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Living with Purpose

Tabor Academy will welcome motivational Speaker, Bobby Petrocelli to campus for our Saturday School Day on February 16.  The program will be livestreamed on our Facebook page starting at 8:30 AM. The day is planned to build on the themes of values, identity and purpose several of our campus speakers have shared with our students this year starting with the Graboys Leadership Symposium.

Petrocelli endured the loss of his wife when a drunk driver crashed into his home. Finding his voice and commitment to live after this freak accident helped him discover his purpose to help others live powerful lives through work as a professional speaker, author, educator, and coach. Through every encounter, Petrocelli seeks to help others to live with purpose, using their own values and identity as a guide. His zest for life and charismatic personality helps to spread his messages of self-love, choice, and the power of a strong foundation. His talks emphasize the reality that each of us matter, that we must be who we are and share our love and talent with the world in order to make a difference.

Petrocelli has worked with educational groups, community organizations, professional sports and collegiate teams, as well as corporations and medical groups. He has been featured on TV on MSNBC, Lifetime and the Family Channel and was awarded the prestigious Telly Award for his appearance on Overcoming Obstacles. He is the author of 18 motivational books such as You Matter, It Doesn't; 10 Seconds will Change your Life Forever; Triumph over Tragedy; and Unshakeable Character. Learn more at his website.

We look forward to welcoming Mr. Petrocelli, the cousin of Tabor’s Director of Counseling, Dan Petrocelli, for an uplifting morning. Small group activities designed to help students begin to uncover their purpose will follow his presentation. We hope this session will help propel students toward a better understanding of themselves and their power to positively impact the world around them.
The talk will be livestreamed on our Facebook page at 8:30AM on Saturday, February 16.

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Campus Events

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  • SSATS at Tabor

  • Community Weekend / Saturday School Day (Required)

    Come enjoy our famous holiday breakfast followed by a festive holiday concert! The concert is required and takes place in the Fireman Center for the Performing Arts in Hoyt Hall starting at 10:00 AM.
  • Required Winter Concert

    The Tabor Academy Instrumental Music Department invites you to a morning of music! The students in the String Ensemble and Wind Ensemble have been working hard to bring you music through the decades and from around the world. Works by Peter Warlock, Leroy Anderson, The Rolling Stones, Jim Curnow, Billie Eilish, Queen, the writers of “La La Land,” and an arrangement by our own Kyohei Tabata '20, make up the program for this year’s Winter Concert. Whether you listen from near or far, we hope you enjoy the concert.  
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Upcoming Alumni & Community Events

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  • Lessons & Carols

    Please join the Tabor Academy choristers for a traditional holiday concert of Christmas music on December 15 at 7:30 PM in Wickenden Chapel, 86 Spring Street, Marion, MA. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will be live-streamed on the Tabor Academy Facebook page.
    Wickenden Chapel
  • Sarasota, FL Reception

    Please join John Quirk, Head of School
    and hosts
    Mr. and Mrs. Lee Pokoik '63 GP '23
    for a cruising reception aboard the
    Marina Jack II
    2 Marina Plaza
    2:00pm. - 4:00pm
    (boarding promptly at 1:45pm) 
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  • #Tabor Time: Tabor Academy's 3rd annual Day of Giving!

    Tabor Academy’s 3rd annual Day of Giving!
    On February 25, 2020 we have 1,876 minutes to reach our goal of 1,000 donors & have an impact on Tabor students.

    To be 1 in 1,000:
    •Make a gift!
    •Follow #TaborTime on Social Media
    •Show your Tabor Pride
    •Challenge your classmates
    •Celebrate your time at Tabor
    •Have an immediate impact on Tabor’s students & faculty
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