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 Apr 30 @08:30AM - 09:30AM
AA Open Meeting
Sun Apr 30 @06:00PM - 07:00PM
Annual Town Election
Mon May 01 @12:00PM - 08:00PM
Planning Board Meeting
Mon May 01 @07:00PM - 08:30PM
Fire Department Committee
Mon May 01 @08:00PM -
Road Commissioners
Tue May 02 @06:30PM -
Gardening for Climate
Wed May 03 @07:00PM -
Selectboard
Wed May 03 @07:00PM -
Finance Committee
Wed May 03 @07:30PM -
AA Open Meeting
Sat May 06 @06:00PM - 07:00PM

Old Home Day 2009

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