Town of Wendell, Massachusetts

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Aerial view of the town center - Photo taken by Linda Hickman in 1996Total Area 32 square miles of land (and .22 square miles of water)

The Millers River runs along the entire northern boundary, separating Wendell from Erving. Other abutting towns are Montague, New Salem, Orange, Shutesbury, and Warwick.

The peaceful town center is built on a hill, falling away in all directions.

Latitude 42° 32" 54' N  Longitude 72° 23" 50' W

Population 860 Adults (2008)  Population Density 27 per square mile

Elevation 1,164 feet above sea level

Average temperature January: 18.8° Fahrenheit -- July: 69.3° Fahrenheit.

North Quabbin Chamber of Commerce writes:
"A drive through the mostly forested roads of Wendell reveals an eclectic range and style of homes, from the historic to the offbeat."



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Coming Events

Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Jun 25 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Jun 25 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Selectboard
Wed Jun 28 @07:00PM -
AA Open Meeting
Sat Jul 01 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Planning Board Meeting
Mon Jul 03 @07:00PM - 08:30PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Jul 03 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue Jul 04 @06:30PM -
Mahar Committee
Tue Jul 11 @07:00PM -
Library Trustees
Tue Jul 11 @07:00PM - 08:00PM
Energy Committee
Thu Jul 13 @07:00PM - 08:30PM

Old Home Day 2009

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