A Critical Time for Danforth Art at Town Meeting

October 11, 2017 Dear friends: As a part of our Framingham History Center community, you recognize the value of our local heritage and culture. For that reason, we hope to enlist your support for our neighbor, Danforth Art Museum/School.  We need your help to ensure that this exceptional cultural organization stays in Framingham. A critical […]

Inside Government Junior Badge

Junior troops will explore laws that affect us everyday, speak with special guest visitors Senator Karen Spilka and Framingham Town Historian Fred Wallace, and take action in government yourself – all at Framingham’s first town hall! Date: December 7th – 2:00 PM at the Historic Village Hall Price: $10 per Girl Scout, free for adults […]

Reflections on the End of an Era

On December 31st of this year, 2017, the era of government by town meeting will come to an end in Framingham.  Since our incorporation more than three hundred years ago we have conducted our business in this manner, often called the “purest form of democracy”.  Reaction to becoming a city has been mixed.  It has […]