Community/Civic Involvement

Ross S. Whaley of Tupper Lake, N.Y., has joined the Board of Directors the Northern Forest Center. Whaley has served as Senior Advisor to the Adirondack Landowners Association since 2007. Ross led SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry for 16 years as its President and subsequently as University Professor with interest in political economy of sustainable development. His career included six years as Director of Economics Research for the US Forest Service. Read more →


Sunday, September 10, 2 to 4 pm Join us for a one-hour preview of the long-anticipated Ken Burns series, The Vietnam War. The film explores the human dimensions of the War through an epic narrative shaped by the testimonies of... Read more →


This not-to-be missed celebration will be free and open to the public and will feature a wonderful mix of art, live music with local talent Mike Dunbar, and an awards ceremony to honor New Hampshire Artist Laureate Gary Samson. The... Read more →


St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church Bishops’ committee, recommended to the Right Rev. Bishop Hirschfeld to Call the Reverend Zachary Harmon to be their next vicar. He was presented to the congregation at an Ice cream social in July, by Senior Warden Wayne Trombly. Read more →


Roger Milliken of Portland, Maine, has joined the Board of Directors of the Northern Forest Center. Milliken is the president and CEO of the Baskahegan Company, a recognized leader in Maine’s forest products industry, known for tis commitment to managing for timber while respecting the natural dynamics of the forest. Since becoming president of Baskahegan in 1989, Milliken has overseen several land purchases and the sale of a major conservation easement on forestland. Read more →


The Clark Family at Clark’s Trading Post and The White Mountain Central Railroad will match up to $10,000 all public donations received here over the holiday weekend.  Cash or charge donations can be received at our main gift shop or within the grounds on all three days of the holiday weekend and we would urge a generous support for our Fellow Americans in such dire need. Read more →


The Currier Museum of Art is dedicated to connecting art with people in innovative ways. The museum is home to a significant collection of European, American, and contemporary art, including works by Picasso, Monet, O’Keeffe, Le Witt, and works by New Hampshire artists. This collection inspires exhibitions and programs of many types. Read more →


Check out this unique opportunity to rent and care for a historic house! The Town of Windham (NH) is seeking a tenant interested in rehabilitating a 1868 Italianate farmhouse in exchange for a long-term lease. According to architectural historian James Garvin, the design of this house is unusual, reflecting both the wealth and intellectual curiosity of its builder, Deacon Samuel Campbell Sr. (1819-1902).   It is characterized by high-quality building materials, and innovative design and technology. Read more →