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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

Temple / Jaffrey: Fundraiser gala for veterans

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

JAFFREY — A gala will be held Saturday to benefit Warrior Camp, an equine therapy program at Temple’s Touchstone Farm that assists veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. Warrior Camp is a week-long clinical program designed to treat combat stress among veterans and active service members, using equine-assisted … 0

Jaffrey: Project Shakespeare opens season

Monday, July 14, 2014

Celebrating 20 years, Project Shakespeare will present three productions for their 2014 summer season including a new program for elementary and middle school students. Performances will run from July 24 through Aug. 4 at locations in Jaffrey, Rindge … 0

Keene: Keene IDOL contest begins July 19

Monday, July 14, 2014

The 11th annual Keene IDOL, a regional talent showcase and fundraiser to benefit AIDS Services for the Monadnock region, will be held at McCue’s on Saturday, July 19, 26, and Aug. 2, 9, 16. Keene IDOL is an amateur singing competition. For the purposes of this event, “amateur” … 0

Fitzwilliam: Annalivia trio to perform at the Inn

Monday, July 14, 2014

The trio Annalivia will bring their folk and roots string trio sound to the Fitzwilliam Inn, Friday at 8:30 p.m. Lead singer Liz Simmons, who grew up in Greenfield and lived in Peterborough until a few years ago, … 0

Greenfield: Classical music at the Meeting House

Monday, July 14, 2014

An an afternoon of chamber music will be presented by Monadnock Music at the Meeting House on Sunday at 3 p.m. The program will feature the Monadnock Players Piano Trio performing music of Amy Beach, Guther Schuller and Robert Schumann. Admission is free but voluntary donations are appreciated … 0

Peterborough: Faculty exhibit at Sharon Arts Center

Monday, July 14, 2014

The New Hampshire Institute of Art (Institute) is presenting an exhibition featuring the work of the Institute’s graduate programs faculty members at the Sharon Arts Center Exhibition Gallery, which will be open through Aug. 30. A gallery reception will be July 25 from 5 to 7 p.m. This … 0

Jaffrey: ‘New England Light’ exhibit

Monday, July 14, 2014

An exhibit of photographs by Jeffrey Newcomer entitled “New England Light” are on exhibit in the first-floor Auditorium Gallery at the Jaffrey Civic Center. “I have developed my craft largely through private study, experimentation and through the study of the work of many fine photographers such as Ansel … 0

Jaffrey: Landscape class on offer at Civic Center

Monday, July 14, 2014

Four-day painting workshops are being offered at the Jaffrey Civic Center. Each day artists will paint en plein air in the morning and spend the afternoon in the studio producing abstracted studies and paintings of the morning work. … 0

Peterborough: Take me to the river

Monday, July 14, 2014

The Well School held its 12th Annual Summer Theater Camp from July 7 through 18. This year the campers performed “I See a River,” written by Dawn and Annie Garret-Larsen. This performance strings together 28 show tunes with … 0

antrim: Author publishes first children’s book

Monday, July 14, 2014

Karen Tatro of Antrim has published her first children’s book “I’m a Super Hero —I’m Not Afraid of Ghosts!” with America Star Books. The book tells the story of a young boy named Garrett who is afraid of ghosts. He is sure they are in his bedroom. He … 0