On Saturday, May 17, students from Edgewater Academy of Dance in Gilford will present their end-of-year performance, "Dancing In Color". The show has music and innovative dance appealing to all ages. All are invited to attend the 2 1/2 hour performance, which features ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, modern , and hip-hop dance. Dancers will perform Saturday, May 17 at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. at the Gilford High School Theater. Tickets are $10 each available at the door or prior to the shows by calling Edgewater Academy of Dance at 293-0366. (Photo Courtesy of Donner Photographic, Inc.)
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 May 2014 08:40
LACONIA — The Kiwanis Club of Laconia will be holding an expanded Bike Rodeo/Community Safety Day this Saturday, May 17, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Opechee Park parking lot off North Main Street. Bicycle safety checks, free helmets, bicycle obstacle course, food and fun is planned.
The Laconia Police Department, the Laconia Fire Department, the Marine Patrol will be represented and have their equipment available for tours and viewing. Others participating include LRGHealthcare, Greater Lakes Child Advocacy Center, LHS Key Club, Cub Scout Troop 68 , Community Emergency Response Team, and MC Cycle and Sports. Refreshments will be available for purchase, and a free bag of popcorn will be given to all children in attendance.
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(Courtesy photo) An obstacle course is one of the featured attractions at the annual Bike Rodeo hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Laconia. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 May 2014 08:30
ALTON — Richard Maloon, from the New Hampshire Old Graveyard Association, will give a powerpoint presentation on graveyard restation and repair at the Alton Historical Society's meeting on Tuesday, May 20 at the Gilman Library at 7 p.m.
The New Hampshire Old Graveyard Association's mission is: "to discover, restore, maintain, map, and record inscriptions in the old burial places before they become completely lost." The Alton Historical Society Programs are free and open to the public. A brief business meeting is held prior to the presentation,and refreshments are served following the program.
The Historical Society's Museum, also on the lower level, is open before and after the program and on the third Saturday of every month from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 May 2014 08:20
LACONIA — Taylor Community presents Gregg Pauley in concert for the next performance in its 2014 Music Series Sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire.
Pauley's program is entitled "Beethoven: Dedicated to the One I Love." The concert is scheduled for Sunday, May 18 at 3 p.m. in Taylor's Woodside Building and is free and open to the public.
The Southern California native began his piano studies at age 4. He's a graduate of the University of Southern California and Mason Gross School of the Arts. His primary teacher was world renowned pianist Ilana Vered.
Pauley has performed extensively throughout the U.S., including at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. Concerto appearances include the Portland (Maine) Symphony, Granite State Symphony and NH Philharmonic, as well as many other orchestras throughout the eastern seaboard.
In addition to his busy performance schedule, Pauley maintains two private studios in Concord and Newmarket, and is on the faculty of Tufts University, St. Paul's School and the Concord Community Music School.
Gregg Pauley (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 May 2014 08:17
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