Tyngsborough Neighbor to Neighbor Newsletter July-August 2022

Tyngsborough Neighbor to Neighbor Newsletter July-August

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Dunstable Neighbor to Neighbor Newsletter July-August 2022

Dunstable Neighbor to Neighbor Newsletter July-August 2022

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BAKE  &  CRAFT  SALE ~ Saturday, July 16th, 10:30am-1:30pm, RELAY FOR LIFE FUNDRAISER

The Relay for Life is much more than a fundraiser.
We remem­ber, honor and support those in treatment
and celebrate those who have won their battle.

     If you have ever heard the words…”You have Cancer” or know someone who has, we are looking to honor you. On Saturday, July 16th from 10:30-1:30 we will be hosting a Bake and Craft Sale as well as a raffle at our home at 200 Pond St., Dunstable, MA.

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TYNGSBOROUGH DUNSTABLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY ~ 50th Annual Strawberry Festival. The Little Red Schoolhouse, is the home of the Tyngsborough-Dunstable Historical Society. It is located at 64 Main St., Dunstable, MA (Route 113). Not far from the Dunstable/Tyngsborough town line near Route 3.

Saturday, June 25th, 50th Annual Strawberry Festival. Berries from Parlee’s Farm, homemade biscuits and fresh hand-whipped cream. 50 years of practice make the absolutely best strawberry shortcake around! Local Vendors will be on the field and guitar musician and vocalist Kathy Rodger will add to the summer atmosphere. Please note there will be no lunch grill this year. Hope to see you there!

If you would like to become a member, Membership Forms and …

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THE DUNSTABLE 350TH ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE

TO  HOST  SHOW  &  SELL  EVENTS THIS SUMMER

Greetings, Neighbors! The Dunstable 350th Anniversary Celebration Committee will be selling commemorative T-shirts, hoodies, baseball caps, stoneware, and more at these local events in June and July. Be sure to stop by and say hello!

June 18: Dunstable Council on Aging – Community Wide Yard Sale – visit us at the Town Common

June 22: Dunstable Summer Concert #1

June 25: Strawberry Festival at the Little Red …

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OUTSIDE THE CAMP by Nathan Combs

     Many of us have felt the discomfort of exclusion, of being left outside of something or somewhere we desired to get into. Throughout the Scriptures, beginning with Adam and Eve’s exit of Eden, we are taught that spiritual exclusion is one of the major consequences of sin. God has illustrated that to us in a variety of ways.

     In the Law of Moses, the Israelites received many instructions about leaving their encampment under …

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FINANCIAL  FOCUS

Prepare yourself for a long retirement

We all want to live long lives. We all expect to live long lives. But are we financially prepared for this longevity?

Before we get to the issue of preparation, let’s look at a couple of interesting findings from a 2022 survey by Age Wave and Edward Jones:

  • The surveyed retirees said, on average, they expect to live to 89, and they said the ideal length of retirement is
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DUNSTABLE SUMMER CONCERTS ON THE COMMON 2022

Every Wednesday night 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on the Town Common    (Rain date is Thursday)

                         Food available for purchase from Dinner Made Simple

                                   LAST CONCERT OF THE SEASON

July 27 Brian Templeton & Delta Generator ~ Blues Roots, R&B, Americana and Rock

For more information: www.facebook.com/dunstablesummerconcert

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TICKS AND MOSQUITOES by Ashley Pavlakos Public Health Nurse, Town of Tyngsborough

     It is that time of year again when ticks and mosquitoes are most active (April-September). As you prepare to go outdoors this season here are a few tips to remember on how to best protect yourself from these pesky bugs.  

     Ticks are known to live in grassy, brushy, or wooded areas. Spending time outside doing activities that are common to where ticks live could potentially bring you in close contact with them. Some …

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Call for Walkers: Register for the 34th Annual Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai 

Walkers are welcome back on the Boston Marathon® course on Sunday, October 2, to support patient care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute 

BOSTON — Registration is now open for the 2022 Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk presented by Hyundai. Scheduled for Sunday, October 2, funds raised from the Walk support all forms of adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at one of the nation’s premier cancer centers, Dana-Farber Cancer

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BUDGET BUDDIES

We have great opportunities for those who are looking to volunteer. Go to our website to learn more. If you are interested in volunteering, contact us at any time and we will place you in an upcoming program. Contact Berny Lugo blugo@budgetbuddies.org for more information. We will have programs starting in March, details will be posted as they are available on the website www.budgetbuddies.org

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HELP WITH FUNERAL EXPENSES

For those of you who are working with families who have lost a loved one due to COVID, in case you were not aware, under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA provides grants of $9,000 to cover funeral expenses. 

Information at: https://www.fema.gov/disaster/coronavirus/economic/funeral-assistance#apply

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TRUSTS FOR ESTATE PLANNING

by Attorney Edward H. Adamsky

            Trusts are a useful yet misunderstood tool of Estate Planning. The problem is that there are so many different kinds of trusts. Trusts can be Revocable, which means they can be changed, or Irrevocable, which means they cannot be changed. There are many specialized trusts for particular purposes like Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts (ILITs), QTIP Trusts (for estate-tax planning), Special Needs Trusts (to handle assets for a …

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TYNGSBOROUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY 25 Bryants Lane, Tyngsborough 978-649-7361 www.tynglib.org

Library Hours: Mon. & Wed.  10:30 a.m. – 8 p.m   Tues. & Thurs., 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sat., 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Fri. & Sun. Closed

Register for TPL programs by calling or emailing (circdesk@tynglib.org) the Library or using links provided on the online calendar for virtual programs.

Kids & Teens – Check TPL’s online calendar for Winter events and activities.

Ongoing:

Storytime with Ms. Sam! Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.

Tech Advice

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