LACONIA — The Laconia High School Jazz Band will be the featured High School Jazz Band at the PSU Jazz Ensemble and Combo Concert on Thursday, Nov. 14th at 7 p.m. in Hanaway Theater at PSU.
This past week Dr. Mark Stickney, Assistant Professor and Director of Bands at PSU spent an afternoon with the LHS Jazz band as they prepare for their performance. Members of the band include: Saxes – Andy Emanuel, Nick Shastany, Brandon Brown, Sabrina Desaulniers, Trumpets – Mikayla Minor, Sebastian Huot, Bryson Haddock, Marissa McDermott, Trombones – Mitchell Bailey, Michael Tarling, Rhythm section – Scott Compton, Mikey O’Brien, Quinn Davis, Denis Zecevic, Troy Harper, Garrett Fortson, and Lizzy Davis.
Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013 10:36
LACONIA — The Laconia Elks will be holding the Elks Hoop Shoot free throw contest for all Lakes Region area boys and girls ages 8 through 13 years old as of April, 2014. The contest will be held at the Laconia High School on Sunday, November 24 at 10 a.m. Registration will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
The participants must have verification of their ages and must have a parent with them at the registration. There will be two divisions, boys and girls in three categories in each division. Winners of the local hoop shoot will move onto the North District Hoop Shoot that will be hosted by the Plymouth Elks on Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. at Plymouth High School.
For more information call the Elks Hoop Shoot Chairmen Don Doherty at 524-3291.
Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013 10:33
LACONIA — The Lakes Region Art Association will hold its up-coming meeting on Monday, November 18, at the Woodside Building Conference Center at the Taylor Community, 435 Union Avenue, Laconia. The meeting begins at 7 p.m.
Lakes Region acrylic landscape artist Gerri Harvey will be the speaker for the LRAA November meeting. Her presentation will include samples of some of her recent paintings with demonstrations and discussion of techniques she uses in painting skies, foliage and water.
Harvey has been painting for over 30 years and she is the new webmaster for the Lakes Region Art Association. Her art is exhibited at VynnArt Gallery in Meredith and online at http://www.gerriharveyart.com
Association meeting are open to the general public.
Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013 10:30
GILFORD — The Parents of Performing Students (POPS) of Gilford High School will be selling car magnets and bumper stickers displaying the Performing Arts logo during the upcoming performances of "A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum" this weekend and next weekend.
There will also be several "Themed" baskets on display that will be raffled off at the Craft Fair on Saturday, December 7.
The sale of all of these items will support the scholarships given to Performing Arts students by the POPS organization.
Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013 10:27
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