Through the Reading Glasses September 2019

By Janet Moore

 Having just read the current copy of “The Concord Monitor’s Insider”, I thought I’d pass on a suggestion from this week’s books editor, Robbin Bailey, of the Concord Public Library. “Save Me the Plums” is food critic and reviewer Ruth Reichl’s latest entry in the fascinating literary world of, well, food!  Her interest began at […]

Fun Murder Mystery Fundraiser for Franklin Opera House

Friday, September 20 & Saturday, September 21

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Franklin Opera House will present their annual Murder Mystery Dessert Theatre, September 20 & 21, to benefit the Franklin Opera House Restoration Committee. The fun will be a “Reunion at Hippie High” — even hippies go to their class reunion!  It’s a time to reminisce about the good old days of free love, protests, and […]

New London Barn Playhouse Presents The Marvelous Wonderettes

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New London Barn Playhouse Presents The Marvelous Wonderettes

The Marvelous Wonderettes features four ladies with voices as big as their bouffants, and harmonies tighter than The Plaids from Forever Plaid. The Marvelous Wonderettes runs August 21 through September 1, including 2 PM matinees on Wednesday, August 28, and two 5 PM performances on Sunday, August 25, and Sunday, September 1. All other performances […]

Andover Library News & Views & Book Club

By Janet Moore

Chances Galore!  Both libraries will issue one raffle ticket per visit throughout the month of September for a chance to win local prizes. The lucky winners will be eligible for gift certificates from the small-Pizza Chef, to the grand-Hannaford’s; so, get in there and give your libraries some business! The East Andover Village Pre-School, in […]

Andover Library New Acquisitions August 2019

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction: Backlash, Brad Thor The Sum of All Shadows, Eric Van Lustbader One Good Deed, David Baldacci Gunner’s Run, Rick Barry Hunger Winter, Rob Currie Parallel Lives, Mike Crane Orphan Sister, Shirley Dickson A Dangerous Man, Robert Crais Under Currents, Nora Roberts City of Girls, Elizabeth Gilbert Window on the Bay, Debbie Macomber Adult […]

Bachelder Library New Acquisitions August 2019

By Janet Moore

Adult Fiction: Backlash, Brad Thor The Bitterroots, C.J. Box The Cuckoo’s Calling, Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling) Evvie Drake Starts Over, Linda Holmes Heart of Barkness, Spencer Quinn The House of Broken Angels, Luis Alberto Urrea Knife, Jo Nesbo Lady in the Lake, Laura Lippman The New Girl, Daniel Silva One Good Deed, David Baldacci Adult […]

First Friday Gallery Stroll Presented in New London

September 6

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The Center for The Arts Lake Sunapee Region presents First Friday Gallery Night and Opening Receptions at three New London galleries on Friday September 6, from 5:30-7 PM.  Stroll the CFA MicroGalleries, enjoy some refreshments, and meet the artists. The New London Inn features the compelling and imagination work of Ludmilla Gayvoronski, the Blue Loon […]

New London Barn Playhouse Announces Catch Me If You Can

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New London Barn Playhouse Announces Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can tells the real-life story of Frank Abagnale, Jr., who conned millions of dollars and posed as a Pan Am pilot, a doctor, and a legal prosecutor, all before the age of 19! Catch Me If You Can runs August 7 through August 18, including three 2 PM matinees on Wednesday, […]

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 […]