Life Summit is Coming to Andover Community Church

Rummage and bake sale starts May 28

By Donna Thompson
Life Summit is Coming to Andover Community Church

May is here! Warmer weather is so welcome. Even we are being blessed with flowers coming up. Palm Sunday was a wonderful day of praise, worship, and “Hosannas.” At the second service, we began in the parking lot and walked into the church, raising our palms and singing. Truly, what a glorious way to start […]

Crutches, Walkers, and Foot Care are All Available at the Hub

Senior Health Clinic is second Tuesday

By Susan Chase

In need of the loan of some crutches or a shower seat due to an injury or recovery from surgery?  Need some help with regular foot care, blood pressure screening, or vitamin B-12 injections?   The Andover Community Hub has both an ongoing “Mobility on the Go” equipment lending closet as well as a regular Senior […]

Historical Society Buildings in Potter Place Opening for the Season

Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day weekend

By Judy Perreault

Spring is just around the corner, and so is the opening of the Andover Historical Society museum buildings in Potter Place.  The railroad station, the JC Emons Store, and the caboose will be open on Saturday and Sunday, May 28 and 29, from 10 PM to 3 PM  and will continue  every weekend until Saturday […]

Friends of the Northern Rail Trail Minutes – March 16, 2022

Condensed from draft minutes March 16, 2022 Plans, Projects, Proposals and Celebrations Galore! Board Attendees:  Alex Bernhard, Amy Chan, Barbara Couturier, Steve Darling, George Heaton, Lindy Heim, Cody Hussey, Dustin Ladd, Charles Martin, Myra Mayman, Ricker Miller, Don Moyer, Chris Norris, Jack Shields Committee Member:  Patrice Rasche Welcome Guest:  Gary LeBlanc, Scenic RailRiders, Concord Business […]

Hub Achieves Over Three-Quarters of Capital Campaign Goal of $100,000

Needs more local support from individuals

By Larry Chase
Hub Achieves Over Three-Quarters of Capital Campaign Goal of $100,000

With a campaign invitation to “Come on In,” the Andover Community Hub, having achieved more than three-quarters of its $100,000 capital campaign to make its headquarters more user-friendly, is extending its outreach more widely to local individuals, families, and small businesses to help bring its fundraising effort over the top.  The campaign funds received will […]

Thrift and Gift Shop April Special Features $5 Bag Sale

Also featuring local artisan creations

By Nancie Jacobson
Thrift and Gift Shop April Special Features $5 Bag Sale

Mark your calendar for a stop at the Andover Thrift and Gift Shop this month, and take advantage of the annual $5 bag sale! That’s right.  During the month of April, shoppers can fill a full-size brown bag of clothing items for just $5. The shop has a great selection of new and gently used […]

Apiarist Will Present Honeybee Lecture to Celebrate Earth Day Meeting

Wednesday, April 27, at 6 PM

By Mary Lou McCrave
Apiarist Will Present Honeybee Lecture to Celebrate Earth Day Meeting

Earth Day, also known as Mother Earth Day, celebrates its 52nd anniversary on Friday, April 22 with the theme Invest in Our Planet. In observance of this theme, on Wednesday, April 27 at 6 PM, the Andover Garden Club will host Apiarist Kim Pease, who will present “Why Honeybees are Important and Other Pollinators.” Kim […]

The Hub Now Offers “Mind Body Barre” Classes Each Week

Followed by "Slow Flow Yoga" class

By Susan Chase
The Hub Now Offers “Mind Body Barre” Classes Each Week

Even if you haven’t heard of barre yourself, its reputation as a workout with amazing results has been widespread since its development in the 1950s as practiced by Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, and, more recently, by actress Natalie Portman.  It’s a workout that strengthens the whole body with low-impact, high-intensity movements set to upbeat music, […]