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February 22, 2013

Frozen Shamrock 3-Mile Run postponed

The Frozen Shamrock 3-Mile Run scheduled for Sunday has been postponed to April 14 at 1 p.m. due to concerns for the weather. Organizers said that trying to stage a 1,000-person race in less than ideal weather conditions would not be in the best interest of anyone. Stay tuned in the weeks to come for updates to the Frozen Shamrock. Visit www.runthewildrover.com for updates.

Flea Market

The Ladies Philoptochos Society Elpis will hold an indoor flea market March 2 at the Holy Apostles Greek Orthodox Church, 154 Winter St. Doors open at 9 a.m and close at 3 p.m. Items for sale include furniture, clothing, glassware, books, jewelry, knick knacks and other bargains. Greek pastry will be for sale along with refreshments. Tables are available for rent and can be reserved by calling 978-374-8887 or 978-373-3311. The Ladies Philoptochos Society Elpis is a nonprofit organization of the church. Proceeds from this event support various charities.

Haverhill Train Show is March 10

The Haverhill Train Show will be March 10 at Haverhill High School, 137 Monument St. Model and toy trains of different sizes will be operating on several displays. Dealers will have train related books, photos, models and toys. The show is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Since 1983, the train show has run every two years with proceeds supporting the Haverhill High School band. Admission is $5 for adults, $1 for children ages 6 to 12 and free for children under 6. Band members, parents, both current and alumni who can help with the show are asked to contact John Muise at 978-373-0704.

Nutrition and health presentation is Tuesday

Nutrition and Health, a senior lunch presentation with Primary Care Physician William Ingram, MD is March 5, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Merrimack Valley Hospital’s first floor auditorium. Ingram will talk about the importance of, and misconceptions about, nutrition and health, as well as what is myth and truth in herbal medicine. Cost of $5 includes presentation and full lunch. Menu includes Irish soup, corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, coffee, tea and Irish dessert cake. Registration is required. For more information or to register contact Katie at 978-521-8140. Merrimack Valley Hospital is located at 140 Lincoln Ave.

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