Books

In celebration of the world’s most beloved monkey, who turns seventy five years old this year, filmmaker Ema Ryan Yamazaki announces the first ever mixed media documentary about Curious George. Monkey Business delves into the extraordinary lives of Hans and Margret Rey, the authors of the beloved Curious George children’s books. The Reys were of German/Jewish descent and narrowly escaped the Nazis on makeshift bicycles they rode across Europe, carrying the yet-to-be-published Curious George manuscript with them. Read more →


Ring in the New Year 2015 the New Hampshire way. We at the Manor on Golden Pond invite you to enjoy our New Year's Eve celebration at our elegant Country Inn. We will provide you with an evening of elegance and romance. New Year's Eve dinner is a chef tasting candlelight dinner celebration masterly prepared by our award winning chef, with cuisine that is so mouthwatering it is fit for royalty. Musical Entertainment by our pianist will provide the atmosphere for an unforgettable evening plus all the traditional party favors to ring in the New Year. Accommodations on New Years... Read more →


Weirs Beach, N.H. – Passengers are invited to put on their best Halloween costumes and celebrate the holiday during the M/S Mount Washington Masquerade Ball. The cruise features entertainment and prizes for best costumes. Cruisers can party together for an evening of frightful fun, sinfully delicious cuisine, soulful song and goulish dancing. This is the last chance – and last cruise of the season – to enjoy a moonlit view of Lake Winnipesaukee. The Halloween Masquerade Ball will take place on Saturday, October 25. The cruise leaves from Weirs Beach at 6 p.m. and returns at 9 p.m. Tickets for... Read more →


The Rey Center Summer lecture series, entitled “Trails and Tales from the Wilderness”, concludes with It’s Not About the Hike by Nancy Sporborg and Pat Piper on Friday October 10, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. We all have our own mountains to climb. Your mountain may be a 4,000-footer in the White Mountains. But it could also be going to college, getting a job, bringing up children, caring for aging parents or dealing with an illness. “It's Not About the Hike” is a presentation that will bring you into your heart, lift your spirits, and inspire you to climb that next... Read more →


Zimmerman House Ticketed Tours 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,... 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, 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 →