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Wakefield is a desirable suburban residential community situated in Middlesex County in eastern Massachusetts. The town is governed by a well informed public spirited citizenry interested in maintaining the natural beauty of the town as well as providing a high quality of services and facilities.

The town has diversification of industry and employment is high. The central business district along Main Street is home to banks, public buildings, specialty shops and professional offices.

Adding to the town’s attractiveness are its two lakes. They are Crystal Lake used as a water supply source and Lake Quannapowitt. This three mile lake is a popular area for skating and fishing, walking and jogging. Town residents confidently and proudly assert that Wakefield is a well managed community.

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Mystic Runners


When: Dec 31, 2015 9 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Thu, 31 Dec 2015 09 )
Holiday Craft Fair
Holiday Craft Fair is happening on 14 Nov 2015 at Elks Lodge Wakefield, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Gifts & Handicrafts industry.

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When: Nov 14, 2015 12 AM to Nov 14, 2015 12 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Nov 2015 00 )
Katie O'Brien


When: Mar 14, 2015 8 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Mar 2015 20 )
Craig LaGrassa
FUNDRAISER / LIVE MUSIC /DANCING/RAFFLES ETC.

When: Apr 4, 2015 9 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 04 Apr 2015 21 )
Early Intervention Strategies for Family Centered Care: A Practical Solution-based Guide Seminar
Early Intervention Strategies for Family Centered Care: A Practical Solution-based Guide Seminar is happening on 23 Mar 2015 at Sheraton Colonial North Boston Hotel Wakefield, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Medical & Pharmaceutical industry.

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When: Mar 23, 2015 12 AM to Mar 23, 2015 12 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00 )
With Banners Held High -+ The Hurriers

Time: 19:00
Price: 20
Room: Unity Works
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When: Mar 7, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 20 (Sat, 07 Mar 2015 00 )
Walk MS Wakefield 2015
Connect. Walk MS.

Join us for a 3-mile walk around Lake Quannapowitt starting from the common. There will be refreshments, a raffle, and t-shirts for walkers. Come walk, donate, and support this cause.

Walk MS connects people living with MS and those who care about them. It is an experience unlike any other - a day to come together, to celebrate the progress we've made and to show the power of our connections.

When you participate in Walk MS, the funds you raise give hope to the more than 21,000 individuals and theirfamilies affected by multiple sclerosis in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The dollars raised support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research. Every connection counts.

Forming a team is a great way to fundraise. Teams provide inspiration and competition for other participants, its contagious; it puts the fun in fundraising, plus the more the merrier!Join a teamorstart your own. All you need to do is get 4 or more people together, including one team captain, pick a team name and then register. Being a part of a team makes it easier and more fun to reach a fundraising goal so let's lace up and walk together to end MS!

Register now, connect with others and start fundraising today.

Minimum Fundraising Amount: $25

The primary goal of Walk MS is to raise funds to help people who have MS, and their families, through MS education, support, advocacy, services, and research. All walkers 12 years of age and older are asked to raise a minimum of $25. If you need help meeting your fundraising minimum prior to walk day, please contact the Chapter atWalkMSGNE@nmss.orgor 1-800-344-4867 opt 2.

Register now, connect with others and start fundraising today.

If you have any additional questions please contact Danielle Paonessa

Danielle.Paonessa@nmss.org



When: Jun 21, 2015 9 AM to Jun 21, 2015 2 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09 )
Weird Era All-Dayer with JAWS -+ Colour Of Spring

Time: 16:00
Price: 10
Room: The Hop
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When: May 24, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 10 (Sun, 24 May 2015 00 )
Walk MS Wakefield 2015
Connect. Walk MS. Join us for a 3-mile walk around Lake Quannapowitt starting from the common. There will be refreshments, a raffle, and t-shirts for walkers. Come walk, donate, and support this cause. Walk MS connects people living with MS and those who care about them. It is an experience unlike any other - a day to come together, to celebrate the progress we've made and to show the power of our connections. When you participate in Walk MS, the funds you raise give hope to the more than 21,000 individuals and their families affected by multiple sclerosis in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The dollars raised support life-changing programs and cutting-edge research. Every connection counts. Forming a team is a great way to fundraise. Teams provide inspiration and competition for other participants, its contagious; it puts the fun in fundraising, plus the more the merrier! Join a team or start your own. All you need to do is get 4 or more people together, including one team captain, pick a team name and then register. Being a part of a team makes it easier and more fun to reach a fundraising goal so let's lace up and walk together to end MS! Register now, connect with others and start fundraising today. Minimum Fundraising Amount: $25 The primary goal of Walk MS is to raise funds to help people who have MS, and their families, through MS education, support, advocacy, services, and research. All walkers 12 years of age and older are asked to raise a minimum of $25. If you need help meeting your fundraising minimum prior to walk day, please contact the Chapter at WalkMSGNE@nmss.org or 1-800-344-4867 opt 2. Register now, connect with others and start fundraising today. Register here: http://walkmam.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Walk/MAMWalkEvents?fr_id=25497&pg=entry Please reach out to Danielle Paonessa with any questions - danielle.paonessa@nmss.org

