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November 22, 2012

Community calendar

Buttonwoods Opening Gala

The Opening Gala of the Festival of Trees is Friday, November 23 from 6 to 9 p.m. Regular viewing hours begin Saturday, November 24 and run through Sunday, December 9. Special events include Family Days with children’s activities, a visit from Santa and Senior Days. Please go to our website at www.haverhilllhistory.org for hours and the Schedule of Events. For more information email us at fot@haverhillhistory.org. The Buttonwoods Museum/Haverhill Historical Society is located at 240 Water Street, Haverhill.

Cookie Jar Bazaar

The Good Shepherd United Methodist Church at 471 Main St. will hold a Cookie Jar Bazaar on Saturday, November 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The annual fair features the popular Cookie Walk, home-baked goods, crafts and gift ideas. Luncheon will be available beginning at 11 a.m.

Free Community Skate

The Ice Skating Academy will hold a free community skate on Saturday, Nov. 24, from 3 to 4:50 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Skating Rink in Haverhill. The rink is located behind Haverhill High School, 137 Monument St. In lieu of admission, please bring donations of new winter apparel for those living in the Merrimack Valley and who are in need. The event will include music by a DJ, goodies and raffles. All items collected will be donated to a local charity

Landlords Guild Meeting

The Haverhill Landlords Guild meets Nov. 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sons of Italy, Victor Emanuel Lodge, 124 Washington St.

Guest speaker is Real Estate Attorney Michael McCarthy of Newburyport. All landlords, property managers or those who would like to own income-producing property are invited to attend. You do not have to be a member of the guild to attend. More information is available from Michael Schroth at 978-372-0023 or Dean Huston at 508-641-5410.

Senior Knitting and Craft Fair

The Council on Aging will host a senior knitting and craft fair Nov. 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. This fair will provide the perfect opportunity for knitters and crafters to sell their items and for holiday shoppers to purchase beautiful hand-made items. Seniors who are interested in selling their items or for more information contact Kathy Bresnahan (ext. 11) or Rita LaBella (ext. 16) at 978-374-2390.

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