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October 24, 2013

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Volunteers needed to help seniors: The Council on Aging is seeking volunteers to assist with its Brown Bag program, held on the first Tuesday of every month.

Volunteers are needed for about three hours from 8:45 to 11:30 a.m. There is also a need for drivers to provide transportation to doctor and hospital appointments through the NEET program.

Many senior citizens are no longer able to drive and have difficulty getting to appointments to area hospitals and doctors. If you can give a few hours a month to assist, contact Kathy Fairchild at NEET (Northern Essex Elder Transportation) 978-388-7474. Several additional volunteer opportunities are also available.

Bowling for health: Stay in shape by joining our bowling group which meets on Mondays at 11 a.m. at the newly renovated All Saints Bowling Center at 26 Broadway.

Newsletter: Be sure to pick up a copy of the newsletter, “The Voice,’’ for a complete listing of our activities and trips.

The Voice is available for viewing at www.ci.haverhill.ma.us or you can send your email address to rlabella@cityofhaverhill.com to receive a copy via email.

2013 trips: Several Council on Aging trips are coming up.

They are:

Nov. 13 – Liza and Judy Together Again, $79

Nov. 21 and 22 – White Mountain Hotel, $230

Dec. 31 – New Year’s Eve Day Party at Danversport Yacht Club, $79

Details on all trips and activities are available by contacting Kathy Bresnahan (ext 11) or Rita LaBella (ext 16) at 978-374-2390 or kbresnahan@cityofhaverhill.com.

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