Granite United Church will host Dad’s Fest 2014 over the Father’s Day weekend, June 16 and 17, to honor all the dads in area communities.
Granite United will welcome everyone to the event, whether they are a father or an influential male figure. The event will include crazy tattoos, fast cars, music, hot grills, and lots of food and refreshments. Granite United will have a unique service geared towards Father’s Day. Child Care will be provided, as it is every Sunday.
Services are available as follows: June 14 at 4 p.m. at 1 Sand Hill Road, Salem, N.H.; June 15 at 8:45, 10 and 11:30 a.m. at 1 Sand Hill Road, Salem, N.H., 10 and 11:30 a.m. at Haverhill High School, 137 Monument St.; 9:30 a.m. at 6 Chickering Road, Lawrence (Showcase Cinemas), and 11 a.m. at 2 Young Drive, Londonderry, N.H. (Tupelo Music Hall). More information is available from Erica Croteau at EricaJCroteau@gmail.com or 603-553-7255.
Community yard sale returns this weekend
The Rocks Village Memorial Association Inc. will bring back its popular community yard sale fundraiser tomorrow and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Hand Tub House, 1 River Road, located at the corner of East Main Street on the Haverhill side of the Rocks Village Bridge.
Hundreds of items that have been donated over the past few years in anticipation of the return of this event will be sold, including furniture, kitchen and household items, tools, toys, books, electronics, collectibles and other items.
Proceeds will go towards matching grants the Association received from the Methuen Festival of Trees, Essex Heritage Partnership Grant and the Massachusetts Historical Commission. Funding supports the ongoing preservation of the historic Hand Tub House, a circa 1840s fire station and community center. This event is organized by the nonprofit Rocks Village Memorial Association Inc. More information is available by calling 978-994-4628.