The Why Me organization was created (and is still managed today) by families who have had a child treated with cancer and wish to help other families who now face cancer. This deeply felt, personal perspective serves as a guiding light in delivering services that are essential, compassionate and life affirming. Since 1985, Why Me has provided direct support to more than 300 families, helping 252 Children overcome cancer - an unprecedented 84% Childhood Cancer Survivor Rate!
through the doors of Mendon Country Gift Barn and relive a time when
life moved a little slower. Where friendships were meant to be relished
and moments savored.
Visit New England’s most delightful
country gift shop and you’ll enjoy seasonal aromas from scented candles
wafting through our old-fashioned barn store. Appreciate gift finding
help from friendly employees. And discover unique country home décor
treasures in every nook and cranny.
The MendonTwin Drive-in was built in 1953 and opened on June 14, 1954. The drive-in has been in operation for 46 years. The current owners, Susan Swanson and Kathy Gorman have operated the drive-in since 1987. Sue and Kathy added a second screen in 1998, increasing the total capacity of the drive-in to 800 cars. Our projection booth is equipped with the latest in sound and picture technology, ensuring our customers the most pleasant movie experience. The sound is broadcasted over AM/FM stereo, either from your car radio or any portable stereo you wish to bring. Feel free to bring soft Frisbees, balls, etc.
Southwick’s is home to over 500 wild animals featuring more than 100 varied species, many of which are endangered. The Brewer family and its staff are dedicated to the preservation and conservation of all animals. The Southwick team’s mission: to provide an extensive zoological collection and educational facility for our visitors. We strive to promote an exciting environment for a positive family experience.
The Mendon Greenhouse is a full-service Florist, Gift shop, Greenhouse, Nursery, and Garden Center located at 9 Hastings Street (Route 16) in Mendon. They have served Mendon for over 11 years, and hope to earn your business.