Rest of the Town Report: Friends of the Northern Rail Trail

We improve, maintain, and promote the Northern Rail Trail as a four-season multi-use trail through Merrimack County. About 10 miles of the Trail go through our Town connecting West Andover, Potter Place, Andover Center, and East Andover. Activities supporting the Trail were significant and varied. Last spring, R.P. Johnson and Son repaired the information kiosk […]

Andover Lions Club Calendar Raffle Winners

By Joyce Egge, Andover Lions Club

January 2013 Date         Ticket          Amount                       Winner 1                 234               $350                Doug Leber, Los Angeles, CA […]

Rest of the Town Report: Kearsarge Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

KUUF meets on Sunday mornings at 11 AM in the Stone Chapel at Proctor Academy from September through June. The consulting minister is the Rev. Bill Nelson. Sunday School and child care are available. KUUF has the following purposes: to worship and create a welcoming and nurturing community to support and care for one another […]

Rest of the Town Report: Andover Girl Scouts

Rest of the Town Report: Andover Girl Scouts

Our Girl Scout troop is having a terrific year! We have a huge troop this year, with 23 girls participating from kindergarten to fourth grade. We are learning about cultures around the world through the World of Girls curriculum provided by the Girl Scout Council. The girls are working towards earning several badges. We have […]

Rest of the Town Report: Andover Historical Society

2012 was good to us. First priority – Painting of the freight car. The job was finished in time for our August Old Time Fair. Next priority – The conversion of the Lull house in Potter Place into work space was assisted by a grant from the New England Grassroots Environmental Fund which allowed an […]

Rest of the Town Report: Andover Energy Group

The Andover Energy Group (AEG) is an informal organization of local volunteers interested in learning about and implementing renewable energy sources and energy-efficiency techniques in area homes, businesses, and institutions. Formed in June 2011, we meet on the first Thursday of each month. AEG-sponsored activities in 2012 included “Button-Up” home weatherization workshops in January and […]

Time To Apply For Andover Service Club Scholarships

By Diane Rice, Andover Service Club

The Andover Service Club is pleased to announce that the application process for the 2013 scholarship awards has begun. Scholarship applications are available at the Andover Elementary/Middle School, Proctor Academy, Merrimack Valley High School, and the ASC Thrift Shop located in Andover. They may also be downloaded at  Awards are based on academic performance, […]

Andover Service Club Celebrates Valentine’s Day

By Joyce Egge, Andover Service Club
Andover Service Club Celebrates Valentine’s Day

Our February meeting opened with a welcome and words from our president, Mary Ofenloch. Since it was close to Valentine’s Day, Mary read some poems on love. She also noted that we had three consecutive special days this month: Lincolns Birthday, Ash Wednesday, and Valentine’s Day. She honored one of them with the recitation of […]

Fred Marple Comes To AE/MS On April 20

The Andover Service Club (ASC) is presenting a family-friendly production, Fred Marple of Frost Heaves, New Hampshire starring Ken Sheldon, on Saturday, April 20 at 7 PM in AE/MS. Admission at the door is $10 for adults, $5 for students 6 to 16, and under 6 are free. Proceeds will benefit the Andover Service Club […]

Andover Knitting Club Adds New Members

By Holly Gagne, Andover Knitting Club

The Andover Knitting Club which meets on Monday afternoons has added new members this winter. Not only does it have new students from grades three through seven, but Anne Hewitt and Jean Whatley have joined us as well. Anne is a para-educator at the school and active community member. Jean is a volunteer who hails […]

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