HOLDERNESS — The Little Church Theater in Holderness will be presenting the musical "Nunsense" Thursday through Sunday, August 15-18 and again from August 22 through 25. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday.
Lisa Lovett, Executive Director of The Little Church Theater, is especially excited about this production. "It's a glorious way to celebrate our tenth year in operation," she said.
The cast of energetic nuns features local actresses Jennifer Bleiler, Terri Dautcher, Lisa Lovett, and Libby Schwaner. They are directed by Sharon Rae Paquette.
For more information or to purchase tickets call 968-2250.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 August 2013 08:12
LACONIA — The Belmont Police Department, in conjunction with a AAA of New England, is facilitating a "Keeping the Keys" course for senior drivers on Wednesday, August 14 at 9 a.m. at Briarcrest Estates Community Center in Laconia.
Senior members of the community are encouraged to attend this program. If older drivers cannot attend, it is encouraged that another family member attend on their behalf.
The workshop will cover ways to help seniors driving as long as possible. At AAA's Keeping the Keys workshop drivers will learn how to adjust to natural changes in driving ability, keep driving skills sharp, and how to take full advantage of AAA's resources for senior drivers.
For more information about this free program contact Lieutenant Richard Mann at 267-8350.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 August 2013 07:56
FRANKLIN — Kenya Welch, 16, of Franklin, will be among fifty-two of the country's most talented, bright and beautiful young women, ages 13 to 17, in Orlando, FL to compete in the Miss America's Outstanding Teen (MAOTeen) competition, the "little sister" to Miss America.
The competition will take place August 13-17 at the Linda Chapin Theater inside the Orange County Convention Center.
Promoting scholastic achievement, creative accomplishment, healthy living and community involvement for America's teens, the MAOTeen contestants will be judged on personal interview, talent, evening wear, lifestyle & fitness in active wear, and on-stage question.
Welch, a senior at Franklin High School, will be performing a contemporary dance for the talent portion of the MAOTeen competition. She is promoting "Empowering Children to Make Healthier Choices" as a platform issue throughout her year of service as Miss New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen 2013.
The contestants will be in Orlando from Saturday, August 10 through Saturday, August 17 for rehearsals and activities surrounding the pageant. They will visit Dave and Busters on Sunday, August 11 and Medieval Times on Monday, August 12. They will also participate in events such as the
star-studded Evening of Stars Extravaganza and the MAOTeen College Fair, both to be held at the Rosen Centre Hotel, and will have several opportunities to train with professionals in the pageant and entertainment fields.
Kenya Welch (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Friday, 09 August 2013 07:51