Arts & Living

Thom Fox illustrates ‘The Illustrated Man’ - through music

Thursday, July 30, 2015

“The first concussion cut the rocket up the side with a giant can opener. The men were thrown into space like a dozen wriggling silverfish. They were scattered into a dark sea; and the ship, in a million pieces, went on, a meteor swarm seeking a lost sun.” Thus begins “Kaleidoscope,” a short story in Ray Bradbury’s collection “The Illustrated … 0

DUBLIN: Couple finds hidden pirate treasure

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Natasha Meehan and Billy Pickford of Dublin were canoeing and fishing in Dublin’s Frost Pond last weekend when they stumbled upon an unexpected reward. Nestled … 0

peterborough: Sit, stay, and say thank you?

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Wicked Good Basics Manners Class for Dogs, sponsored by the PRD and Emily Marshall, CPDT-KA, will hold a six-week class, beginning Monday and running from … 0

MacDowell Downtown: Gunther Schuller’s imprint on music

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The 2015 Edward MacDowell Medalist, composer Gunther Schuller, will be illuminated in three distinct ways on Friday at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture. The program will open with a 10-minute documentary film featuring Schuller’s candid descriptions … 0

Dublin: Reception for opening of new exhibit Saturday

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

April Claggett will be showing her paintings at the Dublin Community Center during the month of August. Claggett, who lives in Dublin with her husband Rhine Singleton, says in her artist’s statement: “My painting is grounded in a … 0

Temple: Silver Lining Circus performs next week

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

The Silver Lining Youth Circus is presenting its summer touring production with performances at various venues in the area. The show of acrobatics and theatrics will open on Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Antrim Town Gym at 12:30 p.m. There will be two performances held at the Peterborough … 0

KEene: Teen world ensemble singing Aug. 9

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Village Harmony, the teen world music singing ensemble, will present a concert of harmony music from around the world at Congregation Ahavas Achim on Sunday, Aug. 9, at 7:30 p.m. The program will include songs inspired by the Baka Pygmies, traditional songs from the Balkans, Caucasus Georgia, shape-note … 0

New Ipswich: Robin Mark in concert Saturday

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Robin Mark of Belfast, Northern Ireland will be performing a concert of Christian music at Mascenic High School on Saturday, Aug. 1, at 6:30 p.m. Mark has been leading worship in his home church for more than 25 years. Much of the inspiration for the worship songs he … 0

Peterborough: ‘Charley’s Aunt’ is madcap romp

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

From ‘Three’s Company” to “Mrs. Doubtfire,” some of the best comedies in history have used this same formula — create a half-baked scheme, commit to it and then watch it spiral out of control, carrying the characters and … 0

JAFFREY: Let ‘Balto’ warm your heart Friday

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The final film in the Jaffrey Public Library’s summer film series for children will be Disney’s “Balto.” This heart-warming animated adventure, which is based on a true story about a heroic sled dog, is rated G and runs for 78 minutes. The film is free of charge and … 0

Stoddard: ‘Bear Man’ to speak Aug. 7

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Ben Kilham, “the Bear Man” will speak in Stoddard Friday Aug. 7 following the Friends of the Davis Library Annual Meeting. Kilham is a wildlife biologist based in Lyme. His love of and devotion to black bears has enabled him to study their habits and interact with them … 0


Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The presenter at the Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s August Breakfast Forum will be Erin Andrew, director of the Small Business Administration’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership. Please join us for our monthly Breakfast Forum, which will be held on Wednesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at … 0

BENNINGTON: Bobcats in New Hampshire

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The GEP Dodge Library is hosting a program about ‘Bobcats in New Hampshire’ with N.H. Fish and Game representative Mike Morrison. The program will be held at the Bennington VFW Hall on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend. … 0