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October 29, 2012

Trick-or-treaters come calling Wednesday


Proposals should be received in the Planning Department at Salisbury Town Hall, 5 Beach Road no later than Tuesday. For more information, call 978-463-2266.


Local author and inspirational speaker Denise DeSimone, will be the guest speaker at a Friends of the Salisbury Public Library event on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m.

The public is welcome to to the event, and copies of DeSimone’s book, “From Stage IV to Center Stage,” are available at the front desk. of the Library.

The event is free and will be held at the Library, located on Salisbury Green in Salisbury Square.

And on Tuesday, Nov. 27, the Friends hold their next book discussion club meeting. This month’s book is Muriel Barbery’s “The Elegance of the Hedgehog.”

For more information, contact the library at 978-465-5071.


East Parish United Methodist Church at 8 Lafayette Road (Route 1) holds its Harvest Fair on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will have craft tables, a flea market with white elephant table and a bake sale. There’s even a lunch and snack menu.

Table space is still available for vendors, at a cost of one table for $20 or a discount of two tables for $30.

For more information, call the church at 978-465-8940.


Volunteers are needed at the Salisbury Hilton Senior Center. Individuals with a basic understanding of computers who would like to help teach computer skills to others are being sought. Teachers can make their own schedule.

Call Carol Dorman, at 978-462-2412 for more information.


Angeljean Chiaramida covers Salisbury for The Daily News. She can be reached at 978-462-6666, ext. 3271, or at

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