Restaurant, salon, auto shop open for in-person services
The District Restaurant at Minuteman High School now accepting phone reservations for its traditional Thanksgiving buffet, set for Friday, Nov. 19.
The career technical education school’s student-run services -- which include a salon, automotive repair shop and preschool -- continue to welcome customers now that in-person services are fully resumed.
At District Restaurant
The District Restaurant will hold its traditional Thanksgiving buffet for the public on Nov. 19, from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Customers are required to make reservations by phone by calling 781-372-2985.
The cost is $10 per person. The menu features turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, squash, green beans, salad and rolls. Desserts include apple and pumpkin pie.
The District Restaurant is open for in-person dining by reservation every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. while school is in session. Phone reservations are required (call 781-372-2985.)
Masks are required indoors unless actively eating or drinking, per local mandate. Note the restaurant is closed Nov. 11 and 12 because of a holiday and an abbreviated school schedule.
In addition, the restaurant offers the Soup Group, a weekly to-go service in which customers can order soups, breads, and desserts each week. The online order form and menu is posted on Fridays at minuteman.org/restaurant. Customers pick up their food in their vehicles outside Minuteman High School on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
In addition, culinary arts students are preparing 150 Thanksgiving meals for people who are food insecure through a partnership with Food Link MA.
The Salon @ Minuteman
Students in Minuteman’s high school and adult evening cosmetology programs are taking reservations for hair, nail and skin care services at The Salon @ Minuteman in the daytime and evenings. You can view a list of services and prices at minuteman.org/salon.
Evening appointments are available Tuesday-Thursday from 4:30 to 8:45 p.m.. To make an evening appointment, call Minuteman Technical Institute at 781-861-7151.
Colonial Children’s Academy
Students in Minuteman’s early education and teaching program work alongside professional staff at Colonial Children’s Academy, a preschool for children ages 2.9 years to 5 years old. The preschool is at capacity for the current 2021-22 school year.
The Colonial Children’s Academy curriculum features STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) activities, outdoor and indoor recreation, music, literacy, and cooperative play. The Academy is located in a state-of-the-art childcare space with accompanying outdoor playground inside the new Minuteman building, which opened in 2019. For more information, visit minuteman.org/childcare.
This news announcement was published Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021.
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