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November 3, 2012

Church Notes


Merrimacport Youth Superbowl: Youth stay up all night beginning Friday, Nov. 16, through Saturday morning. The group will be leaving from Merrimac and attending the event in Providence, R.I. The evening begins with a hockey game, followed by Christian speaker and games on the ice until midnight. Then groups go to different venues through morning such as bowling, roller skating and climbing. All youth welcome in grades 6 to 12. Newcomers welcome.

Kids Live Big children’s ministry tomorrow at 11 a.m. during worship. Children learn about and experience God’s love through games, media, crafts and discussion. All children pre-K through sixth grade are welcome.

The church is located at 39 High St. (corner of River Road) in Merrimac. For more information, call 978-346-8989 or

Pilgrim Harvest and Holiday Fair Nov. 17

Pilgrim Congregational Church will hold its annual Pilgrim Harvest and Holiday Fair on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church at 27 Church St. in Merrimac. There will be things for all ages, including a children’s craft activity area, silent auction, cookie walk, baked goods, country store, faith items, handmade quilts, jewelry, linens, holiday gifts and the church’s Pilgrim Café with an extensive lunch and snack menu. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call the church office at 978-346-8400.

Holy Redeemer Holiday Fair Nov. 17

Holy Redeemer Parish of Merrimac and West Newbury will have a Holiday Fair on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the parish hall on Green Street in Merrimac. Gift baskets, nearly new items, handmade items, baked goods, candy will be featured. Raffles and silent auctions are also planned. Coffee and muffins will be available all morning and a lunch of homemade soups, chowders, hot dogs and beans, salads and rolls will be served at 11 a.m.

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