CONCORD — Get primed for fall hunting seasons and more at a series of outdoor adventure talks being offered on Wednesday evenings this fall at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord. The talks begin at 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. No pre-registration is required.

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NEWBURYPORT, MA —Join a refuge ranger for a behind the scenes tour, by bicycle, of Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge, located in Newington, on Fri., September 6, Tues., September 17 and Thurs., September 26; all sessions from 9:00-11:30 a.m. Participants will have an opportunity to visit ar…

EXETER — Phillips Exeter Academy’s Lamont Gallery presents “American Mortal”, which features provocative works by Becky Alley and Melissa Vandenberg, two artists who use common domestic items to explore themes of patriotism, war, and commemoration in our current cultural environment. The exh…

CONCORD — A native plant sale is scheduled for Sun., September 8 from 12:00-4:00 p.m. at NH Audubon’s McLane Center, 84 Silk Farm Road in Concord. Fall is a perfect time for adding to your garden. Come take advantage of end of season native plants. New Hampshire Audubon staff and UNH Coopera…

WOLFEBORO —On Tues., September 3 from 7:00-8:30 p.m., Wright Museum will present “Surviving D-Day,” a 2012 History/Military Channel documentary film that tells the story of the twelve-hour battle on Omaha Beach during WWII.

EXETER —As a group, 17th century New Englanders are an extensively studied population, which serves as a backdrop for the next workshop in the American Independence Museum’s Genealogy Workshop Series on Saturday, September 21.

AMESBURY, MA — Join Mike Welch and Rob McKeown to explore Colonial Taverns on Mon., September 16 at 6:00 p.m. at the Amesbury Public Library, 149 Main Street.

BRENTWOOD —Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Brentwood - Kingston is having a Fall Festival on Sat., September 21 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and would love to have you there selling your products! The church is located at 197 Middle Road (Rt. 111A) in Brentwood.

EXETER —The Exeter Adult Diploma program is now registering students for the Fall 2019 semester courses that begin September 5. This program is designed for students who did not complete high school but who would like to earn a diploma by taking courses in the evening similar to those taken …

BRENTWOOD — Pilgrim United Church of Christ will hold a Fall Festival and Craft Fair on Sat., September 21 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at 197 Middle Road, Brentwood.

PORTSMOUTH — Planning for retirement is a difficult puzzle many do not know how to solve. Take control of your retirement plan and attend UNH Professional Development & Training’s “How to Plan for Retirement” workshop on Wed., September 25 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Great Bay Community Colle…

CONCORD — The Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) program is offering a one-day workshop for women who want to be prepared to find their way in the outdoors. Learn how to use a compass, read a topographic map, and then pair both tools to find your way through the woods. Also, learn how to use a…

EPPING — The Epping Garden Club is now taking orders for their annual Fall Flower Fundraiser. Mums, Asters, and Cabbage are available for pre-order.

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KINGSTON — Come join in the first of a series of on-site Pollinator conversations on Wed., August 28, 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Three Maples Farm in Kingston.

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SANDOWN — Seniors from the towns of Atkinson, Plaistow, and Sandown are invited to late summer fun with a free cookout and live entertainment on Wed., September 18 under the pavilion located at the Plaistow Athletic Recreation Complex, 51 Old County Road in Plaistow.

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PLAISTOW — Save the date! Plaistow Recreation will host their annual Town-Wide Yard Sale on Sat., September 14 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., rain or shine. Take advantage of this event to clean out your attic, basement, garage or barn, make a little cash for your pocket, and help support Plais…

DERRY — Etz Hayim Synagogue is pleased to present "I Asked for Wonder" with Poets Midge Goldberg, Alfred Nicol and Robert Crawford on Thurs., September 5 at 7:00 p.m. Etz Hayim Synagogue, 1 ½ Hood Road, Derry.

EXETER — HiSET® (High School Equivalency Test) has replaced the GED in NH and many other states. Like the GED, it provides an opportunity to study for and earn a New Hampshire high school equivalency certificate.

WOLFEBORO — On Tues., September 3 at 1:00 p.m., Wright Museum’s Movie Theater will screen “From Here to Eternity” as the final film in Wright Museum’s Donna Reed Film Festival. 

KINGSTON — Neighbors Helping Newborns, a 501(c)3 non-profit, will hold its August work group meeting on Wednesday, August 28 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at the Kingston First Congregational Church, located at 6 Church Street, in the function hall very generously donated for their use by the church.

RAYMOND — Raymond Baptist Church is pleased to offer the New Hampshire Hunter Education course for students 12 years and older. This course is required for all first-time firearm or archery hunters seeking a NH hunting license.

HAMPTON – Hampton Parks & Recreation is currently accepting sign-ups for a day trip on Mon., August 26 to the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, located in Boothbay, Maine.

EXETER — A terminal diagnosis can be a lonely experience. At a time when understanding is needed most, many hospice patients find themselves isolated, even from family and friends. They can no longer enjoy the pleasures in life they used to enjoy. You can help end that isolation and bring so…

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Wamuu is an eight year old boy who was found as a stray and is looking for an indoor only home. He has been making himself comfortable in one of the cat rooms at the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society, and is doing well with the other felines he has for company. He originally hung out in …

PORTSMOUTH — The Gallery at LaBelle Winery Portsmouth, in partnership with Sullivan Framing and Fine Art Gallery in Bedford, New Hampshire, will present an exhibit titled “Bruce McColl: New Paintings” by New Hampshire artist Bruce McColl from September 3, 2019 through January 6, 2020.

