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June 26, 2014

Christian musicians to perform at Hillstock 2014

Contemporary Christian bands and soloists will fill GAR Park with uplifting music and praise when New Life Christian Assembly of God presents “Hillstock 2014.”

The celebration is on Friday beginning at 7 p.m. in GAR Park with performances by Christian bands, including The Jesus Project, DMR Band, Kristen Hodge, and soloists and musicians from the church. Visitors are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs.

A show on Saturday at GAR Park is from noon to 5 p.m. and features live music, videos, dance teams, rap, Christian bands and soloists, a puppet show for kids, face painting, hair braiding, pony rides, dunk tank, snow cones, popcorn, hot dogs and drinks, all for free. The event includes free raffles for prizes such as bicycles, school backpacks, CDs and sports items.

Services on Sunday at New Life Christian Assembly are at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. and feature the Brockton Men’s Teen Challenge Choir.

Events conclude on Sunday at 12:30 p.m. at the church with an all church picnic on the church grounds.

IF YOU GO

What: The Hillstock 2014 event

When: Friday at GAR Park beginning at 7 p.m., Saturday at GAR Park from noon to 5 p.m., Sunday with services at New Life Christian Assembly of God at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. followed by a 12:30 p.m. picnic on the church grounds

More information: Call 978-373-1379, visit online at www.nlc-haverhill.com or go on Facebook

Here are other activities and events going on around Haverhill:

Evening of psychic readings and healing planned: Winnekenni Castle will host an evening of psychic readings on June 26 from 5 to 9:30 p.m., which is the new and earlier start time for this event.

Readers will be on hand inside the castle for appointments. The castle’s regular readers, Judith-Anne, Valeria, Fay Martin and newly joined psychic medium from Ireland, Colleen Costello, will welcome special guest reader of the month Terri Bessette, who will share her gift of reading both cards and runes (mystical stones).

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