1st Annual Wood Duck Derby

Get ready for The 1st Annual Wood Duck Derby, sponsored by the NCL and Mass Audubon's Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary!  The event will take place during Stony Brook's Fall Fair on September 20, 2014 at 3:30 pm 


 

Wood Ducks (aka Rubber ducks), which have been adopted by supporters of the fundraiser, will splash into the Stony Brook pond and race downstream towards the finish line to win great prizes for their adoptive parents.


 

Supporters of the event can adopt a single duck for $5, a Quack Pack (5 for $20) or a Flock of Ducks (25 for $100) for a chance to win.  For complete event details and to adopt a duck, please go to www.norfolkducks.com.




Kick-Off Cocktail Party!


The summer is coming to an end

It's time to see old friends (and make some new ones too)!

Start the fall off right

Come out for kick-off night!!



When:Thursday, September 25th
Time:    7:30 - 9:30 pm
 Where: 4 Bristol Pond Drive 
(Marshall Street to Mallard)
The home of Pauline Sevigny

 

Ladies, please join us for some cocktails, food, fun and announcements about upcoming NCL events.  We also look forward to meeting new NCL members!

 

...and if you're feeling lucky, there will be a 50/50 raffle!

RSVP Dayna Kane/Pauline Sevigny

                           

   hospitality@norfolkcommunityleague.org

  

***Please bring a favorite drink or an appetizer, salty or sweet!



 Fall Hayride: Family Fun!

 

Kick off the fall with family fun at the farm!


Ward’s Berry Farm,

614 South Main Street, Sharon on

Saturday, October 4th, 3:00 pm (Arrive at 2:40)


 Please join us for a scenic hayride, pumpkin picking and feeding some barnyard friends. The picnic area will also be available, whether you choose to pack a snack/lunch or try the market's delicious offerings. Be sure to bring your camera to capture those festive photos!


Please arrive 20 minutes early so that

the hayride can begin promptly at 3 pm.

 

Cost for the event is $10.00 per child,

which includes hayride and 1 pumpkin to bring home.

Adults and children 12 months or younger ride free! 
 
Tickets can be purchased via Paypal (see link below) or by check. Please make your check payable to "NCL Family Hayride" and mail to: Norfolk Community League, P.O. Box 450, Norfolk, MA 02056.

Please make note as to how many total passengers whether adult or child. We will need total count of how many riders, paying or not. THANK YOU!


SPACE IS LIMITED 1ST COME 1ST SERVED! ACT FAST, BUY TICKETS NOW!

Tickets





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GONE GIRL: By Gillian Flynn


You’ve read the book, now see the movie.  Join us for a ladies night out at Patriot Place Cinema de Lux in Foxboro to see the book Gone Girl come to life on the silver screen.  Before the movie starts, you’ll be treated to passed hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting, fortune telling and fabulous shopping with Stella & Dot and 31 Bags.


The details….


  • Date:  Thursday, October 9th

  • Time:  Pre-Party 6:30pm; Movie 7:30pm

  • Place:  Patriot Place Cinema de Lux, 24 Patriot Place, Foxborough

  • Price:  $35.00 which includes pre-party, seat in the Lux Level and $5.00 food voucher for food and drinks purchased while watching the movie



Tickets can be purchased via PayPal on-line at




Or you can send a check, made out to NCL Movie Night and mail it to:  

NCL, P.O. Box 450, Norfolk, MA 02056


SPACE IS LIMITED 1ST COME 1ST SERVE, SO BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!!!


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Gala 2015!

 

Well, it's that time...Planning the next Norfolk Community Gala!  The next gala is scheduled for March 2015



Last call for volunteers!  Our next Gala planning meeting is taking place on September 15th at 7:30pm at the library in the Community Room.  If you are interested in getting involved, please reach out to Melissa Dugas (mdugas2013@gmail.com) or Karen Courtney (kmcourtney@comcast.net).

We have a lot of great fundraising events planned for this year.  Be on the lookout for more information in the coming months!


Melissa Dugas and Karen Courtney are co-chairs. 

Melissa Dugas & Amanda Newell

Fundraising Co-Chairs

                                       14th Annual Haunted Train Ride


 

The annual Haunted Train Ride and Spooky Maze will be on 

Saturday October 18 at Holmes Fields on Myrtle Street.

The raindate is Saturday, October 25.

 

This annual event, co-sponsored by NCL and Norfolk Lions, has become the traditional kick-off for the Halloween season in Norfolk.


Geared towards kids from Kindergarten thru Middle School, the miniature train rides through the woods past many decorated and haunted scenes.  The Train Ride gets scarier as it get darker.  The Spooky Maze is another venue for the kids to enjoy!  There will be a concession stand and other activities while in line.

 

A true community event, the haunters are from groups within Norfolk and beyond.  Girl and Boy Scouts carve and decorate the pumpkins for the pumpkin patch.  Local teens help out throughout all phases of the event. 

 

The proceeds from the event will benefit worthy Norfolk causes through the work of NCL and the Lions.  In the past, the Haunted Train Ride has raised over $100,000 and benefited such causes as Stony Brook, the Norfolk Grange, Norfolk Schools, Norfolk Library, Santa Foundation, DARE, Norfolk Seniors, Norfolk Fire and Police, Norfolk Girls Softball, Norfolk Together and Norfolk Town Hill Walkways.

 

TICKET SALES

Tickets are limited to 1700 riders.  Tickets are sold in advance during September.  This year's sale dates are: Tues-Thurs Sept 16-18 from 3 to 7pm at the Norfolk Library.  Tickets are $6 each and entitle the bearer to one ride and one trip through the maze.  Tickets are non-refundable.  Stop by to get your tickets before they are gone!



Do you have any suggestions for this year's ride?  Feel free to contact us at hauntedtrainride@gmail.com, Tara Spellman at 508-380-1993, or Tracy Hilfrank at 508-541-2388.

 

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We have a lot of great fundraising events planned for this year.  Be on the lookout for more information in the coming months!

  • Fall Photo Shoot - October 18th
  • Comedy Night - November 14th
  • 3 gift cards fundraiser - Nov/Dec