NH Club Notes: AOH’s annual Communion breakfast set for Sunday

October 11. 2017 11:46PM

MANCHESTER — The Ancient Order of Hibernians (AOH) Rev. William J. Shanahan Division 1 will host its annual Communion breakfast Sunday at St. Raphael Parish Church, 103 Walker St.

The breakfast will begin after the 9:30 a.m. Mass celebrated by the Rev. Pastor Jerome Joseph Day, OSB.

Margaret-Ann Moran, a N.H. circuit court judge, will attend as guest speaker.

The Mass and breakfast is open to anyone interested, with a special invitation to Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians (LAOH) members and families.

All AOH/LAOH participants are welcome to meet in the church basement at 9:15 a.m. before the Mass and join in the entrance procession led by bagpipes. Members are asked to wear the organization’s tan and blue colors; past St. Patrick’s Day parade grand marshals attending are encouraged to wear their personal sash.

The nonprofit AOH/LAOH chapters have raised thousands of dollars for local groups serving the less fortunate. For more information, call 623-8960.

Parliamentarians to meet Thursday in Manchester

MANCHESTER — The White Mountain Unit of the National Association of Parliamentarians will meet Thursday in the Ronald J. Roux Board Room at St. Mary’s Bank, 200 McGregor St.

Networking will begin at 9:15 a.m., followed by a business meeting at 9:30 a.m., then Anne Canty will present a lesson on meeting minutes — how to take them, what they should and should not include and how long they should be retained.

At the unit’s meeting last month, Marilyn Pratt Holmquist presented a lesson on methods of voting.

For more information, email the Rev. Henry Beairsto at hbearist@tds.net.

White Mountains DAR to work on projects for vets

LITTLETON — White Mountains Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Riverglen House, 55 Riverglen Lane.

At 1:30 p.m., the group will work on two service projects for veterans: fleece lap blankets and holiday cards. Those attending are asked to bring 1½ yards of fleece and sewing scissors for the blankets — no sewing is required and help will be provided — and new or unused Christmas and holiday cards, which will be bundled into packets for veterans in nursing homes for their personal use.

Guests and the public are welcome; refreshments will be served. For handicap accessibility, use the front parking lot. For information about DAR membership, call Elaine LaDuke at 444-5948.

State regent to speak to Matthew Thornton DAR

NASHUA — The Matthew Thornton Chapter, DAR will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, at The First Church, 1 Concord St. State Regent Wendy Stanley Jones will be the guest speaker.

All are welcome. To attend or learn more about the DAR, visit http://matthewthornton.nhsodar.org.

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