The Annual 4-H Cookie AND Candy Bar Sale is held during the month of
October. Several varieties are NOW available for only $3.75 per package.
Candy Bars are $1.00 each. Your support to the 4-H youth in your community
is greatly appreciated. If a 4-H member has not contacted you, please call
4-H leaders Pamela Clattenburg 269-3200, Pauline Wheeler 435-8752 , Mark
Riel 435-6346 or Corine Miller 435-8497.
The Missions Committee of the Barnstead Parade Congregational
Church will be holding their 29th Annual Fall Fair on Saturday,
November 7, 2009, at the Church on the Parade Grounds from 9 a.m. to
There will be craft items, Christmas Crafts, new items for the Bottom
Drawer and plants, as well as homemade donuts, cookies, pies, breads
and many other home baked goodies.
A luncheon of chowder or sandwiches, and coffee will be available.
This fair is to benefit our Mission Funds. Come join us and meet new and
Concord Hospital Center For Health Promotion is offering a
“Group Smoking Cessation Program” beginning Wednesday, October 28th
at 6:30 p.m. at the Pittsfield Community Center. This is a four
session program running each Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. through
November 18th. There is no fee. To register, please call 230-7300.
Celebrate the Gift of Life Thursday, October 29th from 3 to 8
p.m. and come to the Blood Drive at Pittsfield Elementary School.
The life you save, may be your own or that of a loved one.
Now that it is growing colder, you might want to curl up with a blanket and
a good book. Look in the Chichester Town Library for one of these mystery
titles: Cry in the Night by Colleen Cable, Cream Puff Murder by Joanne
Fluke, Oolong Dead by Laura Childs (if you like this one she has written
many others with tea in the title), and Case Histories by Kate Atkinson.
Maybe biography is more to your taste. You might want to read: Mrs. Astor
Regrets - The hidden betrayals of a family beyond reproach - by Meryl Gordon
or Here’s the Story - Surviving Marcia Brady and finding my true voice - by
The Old Home Day Committee will be meeting on Wednesday, October
28, at 7 p.m. at the Fire Station. If anyone has an idea for a theme
for Old Home Day 2010, please call Jaan Luikmil at 798-4987 or
e-mail Hannah West at email@example.com.
Cub Scout Pack #85 enjoyed a Sunday of selling pumpkins at
the Plunkett Farm on Bear Hill Rd. in Chichester. We would like to thank the
Plunketts for their generosity in donating proceeds from the sales to our
Chichester Massage Celebrates National Massage Therapy Awareness
Week With 3rd Annual Food Drive
National Massage Therapy Awareness Week is designed to raise public
awareness about the benefits of massage and encourages massage therapists to
sponsor events that support their local communities. Many of our area food
pantries are in need of assistance and Chichester Massage is sponsoring
their 3rd annual food drive to celebrate National Massage Therapy Awareness
Week Oct. 26-31, 2009. Urgently needed items include paper towels, toilet
paper, feminine hygiene products,
cleaning supplies, canned tuna, soups,
pastas/sauces, peanut butter, healthy cereals, and 100% juice boxes.
Fresh produce will also be accepted.
Chichester Massage will be offering free chair massages on Tuesday, Oct.
27 and Thurs., Oct. 29 from 5-7 p.m. with a monetary or food donation.
Donations will be accepted throughout the week at our office and those who
donate 5 or more items or $5 or more will receive a coupon for $10 off a
massage. All proceeds will go directly to local food pantries.
“Chair Massage allows us an opportunity to educate clients with a quick,
healthy way to relax. At the same time they can help support their
local community with a donation” says Amy Troy, owner of Chichester Massage.
“We had a wonderful turnout last year and we’re hoping to have even more
participation this year.”
This is a great way to help others and reward yourself with a savings on
your next massage. Please help us make this food drive a success. Thank you
for your support.
Chichester Massage is located in Chichester Commons on Route 4 in
Chichester. For more information please call 798-4669 or visit our website
National Massage Therapy Awareness Week is organized by the American
Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) and its members. The AMTA represents more
than 57,000 massage therapists throughout 51 Chapters in the US and in over
25 countries. AMTA works to establish massage therapy as integral to the
maintenance of good health and strongly encourages public service. For
more information visit www. amtamassage.org