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April 2, 2013

Free breast cancer screenings tomorrow


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — LAWRENCE — Lawrence General Hospital will host free breast health screenings tomorrow in the South Pavilion from 2 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. For more information or to make an appointment, call 978-683-4000, ext. 8103.

Phillips Academy hosts concerts

ANDOVER — Phillips Academy will host two spring musical events this month. The events are sponsored by the Bernard and Mildred Kayden Fund.

On April 17, the men’s vocal ensemble Cantus will perform at 6:30 p.m. Time for Three will perform April 24 at 6:30 p.m. Both concerts will be held at the Cochran Chapel. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults. Phillips students attend free with school ID.

Talk on our National Parks is Thursday

Take a pictorial journey through America’s national parks with photographer and Gazette columnist Tom Vartabedian during a Life Long Learning program on Thursday, April 4 at 2 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center on Northern Essex Community College’s Haverhill Campus, 100 Elliott St. Come see vivid scenes of Yellowstone National Park with its wildlife and horticultural wonders, along with visits to Bryce, Zion and the Grand Canyon. The program, titled “America the Beautiful,” is open to the public. Life Long Learning is a program of lectures, study groups, and trips for adults. All programs are open to the public. For more information contact Charlene Boucher at 978-659-1225 or cboucher@necc.mass.edu.

NECC to host Electronic Recycling Drive April 16

Northern Essex Community College will host its fifth annual Electronics Recycling Drive April 16, rain or shine. This free electronics recycling event is open to the public and will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center parking lot on the Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St. ACT Secured Recycling of Lawrence will collect outdated personal computers, laptops, fax machines, cell phones, electronics, copiers, wires and cables. No televisions, projection screens, or household appliances will be accepted. This event is part of the college’s celebration of Environmental Awareness Month. Environmental Awareness events are sponsored by the Northern Essex Liberal Arts Revitalization Committee and the NECC libraries. For nmore information contact Linda Shea, director of library services, at 978-556-3423 or lshea@necc.mass.edu.

Benefit for Operation Comfort Warriorsis set for April 20

HAVERHILL —The American Legion Wilbur M. Comeau Post 4, 1314 Main St., will hold an Italian-style dinner and dance to benefit Operation Comfort Warriors April 20 from 7 to 11 p.m. Entertainment is by DJ Ron Souther and raffles will be held. Tickets are $20 each in advance only. The American Legion’s Operation Comfort Warriors was created to provide nonessential items that help wounded warriors in their recovery, but do not show up as a budget line on the federal government’s spread sheets. All of the OCW’s administrative and marketing costs are paid from Legion funds, with 100 percent of donations going to support these warriors. More information is available from Dave Mauro at 978-373-6885 or John Lenotte at JohnLdistrict8@verizon.net. Visit online at www.theamericanlegionhaverhillma.org.