Arts & Living

Jaffrey: Hearse house location questioned

Monday, January 26, 2015

JAFFREY — Several residents of Jaffrey, concerned about a replica of a hearse house obstructing Mount Monadnock, are urging the Jaffrey Historical Society to move their planned site out of view of the mountain. Residents are encouraging the Historical Society — which plans to build a hearse house to display two hearses from 1868 in the Jaffrey Center Commons — … 0


Monday, January 26, 2015

At the Peterborough Town Library, children can learn about electricity while they fashion bracelets that light up with LEDs. The library is holding a “Light … 0

Dublin: Fulfilling Hayashi’s dream

Monday, January 26, 2015

Editor's note: The Harris Center has postponed the Jan. 31 hike through the former Camp Chenoa property to Feb. 8, due to expected weather conditions. … 0

Jaffrey: Honky Catz dueling pianos return

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The Honky Catz Dueling Pianos return to the Shattuck Golf Club for a performance on Friday, at 8 p.m. Based on requests, the show goes where the audience takes it with comedy, music and improvisation. Two baby grand … 0

Peterborough: Bass named Gardener of the Year

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire has named Rosaly Bass Gardener of the Year. Bass will receive her award at the NOFA-NH 13th annual winter conference on Saturday in Concord. This is the second year the … 0

Peterborough: Dinner with friends

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

It’s a place of community. “We’ve found that there’s more community here in the small towns than in the big city, which is funny,” said Erica Fayrie-Malone of Hancock, who only recently moved to the area from Portland, … 0

ConVal: Student shares joy of discovery

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Photography student shares her work ConVal photo student Maddi Sullivan sent us this photo of her classmate Madelynne Moynihan, which she took as part of her class. “When I first started taking pictures,” Sullivan wrote to us by … 0

Keene: Locals star in KSC encore show

Monday, January 19, 2015

The Keene State College Theatre and Dance Department will present an encore performance of “Equus” on Saturday, Jan. 24, as a fundraiser to take the play to the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. The performance will be … 0

Jaffrey: Library book discussion Feb. 2

Monday, January 19, 2015

The next title in the Jaffrey Public Library’s monthly book discussion series will be “Mrs. Queen Takes the Train” by William Kuhn on Monday, Feb. 2, at 2 p.m. Copies are available now at the library. For more information, call 532-7301. … 0

Jaffrey: Oil works hang at the Civic Center

Monday, January 19, 2015

An exhibit of oil paintings by Ann Cross are on display in the first-floor display cases at the Jaffrey Civic Center. The majority of works are oil on canvas of realistic landscapes, in which Cross specializes. She began … 0

Wilton: ‘Woman in the Moon’ screens

Monday, January 19, 2015

A silent film, “The Woman in the Moon,” a pioneer space drama about mankind’s first lunar voyage, will be screened at the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. A sci-fi adventure hailed as the first feature … 0

Jaffrey: Civic Center seeks entries for spring show

Monday, January 19, 2015

The Jaffrey Civic Center has announced a call of entry for the annual Spring Show. The exhibit will be on display in the second-floor Cunningham Gallery and first-floor Auditorium Gallery from Feb. 13 through March 14. This first show of the year will begin with an opening reception … 0

Hancock: Chamber singers perform

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

A mid-winter concert with the Monadnock Chorus Chamber Singers will be held at the Meeting House on Sunday at 3 p.m. The one-hour program includes works by John Dowland, Henry Purcell, and Handel, as well as a few repeats of Christmas music. The chorus is under the direction … 0