HOLDERNESS — There's still room in the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's free winter archery league. Sign up now by calling Tom Flynn or Eric Geib at 603-536-3954.
Participation will be limited to 10 people in each league. You must be able to commit to attending all four weeks to sign up. Please note that the beginner leagues are full.
Each league meets one night a week, from 6:30-8:00 p.m., for four consecutive weeks:
January Advanced League - every Tuesday beginning January 7, 2014.
February Advanced League - every Wednesday beginning February 5, 2014.
Participants in the advanced league must bring their own equipment in good working condition. Only field tips or target points will be permitted; no broadheads.
"This is a great chance for experienced archers to keep their skills sharp over the winter," said Tom Flynn, Facility Manager at Owl Brook Hunter Education Center.
For directions to Fish and Game's Owl Brook Hunter Education Center, to volunteer at the center, or to learn more about other course offerings at Owl Brook, visit http://www.huntnh.com/Hunting/hunter_ed_center.htm.
Activities at the Owl Brook Hunter Education Center are funded by federal Wildlife Restoration Funds, supported by purchase of firearms, ammunition and archery equipment. Learn more about this user-pay, user-benefit program at http://www.wildnh.com/SFWR_program/sfwr_program.htm.
Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013 09:51
GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department will be offering four weeks of Cross Country Ski Lessons at Bolduc Park this winter. Lessons begin on Saturday, January 4, 2014 and will continue through January 25, 2014 (in the event a day is cancelled because of poor weather, it will be made up the week(s) following January 25th). Lessons begin at 10 a.m. and rental skis may be picked up at 9 a.m. at Piche's Ski Shop.
Registration forms are available at the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department, Bolduc Park and Piche's Ski Shop. Mail, fax or drop off registrations directly to Piche's Ski Shop.
Cost is $70 per person including rental equipment, $40 per person if you have your own equipment.
For more information contact Bob or Pat Bolduc at 524-2068.
Last Updated on Monday, 30 December 2013 09:08
MEREDITH — The Meredith American Legion Post 33 is hosting a New Year's Eve Dinner/Dance at the post at 6 Plymouth St. in Meredith next Tuesday.
Cocktails are from 5-6 p.m. and a prime rib dinner is at 6 p.m. Music by the Bob Sanborn Band is from 8 p.m. to midnight. There will be party favors and champagne. The cost is $20 per person.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 December 2013 09:44
TILTON — Bring your skates and join Magic Blades Figure Skating Club and Plymouth State Skating Academy staff on the ice at the Tilton School Ice Arena, Saturday, Jan. 4, 10:30 a.m.-noon for a free skating party to celebrate U.S. Figure Skating's National Skating Month.
Both Magic Blades and Plymouth State Academy are U.S. Figure Skating Basic Skills programs offering membership through USFS, as well as the USFS badge program, teaching skills through a specific progression of skills. Both programs offer 30 minute lessons with 30 minutes of practice ice for skaters ages three through adult. Plymouth academy has free skate rentals for the lesson time. Both programs welcome beginner hockey skaters wanting to learn basic skating skills before joining advanced hockey teams. The academy offers stick and puck practice as well.
Lessons for the winter skating season at the Plymouth State Academy begin Sunday, Jan. 5, at 5 p.m. at the Plymouth State University Ice Arena. Magic Blades winter lesson session includes preparation for their annual skating show "Magic on Ice" A tribute to the winter Olympics in Sochi. Magic Blades lessons begin on Monday, Jan. 6, at the Tilton School Arena at 6 p.m. New skaters are welcome at both programs.
Local students Maggie DeVoy, Erica Markson and Olivia Maclean are senior members of the Magic Blades Figure Skating Club. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 December 2013 09:30
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