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January 31, 2013

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The restaurant is teaming up with Rheebo and Boston Bakes for Breast Cancer to hold “High Heel Night,” a fundraiser for breast cancer research. The fun begins at 7 p.m. on Feb. 7 and features Mission Oak High Heel Martinis, raffles and a half-priced bar menu. Admission is $10 at door or join the Mission Oak VIP group on and get in free of charge.

Mission Oak Grill is located at 26 Green St., Newburyport.

Broussard and Creole Cowboys give Mardi Gras concert

The Belleville Roots Music Series continues on Friday, Feb. 8, with a Mardi Gras concert and dance.

Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys will present a mix of Creole classics and their own brand of contemporary Zydeco. The show begins at 8 p.m. at the Belleville Church, 300 High St., Newburyport.

Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 on the day of show. Admission for children age 12 and under is $10. Tickets are available at Dyno Records, 1 Middle St., Newburyport, at the Belleville Congregational Church office on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday mornings from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Belleville Thrift Shop on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. to noon, or via the church website at

Call for dancers

Local Sacred Circle dancers are also joining in the global One Billion Rising event on Valentine’s Day, along with other members of the Newburyport community.

Women and men are invited to participate in “The Dance of 100 Women,” a sacred circle dance and vigil on Feb. 14 from 5:15 to 7 p.m. in Newburyport.

Led by instructor Ellen Kennedy, participants will gather at the Masonic Hall on Green Street at 5:15 for a dance and blessing of the candles they will carry. The group will then walk from the hall down to Market Square where they will perform a circle dance and light the candles following a quiet moment of reflection. A vigil will continue until all of the candles burn out.

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