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The Dispatch, June 15th

June 15th, 2021

Town of Peterborough - The Dispatch

Events Calendar: These are NOT Town organized events. Please click on the calendar posting on the Town’s website to find the organizer’s information. Thank You!

Want to catch some good music? Like to eat your lunch outdoors? Then catch the Listen & Lunch series in Depot Square Park. A list of musicians is available at 12 Pine and this offering runs every Thursday at noon until the end of September.

Are you more of an evening person? A series of Music in Park (Depot Square Park) will begin on Fridays starting July 9th at 4pm. This is a family friendly opportunity to hear great music and will run through August 13th.

And don’t forget: The 5th annual Art Walk will be in Depot and Putnam parks the weekend of July 3rd, rain date Sunday July 4th.


Peterborough Town Library is hosting story time at the Community Center! Join us every Tuesday at 10:30am for outdoor stories and a take-home craft. Please register to be sure we have enough crafts and bring a blanket for the family to sit on!
Looking for your next family read? PTL has a new podcast!! Lisa and Aimee have launched “Listen First,” a podcast featuring the first chapter of awesome books to read aloud or for kids to enjoy. Download it wherever you download podcasts or find it here:

Have you heard the news? We are opening for browsing in-person beginning July 6th. Stock up on books! We will be closing August 1st while we move back to the completed new library and plan for the Grand Opening on September 12th! There will be no curbside services or library programs after August 1st.

 Town Clerk

The office will be CLOSED on Fridays during the summer months, beginning on Friday, June 4th and through the month August. The office will be open its regular 8:30am-4pm hours Monday – Thursday, except for July 5th when the Town Offices will be closed for the July 4th holiday.   For online transactions, visit the Town Clerk’s page:  HERE

 Tax Collector

Property tax bills will be due 7/1/21.  Reminder: payments can be made online, by mail or dropped in the drop slot as our office remains closed to the public. Pay online HERE

 Select Board

Beginning on June 1st, the Select Board will resume in-person meetings in the Select Board Meeting Room of the Peterborough Town House. All meetings will be live streamed on Comcast Channel 22, UStream and YouTube. Due to technical reasons, the meetings will no longer be live streamed on Facebook.


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