Arts & Living

Greenfield: GREENFIELD: Third Annual Uplift Festival to bring, music and arts to Oak Park — and raise money for the Grapevine Community Center

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

It’s all about community. The Uplift Music Festival, now entering its third year, celebrates the tight-knit nature of the region, bringing together local musicians, artisans and vendors to raise funds in support of a small business or nonprofit. This year, there are nine local artists lined up to play the festival, held this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Art as Lifeline’ topic of Amos Fortune forum

Monday, July 21, 2014

David Leventhal will be the guest speaker for the Amos Fortune Forum on Friday, July 25, at the Meeting House. Leventhal will address “The Arts … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Imagination’ is mixed-media show

Monday, July 21, 2014

An exhibit of solo works by Keene artist Bob Askey will be on exhibit at the Jaffrey Civic Center through Aug. 16. Entitled “Imagination,” the … 0

Peterborough: Music in Depot Park set for Friday

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The free summer concert series continues in Depot Park Friday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Pati Cloutier will be joined by Ken Cloutier on bass guitar, Jeremy Brown on keyboard, Paul Stowell on drums, and Kenny Hamshaw on lead guitar, providing a wide range of musical styles. In … 0

Keene: Cello and song celebration, July 30

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Cello virtuoso Dave Eggar and singer/songwriter Amber Rubarth will be returning to the Monadnock region for an evening celebrating folk song, story, and groove through the ages on July 30, at 7:30 p.m. The concert being held at Heberton Hall is a collaboration between the Monadnock Folklore Society … 0

Peterborough: Filmmaker Lynch subject of film screening, Monday

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

A documentary on filmmaker David Lynch entitled “Meditation, Creativity, Peace” will be screened at the Peterborough Community Theater Monday at 7:30 p.m. Five years ago, a team of filmmakers set out to answer several questions. Where does David Lynch get all those ideas? Why is he so prolific … 0

Peterborough: Let the great music be heard!

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Sunday will be the listening experience of the summer. Dr. Bill Banfield and Jazz Urbane will be performing at the Unitarian Universalist Church, starting at 12:15 p.m., following his 11 a.m. lecture for the Monadnock Summer Lyceum. Banfield’s … 0

HIllsborough: Classical guitar series begins this Sunday

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Three Sunday afternoon concerts featuring classical guitar will take place at Hillsborough Center Congregational Church beginning this Sunday. The performers will be distinguished professionals from around New England. All concerts will begin at 3 p.m. On July 27, the concert will feature David Newsam, guitar and Margaret Herlehey, … 0

Jaffrey: Northern Stone concert on common

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Northern Stone, rescheduled from stormy weather July 2, will be performing a free concert at the gazebo on the common Saturday from 6-8 p.m. The concert will included as part of the Riverfest activities, which begins at 10 a.m. The concert will be accompanied by an ice cream … 0

Jaffrey: Film, experiments at the library

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

The final film in the summer film series for children will be Disney’s “Journey to the Center of the Earth,” screening Tuesday, July 29, at 1:30 p.m. at the Jaffrey Public Library. All ages are invited to come watch this family adventure film, which is based on the … 0

Dublin: Yoga, Zumba at the Community Center

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Yoga and Zumba classes are now being offered at the Dublin Community Center on Mondays. Ongoing hatha yoga classes are being offered Mondays, from noon to 1 p.m. All levels of yoga experience, including beginners, are welcome. For more information, call the instructor Meenakshi Moses at 563-8094. Zumba … 0

Hancock: Scouts represent the U.S. in Curacao

Thursday, July 17, 2014

It’s that time again! Yes, summertime, but also time for another Boy Scout adventure. First, let me share with you a little about myself. My name is Stephen Baird. I am a 16-year-old Eagle Scout from Hancock who … 0

Peterborough: Walk for cancer seeking volunteers

Monday, July 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Ruth Cilley is looking for a special group of people who want to march in October’s parade celebrating the town’s 275th anniversary. A breast cancer survivor herself, Cilley, who lives in Peterborough, wants to gather other women who have dealt with the disease so they can … 0