GILFORD — Chowder and Chat lunch to celebrate St. Patrick's Day held on Monday, March 17 at noon at Wesley Woods in the Community room.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 09:02
LACONIA —Altrusa of Laconia will again award scholarship money to women in the Lakes Region area continuing their education in a degree program. The Laconia club has been awarding scholarships since 1963.
The criteria to qualify are: financial need; demonstrated leadership ability through school and community activity involvement; and attaining high academic achievement.
Scholarships are available in four different categories: Dr. Alice Normandin Scholarship – for a woman pursuing a career in the health field; Katherine Daigneault Scholarship – for a woman pursuing a career in the business field; Rose Emery Scholarship – for a woman pursuing a career in the education field; and Adrienne Stevens-Margaret "Peg" Normandin Athletic scholarship – for a woman who has participated in the extra-curricular Athletic Program at Laconia High School.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 09:00
LACONIA — The Gallery Space at 27 Canal Street in Downtown Laconia is proud to announce an Artist Opening Reception on Thursday, March 13 from 4-7 p.m. for an exhibit of the mini paining works of Marcy Yerkes.
Yerkes is a netive of Greenwood, SC, and has lived in the Lakes Region of NH for the past 26 years. She has studied at the Parson's School of Design and holds a BFA in Fine Arts. As a member of the NH Women's Caucus and Lakes Region Art Association she has been active in promoting her work both at the local and regional levels of the art world.
Her works have also been published in NH Home Magazine, Yankee Magazine, and The Artistic Stenciler Magazine for her murals an faux finishes. In addition her specialized painting has been featured in five Designer Show Houses through out the Lakes Region. Ms. Yerkes stated," I believe my work should involve a challenge to inspire the viewer, not only to adorn, but integrate the art with one's personal environment."
For more information about the artist go to www.southernaccent designs.com The Gallery Space is open daily from 2-9 p.m. M-F.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 08:59
GILFORD — The Belknap County Sportsmen's Association will be holding its Annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner on Thursday, March 20 at 6 p.m.
The charge is $10/person and the event is BYOB.
The menu will consist of corned beef and cabbage, potatoes, carrots, onions, turnip, and homemade Irish soda bread.
The speaker will be Dale Carruth, of the NH Safari Club International, who will speak on youth pheasant hunting.
The Belknap County Sportsmen's Association is located on Lilly Pond Road (Rt. 11C) in Gilford.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 08:53
- Audubon Group Hosting Progarm on Vernal Pools
- Craft fair on March 22 to benefit Stand Up Laconia
- ‘Sweetheart’ campaign raises $18,000 for CareGivers
- 'Arsenic and Old Lace' Revisited at the Franklin Opera House
- Speare Memorial Shamrock Shuffle March 15
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