GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is again sponsoring a week-long Challenger British Soccer Camp. This camp will be held from July 14 – July 18 at the Gilford Village Field. This camp offers a 3-hour program for children ages 6-12 and a 1 ½-hour program for children ages 3-6. Participants may register by picking up a form from the Parks and Recreation office or by visiting the Challenger website at www.challengersports.com .
Cost: $122 for ages 6-12 and $91 for ages 3-5
For more information, contact the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 June 2014 08:02
PLYMOUTH — The All-American Cookout will be held Thursday, July 3 at the Plymouth Senior Center. Join us to celebrate the Fourth with an old Fashioned cookout accompanied by the Traditional Country Sounds of Bob Kent and the Fugitives. Music starts at 11 a.m. food at noon, and dancing when the mood hits.
For further information about the music call Bob Kent at 603-387-1918. For information about the event call the Senior Center at 603-536-1204.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 11:50
LACONIA — Laconia Country Club has announced that Jack Sullivan has accepted the General Manager position and will begin on July 1st. Mr. Sullivan has been active in the golfing industry for over 30 years and a member of The Professional Golfers Association since 1995. Jack was also a competitive junior golfer and at one point carried a plus one handicap.
During his impressive career, Jack has held numerous positions from Head Golf Professional, Director of Golf and General Manager. Having been associated with resort facilities such as Walt Disney World and PGA National Resort & Spa, private facilities such as The Polo Club Boca Raton, Ferncroft Country Club and Salem Country Club and semi private facilities such as The Ledges Golf Club and Sanford Country Club, Jack brings a unique blend of business and operations expertise and extensive knowledge of the golf industry. Prior to Jack's career in the golf industry, he was the Business Manager for the State of New Hampshire and was the Senior Accountant for US Operations at a national food company with $650M in annual sales.
Jack is a proven leader who has increased memberships and revenue while improving the overall member and guest experience. Jack has a passion for growing the game of golf through player development programs such as Get Golf Ready, Junior Leagues, Play Golf America, Specialty Clinics and programs driving Senior and Women's golf. Jack is a graduate from the University of New Hampshire with a major in Business Administration.
"We are delighted that Jack is joining our already-excellent staff," said Randy Annis, LCC President. "He brings with him a wealth of experience in club management, including such areas as event planning, food and beverage, marketing, membership and finance. I know his energy and enthusiasm will be contagious".
Sullivan said, "I am excited about joining Laconia Country Club and leading it to many successes in the coming years. LCC is a world class golf course with one of the best practice facilities in New England and I can't wait to put my expertise and experience to work to deliver the best possible service. I plan to use the team concept to meet and exceed the expectations of the members at Laconia Country Club".
Laconia Country Club, situated on over 200 acres in Laconia, is the perfect place for golfers.
The club was established in 1922. The recently redesigned golf course offers challenges for beginners to low handicaps. The natural layout offers fantastic views, undulating terrain and a walk-able course.
Jack Sullivan (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 10:37
TILTON — Come and enjoy the fun at the Pre 4th of July Craft Fair on June 28-29 at the Tanger Outlets in Tilton.
There will be a diverse variety of arts & crafts including handsome handpainted wooden furniture, soy candles, tapestry bags & totes, outstanding pressed floral art, quilted and quilted table decor, handpainted gourds, elf slippers, three-dimensional glass art, bat and bird houses, gourmet dips, face painting, scroll saw crafts, wooden crafts, folk art primitives, country crafts, paintings, mystery novels, metal silhouettes, handpoured soaps, garlic graters, kettle corn, room fresheners, wreaths, tutus, florals, wearable art, soap bombs and fine jewelry.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 25 June 2014 10:21
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