A tree lighting ceremony will be held Sept. 8 at 6 p.m. at the National Alliance of Mental Illness building at 85 N. State St. in recognition of Suicide Prevention week. The tree will hold a designated yellow ribbon with name tag and a light bulb for every loved one who is honored. The ribbons and light bulbs will remain in place and lit for one week for all to see. All of the names, and those who honored them, will be read prior to the lighting of the tree.
All of the proceeds from the Memory Tree will go to NAMI of NH to provide advocacy, support and education to those affected by mental illness and suicide in New Hampshire.
The Pembroke Woman’s Club will hold its fall mum sale Sept. 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pembroke Town Hall. The mums will be offered in red, yellow, white, bronze, orange, coral, pink and dark purple and will sell for $7.50 each or five for $35.
Volunteers are needed at the Concord Homeless Resource Center to do data input on any day, Monday through Friday between 1 and 4 p.m. Call 290-3375 if you can help out.