Class ends with a Thanksgiving meal. Cost is $60 and pre-registration is required. For more information or to register visit www.carolynsfarmkitchen.com or call 978-994-1692. The school is at 115 Amesbury Line Road.
NECC professor offers Poetry workshop Nov. 4
Northern Essex English professor and Haverhill resident Ginger Hurajt will teach a one night poetry workshop titled “A Moment in Time” on Nov. 4 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Milhendler Room at the public library, 99 Main St.
This event is free and open to the public. There are 30 seats available.
Hurajt is a member of the NECC Poetry Group, a writing group that meets monthly and whose work was profiled in Parnassus, the college’s literary magazine. Her poetry workshop explores this medium using mindfulness and reflection. Participants should bring paper and a pen or pencil. This presentation is part of the college’s speakers’ bureau, which provides speakers free of charge to area nonprofits. For more information, contact Ernie Greenslade at 978-556-3862 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the presentation at the library, contact Sarah Moser at 978-373-1586 or email@example.com.
Circuit Breaker Program talk is Nov. 6
Brian Lynch from the Massachusetts Department of Revenue will discuss the Circuit Breaker Program on Nov. 6 at 10:30 a.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St.
This program is a state income tax credit for eligible Massachusetts residents age 65 and older who paid rent or real estate taxes during the year. Income restrictions are $53,000 for single and $80,000 for married taxpayers. Assets are not included in the calculation, however, a Massachusetts State Income Tax Form and a Circuit Breaker Schedule CB must be filed. To learn more about this program and to see if you qualify, contact Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.
Nov. 16 fundraiser will help victimof Scleroderma
GROVELAND — A fundraiser for Scott Collin, a lifelong local resident and employee of the Georgetown Water Department, will be held on Nov. 16 from 5 to 10 p.m. at the VFW Post Hall, 435 Andover St., Georgetown.