Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 4:30 PM to 10:00 PM EDT
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Worcester Historical Museum 
30 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609

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Diane Laska-Nixon 
Worcester Historical Museum 
508-753-8278 ext. 107 


The Harvey Ball 2017

Thursday, October 5


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17th Annual Harvey Ball Smile Award to

Patty Eppinger

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Celebrate the significant work Patty Eppinger is doing for

Worcester and her dedication to education and children.  

                              She makes Worcester and Central Massachusetts smile!

4:30-6:30 PM: Smiles in the Street - family fun at an old fashioned block party on Elm Street between Chestnut and Linden.  Face painting, storytelling, music by Chuck and Mud, food trucks and more! Event is free and open to the public.

6:30-8:30 PM: Harvey Ball Reception in the Museum - with the presentation of the 17th Worcester Historical Museum Harvey Ball Smile Award to Patty Eppinger., delicious hors d'oeuvres by Struck Catering and a silent auction of Smily Faces as interpreted by some of the nation's hippest artists.  Valet parking available. Tickets are $75 per person, limited, on sale now and include the Post Reception Party!

8:30-10PM:  koOoLkOjAk Post-reception Party - with coffee, fun desserts, dancing in the street and entertainment by Worcester's own Kool Kojak (a.k.a. Allan Grigg).  Tickets are $25 per person Bring a friend and the second ticket is only $15. 

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Please note: tickets will not be printed/issued.  Your name(s) will be at Registration at the Museum's front desk.  Once you know your guest name(s), email dianelaska@worcesterhistory.net. Thank you.

If you would like assistance, please call 508-753-8278 ext. 107.