER AND CLAMBAKE!
The Council on Aging, Friends of the DIC and Triad are hosting a Lobster and Clambake on Friday August 10th at 11:30 AM. The menu includes a choice of Lobster or 1/2 BBQ Chicken with corn on the cob, steamed clams, drawn butter and broth, Boston baked beans, corn bread, and dessert.

The cost of this event is $22.00 donation for Lobster and $14.00 donation for 1/2 BBQ Chicken. Tickets sales for this event begin Monday, July 2nd. Preregistration is required for this program. Entertainment will be provided after the meal. To register please come into the COA to make your lunch selection. return to menu

WAMPANOAG TRIBE
Voices United, a Council on Aging sponsored organization encouraging diversity, is continuing its cultural awareness workshop series on Monday, August 13th at 1:00 PM. Donna Mitchell Edmond, known as Clouds in the Wind, will be presenting a workshop on Massachusetts Native American Tribes, Native American Nations, and her experiences as a Native American.

Her Wampanoag Tribe has continuously lived on tribal land called the Watuppa Reservation in Fall River since the 1700’s. Ms. Edmonds will also discuss history, spoken language, customs, the importance of drums and gender specific roles.

Participants are asked to bring a brief oral history of their origins in America. This workshop is free, and requires prior registration. For more information, or to register for this workshop, please call the COA at 508-261-7368.Space is limited. return to menu