Local Eatery and Frates Creative Arts team up for night of eating and painting

LACONIA — Local Eatery and Frates Creative Arts are bringing together their gourmet and creative talents on Thursday, August 21 from 6-9 p.m.
The evening being held at the Local Eatery will consist of a full couples night menu along with a paint along experience that will guarantee a completed and ready to hang painting. The cost for this event is $55 per person and includes the meal, instruction, and all supplies needed for the painting. Reservations are a must with limited space for 9 couples offered. To sign up for the event call the Local Eatery at 527-8007 or Frates Creative Arts at 528-7651.

Gilford Beach Will Be Staffed Through August 24

GILFORD — The Gilford Town Beach will remain fully staffed with lifeguards through Sunday, August 24th. Beginning on August 25th, the beach will be officially closed for the season and will no longer be guarded. Following the official close, the beach will remain un-staffed, but may be opened at the discretion of the Parks and Recreation Department depending on weather conditions.

For further information, contact Recreation Director, Herb Greene at 527-4722.

AMTP Art Auction on Sept. 27th (77 words)

WOLFEBORO — The Appalachian Mountain Teen Project the will hold its second AMTP Art Auction on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Club 59. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. with light hors de oeuvres and cash bar. 

Local artwork and hand made crafts will be auctioned live. All proceeds from the auction will benefit teens in the Appalachian Mountain Teen Project.

For more information, or to RSVP, call the AMTP office at 603-569-5510, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or go to www.teenprojectnh.org. 

Glidden Toy Museum to host annual Appraisal Day

ASHLAND — The Glidden Toy Museum will hold its annual Appraisal Day on Wednesday, Aug. 20, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on the lawn of the museum at 49 Main St.

Paul Hough of Waukewan Antiques in Meredith will be appraising antiques and other collectibles. The cost of the appraisals will be the same as in the past: $4 for a single item, or $10 for three items.

Parking will be available on Main or Pleasant streets. Those who want further information can call 968-7289.