CENTER HARBOR — The Center Harbor Historical Society will be hosting Ernie Bolduc of Gilford at their October 23 presentation which will get underway at 7 p.m. at the Schoolhouse Museum.
Bolduc will be talking about "keeping bees", honey bees, and what is involved in their care. Honey bees are a fascinating subject, and Ernie will have lots of information to share on their hive life, and the important role they play in the ecosystem.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 08:54
LACONIA — Bank of New Hampshire has announced that its 21 offices were recently equipped with an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) machine from the American Red Cross.
“Having these machines in our offices could save a life,” said Vickie Routhier, SVP – Chief Marketing and Sales Officer for Bank of New Hampshire. “We are a proud supporter of the American Red Cross throughout New Hampshire and have taken the opportunity to partner with them to train individuals in each office to be prepared in the instance help is needed.”
“We would like to thank Bank of New Hampshire for being one of our partners and purchasing AED machines through the Red Cross,” said Donna Stevens, American Red Cross Health and Safety Account Executive. “Bank of New Hampshire has partnered with the American Red Cross for a variety of different events. This is just one of the important partnerships between the two organizations. Collaboration includes fundraisers, social media awareness in an effort to get the word out about blood drives that are happening through the Red Cross.”
For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit www.BankNH.com.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 08:47
LACONIA — The Laconia Police Officers Association will be conducting a fundraising campaign. For the next few weeks area businesses and residents will be contacted during this time and asked to sponsor a business advertisement or family listing in the Laconia Police Officers Association, 2014 Police Yearbook/Business Directory. The business directory will be available at the association's upcoming Comedy Night, featuring the "Boston Comedy All Stars". The event will be on Saturday, Nov 15 at The Margate Resort with doors opening at 7:30 p.m.
Admission is $15 and tickets will be available at the door the night of the show. Tickets will also be given away complimentary with a donation to the Laconia Police Officers Association fund-raising campaign.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 08:42
MEREDITH ‚ The Lakes Region Energy Fair will be held Saturday, October, 18, at Inter-Lakes High School from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The event will feature over 25 local vendors showcasing their products, expertise and services according to Ken Colburn of the Meredith Energy Committee, a co-sponsor of the event.
In addition to a gym full of vendors, fair organizers have scheduled 16 interesting presentations on a wide range of relevant energy topics including home weatherization, wood energy options, residential solar, hot water alternatives, local energy projects, energy grants & rebates, living off the grid and NH's energy future.
"We have a host of local and state experts to share lots of great information and perspective," says Chris Johnson of the Center Harbor Energy Committee. The 45 minute sessions are informal and will provide plenty of time to have questions answered. The complete program including times and topics can be found at the Town of Meredith web site www.meredithnh.org.
Attendees can visit the vendors, attend a presentation or two, or do a little of both as their day permits. Over $4,000 worth of energy-related door prizes will be given away throughout the event during scheduled session breaks. Door prizes include a number of home energy audits, valuable gift cards and energy-related products. There is no charge to attend and light refreshments will be available.
"Saving energy saves you money. That's the bottom line", concluded Colburn, "and it's good for the environment and local economy as well."
Last Updated on Monday, 13 October 2014 08:38