The Burrillville Recreation Commission will hold their monthly meeting in the conference room of Jesse Smith Memorial Library on Tuesday, Oct. 9 starting at 6:30 p.m. The agenda can be found here.
The Zoning Board will also hold their meeting on Tuesday at the town building on Harrisville Main Street starting at 7 p.m. View their agenda here.
On Wednesday, Oct. 10, the Burrillville Town Council will meet at the town building to discuss and vote on items to be found here.
Trash and recycling pickup will be delayed one day this week due to the Columbus Day holiday. Questions can be directed to the Department of Public Works, Waste and Recycling at 568-4440 ext. 12.
Survey for those 60 plus, adults with disabilities
The town of Burrillville has received grant funding and will be offering free activities to the senior population. Officials are asking residents to fill out a short survey to determine which activities are most in demand. Surveys can be found here and completed forms can be mailed or dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office at 92 North Main St., Pascoag 02895.
Do you, or someone you know, need help shoveling your residence this winter during snowstorms? The Burrillville Police Department, along with student volunteers from Burrillville High School, are offering assistance to qualified Burrillville Residence who could use an extra helping hand with snow removal. This program is offered to members of the community who are over the age of 65, have a disability, or a serious, short-term injury preventing them from safely removing snow from their homes. Applications and more details can be found atwww.burrillville.org/police-dep…/…/elderly-shoveling-program
Paint in the garden
Mapleville Farms will host a Paint in the Garden class on Saturday, Oct. 13. Join local working painter, Kayla Richard in the gardens at Mapleville Farm as she guides you through painting your own 12X12 rustic decorative autumn sign. Enjoy the atmosphere of the outdoor setting in the early fall gardens and light refreshments. Class size is limited and reservations are required for the $25 class. To sign up visit http://www.maplevillefarm.com/paint or visit the farm’s bake shop.