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Retired Educators to meet Nov. 18 in Holderness

HOLDERNESS — The Lakes Region Retired Educators’ Association’s Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 18 at Walter’s Basin located on Route 3. Check in begins at 10:30 a.m. with the meeting starting at 11 a.m. A luncheon is scheduled for noon, followed by the featured program starting at 1 p.m.

Will Broussard from the Mount Washington Observatory will speak about the geology and weather on the mountain. He will also describe the kinds of data that scientists are collecting at the Observatory and what it is like to live there.

The cost for the meeting is $15 per person, which includes tax and tip. The phone captain will be contacting individuals soon, as reservations are due by Wednesday, November 12. Reservations can be made by calling Diane Bolduc at 332-5586, Nancy Malone at 855-2294, or Evelyn Morse at 524-4062. Any retired educator who is not a member is welcome to attend.

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Registration deadline for Gilford basketball is Nov. 12

GILFORD – The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is currently accepting registrations for the Youth Basketball Program for Gilford children in grades 1-6. The registration deadline for all divisions is Wednesday, November 12.

Any registration submitted after November 12th will be accepted on an availability basis only. For more information, please contact Parks and Recreation Director, Herb Greene at 527-4722.


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Free prime rib dinner for veterans at Fratello’s or Homestead restaurants


LACONIA — Veterans who dine at any Fratello's or Homestead Restaurant on Veterans Day, Tuesday, Nov. 11, from 4 p.m. to close will receive a complimentary prime rib dinner, as a thank-you for their service to our country.

This tradition, first started at the Homestead in Merrimack, is now being extended to all Fratello's and Homestead Restaurants. The dinner consists of a choice cut of prime rib, potato, vegetable and salad. The restaurants will be serving on a first come-first served basis, while supplies last.

"We know what a huge sacrifice our veterans have made throughout the years, and want to extend our thanks to them by offering a complimentary meal," said the McDonough brothers, owners of the restaurants.


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Final concert at Taylor Community this year to feature Trio Veritas on Nov. 23

LACONIA — The final concert in the Taylor Community 2014 Music Series will feature the ensemble Trio Veritas performing a free public concert on Sunday, Nov. 23, at 3 p.m. in the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community.

The trio is comprised of violinist Sasha Callahan, cellist Leo Egnuchi and pianist Dan Perkins who will perform the music of Shostakovich, Haydn and Stookey.

The 2014 Music Series is sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire, and the Trio Veritas concert is being sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Robert Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Orton and Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Lauterwasser.

Callahan has established a vibrant and diverse career as a recitalist, chamber and orchestral musician. She's performed extensively throughout North America, Europe and Japan and is a founding member of the Lunaire String Quartet and Kalistos Chamber Orchestra.

Egnuchi can be heard as the cellist of Xanthos (a resident ensemble at Boston University), assistant principal of Camerata New England, principal of New Bedford Symphony, a member of the New Hampshire Music Festival, Portland Symphony and in frequent appearances with Boston Pops and the Boston Modern Orchestra Project.

Perkins is professor of music and director of choral activities at Plymouth State University. He is music director of the New Hampshire Master Chorale and Chamber Orchestra and the Manchester Choral Society and Orchestra. He is also principal guest conductor and director of chorale activities for the New Hampshire Music Festival.

For more information, visit www.taylorcommunity.org or call 366-1400.

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