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April 17, 2014

Poetry Reading

ATKINSON - Atkinson resident Carolyn Gregsak will be reading from her collection of poetry, “Flight of Migration” at the Toadstool Bookstore in Peterborough on Sat., April 26, at 2:00 p.m. She will talk about the origins of her poetry and also read from her current project. Her new work, a novel titled Dreaming Portugal is based on her experiences while living in Portugal.

Ms. Gregsak moved to New Hampshire from Connecticut after completing undergraduate studies in literature and poetry. She became a teacher and outspoken advocate for children with learning issues.

Ms. Gregsak writes short stories and children’s stories as well, and continues to work in mixed-media collage. She is the founder of The Synectics Project which has produced several art exhibits for and about women’s creativity. Ms. Gregsak’s writing has appeared in The Ajax Poetry Letter; A Scent of Apple; Women’s Caucus for Art; Touchstone Magazine; and Weaving Our Voices, Weaving Our Future. Her work has also been recognized by the Poetry Society of New Hampshire.

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    The Activities Committee from American Legion Post 51 in Epping donated the proceeds from their Annual Car Show and Pig Roast held on May 17 to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind. The Association is the statewide leader in providing vision rehabilitation services for NH people of all ages who are blind and visually impaired. Junior Vice Commander Rick Pelletier is presenting the $1,400 check to Mary Chase. A big thank you to all who volunteered their time to make the day a success. Pictured above, from left, front row: Sheila Brown, Karen Sullivan, Judy Pelletier, Bonnie Farish, Sheila Santosuosso, Charlie Brown; back row: Dean Nash, Jo-Ann Nash, Ronnie Follansbee, Linda Follansbee, Don Reynolds, Kevin Murnane. Not pictured are Joyce Murnane, Jo-Ann Cooley, Ray Chapman, Glen Murch and Debbie Pelletier. Special thank you to Wal-Mart Distribution, Lindt Chocolate, Mark George and The American Legion Family. For more information about the New Hampshire Association for the Blind, please visit their website at or call 1-800-464-3075. American Legion Post 51 encourages all veterans or active duty military to stop by the Post, located on Route 125 in Epping, or call 603-679-8320.

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