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New Hampshire Public Radio and The Music Hall reup their award-winning series, Writers on a New England Stage, appearing before a live audience with COVID safety protocols in place. Featured authors include Erik Larson, the iconic author of The Devil in the White City; and Boston area native Amor Towles, the bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow 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 →


Exhibit explores relationship between people and the land GORHAM, NH: The White Mountain National Forest, Androscoggin Ranger District is hosting a special exhibition this summer that delves into the history of the Northern Forest of New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont and New York. Exhibits from the Northern Forest Center’s mobile forest heritage museum, Ways of the Woods: People and the Land in the Northern Forest, are already on display and open to the public at the Androscoggin district visitors’ center. “Visitors really enjoyed the exhibit over the winter, so we’re delighted to make it available during our busy summer months,” said... Read more →


WATERVILLE VALLEY, NH – The Margret and H.A. Rey Center in Waterville Valley has just released its summer programming schedule with lots of fun-filled art, science and nature activities that the whole family can enjoy. The Margret and H.A. Rey Center, located on the second floor of Town Square is a non-profit education organization with programming modeled after the interests of Margret and Hans Rey, the authors of the Curious George characters, and former summer residents of Waterville Valley. This summer’s nature programs include Valley Nature Nights and Nature Nights in Blair Woodlands. Both programs are held every week from... Read more →


Grab your guitar, head to downtown Plymouth and find a spot on the sidewalk to take part in the first ever Make Music Plymouth! On June 21 artists of every age, genre and experience level will descend on the downtown area to participate in this free, outdoor music festival. The event runs from 11 AM to 8 PM and welcomes musicians of all backgrounds to participate and use Main Street as a venue, with storefronts, sidewalks and common areas serving as stages. Everyone is invited to attend and listen, learn, play or just enjoy the celebration! As of today, there... Read more →


MARSHALL, Mich. – A year of free nights at celebrated inns and B&Bs across North America – that’s what Michael Hubbard and Sossi Chungrian won, and their travels take them June 1, 2014 to Holderness, New Hampshire where they will stay at The Manor On Golden Pond. The couple were chosen from 49,853 entries as one of the grand prizewinners of the 2013 Vacation of a Lifetime from Select Registry Distinguished Inns. The Montreal, Canada couple’s prize is a free night at all of the nearly 350 Select Registry inns, B&Bs and small boutique hotels across the United States and... Read more →


Lakes of the Cloud Hut courtesy of AMC The Rey Center Summer lecture series, entitled “Trails and Tales from the Wilderness”, kicks off with White Mountain Huts: Past and Future, by Dartmouth College professor, Allen V. Koop on Friday May 23, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Maybe you have stayed in a hut or maybe you are wondering what these huts are all about? The Appalachian Mountain Club's Hut System is a unique institution in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. Koop explores how the huts and the people who built, maintain and use them have formed a world apart, a... Read more →