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Gilford church plans pet blessing ceremony

GILFORD — In celebration of St Francis of Assisi, the Gilford Community Church will hold a Pet Blessing Ceremony in the church courtyard on Sunday, Oct 4 at 2 p.m.

Donations will be accepted to help support the NH Humane Society in Laconia. In lieu of a monetary donation, people may also visit the Humane Society's Wish List on their website: http://www.nhhumane.org/help-wishlist.php. Gilford Community Church is located at 19 Potter Hill Rd in the village of Gilford.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 September 2015 08:13

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Adult Ed offering free math, reading classes

LACONIA — Laconia Adult Education is offering "FREE" Basic Math and Reading Classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

stated Mrs. Peggy Selig, Program Director.

This is a super opportunity for adult learners to improve their math and reading skills and eventually work toward a High School Diploma or HISET Certificate, said program director Peggy Selig.

On Tuesday and Thursday nights, the Reading Clinic will cover reading comprehension in the subject areas of science, social studies and literature and the arts in addition to writing and grammar skills which are pre-requisites for the HISET Exam (formerly GED).

The Adult Basic Education classes will help provide reading and math skills that people need to get a job, get off welfare, or even get a job promotion. The classes are individualized; each student progresses at his or her own pace. There are no tests and there is no fear of failing.

To enroll in the reading and math classes call the Laconia Adult Education Office at 524-5712 or stop by the Adult Education Office located in Room 805 at Laconia High School.

Those who have a friend, co-worker, or family member who would like to improve his or her reading or math skills, can call 524-5712 for more information or to enroll in the classes.

Last Updated on Friday, 25 September 2015 08:12

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LHS Class 48 meeting for lunch

LACONIA — The Laconia High School, Class of 1948 will meet for lunch on Wednesday, Sept. 30, at noon at Patrick's Pub and Eatery, 18 Weirs Road (Route 11B), in Gilford


Last Updated on Friday, 25 September 2015 07:47

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Church selling pumpkins as fundraiser

MOULTONBOROUGH — The Pumpkin Patch will return to the Moultonborough United Methodist Church this Monday, Sept. 28.

The Pumpkin Patch will be open Mondays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Sundays from noon to 6 p.m.

Pumpkins are received from a Native American pumpkin ranch in Arizona. Some of the proceeds from the pumpkin sales help to support the ranch, while the rest helps fund the Moultonborough church's children's missions.


Last Updated on Friday, 25 September 2015 07:44

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