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Yard sale event set

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The Second-Time-Around Vintage Reasures Yard Sale at the First Baptist Church, 121 Manchester St. in Nashua is set for 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 28. It will be like a pop-up thrift shop! Come find just the right ensemble at “Second-Hand Rose” Designer Boutique, including shoes, jewelry and ...

‘SEED: The Untold Story’

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The documentary “Seed: The Untold Story” will be shown on Sunday at the Wilton Town Hall Theater starting at 4:30 p.m.. The film is part of the series on Sustainability and Resilience, sponsored by the Souhegan Transition Network, the Souhegan Valley Food Co-op and the Wilton Town Hall ...

Saint Catherine of Siena: A Woman for Our Times

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In celebration of their 50th anniversary, St. Kathryn Parish in Hudson is offering free tickets to the one-woman performance inspiring people of all ages, “Catherine of Siena: A Woman for Our Times.” This show will take place at St. Kathryn Parish church at 3 p.m. on April 29, and will be ...

Spring and summer bus trips announced

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MERRIMACK – The Merrimack Parks and Recreation Department has announced its upcoming spring and summer bus trips. Both trips are open to residents or non-residents. Mohegan Sun Casino Bus Trip – May 19 Come join us and test your luck at Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut. At this casino, ...

A colorful craft: Quilts star at guild show

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Quilts of all colors in a myriad of patterns triggered rapture in hundreds of admirers at the 15th biennial quilt show hosted by the Amoskeag Quilters Guild, an association of more than 200 quilting enthusiasts from towns throughout the region. Guild members hosted the show on Saturday and ...

BAZA to play Saturday at Simple Gifts

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NASHUA – BAZA will bring its brand of country blues to Simple Gifts Coffee House at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Simple Gifts is located in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashua, 58 Lowell St. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Winners of the 2017 Granite State Blues Challenge, Baza celebrates the ...

Nashaway Chapter of N.H. Audubon Society hosts forum

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NASHUA – The Nashaway Chapter of New Hampshire Audubon Society welcomes the public to a free presentation, New Hampshire Loons, by John M. Rockwood at 7 p.m. on March 21 at the Nashua Public Library. Rockwood is a professional photographer and author of the book “Adventures with ...

N.H. Antique Co-op presents exhibit

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MILFORD – The New Hampshire Antique Co-op will present Transcending the Ordinary: Abstract, Assemblage & Collage, an art exhibit and sale of more than 50 works, including artists Joseph Cornell, Varujan Boghosian and Louise Nevelson, as well as Monadnock-region contemporary artists Roz ...

Symphony N.H. presents Mozart and Bach

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NASHUA – Symphony New Hampshire will presents Mozart and Bach with guest conductor Eric Garcia at 8 p.m. on March 16 at the Concord City Auditorium, 2 Prince St., Concord and at 8 p.m. March 17 at the Keefe Center for the Arts, 117 Elm St. Nashua. Praised for his “elegant and expressive” ...

3 Redneck Tenors to perform at 8 p.m. March 12

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NASHUA – The Nashua Community Concert Association’s 2017-2018 series continues at 8 p.m. on March 12 with a concert by The 3 Redneck Tenors. at Elm Street Middle School’s Keefe Auditorium. The 3 Redneck Tenors are a new breed in the “tenor genre.” They include musical comedy featuring ...

Locals to present ‘Leading Ladies’ from March 9-18

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BEDFORD – The comical farce that is “Leading Ladies,” a comedy by Ken Ludwig – two-time Olivier Award-winner and creator of 25 plays and musicals – is coming to Bedford Old Town Hall courtesy of Bedford Off Broadway, a local theater company renowned for its twice-yearly presentations ...

Milford Area players to present ‘A Few Good Men’

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MILFORD – Milford Area Players, winner of the 2013, 2011, and 2009 New Hampshire Theatre Award for Best Production in Drama/Comedy for Community Theatre, is proud to present “A Few Good Men” by Aaron Sorkin March 9-18 at the Amato Center for the Performing Arts, 56 Mont Vernon St., Route ...

Size matters: It’s not what you’re thinking

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We are a society measured by size. Not populous in nature, but rather we measure most everything by its girth and weight. We boast of a newborn’s weight and length; we do the same thing when we catch a fish. I’m not sure why. One gets stinky after a while and the other comes from the ...

Concerts on tap at Rodgers Memorial Library

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HUDSON – The Rodgers Memorial Library in Hudson recently announced a pair of upcoming events. The DCU Free Concert Series, featuring the traditional Irish music of Oran Mor, is set for 2 p.m. March 10. Mor will perform with Dave Hallowell and Peter Hale. The snow date is March 11. The concert ...

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Over the past few years, I have developed a talent for finding binge-worthy shows on Netflix and getting the rest of the family sucked into them. Often, the only result is hours of entertainment, but my recent discovery of “The Great British Baking Show” has led to tangible benefits for my ...