Did you know Chelmsford has its very own TV station? It's true, and it's called Chelmsford TeleMedia – CTM for short.CTM is the public access cable station in town, funded by Comcast and Verizon cable subscribers. CTM cablecasts on Comcast channels 08, 22 and 99; Verizon FiOS channels 38, 37, and 36.
CTM brings you a wide range of locally-produced, public access programming. They also provide live coverage of local government like Selectmen, School Committee and other meetings. Plus, CTM's partnership with Chelmsford Public Schools brings you plenty of educational coverage, including LIVE events like CHS football, concerts, plays and more - produced with students from CHSTv.
Here's a little programming sample to shake up your winter blues – from last summer's Lowell Folkfest:
CTM wants to know more about how they can serve you better. Whether you're familiar with them or not, please take a minute or two to fill out their customer survey. You'll find it here:
Just for your time, you could win one of five $50 gift cards. Plus, it will provide CTM with valuable information on how to better serve the Chelmsford community.
Coming Attractions at the Chelmsford Center for the Arts…
Feb. 28 - Open Mic, ALL performers welcome! 6:30 sign up, 7:00 start.
Mar. 8 - CHS All-Sports Boosters Fundaiser, 2014 Wine & Jazz Fest, 7-10 pm Tickes at www.CHSBOOSTERS>ORG
Mar. 23 - PROM! Fashion Show, sponsored by Chantilly Place, Salon Reyna, and the CCA Student Arts Council. $5 at the Door or donation of a prom gown in good condition for donation to Belle of the Ball. 2:00 pm
Mar. 28 - Fourth Friday CCA Open Mic, ALL performers welcome! 6:30 sign up, 7:00 start. This month's feature: Lynn Feingold as the Tavern Wench.
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The CCA Gallery is curated by Mary Woodward and Rita Thompson. The Gallery Hours are Sundays 2-4 pm, Thursdays, 5:00-7:00 pm, the first Friday of the month is the opening of that month's show from 5:30-7:30 pm. The Gallery is also open by appointment and at intermission during performances in Veterans' Memorial Auditorium.
February 7 – March 23
Indulge with “Purple Passion”, an exhibit that features works in all media that share one thing in common, the color purple. Warm up during the chilly winter months with this luxurious hue.
April 4 – May 18
Back again this year…”Garden in the Gallery” It can’t be spring without a breath of fresh ART in the Gallery. Floral-inspired works of every kind will be blossoming.