PLYMOUTH — Michael Tentnowski, Director of the Enterprise Center at Plymouth (ECP), will offer methods and tools to help build and grow a small business as he presents Start and Grow Your Small Business on Thursday, December 4, from 8-10 a.m., at the Enterprise Center at Plymouth.
Attendees will learn the fundamentals of a simplified business plan, pricing strategies, and cash flow as Michael teaches simple, cost-effective tips to help move a business forward while sharing his insights and knowledge from 20 years of experience assisting entrepreneurs. Discover why you are the right person for the venture and what it takes to be successful.
This seminar is part of the educational programming for small business owners and entrepreneurs presented by the Enterprise Center at Plymouth and sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank. This event is offered at no cost to attendees.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:59
MEREDITH — Thanks to the generosity of the Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant the Annual Mae Hart Thanksgiving Dinner will once again be served on Thanksgiving Day for those in Meredith and surrounding towns who are alone or who simply wish to celebrate this meaningful day with new friends. This special meal is a long-time tradition thanks to the generosity of Mae Hart, the family matriarch, who promoted community spirit and believed no one should eat alone on Thanksgiving. Her generous family has continued this tradition since the mid 1970's.
Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant has partnered with the Meredith Parks and Recreation Department to provide this wonderful meal which will be served at the Meredith Community Center at 12:00 noon. Doors open at 11:30 a.m.
Anyone wishing to volunteer to help serve the meal should contact volunteer coordinator Kristen Eldgidge at 279-5568.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:38
LACONIA — The Congregational Church of Laconia is busy working on all the goodies for their 90th Christmas Fair, to be held on Saturday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The morning will start with free coffee and goodies when shoppers enter the hall, which will be decorated with lights and a Christmas tree. The fair will feature a cookie walk and country pantry, stocked with tasty treats and homemade pies made and baked the day before. There will also be jams and jellies, among other offerings.
The needlework experts have been working on mittens, hats and more. Some have been working all year on the handmade quilted Advent calendars.
Local businesses and church members have donated items for a silent auction. Shoppers will also find the popular book corner, plant corner, jewelry table and the "nice as new" table.
Lunch will be served between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
The church is located at the corner of Pleasant Street and Veterans Square in downtown Laconia. Parking is available and the church is handicap accessible.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:25
111814AllBriteBowlingTournament: 3x All Brite (291) All Brite Cleaning’s annual bowling tournament raised $2,200 for Salvation Army
LACONIA — On Wednesday, November 5, 2014, All Brite Cleaning & Restoration, Inc. hosted their 5th annual Bowling Tournament at Funspot to benefit the Laconia Salvation Army. This tournament was the kick off to their 9th Annual Food Drive which will take place from now until December 20.
This benefit raised over $2,200.00 for the Salvation Army. "The bowling participation as well as donations this year were overwhelming," says Robert Stewart, owner of All Brite. "We can't thank our sponsors and donators enough. We couldn't have done it without them! We had a total of 18 teams and 6 of them were also lane sponsors. Everyone was so generous and our raffle and silent auction items were great!"
Participants included Brittain Plumbing & Mechanical Service, Maheu Insurance, State Farm Insurance: Mike Testa, Cross Insurance in Meredith, Melcher & Prescott, Roche Realty, Snedeker Plumbing & Heating, Peabody & Smith Realty, Granite State Glass, Holbrook Insurance, Total Grounds, Bank of NH, Salvation Army and All Brite Cleaning & Restoration, Inc. Donations were given by Airport Country Store & Deli, All Brite Cleaning, All My Life Jewelers, Baron's Major Brands, Brick Front Restaurant, Broadway North, D&D Market & Variety, Greenlaw's Music, The Golf Place at Patrick's, Irwin Ford Toyota, Laconia Country Club, MB Tractor & Equipment, No Limits, Northeast Tire, Patrick's Pub, Prescott Florists, Sal's Pizza, Smoke'n'Barley, T-Bones & Cactus Jacks and the Woodshed Roasting Company.
"It's such a fun event and it's great to see everyone come together for such a great cause" said Krysten Adel, Operations Manager at All Brite Cleaning & Restoration.
All Brite Cleaning will be outside of Market Basket on December 6, 13, and 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All items will then be donated to the Salvation Army to help with their holiday food baskets, groceries for families in need and to their soup kitchen.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 10:07
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- Senior Moment-um group playing Apples to Apples card game on Monday
- Dessert auction on Sunday will benefit Hands Across the Table community meal
- Builders & Remodelers meeting at Pitman’s on Thursday
- Garden club was one of earliest supporters of Living Classroom campaign
- Sales of tires at Irwin Automotive will benefit Pub Mania