Team Haverhill Update                          
September 18, 2014
Playground Celebration Today
Shoe-la-bration Events Start Tomorrow
Volunteer Expo Sept 28
Playground Celebration Today @ 4:30!
Today (Thursday) from 4:30-6:30 is the cookout and block party celebrating Portland Street Playground, which is almost finished. Sponsored by Team Haverhill and Haverhill Community Violence Prevention Coalition (HCVC). Neighborhood is invited, along with city leaders, volunteer groups and individual citizens who have supported the playground renovation in any way. Official remarks at 5:15 pm. Thank you to all who made this possible!
Shoe-la-bration Events Start Tomorrow!
Fri, Sept 19, 3-7 pm--Opening Reception for "Shoe-la-bration" Pop-Up Museum at City Hall.  The Pop-Up historical exhibit runs  until Oct 10 during regular City Hall business hours.  Opening reception is a free event; RSVP is helpful but optional.  Special feature: During the day Friday, from 11 am through 5 pm, Artisan Shoe-Maker Molly Grant will demonstrate cordwaining on the hour.

Sun, Sept 21, 3-5 pm--Artists' Reception for "Shoe-la-bration" Art Show at Buttonwoods Museum, co-sponsor of the show.  An exhibit of additional works by artists involved with Soles of Haverhill 2014 will run through Sept 27, Wednesdays through Sundays during regular museum hours.  Museum Hours and Information. Artists' Reception is a free event; RSVP is helpful but optional.
Volunteer Expo September 28
Inspired by a conversation at Possible Dreams this year, four Haverhill nonprofits teamed up to organize the First Annual Haverhill Volunteer Expo, scheduled for Sunday, September 28, 12-3 pm, at the Haverhill YMCA. Seven different organizations are already signed up to participate, and yours can too. Download and distribute the Expo Flyer, or use this Exhibitor Registration form to reserve a booth.
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  Questions and comments can be emailed
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