This was the page for the town's wonderful 300th! Unchanged for archival reasons.
The 300th is now on YouTube!
See the Events page!
The town is 300 years old this year! Events have begun, some are in the final planning stages. Stay tuned or join in! The Committee always welcomes new members! Your ideas are wanted, and your help is needed, to plan this big birthday party.
Committees include parade, public relations, printing, pins and more! Regular meetings are the third Tuesday, at the Pembroke Country Club, 7 p.m.
The Race was fun, and the parade was great! Thanks to all who helped make this a wonderful family event for Pembroke.
Congratulations to the race winners and ALL the runners and walkers who participated! Results are posted on Coolrunning.com
Next Event! Book Signing on Sunday, September 30th at the library.
2 to 4 pm!
The limited edition book is here! The price is $50.00, which is the cost to produce the book. Almost 500 pages of images and history, it is a unique and beautiful celebration of Pembroke. It is a MUST SEE! Everyone who has seen it says it is a beauty! Get your copy today. It would be wonderful gift!
On behalf of the Pembroke 300th Anniversary Committee and the People of Pembroke, we would like to sincerely thank Senator Therese Murray, Representative Dan Webster and Governor Deval Patrick for the $50,000.00 that they have allocated for Pembroke's 300th Anniversary activities. We are extremely grateful and hope to see them at the many events that are yet in store for this celebratory year! Thank you. KH
Kyle Harney and crew have been working on a series of programs. They will be shown on cable, starting April 13th. Here is Kyle as Robert Barker, photo by Walter Hawes.
These are the winners of the school pin designs! The pins will be available soon.
Pembroke High School: Meaghan McClarey
Pembroke Community Middle School: Jess Norton
Bryantville Elem: Leah Twigg
Hobomock Elem: Amelia Yarasitis
N Pembroke Elem: Audrey Wu
All winners were recognized by the Pembroke Board of Selectmen and received a Certificate from the 300th Committee and a new 300th Coin.
Remember to pick up the Limited Edition Pembroke 300th calendar! Available at the DPW Office. Now $5.00.
Please be sure to check out www.Pembroke300.com for all up-to-date info on the Pembroke 300th celebration throughout 2012. Visit us on FaceBook make sure you ”like” us!
A few other items on the
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Don’t forget to download the Pembroke 300th Parade Application if you plan on being in the parade. Neighborhoods, businesses, organizations are all welcome!
The Pembroke 300th Committee is looking for suggestions on what should go in the Pembroke 300th Time Capsule.
The Committee is looking for the residents of the town to join the Anniversary Committee. The committee meets the third Tuesday of the month at the Pembroke Country Club or contact Janet Fahey at the Department of Public Works in the Town Hall.
The Pembroke 300th Anniversary Committee is selling Honey Baked Ham Gift Certificates for $25. These gift certificates are perfect for businesses owners to purchase for Holiday gifts for their employees or client appreciation gifts.
The Pembroke 300th Anniversary will receive 50% of every sale from Honey Baked Ham. It’s a great deal for all. Proceeds to go towards monthly events in 2012 as Pembroke celebrates its 300th year. Certificates are sold at the library.
The Pembroke 300th Anniversary Quilt is on display at the library!
Support the Anniversary with many great items. Town wine, pewter plates, prints, pins and two sizes of patches are available now! Everything, except the fine wines, will be available at the library . New! Coins, baseball cap and more!
Donations are welcome!
Mail in donations may be sent to:
300th Anniversary Committee
P.O. Box 1422
Pembroke, MA 02359
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Parade floats needed for the historic parade!
Lots of fun planned already!
Check the Committees page, we are always looking for people to join in!
Be on the email list to get updates! Call Janet Fahey! 781-709-1425
781-293-5288 or Bill's cell: 781-389-4548
(minutes are on the meeting minutes page!)