MEREDITH — The Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra as we welcome Spring on Saturday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith, where the auditorium will be filled with the glorious sounds of Beethoven, Bach, and Brahms.
The concert will open with Beethoven's Egmont Overture, and our season will conclude with Brahms' Symphony No. 2. Two veteran LRSO performers, oboist Kenda Corcoran and violinist Jann Sparks will perform J.S. Bach's lyrical "Concerto in C minor for violin and oboe," accompanied by our chamber orchestra.
Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for students college-age and under and can be purchased on-line at www.LRSO.org/tickets or by using the mail order form on the web page. Tickets are also available at: Innisfree Bookstore and the Mobil station opposite the town docks in Meredith. They can also be purchased at Greenlaw's Music in Laconia, Bayswater Books in Center Harbor, and at the door, if still available on the evening of the concert.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 08:45
GILFORD — The Gilford High School Pops and French Club will hold a fund-raising mattress sale on Sunday, May 18, from noon to 5 p.m. at the Gilford Youth Center, 19 Potter Hill Road.
New mattresses of various styles, materials and brand names will be on sale. All include manufacturer's warranties. Mattresses can be purchased with either cash, checks or credit cards. Purchasers can also make arrangements to have the mattresses delivered to their house.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 08:36
SANDWICH — Sandwich Parks and Recreation will be giving disc golf instruction and course tours at Sunshine Park in Center Sandwich on Friday, May 16, from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Everyone is invited to visit and learn how to play this fun outdoor game. Discs are available to the public and
admission is free.
Located on Mount Israel Road just outside of the village, Sunshine Park offers 18 holes of disc golf spread across 19 acres. Sunshine Park has been built by volunteers who love the game and it shows with each distinct hole.
For more information call Sandwich Parks and recreation Director at (603) 284-6473.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 08:28
MEREDITH — Meredith is the place to be on Saturday May 17 for antique enthusiasts, collectors, and bargain hunters as the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors the 19th Annual Community Yard Sale.
According to Executive Director Susan Cerutti, the sales will be held from 9: a.m.-3 p.m. at over fifty locations in the Meredith area. In addition to the many sales taking place at individual homes several businesses and organizations will also hold sales. In Meredith, The Trinity Episcopal Church, located on Route 25, will hold a group sale at the church and the Cavalry Bible Church will hold theirs on St. James St. As in the past, there will be a sale at the Center Harbor Congregational Church and a book sale sponsored by the Friends of the Library will take place at the Meredith Public Library.
The Meredith Altrusa Club will hold two sales, one on the Lawn of the Chamber building and the other at the old Aubuchon Building located just north of the lights. Meredith Kiwanis Club will conduct their sale at Keytown Automotive and sales will be held at individual homes in the downtown area, along Parade Road, Meredith Neck Road, Pease Road, Skyview Circle, Tracey Way, and Waukewan Road.
Businesses particpating in the event include ReMax Bayside and Watermark Marine Construction on Route 3, The Ballard House Inn on Parade Road, Dragin Geothermal on Route 25, and the Meredith Children's Museum on Lang St. The Community Yard Sale will be held rain or shine and maps identifying the locations of the various sales will be available beginning at 8 a.m. the day of the sale at the Chamber of Commerce Information Center located at 272 Daniel Webster Highway.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 May 2014 08:22
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