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November 17, 2012

Church notes

Harvest Fair at East Parish church today

The Harvest Fair will be held today at East Parish United Methodist Church, Salisbury Square, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Craft tables, flea market, white elephant table, bake sale, lunch menu and snack bar will be offered. For more, call the church at 978-465-8940.

Tuckermans at 9 to perform tonight

The rockin’ a cappella of Tuckermans at 9 returns to the Bay State on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m. to perform at First Parish Church of Newbury, 20 High Road, Route 1A.

Called “T9” by fans, seven-voice Tuckermans at 9 performs contemporary a cappella versions of well-known pop, rock, blues and light jazz favorites, mostly from the 1960s to today.

Tickets are $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Call 978-465-5597 to reserve tickets. More info: and Tuckermans at 9 on Facebook.

Community invited for Thanksgiving dinner

Tomorrow, the Community United Methodist Church invites the community to attend a Thanksgiving dinner at the church. Dinner will be served at 1 p.m. to celebrate and give thanks for our neighbors and friends. Join us and share some turkey with all the fixings and, of course, some home-baked pies! All are welcome and deliveries will be made to those unable to attend. There is no charge for this meal, but call 978-462-0106 to make a reservation.

Thanksgiving Day church service

“Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands.” This psalm echoes the spirit of a special one-hour gratitude service to be held on Thanksgiving morning at 10 a.m. at the Newburyport Christian Science Church (22 Inn St.). The public service includes a reading of the president’s proclamation of Thanksgiving Day, hymns, a solo, Scriptural readings, selections from the Christian Science textbook and a time for expressions of gratitude from the congregation. Musical accompaniment and a special prelude and postlude will be provided by Robert Littlefield. All in the community are welcome.

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