Wilmot Public Library Holds “Painting on Seashells” Workshop

Thursday, August 4, from 3 to 6 PM

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On Thursday, August 4, from 3 to 6 PM, artist Marina Forbes will guide a three-hour workshop: Painting on Seashells. Ages 7 to 77+ are welcome! The workshop will be held in the Joyce Tawney Creativity Lab at the Wilmot Library, 11 North Wilmot Road. Please register in advance by calling 603 526-6804 or email […]

Wilmot Historical Society Offers Supper at August Bandstand Concert

The Fern Family Band performs

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The Wilmot Historical Society is serving supper at the Saturday, August 20, Wilmot Bandstand Concert. Denise’s famous Mac and Cheese will be accompanied by coleslaw and a beverage. Homemade cookies and watermelon are on the menu for dessert. Entertainment will be provided by a local rhythm and blues group, the Fern Family Band. Have a […]

Farmers Market Encourages Community to Eat Local

August is "New Hampshire Eat Local Month"

By Donna Sprague

Wilmot Farmers Market joins markets across the country in celebrating National Farmers Market Week, from Sunday, August 7 through Saturday, August 13, and New Hampshire Eat Local Month for the entire month of August.   The Market encourages the community to attend our market during August and to participate in the New Hampshire Eat Local Challenge.  […]

August Concert Series Brings Medley of Music Styles

From classical to jazz, Joel to Lennon

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August Concert Series Brings Medley of Music Styles

Summer Music Associates will present two concerts in August. On Thursday, August 4, the powerhouse duo of Thomas Pandolfi and Lindsay Deutsch will take the audience on a whirlwind journey through the hits of the centuries, expressing a variety of musical styles from classical to jazz to Billy Joel. Spiced with humor and laughs and […]

Conservation Groups Encourage People to Enjoy Local Greenspaces

Websites give event dates and volunteer opportunities

By Sooze Hodgson
Conservation Groups Encourage People to Enjoy Local Greenspaces

Come enjoy our local greenspaces, whether it is for a walk, bird watching, sketching, or doing trail work. This summer the Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust (ASLPT) and the Sunapee-Ragged-Kearsarge Greenway (SRKG) collaborated in hosting a walkabout on easement land in Sunapee from the Webb Woods to Simpson Reserve on June 10.  Both organizations have […]

Virtual Race Raises Over $19,000 for Local Food Pantries

Kearsarge Lake Sunapee pantry benefits

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Virtual Race Raises Over $19,000 for Local Food Pantries

The O’Halloran Group, Keller Williams Lakes and Mountains Realty, held its third annual virtual Ultra 1K road race throughout the month of May. The goal of the event is to raise funds and awareness in support of three area food pantries: the Kearsarge Lake Sunapee Community Food Pantry (which serves Andover), the Newport Food Pantry, […]

Franklin VNA Offers Three-Week Hospice Training Session

July 28 to August 11; 12 - 4 PM

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Volunteering can be one of the most powerful experiences a person can have. When you volunteer you give your time to help touch the lives of others, and when that volunteering is for those who are on home Hospice, you gain the opportunity to change someone’s life for the better. Franklin VNA and Hospice is […]

COA Chapin Senior Center August Schedule

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Monday, August 1, 2022 Indoor Walking at Proctor Academy’s Field House, Andover – 8:30 AM – 10 AM Enjoy year-round walking without worrying about the weather. Please walk in clean, dry footwear. You are encouraged to walk with a partner. Please visit the COA registration area in the field house to complete a wavier form […]

AARP NH Awards FNRT Community Challenge Grant

Funds used to purchase electric rickshaw

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AARP announced that Friends of the Northern Rail Trail — Lebanon has been selected to receive a 2022 AARP Community Challenge grant, one of four grantees chosen statewide. The grant funds an electric rickshaw that will connect seniors with volunteer cyclists who will provide rides on the rail trail and around town. This will be […]

Chapin Senior Center – July Program List

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Monday, July 4, 2022 Closed for the holiday Tuesday, July 5, 2022 Indoor Walking at Proctor Academy’s Field House, Andover – 8:30  – 10 AM Enjoy year-round walking without worrying about the weather. Please walk in clean, dry footwear. You are encouraged to walk with a partner. Please visit the COA registration area in the […]