EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

November 5, 2013

Kuster staffers in Salem tomorrow

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — SALEM — Staff members from the office of Congresswoman Ann Kuster, D-N.H., will be available at Town Hall tomorrow from 2 to 4 p.m. to meet with residents who need help from federal agencies.

Town Hall is at 33 Geremonty Drive. For more information, call 226-1002.

Christmas Market opens tomorrow

EAST HAMPSTEAD —The Annual Christmas Market will be open tomorrow, Friday and Saturday, and again Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 14-16, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at East Hampstead Union Church, 225 E. Main St., Route 121A, just south of Route 111.

Items include handicrafts, angels, holiday decorations, pillows, collectibles, novelties, and gifts for pets.

A cookie walk, soup-and-sandwich luncheon, baked goods, and refreshments will be available throughout each day. Proceeds will benefit the Operating Fund of this historic church.

The Sandown Community “Giving Tree” will also be displayed at the fair to help local families make ends meet this holiday season. Help fulfill a child’s or senior’s gift request that has been hung on the tree. Return gifts to the church before Christmas.

The site is chair-lift accessible. Call 378-0683 or email ehuc@comcast.net.

Ham, bean supper cooking in Salem

SALEM — The Philathea Women’s Group of First Congregational Church will serve a ham and bean supper Saturday.

The dinner is from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tickets, available at the door, are $7 for adults and $3.50 for children 10 and under.

The meal will also include potato salad, coleslaw and pie. Proceeds benefit the group’s charity efforts.

The church is at 15 Lawrence Road. For more information, call 893-3421.

Veterans, there’s help available

HAMPSTEAD — Join Sarah Care, ServiceLink, Center for Life Management, Great Bay In-Home Therapy, Walgreens and Community Crossroads to welcome, recognize and provide important resources available to veterans and their families.

These organizations will have information regarding career counseling, Medicare enrollment, managed care and behavioral health as well as staff from the Veterans Service Office.

The event will be held Monday from noon to 2 p.m. at Sarah Care at Hampstead Commons (Route 111). Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, call Linda Steir at 329-4401.

Breakfast honors veterans in Atkinson

ATKINSON — Atkinson will be hosting a veterans’ breakfast at the Atkinson Community Center on Monday. If the renovation at the community center is not complete , it will be held at the Atkinson fire station.

Breakfast will be served at 9 a.m. for veterans, their friends and families.

There will then be a ceremony at 10 a.m. and the public is welcome to attend.

For more information, call 362-5531 or visit town-atkinsonnh.com.

Learn about anxiety in children

HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Academy will host Paul Foxman Tuesday for “The Worried Child: Recognizing Anxiety in Children and Youth and Helping Them Thrive.”

The presentation is open to the public. It will be held in the school gym from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Foxman is the founder and director of the Center for Anxiety Disorders in Burlington, Vt., and specializes in anxiety disorders in children and adults.

Hampstead Academy is at 320 E. Hampstead Road.