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 July 25 is The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Quasimodo has always been bullied by the people of the town. After they play a mean trick on him, Quasimodo and a beautiful Gypsy friend, Esmeralda, decide to turn the tables, teach the town a lesson, and help everyone to learn the value of friendship, kindness and never to bully.
Performances remaining this summer are:
August 1 Rapunzel
August 8 Just So Stories
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.
Call (603) 535-ARTS (2787) or (800) 779-3869 for tickets, or shop online at http://silver.plymouth.edu. Convenience fees apply to online orders.
Summer box office hours are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. and one hour before performances.
Last Updated on Thursday, 18 July 2013 08:38
SANDWICH — An exposition of current biochemical research and ancient wisdom in the field of botanical medicine will be offered on Saturday July 27 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m at the Samuel Wentworth Public Library in Sandwich.
Presenters will include:
— Dr. Kathryn Cranford, who received her doctorate from Bastyr university in 2001 and has been licensed and practicing family medicine and midwifery in New England for 12 years. Presently at her private practice, Whole Heart Healing Arts in Laconia, she has maintained a strong focus in the study and practice of botanical medicine. Dr. Cranford will be providing the keynote presentation "The Essence of Herbal Medicine: The Earths Pharmacy".
— Andrea Marshall is an herbalist and wild forager who has been trained through the traditional way of apprentice work, paid internship and study with some of New England's most inspired botanical scientists. She will be demonstrating "Local Botanical 's for the Cold and Flu Season: Antibacterials, Antivirals, and Expectorants". Identification technique, current biochemical research, and proper usage will be covered.
— Dennis Chesley and Eric Milligan are the founders of The New Hampshire Mushroom Company. Their very successful company grows, harvests and sells edible and medicinal mushrooms to businesses and patrons through out NH. Both men have been studying, foraging and growing fungi for a combination of over 50 years. Mr. Chesley and Mr. Milligan will be expounding and demonstrating "Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms of the Lakes Region and White Mountain areas".
A medicine walk, guided by all four speakers, on surrounding trails will follow.
There is a suggested donation of $10 per person for the entire program.
Last Updated on Thursday, 18 July 2013 08:26
ALTON — The Masons of Winnipesaukee Lodge in Alton will hold their monthly breakfast buffet on Sunday, July 21, serving from 7-11 a.m.
From scrambled eggs to omelets, biscuits and gravy to French toast and pancakes, bacon and sausage, the lodge's cooks will have all the food needed to to satisfy guests. Coffee, milk, and juice are included in the $10 price.
For more information, contact Walter Gibbs at 387-2538.
Last Updated on Thursday, 18 July 2013 08:23
072013 Bank of New Hampshire and Graham & Graham Support July 27 Lakes Region Rotary Car Show (276 w/3COL Lakes Region Rotary)
LACONIA — Bank of New Hampshire and Graham & Graham CPAs in Laconia have each signed-on as $1,000 Gold Sponsors of the First Annual Lakes Region Rotary Car Show, to be held Saturday, July 27 at Weirs Beach Lobster Pound.
This family-friendly will take place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (rain date same time but on Sunday the 28th). The entry fee is just $5 and children 16 and younger are free. Proceeds will benefit various Lakes Region charitable organizations such as the Lakes Region Scholarship Fund, Lakes Region Rotary's Youth Leadership Program, the Laconia Boys and Girls Club, and important projects at LRGHealthcare.
Antique cars and newer models alike are signed up, but there's still space for more. Cars from all decades ranging back to the 1910's are wanted.
Registration forms are available at www.lakesregionrotary.org/carshow. Awards will be presented to "Best in Show" and "People's Choice," among others.
BNH and Graham & Graham join presenting Sponsor AutoServ of Tilton in support of this community event. Other supporters include Binnie Media, CG Roxane, Comcast Spotlight, EFI, The Weirs Beach Lobster Pound, The Weirs Times, Vermont Soapstone, and WEMJ 1490AM.
To learn about vendor and sponsorship opportunities contact Kristian Svindland at 603-524-8973.
Bank of New Hampshire and Graham & Graham recently signed-on as $,1000 Gold Sponsors of the First Annual Lakes Region Rotary Car Show, to be held on Saturday, July 27 at the Weirs Beach Lobster Pound. Pictured from left to right: Bob Ewell, Lakes Region Rotary Club member; Alida Millham, Lakes Region Rotary member; Bob Wilson, Weirs Beach Lobster Pound Manager; Lou Guevin, BNH Executive VP of Commercial Services and Rotary member; and Jeff Graham, President at Graham & Graham, PC CPAs and Rotary member. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Thursday, 18 July 2013 08:17
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