Even DPW secretaries got a pat on the back for their phone skills with those who complained when plows hit mailboxes or left snow at the foot of driveways..
“Not everyone’s happy in a snowstorm,” Starkey said. “We have some very patient and accomplished secretaries (who listened to them).”
Seabrook’s school children are on vacation starting Monday, and the library has a number of event to keep them busy
Monday, from 10 a.m. to noon, children 8 and older can attend a sewing program, offering smocking and refreshments.
Tuesday, from 1 to 5 p.m. is Game Day, when board and Wii games will be out to play.
Wednesday at 2 p.m, Polar Bear Day commences, complete with movie and popcorn.
Thursday at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., kids can play Bingo for prizes.
Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. is Peanut Lovers day, when children can make peanut butter-based bird/animal feeders for outdoor friends.
This is also a good time to sign up for Story Times at the Seabrook Library, with the session that runs from March 4 through April 12. Parents should note that times and days have changed.
Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., is Babygarten for children up to 2 years of age.
Wednesday, 6 p.m., is Bedtime Stories for 3- to 5-year-olds.
Thursday, 10:30 a.m., is Story Time for 2- and 3-year-old toddlers.
Space is limited, so signing up early is advised. To do so, call 603-474-2044 and ask for Lisa Michaud, or email email@example.com.
Angeljean Chiaramida covers Seabrook for The Daily News. She can be reached at 978-462-6666, ext. 3271, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.