"> en-us Rare Bird Alert This is New Hampshire Audubon's Rare Bird Alert for Monday, April 25. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:15:00 EST Cheryl Kimball's Nature Talks Trying to find a way to appreciate wind I inherited a dislike for wind. It is more perhaps a learned inheritance than a genetic one. My mother has never liked it when the wind blows 8212 and she lives on the coast where the wind blows a lot. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:43:00 EST Club Notes DAR sponsors talk on early New England dwellings The presentation will cover the first Europeans' dwellings, including temporary shelters of the exploration and fishing days, buildings of the 1500s, and some of the permanent homes of early settlers to New England before 1700. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:16:00 EST Jaffrey's Park Theatre celebrates new visitor's center The Park Theatre celebrated its new presence on River Street Thursday with an open house and ribbon cutting. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:02:00 EST,-creativity-to-downtown-area&source=RSS Nashua's first Spring Arts Festival to bring culture, creativity to downtown area The weekend event will kick off at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bicentennial Park along the Main Street Bridge in Nashua. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:36:00 EST,-creativity-to-downtown-area&source=RSS Goffstown students celebrate Earth Day GOFFSTOWN - Mountain View Middle School fifth-graders turn recycled items into art for Earth Day. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:51:00 EST Area schools hold Earth Day activities Auburn Village School celebrated Earth Day in a big way. Students in kindergarten through grade 5 observed Earth Day on April 20 with fun-filled activities in the school's garden, overseen by science teacher Wendy Smith. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:36:00 EST Consignments provide chic on the cheap in Pembroke Tracy Cronshaw is drawing on her past experience to operate a new consignment shop in Pembroke. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:26:00 EST Pinwheels raise awareness of child abuse and neglect A cluster of spinning pinwheels in front of the Pembroke and Allenstown public libraries serves to raise awareness about child abuse and neglect. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:23:00 EST Hooksett students celebrate completion of Reading Challenge Fred C. Underhill School celebrated the conclusion of its Reading Challenge Part 2 with a fun-filled student assembly on Friday, April 15 Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:18:00 EST Club Notes Club plans meeting, benefit baby shower The Woman's Service Club of Windham is accepting donations for its annual baby and toddler shower, which benefits Our Place, a division of Catholic Charities in Manchester. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:34:00 EST Seacoast Repertory Theatre, moviegoers remember Prince The Seacoast Repertory Theatre in Portsmouth hosted a screening of 'Purple Rain' Wednesday night. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 22:22:00 EST Balsams developer to return to planning board in May with more information The Coos County Planning Board deemed that the site-plan application for the redevelopment and expansion of the former Wilderness Ski Area at the Balsams Resort in Dixville was incomplete. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 21:43:00 EST Miss New Hampshire contest starts today A new Miss New Hampshire will be crowned this weekend and you can watch it live. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 19:28:00 EST Monadnock Pumpkin Festival to return for 2nd year on Oct. 15 This pumpkin festival was organized last year after Keene officials denied organizers of the Keene Pumpkin Festival a permit in the wake of riots that took place during the 2014 festival. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 17:51:00 EST Go ahead, dream on Steven Tyler signs onto NH fest The producers of LaconiaFest had one name at the top of their wishlist for its inaugural lineup Steven Tyler. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:33:00 EST Review Peter Wolf offers 'Cure for Loneliness' The album closes the way it begins with a mellow ballad, a cover of the bittersweet country song 'Stranger.' Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:33:00 EST Congressional high school art competition draws entries to NH Institute of Art New Hampshire Institute of Art NHIA will host the District 1 Congressional Art Competition Reception and Awards Ceremony with Rep. Frank Guinta from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, in NHIA's French Building Auditorium, 148 Concord St. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:33:00 EST Allenstown Elementary holds Earth Day activities Allenstown Elementary School marked Earth Day on March 20 by observing 'Waste Free Wednesday' in the cafeteria. