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November 28, 2012

Christmas at the Buttonwoods senior citizen day tomorrow

Tomorrow is senior citizens day at the 11th annual "Christmas at the Buttonwoods: A Festival of Trees."

Seniors receive a $1 discount off the regular $4 senior admission. General admission is $5 for adults. Admission is free for children age 13 and younger. The attraction is open tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Accordionist Paul Gosselin performs from noon to 1 p.m. A candlelight Buttonwoods Museum tour is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday is family day. Santa will visit from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Crafts with Lisa Sadd are from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday story time is from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Classic holiday movie time is from 3 to 4 p.m. The attraction will be open Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. For a complete schedule of events visit online at haverhillhistory.org.

Holiday bake sale planned

The Ladies Philoptochos Society Elpis of Holy Apostles Sts. Peter and Paul Church will have its annual holiday bake sale Dec. 23.

People wishing to preorder Greek pastries and tsourekia are asked to contact Valerie Gounaris at 978-478-7991 or val926@comcast.net. Available items include: Tsourekia (sweet bread) at $7 each, baklava at $3 each, kourambiedes (white powdered cookies) at $1 each, finikia (walnut cookies) at $ each, and koulourakia (braided cookies) at $3 for a bag of six and $6 for a bag of 12.

The ordering deadline is Dec. 1. Prepayments can be made by cash or a check payable to Ladies Philoptochos Society Elpis. Pickup dates are Dec. 22 and 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Greek Orthodox Church, 154 Winter St.. Proceeds will go to various charities, including the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund, the American Heart and Cancer societies, and a variety of social services. The Ladies Philoptochos Society Elpis is as nonprofit organization.

School holds spaghetti supper tomorrow

St. Joseph School of All Saints Parish will hold a spaghetti supper tomorrow from 5 to 7 p.m.

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