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June 4, 2013

Spring Festival and 36th annual flea market Saturday


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 471 Main St., will hold its Spring Festival and 36th annual flea market on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Coffee, doughnuts and lunch items will be available. This year’s event will feature a Kids Zone where shoppers can leave their children for supervised play and games. Rain date is June 15. More information is available by calling 603-382-7587.

Library to present summer reading socials

The public library will hold a variety of events starting this month and continuing through August as part of its Adult Summer Reading Social program.

An author event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Milhendler Room. Chat with local authors Dale Phillips and Vlad Vaslyn, who are part of the New England Horror Writers group and specialize in mystery, thriller, and supernatural works. They will read from their work, answer questions, and discuss their publishing process. All are welcome.

Solar Power Demystified will be June 10 at 7 p.m. in the Johnson Auditorium. Solar power guru Andrea DiGiovanni will speak about the current and future state of solar power and how it can benefit your life. All are welcome. Visit online at www.haverhillpl.org.

Greater Haverhill Job Fair June 12

Mayor James Fiorentini, in partnership with ValleyWorks Career Center and the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, will present the Greater Haverhill Job Fair on June 12 in Northern Essex Community College’s Hartleb Technology Center, 100 Elliot St.

The fair is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and there is free parking. Job seekers can meet with over 25 to 30 employer representatives from a variety of industries, including health services, patient and health care, administration, communication, construction, collections, customer service, education, engineering, finance, insurance, food service, machining, manufacturing, packaging and distribution, retail, remediation and transportation.

Event organizers say first impressions matter, and suggest attendees practice their 30-second introductions, dress neatly, have a clean appearance, bring multiple copies of their resumes and come prepared to complete job applications. Membership or pre-registration is not required. Career Center members are asked to bring their membership information for quicker entrance. Watch for updated employer listing and event details at www.valleyworks.cc.

Voter registration deadline looming

Tomorrow is the last day to register to vote in the special state election for U.S. Senate to be held on Tuesday, June 25.

The city clerk’s office in City Hall, 4 Summer St., will have extended hours, opening at 8 a.m. and closing at 8 p.m. for residents who want to register, change voting address or change party enrollment. United States citizens and Massachusetts residents who will be 18 on or before election day are eligible to register to vote. Those registering by mail-in registration forms must have those forms postmarked no later than June 5.

Pancake breakfast planned

The Greater Haverhill Breakfast Exchange Club will hold a pancake breakfast on Saturday, June 15 from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Sarah’s Place Adult Day Health, 180 Water St. This event is being held to raise funds to provide services to senior citizens in Greater Haverhill. Tickets are $15 for a family, $5 for adults and $3 for children. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Amy Anywyl at 978-374-2175 or Pati Fernandez at 978-946-1254.