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July 17, 2014

Newburyport News in Brief

March for Alzheimer’s in the Homecoming Parade

Dale Ann and Dale Bob Eckert are looking for people to help bring awareness and support for the Alzheimer’s Association by marching with them in this year’s Yankee Homecoming Parade. No fundraising involved, no experience necessary. Enthusiasm and good walking shoes are all that is needed.

The parade is Sunday, Aug. 3 and runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. over a three-mile route. Rain or shine.

For more information contact Dale and Dale at 978-462-9979.

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research.

YWCA’s juggler act moved to tomorrow

The YWCA Summer Fun Series’ performance scheduled for today at 11 a.m. with comedian juggler “Lucky Bob” has been rescheduled and will now take place tomorrow, Friday, July 18 at 3 p.m.

The location is still set for the YWCA Children’s Center at 13½ Pond Street.

The event is free to the public but reservations are recommended by calling 978-465-9922, ext. 22.

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