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Meredith Public Library’s Master Plan Committee to make presentation on April 9

MEREDITH — Meredith Public Library's Master Plan Committee will be making a presentation about the Past, Present and Future of the Meredith Public Library on Wednesday, April 9 at 6 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library. 
The library is facing many challenges including life-safety code, parking and accessibility issues. Before the trustees can plan for the future, they need to hear from the public about what they want from their library.  All input will be recorded and it will be used to help the committee prepare a report for the Library Trustees. This report will help to guide the trustee's build a Library Master Plan. Refreshments will be served.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014 08:56

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Rotary Club announces sponsors for pancake breakfast on Sunday

LACONIA — Join Laconia Rotary Club for an All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, March 30 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will take place at the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region located at 888 North Main Street, Laconia.

"We're grateful for the generosity of the community for making this event possible," said event chair and Laconia Rotary Club President Elect Pat Anderson, "Thank you to Café Déjà Vu, Contigiani's Catering, Doug Whittum, Kitchen Cravings, McDonald's of Meredith, Plum Crazy, Scott Ouellette of Canoe/O Steaks & Seafood, Stu Ramsey, Sysco Foods, Top of the Town Restaurant, Vista Foods, Water Street Café, and Woodshed Coffee Roasters for food and product donations."

Breakfast is $5 per person or $20 per family and includes pancakes, maple syrup, sausage, orange juice and coffee. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Boys & Girls Club for the purchase and renovation of their new home at the former St. James Church.

If you are interested in making a donation contact Pat Anderson at 556-9956 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014 08:49

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I-L Math Team places 3rd among small schools

MEREDITH — Inter-Lakes math team placed 3rd out of 17 small schools at the 42nd New Hampshire State Math Contest held at Plymouth State University.

Inter-Lakes scored 204 points to capture 3rd place behind Bishop Brady High School in 1st with 248 points and Portsmouth Christian Academy in 2nd with 219 points. Overall, out of 55 total schools at the contest, Inter-Lakes finished in 10th place, ahead of most medium, intermediate, and large schools.

The team high scorer for the day was Johnny Cox with 28 points which included a perfect score in Algebra 1. Matt Schneberger, Jonah Steiss, and Sarah Sundius followed, each with 24 points. Matt and Jonah each had perfect scores in Algebra 1 and Sarah had a perfect score in Advanced Math. Isabel Cunningham, Ben Jaques, and Hayley Roth each contributed 16 points to the team total with Hayley also getting a perfect score in Advanced Math.

Liam Donahoe, Finnian O'Connell, and Danial Thomas rounded out the team with 12, 8, and 4 points respectively. A plaque was awarded to the team for their 3rd place finish and will be on display in the Laker hallway. The team is coached by Bob Marcoux and Diane Mega.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014 08:40

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Orchard restoration workshop to be held April 12

 CANTERBURY — Canterbury Shaker Village and Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire (NOFA-NH) will offer "Bringing Back an Orchard" on April 12, in the historic Shaker orchard. The workshop will be instructed by nationally recognized organic orchardist, Michael Phillips. Cost to attend is $60 for organization members and $75 for non-members.

Instructor Michael Phillips is known across the country for helping people grow healthy fruit. The "community orchard movement" that he helped found at www.GrowOrganicApples.com provides a full immersion into the holistic approach to orcharding. His Lost Nation Orchard is part of a medicinal herb farm in northern New Hampshire. Michael's newest book, The Holistic Orchard: Tree Fruits and Berries the Biological Way, recently received Garden Book of the Year honors from the American Horticultural Society.

To register, visit www.shakers.org

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014 08:35

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