Arts & Living

Temple: Hitting the highs and lows on historic barn tour

Monday, July 27, 2015

TEMPLE — At the Sartell Farm, young girls lead their half-grown lambs about, while members of the public wander in and out of the weathered barn. At Touchstone Farm, tour-goers eagerly cluster around a paddock while Renaissance Farm shows off the horseback acrobatics they practice at the farm. At one of the three stops related to the Connolly Brothers Dairy … 0

Antrim: Community and art come together at Grapevine

Monday, July 27, 2015

The mural adorning the wall in the entrance hallway of the Grapevine is better than Carol Lunan ever could have imagined. “It’s such a reflection … 0

Peterborough: New England kelp reefs a thing of beauty

Monday, July 27, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Australia and other parts of the world are dominated by beautiful coral reefs, but according to biologist Dr. Jarrett Byrnes, New England coastlines … 0

KEENE: Conservation presentation Wednesday at HSCC

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Ryan Owens, executive director of the Monadnock Conservancy, will offer a presentation on the conservation movement at the Historical Society of Cheshire County at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at 246 Main St. in Keene. “Years ago I helped … 0

DUBLIN: Vegetarian cooking class at DubHub

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

On Sunday from 3 to 4 p.m., the Dublin Community Center will hold the second in its series of vegetarian cooking classes taught by Silvie Perez. Perez will show how to make easy, healthy summer meals. All ages … 0

JaffrEY: Horton, super ball lab this week at library

Thursday, July 16, 2015

The Children’s Room of the Jaffrey Public Library will be showing Dr. Seuss’s “Horton Hears a Who” today at 1:30 as part of its 6-week “Super Flicks” children’s film series. All ages are invited to come for a fun film and refreshments. No registration is required. Kim Bent … 0

PETERBOROUGH: 100+ women to meet next Thursday

Thursday, July 16, 2015

100+ Women Who Care Peterborough will meet July 30 at Fleur de Lis Camp, 120 Howeville Road, Fitzwilliam. Registration will be from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and the meeting to vote on the recipient of funds collected at the meeting will follow from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 … 0

Dublin: Family fun at Dublin Day

Monday, July 20, 2015

Overcast skies and the occasional sprinkle weren’t enough to keep residents from coming out to celebrate Dublin Day on Saturday in Yankee Field. There were a number of great events and activities for families, including cornhole, a rock … 0

Rindge: FPU joins alternative credit consortium

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The American Council on Education has announced that Franklin Pierce University has joined ACE’s alternative credit consortium. Franklin Pierce and the other 15 institutions selected from across the country to become members of the consortium have demonstrated a strong commitment to access and attainment, particularly in the area … 0

peterborough: Traynor to speak on state of New Hampshire economy

Sunday, July 19, 2015

John Traynor, of People’s United Wealth Management, will present a talk at 6 p.m. on July 28 that will provide a macro-level overview of the state of the economy, and offer information that will allow for Monadnock region businesses to develop a better understanding of what to expect … 0

HANCOCK/KEENE: Bernier named to marketing post

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristen Bernier of Hancock to the position of Director of Communications and Marketing. Bernier will direct the communications, public relations and strategic marketing of Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock … 0

Jaffrey: Business After Hours at Humane Society

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The staff and furry friends of The Monadnock Human Society will host the Jaffrey Chamber of Commerce’s July Business After Hours on Wednesday from 5:30 to 7. The mission of the Humane Society, which is celebrating 140 years, is to foster a compassionate community by promoting and providing … 0

greenfield: Yoga + storytime = fun for all

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The growing trend in libraries of combining stories with yoga has reached Greenfield. Resident, teacher and certified yoga instructor Stephanie Lamothe wanted to share her love of yoga with her community and approached Library Director Julie Steenson with … 0