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New Hampshire has again received national accolades for helping people make educated health care choices, according to an annual report card developed by two nonprofit organizations focused on health reform.
Jack Donovan, who has led the Business Finance Authority (BFA) for the past 23 years, will retire the end of 2016. During his tenure as Executive Director, the statewide business credit organization helped more than 5,000 companies access more than $1.6 billion in credit for business operations and expansion.
“Alan is an outstanding fit for the Currier,” said M. Christine Dwyer, president of the Currier Museum Board of Trustees and chair of the search committee. “He brings to the Museum significant expertise in curatorial matters, operations and fundraising. Equally important, Alan will add a spark of excitement to a Museum that, thanks to Susan Strickler’s leadership, has become a leading cultural institution in the region.”
The Henniker Brewing Company (HBC) will hold a Miles & Miles Launch Fundraiser as a benefit for the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord, NH on Thursday, August 11th from 6-8 p.m.
The Currier Museum of Art exhibition, Urban Landscapes: Manchester and the Modern American City, is on view through August 29, 2016.
Rye Beach/Portsmouth, New Hampshire - A special event featuring Becca Stevens will be held at the First United Methodist Church on Sunday, July 31 at 4:30 pm, 129 Miller Avenue in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. St. Andrew’s-by-the-Sea, in Rye Beach, New Hampshire, is hosting the event. It is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Please register at www.standrews-by-the-sea.org.
– Story Land has jumped on the Pokémon Go craze with their very own after hour’s event this Friday, July 22nd from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is now in its fourth year as an independent nonprofit organization. Now operating on expanded summer hours, the Discovery Center is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. seven days a week, from Friday June 17 to Labor Day.
This weekend, New Hampshire is hosting many NASCAR fans for the race weekend who will be looking for fun things to see and do during their stay. They’ll be sure to stop by the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center, which has been featured as one of the in Top 9 Hot Spots Around the New Hampshire Speedway Speedway.