Recent Events

Friday, June 17, 2016 (All day)

Hosted by the Oxford Lions, this annual event will be held at the Pine Ridge Country Club in North Oxford, MA.  This event is always a lot of fun, complete with contests, raffles, prizes and a buffet dinner!  Please click on the links for a registration form and sponsor form. For questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 9am to Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 1pm

The Hot Heads Car Club of Oxford, MA, is hosting its 3rd Annual Benefit Car Show at Singletary Rod & Gun Club, 300 Sutton Avenue, Oxford, MA, (Exit 4 off Rt. 395). All proceeds from the event will be donated to The Barton Center!  Spectators are FREE! There is a $10 donation per car. This fun event includes a live DJ, food, awards, 50/50 raffle and table raffle. For more information, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Saturday, May 14, 2016 (All day)

Spectators and supporters, bring the family and come cheer on your favorite team as they compete for the Tournament Championship at Camp Joslin in a fun-filled day highlighted by opening ceremonies, home run derby, children's activities and more. You can support your favorite team in their fundraising efforts through FirstGiving by clicking here. We have fourteen teams competing for the championship this year! 

For questions or more information, please contact Lindsay Charest at 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email lindsay.charest@bartoncenter.org. Please click here for the SLAMDiabetes website.

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9am to Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 3pm

Spend the day getting Clara Barton Camp and Camp Joslin ready for the summer!  You choose which camp you would like to work at for the day.  Come for the full day or part of the day—any and all help greatly appreciated. This is a great way to earn your own camp fee or raise money for someone else!  Collect pledges from family and friends for each hour of work you donate to camp.  Please click here for registration.  Please click here for a pledge sheet.  Simplify your fundraising efforts by creating your own individual fundraising page. Just go to our event on FirstGiving, click on the green Fundraise button and follow the prompts to create your page.  If you have any questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.orgLunch is provided.

Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 2pm to Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 5pm

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Please join us at our 2nd Annual Spring Tasting! This fundraising event will raise money for our Campership Fund to help children with type 1 diabetes attend Barton camp programs. The event will take place at the beautiful, Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Uxbridge, MA. A variety of wine, beer, and liquor vendors will be available for tastings. There will be music, cash bar, light appetizers and a raffle! Please click here for more details and tickets or call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org. For sponsorship opportunities, please click here.

Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 2pm to Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 4pm

Thinking about attending summer camp?  This is your opportunity to come to camp to see what Barton summer camp programs are like at Clara Barton Camp, Camp Joslin, and Barton Day Camps!  Spend two hours enjoying a sample of camp life—this is a scheduled program that runs from 2 to 4 p.m.  You choose which camp program you would like to visit—Clara Barton Camp, Camp Joslin or the Barton Day Camp program.  Snacks and laughs are on the menu!  All participants must REGISTER to attend.  Please mail in the printable registration form or click here for online registration.

Saturday, March 19, 2016 (All day)

Registration begins at noon. Walkers start at 12:30 p.m. Runners start at 1 p.m.

Sign up for this annual four-mile sanctioned event!  All are welcome!  Recruit family and friends to walk or run with you to help raise money through pledges toward your summer camp fee or for the general campership fund.  This event is followed by a delicious buffet and an awards ceremony.  Click here to see photos from 2015.

Pre-register by March 4th and get a t-shirt.  Please click on the links for a Registration Form, Sponsor Form or Pledge Sheet.  You may also register online.  Simplify your fundraising efforts by creating your own individual fundraising page. Just go to our event on FirstGiving, click on the green Fundraise button and follow the prompts to create your page.  If you have any questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Sunday, February 28, 2016 (All day)

All friends, family and supporters of The Barton Center are invited to Buffalo Wild Wings at 476 Boston Turnpike in Shrewsbury on Sunday, February 28th for lunch, dinner or a snack. Present the certificate and Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 20% of your purchase to The Barton Center! The Bruins are playing at 6:30 that night, so it’s the perfect place to grab some dinner or a snack and watch the game!

Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 11am to Saturday, November 7, 2015 - 2pm

Unfortunately we did not receive enough interest in this event and had to cancel it. We encourage you to attend other special events throughout the year as a way to reconnect with other alumni.

New program designed with education, reconnection and support in mind! Family and friends are welcome. This fun day at Clara Barton Camp will feature a guest speaker, lunch & mingling and a campfire. There will be a children's activity during the guest speaker portion of the event. Please RSVP by filling out the attached form and returning with payment to The Barton Center. To register and pay with a credit card, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003. If you have any questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org. In 2016, there will be an Alumni Day at Camp Joslin.

Saturday, October 31, 2015 (All day)

The Lions Club of the Brookfields and The North Brookfield Youth Center present a fun 5-mile Road Race/Walk through scenic North Brookfield. The race begins and ends at the Brookfield Apple Orchard, 12 Lincoln Road, North Brookfield, MA. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with walkers leaving at 9:30 a.m. and runners beginning at 10 a.m. All proceeds from this event benefit Clara Barton Camp and the Diabetes Research Team at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester. For more information, please click here.  For online registration, please click here.

Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 6pm to Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 10pm

SAVE THE DATE and join us at the Penta Dining Hall at Camp Joslin in Charlton for our annual auction hosted by Clara Barton Camp and Camp Joslin alumni. The evening will feature both silent & live auctions, appetizers, dinner, desserts, and dancing. Please click here for more information. If you have questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 4pm to Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 8pm

Calling all Lions--this day is for you! Bring the entire family and spend a relaxing afternoon at Clara Barton Camp in North Oxford, MA. Join staff and campers for dinner and a campfire. This special thank you begins at 4 p.m. Please RSVP by calling 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 1pm

This tournament is presented by TransCanda’s Ocean State Power.   Enjoy a day of golf at the beautiful Crystal Lake Golf Club in Burrillville, Rhode Island.  Your day of golf includes a box lunch and barbecue dinner, prizes, raffles and more.  Please click on the links for the flyer with more information and the registration form.

Friday, June 19, 2015 - 9am to Friday, June 19, 2015 - 4pm

Hosted by the Oxford Lions, this annual event will be held at the Pine Ridge Country Club in North Oxford, MA.  This event is always a lot of fun, complete with contests, raffles, prizes and lunch!  Please click on the links for a registration form and sponsor form.  For questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org.

Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 9am to Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 1pm

The Hot Heads Car Club of Oxford, MA, is hosting its 2nd Annual Benefit Car Show at Singletary Rod & Gun Club, 300 Sutton Avenue, Oxford, MA, (Exit 4 off Rt. 395).  All proceeds from the event will be donated to The Barton Center!  Spectators are FREE!  The event includes a live DJ, 50/50 raffle and table raffle.  Please click here for more information.

Sunday, May 31, 2015 (All day)

Exciting news to share! Bret Michaels is coming to Indian Ranch in Webster, MA, on Sunday, May 31st for a special show hosted by Adrian and Teriann Krasinskas to support The Barton Center!  Special guest FireHouse will perform at 1:30 pm on the main stage and Barton employee Tom Racine’s band—Hero on Hold will be performing at 12:30 pm on the Corral Stage!  Proceeds from this event will benefit The Barton Center campership fund which helps economically disadvantaged children with type 1 diabetes attend our educational, recreational and support programs which inspire and empower.  Please click here for ticket information.

Saturday, May 16, 2015 (All day)

You don't want to miss this, come join the fun! Spectators and supporters, bring the family and come cheer on your favorite team as they compete for the Tournament Championship at Camp Joslin in a fun-filled day highlighted by opening ceremonies, home run derby, children’s activities and more. The event begins at 9 a.m. You can support your favorite team in their fundraising efforts through FirstGiving by clicking here. To sign up your team, please click here for a Registration Form. The team registration deadline is March 22nd. Please click here for a pledge sheet or do your team fundraising on FirstGiving. For questions or more information, please contact Lindsay Charest at 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email lindsay.charest@bartoncenter.org. Please click here for the SLAMDiabetes website. 

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9am to Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 3pm

Spend the day getting Clara Barton Camp and Camp Joslin ready for the summer!  You choose which camp you would like to work at for the day.  Come for the full day or part of the day—any and all help greatly appreciated. This is a great way to earn your own camp fee or raise money for someone else!  Collect pledges from family and friends for each hour of work you donate to camp.  Please click here for registration.  Please click here for a pledge sheet.  Simplify your fundraising efforts by creating your own individual fundraising page. Just go to our event on FirstGiving, click on the green Fundraise button and follow the prompts to create your page.  If you have any questions, please call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.orgLunch is provided.

There will be an American Red Cross Blood Drive in the Chabot Health and Education Center at 60 Clara Barton Road, North Oxford, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. during Spring Work Day.  To schedule an appointment please call 1-800-Red Cross or go to www.RedCrossBlood.org to schedule your appointment.
 

Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 2pm to Saturday, April 25, 2015 - 5pm

Please join us at our first ever Spring Tasting! This fundraising event will raise money for our Campership Fund to help children with type 1 diabetes attend Barton camp programs. The event will take place at the beautiful, Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Douglas, MA. A variety of wine, beer, and liquor vendors will be available for tastings. There will be music, cash bar, light appetizers and a raffle! Please click here for more details and tickets or call 508-987-2056, Ext. 2003 or email events@bartoncenter.org. For sponsorship opportunities, please click here.

Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 2pm to Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 4pm

Thinking about attending summer camp?  This is your opportunity to come to camp to see what Barton summer camp programs are like at Clara Barton Camp, Camp Joslin, and Barton Day Camps!  Spend two hours enjoying a sample of camp life—this is a scheduled program that runs from 2 to 4 p.m.  You choose which camp program you would like to visit—Clara Barton Camp, Camp Joslin or the Barton Day Camp program.  Snacks and laughs are on the menu!  All participants must REGISTER to attend.  Please mail in the printable registration form or click here for online registration.