Through the Reading Glasses May 2019

By Janet Moore

Carter Jones has got it tough: it’s the first day of 6th grade (good grief-middle school), one sister is missing a sock, another’s hair isn’t done, they’ve run out of milk, his mom isn’t coping well, it’s pouring outside, and the doorbell rings. What now? It’s a man in a bowler hat, impeccably dressed and […]

Coming to Andover Coffeehouse in May:   A Fiddler from North Carolina via Brazil

Friday, May 17th

Press Release

From Asheville, North Carolina, by way of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Andrew “Finn the Fiddler” Magill will headline the program at the monthly “Third Friday” Andover Community Coffeehouse concert on May 17. The performance will begin at 7 PM in the Highland Lake Grange Hall, 7 Chase Hill Road in East Andover.  Admission is free, […]

Center for the Arts First Friday Gallery Stroll Features Six Galleries

Friday, May 3rd

Press Release

New London NH– The Center for The Arts Lake Sunapee Region presents First Friday Gallery Night and Opening Receptions at six New London galleries on Friday May 3, from 5:30 to 7 PM.  Stroll the CFA MicroGalleries, enjoy some refreshments and meet the artists; The New London Inn features a captivating Group Photography Show, the […]

Bachelder Library News

By Lee Wells

Upcoming events at the Bachelder Library in East Andover for the month of April include a Harry Potter Film Festival, a Book Club Meeting, and an Art Show. For April School Vacation Week we will show Harry Potter films. On Tuesday, April 23, we will show Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.  On Thursday, […]

Celebrate NH Youth Arts Month with Statewide Opportunities to Experience Creativity   

Press Release

March in New Hampshire can be a time when you need a little extra joy in life. Youth Arts Month offers an antidote to short days, muddy boots and salty cars. A national initiative, New Hampshire’s Youth Arts Month celebrates the outstanding work by youth in theatre, dance, media, music, visual arts and creative writing, […]

Through the Reading Glasses – April 2019

By Janet Moore, Library Trustee

When I first read Thor Heyerdahl’s “Kon Tiki” and then James Michener’s “Hawaii” long ago, I was fascinated by the stories of the supposedly primitive Polynesian peoples navigating the Pacific Ocean and settling on islands in that vast expanse, without the aid of any instrumentation. A new book has just emerged, “Sea People: The Puzzle […]

 The “Bradford Bog People”, an Appalachian Mountain Music Group Perform in Warner

Saturday, April 27th

Press Release
 The “Bradford Bog People”, an Appalachian Mountain Music Group Perform in Warner

The “Bradford Bog People” an Appalachian Mountain music group from the Lake Sunapee/Kearsarge area (and VT) will present a program of traditional acoustic music as part of the Winter Performing Arts Series, presented by the Center for the Arts – Sunapee /Kearsarge Region on Saturday, April  27 at 7 PM in Warner Town Hall on […]

“One of New England’s Finest Emerging Acts” Performs at Andover Coffeehouse

Friday, April 19th

Press Release
“One of New England’s Finest Emerging Acts” Performs at Andover Coffeehouse

Called “one of New England’s finest emerging acts,” and nominated last year for a top honor by the New England Music Awards, Ashley and Eric L’Esperance will be the featured performers at the Friday evening, April 19, concert offered by the Andover Community Coffeehouse. The performance will begin at 7:00 PM in the Highland Lake […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions March 2019

By Janet Moore

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions March 2019 Children’s: Brown Girl Dreaming, Jacqueline Woodson Islandborn, Junot Diaz and Leo Espinosa Ten Rules of the Birthday Wish, Beth Ferry and Tom Lichtenheld Wordy Birdy; Wordy Birdy Meets Mr. Cougarpants, Tammi Sauer and Dave Mottram Adult Nonfiction: Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen, Jose Antonio Vargas The First […]

Andover Library New Books March 2019

By Janet Moore

Andover Library New Acquisitions March 2019 Adult Fiction: There There, Tommy Orange The Wedding Guest, Jonathan Kellerman Connections in Death, J.D. Robb Liar Liar, James Patterson & Candice Fox The Golden Tresses of the Dead, Alan Bradley Sleep No More LP, Iris Johansen Covered Bridge Charm, Dianne Christner The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry […]