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Arts & Living

Ideas taking flight

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Penguins cannot fly. Too bad no one told that little fact the hero of Peterborough author and illustrator Lita Judge’s latest children’s book. Armed with a pair of bright red flight goggles and the soul of an eagle, this little penguin is determined to succeed at flight school along with all the other birds. “Flight School” is the latest children’s … 0

Backyard Birder: Bogsucker and the blues

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Over the years, I have written about the Fremont conservation land in Peterborough a lot. I like to quote Janet Altobello, teacher-naturalist at the Harris … 0

Peterborough: Greenerborough at the 7-year mark

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Alpacas, goats and cattle will return to the open field behind the Peterborough Town House, the patio in front of the building will … 0

Rindge: Welcome Table supper is free on Monday night

Friday, April 11, 2014

All are welcome at the Welcome Table Community Supper. Our  next  supper is on Monday night. The hours will be from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Rindge Meeting House, 6 Payson Hill Road, Rindge.  We will be having  ham, scalloped potatoes and baked beans, toss salad, bread, beverages and … 0

Wilton: Silent drama ‘Destiny’ screens at Wilton Theatre on Sunday

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

“Destiny,” a 1921 expressionist silent film drama by German director Fritz Lang, will be screened at the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday at 4:30 p.m. The film will be shown with live music accompaniment provided by Jeff Rapsis, … 0

Milford: Local artists display abstract and modern art at co-op

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

An exhibit entitled “Abstract & Modernism: 1950s to Today” is on display at the N.H. Antique Co-op through Aug. 31. An artists’ reception with be held on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Local artists Chris Myott of … 0

Rindge: FPU celebrates Earth Week

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

On April 21 an Earth Day Fair was held in Spagnuolo Hall at Franklin Pierce University. The Sustainability Center at Franklin Pierce partnered with Farm to Institution New England (FINE) and the Health Sciences program on campus to create a day of earth celebration and wellness. Interactive displays … 0

jaffrey: Learn about tea, April 27

Monday, April 21, 2014

A tea class and tasting followed by a full British-styled cream tea will be held at the Benjamin Prescott Inn on Sunday at 1 p.m. Insight into all things tea will be provided — how it’s grown, where … 0

Hancock: Poetry sharing at the library, Saturday

Monday, April 21, 2014

A poetry sharing will be held at the Hancock Town Library on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. This is the fifth annual gathering and is hosted by Three or More Poets. Chaz Beaulieu will be featured with his poems and flute. Anyone is welcome to bring a … 0

KEene: Guatemala stories to be told

Monday, April 21, 2014

“Guatemala: A Storyteller’s Journey” will be presented at the Unitarian Universalist Church on April 28, at 7 p.m. In the mid-1990s, Andy Davis did human rights work in Guatemala for three years during the dramatic final period of that country’s three-decades long civil war, accompanying Indigenous Guatemalans returning … 0

Keene: Environmental film screening at Putnam

Monday, April 21, 2014

The film “A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet” will be screening at the Putnam Theatre at Keene State College on Saturday at 7 p.m. A Q & A with Director Mark Kitchell will follow. This film is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental … 0

Keene: Christian Science presentation Saturday

Monday, April 21, 2014

Nate Frederick will speak on “Love’s Divine Adventure,” a multimedia, interactive talk, in the Putnam Science Center at Keene State College on Saturday, at 11 a.m. Through storytelling, animation and photography, this talk will explore the healing effect … 0