Kimball Jenkins presents Architecture that Endures, with Mark Hopkins, an exploration of the qualities that make Concord’s best architecture last for centuries – and why preservation is important to community pride.
Highlighting both the ongoing support that the arts contribute to the health and well-being of the state’s communities as well as the challenges the arts sector in New Hampshire has faced throughout the pandemic, the N.H. State Council on the Arts announced today that it is seeking nominations for the 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards.
Best Buddies Friendship Walk: June 5, 2021 at the State Housein Concord, NH. The Best Buddies Friendship Walk: Concord, New Hampshire is the latest life-changing movement. Since 2009 more than 250,000 participants have walked in over 60 cities and raised more than $24 million for Best Buddies.
System Highlights Recreation and Supports Local Economy
North Country Growers LLC has finalized the purchase of 169 acres of land from the City of Berlin, paving the way for a $58 million greenhouse project that will provide quality jobs and fresh produce throughout the region.
Sunday, January 24, 4-5 p.m. on Zoom with by-state breakout Zoom rooms 5:5:30 p.m. Event is free. Donations to support barn preservation activity welcomed.
The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will host its monthly online Super Stellar Friday series as Educator Dave McDonald explores PHUN with MATH!via Zoom webinar on Friday, January 8that 7 pm. McDonald will discuss patterns in math and nature, the language of mathematics, and using math in decision-making. Following the presentation, McDonald will answer audience questions in a Q & A session. Online registration is required to access the presentation; see the museum’s website, starhop.com, to register and submit questions in advance. This event is free, but donations are welcome.
AG Becerra, Who Fought to Pass and Protect the ACA, is Leading the Charge to Protect Americans’ Health Care Before the Supreme Court
This virtual iteration of Super Stellar Friday is part of the Discovery Center’s suite of virtual offeringsduring the pandemic. As New Hampshire residents and business continue to practice social distancing, adding Distance Learning has allowed the museum to continue reaching audiences and serving as an educational resource for families in and beyond New Hampshire. The Discovery Center is open to the public Friday through Sunday plus some holidays.
The land trust dedicated to conserving special natural, agricultural, cultural, and recreational lands in the Concord region has a new leader. Five Rivers Conservation Trust’s Board of Trustees has selected Liz Short of Concord as its new Executive Director.
Two public sessions on the significance and future of the iconic gasholder building in the state capital. Visible from I93 and a landmark of 19th century industrial New Hampshire, the building is the last-of-its-kind in the country and threatened with demolition.