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

Old Home Day
Sat Aug 19 @08:00AM - 05:00PM
AA Open Meeting
Sat Aug 19 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
"The Howling"
Sat Aug 19 @07:30PM - 10:00PM
Wendell Meditation Group
Sun Aug 20 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Aug 20 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon Aug 21 @08:00PM -
Assessors Meeting
Wed Aug 23 @06:30PM -
Selectboard
Wed Aug 23 @07:00PM -
Energy Committee
Thu Aug 24 @07:00PM - 08:30PM
Road Commissioners
Tue Sep 05 @06:30PM -

Old Home Day 2009

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