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.
Grant Ensures Equitable Health Care for Nashua’s Most Vulnerable Community Members
The New Hampshire Preservation Alliance announced its 2020 Seven to Save list today, highlighting vulnerable historic resources and related threats to community life and economic well-being during the pandemic. All of the listees need transformative investment to become viable community assets again. “We need these places to survive and thrive,” said Nicholas Mitchell, chair of the board of directors of the Preservation Alliance. “These landmarks are the heart and soul of our daily life and feel even more important during these uncertain times,” he said.
$1 Million Awarded by Northern Border Regional Commission to Three Past Seven to Save Listed Historic Buildings
On Saturday, September 12, from 10:30 – 4 p.m., the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will present AerospaceFest, New Hampshire’s annual aerospace festival, with some notable changes: (1) This year’s festival will be primarily outdoors, providing plenty of opportunity for socially distanced science and engineering fun; (2) Masks will be required and sanitation stations available; and (3) Admission will be free!
Local Workers Have Northern Forest Center’s Renovation Project On Track
Five Rivers Conservation Trust announces that Beth McGuinn, who has served as the organization’s first full time Executive Director since 2014, will step down from her role later this year. A search for a new Executive Director is now underway.
The Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications seeks to honor New Hampshire residents or organizations who have worked to protect free speech and free press.
On Friday night, August 7 at 7 p.m., McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center Director of Education Mirka Zapletal presents Carnivores and Climate Change, in a special live Zoom presentation, followed by Q & A. 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.
‘Into the Wild’ Exhibit Runs August 7-September 9