Arts & Living

Rindge: Detective author Mayor at the Meetinghouse Sept. 11

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Vermont author Archer Mayor will be at the Rindge Meetinghouse on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of Ingalls Library, Mayor will discuss his award-winning Joe Gunther novels, a Vermont-based series featuring detective Joe Gunther. The 25th book in the series, “Proof Positive,” is due out on Oct. 1. Light refreshments will be served. For more … 0

Peterborough: NHIA merger talk on hold, for now

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The N.H. Institute of Art, which absorbed the Sharon Arts Center in 2012, announced a week ago that lackluster enrollment has put the college in … 0

Backyard Birder: Hawkwatch season is here

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

It’s hard to believe that September is at the door, and with it so many associations. Back to school, of course. Everyone, no matter the … 0

Beverly, Mass.: Former Jaffrey resident’s art on display

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Morgan Dyer, formerly of Jaffrey, and a graduate of Montserrat College of Art, has an exhibit of artwork on display at the Beverly Bank. Her focus is on abstract landscapes. Since leaving her hometown, she has noticed her sense of awareness to the land around her. Additional work … 0

Peterborough: Scandal, schemes, key in ‘Voysey’

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

It takes something more than two generations of personal scandal and the threat of financial ruin to ruffle the stalwart Voysey family. Well, at least most of them. The Peterborough Player’s new production “The Voysey Inheritance,” by English … 0

Hancock: Just hanging out at home

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

HANCOCK — Residents enjoyed Old Home Day activities in Hancock on Saturday. … 0

New Ipswich: the carnival’s in town

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Residents gather to celebrate the 153rd Children’s Fair at the Congregational Church in New Ipswich on Saturday. … 0

Jaffrey: she who tells a story

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

From war-torn landscapes taken on the frontlines of conflict to artistic capturing of quiet moments of contemplation, a picture is worth a thousand words. Or, in the case of the pictures of twelve female photographers from the Middle … 0

BAckyard Birder: ‘The Kids Are All Right’: Young birds everywhere

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

It’s been too long since I’ve visited the Fremont Field town conservation land here in Peterborough. So long that I feared the path wouldn’t be mowed, the beavers would have flooded and eroded the path yet again, and … 0

Peterborough: ‘Northern Borders’ screening and director’s discussion Friday

Monday, August 4, 2014

Award-winning director Jay Craven will present his most recent film “Northern Borders” at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Friday, at 7 p.m. The screening will include an introduction and post-film discussion led by Craven. “Northern … 0

Keene: Keene Idol finale is Saturday

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The finale of Keene Idol will be held at McCue’s Billiard & Sports on Saturday, at 7 p.m. The final contestants, Kenzie Christiansen, April Cushman, Lara Germana, Janice Guttierez, Jerilyn Kiniry, Gregory Knight, Mary Leighton, Allie McGahie, Alana Martineau and Maggie O’Brien, will each sing two songs, one … 0

Peterborough: ‘Dragon Tale’ on stage Friday, Saturday

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Summer Theater Camp will present a production of “Dragon Tale” at the Union Congregational Church with performances on Friday, Aug. 15, and Saturday, Aug. 16. For the past 12 years, Union Congregational Church has sponsored a two-week musical … 0

Nelson: Final Apple Hill concert Tuesday

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Soprano Kendra Colton will be the featured artist at the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music’s final summer concert of the season, Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Louise Shonk Kelly Concert Barn. She will be performing the aria “V’adoro, pupille” from G.F. Handel’s opera “Julius Caesar.” Colton … 0