GILMANTON — The Gilmanton Old Home Day Association is pleased to present Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals at Gilmanton Old Home Day on Saturday, August 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Lindsay brings a huge collection of lovingly handcrafted, life sized hand puppets and marionettes to child and family audiences across New
England. Filled with silly humor, crowd participation, and unique, memorable characters, this series of charming, positive short stories will delight the young and the young at hear.
The show is an hour long.
Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Monday, 05 August 2013 09:01
PLYMOUTH — The Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University hosts professional actors from the Papermill Theatre in Lincoln throughout the summer, presenting their repertoire of children's stories adapted for the stage.
Performances are 2 p.m. each Thursday. All seats (including babes in arms) are $6 and the shows usually sell out early.
The production for August 8 is Just So Stories. How did the Camel get his hump? How did the leopard get his spots? How was the alphabet made? Discover the answers to these questions and may more as Rudyard Kipling's stories come to life.
The final performance for the season will be:
August 15 Hansel and Gretel
The North Country Center for the Arts Children's Theatre has been delighting audiences for more than 20 years, with original adaptations of fairytales and folktales produced and created for children of all ages. Shows are approximately 40 minutes long and appeal to adults, and children three years and older. Characters greet the audience in the Silver Center lobby after each show.
Last Updated on Monday, 05 August 2013 08:56
ALTON — The Alton Firemen's Association will hold its annual Chicken BBQ at the Alton Central Fire Station on Saturday, August 10 between 4-7 p.m.
Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12. Proceeds will raise money for purchase of rescue equipment for the Fire Department.
Last Updated on Monday, 05 August 2013 08:54
ALTON — Alton Old Home Days is August 10 and 11 in Alton Bay. Activities include USATF Certified and Chip Timing 5K Road Race, Old Home Days Craft Fair, Main Street Parade, Vintage Boat Show, Firemen's Chicken BBQ; Outdoor Bingo, Band Concert, Fireworks and more.
Celebrate Alton Old Home Days by attending a New England Style Craft Fair on August 10 and 11. The fair will take place at Railroad Square Park in picturesque Alton Bay overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee. Juried vendors will be located inside the Alton Bay Community Center and throughout the waterfront park. All vendor items are handmade by local artisans and include food items, maple products, jewelry, carvings, wooden items, paintings, clothing, linens, pillows, baskets, furniture, dolls, photos, doll items, sea shell designs, music, knitted and crocheted items, and much more.
Craft Fair hours are Saturday from 9-5 and Sunday from 9-3, rain or shine.
Last Updated on Monday, 05 August 2013 08:52
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