Portland St. Playground Edition
April 2014
"Friday Fun Night" 5/2--Benefits Playground
Playground Cleanup & Meeting 4/26
Playground Plan Gains Momentum
Help with a Click!
Cultural District Presentation
"Friday Fun Night" Playground Benefit 5/2
In support of the Portland Street Playground renovation, Haverhill YMCA is holding a benefit "Friday Fun Night" on May 2, 6-9 pm, for children in grades K-5 (parents are welcome too). A whole family can attend for just $20. For a packet of registration information, click here.
Or email the Haverhill YMCA to request additional information.  Checks to "Haverhill YMCA" can be dropped off at 81Winter Street.   
Cleanup and Community Meeting 4/26
During the City-Wide Cleanup on Saturday, April 26, Team Haverhill volunteers will be working at the Portland Street Playground site and surrounding area starting at 9 am. The location is Portland Street just below 5th Avenue. We will conduct an informal Community Meeting at the site at 11 am that morning, to provide updates on the renovation plan and a date for the "Community Build" day when the playground equipment will be installed. To let us know you will attend the Community Meeting, please click here. 
Playground Plan Gains Momentum
At our second Community Meeting on March 31, neighborhood residents of all ages met with Mayor Fiorentini and Team Haverhill volunteers to discuss planned improvements at the Portland Street Playground. Neighbors offered great ideas about ways to keep the facility safe and positive.  To view our recent press release click here.  To download our brochure for potential sponsors and donors, please click here.     
You Can Help with a Click!
You can help renovate the Portland Street Playground by sharing our new crowd-funding link with your social networks, school community, church, friends, and neighbors. Open the link by clicking here.  From that page you can hit the green "Donate" button to make a contribution of any size, or use the various "share" buttons to get the word out to others. Thank you!    
"Cultural District" Presentation April 14 

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On Monday April 14, at 7 pm, the regular Team Haverhill meeting will open with a guest presentation about the Cultural District.  Guests are welcome for to attend the Cultural District presentation (or whole meeting) at NECC Tech Center, TC 103.   
About Team Haverhill 
Team Haverhill is an independent, volunteer action group dedicated to making Haverhill a better place to live, learn, work and play. We pursue this purpose by fostering civic dialogue, organizing hands-on projects, 
creating a more informed public, and advocating for positive change. Most months of the year, we meet on the second Monday from 7-9 pm. See upper right-hand block for next meeting date and location. Anyone is welcome to attend a meeting. For more information about us, visit www.teamhaverhill.org.  Questions and comments can be emailed
to [email protected]


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