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Shirley is a rural industrial town located on the lowlands of the Catacoonamaug River. A handful of colonists arrived in 1720 and settled on scattered farms throughout the town.

Early in its history Shirley was supported by its many farms and orchards. There was an increase in industrial activity around 1790 and the first paper mill was opened followed shortly after by a small iron works and nail factory.

The location of the water to power industries served to create an industrial village along the narrow valley where Shirley is located. Many of the period brick towered mills still survive and create an authentic period landscape.

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The Twangbusters
Hey - this is an authentic roadhouse perfect for Twangbustin'! Nice dance floor to boot and good food n drink! C'mon!

When: May 9, 2015 9 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Sat, 09 May 2015 21 )
Roberto Morbioli


When: May 16, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Sat, 16 May 2015 20 )
Bees Deluxe


When: May 6, 2015 7 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Wed, 06 May 2015 19 )
Katrin
Katrin is a special guest of singer/songwriter Charlie Farren, also known for his past work with Farrenheit and Joe Perry Project ! Intimate acoustic show. Expect to hear Charlie and Katrin sing together on a couple of songs!

When: Apr 25, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20 )
Bemis Associates 5K Walk & Run 2015

Welcome to the 3rd Annual Bemis Associates 5K Walk & Run! 

The race will start at Bemis and wind through the residential roads of Shirley, MA.  

Walkers go off at 8:30am, Runners at 9:00am.


This year's race will benefit The Sterling Animal Shelter!

The Animal Shelter Inc. of Sterling, Massachusetts EIN # 04-3236868 is a non-profit organization (formed in 1988 – incorporated in 1996) and no-kill animal shelter with no time or age restrictions. The shelter exists to provide humane sheltering and high quality medical care for stray, unwanted, abused and neglected animals and to find loving, lifelong homes for orphaned pets.

The staff is dedicated to finding good homes for adoptable pets and we continue to promote responsible pet ownership and to improve the quality of life for the animals and people in our community. The Shelter is supported entirely by donations from private individuals and through surrender and adoption fees. The Animal Shelter, Inc. does not receive support from the United Way or from federal, state or local governments. Our on-site veterinary clinic cares for almost 3,000 animals that come through our shelter yearly and provides a low/no cost spay/neuter, general wellness program assisting local animal control officers, shelters and breed rescues.

Race course can be viewed here:

http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/404709886



When: Jun 6, 2015 8 AM to Jun 6, 2015 10 AMin Shirley, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Jun 2015 08 )
Joan Osborne at Bull Run
When: Apr 19, 2015 7 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19 )
Lights Out Blues Band


When: Jul 1, 2015 7 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19 )
The James Hunter Six
When: Apr 24, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20 )
The Smithereens at Bull Run
When: Apr 26, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20 )
Tom Hambridge
Quinn Sullivan, with Tom on drums

When: Jun 4, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Thu, 04 Jun 2015 20 )
DeadBeat - Boston, MA
When: May 29, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Fri, 29 May 2015 20 )
The Mark Marquis Group at The Bull Run
Saturday ~ April 25, 2015 ~ 8 PM The Mark Marquis Group The Bull Run Restaurant (Sawtelle Room) 215 Great Road (Route 2A) Shirley, MA 01464 http://bullrunrestaurant.com Tickets $15 in Advance or $19 at the Door (if any left) For the Past 3 YEARS this Annual Concert has SOLD OUT! For reservations call 978-425-4311 or 877-536-7190 (Toll Free) Purchase Tickets Online here http://tickets.bullrunrestaurant.com/ordertickets.asp?p=835 The Bull Run Restaurant serves Steaks, Prime Rib, Atlantic Salmon, Trout Saltimbocca, Roasted Chicken and Turkey, plus a wide selection of Gourmet dishes prepared by a Culinary Chef. Mark Marquis, critically acclaimed guitarist, is one of the finest musicians you will hear anywhere. Along with his band, The Mark Marquis Group, he has been performing his music in concert, clubs, and festivals for the past thirty years. Shows combine a blend of jazz, blues, rock, fusion, and world music with a fantastic line up of musicians. In addition to performing his compositions, Mark has been known to pull out and place his own spin on music by such artists as Miles Davis, John Coltrane, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and more. His solo guitar segments are often a highlight of his concerts. Whatever direction he may take, Mark has a way of bringing his own unique style to whatever is being played. Marquis has written arranged and produced a number of CDs, including the titles, Above the Clouds, The Invisible Ray, Right Place, Right Time. His annual “Most Peaceful Night of the Year” holiday concerts are some of the most popular and well attended shows in the Worcester County area. Fantastic guitar playing…always a great band. This is a night of music you don’t want to miss. This is as good as it gets! Please LIKE & SHARE Mark Marquis here http://www.facebook.com/pages/Mark-Marquis/186138350100 http://www.markmarquis.com Facebook Event Page http://www.facebook.com/events/808786869171294 Promotion by Richard Axtman ~ Northern Music northernmusic@yahoo.com http://www.facebook.com/richard.axtmanii http://www.facebook.com/groups/OpenMicsInNewEngland http://www.facebook.com/groups/NewEnglandMusicNetwork http://www.facebook.com/MusicInNewEngland http://www.myspace.com/northernmusicagency http://plus.google.com/112369699907552543412 http://www.linkedin.com/pub/richard-axtman/5/877/988 http://www.reverbnation.com/label/northernmusic http://www.numubu.com/northernmusic http://northernmusic.wordpress.com http://twitter.com/NorthernMusicII http://northernmusic.tumblr.com and many, many, more...

When: Apr 25, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts
Cost: Tickets $15 in Advance or $19 at the Door (if any left) (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20 )
The Slambovian Circus of Dreams
Age Limit: All Ages

The Slambovian Circus of Dreams



When: May 1, 2015 8 PM in Shirley, Massachusetts (Fri, 01 May 2015 20 )

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