Andover Democrats Meet in Salisbury in April

Mario Ratzki speaks at April 10 meeting

Press release

The Andover Democrats will be meeting in Salisbury in April. The Salisbury Academy Building, also known as Academy Hall, will be the site of a joint meeting of any interested Andover and Salisbury Democrats. State Representative Mario Ratzki, Democrat Andover, will be on hand to answer questions and inform the public about what’s happening in […]

Freedom Alliance Discusses Sustainable Communities at April Meeting

April 2 discussion includes Agenda 21

Press release

The Andover Constitutional Freedom Alliance invites all interested New Hampshire citizens to attend our monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 2 at 7 PM. There will be a public discussion of “Agenda 21” versus “Sustainable Communities.” This will be an honest and open discussion on the pros and cons of both positions. Please be aware of […]

NHCHF “Visits” Taiwan

By Judy Perreault, NHCHF

Each year one of our programs focuses on a foreign country or place. We learn a little about their location, history, culture, and food. This year it was “Taiwan – The Other China.” Taiwan, formerly Formosa (Portuguese for “beautiful”), is the largest island of an archipelago 100 miles off the southwestern coast of China. The […]

Guest Night at the Andover Service Club

By Mary Ofenloch, President, Andover Service Club

On Wednesday, April 10 at 6 PM, the Andover Service Club (ASC) will hold its annual guest night in the Highland Lake Grange Hall. The purpose of this event is to welcome new and/or potential members to ASC for a social get-together and pot-luck dinner prepared by the ASC ladies. Entertainment will be provided by […]

Thank You, Andover Service Club Volunteers!

By Mary Ofenloch, President, Andover Service Club

For a service organization such as the Andover Service Club (ASC) to be successful in fulfilling its mission, dedicated volunteers are a necessity. For 54 years, ASC has been blessed with hard-working members who are willing to be of service to their community. Many of the ladies have been faithful volunteer workers for 20 years […]

Danbury Winter Market Ends with Antique Sock-Knitting Machine

Press release

Saturday, April 6 marks the last Winter Market of the season for Blazing Star Grange in Danbury. Open from 9 AM to 1 PM, the market has two floors of vendors with a wide array of products. A hot breakfast of egg, sausage, and cheese on a muffin is served with coffee or another beverage. […]

Andover Service Club Presents Fred Marple on April 20

Proceeds benefit scholarship fund

By Joyce Egge, Andover Service Club
Andover Service Club Presents Fred Marple on April 20

Our March meeting was fairly short and to the point, as we were all eager to depart on our field trip to King Arthur Flour in Norwich, Vermont. But some business was conducted. We have placed our scholarship applications on The Andover Beacon Web site, at the Thrift Shop, and at the schools. Completed forms […]

Lions Hold Eye Screenings for Kids in Andover, Wilmot

Also: a refrigerator for the Food Pantry

By Joyce Egge, Andover Lions Club
Lions Hold Eye Screenings for Kids in Andover, Wilmot

The Andover Lions Club met at Naughty Nellie’s on Monday, March 11 wearing as much green as they could in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. Lion Dan Coolidge outshined all the others with his green attire, tongue, eyebrows, and blinking shamrocks. Our speaker for the meeting was Scott Wilson of Hudson Lions Club, who is […]

Third Saturday Community Supper Moves to Fourth Saturday for April

Avoids a conflict with Fred Marple Show

Press release

The Outreach Committee of the Andover Congregational Church has rescheduled the popular Third Saturday Community Supper for the month of April. Instead of having it on Saturday, April 20, it will be on the 27th – a change just for this month. It will be held in the Highland Lake Grange Hall in East Andover […]

Church Supper in Wilmot

April 12 at the First Congregational Church

Press release

The First Congregational Church in Wilmot Center will serve a pork  supper on Friday night, April 12, in the church’s new gathering room.  Along with the pork, roast potatoes, applesauce, and cole slaw will be served, with fruit crisp for dessert. Cost is $10 per person, or $5 for children under 12. There will be […]