At 10 a.m. Saturday, Freshwater Farms will host a “Winter Damage Tree and Shrub Pruning” demonstration.
The summer market day will change from Wednesday to Friday, and will open June 21 from 3 to 7 p.m.
Seminar set for Windham on emergency readiness
WINDHAM — A free business seminar on “Emergency Preparedness for Small Businesses” will be held Thursday, April 18, at 6 p.m. at Windham Crossing Learning Center, 125 North Lowell Road.
Space is limited; RSVP to Laura Scott, community development director, by April 16 at 432-3806 or email@example.com.
MVPC presents Haverhill workshop
HAVERHILL — The Merrimack Valley Planning Commission will present a free workshop titled “Zoning and Permitting Tools for Developing Priority Development Areas” on Thursday, May 2 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. in Room 103A of the Hartleb Technology Center on the Haverhill campus of Northern Essex Community College, 100 Elliott St. The workshop will focus on the latest tools and techniques available to help Priority Development Areas (PDAs) develop into Smart Growth Centers.
The event will feature guest speakers from the MVPC, Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development and the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development Light refreshments will be served. Please register online at www.mvpc.org.
Armenian Martyrs’ Day April 28
NORTH ANDOVER — Music through the ages will be the focal point of a 98th memorial observance marking Armenian Martyrs’ Day April 28 in Merrimack Valley. The commemoration will take place at 3 p.m. in North Andover High School.
Titled, “Weaving Armenia’s Story Through Music,” the program will be enriched by three gifted New England soloists: soprano Knarik Nerkararyan, mezzo soprano Victoria Avetisyan and tenor Yeghishe Manucharyan, accompanied by pianist Levon Hovsepian. A memorial service will be concelebrated by pastors from different churches throughout Merrimack Valley, accompanied by a combined choir led by Paul Ketchoyian, accompanied by Arsen Russian. Admission is complimentary and open to the public. A reception will follow in the cafeteria.