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March 13, 2014

AROUND THE TOWNS

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Chester Community Food Pantry, open the fourth Saturday of each month at Congregational Church, 4 Chester St. Those in need of food assistance at other times may call the church office at 887-4799.

Around the Region

March 8

Hampstead Knights of Columbus’ Annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner, 5 p.m. at the Parish Hall. The evening features a performance by the Anne Murray Academy Dancers. The menu consists of corned beef, cabbage, carrots, potatoes, Irish soda bread, drinks and dessert. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for children. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. Meals will be available at the kitchen window for takeout beginning at 5 p.m. Call 329-6819 for tickets or more information.

March 14

23rd Annual Wild Irish Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. at the Radisson Hotel Nashua. The breakfast raises funds for adult education programs for the intellectually disabled adults that The PLUS Company serves in Nashua, Tewksbury and Lawrence, Mass. Includes the NH Police Association Pipes and Drum Band, guest speakers, raffle tickets for a chance to win a trip for two to Ireland and prizes. Raffle tickets are $5 each or three for $10. Tickets can be purchased from any Special Olympics’ PLUS Pride athlete, Wild Irish Breakfast committee member or at The PLUS Company, located at 19 Chestnut St., in Nashua. Raffle winners do not need to be present at the event. A limited number of seats are available for $85 per person as well as a few last minute sponsorship opportunities. To purchase tickets or raffle chances, email Cynthia at candreola@pluscompany.org or call 889-0652.

March 20

“Conversations: Poems of the Earth” — A Poetry Discussion Series, 6:30 p.m. at Rye Public Library, 581 Washington Road, Rye. With facilitating poet, Mimi White. For more information, call 964-8401 or visit ryepubliclibrary.org.

April 24

“Conversations: Poems of the Earth” — A Poetry Discussion Series, 6:30 p.m. at Rye Public Library, 581 Washington Road, Rye. With facilitating poet, Mimi White. For more information, call 964-8401 or visit ryepubliclibrary.org.

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