Concord Community Music School presents two free Bach's Lunch programs in May: a lecture on the evolution of the jazz piano trio, and a jazz piano trio playing a concert of Latin American music. On Thursday, May 3, Eric Klaxton lectures on the topic of "The Jazz Piano Trio from Jelly Roll Morton to Today."
On Saturday, May 5, from 10:30 – 4 p.m., the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will present AerospaceFest, New Hampshire’s annual aerospace festival. The public is welcome to engage in a wide variety of hands-on science and engineering activities at the festival, to see the Discovery Center’s newest planetarium show, and to meet an astronaut: New Hampshire’s own Dr. Jay C. Buckey, Jr.
The Mount Washington Cog Railway, the world’s first mountain-climbing cog railway, will open for its 149th season on Saturday, April 21st. Trains will run to and from the top of New England’s highest summit every weekend until May 5th, when they will run daily.
The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will be open from 10:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. every day for Spring Vacation, from Saturday, April 14 through Sunday, April 29. Spring Vacation presents the last chance for visitors to check out the Discovery Center’s special international exhibition on the scientific method, True or False, with its many interactive activities for kids and families, before it leaves for its next venue.
SATURDAY, APRIL 7, 2018 12:00 PM 6:00 PM WATERVILLE VALLEY RESORT Bid Aloha to the ski season with a splash! Pond skimming returns to Waterville Valley Resort on April 7, 2018 during the 7th Annual Last Run Luau! The party includes live music! Pond skimming registration will be open to the first 75 brave hearted competitors and is free with a valid 4/7/2018 lift ticket or valid season pass. Registration will be held from 8-10am in the Base Lodge with skimming starting at approximately 12:15pm, at the base of Exhibition. Come early, sign up, and take a few slushy runs...