Rain Date for “Play Nice” Family Event Set for June 6

May 14, 2015

Looks like rain is forecast for Saturday’s Play Nice family event — outside music, food, beer tasting, games on Water Street near Nix’s. So the organizers have set Saturday, June 6, as the rain date. Mark your calendar now. Part of the proceeds will benefit Pennies for Poverty.

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Play Nice — Family-Friendly Event on May 16..food, games, beverages

May 4, 2015

Evolvement Music and NIXS Newburyport will present Play Nice, a spring family festival at 10 Center Street (corner of Water and Center Street) in Newburyport on May 16th from noon to 6 pm. The family-friendly event will feature live music, food, games, beverages, and fun. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Pennies […]

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Food donations picked up by USPS mail carriers on May 9

April 24, 2015

On Saturday, May 9, (and every second Saturday in May) the US Post Office letter carriers collect non-perishable food donations left by mailboxes and in post offices and deliver them to local community food banks, pantries and shelters. It is easy to donate food — just leave it by your mail box before your mail […]

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Local Poverty Matters Group to Address the Salvation Army’s Anti-Poverty Work

April 8, 2015

The Local Poverty Matters Study Group has invited Lt. Jeffrey Brunelle, Commanding Officer of the Newburyport Branch of the Salvation Army, to come and inform us about their extensive and comprehensive anti-poverty activities on Wednesday, May 6, from 7-8PM in the basement classroom of the First Religious Society Church, 26 Pleasant St., Newburyport. Lt. Brunelle […]

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