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Please watch for our next event to provide education, resources, & prevention around substance abuse &  addiction as well as promotion of wellness.  We hope to host an event in the next few months.

We will also begin planning our 2019 Andover Block Party!

Stay tuned for more details!


NEW DATE: Sat., October. 13

The 4th annual Andover Cares Community Block Party 

NEW DATE:  OCTOBER 13, 2018 (Saturday)

TIME:  11am - 3 pm

LOCATION:  The Park, corner of Bartlet & Chestnut St., Andover, MA
WHO: All are invited

CO-SPONSORED BY: the Rotary Club of Andover and the Town of Andover's Department of Community Services.


Pooch Parade & Best Trick Contest (FREE - PRE-REGISTER HERE)
Bouncy houses
Face painting & other activities/games
Local performances by dance studios, gymnastics, music studios,etc
Great music
Dunk Tank
Competitive family games (tug of war, balloon toss, pie eating)...
combined with food, family fun, resources, and more!

The Block Party will start with an INCREDIBLE Pooch Parade and Best Trick Contest at 11:00  (Pre-registration required & check-in starts at 10:30).
After the Dog Parade and Best Trick Contest, stay to enjoy all the family fun activities, stage performances, field games, and more.
Sign up NOW to reserve your spot in the Pooch Parade , or to support our cause.
Andover Cares...A fight against addiction.  Raising awareness, hosting educational events, and supporting great work in Andover to tackle 


The Rotary Club of Andover would like to thank our co-host the Andover DCS for their outstanding support and hard work which they invested in the Festival on October 7, 2017.  We also want to thank all our wonderful Sponsors, the tireless Volunteers, the outstanding Speakers, the top notch Performers, the talented Judges and the informative & helpful Resources.  

This was a successful event.  Our community came together to provide awareness around substance abuse & wellness in a casual family-friendly atmosphere where there was lots of family fun with bouncy house, jousting competition, games, food & great music!  

We would also like to thank those who made donations to the Andover Cares Fund.  100% of these tax dedutible donations will go towards grants which help fund programs addressing our mission:  

"A fight Against Addiction, A Celebration of Wellness"

The 3rd Annual

Andover Cares Community Festival
Saturday,October 7, 2017
3 - 9 p.m., Cormier Youth Center, 40 Whittier Court, Andover

This event will feature GREAT music, food, family fun, resources, and more!

The Festival & informational event is cosponsored by

the Rotary Club of Andover and the Town of Andover's Department of Community Services.

Andover Cares...A fight against addiction...A Celebration of Wellnes.
Raising awareness, hosting educational events, and supporting great work in Andover to tackle addiction in our community!

100% of the ​Andover Cares Fund supports grants that address Andover's multi-tiered approach to this crisis in 

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Local Theater Group Supports the Andover Cares Fund

Applause! Applause!

Marking their 24th production since the late 1980s, the South Church Players will perform the Wizard of Oz for their annual spring musical March 17-19. Focusing on the theme of “no place like home,” proceeds from this year’s production will benefit Andover Cares. 


Friday, March 17, 7:30 p.m.;
Saturday, March 18, 5:30 p.m;
Sunday, March 19, 2 p.m.

Where: South Church, 41 Central St., Andover

How: Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $48 for a family of four or more. Box Office will be open 10-12 am March 16 & 17 at South Church. Call 978-475-0321 for more information or Click HERE .