EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

February 28, 2013

Writer to speak on regional food Saturday

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — DERRY — Writer and Lecturer Edie Clark will present “Baked Beans and Fried Clams” at Derry Public Library at 1 p.m. Saturday.

Sponsored by the New Hampshire Humanities Council, this program is free to the public.

This talk offers a celebration of these regional favorites, along with an examination of how contemporary life has distanced us from these classics.

The library is at 64 E. Broadway. Call 432-6140 for more information.

Woman’s Club scholarships available

WINDHAM — The Windham Woman’s Club has announced two scholarships are available through the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in New Hampshire. They include the federation and Arnold scholarships.

Applications are online at windhamwomansclub.com. Any New Hampshire senior is eligible.

The application deadline is April 1.

Winter carnival set at Nesmith Library

WINDHAM — Friends of the Library of Windham will host a winter carnival Saturday, March 8, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Nesmith Library, 8 Fellows Road.

A book fair also is taking place. For more information, call 432-7154.

Blood donors needed in Hampstead

HAMPSTEAD — The Knights of Columbus Council 9058 will sponsor a Red Cross blood drive Friday, March 8, from 1 to 6 p.m. at St. Anne’s Church on Emerson Avenue.

There is always a need for blood. For more information, call Pat Bracken at 329-4356.

Timberlane to host Health Fair

PLAISTOW — Timberlane Regional School District will hold its annual health and fitness fair Wednesday, March 13, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at Timberlane Regional High School.

There will informative booths on nutrition, concussion awareness, Lyme disease and much more. Parkland Medical Center will be at the fair with a da Vinci Surgical System for attendees of all ages to test drive.

The fair is free and open to the public.

Timberlane is located at 36 Greenough Drive.