LACONIA — The Belmont High School Student Council will be holding an open forum to discuss changing the school's current mascot, which is a Native American.
The forum is open to all students, staff, parents, and alumni of Belmont High School and community members of Belmont and Canterbury. It will take place on Wednesday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Belmont High School Cafeteria. The press is also invited to come to the forum.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 08:03
GILFORD — The Gilford Youth Center will be hosting an indoor community yard sale on Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This is your opportunity to buy and sell new and used merchandise, clothing, and collectibles. Admission to the event is free.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 08:01
LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room at 94 New Salem Street in downtown Laconia is pleased to announce that it will be hosting The Zeke Martin Jazz Quartet on Thursday, April 3 at 8 p.m. A catered dinner buffet will be available from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Born in Brussels in 1973, Zeke Martin entered the world with a pair of drumsticks in his hands. Zeke's unique and soulful style has enabled him to secure endorsement deals with Creation Drums, Murat Diril Cymbals, Evans Drumheads, Mono Cases and Vic Firth Sticks. The Zeke Martin Project has performed in many locations throughout the Northeast, including the Berklee Performance Center, The House Of Blues in Boston, The Black Repertory Theater in RI, Minton's Playhouse and Sweet Rhythm, in NYC and tours Malaysia yearly.
The Zeke Martin Project also just won New England Urban Music Award Best Jazz CD 2010. Currently, The Zeke Martin Project resides in Boston, MA and continues to perform along the east coast and in Asia.
Members are Zeke Martin-Drums/Band Leader, Brian Eggleston - Keyboard, Pat Loomis - Sax, Joe Sumrell - Bass
Admission is $12, doors open at 6:30 p.m. Call 527-0043 for information and reservations. www.pitmansfreightroom.com
Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 07:59
LACONIA — The Congregational Church of Laconia, UCC invites the public to share in Music for Lent. All events will be held in the sanctuary of the church, in at 18 Veteran's Square in downtown Laconia. Organ concerts will be presented at noon on Friday April 4 and Friday April 11, and a Good Friday service will feature music by the combined choirs of the Laconia and Sanbornton Congregational churches.
An organ concert on April 4 will feature Kimberly Vars Whitehead, the Director of Music and Organist at Brookside Congregational Church in Manchester, NH. She received her Bachelor's degree from the University of New Hampshire, and Master's degree from Boston University where she was a student of James David Christie. She has performed with many different ensembles including a 12-member a cappella group in Boston called 'Tempus,' and recently collaborated with Alexander Romanul, violin and Priscilla Hamilton, flute to form the "Ionian Trio."
She teaches privately to "kids" of all ages, is the Music Director for the Amherst Theater Club, the accompanist for the Milford HS chorus, and is a member of the Merrimack Valley Ringers, an auditioned community handbell ensemble that tours throughout New England. She resides in Milford with her husband and their girls.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 April 2014 07:39
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