Maple Weekend on Tap for Andover Sugarhouses

March 23 and 24 is New Hampshire Maple Weekend

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Maple Weekend on Tap for Andover Sugarhouses

The 2013 maple season is underway for local Andover area sugarhouses. Local sugarmakers as well as other producers around the state have begun the annual ritual of converting the clear sap into the liquid gold we all love: maple syrup. Governor Maggie Hassan has declared Saturday, March 23, and Sunday, March 24, as New Hampshire […]

Andover Fish and Game Club News, February 2013

By Gordy Ordway, Andover Fish and Game
Andover Fish and Game Club News, February 2013

Special thanks to Steve Smith and Bob Harrington for running the Al Chadwick Ice Fishing Derby on Kezar Lake. It went real well, considering the cold and windy weather. The Club would also like to thank Murray Smith for letting us use his bob house as derby headquarters. There were 34 brave fishermen who showed […]

Workshop on Invasive Species

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The Town of Boscawen Agricultural Commission will host a workshop on invasive species and what we can do about them on Monday, March 4, at 6:30 PM at the Boscawen Town Office, 116 North Main Street, Boscawen. Douglas Cygan, Invasive Species Coordinator for the Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food, will provide an in-depth look […]

Discover Wild New Hampshire Day: April 20, 2013

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There’s no better time than in the midst of a winter storm to think about spring. Flip your calendar to April and save the date for a special New Hampshire Earth Day celebration. Discover WILD New Hampshire Day will take place on Saturday, April 20, from 10 AM to 3 PM on the grounds of […]

Ausbon Sargent Holds Annual Randonneee

By Peggy Hutter, Ausbon Sargent
Ausbon Sargent Holds Annual Randonneee

On September 8, 2012, Ausbon Sargent co-sponsored a bike event with the New Hampshire Cycling Club (NHCC) from Concord. Two members of the club have a home on Lake Sunapee and for years have enjoyed cycling on the back roads of the Mt. Kearsarge/Lake Sunapee Region. They were excited to share our wonderful area with […]

FNRT Minutes For January 16, 2013

Present: Alex Bernhard, Steve Darling, Myra Mayman, Steve Rayno, Peter Southworth, Bob Ward, and guests Joyce and Ellsworth Morton. The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 20, in Boscawen at a location to be specified in the February Notice of Meeting. Agenda     Approval of December 5, 2012 minutes. Moved & approved.     […]

AF&G Hosts Two Ice Fishing Derbies

One for kids, one for all ages

By Amanda Gross, Andover Fish and Game Club

Winter is in full swing, and that means it’s time to go ice fishing with the Andover Fish and Game Club (AF&G). The Al Chadwick Memorial Ice Fishing Derby, sponsored by AF&G, is being held on Saturday, February 2, at Kezar Lake in North Sutton. This derby is open to anyone. It costs $10 per […]

Snowmobile Club Plans Supper, SnoFest

Raffle benefits Camp Easter Seal in Gilmanton

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The Andover Snowmobile Club will hold its annual Italian Buffet fundraiser on Saturday, January 26, from 5 to 6:30 PM at the Andover Elementary/Middle School. Adults, $10; kids ages six to 12, $5; kids five and under are free. Come enjoy spaghetti, meatballs, hot Italian sausage, meatless sauce, lasagna, tossed salad, garlic bread, and a […]

2013 New Hampshire Fishing And Hunting Licenses Now Available

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New Hampshire fishing and hunting licenses for 2013 are now available for purchase. Get yours early and be set for a wild year of outdoor adventure, from ice fishing this winter to bagging your deer next fall. Licenses are good for the calendar year, from January 1 through December 31. Purchase online at WildNH.com, at […]

Mount Sunapee Resort Offers Savings

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Mount Sunapee Resort offers daily, online, and affinity-card specials that can save skiers and riders money every day of the season. Children age six to 18 ski or ride for free with the online Family Values special. For each adult who purchases a full-price, all-mountain, full-day lift ticket Sunday through Friday, one child can ski […]