BRISTOL — The Bristol Baptist Church, located at 30 Summer Street in Bristol, will hold a meatloaf supper on Saturday, August 10 beginning at 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Meal consists of meatloaf, gravy, mashed potatoes, carrots, rolls and beverage. Dessert of blueberry cobbler with ice cream. Cost: $8 for Adults; $3.50 for Children under 12 years old, and Family of four is $25. Take-outs available. For more information, call 744-3885..
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 08:02
LACONIA — Katherine Hughes of Gilford High School has been awarded the 2013 Young Entrepreneur Award by the Lakes Region SCORE chapter.
Ms. Hughes, a Gilford resident, is a student-athlete who has won numerous awards. Besides her academic accomplishments and National Honor Society membership, she has captained GHS athletic teams and participated in a variety of club programs during her years at Gilford. She has worked in a local Lakes Region business and her undergraduate interests are to study international business. Ms. Hughes plans to matriculate at Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island this coming fall.
"As part of our general commitment to support entrepreneurship and economic vitality, we believe these educational awards represent an opportunity reinforce the core values of business excellence desired by the Lakes Region business community at an early 'incubator stage' of career growth," noted Lee Beachy, Lakes Region SCORE - Awards Committee Chair. "As volunteers, we believe strongly in giving back to the communities that we live in — so this kind of scholarship investment is a natural extension of our chapter's core mission."
Katherine Hughes (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 08:01
MEREDITH — The Friends of the Meredith Library are delighted to have local author Abi Maxwell as guest speaker for Wednesday, August 7. Maxwell will be speaking about her book 'Lake People' at 3 p.m. in the Function Room of the Meredith Public Library.
Copies of her book for sale at the meeting. For more information, please contact Margie Kreitler at 279-6150.
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 07:57
BRISTOL — The Bristol Rotary Club will hold its Annual Penny Sale on Thursday, August 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Newfound Memorial Middle School on Lake Street in Bristol.
Now in it's 61st year, The Rotary Penny Sale is one of New Hampshire's longest running annual fundraisers. Last year alone, the Bristol Rotary Club raised more than $9,000 for the scholarship fund for local youths in the Newfound area seven-town district.
The Penny Sale works as follows: there are 3 prize rounds throughout the night offering 100 ( or more ) prizes in each round. Rotarians sell tickets for $1 each prior to each prize round. If a person's ticket is drawn, they win a prize and their ticket goes back into the raffle drum to be eligible to win again and again. The more tickets a person buys, the better chances they have being a winner. There will also be grand prizes at the end of the three rounds, of which anyone that purchased a ticket is eligible to win, including a Kindle Fire Bundle, Picnic Table from RP Williams, Mountain Bike from Rhino Bike Works, Scratch tickets from Shackett's Store, Bristol Shop & Save Super Gift Card, Home Heating Oil from Dead River Company, and cash.
A 50/50 raffle to Benefit the Bristol Community Services, a 100 sweepstakes tickets to benefit the Tapply Thompson Community Center Summer Scholarship Fund, and a Silent Auction to benefit Rotary Charities will also be held. Food & refreshments will be on sale.
Last Updated on Thursday, 01 August 2013 07:54
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