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Slide Show Tonight on Historic Alaskan Adventure

MOULTONBOROUGH — Kristin Gates will be presenting a slide show about her historic outdoor adventures at Holland Hill Studio this evening at 6:30 p.m.

This summer, at the age of 26, Kristen became the first woman to traverse Alaska's Brooks Range solo. Kristen will also present on her 1,000 mile expedition across Alaska's Arctic and her long distance hikes on the Pacific Crest Trail, the Appalachian Trail, Continental Divide Trail, Arizona Trail and the Great Enchantment Trail.

While Kristin currently lives in Moultonborough, she most recently lived for three years in Alaska and grew up in Connecticut.

For more information about Kristin and her adventures, see her webpage milesforbreakfast.com. The presentation is free and open to the public. No reservation needed. Call Holland Hill Studio at 476-2476 for more information or visit hollandhillstudio.com. Holland Hill Studio is located at 97 Holland Street in Moultonborough.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 December 2013 10:46

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Sanbornton Public Library hosting Open House on December 14

SANBORNTON – The community is invited to visit Sanbornton Public Library on Sat., Dec. 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the Holiday Open House hosted by the Library Board of Trustees. Enjoy some music and refreshments, talk with staff and board members, and visit with neighbors.

The Library has hung a stocking with care in hopes of gifts of story time supplies (glue sticks, washable markers, and stickers), puzzles and Legos, and gift cards for books and more.

The Library is located at 27 Meetinghouse Hill Road, just off Route 132. Call 286-8288 or visit the website at www.splnh.com. The library staff hopes community members will join the festivities.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00

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Taylor Community hosting ‘Moose Man’ on Dec. 14

LACONIA – Rick Libbey, also known as the Moose Man, will tell the story of his wildlife photos in a presentation Saturday morning, Dec. 14 at 10 a.m. at Taylor Community's Woodside Building.

Libbey will talk about his adventures, capturing the photos and how important it is to respect wildlife and their environment. Anyone who has an interest in the outdoors, photography or wildlife is sure to enjoy this charismatic speaker.

The event is free and open to the public and is suitable for all ages. Reservations are requested and can be made by calling 524-5600, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Taylor Community is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community whose mission is to provide the highest quality retirement living options to support the independence, health and dignity of community residents. Visit www.taylorcommunity.org and check us out Facebook to keep up with all our events.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00

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Pasquaney Garden Club 'Holiday Potluck Lunch'

BRISTOL — The Pasquaney Garden Club will be having its last meeting of the year on Tuesday, December 10 at the Bristol Baptist Church.

The meeting will start at 11 a.m. with music and a carol sing. A potluck lunch will be available at 12 noon. Bring a  favorite holiday dish and join club members for a special time of fellowship.

The Pasquaney Garden Club is a member of NHFGC, Inc. District, Regional, and NGC, Inc. For more information call Nancy Marchand at 744-9485.

Last Updated on Saturday, 07 December 2013 12:25

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