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Concord Chorale to perform spring concert

The Concord Chorale performs their spring concert, “Expecting the Main Things From You,” on Friday, May 1, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, May 3, at 3 p.m., both at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 21 Centre St., Concord. The Chorale also performs Saturday, May 2, at 2 p.m., at Christ Church, 43 Pine St., Exeter. The program includes a musical ensemble of organ, strings, percussion and… 0

April 21, 2015
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Celebrate Arbor Day by planting some trees

On Friday, April 24, the city of Concord together with Modern Woodmen of America will officially recognize Arbor Day by planting two trees at Thompson Play Lot, 37 N. Spring St. at 10 a.m. Please join us to celebrate this annual event. 0

April 21, 2015

Concord Public Library Book of the Week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net and visit us on Tumblr (reading-rumblr.tumblr.com and concordteens.tumblr.com) and Facebook (facebook.com/ConcordPublicLibrary). Mr. Mac and MeEsther Freud2015, 296 pagesFiction In 1914 in the small village of Dunwich on the Suffolk coast of England, 12-year-old Thomas Maggs is intrigued… 0

April 21, 2015
Snip snip

New England School of Barbering keeping old-school tradition alive

Forget the cliché “this ain’t your grandfather’s barber shop,” because the New England School of Barbering in Penacook is exactly where gramps would go for a cut and shave. Barbering students, both young and old, learn to keep one of the oldest practices in the world alive, in the way it should be taught:… 0

April 21, 2015
Sound Check

A teacher and a teen are tearing up the blues scene

Not exactly sure where or when Erik “Fingers” Ray (also known as Mr. Gustafson to his students at Bishop Brady) and Concord High School senior, Delanie Pickering, met. May have been at an open mic night in Bow or Boscawen. Probably Concord. But when they met, well, something was immediate. The connection was undeniable. Couple years back, the quiet kid had been dipping into… 0

April 14, 2015
Sorry, dudes

Every woman’s dream prom – one without men – returns to Concord

Ladies! Here’s your chance to get all glammed up and dance the night away – all for a great cause. After an online vote, Friends Youth Mentoring was named the beneficiary of the 3rd Annual Concord Mom Prom, which will take place May 15 at the Holiday Inn. Tickets are $40 and available at OutFITters on South Main… 0

April 14, 2015
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VNA to hold ‘Remembering Our Mothers’ on May 7

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering “Remembering Our Mothers” on Thursday, May 7, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Concord Regional VNA Hospice House, 240 Pleasant St. in Concord. As Mothers Day approaches, join us to support and encourage one another. Connect with others who are facing Mothers Day without their mothers and learn ways of coping with your loss. We… 0

April 14, 2015
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Concord’s spring leaf collection to be delayed

Spring leaf collection for the city of Concord was originally scheduled to begin Monday, April 20, however, the start date for the program has been delayed due to weather conditions. A new date has not yet been determined, but residents with curbside trash and recycling collection that participate in the spring leaf collection are encouraged to sign up on the city’s website for… 0

April 14, 2015
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Improve your backyard habitat for wildlife

Interested in improving the wildlife habitat in your backyard? Do you have space on your land that could benefit wildlife but you’re not sure what to plant? The New Hampshire County Conservation Districts have partnered with the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation to offer a special wildlife habitat improvement plant package. This plant package contains trees and shrubs which offer… 0

April 14, 2015
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Parenting workshop at Riverbend begins May 5

Parenting the Second Time Around, a free workshop series for grandparents, relatives and others who are parenting again, begins Tuesday, May 5. Held each Tuesday for eight weeks, the workshop will be held at Riverbend Children’s Intervention Program, 105 Loudon Road, Bldg. 3, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. For more information or to register, call Kathleen Egan at 228-0547, ext. 4041. 0

April 14, 2015