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August 2014

More than 150 prints selected from the Hillsborough Historical Society’s Manahan-Phelps-McCulloch Photographic Collection will be on exhibit at the N.H. State Library in Concord beginning Tuesday, September 2 and running through Friday, October 31, 2014. Read more →


Weirs Beach, N.H.– Celebrate the fall season in New Hampshire with a cruise aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Enjoy a colorful, scenic view of the fall foliage while the ship tours Lake Winnipesaukee during one of the state’s most popular seasons. Gather the family and enjoy a Sunday evening dinner cruise aboard the Mount. These two hour cruises leave Weirs Beach at 5 p.m. and include a turkey dinner with all the fixings. Adult tickets are $47 and children under 12 cruise free (two children per family) and children 4 and under always cruise free. Friday nights are all about... Read more →


Monday, August 25 – Friday, August 29 (We are always CLOSED on Tuesdays) EVERYONE will be admitted free to the museum from August 25-29 to explore the exhibitions and participate in family programs and tours. Please go CURRIER.ORG or call 603.669.6144, x108 for more information. Storytime in the Gallery Monday, August 25 at 11:30 a.m. Hear an art-related story read by a children’s librarian, then create your own work of art! This month’s story is Press Here, by Hervé Tullet. Recommended for ages 2-5, but all are welcome and admission is FREE. Creative Studio: Shapes Wednesday, August 27, 11 a.m.-... Read more →


The Zimmerman House Tour provides visitors with a 90-minute exploration of the house with information about Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture, the commission and design of the house and details about the Zimmermans, who lived in it for 36 years. Take a tour Thursdays through Mondays at 11:30 a.m. or 2 p.m. Reservations are required. FREE for Museum Members. $20 Adults; $19 Seniors; $16 Students; $8 Children 7-17. *Tickets include admission to the Currier Museum. All Zimmerman House tours begin at the Currier. For more information about tour schedules, tickets and offerings, visit CURRIER.ORG or call 603.669.6144, x108. Assistive listening systems... Read more →


Waterville Valley is opening up their doors to celebrate the end of another summer season with their “Just Ducky” End of Summer Bash. Beginning the night of Friday, August 29 and running right through Labor Day, Monday, August 29, Waterville will be celebrating with an array of events including live music, a BBQ, and kids activities. Sunday will see the majority of activities which will include a frozen T-Shirt Contest, the annual rubber duck race to benefit the Pemi Bridge House, and a Roaming Raceway and Railroad. Kids will find plenty to do with scavenger hunt, bounce house, and a... Read more →


WATERVILLE VALLEY, NH – Margret and H.A. Rey, authors of the Curious George children’s book series and former summer residents of Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, were artists and adventurers, historians and naturalists, gardeners and environmental stewards. Today the legacy of their pursuits lives on in the Margret and H.A. Rey Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring the Reys’ spirit of curiosity and discovery by increasing understanding and participation in art, science, and nature through programs for youth, adults and families. The Curious George Cottage Artist in Residence is open to professional and emerging artists in all media – visual... Read more →


On Sunday, August 17th from 12-3pm, bring your family and friends to this year's fifth annual East Concord Pork Festival at Grace Episcopal Church/Merrill Park in East Concord. Enjoy a delicious meal of roast pork, hamburgers, hot dogs, baked beans, potato salad cole slaw and brownies. Lots of family fun, and live music by Balladeer, Jim Barnes and a variety of raffles. This event is free to the public but donations are welcomed. Once again, the food is sponsored by our friends at Quality Cash Market. Proceeds go towards our Take-A-Tote ministry to feed Concord’s hungry schoolchildren. The Take- A-Tote... Read more →


The Mount Washington Cog Railway, famous for climbing the highest peak in the Northeast, will be offering a guided natural history tour of Mount Washington with Senior Interpretive Naturalist, Nancy Ritger, of the Appalachian Mountain Club on Monday, August 25. Read more →


Fall is the perfect time to visit Waterville Valley Resort. Guests can enjoy a variety of events with the spectacular foliage of the White Mountain National Forest as a backdrop. Read more →