Girls Inc. will be awarding camp scholarships and financial aid to girls who qualify. Girls will visit New Hampshire’s state parks and beaches, and will challenge their minds and bodies as they participate in physical fitness programs, fashion design, leadership opportunities, environmental protection and international cooking.
The girls-only environment provides a safe place to explore their talents, be the captain of the team, and discover new friendships.
Enrollment is by the week with nine weeks of activities from which to choose. Camps are located in Concord, Manchester and Nashua. For more information visit girlsincnewhampshire.org or call toll free 800-775-9372. Girls Incorporated of New Hampshire is for girls age 5 to 18 with a co-ed preschool for 3 and 4-year-olds.
The Danbury Country Store (a 139-year-old building at Rtes. 4 and 104) is celebrating its first year under the ownership of the children of the couple who owned the store in the 1960s and 1970s. A customer appreciation day/locally made day will take place June 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Artisans and vendors will showcase their products, along with demonstrations, exhibits and food. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The summer reading program of Josiah Carpenter Library will begin on July 17 and will take place at the Pittsfield Elementary School. Program sign-ups will begin June 16. For more information visit josiahcarpenterlibrary.org.
GOT LUNCH! Laconia is selling raffle tickets for a 2014 Sea-Doo Spark 3up three-seater personal watercraft and trailer from Irwin Marine to raise funds. Got LUNCH! Laconia is expecting to deliver healthy lunches to more than 600 children this summer.
Tickets are $10 each or three for $20, with all proceeds going to GOT LUNCH! Laconia. The drawing will be held Aug. 4 at the Congregational Church of Laconia UCC. For more information about Got Lunch! Laconia visit gotlunchlaconia.org.