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April 11, 2013

Children's Room at Gale

NEWTON —Celebrate National Library Week at the Gale Library with Art and Poetry during the month of April. Come see the works of our very talented Newtonites, both young and old. Several art works done by Middle School students are already on display. If you have artwork, photography, needlework, sculptures or anything that you would like to display, contact the library at 382-4691.

April is Poetry Month. The PoeTree will be set up in the children’s room waiting for you to add your poem to the branches or to read those already there. Maybe you’d like to try our magnetic Haiku board. Make poems and Haikus by rearranging words until you have the perfect poem.

Open Mike Nite on Wed., April 17 at 6:30 p.m. Read poems, Sing karaoke, or sing along with Pam and Rob. Come enjoy a good time either participating or being a good audience.

April 15-20 will also be an Amnesty Fine Free Week. If you have overdue books, don’t miss this chance to return them and have your fines canceled.

Travel with Kristy on Mon., April 15. Drop in from 2:00-4:00 p.m. or 6:30-8:00 p.m. for travel planning, destinations, view photos, and have your travel questions answered. Make your travel planning easier.

School vacation is filled with activities like: Growums, Kristy’s Kreatures, and the latest Movie Release.

Children can join in the Gardening Fun on Mon., April 22 at 6:30 p.m. Come get your Growums gardening kits containing starter supplies for ingredients to kid-themed meals and healthy eating. Watch planting plugs grow before your eyes, plant seeds, and get tips to grow your own vegetables. Call or drop in to sign up as kits are limited.

It’s time for the Great Stone Face Reading Program again in New Hampshire! The purpose of the Great Stone Face Award is to promote recreational reading for 4th,5th, and 6th graders, to increase awareness of quality writing, and to allow students to choose a favorite author.

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  • Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy

    LAWRENCE — Marie Rose (Robidoux) Audy, passed away at her home surrounded by her family, after suffering a stroke in April. She was born in Lawrence and was the daughter of the late Rose A. (Betit) and Alfred Robidoux, originally of Quebec, Canada. She was predeceased by her husband of 28 years, Armand Joseph Audy, who passed away on June 28, 1976.

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  • Charles Anthony "Chuck" Carnival, 79

    Jackson, MS — Charles Anthony “Chuck” Carnival, 79, formerly of Raymond, N.H., passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at Central Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss.

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  • Francis M. Lurvey, 76

    Bar Harbor, ME — Francis M. Lurvey passed away Sunday, June 22, in Bar Harbor, Maine, after battling cancer. By his side were his sons, Edwin Lurvey and Steven Lurvey and his niece and husband, Debra and Richard Carey, as well as cousin, Marion McDonald. He was the son of Edwin R Lurvey (Bar Harbor) and Delia Amazeen (Dexter). He is survived by five children, a stepson, and their families. His sons, Edwin and wife April, Steven and wife, Pam, David and his daughter, Meghan, as well as his daughters, Lorraine and Ellen and her husband, Paul DiScipio with daughters, Katherine and Julia, and his stepson, Brian Faulkner and wife, Jody with children, Trevor, Rachel, and Keith. He is also survived by his sister, Sheryl, and many nieces and nephews including Frank Lurvey and Elaine Langer. Francis was predeceased by his twin brother, Frank, as well as his brothers, Edwin and Erwin. He was also predeceased by his longtime companion, Brian and Edwin’s mother, Maureen Faulkner and former wife, Roberta Lurvey Gilmore.

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  • Norman R. Cote

    Atkinson, NH — Norman R. Cote, of Atkinson, was called to his heavenly home on June 16, 2014, following a period of declining health.

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  • Frederick M. Hopper, 64

    Epping, NH — Frederick Michael Hopper, of Epping, N.H., passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 15, 2014. Predeceased by his wife, Alice Hopper, he is survived by his longtime girlfriend, Joann Peatfield; daughters, Shay Belair and Jayne Pond; sons-in-law, Adam Belair and James Pond; mother, Arlene Hopper; father and stepmother, Frederick S. and Barbara Hopper; siblings, Susan Hardy, Stephan Hopper, Scott Hopper, and Sherri Chagnon; grandsons, Benjamin Belair, Jonathan Belair and Jackson Pond; and numerous nieces and nephews.

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