GRAFTON, Mass. - The Force is with Grafton this weekend as "Star Wars" fans head to the Grafton Public Library, South Grafton firefighters prepare to feed the town and the Grafton High School Indians travel to Leicester for football. For more to do, see our Events page.
Saturday, Sept. 29
Drug Take-Back Day/Sharps Disposal: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Grafton Police will hold Drug Take-Back Day at the Police Department. Community Nursing and the Grafton Medical Reserve Corps. will also be manning a table to collect medical "sharps" such as syringes and hypodermic needles and sign residents up for the CodeRED emergency call service. Grafton Police Department, 28 Providence Road, Grafton.
"Star Wars" at the Grafton Public Library: 2:30 p.m. Come dressed in character for the costume contest, bring your show-and-tell items, learn about the history of "Star Wars," join a trivia contest and play video games. "Star Wars" fans ages 6 and up and their families are welcome. Register by calling the library at 508-839-4649 or emailing email@example.com. Grafton Public Library, 35 Grafton Common.
Grafton High School football: 4:30 p.m. The Grafton Indians travel to Leicester High School, 74 Paxton St., Leicester.
South Grafton Firefighters Association Steak Fry: 5 p.m. Dinner includes steak, baked potato, salad, dessert and soda. Hot dogs, hamburgers, beer and wine will also be available. Tickets are $15 and will be available at the door while they last or contact any member of the South Grafton Firefighters Association. Grafton Fire Department, Station 3, 94 Main St., South Grafton.
Sunday, Sept. 30
Open house: 2 to 4 p.m. The Grafton Historical Society Museum is open to the public. Admission is free. One Grafton Common.