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Gallery Space Features Photogapher John Gill

LACONIA — The Gallery Space at 27 Canal Street is happy to spotlight the photography of professional landscape and nature photographer, John Gill for the month of November.

Gill's work is published regularly and has won numerous professional awards throughout New England. Gill said," In addition to interpreting the New England landscape photographically, I have a keen interest in bird photography. " These regional landscapes are therefore complemented by a strong sampling of the wild birds that inhabit them.

The exhibition features large framed pieces as well as smaller images which offers the Gallery Space visitor the opportunity to see Gill's images at a variety of scales.

The exhibition will move to Local Eatery for the month of December as part of the Gallery Space and Local Eatery collaborative business venture supporting local artists and photographers. A Meet the Photographer Reception is planned for the end of November. Go to www.fratescreates.com for details.

The New Hampshire Professional Photographers Association has honored Gill twice with its Photographer of the Year award. For more information about the photographer go to his website at www.johngillphoto.com

For Gallery hours call 528-7651.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 11:22

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Holiday Craft Fair hosted by Prospect Mountain High School

ALTON — Prospect Mountain High School Craft Fair to support the Class of 2014, Class of 2015 and World Cultures Club held on Saturday, December 7. Breakfast held from 8-11 a.m. followed by the craft fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Breakfast is $5 for adults, $4 for age 12 and under and Senior Citizens. Trees at the craft fair will be sold from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for only $30.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 11:00

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CPR class in Alton Dec. 16

ALTON — The Alton Fire Rescue department will holding a CPR class on Monday, December 16 at 6 p.m. at the West Alton Fire Station. For more information or to register call 875-0222.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 10:55

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Zonta Club Members Attend Conference (340)

LACONIA — "Zonta Reflections: Here's Looking at Us!" was the theme of the 65th Annual Zonta International's District 1 Fall Conference held October 25th-27th at the Doubletree Bedford Glen in Bedford, Massachusetts.

The District includes clubs in the New England states and Nova Scotia. Five members of the Zonta Club of the Lakes Region attended: Micheline Roy of Laconia, current Lakes Region president who served as club delegate to the conference, Shirley Perry of Gilford, current Lakes Region treasurer and also 2012-14 District 1 Secretary, Phyllis Corrigan of Gilford, local club board of directors member and Nadine Salley of Tilton and Cheryl Dorfman of Laconia who are both Past District 1 Governors. Ms. Salley currently serves on the local club board of directors and Mrs. Dorfman is the current District 1 Foundation Ambassador.
The conference hosted Zonta International Director, Gabriella Samaro Paphitis from Cyprus, as well as outstanding and inspiring high school student leaders from the Malden, MA YMCA Youth in Government Project.who serve in model governments at the local, state, and national levels. Conference sessions highlighted the current "Zonta Says NO" to Violence Against Women Campaign underway worldwide to bring attention to the issue of domestic and gender based violence. Other presentations focused on advocacy and public relations initiatives throughout the district. Just over $7,000 was raised through a silent auction and club and individual donations to support the Zonta International Foundation service projects and educational awards.
Zonta International is a global organization of executives and professionals with more than 30,000 members working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Zontians in 65 countries and geographical areas around the world volunteer their time, talent and resources to support local and international service projects, as well as scholarship programs aimed at fulfilling Zonta's mission and objectives. More information about the Zonta International organization can be found on the web at www.zonta.org and www.zontasaysno.com and inquiries about the Zonta Club of the Lakes Region can be made to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 10:51

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