Depression Shortcuts: A Conversation on Goal Setting/Motivation @ NFI Family Resource Center of Lowell
Aug 21 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

This is a peer based workshop that will focus on learning how to prioritize and set goals with depression. Topics we’ll focus on include SMART goals, organizational tools, and the science behind developing new habits! We’ll also look at how the cycle of growth can ultimately help increase positive self-image and long-term motivation.

Raffle will be done at the conclusion of the workshop.

If you have any questions regarding Depression Shortcuts: A Conversation About Goal Setting and Motivation, please contact Tianna Guerra at 978-455-0701 ext. 208 or email at

CMAA Community Barbecue @ CMAA
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is a community barbecue event where people can come to have fun-filled time time free food, activities, and to learn more about what CMAA has to offer.

5th Annual Family Festival @ Shedd Park
Aug 25 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Every summer The Center for Hope and Healing, Inc. transforms Shedd Park into our own amusement park with games, water activities, live music, food, and raffles.

New this year!!! A wellness fair! Festival vendors will be unified by a common theme of wellness and we will host community fitness classes throughout the day.

Follow the social media buzz for the event with #CHHFamFest19

Ticket Pricing:

General Admission: $5 per person, same price for children and adults*
Family Ticket: $25 for your whole family!**
Group Tickets: Discounts are available for large groups, summer camps, and others. If you have a group of 10 or more, register with a group ticket and we’ll reach out to you!
All pre-sale tickets come with a bottle of cold water, it can be hot in August!

*Children under two years of age enter free

**The family ticket provides savings for families of 6 or more people

Check back for the community fitness schedule!

All event proceeds support survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones in our community.