Paul W. Hodes and Nancy Pearson to receive 2019 Arts Advocate of the Year Award
This year, the New Hampshire Women’s Foundation presented The Honorable Martha Fuller Clark and Dr. Geoffrey Clark of Portsmouth, NH, with the AmplifiHER Award for their dedication, passion, and commitment to women and girls in New Hampshire, and for more than 40 years of dedicating their personal and professional lives to strengthening New Hampshire communities.
U.S Ski & Snowboard has named WVBBTS/Waterville Valley Academy the 2019 Freeski Club of the year. The club of the year is presented to a U.S. Ski & Snowboard Competition Club in each sport, which has distinguished itself in providing direction to young athletes through high-level competition programs resulting in athletic success.
The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is offering seven week-long science and engineering camps this summer for kids ages 5 – 14. The camps are led by specially selected NASA Space Grant interns – college students pursuing degrees in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math fields) and overseen by the Discovery Center’s Director of Education, Mirka Zapletal.
On Friday and Saturday, June 14-5, 2019, the New Hampshire Institute for Civics Education (“NHICE”) will screen To Kill a Mockingbird as part of a multi-year statewide program designed to foster conversations with the public on law, justice, and civics. The screening will take place Friday, June 14 at 7 pm and the Antrim Town Hall. Then on Saturday, June 15 there will be a discussion open the film at 10 am at the Peterborough Town Library. A light snack will be provided. The program was made possible with support from New Hampshire Humanities, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Marking the 30th year of chowder in the valley, Waterville Valley will host the annual Chowderfest & Brews on Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, May 26, from 12 to 2 p.m. in the Town Square. Family-friendly, fun and delicious, come...
Concord will play host to the 7th Annual Advocacy Summit, presented by Arts4NH, on May 30th from 1 to 5:30 pm at the New Hampshire Historical Society, on Park Street.
Set in the year 2014 when Air Force Space Command receives a signal from an alien satellite in Earth orbit, the independent feature film will be produced at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord, NH
Three concierges working at The Hotel Concord, in downtown Concord, New Hampshire, have just earned The Certified Hotel Concierge (CHC) certification from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI). The Hotel Concord is investing in the training and education of its associates to offer exemplary guest service and more associates are currently working to obtain their CHCs.
ECONOMIC STUDY REVEALS IMPORTANCE OF LOCAL TOURIST RAILROAD TO REGIONAL ECONOMY HOBO & WINNIPESAUKEE SCENIC RAILROAD ACCOUNTS FOR MORE THAN $17.4 MILLION IN ECONOMIC IMPACT IN NH’S LAKES & WHITE MOUNTAIN REGIONS ANNUALLY