EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

May 23, 2013

Stop at Kimball Library to say farewell to worker


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---- — ATKINSON—Linda Bourassa, technical services at Kimball Library, will retire after 15 years.

There’s a retirement party for her today from 2 to 3 p.m.

Stop by for slice of retirement cake and to wish Bourassa well and thank her for her years of service.

Danville town offices adjust hours

DANVILLE — The selectmen’s and assessor’s offices will observe summer hours and be closed to the public on Fridays from May 31 through Labor Day, Sept. 2. Hours Monday through Thursday will remain the same, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Crafters, artists sign up for Summerfest

HAMPSTEAD — Crafters and artists are encouraged to sign up for the upcoming St. Anne Summerfest on July 27 on the Hampstead Town Green.

Booths are open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities planned include a five-mile road race, a 5K fun walk, baking contest, kids’ games, food and bake sales, bounce tent, live entertainment, silent auction and raffles.

Spaces cost $40 for an uncovered space and $50 for a covered space. The application is online at saintannechurchnh.org or call Claire Manes at 642-3250.

Sign up now for golf lessons

PELHAM — Pelham Parks and Recreation is offering golf lessons for adults and youths at Windham Country Club, starting June 13.

The cost is $65 for youths, $95 for adults. Register online at webtrac.pelhamweb.com.

Call 635-2721 or email recreation@pelhamweb.com for more information.

Learn some garden history at library

SALEM —Kelley Library hosts Thomas Mickey, a certified Master Gardener and author of the recently published “America’s Romance with the English Garden,” on Wednesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Mickey will discuss the development of American gardening and the influence that 19th-century seed catalogs, which were colorfully illustrated with scenes of English-style gardens, had on it.

Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.

The library is at 234 Main St.