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Southern Mass. Adoption Party
Saturday, May 3, 2014  
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., Rain or Shine
Club eX Fitness & Nutrition: 649 Oak Street, East Bridgewater, MA 02333

Open to homestudied families or those in MAPP training interested in meeting children, ages 7 and up:

  • Network with social workers and other prospective adoptive parents 
  • Participate in arts & crafts and, weather permitting, outdoor activities with children
  • Enjoy the opportunity to play with miniature horses
  • Pizza and light refreshments will be provided

To register, families click HERE. Social workers click HERE.


Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange, Inc. – MARE- 45 Franklin Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 617-54-ADOPT (542-3678) – 1-800-882-1176 – Fax: 617-542-1006

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