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Help Homeless Veterans


Help Homeless Veterans
Submitted by Gerry Tilley   11-07-16

Local homeless veterans need your help! The East Kingston Community
United Methodist Church and the Peoples United Methodist Church in
cooperation with the Kingston Community Library are sponsoring a drive to
assist two Veterans’ Centers that serve homeless veterans in New
Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Please deliver your donations to: Kingston Community Library, 2 Library
Lane, Kingston, NH on Mondays and Fridays from 10AM until 6PM,
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10AM until 8PM, and
Saturdays from 9AM until 1PM.

The drive will begin on November 11, 2016 (Veterans’ Day) and continue
through Friday, December 9, 2016.

For further information, please call Gerry Tilley at 603-895-6658.


Knit A Hat for a Homeless Veteran
Submitted by Gerry Tilley   9-27-16

Join us on Saturday, October 1st from 9 AM until 1 PM at the Kingston Community Library. Please join us all day or drop in for an hour. Bring your needles and worsted weight yarn. We have quick and easy instructions or use your favorite pattern. You’d rather crochet? That’s OK! Help us reach our goal of 50 hats!

These hats will top Christmas stockings filled with toiletries. The Liberty House (Manchester, NH) and the Veterans Northeast Outreach Center (Haverhill, MA) will distribute them to the homeless veterans that they service.

Can’t come that day, but would like to help? Make your hats at home and drop them off at the library. Yarn donations would be gratefully appreciated.
Join the knitting groups from the Fremont Public Library and the Kingston Community Library as we give back to those who have served us well and ensured our freedom.
For further information call Gerry Tilley at 603-895-6658.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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