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300th Anniversary Celebration Committee
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THE BOOKS HAVE ARRIVED!
Lexington 300th Anniversary Celebration Book
The 300th Anniversary Celebration Committee announces the availability of the publication
"We Are Lexington - Celebrating 300 Years"
A limited number of copies have been printed of this great year-in-review publication. Copies are now available for pickup and/or purchase!
Pre-paid orders of the book may be picked-up, and new books purchased, starting Tuesday, November 5th, at the Town Office Building - Town Clerk's Office - daily 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The following additional times and/or locations have been scheduled for book pickup and sale:
- Monday, Nov. 4th - 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Cary Memorial Building - Special Town Meeting
- Tuesday, Nov. 5th - Thursday, Nov. 7 - 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. - Town Clerk's Office
- Monday, Nov. 11th - Cary Memorial Building - 10:00 a.m. - Noon - Veteran's Day Celebration
- Friday, Dec. 6th - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Cary Memorial Library - Author's Night @ Holiday Lights Night
Books may be ordered online
Accepted online payment types:
Check Credit or
by mail - Order Form
Established by the Board of Selectmen in January 2007, the Lexington 300th
Anniversary Celebration Committee is charged to:
Assess public interest in pursuing a townwide celebration to commemorate the 300th year of Lexington's founding
Recommend a series of events to celebrate Lexington's tercentennial
Establish a non-profit corporation to raise necessary funds to support the events
- Oversee the implementation of the events
|'Ordered, That the aforesaid tract of land, known by the name of the North Precinct, in Cambridge, be henceforth made a separate and distinct Town, by the name of LEXINGTON, upon the articles and terms already agreed upon with the town of Cambridge, and the inhabitants of the said town of Lexington be entitled to have, exercise and enjoy, all such immunities, powers, and privileges, as other towns of this Province have and do by law use, exercise, and enjoy. 'And the constable of said precinct is hereby directed and empowered to notify and summon the inhabitants duly qualified for votes to assemble and meet together for the choosing of town officers.'
||Matthew Bridge, Captain William Reed, Lieutenant Francis Bowman,
Ensign Joseph Simonds, Deacon John Meriam
||James Wilson, John Mason
||Francis Bowman, William Munroe, Samuel Stearns
|Sealer of Weights
||Lieutenant Thomas Cutler, Thomas Blodgett, Samuel Whitmore