LACONIA — The holiday season is growing near and local food pantry shelves are in need. Each of Bank of New Hampshire's 21 banking offices will be accepting non-perishable food items as well as monetary donations from October 10 through November 15 and all donations will benefit local food pantries throughout the state.
"Being an outstanding corporate citizen is very important to Bank of New Hampshire," stated Vickie Routhier, SVP – Director of Marketing & Public Relations for Bank of New Hampshire. "Repeating our annual food drive will help support food pantries across New Hampshire. Between our employee's contributions and the community's support, we hope to make a difference."
Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire. With 21 banking offices throughout New Hampshire and assets exceeding $1 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013 10:56
MEREDITH — The Trinity Episcopal Church will host its traditional, generous Harvest Supper on Saturday, October 19 from 5-7 p.m. The Supper will feature corned beef with a medley of autumn vegetables and homemade desserts.
The price is $12 per person or $30 per family. In keeping with Trinity's continuous outreach program, 10 percent of proceeds will be given to Lakes Region Habitat for Humanity, whose mission is to reduce substandard housing. Tickets may be purchased at the door or reserved by calling the church office at 279-6689.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013 10:52
LACONIA — "Facing Death Without Fear" will be the topic at the Senior Adult Luncheon at LifeQuest Church at noon on Thursday, October 10.
Seniors and others interested in attending this informational and discussion session on the topic stated above can call LifeQuest Church at 524-6860 for more information. There is no charge to attend and a light lunch will be served.
The Joy Group (for Just Older Youth) for the 50+ age range meets on the second Thursday of the month at the LifeQuest Church located at 115 Court Street in Laconia across the street from the Cumberland Farms store. These luncheons are open to any interested persons.
Call the church to reserve a place for the October meeting and enjoy the food and fellowship while helping one another to prepare for the future.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013 10:50
ASHLAND — Bob Cottrell will present "Harnessing History: On The Trail of New Hampshire's State Dog, The Chinook" at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9, in the Ashland School Cafeteria.
The Chinook breed of sled dogs is descended from one dog named Chinook, owned by famous dog sledder Arthur Walden of Tamworth. The program will look at dog sledding in New Hampshire and the major role the Chinook played in its development. It. will include the history of Walden, the original Chinook and his descendants. Cottrell will bring his own Chinook dog and sled to the talk.
The Ashland School is located at 16 Education Drive, off School Street, in Ashland village. The cafeteria is found in the rear wing at the end of the main parking lot. This free talk is largely funded by the N.H. Humanities Council and is sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Town Library, who will serve refreshments.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 October 2013 10:46