PLYMOUTH — Pure Life Meditation Center in Plymouth presents Christopher Williams in concert on Friday, November 15 at 7-9:30 p.m.
Hailing from Nashville, Tenn., Williams is a songwriter, storyteller and entertainer offering songs that are honest and confessional, yet never over bearing. Performances engage the audience through an appealing mix of passion and humor. Touring nationally for the last 14 years, Williams has built a faithful following of listeners around the country, releasing nine albums on his own label. He has toured with the Grammy Award winning band, Jars of Clay and has played with Arlo Guthrie, David Wilcox, Patty Larkin and Ellis Paul. Audrey Drake will be opening the concert.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:31
LACONIA — The Laconia Professional Firefighters are accepting donations for the St Vincent De Paul Food Pantry at both the Central Station, 848 N. Main St, and the Weirs Station, 7 Lucerne Ave.
With the holidays upon us all local food pantries are in need of donations. The Laconia Firefighters have placed a drop box in each station lobby that the public can access. Here is a list from the St Vincent De Paul website as to needed donations: canned meats and beef stews, canned soups, canned vegetables, canned fruit, tuna fish, canned juices, tomato sauce, crushed tomatoes, pasta, macaroni and cheese.
Personal care and baby items are also needed. These include diapers, tissue, and toilet paper. Toothbrushes, toothpaste, shaving cream are also welcomed. Baby wipes and baby food are also most appreciated.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:14
LACONIA — T-BONES Great American Eatery and Cactus Jack's of Laconia are taking part in the Turkey Plunge to benefit the Salvation Army of Laconia. As an annual tradition, Laconia T-BONES and Cactus Jack's employees collect donations amongst themselves and dress up to participate in the annual event.
Guests are encouraged to visit T-BONES and Cactus Jack's at 1182 Union Avenue in Laconia through Sunday, November 17, 2013. Every five dollars donated to the Salvation Army of Laconia at Laconia T-BONES and Cactus Jack's will earn guests a spin on the Donation Prize Wheel as a thank you to patrons for their support. The wheel is full of great prizes, intended to be a win, win for the guest and plunge team.
The Salvation Army is celebrating 120 years of service in the Lakes Region. This past year, they have given out over 17,000 meals and 7,000 food baskets and provided about 9,000 bed nights at the local Carey House shelter. Laconia staff will be present at the Turkey Plunge on Saturday, November, 23 at noon at Opechee Cove beach to take the plunge for the cause.
Jason Bolduc, T-BONES and Cactus Jack's general manager, said "The Turkey Plunge is an annual tradition for our employees and it's really such a great cause. Our guests' support helped tremendously last year and we're hopeful this year will be a success too!"
For more information about the Salvation Army of Laconia, visit www.use.salvationarmy.org/laconia. For more information about T-BONES Great American Eatery, find us online at www.T-BONES.com.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:09
MOULTONBOROUGH — The Moultonborough Historical Society will hold its November meeting on Monday evening, November 18, at 6 p.m. at the Life Safety Building (fire/police station) on Route 25 in Moultonborough, and the program will be a potluck supper in honor of any and all veterans who wish to attend, followed by a short program to be determined.
The supper will be free to all veterans and their spouses; just bring your own place setting, and call Fran Vincent at 253-6250 or Kathy Garry at 476-2349 to make a reservation, so we can be sure and have enough "potluck" for all to enjoy. All others who wish to attend, please bring a dish to share, along with place setting.
Beverages including coffee, tea, and water will be provided. The usual meeting time, which is the second Monday evening of the month, would fall on Veteran's Day, so to avoid a conflict with the holiday, this month's meeting will be one week later than usual.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:04
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