EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

March 14, 2013

Tick expert shares information in Sandown tonight


The Eagle-Tribune

---- — SANDOWN — Head to Town Hall tonight for a presentation and discussion on “The Biology, Life Cycle and Control Measures of the Tick.”

The Conservation Commission is hosting the event at 7 p.m., presented by Stanley Swier, who spent 34 years in pest management and landscape insects at the University of New Hampshire.

All are welcome. There is no charge.

‘Guys and Dolls’ opens tomorrow

KINGSTON — The Sanborn regional High School Drama Club presents “Guys and Dolls” tomorrow and Saturday at 7 p.m., and again Sunday at 2 p.m. in the school auditorium.

Tickets are $5 for students and seniors, $7 for adults, free for children under 5.

Monarchs player to read, sign autographs at Plaistow Library

PLAISTOW — A Manchester Monarchs hockey player will be at Plaistow Public Library on Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m.

The player, who hasn’t been named, will read “Z Is for Zamboni” and donate a team-autographed copy of the book to the library.

That will be followed by an autograph and question-and-answer sesstion. Registration is required; visit plaistowlibrary.com.

Refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Library.

The library is at 85 Main St.

Food drive Saturday in Plaistow

PLAISTOW —The Plaistow Lions Club hopes to fill the shelves at Holy Angels Food pantry. Members will hold a food drive Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon at Timberlane Plate Glass, 108 Main St.

The Lions will accept nonperishable food donations, all of which will go directly to the pantry.

Gear up for fishing season in Newton

NEWTON — Recycle fishing equipment Saturday at a Fisherman’s Shop and Swap, hosted by the Country Pond Fish & Game.

The event will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 82 Pond St. General admission is $3, free for those under 16.

An 8-foot table rents for $5 for anyone with items to sell.

Call Dick Tuite at 347-1373 or email marksman1953@yahoo.com.

Windham business workshop planned next week

WINDHAM — Michelle McManus, owner of Benchmark Office Systems, will lead a workshop, “Marketing on A Dime for Small Businesses,” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. March 21.

The workshop will be held at Windham Cooperative Kindergarten and Nursery School at 2 Industrial Drive.

RSVP to Laura Scott at lscott@windhamnewhampshire.com or call 432-3806 by March 19.

Deadline loomsfor scholarship applications

SALEM — The Salem Democratic Town Committee reminds high school seniors residing in Salem that the deadline to apply for their $500 college scholarship is March 29.

The Fran Brennan Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving graduating senior from Salem. Students graduating this year from any high school or home school program who will be attending a post-secondary institution in the fall is encouraged to apply.

The scholarship will be awarded based upon academic performance, extracurricular activities, financial need and a 500-word essay.

The scholarship winner will be announced at the Salem Democratic Committee’s Spring Breakfast May 11, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Triumphant Cross Lutheran Church in Salem. Proceeds support the scholarship fund.

Email FranBrennanScholarship@gmail.com or call Laurel Redden at 894-5931 for an application.

Plaistow Lions hold food drive Saturday

PLAISTOW —The Plaistow Lions Club hopes to fill the shelves at Holy Angels Food pantry. Members will hold a food drive Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon at Timberlane Plate Glass, 108 Main St.

The Lions will accept nonperishable food donations, all of which will go directly to the pantry.

Gear up for fishing season

NEWTON — Recycle fishing equipment Saturday at a Fisherman’s Shop and Swap, hosted by the Country Pond Fish & Game.

The event will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 82 Pond St. General admission is $3, free for those under 16.

An 8-foot table rents for $5 for anyone with items to sell.

Call Dick Tuite at 347-1373 or email marksman1953@yahoo.com.