Educational

The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center will host Brandt Lomen’s talk “The Amazing Journey from Idea to Reality” on Friday December 7that 7:00 PM during their November Super Stellar Friday event. Every first Friday of the month the Discovery Center is open from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming, a Tonight’s Sky Planetarium Show, and stargazing, weather permitting. Read more →


The New Hampshire Alliance for College and Career Readiness has awarded grants to help five educational organizations around the state to invest in programs aimed at students’ success after high school graduation. Each grant is for the 2018-2019 school year. Read more →


Old house owners often struggle with musty, excessively humid and wet basements that can lead to unhealthy living conditions and expensive house repairs. “Whether your water issue is as simple as condensation on your pipes, or as problematic as standing water in your basement, this workshop is for you! We’ll cover everything from basic practical tips to more technical solutions to preventing water infiltration and high humidity levels in your basement," said Beverly Thomas, Program Director at the Preservation Alliance. Read more →


“Back To School” isn’t just for the little ones! Students of every age and ability are encouraged to register now for the Concord Community Music School’s fall semester, which starts Monday, September 10. Want to add your voice to a chorus, take up the trumpet, beat a drum, strum a guitar, make new musical friends? The Music School offers a wide range of opportunities for every musician (and aspiring musician) to pursue their interests. Read more →


Earn your MBA with an international focus in as little as 18 months. Evening classes. Still time to join new cohort starting September 17 in Nashua. Scholarships available. Online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses. Read more →


Native American storyteller, Anne Jennison, will share riveting Abenaki stories about the sky at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center on Friday, September 8. The storytelling performance will happen during the Discovery Center’s Super Stellar Friday event where the Center is open extra hours every first Friday of the month from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming. Read more →


On Thursday, August 9th from 2:35-2:55 PM, the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center will host a live In-flight Education Downlink with astronaut Ricky Arnold on the International Space Station. A downlink is a twenty-minute video Q&A session between a U.S. educational organization and astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS.) Read more →


On Saturday, August 4, Waterville Valley’s Annual Ugotta Regatta returns to the waters of Corcoran Pond. The free canoe, kayak and paddle boat races will be held at a five-acre lake, next to Town Square. The event starts at 9:30... Read more →


The McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center will open a Discovery Lab, a new permanent space specifically designed for tinkering, making, and discovery, on Friday, August 3rd. The opening will be part of the Discovery Center’s Super Stellar Friday event where the Center is open extra hours every first Friday of the month from 6:30-9:30 PM with special programming. Read more →