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April 17, 2014

Annual Haverhill Goes Green Fair is this month


Documentary in Lawrence: The Northern Essex Community College White Fund series will present a screening of “The Prep School Negro” on May 5 from 8:45 to 10 a.m., at Lawrence High School, 70-72 North Parish Road, Lawrence, and from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence, 136 Water St.

This documentary recounts the experience of director and producer Andre’ Robert Lee and current-day minority students in elite prep schools followed by a question-and-answer session with Lee. For more information or to be notified of upcoming events in the White Fund Enlightenment Series, call 978-738-7403 or visit www.necc.mass.edu/whitefund.

Trivia night on tap: The Haverhill Foundation for Excellence in Education (HFEE) will host its annual Trivia Night at Maria’s Galleria on May 10.

Check-in begins at 6:30 p.m. and the competition begins at 7 p.m. Entry fee is $25 per person. Teams of two to eight members are required to register and pay the entry fee in advance by visiting online at www.HaverhillEducationFoundation.org or by calling 978-697-5620 for a registration form. First prize is $300, second prize is $100, and third prize is $50. A special Haverhill round offers a $50 prize.

The last Trivia Night event raised nearly $4,000 to help support education in the Haverhill Public Schools. HFEE is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization that supports programs and projects in the Haverhill Public Schools. The Haverhill High Model UN team, the Discovery Club after-school and summer program, the Robotics program as well as the annual District Parent Council Write Away Contest have received support from HFEE.

Trivia Night is sponsored by the Pentucket Bank, Haverhill Bank and the Haverhill Firefighters Union. Additional sponsor opportunities are available by contacting the foundation at hfee@comcast.net or 978-697-5620.

Author to visit public library: New York Times best-selling author Joe Hill will be at the public library on May 12 at 7 p.m. for Haverhill Reads.

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