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CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION: Discusses shaken baby syndrome, among other forms of child abuse. Meets at Dracut House of Pizza, 1067 Lakeview Ave., Dracut. Call Richard, 978-996-2368.

DRACUT AMERICAN LEGION POST 315: Meets third Sat. each month (Sept.-June), 1 p.m. at 574 Broadway Road, Rte. 113. Former and active duty service people and new members welcome. For information, call 978-452-8800.

DRACUT EXCHANGE CLUB: Meets first and third Tues. each month, 7 p.m. at Dracut House of Pizza, 1067 Lakeview Ave., Dracut. Active in the prevention of child abuse, patriotism and student of the month in local schools. Guests welcome. Call 978-934-6990.

DRACUT GARDEN CLUB: Meets second Wed. each month 7:30 p.m. (April-Dec.) at Parker Memorial Library, 28 Arlington St.., Dracut. New members welcome. Call Donna Vallois, 978-937-7078 or email dracutgardenclub@gmail.com.