EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

January 23, 2013

Shaheen staffer visits Salem, Windham today


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — A member of U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s staff will hold office hours today from 11 a.m. to noon in Salem at the Ingram Senior Center at 1 Sally Sweet Way and from 1 to 2 p.m. in Windham at 3 North Lowell St.

The staff member will be available to speak one-on-one with area residents who are seeking help with federal agencies on issues such as veterans’ benefits, federal taxes, housing, immigration and Social Security.

All area residents are encouraged to attend. For more information on the services available, or if you have any questions, call 647-7500.

Snowshoe under the moonlight Saturday

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Conservation Commission is planning two Moonlight Snowshoeing trips this winter. If there is no snow, we will walk as long as there is moonlight.

On Saturday, starting at 7 p.m., Joe Milardo will lead a trip from the Golden Meadow trailhead. The walk will be about 90 minutes.

On Saturday, Feb. 2, starting at 7 p.m., David Treat will lead a trip from the West Road parking lot. The walk will be about 90 minutes. Cross-country skiers are welcome to join.

If you have any questions, contact Linda Ross at LMGRoss49@yahoo.com or 329-6135.

Enjoy free pancakes, register to play

NEWTON — The Newton Baseball Softball Association is gearing up for player registration and a pancake breakfast Saturday, Feb. 2, from 9 a.m. to noon At Sanborn Regional High School. The association is not affiliated with the school district.

Register, get important league information, and enjoy a free pancake breakfast. Additional registrations (without the free breakfast) will be at Town Hall on Feb. 7, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Feb. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon.

Additional league information is available at NewtonBSA.com.

Church seeks penny sale donations

EAST HAMPSTEAD — East Hampstead Union Church is seeking donations from local businesses for the Annual Penny Sale, benefiting the operating fund, to be held April 6 at the Vic Geary Center, 18 Greenough Road, Plaistow.

Gift certificates, gift baskets and unused merchandise are needed. If you can help, call 378-0683 or email ehuc@comcast.net.

School seeks game sponsors

NEWTON — The Memorial Elementary PTO is seeking local businesses interested in helping sponsor the Harlem Wizards’ appearance March 5.

It will be the Wizards against Sanborn staff members. Game time is 6:30 p.m. in the Sanborn Regional High School gym.

All proceeds from the game go directly to providing Memorial School students with enrichment programs and funds for field trip assistance.

Email Jen Klopotoski at jennstan21@msn.com or Karen Radjavitch at krad727@comcast.net with any questions regarding this event. All seats are general admission: $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Visit web.sau17.org/schools /memorial-elementary, click on PTO link. Tickets will also be available for purchase on the Harlem Wizards website.