St. Joseph School opening announced: St. Joseph School of All Saints Parish announced its schedule for the new school year as follows: Monday, Aug. 26, teacher in-service day; Tuesday, Aug. 27, teacher in-service day (regional); Wednesday, Aug. 28, kindergarten to grade eight report for a full day; Thursday, Aug. 29, full day of classes for kindergarten to grade eight; Monday, Sept. 2, Labor Day, no school; Tuesday, Sept. 3, kindergarten to grade eight classes resume; Wednesday, Sept. 4, Early Childhood Center classes begin. Parent meeting is at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. The school will hold an open house for grades one through eight on Monday, Aug. 26, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open house for pre-kindergarten and nursery is Tuesday, Sept. 3, from noon to 2:20 p.m. and from 5 to 6 p.m. All students should be in the "big school" by 8:05 a.m. School begins at 8:15 a.m. All students should arrive at the ECC by 8:15 a.m. as instruction time begins at 8:45 a.m.
Make Some Noise summer concert series: The Haverhill Cultural Council's Make Some Noise Concert Series continues with a performance by Analog Heart, acoustic alternative original rock with American Idol contestant Liz Bills on July 25 at 6 p.m. in downtown Columbus Park. Opening act is DeAngelis Studio of Music. All Make Some Noise performances are at Columbus Park on Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. until Aug. 15. In the event of rain, performances are at the Chit Chat Lounge on Washington Street. Weekly raffles feature prizes donated by local businesses. This year's series features youth groups from Be Imagine Music Studio, DeAngelis Studio of Music, and EJ Ouellette's Whole Music studio. Here is a schedule of upcoming concerts: Aug. 1, Rockspring, a bluegrass, pop, rock, alternate-folk and country band with opening act from DeAngelis Studio; Aug. 8, Division Tree, psychedelic grooves with opening act from Be Imagine Music Studio; Aug. 15, EJ Ouellette and Crazy Maggy performing originals and fiddle-driven rock with opening act from Whole Music’s Whole Soul. For more information, visit the Haverhill Cultural Council on Facebook, on twitter at @haverhill_cc or email firstname.lastname@example.org.