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 12:31:00 EST Where there's a 'Will,' there's a way for Juliana Barwick to share her vision Julianna Barwick grew up in Louisiana, Missouri and Oklahoma, all the while attending services at the Church of Christ and being constantly immersed in choral singing. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Trio finds humor in tale of veterans' home residents in 'Heroes' The Northern New England Repertory Theatre Company presents 'Heroes,' Tom Stoppard's translation of French playwright Grald Sibleyras' award-winning comedy, in shows Friday through Sunday at Whipple Memorial Town Hall. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST No instrument 8212 except the voice 8212 allowed in Rollinsford Seacoast-based Tuckermans at 9 joins Boston-area's None of the Above for a night of a cappella at 8 p.m. Saturday at The Garrison Players Art Center, 650 Portland Ave. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Winterpills CD-release show at Stone Church Northampton, Mass., band Winterpills plays a CD-release party for its seventh album, 'Love Songs' Signature Records, at The Stone Church, 5 Granite St., at 6 p.m. Saturday. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Pilot's pregnancy, then changing technology, take her from the skies Grounded' follows a gutsy fighter pilot whose unexpected pregnancy takes her out of the skies and puts her career on hold. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Go behind scenes with 'Singin' in the Rain' cast at Palace Theatre Filling some pretty big tap shoes, the cast of The Palace Theatre's 'Singin' in the Rain' shares thoughts about taking on roles made famous in the iconic 1952 cinematic version of the musical, plus how performers feel about physical comedy, a sunny outlook and, of course, a bit of well-timed stage precipitation. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Headed to NH, guitarist's shout-out to Prince Like other longtime performers, Steve Vai, who is set to visit the Granite State's Seacoast in a few weeks, felt Prince's influence on the rock-guitar world. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:48:00 EST Celebrate homegrown, homemade spirit in NH The Made In NH 'Try It Buy It' Expo at the Radisson HotelCenter of NH Expo Center, 700 Elm St., takes place from 1 to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:47:00 EST Bucky Lewis bringing 'Great Comedy' to Plymouth Laconia native Bucky Lewis, shown here armed with some of the tools of his comedy trade 8212 a guitar and a chainsaw 8212 will present 'Great Comedy for a Great Cause' at 730 p.m. Saturday at the Flying Monkey Movie House and Performance Center, 39 Main St., Plymouth. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:47:00 EST Character Island inhabitants to arrive in Portsmouth at noon The 2016 Children's Day begins at noon Sunday, when friends from Character Island arrive in the port city at The Isles of Shoals Steamship Co.'s dock parking lot. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:47:00 EST Monster Jam unearths undead driver, 10,000-pound Zombie truck in Manchester You will never hear Sean Duhon complain about his boring drive or the daily grind. If something gets in his way, he just goes through it, or over it. Stopping is not an option. Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:47:00 EST Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard Spencer Trappists' brews arrive in NH Spencer Abbey's Trappist Ale is now in NH Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:14:00 EST Janine Gilbertson's Granite Kitchen Counting the ways to use carrots Orange you glad you love carrots? Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:14:00 EST Our Gourmet Asian and elegance at Lilac Blossom Upscale Asian fare at Lilac Blossom Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:13:00 EST NH Pumpkin Festival returns to Laconia on Oct. 22 Bigger, better, and under new management, the New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival will return to the City on the Lakes on Oct. 22. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:21:00 EST NH summer fishery program offers fish lovers a chance to taste catch of the day A program that supports the local fishing industry offers consumers the chance to get fresh fish and sample varieties they might not have tried before. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 19:59:00 EST UNH alum moves closer to becoming first female combatant commander Lori Robinson was approved by the Senate Armed Services Committee to become the commander of U.S. Northern Command on Tuesday - a historical step. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 23:07:00 EST Walleye won't be stocked in Moore Reservoir to protect wild trout Although he enjoys angling for walleye and would like to see them eventually stocked in some New Hampshire lakes, the head of the state's warmwater fishery program said walleye won't be stocked in Moore Reservoir here because 'we didn't want to impact an existing and unique wild trout fishery for a new fishery.' Mon, 25 Apr 2016 19:19:00 EST