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July 4, 2013

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Annual golf tournament planned: The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Haverhill will hold its fifth annual golf tournament Aug. 5 at the Haverhill Country Club. A shotgun start is at 1 p.m. Special guest is Eric Lastowka, the RE/MAX World Long Drive Senior Champion. Tourney fees are $200 per player and $800 per foursome. Post-tourney dinner is $50 per person. Sponsorships and tee signs are available. The event will also include awards and a silent auction. For more information, contact Kathleen Pruett at 978-204-0620, 978-374-6171 or kpruett@haverhillbgc.org.

Soccer registration open: Online registration for the Fall 2013 In-Town soccer season is open until July 31. The program is for boys and girls ages 4 to 12. For more information or details on how to register your child, please visit www.haverhillyouthsoccer.org and click the registration tab or send email to registrar@haverhillyouthsoccer.org.

Volunteers needed for SHINE program: The SHINE (Serving the Health Information Needs of Elders) program is looking for Haverhill residents to help Medicare beneficiaries in the community understand the Medicare system. You can become a SHINE counselor and help Medicare beneficiaries understand their Medicare benefits and options. Learn how to simply explain Medicare and compare the costs and benefits of Medicare options. More information is available from Susan Cripps at 978-946-1374.

Nominate a Garden of the Month: The Haverhill Garden Club is seeking nominations for its Garden of the Month program. If you know someone who has an outstanding garden that could be the Garden of the Month for August, call 978-521-0872. The Haverhill Garden Club is a member of the National Garden Clubs Inc., New England Region, and the Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Northern District.

Woodcarving class resumes: The city’s Council on Aging has resumed its wood carving class on Fridays at 10 a.m. Students are taught by master carver Fred Arakelian. A carving kit of supplies is provided at a one-time-per-project charge of $18. Carving knives are loaned to participants for free. Course cost is $5 per class for an eight-week session. Registration is required for new students by calling Kathy Bresnahan (ext. 11) or Rita LaBella (ext. 16) at 978-374-2390.

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