Arts & Living

Peterborough: Putting old boards to good use

Monday, July 28, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A newcomer to Peterborough, Craig Zanetta is a photographer and a writer, but also a staunch advocate for recycling, especially when it comes to old buildings. He’s been in town less than a month, but last week he was hard at work in the cottage on the Scott-Farrar Home property on Elm Street, carefully removing pine wainscoting that … 0

Peterborough: Home away from homeland

Monday, July 28, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Earlier this month, Tim and Caitlin Selby met Wetu, a 41/2-year-old Congolese boy, for the first time when the Peterborough couple visited Kinshasha, … 1

Peterborough: Music as message, Sign and symbol

Monday, July 28, 2014

The Unitarian Church in Peterborough was filled with music and movement when Dr. Bill Banfield visited on Sunday. The Berklee College of Music professor and … 0

Jaffrey: Movie and pizza at Jaffrey Woman’s Club

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

“The Magnificent Seven” will be screened at the Jaffrey Woman’s Club tonight at 7 p.m., as the eighth annual free summer movie nights continues. “The Magnificent Seven,” with an all-star cast including Yul Brynner and Steve McQueen, is the Western remake of “Seven Samurai.” The film tells the … 0

Peterborough: White is the color in new SAC exhibit

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Artist Rosemary Conroy will present her version of “The White Album” in a show at the Sharon Arts Center opening Aug. 1. An exhibit of original acrylic paintings that together form a travelogue of the artist’s recent expeditions, Conroy plans to feature the many species of white animals … 0

Peterborough: Shakespeare in the garden, Saturday

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Project Shakespeare will be performing “Taming of the Shrew” at the Cornucopia Community Garden, behind the Peterborough Community Center, on Saturday at 6 p.m. Attendees are invited to bring a picnic dinner to enjoy during the show. Admission is $7 for adults, and $5 for seniors and students. … 0

Wilton/Temple: Locals in furniture exhibit

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

“Furniture Masters: Artistic Visions,” an exhibit by 16 members of N.H. Furniture Masters, will be on view at 127 Newbury St., Boston, beginning Aug. 1. Jere Osgood of Wilton and Bill Thomas of Rindge are two of the furniture masters whose works are being represented in the exhibit. … 0

Jaffrey: 98th Annual First Church Fair, Aug. 6

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The 98th Annual First Church in Jaffrey Fair will be held on Aug. 6 from 1 to 4 p.m. The fair will be held in the church, at the adjacent meetinghouse, in the horse sheds and on the common. Admission is free. There will be a silent auction, … 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