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HAVERHILL, MA – The first church stop on Nashville’s MARK209 New England tour will be Good Shepherd United Methodist, 471 Main St., Haverhill, MA. Because of Covic-19, the Fri., August 7 concert will be held at 6:00 p.m. on the church lawn instead of inside the church. 

BRENTWOOD —During these summer weeks, First Baptist Church of Brentwood continues to provide worship services for all.

CONCORD - The New Hampshire Department of Education has launched its 5th Annual Backpack Drive. The Department is seeking donations of new backpacks for students of all ages from now through August 19. New backpacks can be dropped off at the Department of Education, 101 Pleasant Street in Co…

HAMPSTEAD —Hampstead Congregational Church will hold their monthly Community Grief Support Group on Wed., August 12, from 10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. in Hadley Hall, 61 Main St., Hampstead.

HAVERHILL, MA — As director of the service center and development at Veterans Northeast Outreach Center (VNEOC), John Ford can often be found in the community, a role that often leads to unexpected opportunities to better serve veterans.

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DANVILLE — The Danville Lions Club will sponsor a non-perishable Food Drive on Sat., August 1 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Danville Community Center. This will benefit the Power Pack Program which has been a project for the Danville Lions since August 2019. They are serving many childr…

HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Congregational Church will resume their monthly Community Grief Support Group, on Wed., July 15, from 10:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. in Hadley Hall, 61 Main Street, Hampstead.

ATKINSON — It is that time of year when people are looking forward to Pentucket Baptist Church’s Patriotic Sing followed by ice cream and fireworks. We, at the Church, were looking forward to a great evening as well but COVID-19 has put all that on hold. Despite the ‘reopening’ of places rec…

BRENTWOOD — The First Baptist Church of Brentwood will again host its Concerts on the Lawn Summer Series, beginning on Saturday evening, July 4, at 6:30 p.m.

BRENTWOOD — Sat., July 18 will mark First Baptist Church’s 3rd annual Chicken BBQ, to be held at the church, 201 North Road.

BRENTWOOD — The First Baptist Church of Brentwood has resumed worship services. During July and August, services will be held outside, on the lawn behind the church at 201 North Road, Brentwood Service time is 10:00 am. The lawn is large enough to allow for adequate social distancing to be o…

WOLFBORO —Earlier in 2020, the New Hampshire Boat Museum (NHBM) welcomed Mark Weston onto its Board of Trustees.

EAST HAMPSTEAD — East Hampstead Union Christian Church is holding an ongoing Food Drive to benefit St. Anne’s and Sandown Food Pantries.

PEMBROKE — Imagine facing a medical debt so large you have no hope of paying it. Even so, you are facing non-stop phone calls and collection letters that are a constant reminder of the money you owe. Then one day you receive another letter in the mail. It reads:

During a Community Food Drive to benefit Saint Luke’s Parish Holy Angels Church in Plaistow, it was announced that the Atkinson Lions Club donated $1,000 to each of the four local churches to benefit families in need including food drives for each parish. They included: Pentucket Baptist, At…

LAWRENCE, MA — Grief support groups offer individuals who have lost a loved one with a safe space and supportive environment to express feelings and share memories with others who understand what they are going through. Since in-person meetings are not possible during this health crisis, Mer…

EXETER —For every day it is closed due to COVID-19, the American Independence Museum loses $150 in tour and gift shop revenue, a sobering reality that has led to a “Sponsor a Day” initiative.

KINGSTON – Trinity Church is open for worship and you are invited.

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BRENTWOOD — Pilgrim United Church of Christ will hold a Plant Sale on Sat., June 6 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (or until they run out of plants!) at 197 Middle Road in Brentwood. There will be a large assorted veggies and flowers for sale.

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CHESTER — This year The Rockingham Herb Society has moved their herb and plant sale to a new location in response to COVID-19. The sale will take place on Sat., June 6 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at The American Legion Post 108. It is located at 37 Raymond Road (Rte. 102), Chester, across fr…

The Danville Lions Club held a non-perishable food drive at the Danville Community Center to benefit the Power Pack program, serving children and their families. If you’d like to donate by check, that is great! Donations can be sent to: Danville Lions Club, PO Box 464, Danville, NH 03819. Pi…

LAWRENCE, MA — Grief support groups offer individuals who have lost a loved one with a safe space and supportive environment to express feelings and share memories with others who understand what they are going through. Since in-person meetings are not possible during this health crisis, Mer…

ATKINSON — Atkinson Congregational Church is continuing their 10:00 a.m. Sunday online worship services to help reduce the risk of COVID-19 exposure. The church has now added an additional way to view these services – on TV. The Atkinson Community Television (ACTV - Channel 20) is now broadc…

CONCORD — On May 20, a plan was presented to the Governor and officials of the Division of Public Health of the Department of Health and Human Services for the "regathering for worship" in the various religions and denominations in New Hampshire.

