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Items can be sent to What's Happening by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Photo attachments in JPEG format are also welcome; items can be sent to What's Happening by regular mail to: What's Happening, The Valley Dispatch, c/o Suzanne Dion, 491 Dutton St., Lowell, Mass., 01853.
PARKER LIBRARY: "Killer Stuff &Tons of Money: An Insider's Look at the World of Flea Markets, Antiques & Collecting," 6:30 p.m., Mon., March 25. M.G. Parker Memorial Library, 28 Arlington St., Dracut, 978-454-5474, www.dracutlibrary.org. Sponsored by the Friends of the Dracut Public Library.
NEW GREELEY SINGERS: Fifth annual Cabaret Fundraiser, 7 p.m. Sat., March 23, Sherburne Hall, 6 Village Green, Pelham, N.H. Music, refreshments, raffles. Tickets $15, $7 children 12 and under, in advance or at the door. Send check or money order to The New Greeley Singers, PO Box 99, Pelham, NH 03076. For more information call Helen (978) 453-9982, or email email@example.com.
SPECIAL NEEDS RESOURCE FAIR: Sat., April 27, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Harmony Hall, 1660 Lakeview Ave., Dracut. Hosted by the Dracut SEPAC. Featured resources will speech therapist, occupational/physical therapists, camps, gymnastics, and others. Updates will be made to the SEPAC website. The first 125 families to register and attend will receive a free tote bag. To register, go to
weebly.com/registration-for-resource-fair'>http://dracutspedpac.weebly.com/registration-for-resource-fair.html. To suggest additional resources for the contact list, email firstname.lastname@example.org the information so they can be added to the contact list.
50TH REUNION: Dracut High School, Class of 1953, Sat., Sept. 14, Long Meadow Country Club, 165 Havilah St. Lowell. $35 per person. RSVP with payment to Donna Quadros at 195 Trull Lane East Lowell, MA 01852. For information, contact Fred Brox at email@example.com or Cathy (Koutrobis) DeFabio at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BONE-BUILDERS PROGRAM: Developed in conjunction with Tufts University researchers; free classes held Mondays and Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m., Dracut Council On Aging, 951 Mammoth Road; classes focus on strength training, balance exercises, and education about osteoporosis and fall prevention; registration required; for more information, call Judy at 978-957-2611.
KIDS ADVENTURE FITNESS CLASS: Free class open to the community each Saturday, 10:45-11:45 a.m., for boys and girls ages 8-12 at Cleveland Health and Fitness, 17 Darrin Road, Dracut; space is limited; to register, call 978-957-8404.
BOY SCOUT TROOP 83: For boys 11-17 who like camping, boating, animal care, hiking, rock climbing, fishing, and a week of summer camp; meet Wednesday nights, 7-8:30, at Christ Church United, 10 Arlington St., Dracut; for more information, email Scoutmaster Grimard, email@example.com, http://troop83dracut.com, or on Facebook: Boyscout Troop Dracut.
DRACUT AMERICAN LEGION POST 315: Meets the third Saturday of the month, 1 p.m., 574 Broadway Road; new members welcome.
DRACUT COMMUNITY CHORUS: Rehearsals each Wednesday, 7-9 p.m., Dracut High School Music Room, Lakeview Avenue, Dracut; all adults welcome; no audition required; call 978-501-3016 for more information.
DRACUT COUNCIL ON AGING: Open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 951 Mammoth Road; group offers transportation to medical appointments, social services, outreach for the homebound; registered nurse on premesis Thursdays, 1:30-3:45 p.m.; for more information, call 978-957-2611.
DRACUT KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 4225: Meets the first Tuesday of the month; 7 p.m., Dracut Historical Society Building, Lakeview Avenue; new members welcome: for more information, 978-458-2667 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
DRACUT LIONS CLUB: Meets second and fourth Wednesday of the month; 6:30 p.m., Dracut House of Pizza, 1067 Lakeview Ave.; new members are always welcome; for more information, contact the Dracut Lions Club, P.O. Box 310, Dracut MA 01826.
DRACUT VFW POST 9307: Meets the third Saturday of the month,11:30 a.m., Dracut American Legion Post 315, Broadway Road; new members welcome.
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE: Meets the third Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Dracut American Legion Post 315, Broadway Road, Dracut; new members welcome.