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CONCORD — New Hampshire Fish and Game Department Conservation Officers encourage the public to help protect the Granite State’s wild resources by reporting wildlife crime during the fall hunting seasons and throughout the year.

SANDOWN — Who's ready for an Eggstra Special Halloween Flashlight Egg Hunt? Sandown Parks & Recreation welcomes you to register your child or children from ages 3 through Grade 6 for the Fri., October 23 event taking place at the Ed Garvey Recreation Facility Field. Rain date: Fri., Octo…

CONCORD – The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department reminds motorists to be extra cautious while admiring the autumn foliage from Granite State roadways because moose are active and on the move.

CONCORD – New Hampshire’s youth deer weekend, Saturday and Sunday, October 24-25, 2020, is the perfect time to take a young person hunting. This special weekend gives young people age 15 and younger the opportunity to go deer hunting with an adult mentor, without the pressure of competing wi…

EXETER – The public is invited to attend free talks via WebEx about breast health and breast cancer during October. No registration is required, and questions are welcomed.

CONCORD — The New Hampshire Community Behavioral Health Association (CBHA) and its ten community mental health center (CMHCs) members are closely working with local school districts to provide mental health support for students, families and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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PLAISTOW — Residents of Atkinson, Chester, Danville, Hampstead, Kingston and Plaistow can bring their household hazardous waste to the Municipal Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Sat., October 24, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Hampstead Middle School in Hampstead.

CONCORD — New Hampshire Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut announced that the Department of Education will administer $1.5 million in CARES Act funds set aside by Governor Chris Sununu to provide Student Enrichment Program Grants. The funds will be available for grants to student programs…

CONCORD – Winter is on its way, but in-person off-highway recreational vehicle (OHRV) and snowmobile education classes will not be offered throughout the Granite State as in previous years due to the COVID-19 public health emergency. As an alternative to these traditional courses, participan…

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Lions Club will be conducting a food drive on Sat., October 17, at to benefit the St. Anne Ecumenical Food Pantry at 26 Emmerson Ave in Hampstead, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. You may drop off donations behind St. Anne’s, where Lion volunteers will be available to ta…

KINGSTON/NEWTON — The Sanborn Regional School District School Board adopted a proposal from Superintendent Thomas A. Ambrose for two synchronous educational plans on October 7:

NEWTON — Paper Pumpkins are hidden all around Newton. Pick up your entry form on the Gale Library Porch starting October 16. Write the number and letter of each pumpkin on your entry form. When you’ve found all fourteen, rearrange the letters to find and write a message. Drop the completed f…

DANVILLE — Now Open Thursdays! In our effort to restore full services while maintaining a safe library for visitors and workers, the library will now be open on Thursdays by appointment and for curbside pick-up. Current hours are Monday 1-7:30, Wednesday 10-3, Thursday 10-3, and Saturday 10-12:30.

NEWTON — The Election Team for the Town of Newton will be hosting a Voter Assistance Day on Sat., October 17, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This will be held upstairs at Town Hall, located at 2 Town Hall Road.

PLAISTOW — Plaistow Recreation is pleased to offer the following upcoming events for residents.

DANVILLE — The Danville Town Clerk’s office and the Supervisors of the Checklist will be holding a Register to Vote or Vote Absentee event on Sat., October 24, from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 210 Main Street. If you have not registered to vote or want to vote by absentee ballot…

RAYMOND — Please join Raymond Coalition for Youth on Sat., October 24, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at the Raymond Walgreens, to safely dispose of your no longer needed or expired medications. This is a part of the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) National event.

ATKINSON — It’s that time of year where everyone is being required to renew their library card. This is done in person with proof of identification and address. If you are unable to come in right now, please call us and we can give you an extension for a month or two until you are able to co…

HAVERHILL, MA — The Trustees of Tattersall Farm, 542 North Broadway in Haverhill, are hosting an autumn walk through the meadows and forests at the Farm on Sat., October 17, from 9:00-11:00 a.m. Naturalist “Boot” Boutwell will lead the walk. Group size will be limited on first-come, first-se…

ATKINSON — After much discussion and careful consideration, the Atkinson Garden Club has unanimously voted to cancel our annual Greens and Gifts Sale, scheduled for December of this year.

KINGSTON — Temporary library hours are Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and 4:00-7:00 p.m., and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

SANDOWN — The Sandown Supervisors of The Checklist will be meeting at the Sandown Tax Collectors Office, 320 Main Street, for additions and corrections of the voter checklist on Sat., October 24, from 11:00 -11:30 a.m.

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ATKINSON — Welcome to the 74th annual Atkinson Firefighters Association Turkey Raffle. You will notice that there will be a different format for this year's raffle. The year 2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, and they are no exception. All of their usual fundraising events up unt…

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SANDOWN — Time to get in the spirit....the spirit of Halloween! Tap into your creative side and register for the first time "Halloween Home Decorating Contest" with Sandown Recreation. Registration is free and open to homes in Sandown. An independent panel of judges will be on the lookout fo…

FREMONT — In the past, the East Kingston Community United Methodist Church and the Peoples United Methodist Church in Fremont, in cooperation with the libraries in Fremont, East Kingston, and Brentwood, have sponsored a drive to assist two veterans’ centers that serves homeless veterans, Lib…

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PLAISTOW — Residents of Atkinson, Chester, Danville, Hampstead, Kingston and Plaistow can bring their household hazardous waste to the Municipal Household Hazardous Waste Collection on Sat., October 24, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Hampstead Middle School in Hampstead.

