'Fiestas in Springtime Spain' program at Center Harbor museum Sept. 28

CENTER HARBOR — The Center Harbor Historical Schoolhouse Museum, located at 94 Dane Road, Route 25B Center Harbor,  will present a program called “Fiestas in Springtime Spain" on Thursday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m.

Celebrate the new year and escape the cold winter days during the presentation of “Fiestas in Springtime Spain: Fire, Faith and Food."

UNH Professor John Chaston will offer his own research and experiences of the festivities. The program will include a narrative and images, as well as video, of some of the varied and remarkable week-long fiestas in springtime Spain. Detailed emphasis will be given regarding the customs, foods, activities, and importance of Les Fallas in Valencia, Holy Week in Granada and the Festival of Oranges in Melegis. There will be brief mention and images of a few other significant spring holidays.

The program is open to all and is free. Refreshments will be served afterwards. For more information, call Roland Garland at 603-968-3902.