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Concord Crier for March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

PENACOOK Ask an engineer questions about Route 3 road project ∎ City Engineer Ed Roberge will meet with Penacook residents to review the last phase of the Route 3 construction project Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the Penacook Elementary School cafeteria. This phase of the project will cover Village Street between Stark Street and the Manor/Borough Road intersection. ∎ The United Church of Penacook will host a Good Friday service with Living …

Town Crier for March 29, 2015

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Allenstown Help plan History Day event ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will celebrate Easter on Tuesday at 10 a.m. with egg decorating. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will meet Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Suncook Business Park off Route 28 on Lavoie Drive. They will discuss the April 15 History Day event, which will be open to the public from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at …

Announcements: Bereavement support counseling

Saturday, March 28, 2015

LACONIA Bereavement support Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering free seven-week bereavement support groups in two locations beginning in April. One group will meet in Laconia on Thursdays and the other group will meet in Wolfeboro on Tuesdays. Support groups give people the opportunity to discuss and learn ways of coping with their loss, to gain the support of others in …

Concord Crier for March 22, 2015

Sunday, March 22, 2015

PENACOOK Discuss a captivating novel ∎ The Penacook Branch Library’s book club will discuss The Unredeemed Captive by John Demos on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room. The club meets the last Wednesday of each month. Future dates and titles are posted in the library. ∎ The …

Announcements: Two special ConcordTV shows

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Compassionate cooking The New Hampshire Spaying and Altering Service is offering for sale a gourmet vegetarian cookbook, Cooking With Compassion, to raise funds for its low-cost program for dogs and cats. The cost is $20 postpaid. For information, …

People for March 21, 2015

Saturday, March 21, 2015

BARNSTEAD Zachary Mayo was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Maine at Farmington. BELMONT Eligah Gravenhorst was inducted to the Alpha Chi Epsilon chapter of Lakes Region Community College Phi Theta Kappa honor society. BOSCAWEN Jennifer McMahon was inducted to the …

People

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

HILLSBORO Josline Watkins was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the University of Maine at Farmington. HOOKSETT Lexie Scarpa was inducted to the Alpha Lambda Delta honor society at Becker College. HOPKINTON Benjamin Thesing was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester …

Announcements: Reading grants available for rural libraries

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

CONCORD Empower girls Uno’s on Fort Eddy Road will donate up to 20 percent of your bill to the Zonta scholarship fund on March 22 if you mention “Zonta” to your server. The Zonta Club of Concord is an organization of professional women whose mission is to empower …

Prize-winning blooms

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

T wo members of the Bow Garden Club, Joyce Kimball and Susan Johnson, displayed arrangements at the Boston Flower and Garden Show last weekend. Both returned home with ribbons. Kimball’s fairy garden arrangement placed first in the “Tea …

Announcements: Nominate the Everett

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

CONCORD Nominate the Everett! Kraft is holding a Hockeyville contest and asking for people to show their love of hockey by nominating their community rink as the “most passionate” hockey arena. The winning community rink will win the title of Kraft Hockeyville, receive $150,000 towards arena upgrades, and …

Town Crier for March 15, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Allenstown Concert inspired by ’50s and ’60s at senior center ∎ The Rockin’ Daddios will hold a concert tomorrow at 12:15 p.m. at the Suncook Senior Center with some of the best-loved songs of the late ’50s and early ’60. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ Servicelink Medicare …

Concord Crier for March 15, 2015

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

PENACOOK Crafts and goodies for sale at annual winter fair ∎ The third annual Winter Blowout Craft and Vendor Fair will be Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Merrimack Valley High School cafeteria, sponsored by the MVHS Key Club. Contact sbouchard@mvsdpride.org with any questions. CHERYL STINSON …

Announcements: Scholarship opportunities

Friday, March 13, 2015

HOPKINTON Scholarship opportunity Hopkinton High School will present the Anne Longley Slusser Memorial Scholarship of up to $20,000 to a Hopkinton High School student pursuing a degree in education at a New Hampshire state college who has an outstanding history of community service and extracurricular involvement. The award …