Town Common Celebration sponsored by the Dudley Historical Commission

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On Saturday, August 12, 2017 a  day long celebration will begin at 11am at the Town Common on Center Road with a Civil War Living History Encampment.  Come by and see the  Union Camp from 11:00am to 3:00pm.  They will be demonstrating a Military Drill, Rifle Firing Demonstration and Portrayals of Camp Life.  All are welcome and open to the public.  Bring your picnic lunch and ask questions!!

At 3:30pm members of the 15th Massachusetts reenactors and Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War will be conducting a service commemorating the 155th anniversary of the death of Frank Corbin, a Dudley boy and member of the 15th Massachusetts Regiment, who was killed at the battle of Antietam in 1862.  This will take place at Corbin’s grave in Corbin Cemetery.  Afterwards the regiment will march to the Common. 

At 4:30pm the New Town Common monument and a monument to Dudley’s Civil War Soldiers incarcerated at Andersonville Prison in Georgia  will be dedicated. 

Finally, at 5:00pm there will be a free concert in the Black Tavern barn by the Grey Whisker Pickers, sponsored by the Dudley Cultural Council.  Great music!!

Recycling Center Stickers for 2017-2018

The Dudley Recycling Center located on Indian Road will be selling stickers for the upcoming year beginning July 25th.  You can purchase them anytime the Recycling Center is open as well as on the following Saturdays:   July 29th, August 5th and August 12th.  The cost for Dudley residents is $245.00/year, Seniors – $185.00/year and Non-Resident-$285.00/year.  Permits must be affixed to the windshield at the lower left corner of the vehicle.  The “Take it or Leave It”  shed is for permit holders ONLY. 

Hours of Operation:

Tuesday – 8am to 11:30am – 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Wednesday – 11am to 4:30pm – 5pm to 7pm

Thursday, 8am to 11:30am – 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Friday – CLOSED

Saturday – 8:00am to 3:30pm

CLOSED:  Sundays, Mondays, Fridays and Holidays.

For additional information please call 508-949-8022

Public Notice: Brochure Sponsorship Opportunity

The Dudley Economic Development Committee has been in the process of producing a brochure on the Town of Dudley. Originally started in 2014, The brochure is nearing completion.

In an effort for full transparency, the Dudley EDC is reopening sponsorship opportunities for this brochure due to the length of time the brochure has been under development.

The Brochure is designed as a marketing piece to attract businesses and new residents to the Town of Dudley.
It will be a glossy piece, approximately 29″ x 16″, folded into 4 sections.
Printed on Front and Back.
It is anticipated that a minimum of 2,500 Brochures will be printed in the first run.
In addition, the brochure will be placed on the Town Website under the Economic Development Section.
Estimated Completion and Distribution Date: September 2017

There will be a “Sponsors” panel on the brochure.
Such sponsorship panel will be equally split in size, between all sponsors.
Eg: If there are 4 sponsors, each sponsor will be allocated 25% of the available space for their logo or ad.
If there are 5 sponsors, each sponsor will be allocated 20% of the available space.

Only a maximum of 8 sponsors will be accepted.
If all 8 sponsorships are sold, the minimum ad size will come in at approximately .75″ x 3″ (Best Estimate)

Since the original sponsors contributed $500 for each sponsorship, all remaining sponsorships will also have a cost of $500 for new sponsors.

Currently, the Brochure has 2 Sponsors.  The deadline for Sponsorship requests is end of day –  July 18, 2017.

If you would like to become a sponsor of this brochure, or talk to a member concerning the brochure, please fill out the below form…
Thank You

Dudley Economic Development Committee

Sample of Brochure Layout