Andover High School 2019 All-Class Reunion Held

Reminiscing over changes, memories, and passings

By Judy Perreault, Class of 1953
Andover High School 2019 All-Class Reunion Held

On Saturday July 6, 2019 we gathered at AE/MS for our annual all-class reunion.   We started with a tour of the school led by Robin Heinz who worked closely with the renovation team. Robin pointed out all the updates for space and security. We were all interested to see the changes to our school.  There […]

Andover Community Church August News

Press Release

This is an update on what’s been happening or about to happen at the Church. See feature article elsewhere in this paper regarding our 150th anniversary celebration. Over $500 was collected for the “Aspire Women’s Center” in Laconia. “Aspire” is a pro-life organization which provides life-affirming pregnancy support service.  This includes pregnancy tests and ultrasounds […]

Can Andover Become Lake Smart?

What Everyone Can Do To Protect Lakes

By Lee Wells, Conservation Commission 

On Saturday, July 20, The Andover Conservation Commission and the HUB sponsored a presentation on LakeSmart by New Hampshire Lakes.  New Hampshire Lakes is not a state organization, but it is a private organization, whose mission is to keep New Hampshire’s lakes clean and healthy, now and in the future.  New Hampshire Lakes works with […]

The Andover HUB Offers Summer Sewing for Kids  

Wednesday, August 14

Press Release

Kids aged six and up who are looking for something to do are invited to spend the morning working on a simple hand sewing project at The Andover Community Hub on Wednesday, August 14, from 9:00 to 11:30 AM.  The Hub is at 157 Main Street, next to Pizza Chef. Using donated materials and decorations […]

“Andover’s Historic Church celebrates its 150th Anniversary”

Andover Community Church, formerly called Andover Congregational Church

By Pastor John Wagner

We recently changed our name (formerly Andover Congregational) to Andover Community Church.  A community church may mean different things depending on the church, but “congregational churches” originally, were quite literally churches of the town and community.  The original settlers of New England brought with them a fervent Christian commitment and the basic form of church […]

Andover Historical Society’s Old Time Fair Coming to Andover

Sunday, August 4, in the historic village of Potter Place

Press Release
Andover Historical Society’s Old Time Fair Coming to Andover

With Andover’s dawn-to-dusk July 4 celebration now concluded, local residents and area vacationers are eagerly awaiting the next town-wide event:  the annual Old Time Fair, sponsored by the Andover Historical Society. To be held between 9 and 2 PM. on Sunday, August 4,  on the grounds of the Potter Place railroad station and historic neighborhood. […]

Andover Historical Society Invites Artists, Crafters to Old Time Fair

Sunday, August 4

Press Release
Andover Historical Society Invites Artists, Crafters to Old Time Fair

The Andover Historical Society is inviting all local artists, photographers, artisans, and crafters to participate in its annual Old Time Fair on Sunday, August 4, from 9  to 2 PM on the grounds of the historic Potter Place Railroad Station in Andover. With lawn space for up to two dozen vendors and others demonstrating their […]

Fish & Game Club “Famous” Beef BBQ

Saturday, August 17

Press Release

The Andover Fish and Game Club Annual “Famous Beef BBQ” will be held at the Andover Elementary/ Middle School  on Saturday, August 17, from 5 to 6:30 PM. The meal includes the famous beef BBQ, salads, rolls, homemade beans, corn on the cob, and strawberries and ice cream for dessert.  Adults $12, under 12 $5. […]

History Exhibit & Pop Up Museum on Fourth of July at the Hub

Press Release
History Exhibit & Pop Up Museum on Fourth of July at the Hub

The Andover Historical Society (AHS) will hold a special two room exhibit in the Andover Hub from 9 – 2 PM on July 4.  The exhibit will feature a room of Andover history, and displays from Wilmot and Salisbury Historical Societies. There will also be a sale of artwork by Annaleida van’t Hoff to benefit […]