Arts & Living

Jaffrey: Civic Center names photo exhibit winners

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Jaffrey Civic Center has announced the winners of the recent exhibit “The Annual Photography Exhibit,” which hung in the second-floor Cunningham Gallery from Aug. 22 through Sept. 27. First place was awarded to Guy Biechele of Athol, Mass., for “Evening Sky”; second place to Jonathan Route of Leominster, Mass., for “Rockport Light”; and an honorable mention to Gerrit Bradley … 0

Jaffrey: Project Shakespeare show on Halloween

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Project Shakespeare, a theater education program, will be performing a show at the Monadnock Inn as part of the inn’s Spooky Halloween bash on Friday, … 0

KEene: Evolution of kitchen technologies today

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Wyman Tavern lecture series will conclude today with “The Evolution of Food Ingredients and Cooking Ware.” This program of food history, presented by Sandra … 0

Starting From Scratch: All good things must come to an end

Friday, October 17, 2014

If I had to summarize the activities at Oxbow Farm over the past few months, I would use the old adage, “All good things must come to an end.” You may have noticed recently that we are no … 0

Rindge: Rams hold ‘Turkey for a Vet’ program

Thursday, October 9, 2014

As Veterans Day starts to approach in November we all think of the great men and women that proudly served the United States. The RAMS — Rindge Athletic Men’s Club — also thinks about these men and women and is extremely proud of all Veterans, especially the Veterans … 0

Peterborough: PIECES OF THE PAST

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Sometimes, treasures don’t look like much. Sometimes, they can be buried in a barn, in a nondescript box covered in pigeon droppings. But they are recognizable treasure just the same. When Alice Abraham stumbled across such a box … 0

Jaffrey: ‘Tell Me A Story’ opens Friday

Monday, October 6, 2014

An juried exhibit entitled “Tell Me a Story,” sponsored by the New Hampshire Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art, will be showing at the Jaffrey Civic Center beginning Friday. Juror’s choice awards will be presented for first, … 0

Peterborough/Jaffrey: Two “Earnest” readings Friday, Saturday

Monday, October 6, 2014

Project Shakespeare will present a stage reading of “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde in performances at two locations. On Friday the play will be read at the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, and on Saturday at the Jaffrey Civic Center. Both performances will be at 7 … 0

Peterborough: Traditional music concert Friday

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Jeff Davis, one of America’s most respected collectors and interpreters of traditional music, will be presenting a concert of early American music at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Friday, at 7:30 p.m. This performance complements … 0

Peterborough: Peak into Peterborough festivities this weekend

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Peak Into Peterborough caps off a week of festivities and celebrations following the 275th Anniversary of “Our Town.” With a variety of events and activities that showcase the businesses, nonprofits and many opportunities of the region. Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, with its event sponsors, PSNH and GFA … 0

Peterborough: Fitzgerald speaks at writers’ group

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Monadnock Writers’ Group will hold its monthly meeting Saturday at 9:45 a.m. in the downstairs meeting room at the Peterborough Town Library. Tom Fitzgerald will be the featured speaker. He is the author of “Poor Richard’s Lament” and three other works of fiction: “Chocolate Charlie,” “A Matter … 0

Peterborough: Poetry, poltergeists at Toadstool Saturday

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Two authors will visit the Toadstool Bookshop on Saturday to read from their books. At 11 a.m. Henry Walters will be reading from and discussing his new book “Field Guide A Tempo,” the latest entry in the “Granite State Poetry Series” from Hobblebush Press. Walters has worked as … 0

Greenfield: Poetry in motion

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Active Ingredients, the Crotched Mountain School adaptive dance group, will host its annual fall recital on Friday at 7 p.m. in Crotched Mountain’s Carter Hall. The group will perform in collaboration with the Peterborough Dance Theatre and performers … 0