When: Jun 21, 2015 9 AM to Jun 21, 2015 2 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sun, 21 Jun 2015 09 )
MADD Dash


When: Apr 25, 2015 11 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: $30 (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11 )
Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan
Age Limit: All Ages

Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan



When: Apr 11, 2015 8 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: $20 (Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20 )
Introduction to Statistical Process Control and Process Capability
COURSE LOGISTICS

Instructors:Dave Treffs

Duration:This course takes place on 3 Wednesday eveningsfrom 6 pm to 9 pm.

NUMBER OF PARICIPANTS

ASQ Boston reserves the right to cancel the course if there are fewer than six registrants.The maximum class size is twelve.


INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

Dave Treffs is an ASQ Master Black Belt and Certified Quality Engineer. He has worked in aerospace for G-E, Perkin-Elmer, and Itek; in commercial products for Polaroid; as a consultant for Coppers & Lybrand and Rath & Strong; and as a Black Belt, Green Belt, and Executive Overview instructor for ASQ Headquarters. (He has taught over 25 BB and GB waves.) Currently, Dave is a principal at Treffs Associates, a breakthrough improvement practice.


COURSE OUTLINE

Session 1

  • SPC objectives
  • Components of a control chart
  • Data location and spread
  • Normal distribution
  • Central limit theorem
  • Shewharts control chartsthree-sigma limits
  • Estimating three-sigma limits
  • Control charts for variables data
  • Workshop: creating control charts for variables data

Session 2

  • Sort-run SPC (departure from nominal)
  • Rational sampling and subgrouping
  • Control charts for attribute data
  • Power functions for control charts
  • Workshop: creating control charts for attribute data

Session 3

  • Process capability, Cp
  • Process capability index, Cpk
  • Measurement of centering, Cpm
  • Six-sigma definitions
    • Short-term capability: Cp, and
    • Long-term capability: Pp and Ppk
    • Fraction defective using the standard normal distribution
    • Workshop
      • Calculating short and long-term capability
      • Calculating fraction defective



When: Mar 18, 2015 6 PM to Apr 1, 2015 9 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 198.00 true Member 198.00

297.00 true Non-Member 297.00

(Wed, 18 Mar 2015 18 )
Middlesex Concert Band Presents Music Made in America
Music Made in America, a celebration of music inspired by and created in America, will be presented by the Middlesex Concert Band on March 15, 2015, 3:00 p.m. at the Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational Technical School (the Voke), 100 Hemlock Rd., Wakefield, MA. From New Orleans jazz to Chicago blues, Hollywood hits to Broadway showstoppers, the rich cultural and natural landscapes of this country have inspired countless musicians and composers through the years. The Middlesex Concert Band weaves together an American tapestry of sound featuring works from several musical genres and composers in this exciting afternoon of music. Audience members will enjoy free refreshments and can try their luck in a raffle featuring more than a dozen themed gift baskets. Admission is $18 for adults, $15 for seniors and children under 12. For tickets and information, go to www.mcbconcertband.org. For questions about tickets, please contact the MCB box office at boxoffice@mcbconcertband.org (or 781-670-7662). The Middlesex Concert Band is a nonprofit community band based in Wakefield, Massachusetts.

When: Mar 15, 2015 3 PM to Mar 15, 2015 5 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: Admission is $18 for adults, $15 for seniors and children under 12. (Sun, 15 Mar 2015 15 )
Cosy Sheridan
Age Limit: All Ages

Cosy Sheridan



When: Apr 11, 2015 8 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20 )
Introduction to Design of Experiments
COURSE LOGISTICS

Instructors:Dave Treffs

Duration:This course takes place on 4 Monday eveningsfrom 6 pm to 9 pm.

