LACONIA — Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering 7-week Bereavement Support Groups in two locations beginning in mid – late January 2014. One group will meet in Laconia on Wednesdays and the other group will meet in Wolfeboro on Thursdays, specific times to be determined. Each group consists of a series of 1 ½ hour meetings held each week for 7 weeks.
Support Groups give people the opportunity to discuss and learn ways of coping with their loss, to gain the support of others in safe and caring ways, and to learn about the grief process. Although grief is a unique experience through which each person finds his or her own way, there are common threads we all share when going through grief.
Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014 11:06
SANDWICH — An Art in the Age Craft Spirits Pairing Dinner presented by The Tamworth Lyceum and hosted at the Corner House Inn will be held on Sunday, January 19 starting at 6 p.m. Special guest Warren Bobrow, author of Apothecary Cocktails, will be artfully concocting the libations while discussing cocktail antiquity and the relationship between spirits and dining.
First Course: Chorizo & Asparagus "Pigs-in-a-Blanket" with Apple Dijon mustard dipping sauce and Art in the Age Root and Rye.
Second Course: New England Clams and Mussels with lemongrass, coconut milk and curry and Thai Basil Fizz with Art in the Age Sage.
Third Course: Rustic Turkey Pot Pie and the Mead Refresher.
Fourth Course: English Trifle and Hot Buttered Rum.
The four-course dinner is $55 a person, including tax and gratuity. Copies of Apothecary Cocktails: Restorative Drinks From Yesterday And Today will also be available for purchase and signed by the author.
Call the Corner House Inn at 476-3060 for reservations.
The Tamworth Lyceum is a modern New England mercantile store and gallery space in the mountains of Northern New Hampshire, offering specialty grocery items and beverage counter service. The 200 year old Lyceum building also serves as a community lecture and event space.
In addition to serving as the nexus for the revival of the transcendentalist thought, the Lyceum's founder Steve Grasse is working on a farm-to-bottle distillery opening up in the old Tamworth Inn this coming Spring 2014. Visit www.tamworthlyceum.com for more information.
Founded in 2006, Art in the Age is a line of pre-prohibition inspired organic liquors whose flagship store and gallery is located in Philadelphia. For more information, visit www.artintheage.com.
Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014 10:52
GILFORD — If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a book coming out about Gilford should be priceless. With a little help from generous townspeople, the book surely will be.
Local resident Dee Chitty is looking for old photographs that might be used in ''Gilford, a pictorial history'' to be published by Arcadia Publishing in its images of America series.
The importance of family collections cannot be overemphasized. Vintage photographs become increasingly fragile and by scanning and reproducing them in a book, they become available for all to see.
Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014 10:48
MEREDITH — A presentation on the Affordable Care Act will be held on Thursday, January 16 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library. The presentation will provide a road map to finding a way through the health insurance marketplace in order to get the facts needed to make important choices.
This interactive presentation will cover information for those with coverage, without coverage and with Medicare and discuss how the new health care law impacts individuals.
Last Updated on Friday, 10 January 2014 10:46
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