Andover Congregational Church October News

By Sandra Miller

Fall is here.- shorter days and cooler nights!  Soon we’ll all be able to see more of God’s beauty as the trees begin to turn their magnificent colors.  What a joy and privilege it is to live in this beautiful part of the country! “Second Saturdays for Guys” (men’s breakfast) resumed again on September 8th. […]

2nd Town Wide Yard Sale a Big Success

By Meghan Barton, Andover Emergency Services Auxiliary President

The second annual Andover Emergency Services Auxiliary, Town Wide Yard Sale went great!  We were thankful for the perfect weather we received! Our goal of beating our 2017 yard sale was met!  We fundraised more this year than last, which blew us all away! We were lucky enough to have 34 families who supported our […]

New Sign at the Richard Potter Gravesite in Potter Place

Press Release
New Sign at the Richard Potter Gravesite in Potter Place

The Andover Historical Society has recently installed a new sign at the Richard Potter gravesite in Potter Place.  Mounted close behind the small enclosure around the graves of Richard and Sally Potter, it provides information to passersby about Richard Potter’s life and significance.  The sign is already attracting attention from users of the Northern Rail […]

Andover Recreation Fall Soccer Underway

By Abigail Webster
Andover Recreation Fall Soccer Underway

The 2018 fall soccer season is energized and underway!  Third through sixth graders began practicing in late August and persevered through some hot practices.  The fifth and sixth graders kicked off the official season with a game against the Outing Club on September 4.  The third and fourth grade teams had their first games on […]

Andover Congregational Church News

By Sandra Miller

Hope this finds all looking forward to the changing seasons.  God is about to bless us with the most colorful time of the year.  Enjoy! As the new school year begins, so also our church is starting up new programs.  The Sunday School year will officially begin on Sunday, September 9 under the direction of […]

Andover Cribbage Moves to Tuesday  Nights

Tuesday, September 4th

Press Release

After an August break, Andover Cribbage Night will resume on Tuesday nights, beginning on Tuesday, September 4 from 6 to 8 PM and meeting weekly at The Andover Hub.  This informal group is open to anyone at any time who enjoys a friendly game of cribbage and welcomes players new to the game as well; […]

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 […]