NEWTON — Live Free Recovery Consultants cordially invite you to attend their APG/Adolescent Treatment Community Open House on Fri., October 16, from 12:00-2:00 p.m. at 2 Puzzle Lane, Building 2, Unit 1 in Newton.

KINGSTON — Pollinator Pathways NH is hosting a Fall Seed event on Sat., October 17, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Kingston Recreation Center on Main Street.

Ian Markovsky became a new student at Lasell University this fall. Markovsky, a resident of Brentwood, will study Fashion Design and Production. More than 370 new students joined the Lasell community in September for the fall semester. New and returning students were given a choice to study …

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EPPING — The American Legion Post 51 will host a Halloween Dance featuring “The Spoke & Throttle Band”. They will be playing classic rock 'n roll music. The dance floor is expected to be jammed pack with ghouls and goblins! The dance will take place on Sat., October 24. There will be pri…

CONCORD  – New Hampshire hunters can share their fall harvest with the needy through the “Hunt for the Hungry” program at the New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities NH. Once again this fall, the New Hampshire Food Bank is collecting donations of processed deer and moose for…

ATKINSON — While we bask in the warm golden hues of a New Hampshire Autumn, the thousands of sunny Spring blooms that have been greeting Atkinson residents and visitors since 2016 should also be remembered for their message of solace, hope, and joy during these often difficult times.

WASHINGTON — The USDA Forest Service is modernizing its approach to selling Christmas Tree permits and making them available to purchase trees through Recreation.gov beginning October 15.

STRATHAM — Experience the Magic of OZ and help homeless animals in need, all at the same time at the 26th annual Auction for the Animals. While this year may be a bit different, the goal of NHSPCA remains the same, to save homeless animals in need.

KINGSTON/NEWTON — Scouts BSA (formerly Boy Scouts) Troops 91 (Newton) and 93 (Kingston) meet together on Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m. at the VFW Post 1088 on Route 125 in Kingston. The troops are open to boys ages 11-17.

MANCHESTER — During Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to band together to provide hope and healing to patients fighting cancer by giving blood or platelets. In appreciation, those who come to give Oct. 15-Nov. 11 will receive a $5 Amazon…

FRAMINGHAM, MA — Native Plant Trust, the nation’s first plant conservation organization and the only one solely focused on New England’s native plants, announces a Plant Diversity Symposium in partnership with The Nature Conservancy. The Plant Diversity Symposium takes place online on Thurs.…

PLAISTOW — The Parish of St. Luke the Evangelist Church of Plaistow and Newton serves many local communities in southern New Hampshire such as Plaistow, Newton, Atkinson, Kingston, East Kingston, Hampstead, Sandown, South Hampton, and surrounding areas, through various ministries and our foo…

LOWELL, MA — The Town and The City Festival will be presenting a special online program for 2020, bringing more than a dozen acts together for the third year of the festival. The eclectic lineup will feature many past festival participants as well as new artists performing Americana, Folk, R…

CONCORD — The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Regional Offices that sell licenses to Granite State residents and visitors have reopened to provide the public with additional local and in-person opportunities to purchase hunting and fishing licenses. This effort to better meet the ne…

HAMPTON — The Hampton United Methodist Church cordially invites the Seacoast Community to a Curbside Turkey Dinner “with all the fixings”, on Sat., October 17, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at 525 Lafayette Road (Rt. 1) in Hampton.

EAST HAMPSTEAD — The East Hampstead Union Christian Church is hosting a food drive to help those in need from the local communities. Volunteers will be collecting non-perishable items on Sat., October 17, from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at 229 Main Street (Rte 121A), East Hampstead.

KENSINGTON — Kensington Public Library has received a community project grant from New Hampshire Humanities to present “A Walk Back in Time: The Secrets of Cellar Holes” with Adair Mulligan. This virtual event will be on Wed., October 21 at 7:00 p.m.

NEWTON/KINGSTON — Girls, ages 11-17, can now join Scouts BSA (formerly Boy Scouts).

HOLDERNESS – Squam Lakes Natural Science Center worked hard to make New Hampshire Day a reality for the 2020 season. Now, based on the success and participation of visitors there will be a second New Hampshire Day on Sat., October 17 where New Hampshire residents receive $5.00 trail admission.

CONCORD — Much-needed rainfall received within the last week in New Hampshire has not been enough to significantly decrease the risk of wildfires statewide and officials from the N.H. Forest Protection Bureau and the N.H. Fire Marshal’s Office are reminding everyone to avoid behaviors that c…

KINGSTON — Kingston Recreation is pleased to offer "Ukulele Magic" Playshop for Beginners on Fri., October 23, at 5:00 p.m. at the Kingston Recreation Center, Main Street.

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