MEREDITH — The Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce announces that during the past few weeks the following businesses have become affiliated with the Chamber: Auto Haus of Meredith, Beyond Obsession, Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice, Clover Creative Group, LLC, Dean M. Eastman, Realtor, Essense, Four Seasons Self Storage, Hermit Woods Winery:
Independent Avon Sales (Lisa Karman), Kitchen Medix LLC, Kona Mansion Inn, Meredith Place Veterinary Emergency Hospital, Monkey Trunks Extreme Aerial Adventures, The Nutmeg Inn, Pat's Seafood and Pizzaria, Purple Crayon Productions LLC, Rines Paving & Construction LLC, True Colors Print & Design;
VynnArt Gallery and Art Supplies, Wescott, Dyer, Fitzgerald and Nichols PA, Winni Construction, Inc.
The Meredith Chamber is currently planning the 2014 Meredith Area Brochure which is the major component on the Chamber's marketing program and preparing for the Annual Meeting.
Over 300 businesses from the towns of Meredith, Center Harbor, Moultonborough, Holderness, Sandwich, Gilford, the Weirs, and the Newfound Area are members of the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce. For further information about the Chamber, the marketing program, or Chamber events contact the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce at 279-6121.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 September 2013 09:32
LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room will host Dance Night featuring the Brickyard Blues Dance Band on Saturday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m.
The Brickyard Blues plays all of the dance favorites from the 60's, 70's and 80's on up. They mix influences including Texas & Chicago Blues, Stax-era soul music, old-school R&B, with some roots & rockabilly thrown in.
In addition to getting airplay on radio stations throughout New England, their original song, Alabama Blues Man, was picked as the Favorite Blues Song at radio stations in Orlando Florida, and Warsaw, Indiana, and has even been featured on a radio station in Belgium that showcases American roots-rock music.
Band members singer-keyboardist Alan Rosen, Brian James on guitar and vocals, Tom Hoctor on sax, Bernie Rozmovits on bass, and drums.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 September 2013 09:26
LACONIA — The Lakes Region Tourism Association will hold its annual meeting on October 2, at The NASWA Resort's Blue Bistro in Weirs Beach from 5:30-8 p.m.
The meeting will begin with the President's welcome and reports followed by the Executive Director's Marketing and Advertising overview. This overview will demonstrate how the Lakes Region Tourism Association promoted the region in state, out of state, and internationally, increasing the number of visitors to the region to create a positive economic impact on businesses.
Following the Executive Director's overview will be the announcement of two scholarships and the Annual Tourism Award.
The Lakes Region Tourism Association awards the Mildred A. Beach Hospitality Scholarship and the Mel Borrin Scholarship each year at their annual business meeting.
The Mildred A. Beach Hospitality Scholarship is awarded to a student attending a college, university or technical college in the Lakes Region and is pursuing a degree in tourism, hospitality and/or culinary arts. The Mel Borrin Scholarship is awarded to a student that has shown enthusiasm and entrepreneurial skills and is self-motivated to succeed.
The Annual Tourism Award was established to be given to an individual or business that has made a difference during the past year to bring visitors into the Lakes Region and Central New Hampshire. Examples include the enhancement of an event or attraction, development of an event or attraction, outstanding marketing/promotion of a related achievement that had an economic impact by bringing visitors to the area.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 September 2013 08:10
GILFORD — Patrick's Pub in Gilford is again leading efforts to raise funds for Pub Mania and the LNH Children's Auction.
Teaming up with the Tagg Team Pub Maniac and Scentsy Independent Consultant Eileen Burnell, a variety of products and fragrances will be on display to purchaseor to order. The Scentsy system is a safe, wickless warming system that uses a small light bulb to warm scent blocks placed in standing or plug-in warmers. Offered for children is a full line of Forest and Safari Fuzzy Friends, stuffed animals that include a Scent Pak inside. Household and body scent products are also available.
Burnell shared, "I've been a long-time supporter of Pub Mania and the LNH Children's Auction because the funds raised benefit children and families in the Lakes Region. I look forward to helping others support this worthy community effort. It's not too early to start your holiday shopping."
The public is invited to join supporters at Patrick's on Tuesday, October 1 from 5 to 8 pm. A door prize will be awarded, with no purchase required to participate. Orders can be placed during the event or online at http://eileenburnell.scentsy.us any time before October 7. Questions can be addressed by calling Eileen Burnell at 603-630-4296.
Last Updated on Thursday, 26 September 2013 08:07