DOVER — The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire is pleased to announce their Consignment Sale will be held on Sat., September 21, from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Sun., September 22 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Hellenic Center, 219 Long Hill Road in Dover.

DURHAM —The monarch butterfly population has declined 90% over the past two decades. The US Fish & Wildlife Service is currently reviewing the species status for federal protection under the Endangered Species Act, with a listing decision expected in 2020. New Hampshire is one of many st…

EPPING — All are welcome to attend the Weston A. Price Foundation (WAPF) Epping Chapter Meeting on Wed., August 28, 6:30 p.m. at the Brookvale Pines Farm, 154 Martin Road in Fremont. This month the group will discuss: How do we prevent and reverse Alzheimer’s?

KINGSTON —Many people want to believe the teachings of Jesus, but there's a nagging doubt, fueled by skeptics, that He actually existed.

DERRY —The Church of Spiritual Life is hosting a Past Life Regression Workshop on Sun., August 25, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Led by Reverend Elaine San Soucie, Certified hypnotist, participants will learn about Past Life Regression, and participate in a group hypnosis session to explore their own …

HAVERHILL, MA — Great music! Great direction! Great singers! You're invited to audition for Cantemus Chamber Chorus and be part of a family of forty SATB singers dedicated to high-quality performances.

MANCHESTER — The talented New Hampshire Gay Men's Chorus (NHGMC) is holding Open Auditions for new singers to perform in its festive 2019 Winter Concert Series, "Amid the Winter’s Snow." Auditions are held at the First Congregational Church, 508 Union Street, Manchester.

EXETER —A terminal diagnosis can be a lonely experience. At a time when understanding is needed most, many hospice patients find themselves isolated, even from family and friends. You can help end that isolation by becoming a Hospice volunteer. Rockingham VNA & Hospice will teach you how…

MANCHESTER — Classes at the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications this fall include a dose of writing and photography for everyone from middle-schoolers to retirees.

DOVER — In the vibrant and colorful drawings created by Portsmouth, NH artist Richard Haynes, an actual rainbow of skin tones is represented and celebrated. The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire’s Gallery 6 art exhibition “Lean In,” not only features Haynes’ art, but also his message that “…

EXETER —Start the fall season off right and do something for yourself! Exeter Adult Education offers many personal and professional development, foreign language (German is new this semester) cooking, health and wellness, handcraft and computer courses that begin throughout September, Octobe…

DANVILLE — The public is invited to enjoy and explore Danville history during the town’s Old Home Day celebration on Sun., August 25. All history activities are free.

DERRY — Learn some Yiddish on Sun., September 8, 1:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at Etz Hayim Synagogue, 1-1/2 Hood Road in Derry. The instructors will be native Yiddish speaker Shirley Lelchuk (former Yiddish teacher at Temple Beth Abraham - Nashua) and Dr. Alan Green (Raymond Street Klezmer Band me…

KINGSTON — Community members who have experienced the death of a family member or friend are invited to register for the GriefShare program held on Tuesdays, from September 3 through December 3 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church of Kingston.

HAMPTON FALLS — In September 1938, a massive hurricane roared through Long Island and New England causing over $400 million in property damage. New Hampshire alone suffered $12 million in damage, excluding timber losses which were incalculable.

WOLFEBORO —While often viewed by the public as static entities, the most successful cultural institutions constantly change, which explains why Wright Museum puts tremendous effort into its rotating exhibits.

BRENTWOOD —Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Brentwood - Kingston is having a Fall Festival on Sat., September 21 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and would love to have you there selling your products! The church is located at 197 Middle Road (Rt. 111A) in Brentwood.

HAVERHILL, MA — Haverhill Council on Aging is pleased to offer the following upcoming programs at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome Street in Haverhill, MA.

PORTSMOUTH — Join AARP New Hampshire on Mon., August 26 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Grill 28 in Portsmouth – for a community-based Snack, Sample and Serve volunteer recruitment event! You’ll find a series of stations representing the different volunteer opportunities, staffed by volunteers who ca…

EXETER —On Wed., September 18 at 6:30 p.m., the American Independence Museum will host “Understanding your Community from a Historical Perspective” as part of its 2019 Lecture Series, sponsored by People's United Bank.

HAVERHILL, MA — Haverhill artist Ana Smyth, whose work is inspired by the New England landscape and architecture, will exhibit her work at Northern Essex Community College from September 9 through October 4.

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HANCOCK — The Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire (BHTNH), a non-profit organization that shares the 300-year-old history of the Granite State’s African American people, is thrilled to announce its 2019 walking tour in Hancock.  This is the second year that the BHTNH has held tours outside…

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Eufaula, OK - Paul J Donovan died on July 3, 2019, in his home in Eufaula Okla. Born December 22,1942, in Lawrence, Mass. where he lived most of his life, one of eight children to Timothy James and Hazel Rose Donovan. He is survived by a brother, Timothy J Donovan of Newton N.H. and a sister…

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