Arts & Living

Rindge: Skateboard competition returns

Monday, October 20, 2014

RINDGE — A defunct skateboarding event once held by Franklin Pierce University will be resurrected, after the Select Board gave approval on Wednesday for a portion of Mountain Road to be shut down for a short time on Thursday to allow for a slalom competition. On Wednesday, Doug Carty, the director of campus recreation at Franklin Pierce University appeared before … 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 … 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 … 0

Peterborough: Joining in song

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

When Mary Ann Fleming first heard that Peterborough would be holding a 275th Anniversary celebration, she knew immediately she wanted to be involved. It was just how she could lend a hand that eluded her. That was, until … 0

Peterborough: Community Theatre changes hands

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

After Carol Nelson played a part in organizing an online campaign to in 2012 to fundraise $45,000 to save the Peterborough Community Theatre, the Peterborough resident thought to herself: if the movie theater ever is for sale, she … 1

MacDowell Downtown: Playwright Boo Killebrew to appear downtown

Monday, September 29, 2014

Boo Killebrew is an actress and playwright tackling complicated subjects as she creates during MacDowell Colony residency. As an actor, Boo Killebrew has had the opportunity to explore both the lighter and darker sides of others’ works, but … 0

Temple: Circus teacher hurt in hit-and-run

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

TEMPLE — Rick Davis of Temple, a man known throughout the region for his dedication to teaching adolescents the arts of the circus, was injured Sunday afternoon when he was struck from behind by a hit-and-run driver while … 0

Peterborough: Coye speaking on ‘Seven Sacraments’ on Saturday

Monday, September 29, 2014

Author Dale Coye will be at the Toadstool Bookshop to discuss his new book, “Seven Sacraments for Everyone,” on Saturday at 11 a.m. Coye suggests that there is something we can all believe in — Seven Universal Sacraments tied to our most powerful human experiences: the birth of … 0

Peterborough: Folk band at Open Stage

Monday, September 29, 2014

Parish Hall Open Stage will be continuing its sixth season Friday with featured artists Beth Eldridge and Woody Pringle, a.k.a. The Bradford Bog People. The man and wife team of Bradford play banjo and fiddle music from old Appalachian roots. There is also a third member, Tii McLane, … 0

Keene: Chamber orchestra performing Mozart piano concerto

Monday, September 29, 2014

The first concert in the Keene Chamber Orchestra 2014-15 season will take place at Heberton Hall on Sunday at 4 p.m. KCO Music Director Eric Stumacher will lead the orchestra in a performance of Mozart’s Piano Concerto in A, K. 488, with Stumacher as piano soloist, Beethoven’s Symphony … 0

Peterborough: Abstract art exhibit, Friday

Monday, September 29, 2014

Artists in the Abstract Painting Class at Sharon Arts School will be exhibiting their work at the Sharon Arts Crafts Gallery in Depot Square, beginning Oct. 2. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, Oct. 2, from … 0

Peterborough: 75th anniversary of ‘Our Town’ being celebrated

Monday, September 29, 2014

A celebration of the 75th anniversary of Thornton Wilder’s play “Our Town” will take place at the Peterborough Community Theatre on Tuesday with two special screenings. At 3:30 p.m., “OT: Our Town” will be shown. This 2002 award-winning documentary is about the students of Dominguez High in Compton, … 0

Jaffrey: Student works on display at Civic Center

Monday, September 29, 2014

An exhibit of artwork by five students of Betty Glass are on display in the first-floor display cases at the Jaffrey Civic Center through Oct. 16. The artists participating in this show are Diana Conrad, Sandy Gemmell, Dolores … 0