Through the Reading Glasses October 2019

By Janet Moore

Here’s a super scary ghost story just right for Halloween: “Small Spaces” by Katherine Arden. After a field trip to a supposedly haunted house called Smoke Hollow, 11 year old Ollie’s bus breaks down, and her teacher returns to the house to get help. The bus driver quickly turns to face the kids, advising them […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions September 2019

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction The New Girl, Daniel Silva Window on the Bay, Debbie Macomber The Sum of All Shadows, Eric Van Lustbader Chances Are… , Richard Russo The Inn, James Patterson and Candice Fox Outfox, Sandra Brown The Oysterville Sewing Circle, Susan Wiggs The Hollywood Daughter, Kate Alcott Lady in the Lake, Laura Lippman The Cold […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions September 2019

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction Ask Again, Yes, Mary Beth Keane A Better Man, Louise Penny Bloody Genius, John Sandford The Capital, Robert Menasse The Fountains of Silence, Ruta Sepetys The Institute, Stephen King Liar, Liar, Lisa Jackson Old Bones, Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child The Secrets We Kept, Lara Prescott The Testaments: Sequel to the Handmaid’s Tale, […]

Proctor Academy Welcomes Artwork by Liam O’Gallagher and Spencer Topel

Friday, October 4

By Molly Petersen Leith

We want to invite you to the Proctor Academy campus on October 4 from 5:00 to 7:30 PM for an opening reception at the Lovejoy Library as we display renowned artist Liam O’Gallagher’s work, This Was The Future, and sound artist Spencer Topel describes his work, Time Lines, Sound Art Installation. If you have questions, […]

Local Artists Featured at Open Studio Tour

Saturday, October 12 & Sunday, October 13

By Jay Fitzpatrick
Local Artists Featured at Open Studio Tour

Local artists Edibeth Farrington and Jay Fitzpatrick will host a joint Open Studio featuring their work on Columbus Day weekend, October 12 and 13, in Andover.  Studio hours will be 10 to 3 PM both days at Ms. Farrington’s studio, 443 Elbow Pond Road. The event is part of the Lake Sunapee/Kearsarge Region Center for […]

Center for the Arts Presents Fall Literary Series

In conjunction with area libraries

Press Release

The Literary Arts Guild, a branch of the Center for the Arts (CFA), in conjunction with the Newbury Library; the Richards Free Library, Newport; and the Pillsbury Free Library, Warner, presents an inspirational and informative Fall Literary Series. Having begun on September 19 with poet, Wesley McNair, the series continues with Maura MacNeil on Sunday, […]

Project Trio To Visit Kearsarge Regional School District

Wednesday, September 25 & Thursday, September 26

Press Release

Summer Music Associates is a non-profit organization in New London that sponsors and promotes five concerts each summer.  SMA is now pursuing ways to sponsor programs that will musically impact the school-aged population. Project Trio, a passionate, high-energy chamber music ensemble comprised of three virtuosic composer/performers from Brooklyn, New York, will spend two days in […]

Poet Wesley McNair Will Kick Off the Fall Literary Series   

Thursday, September 19

Press Release

The Literary Arts Guild, a branch of the Center for the Arts (CFA) in conjunction with the Newbury Library; the Richards Free Library, Newport; and the Pillsbury Free Library, Warner, presents this inspirational and informative Fall Literary Series. On September 19 the CFA Literary Guild and the Richards Free Library present Poet Wesley McNair speaking […]

Andover Community Coffeehouse Returns with Live Music  

First performance is Friday, September 20

Press Release
Andover Community Coffeehouse Returns with Live Music  

After a two-month summer break, the Andover Community Coffeehouse will return on Friday, September 20, featuring live performances by the fiddle-and-cello duo Oliver the Crow, as well as by up to a dozen area “open-mic” performers.  Music by the featured performers begins at 7:00 PM in the Highland Lake Grange Hall at the intersection of […]

Andover’s Live Music Community Coffeehouse Returns in September 

Friday, September 20

Press Release
Andover’s Live Music Community Coffeehouse Returns in September 

After a two-month summer break, the Andover Community Coffeehouse will return on Friday, September 20, featuring a performance by the fiddle and cello duo Oliver the Crow, as well as up to a dozen area “open-mic” performers. Music by the featured performers begins at 7:00 PM in the Highland Lake Grange Hall at the intersection […]