Town Showcase & Soup Night

Town Showcase and Soup Night

Monday, March 4, 2024
6:00 pm
Essex Middle School, 60 Founders Rd.


Arrive early before the Town Meeting Informational Hearing and visit with Town departments, committees, commissions, and boards. There will be freebies, informational handouts, and time to visit with your neighbors - a nice break and opportunity to gather during the winter months.

For 2024, check out exhibits and displays from:

  • Free popcornPolice Department - visit and bring your questions!
  • Fire Department - learn about the cadet program.
  • Essex Free Library - pick up some stickers, bookmarks, & candy as you learn about featured items and events at the library.
  • Administration & Selectboard - enjoy some free popcorn as you explore upcoming openings for town boards, committees, and commissions.
  • Planning Commission & Community Development - ask questions and learn about about the Town Plan 2024 and other planning projects.
  • Police Community Advisory Board - meet the board members and find out what they do.
  • Cemetery Commission - gather some information and ask questions.
  • Tree Farm Management Group - learn more about the Tree Farm field complex off Old Colchester Road.
  • Essex Rescue - find out more about their membership subscription.
  • Energy Committee - learn and find materials about energy efficiency.
  • Economic Development Commission - what is the EDC working on? Find out!
  • Conservation & Trails Committee - learn about what this busy group has done this year.
  • Essex Westford School District Board - pick up some swag and flyers about the upcoming school budget.
  • Girl Scout Troop #61845 - buy your cookies!Soup Night

Soup Night!

Warm up with a bowl of delicious soup as you sit for a spell and visit with your neighbors. The Essex High School Student Government will be serving up a variety of soups and bread in the cafeteria.

Serving:
Butternut Squash Soup (gluten-free and vegetarian)
Bacon Corn Chowder
Chicken Stew 

Senior Van Service

Senior members of the community may request a ride from our Essex Parks and Recreation Senior Van service. Please schedule your ride by calling 878-6940 before March 1st at 12 noon. Leave your name, address, and phone number.