New Hampshire preview for week of events beginning July 27
July 26. 2014 6:09PM
BRADFORD, Music: Old Fashioned Hymn Sing, 6-8 p.m., Historical Bradford Center Meetinghouse, 35 Rowe Mountain Road. Free. 938-5313.
DERRY, Theater: West Side Story, 1 p.m., Derry Opera House, 29 W. Broadway. $12. 432-8158, kids-coop-theatre.org.
HAMPTON, Music: A Simple Complex performs, noon, Wally's Pub, 144 Ashworth Ave. facebook.com/events/749922465051225.
HILLSBOROUGH, Concerts: Classical Guitar Concert, 3-4:15 p.m., Hillsborough Center Congregational Church, 25 East Washington Road. 917-693-5603, gyremusic.com.
LONDONDERRY, Music: Joe McDonald, 7-10 p.m., Whippersnappers Restaurant, 44 Nashua Road. Free. 434-2660, whippersnappersnh.com.
MANCHESTER, Music: New Legacy Swing Band, 2-3:30 p.m., Stark Park, North River Road. Free. friendsofstarkpark.org.
NEW CASTLE, History: Open House, 1-5 p.m., Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, Coast Guard Station Portsmouth Harbor, 25 Wentworth Road. $4-$2. 828-9243, portsmouthharborlighthouse.org.
NEWBURY, History: Exemplary Country Estates of New Hampshire, 5-6 p.m., The Fells, 456 Route 103A. Free. 763-4789 ext. 3, thefells.org.
PETERBOROUGH, Theater: 'The Granite State,' 4 p.m., Peterborough Players Theatre, 55 Hadley Road. $39. 924-7585, peterboroughplayers.org.
PORTSMOUTH, Outdoors: Prescott Park Arts Festival, 7 p.m., Prescott Park. $10-$5. 610-5510, goportsmouthnh.com.
PORTSMOUTH, Theater: 'The Myth of the Father,' 9 p.m., The Players' Ring Theater, 105 Marcy St. $12-$10. 436-8123, playersring.org.
UNION, Community: Rededication of Restored Reunion Grange #303, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Reunion Grange #303 Grange Hall - Hotchkiss Commons, 71 Main St. Free. 755-4740.
CONCORD, Tours: Tour the Mary Baker Eddy Historic House, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Mary Baker Eddy Historic House, 62 North State St. $5. 225-3444, longyear.org/historichouses.
HAMPTON, Film: Monday Night Movies on the Beach, 8 p.m., Hampton Beach State Park. Free. 926-8717, hamptonbeach.org.
LONDONDERRY, Open Mic Night: Monday Muse all ages acoustic open mic, 8-11 p.m., Whippersnappers Restaurant, 44 Nashua Road. Free. 434-2660, whippersnapersnh.com.
MEREDITH, Theater: 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,' 2 & 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 50 Reservoir Road. 279-0333, winniplayhouse.org.
TUESDAY, July 29
BEDFORD, Dance: Beginner Line Dance, 7-8 p.m., Bedford Old Town Hall, 70 Bedford Center Road. $7. 568-1437, linedancemax.com.
CANTERBURY, Kids and Family: 'Spread Your Wings' Day, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Petals in the Pines, 126 Baptist Road. $10-$5. 783-0220, petalsinthepines.com.
CONCORD, Concerts: Concert on the Green, 6:30-8 p.m., Presidential Oaks, 200 Pleasant St. Free. 724-6100.
HENNIKER, Concerts: Karen Morgan and Pony Express, 7-8:30 p.m., Angela Robinson Bandstand, Henniker Community Park, Main Street. Free. 428-7232, henniker.org.
MEREDITH, Theater: 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,' 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 50 Reservoir Road. 279-0333, winniplayhouse.org.
PETERBOROUGH, Theater: 'The Granite State,' 7 p.m., Peterborough Players Theatre, 55 Hadley Road. $39. 924-7585, peterboroughplayers.org.
PORTSMOUTH, Music: Left Bank Cabaret - Mikaela Davis, 7:30 p.m., The Music Hall Loft, 131 Congress St. $14. 436-2400, themusichall.org.
WHITEFIELD, Theater: 'The 39 Steps,' 8 p.m., Weathervane Theatre, 389 Lancaster Road. $32-$25. 837-9322, weathervanetheatre.org.
