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November 14, 2012

Salem harpist performs with symphony this weekend


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — NASHUA — Crystal Napoli, a Salem High School junior, will perform Saturday with Symphony NH.

Napoli, the winner of the Manchester Community Music School’s 2012 Concerto Competition will perform in “Flying Colors” at 8 p.m. at Keefe Memorial Auditorium, 117 Elm St., Nashua.

She has been studying the harp for 10 years with Marilinda Garcia. She plays with the Manchester Community Music School’s Youth Symphony Orchestra, plays in pit orchestras and serves as the SHS marching band’s drum major.

She will perform Saint-Saens’ “Morceau de Concert” for harp and orchestra.

Ticket information is at symphonynh.org.

See Santa, check out the crafts

DERRY — Derry Village School is having its 36th annual Holiday Craft Fair Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

There will be more than 45 crafters, raffles, children’s games and activities.

Santa will there. There also will be refreshments, a bake sale and more.

The school is located at 28 S. Main St.

Windham Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving

WINDHAM — The Turkey Trot, benefitting Shepherd’s Food Pantry and other charities, will be at 9 a.m. Thanksgiving, Nov. 22.

Register at windhamturkeytrot.org. Email questions to WindhamTurkeyTrot@gmail.com.

Trustee of trust funds needed in Salem

SALEM — Selectmen are seeking candidates to serve as a member of the Trustees of the Trust Funds.

Anyone wishing to fill the vacancy until March 10, 2015, is asked to submit a letter of interest by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28. Trustees oversee town trust funds and capital reserve funds.

Selectmen are tentatively scheduled to interview candidates at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3. Applicants will receive notification of the interview date.

Letters of interest can be faxed to 603-890-2220 or mailed to: Board of Selectmen, Attn. Trustees of the Trust Funds Vacancy, Town of Salem, 33 Geremonty Drive, Salem NH 03079.

‘Completion College’ session set at library

SALEM — The American College of History and Legal Studies will host a free presentation, “Meet Salem’s ‘Completion’ College” on Tuesday at Kelley Public Library, 234 Main St.

The event runs from 2 to 5 p.m., but walk-ins are welcome anytime. Presentations will run intermittently, based on attendance.

Maureen Mooney, associate dean of the completion college, will lead the presentation and answer questions. All ages are welcome.

Seating is limited; RSVP to info@achls.org or call 458-5145.

Parents, help ready your child for school

SALEM — Salem Family Resources-Success By 6, in collaboration with the Salem School District, will host a “Ready, Set, Go!” school readiness workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 28, from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at 171 Zion Hill Road, in the Triumphant Cross Lutheran Church community center.

Speech and language pathologist Aida Koocher, from the Salem School District, will present fun and easy tips on early language learning at home that help children prepare for success when they enter school. She also will present guidelines for speech development and expectations in the early years.

Parents are their children’s first teachers, and experiences during the early years from birth to 5 years old build a strong foundation for life-long learning.

There is no cost to attend this workshop. Children are welcome. Childcare with fun activities will be available.

Email info@salemfamilyresources.org or call 898-5493.