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Merrimack Valley

May 6, 2013

Rotary's Interact Club will clean your car


Keep track of the pounds on bbbsfoundation.org or via Facebook and Twitter. Consider donating lightly worn clothing to the foundation.

Donations will be collected door to door in Salem on Monday, May 13. To schedule a free curbside pickup, call 1-800-483-5503 or email donate@bbbsfoundation.org. Donations are tax deductible.

Vendors soughtfor flea market

HAVERHILL — Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 471 Main St., invites vendors to participate in its 36th annual Spring Festival and Flea Market on June 8.

Each 12-by-12-foot space is offered from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for $20. Rain date is June 15. To reserve a space, call 603-382-7587.

Haverhill museum seeks tour guides

HAVERHILL — The Buttonwoods Museum/Haverhill Historical Society is looking for volunteer tour guides to conduct tours and staff the visitor center for the tourist season, May through October.

From a historic site overlooking the Merrimack River, the Buttonwoods tells the story of life in the Merrimack Valley from Native American Indian settlements through today. The museum includes three historic structures — the Duncan House, the John Ward House and the Daniel Hunkins Shoe Shop. The museum is looking for volunteers to commit to two to four hours per week on weekdays. Training will be provided.

This year, the museum has a special need for tour guides between Aug. 24 and Oct. 6 during the Smithsonian Institute’s exhibit “The Way We Worked.” The Buttonwoods will have a need for a few guides with weekend availability. More information is available from Jan Williams at 978-374-4626 or jwilliams@haverhillhistory.org.

Diabetic foot exams discussed in Haverhill

HAVERHILL — The Importance of Comprehensive Diabetic Foot Exams, a medical Meet the Expert seminar with Podiatrist/Podiatric Surgeon David Greenblott, DPM will be tomorrow from 6 to 7 p.m. in Merrimack Valley Hospital’s first floor auditorium, 140 Lincoln Ave.

Greenblott will discuss sural nerve conduction studies, vascular testing for peripheral artery disease, the role of a thorough gait exam and gait scan testing, and types of shoes for diabetic foot care. Free and open to the public. Registration is required. One contact hour in nursing awarded at the end of the presentation. For more information or to register contact Jean at 978-420-1168 or jean.macdougall-tattan@steward.org.

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