Andover Service Club  Begins 60 Years of Service

By Mary Ofenloch, Past President

In June, 1958, when 22 Andover ladies met to form the Andover Service Club (ASC), they wanted the emphasis of this club to be community service. Josephine Crisp was the first president. The fiscal year became July 1 to June 30, with a budget of $125. Today, the ASC is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization […]

Andover Congregational Church News-August 2018

By Sandra Miller

Hope this finds you all enjoying the summer months! Before you know it, Labor Day will be upon us and we will be hastily preparing for the winter months. The float which the Church entered in the 4th of July parade received 1st place. Thanks to all who helped put it together and rode on […]

Artists and Crafters Needed for Jingle Bell Fair

Fair to be held October 27

By Mary T. Ofenloch, Andover Service Club

The Andover Service Club (ASC) is sponsoring its fourth annual art and craft show “Christmas in October at the Jingle Bell Fair”. It will be held at the Andover Elementary/Middle School on School Street in Andover, indoors, rain or shine. Rental for a 9×10 space is $25, with, or without, a table and chair. Homemade […]

Fourth of July Raffle Winners for 2018

By Judy Perreault

The Fourth of July raffles was very successful, raising close to $900. Many thanks to all who donated raffle prizes and those who  purchased tickets. The proceeds go to help pay for the expenses associated with the Fourth of July  celebration. A detailed list of 2017 expenses was recently published in the Beacon  and it […]

Fire Department News

By Rene Lefebvre

I was attending an executive board meeting at the Fire Communications Center in Laconia recently.  After the meeting, as the Tilton chief and I walked to our cars, we noticed that the sky was ink black with clouds moving in quickly. Both of our cell phones were announcing a weather alert. The chief stated that […]

Andover Service Club Annual Report

By Mary Ofenloch

The past fiscal year for the ASC was from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. There were two meetings per month – the Executive Board met on the Monday before the first Wednesday of the month; the General Meeting was scheduled for the second Wednesday of the month. There were no meetings in July […]

Service Club Pie Sale to be at Andover Fire Station

Note change of location this year

Press release

The Andover Service Club’s Annual July 4th Fundraiser – “Slices for Scholarships” will now be set up at the Andover Firehouse. This is a donation only fundraiser, which means, the ladies of ASC will give a slice of pie to the person, or persons, who donate any amount, small or large, to the ASC Merit […]

Summer Concerts Set for Wilmot Bandstand

Music on the Wilmot Bandstand will present six, free summer concerts on Saturdays starting July 14. All concerts start at 6 p.m. at the town green at the intersection of Kearsarge Valley and Village roads in Wilmot Flat., The final concert of the season will be on Aug. 18. “Music on the Bandstand is part […]

Another Great Black Fly Blitz 5K

Press Release

Thanks to the work of nearly 40 volunteers, the Wilmot Community Association’s (WCA) 14th annual Black Fly Blitz on Memorial Day – Monday, May 28 – was a resounding success. Timothy Cunningham of Springfield was first across the finish line at 17 minutes 55 seconds. Sophia Reynolds of Andover was the first woman at 22 […]

Second Town Wide Yard Sale to Benefit Emergency Services

Sale will be on August 25

By Meghan Barton, Andover Emergency Services Aux.

Our 2nd annual Town Wide Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, August 25th from 8 am to 2 pm!  Our ladies of the Andover Emergency Services Auxiliary are excited that we had such a great turn out last year, with hope that this year will hopefully go just as well! We have updated a […]

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