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April 24, 2014

DERRY BRIEFS


Derry News

---- — Learn how to save money on energy

Derry Public Library and Derry’s Energy/Environmental Advisory Committee host a free seminar on how to save on energy in the home. The event is Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to noon at the library.

Participants will learn about ways to save money by using simple and inexpensive methods in the home. Tom Minnon will lead the discussion and has more than 35 years experience in energy conservation and renewable energy. Preregistration is not required. Call 721-2994 for information.

Hazardous waste collection set

Residents of Londonderry and Derry can participate in a household hazardous waste collection event May 3 from 9 a.m. to noon at West Running Brook Middle School in Derry.

Materials including pesticides, cleaners, photo chemicals, poisons, pool chemicals, solvents, antifreeze, gasoline, oil-based paints, thinners and driveway sealer are among the items accepted. Items not accepted include batteries, latex paints, explosives, ammunition, used oil or infectious waste.

For information on the collection, visit derry-nh.org.

Genealogy Roundtable invites newcomers

The monthly meeting of the Genealogy Roundtable will be at Derry Public Library Tuesday, May 13, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room downstairs.

Meetings are informal and allow participants to discuss their research.

Everyone is welcome, regardless of level of experience.