, Kingston, NH


May 1, 2014

Hampstead Library News

HAMPSTEAD - “Imajinators” from the Imajine That educational play-space return to the Hampstead Public Library on Mon., May 5, at 10:00 a.m. They bring fun and learning with the theme “Magnetic Personality.” Children will explore the power of magnets with a variety of activities to test magnetic strength. This free event is appropriate for children ages 3 to 6. Space is limited; advance sign-up is required. Call 329-6411 or email to register.

ADULT STORYTIME - Adult Storytime at the Hampstead Public Library will occur on Fri., May 2 and May 16, at 10:00 a.m. This program is designed for developmentally disabled patrons, but all adults are welcome to attend. We will read books and do a craft.

FREE YOGA CLASS - The Library hosts a free chair yoga class on Tues., May 6, at 3:00 p.m. While sitting or standing, participants stretch and strengthen muscles in this relaxing class. It is free and open to the public. The instructor is Maggie Morgan from the Yoga Room in Hampstead.

AARP MEDICARE FRAUD PRESENTATION - The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services estimates that we - all those who have paid into Medicare trust funds - are losing about $70 billion to criminal fraud each year. To help senior citizens and their families better understand Medicare fraud, AARP New Hampshire volunteers are conducting a free program at the Hampstead Public Library on Tues., May 20, at 7:00 p.m. This program will address issues such as: how you can spot Medicare scams, what is medical identity theft and how can you avoid it. Register for this program by calling the library, 603-329-6411, or emailing

FREE COMPUTER TUTORING - The Hampstead Public Library is pleased to announce the return of free computer tutoring on Wednesdays from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Call the library in advance to book a 30-minute one-to-one appointment. We can help with Facebook, email, eBooks, digital cameras, and many other topics. You can bring your own laptop, phone, or tablet device, or use our computer. We also recommend you bring any applicable email addresses and passwords when you come, so we can make the most of our time.

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    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

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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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    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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