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May 23, 2013

Whittier Birthplace to offer free admission

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Sessions are from 11 a.m. to noon at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. Karen DiPietro, a certified diabetes educator, will lead the workshop.

The program will be provided in groups, but each person will receive an individual session. All sessions are covered by Medicare. Topics include healthful eating, being active, blood sugar monitoring, medications, problem solving, reducing complications and health coping with diabetes.

To register or for more information, contact Mary Connolly, RN, at 979-374-2390, ext. 15.

YMCA Youth Summer Basketball League forming

The Haverhill YMCA will hold a Youth Summer Basketball League for children entering grades 1 to 8. Teams will meet once a week on weekday evenings at the Haverhill YMCA throughout a six week season that begins June 10. Register online at www.northshoreymca.org or at the front desk of the YMCA, 81 Winter St. More information is available from Clint Clay at clayc@northshoreymca.org.

Diabetes Self-Management Workshop offered

Home Health VNA will offer a six-week diabetes education workshop from Tuesday, June 11 to July 30. Sessions are from 11 a.m. to noon at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. Karen DiPietro, a certified diabetes educator, will lead the workshops. The program will be provided in groups, but each person will receive an individual session. All sessions are covered by Medicare. Topics include healthful eating, being active, blood sugar monitoring, medications, problem solving, reducing complications and health coping with diabetes.

To register or for more information, contact Mary Connolly, RN, at 979-374-2390, ext. 15.

Planning Commission announces new officers

The Merrimack Valley Planning Commission announced its newly elected officers for Fiscal Year 2014. They are as follows: Chairman, Richard Byers of North Andover; Vice Chairman, Robert Lavoie of Amesbury; Secretary, Ed Ramsdell of Newburyport; Treasurer: Robert Snow of Rowley; Assistant Treasurer, David Powell of Newbury.

More information is available from Nancy Lavallee at 978-374-0519. Visit online at http://mvpc.org.

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