CONCORD — The deadline for entering the New Hampshire moose hunt lottery is May 30, 2014. The state's moose hunt will run from October 18 through 26.
Each applicant can enter the lottery once a year. A bonus point system improves the chances for unsuccessful applicants who apply each consecutive year. Hunters who are drawn and accept a permit are not eligible to enter the lottery or apply for a bonus point for the following three years.
To apply visit http://www.huntnh.com. Lottery applications for 2014 must be postmarked or submitted online by midnight Eastern Time, May 30, 2014, or delivered to N.H. Fish and Game headquarters in Concord before 4 p.m. that day.
It costs $15 for residents and $25 for non-residents to enter the lottery. A total of 124 permits are proposed to be issued. Last year, the statewide hunter success rate was 64 percent.
For more information on moose hunting in New Hampshire visit http://www.huntnh.com/Hunting/Hunt_species/hunt_moose.htm.
Last Updated on Monday, 28 April 2014 10:19
LACONIA — The Bank of New Hampshire is hosting free paper shredding days on Saturday, May 3 from 9 a.m. to noon at the branches Laconia office and on Saturday, May 10 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Concord North Main Street and Littleton office parking lots. This is an opportunity for all residents to destroy old documents and confidential files safely.
"We are happy to offer this event for responsible paper disposal which will help reduce the risk of identity theft," said Vickie Routhier, SVP – Director of Marketing & Public Relations for Bank of New Hampshire. "Bank of New Hampshire continues to be proactive in finding ways to protect consumers from fraud. We encourage residents to do their part by making use of this event for secure disposal."
All papers will be shredded on location in the mobile truck. Documents should be free of large binder clips; staples and paper clips may be left on documents.
For more information contact Bank of New Hampshire at 1-800-832-0912.
Last Updated on Monday, 28 April 2014 10:15
GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department in conjunction with the Gilford Cal Ripken League is sponsoring a local Scotts Pitch, Hit and Run competition on Saturday, May 3 at the Gilford Village Field. The competition will begin at 12:30 p.m. with sign-in at 12:15 p.m.
This program is open to boys and girls ages 7-14. The competition allows each participant to hit off a tee, pitch to a target, round third base and head home. Participants have a chance to qualify to compete in the State Finals later in May.
There is no fee for this program. For more information contact the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722.
Last Updated on Monday, 28 April 2014 10:13
BELMONT — Belmont High School Drama presents the production of the musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Performances will be Thursday through Saturday, May 1-May 3 at Belmont High School at 7 p.m. with an additional 2 p.m. matinee on Saturday.
The musical, based on the Peanuts cartoon series by Charles Schultz, is a heart-warming production, intended for all audiences of any age. Tickets are $10 for general audiences and $8 for students and seniors. Tickets may be purchased at the door prior to performances, or in advance by visiting the main office at Belmont High School.
For more information call 267-6525.
Last Updated on Monday, 28 April 2014 10:11
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