NUMBER OF PARICIPANTS

ASQ Boston reserves the right to cancel the course if there are fewer than six registrants.The maximum class size is twelve.


INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

Dave Treffs is an ASQ Master Black Belt and Certified Quality Engineer. He has worked in aerospace for G-E, Perkin-Elmer, and Itek; in commercial products for Polaroid; as a consultant for Coppers & Lybrand and Rath & Strong; and as a Black Belt, Green Belt, and Executive Overview instructor for ASQ Headquarters. (He has taught over 25 BB and GB waves.) Currently, Dave is a principal at Treffs Associates, a breakthrough improvement practice.


COURSE OUTLINE

Session 1

  • Data location and spread
  • Normal distribution
  • Central limit theorem
  • Confidence intervals
  • Hypothesis tests of means
  • t distribution and degrees of freedom
  • Workshop

Session 2

  • One-way analysis of variance
  • F distribution and degrees of freedom
  • P-value
  • Workshop

Session 3

  • Two-level factorial designs
  • Saturated designs
  • Orthogonal contrasts
  • Factorial plots
    • Main effects plots
    • Interaction plots
    • Cube plots
  • Workshop

Session 4

  • Blocking
  • Prediction equations
  • Path of steepest accent/decent
  • Residual plots
  • Two-level fractional factorial designs
  • Workshop



When: Mar 9, 2015 6 PM to Mar 30, 2015 9 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 264.00 true Member 264.00

363.00 true Non-Member 363.00

(Mon, 09 Mar 2015 18 )
Joe Crookston
30 Anniversary BASH to Celebrate 30 years of LINDEN TREE CONCERTS!

When: May 30, 2015 7 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 30 May 2015 19 )
"Special Needs Children and Divorce"

"Special Needs Children and Divorce"


9:30 10:00 AM Meet and talk with other professionals Share ideas

Make new contacts Enjoy full buffet breakfast

10:00 11:30 AM Lecture and Discussion

Unique concerns are presented when a couple with a child with special needs decide to divorce. What implications are there for issues such as legal and physical custody as well as the childs education? Is there particular language that is needed in agreements to address these areas? Join us as an attorney who has extensive experience practicing in the areas of family law and special education discusses these and other issues that are raised when divorce impacts a child with special needs.

Speaker:

VANDA KHADEM, ESQ.:Vanda Marie Khadem has over 20 years experience representing clients in family law cases and special education matters. She is an experienced Mediator and Parent Coordinator and also serves as a Guardian ad Litem in cases involving children with special needs. She received her bachelors degree from Bryn Mawr College and her Juris Doctor from Suffolk University and also completed the mediation program at Harvard University.Ms. Khadem has been featured on New England Chronicle News and WUMB FM Radios Commonwealth Journal, WBUR and Exceptional Parent Magazine. Ms. Khadem was chosen as a recipient of the 2009 Distinguished Citizens Award presented by the Arc of Massachusetts for her contributions to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. She has been a presenter at MCLE and is the founder of Autism Higher Education Foundation.





When: Mar 19, 2015 9 AM to Mar 19, 2015 11 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 30.00 true Members through 3/13 30.00

40.00 true Non-Members through 3/13 40.00

35.00 true Members after 3/13 35.00

45.00 true Non-Members after 3/13 45.00

(Thu, 19 Mar 2015 09 )
The Twilight Sad

Time: 20:00
Price: 12
Entry: 18+
Room: The Hop
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When: Apr 24, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 12 (Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00 )
Osset Albion Festival -+ New Vinyl

Time: 18:00
Price: 5
Room: Osset Albion
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When: Jun 6, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 5 (Sat, 06 Jun 2015 00 )
Allusondrugs

Time: 19:00
Price: 6
Entry: 14+
Room: Warehouse 23
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When: Apr 5, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 6 (Sun, 05 Apr 2015 00 )
Headliner -+ King No-One

Time: 18:00
Room: The Hop
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When: Mar 27, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00 )
Unity Folk Festival -+ Pip Mountjoy

Time: 12:00
Room: Unity Works
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When: Mar 21, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00 )
NARCS

Time: 20:00
Room: The Hop
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When: Apr 17, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00 )
Wakefield -+ Heaven 17

Time: 19:30
Room: Warehouse 23
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When: Apr 10, 2015 12 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00 )

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