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Frates Watercolors at Busiel Mill Community Gallery

LACONIA — New Hampshire watercolorist, Larry Frates, is exhibiting 12 of his watercolors at the Busiel Mill Community Gallery during the month of March.

Known in the Lakes Region for his caricatures and magic shows, Frates, is taking this opportunity to exhibit his professional art works that have been exhibited at the Smithsonian Institute (Woodrow Wilson Hall), Northern Illinois University (Fulbright 40th Anniversary Exhibit, the Briggens Museum in Bergen, Norway to mention a few significant locations.

The works on display were created during his one year Fulbright Exchange to the Orkney Islands in Scotland, his cultural exchange to the Azores, Portugal and some works of the Lakes Region.

The Busiel Community Gallery is open to the public Monday through Friday during regular business hours and has been providing public exhibition space to artists for over 5 years. To find out more about the arrtist visit www.fratescreates.com.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014 09:29

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Plymouth Dems will hear story of NH Rebellion

PLYMOUTH — Continuing with the mission to educate their members and to welcome all interested voters, the Plymouth Area Democrats are very pleased to announce that Attorney Eric MacLeish will attend the regular monthly meeting of the Plymouth Area Democrats on Wednesday, March 19th at the Plymouth Regional Senior Center on Depot Road in Plymouth. His presentation will begin at 7 p.m.

Attorney MacLeish is a founding member of the NHRebellion organization and recently participated in the group's inaugural walk from Dixville Notch to Nashua in January. The NHRebellion is focused on the views of candidates for political office and their ideas to resolve the system of influence that the system of campaign funding creates.

At the conclusion of his presentation, Attorney MacLeish will entertain questions from the audience.

The Plymouth Area Democrats welcome the public to attend any of their meetings, which start at 5:30 with a potluck supper, followed by a brief business meeting and featured event. For further information, please call 968-7105.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 March 2014 02:53

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Holy Trinity School Holding Annual Spring Auction

LACONIA —  Holy Trinity School's annual Spring Auction will be held Saturday, April 5 at 5 p.m.

The 2014 HTS Spring Auction is graciously presented by Bank of New Hampshire and AutoServ of Tilton; and, takes place at the St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall. Proceeds from the evening's events support the School's financial aid scholarship program, advanced curriculum components and the continued classes of art, music and physical education. The evening's silent and live auctions feature local and regional gift certificates and products,  sure to offer something for everyone. Guests will be treated to a delicious dinner by local Laconia food and beverage experts.

This year's auction block includes items such as a paddleboard, Red Sox tickets, NHMS July race tickets, Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook Inner Circle Membership, weekend get-a-ways, spa services; and, of course, those coveted Lake Winnipesaukee summer camp gift certificates sure to cause a bidding frenzy. Silent auction bidding begins at 5 p.m. followed by dinner with live auction excitement starting promptly at 7 p.m.

Tickets are $10 per person and while reservations are encouraged, walk-ins are always welcome. Ticket fees will be waived for those groups of 10 or more wishing to reserve a table in advance. For tickets, call Holy Trinity at 524-3156.

Event sponsors are Benson Auto, Irwin Motors and The Rowley Agency.

Holy Trinity School is a regional Pre K-8 school and operates under the auspices of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Manchester. There are approximately 115 students enrolled in grades K through 8. In partnership with parents, Holy Trinity is dedicated to providing a total Christian educational experience which engages students intellectually, promotes social and personal responsibility, and inspires spiritual growth. For more information on Holy Trinity School call 524-3156 or www.holytrinitynh.com.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 09:06

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Wesley Woods Chowder Chat March 17th

GILFORD — Chowder and Chat lunch to celebrate St. Patrick's Day held on Monday, March 17 at noon at Wesley Woods in the Community room.

Participants will enjoy a boiled dinner, and some traditional Irish music. For more information or to RSVP call 603-528-2555 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 March 2014 09:02

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