LACONIA — The Laconia Parks & Recreation Department has announced the closings of their in-town beaches as of Monday, August 19. All in-town beaches will be closed due to most lifeguards going back to school.
All bathhouses will remain open until Labor Day (weather permitting). Weirs Beach will remain guarded until Labor Day weekend. If there are any questions about the beach schedule, please call the Parks office at 524-5046.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 10:43
GILMANTON — The Gilmanton Youth Organization (GYO) is hosting its first annual golf tournament at Loudon Country Club on Sunday, October 6. A shot-gun start will commence at 10 a.m. In addition to 18 holes of golf played with a scramble, four-person team format, golfers will enjoy a continental breakfast, lunch and a cart for $85 per person or $340 per foursome.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 10:39
SANBORNTON — In Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech he urged Americans to "let freedom ring." Therefore in memory of this statement bells will be ringing from church steeples all over New Hampshire on Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 3 p.m.
Locally, bells will be rung at Sanbornton Congregational Church-UCC, First Baptist Church and Second Baptist Church. All three churches are joining in a program to which the general public is invited.
In addition to bell ringing, a film of Dr. King delivering his famous speech will begin at at 2:15 p.m. Following the showing of the film,there will be a time when viewers can talk about their memories of that day and what the speech meant to them. Younger viewers might share what the speech means to them in today's world.
For further information contact Cab Vinton at the Sanbornton Public Library at 286-8288, or Marilyn Ladieu at 934-5717.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 10:34
MEREDITH — With the harvesting season at its peak, Moulton Farm in Meredith is holding a special evening session of its popular "Garden to Table" series on Thursday, August 22, at 5 p.m. The farm's chef, Jonathan Diola, will present a free cooking demonstration using produce the farm is currently harvesting.
"It's a great opportunity to taste food and talk with Jonathan and other members of our farm team about how we grow the food as well as get ideas about how to prepare it," says John Moulton, owner of Moulton Farm. "These "Garden to Table" have been very popular. Customers learn how to get the most from their food and really enjoy that great flavor that Jonathan creates with his recipes."
Moulton Farm is located at 18 Quarry Road off Route 25 in Meredith. The farm practices sustainable agriculture and is dedicated to providing the highest quality fruits and vegetables while preserving its rich soil for future generations. In addition to growing its own produce, the farm sells prepared foods to go, baked goods, seafood, and a quality selection of cheeses, meats, and other items from local producers. More information is available at moultonfarm.com.
Last Updated on Friday, 16 August 2013 10:26
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