Year-end Banquet

We will be holding our yearend banquet June 1st at 4pm. Menu includes vegetable lasagna and members are asked to bring an appetizer or dessert. Please contact Candy to let her know you are planning on attending and what you would like to bring.

This is always a great time so we hope to see you there to help celebrate our great successes of this past year, welcome our new members and install our new officers for 2014-2015

Lyme Disease, Prevention & Treatment

The general public is invited to a free Health and Wellness Seminar to be held May 29th at 7pm at the Adams Library. Dr. David Sidebottom, Director of Infectious Diseases at Lowell General Hospital will be presenting the latest research on Lyme Disease prevention and treatment. The Chelmsford Women of Today is co-sponsoring this event with Lowell General Hospital, Chelmsford Board of Health and the Chelmsford Public Library.

Dr. Sidebottom is currently the Director of Infectious Disease at Lowell General Hospital. He graduated Magna cum Laude from Duke University in Durham, NC, and received his M.D. at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester. He was a Clinical and Research Fellow in Pediatric and Adult Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Children’s Hospital in Boston. He was an Instructor in Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and an Instructor in Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and has numerous research publications to his credit. Dr. Sidebottom is the recipient of several awards for Infectious Diseases research from the National Institutes of Health and his professional affiliations include:
Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America
Member, Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society
Member, American Society for Microbiology
Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
Past President, Middlesex North Medical Society

Photo: (Top-L) Adult Female deer tick, adult female dog tick.
(Bottom-L) Adult female, adult male, and nymph lone star ticks.
Photo by: James Occi, MA, MS

Lyme Disease, Prevention & Treatment

The general public is invited to a free Health and Wellness Seminar to be held May 29th at 7pm at the Adams Library. Dr. David Sidebottom, Director of Infectious Diseases at Lowell General Hospital will be presenting the latest research on Lyme Disease prevention and treatment. The Chelmsford Women of Today is co-sponsoring this event with Lowell General Hospital, Chelmsford Board of Health and the Chelmsford Public Library.

Dr. Sidebottom is currently the Director of Infectious Disease at Lowell General Hospital. He graduated Magna cum Laude from Duke University in Durham, NC, and received his M.D. at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester. He was a Clinical and Research Fellow in Pediatric and Adult Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology at Children’s Hospital in Boston. He was an Instructor in Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine and an Instructor in Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and has numerous research publications to his credit. Dr. Sidebottom is the recipient of several awards for Infectious Diseases research from the National Institutes of Health and his professional affiliations include:
Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America
Member, Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society
Member, American Society for Microbiology
Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
Past President, Middlesex North Medical Society

Photo: (Top-L) Adult Female deer tick, adult female dog tick.
(Bottom-L) Adult female, adult male, and nymph lone star ticks.
Photo by: James Occi, MA, MS

Food Pantry Drive

Thank you to all that participated in the Food Drive.
The Chelmsford Women of Today sponsored their annual food drive at Market Basket, 288 Chelmsford Street, on Saturday, June 14th from 9 am to 3 pm to benefit the Chelmsford Community Exchange Food Pantry.

At the door, shoppers were given a suggested shopping list, asked to purchase as many items as they wish and then, simply drop the items off with our volunteers at the store exit. All items collected were delivered to the Food Pantry and any monetary donations collected were used to purchase Market Basket gift cards for the pantry.

Food Pantry Drive

Thank you to all that participated in the Food Drive.
The Chelmsford Women of Today sponsored their annual food drive at Market Basket, 288 Chelmsford Street, on Saturday, June 14th from 9 am to 3 pm to benefit the Chelmsford Community Exchange Food Pantry.

At the door, shoppers were given a suggested shopping list, asked to purchase as many items as they wish and then, simply drop the items off with our volunteers at the store exit. All items collected were delivered to the Food Pantry and any monetary donations collected were used to purchase Market Basket gift cards for the pantry.

4th Annual Bowlathon a GREAT SUCCESS!

We held our 4th Annual “Spare the Violence” Bowl-a-thon to promote domestic violence awareness on Sunday, March 30,2014 at Brunswick Bowling Lanes. It was an afternoon full of fun, pizza, prizes and drawings while raising funds for programs to end domestic violence and other local charities.

The Chelmsford Women of Today thank our sponsors of this years event: The Galleria Day Spa, Brunswick Zone, Bertucci, the Brickhouse Pizza, the British Beer Company, Chilis, Crosby’s Market, Donlan’s Market, the European, Frozurt, the Grill 110, Malas Motor’s, Moe’s, Panera Bread, Princeton Station, Rufina’s, Sal’s Pizza and Karen Giraud of Tastefully Simple.

We would also like to thank our teams for making the event so successful, The Chelmsford Selectmen, Enterprise Bank, The Goodies, The Great Whazoos, The Hong & Kong, The Kayems Winners, The Lefts & Rights, Stars & Strikes and Suzie’s Strikers. Congratulations to Jason Thorne – Outstanding Bowler and Higest Fundraiser!

Don’t forget to sign up next year!