5 Things, Sept. 22-23: Pet Smart Grand Opening, Bike Run and Walk to End Alzheimer's
Be sure to check here daily for useful information about what is going on in Walpole this weekend.
1. Possible Showers Saturday Night, Cloudy Sunday
Sat.- Patchy fog before 11 a.m., according to the National Weather Service. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
At night there is a slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after 11 p.m. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 55. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sun.- Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 70. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
2. Walk to End Alzheimer's begins at Bird Middle School Saturday
The Walk to End Alzheimer’s hosted by the Alzheimer's Association will be at Bird Middle School Saturday, Sept. 22. Registration is 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m.
Ayla Brown, a former American Idol contestant and Sen. Scott Brown's daughter, will be performing before the race.
There are no fees or fundraising minimums for the 3.5 mile walk. Walkers who raise $150 will earn a Walk to End Alzheimer’s t-shirt.
For more information on the event click here.
3. Pet Smart at Walpole Mall Grand Opening Saturday
Pet Smart at the Walpole Mall on Route 1 is having their grand opening Saturday. The store will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The phone number for the store is 508-734-3215.
4. Blue Wheels Of Valor Bike Run Sunday
The Blue Wheels of Valor motorcycle run in Walpole Sunday is sponsored by VFW Post 5188.
The ride starts at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5188, 33 Robbins Road in Walpole.
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and the motorcycles go out at 12:00 p.m.
The ride fee is $20.00 for the rider and $10.00 for a passenger.
The ride will benefit the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund and National Law Enforcement Museum.
Breakfast will be served.
5. Weekend Brunch
Where are you eating out this weekend? Here are some local restaurants serving weekend brunch:
Raffael's - Sunday bruch at Raffael's is opened to the public from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Raven's Nest- Sunday brunch at the Raven's Nest is from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Old Country Buffet- The Old Counry Buffet will be open on Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.