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Belknap Mill Summer Concert Series welcomes Michael Vincent Band

LACONIA —The Michael Vincent Band will perform the opening concert in the Belknap Mill's summer outdoor series in Rotary Park in downtown Laconia. The program will being at 6:30 p.m.

The band is made up of three very talented, driven young musicians that are devoted to the music that they play: Michael Vincent, Danny Mack, and Dan Hewitt.

The trio grew up together in central New Hampshire where they learned about the blues and the roots of American music on their own with long hours of practice and experimentation. Artists such as the Cream, The Grateful Dead, the Allman Brothers Band, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, Muddy Waters, B.B. King, The Band, Booker T. & the MG's, and Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble are among the band's favorite influences, and you can hear it in their original music as well as their cover tunes.

They played their first gig together during Laconia Motorcycle Rally when they were only 13 years old. A few years later they were playing with some of their heros, Eric Burdon of the Animals and Jack Bruce of Cream. Since then, they have performed with legends such as Johnny Winter, Dave Mason of Traffic, Elvin Bishop of The Butterfield Blues Band, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Biscuit Miller and The Mix, The Holmes Brothers, Dave Malone of the Radiators, Shirley Lewis, and John Lee Hooker Jr.

For further information on the mill and its events, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , visit www.belknapmill.org, or call 603-524-8813.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 June 2014 10:25

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Enjoy Doo-Wop Music with the Rockin' Daddios June 11

LACONIA — The Rockin' Daddios will bring you back to a simpler time with songs from the 1950s and 1960s when they perform at Taylor Community June 11 at 6:30 p.m.

You'll be guaranteed to smile, tap your feet and sing along with the true American sound of Doo-Wop as memories of Sock Hops, Drive-In Theatres and Malt Shops run through your mind.

This free event is open to the public and will be held at Taylor's Woodside Building. RSVP by calling 524-5600 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , to ensure seating.

The Rockin' Daddios are comprised of Angelo Gentile, Bo Guyer, Jim Rogato and Drew Seneca. The men formed the group after singing together in numerous musical reviews written by famed director and producer Irene Deschenes. When not performing as the Rockin' Daddios, each member performs individually in various theatre productions across the state, including "Les Miserables," "Spamalot" and "Little Shop of Horrors" to name just a few.

 

Last Updated on Monday, 09 June 2014 10:17

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Wesley Woods hosting the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on June 12

 

 

GILFORD — Wesley Woods Homes in Gilford is excited to be hosting Lakes Region Chamber's Business After Hours. Come join the street party and share in the fun, food and music the afternoon of June 12 from 4-6 p.m.

Wesley Woods is a maintenance-free community for people age 62 or over. Guests will learn more about what makes it a great place to live and meet the folks who have created a neighborhood of caring friends while getting to see the variety of house designs and learn how to prepare to have one built for you or someone you know.

Wesley Woods takes care of all the yard work (unless you want to do it yourself), snow removal, trash removal, inside maintenance and outside
maintenance, leaving you with more time to do what you want.

Wesley Woods Homes in Gilford is part of Deaconess Abundant Life Communities, a not-for-profit organization serving people as they age since
1889. Deaconess communities in Massachusetts - Rockridge in Northampton, Newbury Court in Concord, Seashore Point in Provincetown - employ and serve more than 900 people through a range of housing and service options. For more information, call 603-528-2555, find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/wesleywoodsnh or visit the website at www.wesleywoodsnh.org.  Register to attend this event on the Chamber
website www.lakesregionchamber.org or Facebook.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 June 2014 10:13

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Meredith Garden Club Luncheon, Tour at Moulton Farm

MEREDDITH — Moulton Farm will host the Community Garden Club of Meredith under the tent on Thursday, June 19 for a Farm Inspired Luncheon and Guided Tour at noon.

Members and guests will enjoy a special menu from the farm kitchen and bakery prepared by Chef Jonathan and the Moulton Farm staff. The cost is $20 per person. Reservations are required. Call 279-8828.

The Summer Raffle will kick off under the tent. A hand made barn board bird house created and designed by a local artisan will be showcased. Tickets will be available at all the garden club gatherings. Winning ticket will be drawn at the closing luncheon on Thursday, October 2.

Following the luncheon and social gathering, it's "all aboard" for a guided tour of the farm, gardens, and greenhouses.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 June 2014 09:03

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