Programs & Events

Zombie Science

DATE: Thursday, October 30
TIME: 7-8:30pm

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Experiment with some rotting materials and see what happens in zombie science. Create a creepy coffin with voices from the undead. Make your own horror film using augmented reality. These hands-on activities connect to Tumblehome Learning’s Galactic Academy of Science’s new book, The Perilous Case of the Zombie Potion, and will be led by the author Pendred Noyce. Ages: 11 to 15. Fee: $20, book and activities included.

Pre-registration is required by October 24, space is limited. Books may be picked up before the class at the Science Discovery Museum’s admissions desk, 177 Main Street, Acton, MA. This class is co-sponsored by The Discovery Museums. Call 978-264-4200 x 19 if you have questions.

AB Teen Advanced Driver Classes

DATE: Sunday, November 23
TIME: 8am or 1pm
LOCATION: North Andover

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The date is set for the local In Control Advanced Teen Driver Training for Acton Boxborough Area Teens. Sign up today for a fall class to be held on Sunday November 23 (am or pm) at a special rate of $200 (save $150) thanks to the generosity of premier sponsors: Danny’s Place Youth Services and Acton Toyota of Littleton and community partners: AB PIP STEM, Acton Police Association and AB Coalition for Healthy Youth). Insurance discounts may apply.

In Control is a non-profit organization whose mission is to keep our teens and young adults safe on the road. Certified instructors at In Control teach teen crash prevention training & ‘Skid Control’ classes and safe ‘hands on’ driving techniques including how to control panic stops, navigate emergency lane changes, avoid tailgating accidents, handle a car in dangerous situations and guard against distracted driving. Parents are encouraged to accompany their teens.

Can’t make the November date? Acton-Boxborough teens can also save $75 on any half-day safe driver training classes during the year at the In Control training facility in North Andover (mention ‘ActBoxDay’ discount’ to receive the discount).

For more information about upcoming Acton-Boxborough area teen driving sessions or to Register for the Nov 23class at a special discount (spaces limited), Visit or call In Control Advanced Driver Training at 888-301-SAFE (7233).



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