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February 1, 2013

Council on Aging plans BSO rehearsal trip


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — The Council on Aging will host a trip to Symphony Hall on May 2 for the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s morning rehearsal performance.

The rehearsal program will be conducted by Bernard Haitink and includes works by Brahms and Shubert. Bus will depart at 9 a.m and will return at approximately 2 p.m. Cost is $35 and seating is limited.

More information is available from Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.

Lions Club to hold Twisted Magic Show Feb. 10

The Haverhill Lions Club will hold a Twisted Magic Show Feb. 10 at the Elks Hall, 24 Summer St., from 1:30 to 3 p.m.

There will also be balloon twisting for children in attendance. A donation of $5 per person is requested and tickets will be available at the door.

More information is available by calling 978-372-8322. All proceeds benefit Lions Club charities.

The Haverhill Lions Club raises money for eye research, scholarships, eye exams and eyeglasses for those who cannot afford them. The club meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at Maria’s Restaurant, 83-85 Essex St., at 6:30 p.m.

Council on Aging to hold Valentine Party

The Council on Aging will hold a Valentine Day luncheon and dance Feb. 14 at 12:30 p.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. Music will be provided by A Goodtime DJ George Whitehouse.

Lunch is by the Chicken Connection. Tickets are $6 per person. More information is available from Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.

Comedy night to raise money for Hillie sports is March 8

The fifth annual Haverhill High School Comedy Night will be held March 8 at DiBurro’s function hall. Four top professional comedians will perform.

The event will feature a long list of raffle items as well as silent and live auction items.

All proceeds benefit the Haverhill High School Athletic Program.

Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased at the high school, 137 Monument St.

For more information or sponsorship opportunities, contact Athletic Director Tom O’Brien at 978-374-5732.

Craft fair is March 23

Riverside Memorial Church, 278 Groveland St., will hold its fourth annual Spring Fling Craft Fair March 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Event organizers are seeking crafters to participate in this event.

The fee is $30 for a 3- by 6-foot table with chairs. All proceeds support Riverside Memorial missions fund.

For more information contact Renee Cannon at 617-455-2792 or email to ms.renee1969@yahoo.com.

Application can be submitted online at http://thebusychickadees.com.

Space is limited and the church ran out of tables last year so please call early.