Ivy Green Rebekah Lodge #36 will be hosting a Baby Shower/Tea to
benefit the Concord Hospital Family Health Center Infant Layette
Program on Sunday, June 5th at 2pm at the Epsom Public Library.
Items needed include baby clothing 0-6 months, onesies, pajamas,
bibs, toiletries, receiving blankets, sweaters, socks, etc.
Everyone is welcome to attend this worthwhile event. Tea
refreshments will be provided. Items may be dropped off at the
library if you can’t attend. Please call Vickie for more
information at 736-4707.
Evergreen Lodge #53 and American Legion Post #112 are sponsoring a
Fishing Derby on Saturday, June 4th from 8:30-11:30 am. This event
is free to youth ages 16 and under. Bring your favorite fishing pole
and bait. Some loaner poles and bait will be available. Prizes will
be given to the top 3 in each age group. Refreshments will be
available. Location is 251 Center Hill Road, watch for signs.
For more info call Gary Benner 736-4707.
MAY 30, 2016
Come and join us for our 2016 Memorial Day
Celebration at the American Legion Post #112. Time: 9:30 AM,
followed by a parade and refreshments.
On Wednesday, June 1 at 7:00 PM Helene Parenteau will be at the
Epsom Public Library speaking of “Spring Organizing and Downsizing.”
She has been a professional organizer for 34 years and will address,
with concrete methods and handouts, how to easily organize and
downsize. She’ll also discuss searching for current prices on EBay
and will have a question and answer period. This could be a
good time to “hoe out a little” before the hot summer weather
If you have a child under 3 or are
pregnant, Early Head Start will have openings soon! Fun activities,
information, support, and learning experiences are provided through
home visiting and play groups. Free for income eligible families.
Call us at 435-6611 to jump start your child’s learning.
If you have a 3 or 4 year old child, Head
Start has openings for the fall! We are a 5 day a week preschool
program that provides lots of fun and learning to prepare your child
for kindergarten. Breakfast and lunch are included. Free for income
eligible families. Please call Susan Ireland at 225-3295 for more
Busy week for us at the Pantry. A couple of food pick ups for
Ken and Armand, and then on Wednesday, we had our annual inspection
from the main Food Bank in Manchester. A lovely lady named Connie
Millville did the inspection and we passed with flying colors.
Whew! Between Liz and Ken, that vacumn cleaner was zipping
Now to our needs we could use some cereal and jams. I always
say anything you bring us is greatly appreciated.
Remember to always look out for your
neighbors and if you see someone in need, be sure and let either me
or Ken know. The Pantry phone number is 736-4024 and mine in
Until next time,
Epsom HealthCare Center ends Nursing Home Week with a bang!
The annual talent show was enjoyed by resident, families and staff.
Pictured above is Epsom HealthCare Center’s famous Jug Band! A
special thank you to Activities Director, Cindy Pickard, who along
with her whole department, went above and beyond to make this night
extra special for everyone!
Regional VNA Offers A Matter Of Balance In Epsom
Concord Regional VNA is offering an
eight-week falls prevention program “A Matter of Balance” that helps
adults view falls and the fear of falling as controllable, change
the environment to reduce fall risk factors, and exercise to
increase strength and balance. The program takes place on Wednesdays
beginning June 23 from 10 a.m. to Noon at Epsom Public Library, 1606
Dover Road in Epsom.
There is no fee to attend this program and space is limited. To
register, call (603) 224-4093 or (800) 924-8620, ext. 5815 or visit
A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns
About Falls/Volunteer Lay Leader Model © 2006. This program is based
on “Fear of Falling: A Matter of Balance” Copyright © 1995 Trustees
of Boston University: All rights reserved. Used and adapted by
permission of Boston University.