MEREDITH — Are you a Friend of Fenwick ? Find out by attending The Inter-Lakes High School Theater Company presentation of The Mouse That Roared.
Performances are October 31 at 3:15 p.m., November 1 at 7 p.m. and November 2 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
The tiny Duchy of Grand Fenwick is in trouble. Their one source of revenue, wine sales, has been disrupted by treacherous vintners in California. What to do? Why, declare war on the USA, of course. Duchess Gloriana (Hannah Simmons) knows that once Fenwick loses, the USA will help to rehabilitate her small kingdom.
Her plot with Countess Mountjoy (Katherine Miller) and Minister Benter (Josh Brown) goes awry when National Forest Ranger, Tully Bascom (John Findlay) takes his promotion to Captain of the Guard very seriously and chaos ensues. Find out what happens by attending the The Inter-Lakes High School Theater Company presentation of The Mouse That Roared!
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:32
GILFORD — A Gilford High School student will be leading baton twirling classes at the Gilford Community center starting on Monday, November 4. The lessons will be offered over course of three months, running every Monday night from 5-5:45 p.m. for boys and girls ages 5-8 and 5:45-6:30 p.m. for those over 9 years of age.
Student Allie Nault has been a baton twirler and a member of the Red Star Twirlers in Derry, since the age of 5. Up until recently, Nault was the feature twirlier for Manchester West High School. After her move to Gilford, Nault has continued with her baton twirling and is now the feature twirler for the band at Gilford High School.
Hoping to help share her knowledge and skills of baton twirling with the community Nault will be conducting the baton classes for anyone interested. Batons will be provided to use in class.
Space is limited. To register for the class call the Gilford Community Center at 524-6978 or go to the website for more information and a registration form.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:28
MEREDITH — Due to overwhelming participant demand, the Laconia Area Community Land Trust has added a first-time home buyer seminar to its November schedule. This month's seminar takes place Saturday, November 9 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Seneca Ladd Building in Meredith.
So far, 285 first-time homebuyers have graduated from LACLT's program, representing $42.4 million in local home purchases. The seminar, sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank, will discuss credit and budgeting, qualifying for a mortgage, working with a realtor, the home inspection process, and the closing process.
The First-time Homebuyer Seminar is free and open to the public; advance registration is required. Continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:22
LACONIA — Laconia Main Street Program and the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce announced that the annual Laconia Holiday Parade will be held on Saturday, November 30.
This year the parade will be held on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. The parade will begin at Wyatt Park, continue down Main Street, and end at the historic train station in Veteran's Square with the lighting of the Christmas Tree.
Following the parade, spectators are encouraged to have lunch at one of the many downtown restaurants or cafes including My Coffee House, The Soda Shoppe, Vintage Café, Burrito Me, Laconia Village Bakery, Downtown Deli & Connie's Ice Cream Counter inside Laconia Antique Center, Water Street Café, Déjà vu Café or Hector's Fine Food & Spirits.
Registrations are now being accepted for those that wish to participate in the parade. Last year, over 70 floats participated in the holiday parade.
To learn more about the event or obtain information about parade registration, go to www.LakesRegionChamber.org and click on the Community Calendar. Forms will also be available at Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce at 383 South Main Street or All My Life Jewelers at 639 Main Street in Laconia.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 29 October 2013 12:13
- Visiting Nurses of Meredith & Center Harbor launch Annual Appeal
- Partnership for Public Health gives first Workplace Champion award to Meredith Village Savings Bank
- Plymouth Chamber Leadership Academy Kicks Off with Opening Retreat on Mayhew Island
- Friends of the Gilman Library will meet
- Brooks Brothers Accepting Gently Used Coats for Santa Fund
- Weekly Meditation Practice Group at the Unitarian Universalist Society