Volunteers are needed for town party
Thurman's annual Easter egg hunt party is planned for Saturday April 3 at the town hall. Volunteers are needed to bring eggs, hard-boiled if possible, and also there's a need for snack foods and beverages. Call Maria at 623-9961 and let her know you can help, and be sure to indicate whether the eggs that you are donating are hard-boiled or not!
The party and hunt will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for ages infant through 12 years, and parents are asked to accompany their children. There will also be a prize given for the most original Easter bonnet. The Easter bunny is scheduled to stop by. This special event is sponsored by the Thurman Youth Commission.
The Take Off Pounds Sensibly group meets from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Thursdays at the town hall. Those who wish to join and lose a few pounds can stop by any of the sessions.
During the month of April, the Thurman youth commission will be accepting applications for job positions for the 2010 summer program which runs from July 6 to Aug. 13. Job applications are available at the Thurman Town Hall.
Two counselors are needed, age 14 or older; and assistant counselor, at least age 13. A director, over the age 18, will also be hired for the program.
Applications or letters of interest can be sent to the youth commission, Box 29, Athol, 12810. Deadline is April 30.
Ambulance squad seeks young members
All youth ages 14 and up can join the Thurman Emergency Medical Services' junior training squad. Call 623-9014 and leave your name and phone number or stop by the next meeting on April 11 at 6 p.m. Meetings are held at the High St. squad building.
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