, Kingston, NH


May 22, 2014

Hampstead Library News

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library is closed on Mon., May 26, in observance of Memorial Day. No materials will be due that day. Patrons wishing to borrow museum passes for Sunday and Monday of that weekend must pick them up at the library by 2:00 p.m., on Sat., May 24. Call the library for more information 329-6411.

MOVIE OF THE MONTH — Thurs., May 29, at 7:00 p.m., the Library has Free Movie Night, screening the film adapted from Robert M. Edsel’s book “The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History”. It’s about seven art historians and museum curators, who went behind enemy lines during World War II to recover some of the world’s greatest works of art. George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Matt Damon lead the all-star cast.

YOGA CLASS — The last free chair yoga class of the season is on Tues., June 3, at 3:00 p.m. There will be no classes in July or August. The class is open to the public. Participants can stand, sit, or use the floor while doing the stretching and strengthening exercises. The instructor is Maggie Morgan from the Yoga Room in Hampstead.

JUNE BOOK GROUP — Books are now available at the Hampstead Public Library for the June discussion of “Falling Together.” Marisa De los Santos’s novel is about the friendship between Pen, Cat and Will which formed during college and fell apart afterward. It’s been six years since they were in touch, and Pen suddenly receives a message from Cat begging her to go to their college reunion. When Pen and Will meet there, they encounter an unwelcome surprise and are launched into a life-changing journey. The book discussion is Thurs., June 19, at 1:00 p.m., and newcomers are welcome.

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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

    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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