Arts & Living

Peterborough: GET YOUR BIDS IN

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

It’s time to dust off your virtual bidding paddle and prepare for the annual Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s online art auction, featuring paintings, photographs and sculpture from artists around the region and beyond. This Friday, potential buyers will get the opportunity to view the art and meet the artists during the auction’s art opening. The art will be on display … 0

State: Rindge student semi finalist in letter contest

Monday, April 14, 2014

Cynthia Kectic of Rindge was named a semi-finalist for the 2014 Letters about Literature competition. Kectic’s letter was one of 47 selected out of 560 … 0

Peterborough: Why quilts matter

Monday, April 14, 2014

Why Quilts Matter, a one day symposium, will be held at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on May 10, from 8:30 a.m. to … 0

Antrim: Great Discussions kicks off another season of talks

Monday, April 14, 2014

ANTRIM — The Great Decisions forum is back for its third season this spring. Each week, a group of Antrim residents meet to discuss foreign policy topics and their affect on the United States, for the sheer benefit … 0

JAFFREY: Opening Day

Monday, April 14, 2014

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Nutritional Health: Who’s got cravings?

Thursday, April 10, 2014

We all have them — cravings! That feeling that you just “have” to have that specific something to eat or drink now! You know what I’m talking about, right? For some people this is an occasional occurrence, but … 0

Sustainable Steps: Light time, dark time

Friday, April 11, 2014

Light time, Dark Time Most farmers don’t really go by the clock too much. For us it is either “light time” — or, loosely translated, work time — or “dark time” — loosely translated, eating and sleeping. Time change is really nothing but a pain for us, as … 0

Starting From Scratch: The first surprise of spring

Friday, April 11, 2014

I wasn’t going to share this story because, basically, it doesn’t shine my farmer skills in a very good light. But I was told that these are the stories that capture the audience’s attention. Well, maybe not the … 0

Temple: On the hunt

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Saturday, children gathered at the Town Hall to split into age groups for organized Easter egg hunts in the library and town fields. Children searched for eggs, got the chance to pet a live rabbit, and posed … 0

Jaffrey: Library announces next discussion book

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The next title in the Jaffrey Public Library’s monthly book discussion series is “The Red Leather Diary” by Lily Koppel. The discussion will take place on May 5 at 2 p.m. at the library. Copies are available now at the library. Call 532-7301 for more information. … 0

Peterborough: Rec Dept. offers dog obedience class

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Peterborough Recreation Department will offer a dog obedience class with instructor Erica Marshall on Tuesday nights starting on May 6. This six-week class is designed to help owners teach their dogs how to behave in public environments such as parks, sporting events, veterinary offices, hiking or even … 0

Francestown: ML

Monday, April 14, 2014

Because our lab, Riley is the “Tail Wagging Tutor” at our public library here in Francestown, I thought it might be appropriate to make “pupcakes” for the canine family members of our library’s patrons. According to the focus … 0

Peterborough: Betye Saar named MacDowell medalist

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

When Betye Saar takes the podium to receive the Edward MacDowell Medal, she will be 88-years-old. As she accepts the award, Saar — who is famous for her artistic assemblages challenging racial stereotypes and the role of African … 0