Andover Libraries Book Club August 2019

By Janet Moore

I first heard the name Christopher Hogwood attached to the Academy of Ancient Music as I was starting my classical music collection. Imagine my surprise then when Christopher turned up as the title character in Sy Montgomery’s endearing story, “The Good Good Pig: The Extraordinary Life of Christopher Hogwood.” Rescued by Sy when the piglet […]

Through the Reading Glasses August 2019

By Janet Moore

Thank you once again to all who made the Fourth of July so successful for the libraries: Priscilla Poulin and Lee Wells masterminded the Book Sale; Lee, Alita Phelps, Mark Cowdrey and others and Priscilla pulled off another wonderful float; Caroline Moulton and Susan Chase helped on Sale days and stayed to pack up on […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions July 2019

By Janet Moore

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions July 2019 Adult Fiction A Bend in the Stars, Rachel Barenbaum The Black Jersey, Jorge Zepeda Patterson The Body in the Castle Well, Martin Walker City of Girls, Elizabeth Gilbert Exhalation: Stories, Ted Chiang Goodbye to Budapest, Margarita Morris How Not to Die Alone, Richard Roper A Nearly Normal Family, M.T. […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions July 2019

By Janet Moore

Andover Library New Acquisitions July 2019 Andover Library New Acquisitions July 2019 Adult Fiction Mrs. Everything, Jennifer Weiner The Peacock Emporium, Jojo Moyes Backlash, Brad Thor The Porpoise, Mark Haddon Strangers and Cousins, Leah Hager Cohen The Last House Guest, Megan Miranda Cross My Heart, Robin Lee Hatcher Adult Nonfiction The Pioneers: The Heroic Story […]

Wilmot Bandstand August Concerts

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Wilmot Bandstand August Concerts

The Wilmot Bandstand Committee will present three, free summer concerts: Saturday August 3, 10, and 17. All concerts start at 6 PM at the Town Green at the intersection of Kearsarge Valley and Village Roads in Wilmot Flat. In case of rain, the concerts will move to the Wilmot Town Hall, 9 North Wilmot Road, […]

Franklin Footlight Presents “Mamma Mia”

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Franklin Footlight Presents “Mamma Mia”

What do all these people have in common, other than their crazy white patent leather platform shoes?  Well, they are part of a cast of 42 teens and adults, rehearsing for Franklin Footlight Theatre’s summer production of “Mamma Mia!” scheduled for August 2 & 3, and August 8, 9 and 10 at 7:30 PM at […]

AVA Gallery and Art Center’s 2019 Summer Juried Exhibition 

Featuring 89 Works by 70 Regional Artists

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AVA Gallery and Art Center, located at 11 Bank Street in Lebanon, New Hampshire, is pleased to present the 2019 Summer Juried Exhibition. The exhibition will be on display from July 12 through August 21, 2019 and is made possible by generous support from Ledyard National Bank. The works on display were among 189 entries […]

Summer Music Associates Announces August Concerts 

William Ögmundson, Pianist, and The Beacon Brass Quintet are coming to New London

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William Ögmundson, an award-winning and EMMY-nominated composer and lyricist and classically trained solo pianist will perform at the First Baptist Church on Thursday, August 15 at 7 PM.  His program will premiere “American Beauty”, a selection of American piano music tracing its roots from early Shaker melodies to modern-day Boogie Woogie.  The evening will be […]