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Arts & Living

Antrim: Ledger-Transcript open house coming

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

We’re building a better newspaper and want to hear from you. Over the next several months, the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript publisher and editors will hold a series of meetings throughout the region. The first will be held at Great Brook Middle School in Antrim on April 30 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and is open to all. We want to … 0

Peterborough: She’s on point

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Most eighth-grade students at South Meadow can’t wait to move onto high school, and experience their first relationships, learn to drive, and stay out late … 0

The legacy of Spider Woman

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

For those of us who followed the cases of Navajo Nation Policemen Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn and his Sergeant Jim Chee, it was with a profound … 0

Wilton: Swanson to speak at UCC Sunday

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

On Sunday, at its 10:30 a.m. worship service, the Wilton Center Unitarian Congregational Church presents guest speaker Dr. Glen W. Swanson, who will speak on Unitarianism and William Ellery Channing. It’s the first in a series on “Interpreting the Will of God — Religion and Reason: Faith and … 0

rindge: Community supper planned for Monday

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

A Welcome Table community supper will be held Monday, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Rindge Meeting House, 6 Payson Hill Road. The menu this month includes a main dish, bread and tossed salad, beverages and a variety of desserts. A vegetarian option will also be … 0

mason: Springtime town cleanup under way

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Now that the snowdrifts have finally vanished and the bugs have yet to arrive, it’s time for the Mason roadside cleanup. Residents can pick up big blue bags from Charlie Lanni, of the Conservation Commission, at Charlie’s Auto, 575 Jackson Road. Call Charlie at 878-3637 for more information. … 0

Peterborough: Hearth cooking at Monadnock Center

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture will host a hearth cooking demonstration on May 2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. as a compliment to the Greenerborough Festival. The hearth cooking demonstration will take place in the … 0

Jaffrey: Timken gives theater $50K

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

On March 19, the Trustees of the Timken Foundation of Canton awarded $50,000 to The Park Theatre for the rebuilding of its facility in Jaffrey. “We are convinced that the reopened Park Theatre — along with the diverse cultural and entertainment programs it plans to provide — will … 0

Jaffrey: Art show winners announced

Monday, April 13, 2015

The Jaffrey Civic Center has announced the winners of the multimedia portion of its spring show. Winners were chosen by public voting during the length of the show. “Jaffrey” by David Zerba of Croydon was awarded first place; … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Little Women’ play Saturday

Monday, April 20, 2015

“Little Women” by Louisa May Alcott will be performed by Project Shakespeare at the United Church of Jaffrey on Saturday. The production, adapted and directed by Deborah Shakespeare Thurber, will have two performances at 3 and 7 p.m. … 0

Peterborough: Medicine Story talks Saturday

Monday, April 20, 2015

Manitonquat, also known as Medicine Story, an Assonet Wampanoag elder, philosopher, storyteller, poet, and lecturer will be at the Toadstool Bookshop on Saturday at 2 p.m. He will discuss and sign his new book “The Joy Of Caring … 0

Peterborough: Haiku gathering at Toadstool

Monday, April 20, 2015

A gathering of haiku, sponsored by the Monadnock Writers’ Group, will be held at the Toadstool Bookshop on Saturday at 11 a.m. Through the winter, the Monadnock Writers’ Group extended an open invitation to everyone to “dare to write a Haiku” — the three-line, 17-syllable poem of traditional … 0

Wilton: Keaton film screening Sunday

Monday, April 20, 2015

The 1926 silent film “The General,” Buster Keaton’s U.S. Civil War comic masterpiece, will be shown at the Town Hall Theatre on Sunday, at 4:30 p.m. “The General” tells the story of a Confederate locomotive engineer played by … 0