Magic Blades Figure Skating Club and Plymouth State Skating Academy have joined together to enhance their programs in the Lakes Region. Both organizations are accepting registration for the November/December classes.
Lessons at Plymouth State are on Sundays from 5 to 6 p.m. beginning Sunday through Dec. 8, with a skills exhibition on Dec. 15.
Magic Blades will host a free skate and registration on Nov. 4 at 6 p.m. at the Tilton School Ice Arena.
Magic Blades will begin on Nov. 11, with a skills exhibition on Dec. 16.
Eighth graders at Henniker Community School produced a cookbook of more than 300 recipes collected from their families and community members. The hardcover cookbook is available for $15, with all proceeds going toward their Washington, D.C., trip in the spring. The cookbooks are on sale by the students and some local businesses, plus at the John Stark arts and crafts sale on Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
For more information, call parent volunteer Amy McKean at 428-7747 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hall Memorial Library is starting a Lego Club, which will meet downstairs every other Saturday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. beginning Saturday. The club is for kids ages 5 to 10 years and parents must stay with their child/children.
The initial “fee” for membership is a snack baggie of Lego pieces to be donated to the club. (Don’t include those super special pieces that you really love.) Legos will be kept at the library and used during the Lego Club meeting by Lego Club members.
If anyone else has Legos they are willing to donate, they will gratefully accepted.
Plans for the club include fundraisers, Lego displays and Lego building with a theme in mind (such as a Halloween creation, a boat that floats, etc.). Call 286-8971 if you have questions.
The Wilmot Community Association will celebrate 50 years of bringing neighbors together with a potluck supper Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the Red Barn, 64 Village Road. Beverages and dessert – a birthday cake – will be provided. For more information, email email@example.com or call 526-7934.
Smoke detector check
Free smoke detector installations and battery changes are being offered to senior residents by LRGHealthcare and area fire departments on Saturday. Call 934-2060, ext. 8329, for an appointment.
National Drug Take Back Day will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Unused, unwanted and/or expired prescription drugs can be dropped off, no questions asked, at the following locations: the Concord Police Department, 35 Green St.; Bow Police Department, 12 Robinson Road and at the Park and Ride at Route 89; Hopkinton Police Department at 1696 Hopkinton Road; Pembroke Police Department lobby, 247 Pembroke St.; Allenstown Police Department, 247 Pembroke St., Suncook; and Bristol Police Department, 230 Lake St.