The Council on Aging announced that chair massages will be available at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St., on the first Tuesday of every month from 9 a.m. to noon.
Licensed massage therapist Susan Ploueffe offers senior pricing of $5 per session. This service is provided on a walk-in basis.
Community Action Inc. is offering a $1,000 Goldman Scholarship to an area resident who is enrolled in a full-time college or other post secondary program.
College students from Haverhill, Amesbury, Newburyport, Salisbury, Groveland, Georgetown, Boxford, Rowley, Newbury, West Newbury and Merrimac are eligible. The scholarship is named for the late Gerald Goldman, former executive director of Community Action Inc. Applications are available at Community Action Inc., 145 Essex St. Completed applications are due by March 1.
The selection of the scholarship winner will be decided by Goldman’s children and announced in April. Applications are also available online at www.communityactioninc.org. More information is available from Marge Hooper at 978-373-1971.
Chamber to host Caribbean-themed event March 1
The Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, with co-organizer Nunan Florist & Greenhouses, will host a “Caribbean Escape” event on March 1.
The tropical-themed event will run from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at Nunan’s greenhouse, 269 Central St., Georgetown, and is being held in partnership with exclusive sponsor Georgetown Savings Bank. Tickets are $25 per person or $40 for two and may be purchased by calling 978-373-5663 or by visiting www.HaverhillChamber.com.
Youth Baseball Clinic offered on March 2
Haverhill High School will host a Hillie Youth Baseball Clinic March 2 from 9 a.m. to noon at Trinity Stadium.
In case of inclement weather, the clinic will be held at Haverhill High, 137 Monument St. The clinic is for children ages 5 to 13 and will be led by Haverhill High coaches and student athletes. Cost is $25, or $20 if you sign up by Feb. 20. Checks, payable to HHS Baseball Boosters, can be sent to Haverhill Baseball, 137 Monument St., Haverhill, MA 01832. For more information, contact Athletic Director Tom O’Brien at 978-374-5732 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Haverhill Senior Baseball registration
Haverhill Senior Baseball will hold signups for anyone in the Haverhill area March 2, 9 and 16 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Haverhill YMCA, 81 Winter St.
The league has two divisions — one for players age 13 and the other for players ages 14 to 15. All home games will be played on a regulation 90-foot diamond on the JV Field behind Trinity Stadium. Applications are available online at haverhillseniorbaseball.com or by calling Larry O’Brien at 978-373-6982 or Dan Francescone at 978-807-5068.