FNRT Wins Generous Grant from Granite State Wheelers

Given for 10 best bicycling improvement projects

Press release
FNRT Wins Generous Grant from Granite State Wheelers

On Sunday evening, May 15, the Granite State Wheelers announced the winners of their annual grant giving project. The Wheelers give out $2,500 grants to each of the 10 best bicycling improvement projects proposed by New Hampshire groups competing for the honor. Friends of the Northern Rail Trail (FNRT) won one of these generous grants […]

Andover Service Club Asks for Readers’ Support During “NH Gives” Event

Donations accepted June 7 to 8; 24 hours

Press release

The Andover Service Club is asking for your help. Many of our fundraising events had to be canceled during the past years, and the Andover Thrift and Gift Shop remained closed until recently. Profits from those sources have plummeted. However, we still want to honor our commitments to the recipients of our donations. ASC traditionally […]

Andover Historical Society’s Old Time Fair Returns on August 7

Also Freight House sales and museum exhibits

By Judy Perreault

Don’t miss the Andover Historical Society sale at the Freight House on Saturdays throughout the summer and fall. There are many vintage items for sale. We have beds, chairs, tables, lamps, dishes, tools, bureaus, and  birdcages. You name it, we probably have one. If not, we may get it, as new items are arriving all […]

Tucker Mountain School Holds First Open House of 2022

Sunday, June 12, from 1 to 3 PM

By Donna Baker-Hartwell
Tucker Mountain School Holds First Open House of 2022

The Andover Historical Society announces the first open house for the 2022 season at the Tucker Mountain Schoolhouse. Built in 1837, and in its original condition, the schoolhouse will be open to the public on Sunday, June 12, between 1 and 3 PM. Period school books, slates, inkwells, and other artifacts will be on display. […]

Friends of the Northern Rail Trail, April 20, 2022

Board Attendees:  Alex Bernhard, Amy Chan, Barbara Couturier, Steve Darling, George Heaton, Lindy Heim, Craig Heim, Cody Hussey, Dustin Ladd, Myra Mayman, Don Moyer Jack Shields, Peter Southworth. Welcome Guest:  Gary LeBlanc, Scenic RailRiders, Concord Business Matters: Treasurer’s  Report:  Treasurer Dustin Ladd’s report both presented the current financial picture of FNRT and offered the 2022 […]

All Welcome to Andover Service Club Meeting

Wednesday, May 11, at 10 AM

By Sandra Graves

The Andover Service Club would like to welcome all of you to a meeting of the membership on Wednesday, May 11, at 10 AM at the Highland Lake Grange Hall in East Andover. Come one, come all, and bring a friend! Refreshments will be provided by the Executive Board. Join us to conduct important business […]

Garden Club Hosts Webinars, Plans Civic Beautification, and Celebrates Earth Day

Floral display contest coming in May

By Mary Lou McCrave
Garden Club Hosts Webinars, Plans Civic Beautification, and Celebrates Earth Day

During May, Club members will begin civic beautification plans. Local businesses and organizations will be approached to participate in a floral summer window box or hanging basket display. Awards for first, second, and third place will be presented in mid-August.  Winning arrangements will be judged on color, container design and structure, and plant selection. Let’s […]

Andover Fish and Game Club Holds Rabies Clinic

Press release

The Andover Fish and Game Club is holding a clinic for pets’ rabies shots at the Clubhouse on Channel Road in East Andover. The clinic will take place on Saturday, April 23, starting at 10 AM. The cost is $20 for each pet. Please bring with you any past information on the animal that you […]

Andover Energy Group Shows “Wasted! The Story of Food Waste”

Monday, May 23, at 7 PM

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Andover Energy Group Shows “Wasted! The Story of Food Waste”

The Andover Energy Group will host a showing of the film “Wasted! The Story of Food Waste” on Monday, May 23, at 7 PM at the Andover Community Hub. The 2017 documentary, featuring Anthony Bourdain and other celebrity chefs, highlights the surprising statistics that 40% of food produced for human consumption in the US goes […]