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Community ice skating party to be held in Gilford on February 20

GILFORD — A Community Ice Skating Party to kick off February school vacation week will take place Friday, Feb. 20, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Arthur A. Tilton Ice Rink on Varney Point Road.

This event, sponsored by the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department, will be a family-oriented, open skate party (no sticks and pucks) with music and hot chocolate. Participants should bring their own ice skates and dress appropriately for the weather. Because of is limited parking at the ice rink, those attending are reminded that additional parking is available in the lot adjacent to the rink (boat trailer lot) and at the Town Beach. And so participants are asked not to park along the road.

Further information is available by calling the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 February 2015 11:05

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Registration open for Circle Trot race

PLYMOUTH — Registration is now open for the fifth annual Circle Trot, a community 2K/5K/10K race, scheduled for  Sunday, April 19, at 9:30 a.m. in Plymouth.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the Circle Program, a non-profit organization that provides socially and economically disadvantaged New Hampshire girls with new opportunities such as year-round mentoring opportunities and residential summer camp programs.

Last year, 400 people came out to support the Circle Trot. This year, thanks to a partnership with Millennium Running and sponsorship by The Bank of New Hampshire, organizers are hoping the event will be an even-greater success.  Many business sponsorships are still available.

Those interested in participating or in becoming a sponsor can contact race director, Pasha Marlowe, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the Circle Program at (603) 536-4244. To register for the race, visit circleprogram.org.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 February 2015 11:02

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Senior Moment-um group having breakfast and a movie on Feb. 16


GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department will sponsor a Senior Moment-um program on Monday, Feb. 16.

Those attending will meet at the Community Church Fellowship Hall at 9 a.m. for breakfast, followed by the classic movie "An Affair to Remember," starring Cary Grand and Deborah Kerr. The movie and coffee are free of charge.

Breakfast available for $2 per person, featuring chocolate chip pancakes, sausage and juice. Those interested in having breakfast must RSVP by Friday, Feb. 13.

Those who want further information or to RSVP, can contact the Gilford Parks and Rec. Dept. at 527-4722.


Last Updated on Friday, 06 February 2015 10:50

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Irwin Ford holding event Wed. to celebrate new F-150

LACONIA — The Irwin Automotive Group will be hosting a special event to introduce the new 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck on the evening of Wednesday, Feb. 11, at Irwin Ford Lincoln at the 59 Bisson Ave. location.

(with an alternate snow date on the 12th)

The event will include food and prizes, along with an opportunity to learn about the 2015 Ford F-150's many features, including its aluminum frame which reduces the vehicle's weight b 700 pounds.

In case of bad weather the event will take place on Thursday, Feb.12.

Everyone is welcome to this special event whether they previously purchased a vehicle from Irwin's or not. Please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 603-581-2935.


Last Updated on Friday, 06 February 2015 10:45

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