June 18, 2008

Rockland Seeking Lifeguards


Rockland seeking lifeguards

ROCKLAND - The Rockland Youth Commission is accepting applications for lifeguard, water safety instructor and waterfront director.

Candidates must be 16 or older, have current lifeguard, CPR and first aid certificates and be available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays from June 23 to Aug. 15.

Applications are available at the youth commission office, 394 Union St. The office is on the second floor of the community center.

Registration for the Hartsuff Park Summer Program run by the youth commission is under way at the Rockland Youth Commission office.

The program runs from June 30 through Aug. 15.

There are half- and full-day programs for ages 3 to 13.

The program will include hiking, storytelling, camp songs, swimming and arts and crafts.

Information: 781-871-1730.

Scituate legion post elects officers

SCITUATE - American Legion Post No. 144 has elected officers for the coming year.

The officer installation ceremony will be during a dinner at 6 p.m. July 14 at the River Club.

The new officers are: commander, Edward Covell; commanders, Richard Wadley, Robert Harkins, Gary Vitty; adjutant, James McRae; finance officer, Stephen Litchfield; sergeant-at-arms, Dennis Badlore; chaplain, Gerald Hickey; judge advocate, Ronald Wheatley; post historian, Robert Callahan; veterans service office, Gary Carlo; executive members-at-large, Louis Vanderstreet, Francis Litchfield and Kenneth Elliott.

All Scituate veterans and their guests are invited to attend. The cost is $25. Reservations must by made by July 7. Call 781-630- 0644.

Winslow House hosts yoga class

MARSHFIELD - The Winslow House in Marshfield is offering a yoga class this summer.

The class will be held in a six-week session from July 22 to Aug. 26.

Classes cost $60 for nonmembers, $50 for members of the Historic Winslow Society or drop-in fee, $12 nonmembers, $10 members.

Proceeds benefit the Historic Winslow Society.

The Winslow House is at 634 Careswell St.

Information: 781-837-5753.

Cancer fundraiser to begin Friday

PLYMOUTH - The American Cancer Society's Greater Plymouth Relay for Life will be held Friday and Saturday. The all-night event will be held at Plymouth South High School.

The relay begins at 3 p.m. Friday and ends at noon Saturday. Teams raise money for the American Cancer Society. Each team must have at least one person on the track at all times during the overnight event.

Information: 508-269-2247.

Registration continues for summer program

COHASSET - The Cohasset Recreation Department is accepting late registrations for its programs, summer playground, youth tennis lessons and summer extreme.

The office is at town hall, 41 Highland Ave.

Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays; and 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays.

For applications go to www.townofcohasset.org/rec.

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