DANVILLE — The Danville Lions Club will sponsor a non-perishable Food Drive on Sat., June 6 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Danville Community Center, Main Street. This will benefit the Power Pack Program which has been a project for the Danville Lions since August 2019. Danville Lions se…

DANVILLE — The Danville Lions Club will sponsor a non-perishable Food Drive on Sat., June 6 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Danville Community Center, Main Street. This will benefit the Power Pack Program which has been a project for the Danville Lions since August 2019. Danville Lions se…

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ATKINSON — Atkinson Recreation, Kimball Library, and Atkinson Highway Department will sponsor Town Beautification Week through Sat., May 23. Come help clean up the roads and streets of Atkinson.

“You are unique. There never has been, there isn’t now, and, in all of eternity, there never will be another you. You are someone special!”

HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Congregational Church will hold online services on Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. on Facebook Live.

KINGSTON — Trinity Church streams a service of worship recorded on Saturdays each week and broadcast at 4:00 p.m. The service is available any time thereafter on Facebook.

HAMPSTEAD — Saint Anne Parish will host a Livestream Concert Series via the parish website every Saturday night at 7:00 p.m. during May and June featuring a number of their talented parishioners who will sing and/or play music from a variety of genres including Classical, Sacred/Praise &…

PLAISTOW — The First Baptist Church, 122 Main Street in Plaistow, is holding drive-in Sunday worship services during this time of social distancing. This innovative approach to worshipping together is held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday morning and all are welcome to drive in, stay in their cars, a…

Although some restrictions concerning the COVID-19 illness is being erased by Gov. Chris Sununu, most churches remain live on television and/or Facebook. Join the East Kingston Community United Methodist Church on Sundays beginning at 9:00 a.m. There is also a need for used clothing, which m…

The Second Hand Bookstore, sponsored by the Friends of East Kingston Public Library, is open at the Pound School, located on Route 107 in East Kingston. The hours are Friday, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Special delivery will be made from inside to th…

ATKINSON — Ensign Nicholas R. Gibbs of Atkinson graduated from the U. S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., on May 20, 2020, and was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Coast Guard. Ens. Gibbs completed four years of intensive academic, physical and leadership training, resulting i…

CONCORD — AARP is now accepting nominations for its 2020 Andrus Award for Community Service, which honors 50+ Granite Staters who are sharing their experience, talent, and skills to enrich the lives of their community members.

PORTSMOUTH —Based in Portsmouth and serving youth, ages 11 to 19, statewide, The Chase Home recently received a $5,000 Express Grant from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation to help meet urgent needs related to COVID-19.

STRATHAM — The New Hampshire SPCA announces that compassion isn’t canceled. This year, their life-saving fundraising event is going virtual and rebranded as Paws Walk Reimagined. Animal lovers of all ages are invited to stay home and save lives, tuning in online and walking in their own neig…

HOLDERNESS – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center announces its new Virtually Wild School Programs to provide distance learning science education to schools. Virtually Wild School Programs bring a Science Center Naturalist and two live animal ambassadors to a teacher’s virtual classroom.

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KINGSTON — The Town of Kingston has been challenged by the Town of Durham to participate in a contest! As part of Kingston’s Pollinator Friendly Program, the Conservation Commission and Pollinator Pathways NH are sponsoring the 1st annual Contest to encourage town residents to both recognize…

KINGSTON — The planting beds have already been cleared. The Gardens at New Creation are opening once again to grow vegetables to be donated to help people in our area.

PLAISTOW — The First Baptist Church, 122 Main Street in Plaistow, is holding drive-in Sunday worship services during this time of social distancing. This innovative approach to worshipping together is held at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday morning and all are welcome to drive in, stay in their cars an…

PLAISTOW — The St Luke's Food Pantry at Holy Angels is looking for donations to help supplement the food items that they are either out of or use a lot of.

DANVILLE — The Danville Lions Club will sponsor a non-perishable food drive on Sat., May 2 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Danville Community Center, 169 Main Street.

KINGSTON —Trinity Church has significantly multiplied the number of services it is holding during the week because many people want to attend church and receive Communion. The weekend and Tuesday evening services quickly reached the maximum number allowed for a public gathering but there are…

DERRY — Brookstone in Derry, NH has launched the “Nominate a Hero” program to award two essential workers with complimentary memberships, valued at more than $650 each.

KINGSTON —Kingston Veterans Club will host a non-perishable food and essential item drive intended to help and support community members in need on Sat., May 2.

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