Concord town crier for July 25, 2021

Published: 7/25/2021 2:46:34 PM
PENACOOKCommunity Market

■The Penacook Community Market, located at 88 Village St., is open every Monday from 4-6:30 p.m., rain or shine, through October. Call 603-715-5909 for more information.

■The Penacook Community Center Senior Program has begun gathering once a month for a local lunch out. August's restaurant is Longhorn Steakhouse in Concord on Aug. 5, at 11:30 a.m. Please RSVP to Kristen at 290-0398.


WEST SIDECity Auditorium opening

■The Nevers’ Band will play on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Keach Park. No need to register. Bring a chair, the family and a snack while you enjoy the concert. For more information, call 225-8690.

■The GoodLife Programs & Activities is offering Summertime Trivia on Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. This is an in-person event for seniors. The staff has put together trivia about all the summer celebrations! You may be the winner and get a prize. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. For more information, call 228-6630 or email

■The Franklin Pierce Manse, home of the 14th President of the United States, is now open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or by appointment by calling 224-2939. State of New Hampshire protocols for the pandemic that are in place at the time of your visit will be followed. More information can be found at

■The Concord City Auditorium is reopening in August and is looking forward to welcoming everyone back for performances and shows! For more information, visit

■Pick up a Greek meal at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Concord on Aug. 8 from 12-1 p.m. The August meal is a Greek vegetable medley, rice pilaf, a piece of tiropita (cheese pie), salad, roll, and baklava. The cost of the meal is $15. Order your meal by emailing, calling 953-3051 or visiting by Aug. 4.



SOUTH ENDGentle exercise

■Hybrid Stretch & Strengthen is a great beginner class! Stretch your muscles, and increase your coordination, self-confidence, and flexibility with gentle exercise, stretching and movement. Build up your strength and get healthy. Older adults of all ages and levels of physical ability are encouraged to try this gentle exercise class. You are welcome to use a chair for stability. This class is free, but you must register in advance for in-person attendance. Classes are Monday and Thursday at 1:30 p.m. More information is available at To register for in-person attendance, call 228-6630.

■Enjoy a free summer concert by Marc Berger and RIDE on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Eagle Square.

■Wesley United Methodist Church presents “Messy Church” live and in-person again on Friday at 6:30 p.m.! This is a time for fellowship and fun for everyone, not just families with children. Spread the word and come get messy or just come enjoy time with friends. Be on the lookout for a sign-up.

■Capital Street will be closed from Green Street to North State Street on Saturday for the Concord Farmers Market from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.

■Joyce Maynard joins Gibson’s Bookstore at the Phenix Hall in Concord, on Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. to present her new novel, “Count the Ways.” Doors will open at 6 p.m, with a performance by the Cold River Ranters. It's a party, so BYOB! Maynard will read from “Count the Ways,” take questions from the audience and sign books. Tickets will include a book and a special “Count the Ways”-related item hand-crafted by the author! Buy tickets at




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