Rebecca Rule will speak in Ashland May 14

ASHLAND — Well known New Hampshire writer and humorist Rebecca Rule will present "Moved and Seconded: Town Meeting in New Hampshire", based on the research for her book of the same name, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 14, in the Ashland School Cafeteria.

She will tell stories of the rituals, traditions and history of New Hampshire town meetings, including the characters, the humor and the wisdom of this uniquely New England institution. The free program is largely funded by the N.H. Humanities Council and is sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Town Library, who will serve refreshments. The Cafeteria is located in the wing of the Ashland School, at 16 Education Drive, off School Street in Ashland village.