Worcester Public Library

In the Kitchen with Chef Kim: Homemade Gnocchi and Pasta

Chef Kim will demonstrate how to make homemade gnocchi (along with several variations) and even fresh pasta. She will lead you through the process and provide several fresh, easy sauce recipes to make as well. The class will allow for some hands-on time, and as always- samples of the final […]

Apple Orchard Pop-up Brunch

From Clearview Farms to The Mercantile, we're bringing the apple orchard to Worcester! Pop by & shop Clearview's selection of fall goodies from their farm! Clearview's Farm stand will be in front of The Mercantile from 9 AM - 1 PM. Come in for brunch & order the boozy donut of the […]

Off the Rails

Travelin’ McCoury’s

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road—and online—entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians and singers from all genres. It’s always different, always exciting, and always great music. No other band today has the same credentials for playing traditional and progressive […]

Mechanics Hall

Living Together: The 16th Annual ACE Gala

  The Annual ACE Gala is African Community Education’s signature event of the year, marking a night to celebrate all we have accomplished together since 2006 as we look forward to an even brighter future. This year’s Gala will take place on Saturday, October 22 and has been imagined as a […]

Behind DCU Center

Worcester Railers Pre-Game Block Party

Celebrate the start of the Railers fifth season with a family-friendly block party presented by Encore Boston Harbor. The Railers in partnership with Off the Rails will close down Commercial Street, behind the DCU Center for a 4:30 p.m. party! The afternoon will include live music, delicious barbecue, mascot appearances, and fun […]

DCU Center

Worcester Railers Opening Night

Professional hockey returns to Worcester on Sat., October 22rd as Worcester Railers HC take on Adirondack Thunder at the DCU Center.   The Railers encourage fans to head to the DCU Center before doors open on Sat., Oct. 22 for a free pre-game block party on Commercial St., presented by Encore Boston Harbor. The […]

DCU Center

Railers Kids Takeover Game

Join the Worcester Railers for the team’s first-ever Kid’s Takeover Game, presented by M&T Bank and benefitting CASA Project Worcester County. The Railer’s youngest fans will be broadcasting, hosting, providing color commentary, and leading the charge in entertainment on Sun., Oct. 23rd. Doors open at the DCU Center at 2pm; puck drops at 3:05 p.m.. The afternoon will be packed […]

Worcester Public Library

Celebrate Our Library!

Please join us for an extraordinary evening of cocktails, food and conversation with four celebrated authors to benefit the programs and services of the Worcester Public Library. Featured authors include Ann Leary, Bianca Marais, Jacquelyn Mitchard, and John Searles. Ticket price includes open bar, food stations by Struck Catering, and a […]

Worcester Public Library

In the Kitchen with Librarian Olivia: Veggie Chili and Chocolate Lava Cakes

Librarian Olivia will show you how to make an all-time favorite for cold winter nights—veggie chili! While you can make this dish on a stovetop, we will be using an instant pot to show you a quicker way to make this hearty soup. We will also be cooking a fairly […]

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