WATERVILLE VALLEY — Spend the Martin Luther King Holiday weekend at Waterville Valley Resort for not only phenomenal skiing and riding conditions but also awe-striking phenomenons on the Waterville Valley Resort Conference Center stage by magician and comic personality, Norman Ng, on Sunday, January 19.
With "The Norman Magic Experience" Norman Ng brings a fresh and dynamic energy to center stage as he swings stuff, smashes stuff, and makes hundreds of people suspend in disbelief with every show. He views his show as a conversation with an audience rather than a performance as he involves the audience in ways no other performer does. The show is an exciting fusion of mind blowing magic, hilarious comedy, and tons of audience participation, which has been featured in 48 states for more than 500,000 people live.
Norman has also gained national recognition in the magic and performing arts community. In 2011 he was named "America's Best Variety Act," by Campus Activities Magazine.
Tickets are available for $25 per person by contacting the Waterville Valley Resort Ticket Office or online at www.waterville.com. Tickets are limited and advanced purchase is highly recommended.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 06:59
BELMONT — Robert Leroux Council 10934, Knights of Columbus is hosting its first cribbage tournament of the new year at St. Joseph Church, Belmont, Friday, January 17, at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.
All cribbage players are welcome. Entry fee is $15 which includes light snacks and drinks. Prizes for 1st,2nd and 3rd places based on number of attendees. The last tournament paid $50, $30 and $20.
To make reservations and receive rules call Ron Hrasna, 603-528-3203
Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 06:48
LACONIA — The Matthew Stubbs Blues Band featuring Dennis Brennan will perform at Pitman's Freight Room on Friday, January 17 at 8 p.m.
Stubbs was named the 2009 Outstanding Guitarist from Blues Audience Magazine and was a 2009 Boston Music Award Nominee for Blues Act of the year. Boston-based roots guitarist Stubbs has a wicked way with a groove and an ability to conjure vintage tones. His tasty arrangements make that vintage hard to pinpoint, thanks to the way he mixes swinging blues, funk, surf rock, and prickly R&B licks.
Dennis Brennan is a cagey veteran who can electrify audiences with his ability to cross brilliantly from rock to soul, blues, country, and jazz, while breathing fresh life into each. He has been nominated for 4 NEMO awards and has won 2 NEMO awards for "Outstanding Roots Rock Band.
The Riddle 'N' Blues Band, winners of the NH Blues Challenge Youth Category will open the show at 7:30 p.m.
Admission is $12. Pitman's is a BYOB venue.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 January 2014 06:42
LACONIA — Lakes Region Community College is offering a workshop for individuals who are seeking to improve their customer service skills or for businesses that want to improve their employee's customer service skills.
The workshop will be held on Wednesday, February 19, from 8 a.m. to noon, and the cost is $80.
It will be conducted by Lori J. Mahar, MBA, of Center Barnstead, an educator and coach who is also Public Relations Chairperson for NHAVA (New Hampshire Association for Volunteer Administrators). Since 2000, Mahar has been recognized several times in New Hampshire's Business Review for her achievements as a proven leader in business and community development, leadership and training and also recognized as one of New Hampshire Magazine's Women of Achievement.
Mahar is also holding a four-day "How to Get A Job!" workshop on Wednesdays January 15, January 22, January 29, and February 5, from 10 a.m. to noon for a cost of only $30 for all four sessions.
One may register by coming in to Lakes Region Community College, 379 Belmont Rd., Laconia, or by telephone with the Registrar's office at (603) 524-3207.
Last Updated on Monday, 13 January 2014 11:36
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- Cartoonist Herb Morse is Artist in the Library for January
- Registration for Lakes Region Girls Softball's 2014 Season is now open
- Altrusa Hosting Second Annual Community Dinner on January 23
- Gilford Rotary Murder Mystery Saturday at Belknap Mill
- Seeking Nominees for Annette P Schmitt Unsung Hero Award