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August 22, 2013

Wounded Warriors 'Hit the Beach'

HAMPTON —The American Legion Post 35 will host their sixth annual Wounded Warriors ‘Hit the Beach’ event on Fri., August 30, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at 18th Street, North Beach in Hampton.

This annual community event welcomes Wounded Veterans from the current GWOT to Vietnam to a fun day at the beach. Local Surf Shops, Cinnamon Rainbows, Pioneers, Zapstix, and Summer Sessions, as well as dozens of local volunteers teach these brave heroes how to surf. Local Surf shops provide all the gear from soft top surfboards to wetsuits.

Besides the Wounded Warriors, this year’s group also includes NE Disabled Sports, The WarFighter Sports, Home Base Red Sox Mass General Hospital program and many more.

Local Police and Firefighters are on hand to provide any assistance.

Any donations for this event would be greatly appreciated by American Legion Post 35 and the Wounded Warrior Project (02-6012386). For information, call 603-926-4668.

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