WEDNESDAY, July 30
BEDFORD, Expo: 2014 Event Planning Expo, 3:30-7 p.m., Manchester Country Club, 180 S. River Road. Free. 624-4096 ext. 300, manchestercountryclub.com.
CANTERBURY, Outdoors: Bluegrass and Blueberries, 4-6:30 p.m., Canterbury Town Center, 9 Center Road. Free. ccfma.net.
CONCORD, Literary: Author event: Rebecca Makkai, 'The Hundred-Year House,' 7-8:30 p.m., Gibson's Bookstore, 45 South Main St. Free. 224-0562, gibsonsbookstore.com.
HAMPTON, Kids and Family: Fireworks at the Beach, 9:30 p.m., Hampton Beach State Park. Free. 926-8717, hamptonbeach.org.
JAFFREY, Music: Studio Two: Beatles Tribute Band, 7-8:30 p.m., Gazebo on the Common, Main Street & Goodnow Street. Free. 532-7168, facebook.com/events/519618601498672/.
LINCOLN, Theater: Spamalot,' 7:30 p.m., Jean's Playhouse, 10 Papermill Drive. $30-$25. 745-2141, jeansplayhouse.com.
MANCHESTER, Art: Creative Studio: Exploring Collage, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. $12-$5. 669-6144, currier.org.
MEREDITH, Comedy: Comedy Show, 8:30-10 p.m., Harts Turkey Farm, 233 Daniel Webster Hwy. $20. 279-6212, HeadlinersComedyClub.com.
NEWINGTON, Kids and Family: Summer Family Night Series, 5-8 p.m., The Mall at Fox Run, 50 Fox Run Road. $5 for non-members. simon.com/kidgits.
PETERBOROUGH, Theater: 'The Granite State,' 8 p.m., Peterborough Players Theatre, 55 Hadley Road. $39. 924-7585, peterboroughplayers.org.
ROCHESTER, Kids and Family: Teddy Bear Picnic, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Central Square, Wakefield Street & North Main Street.
SWANZEY, Fairs: Cheshire Fair, all day, Cheshire Fairgrounds, Route 12. 357-4740, cheshirefair.org.
THURSDAY, July 31
BEDFORD, Dance: Intermediate Line Dance Lesson & Open Dance, 7-9 p.m., Bedford Old Town Hall, 70 Bedford Center Road. $7. 568-1437, linedancemax.com.
EXETER, Kids and Family: Exeter Family Morning Out, 9:30-11 a.m., Exeter Parks and Recreation, 32 Court St. Free. 422-8208 ext. 2, familiesfirstseacoast.org.
HOOKSETT, Community: Bear Talk, 6:30-8 p.m., Hooksett Public Library, 31 Mount Saint Mary's Way. Free. 485-6092, hooksettlibrary.org.
LONDONDERRY, Music: Atominc Rayguns Band, 8:30-11 p.m., Whippersnappers Restaurant, 44 Nashua Road. Free. 434-2660, whippersnappersnh.com.
MANCHESTER, Teens: Duct Tape Crafts, 4-5 p.m., Manchester City Library, 405 Pine St. 624-6550 ext. 345, libraryinsight.com.
MANCHESTER, Kids and Family: Fishways Family Adventures, 9 a.m.-noon, Amoskeag Fishways Learning and Visitors Center, 4 Fletcher St. $10/family. Registration: 626-3474, amoskeagfishways.org.
MANCHESTER, Concerts: Rockspring, 6-9:30 p.m., Veteran's Park, Elm Street. Free. 645-6285, intownmanchester.com.
NEWBURY, Outdoors: Lakeshore Adventure Walk for Families: Lakeside Learning, 6-7:30 p.m., The Fells, 456 Route 103A. $8-$3. 763-4789 ext. 3, thefells.org.
PLYMOUTH, Concerts: 2014 New Hampshire Music Festival, 8 p.m., Silver Center for the Arts - Hanaway Theatre, Plymouth State University, 114 Main St. $69-$15. Registration: 535-2787, nhmf.org.
RYE, Concerts: Music by the Sea with Jumbo Circus Peanuts, 6-8:30 p.m., Seacoast Science Center, 570 Ocean Blvd. $10-$2. 436-8043, seacoastsciencecenter.org.
TAMWORTH, Theater: 'Toad of Toad Hall,' 7:30 p.m., The Barnstormers Theatre, 104 Main St. $32-$16. 323-8500, barnstormerstheatre.org.