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Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Still Life with Bread CrumbsAnna Quindlen2014, 252 pagesFictionTo cover her expenses, Rebecca Winter, a once-famous photographer, leases her beloved New York City apartment and moves to the country for a year.  The book opens with her waking up at night with a noisy intruder in… 0

May 27, 2014
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You can check out dancers like Eliza Stup (above) at St. Paul’s without having to bust open your wallet 0

May 20, 2014
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Remembering Our Fathers group June 11

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering “Remembering Our Fathers” on June 11 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Concord Regional VNA Hospice House, 240 Pleasant St. Connect with others who are facing Father’s Day without their fathers. Share memories and find ways of coping and honoring our fathers. We encourage you to bring along a photo of your father, as we set… 0

May 20, 2014
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TOPS accepting new members each Tuesday

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets each week on Tuesday evenings at the Bow Mills Methodist Church, 505 South St., Bow. We are accepting new members and you can attend your first meeting free. Weigh-in starts at 4:45 p.m. and goes until 5:45 p.m. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. If you are trying to lose weight and need some group support, please consider joining us. For more… 0

May 20, 2014
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Concord Arts Market begins season May 31

As another warm weather season arrives, Concord Arts Market rolls out a seventh season of arts, crafts, fine art, factory alternatives and creative place making, beginning May 31 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Opening Day festivities include live musical performances by West African style drumming troupe Araba-Lon and singer-songwriter Rachel Vogelzang. The market season will continue weekly… 0

May 20, 2014
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Stamp Out Hunger drive generates 7 tons of food

The 22nd annual National Letter Carriers “Stamp out Hunger” Food Drive was held on Saturday, May 10. Twenty-one local food pantries and social service agencies in the greater Concord area were the recipients of non-perishable food as a result of Merrimack County’s participation. This year, nearly seven tons of food was collected and distributed locally through this collaborative… 0

May 20, 2014
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Kydstop and Summer Camp Expo May 30

It’s that time of year to think about summer camps. Make it a summer to remember at the Concord Family YMCA’s Camp Mowkawogan located at Abbot-Downing School in Concord. Don’t miss our Kydstop Expo and Summer Camp Expo on May 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Big Gym of the Concord Family YMCA at 15 N. State St. to learn more about what the Y’s camp experience is all about: engaging… 0

May 20, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Under One Roof: Lessons I learned from a Tough Old Woman in a Little Old HouseBrad Martin2014, 259 pagesNonfiction When a developer starts work on a new shopping mall project, the last thing he wants is a problem. But Barry Martin, the job superintendent, discovers he has a large problem… 0

May 20, 2014
Goin’ with the flow

Local coach to host free paddling clinic on Merrimack River

In Panera Bread on a Friday morning in early April, dressed in running gear and a cross country windbreaker, Tom Walton is recognized, a local celebrity. He sits at a small corner table, sipping coffee, as a young woman walks past him, stops, turns, and asks the 65-year-old coach how she knows him. “Maybe from NHTI,”… 0

May 13, 2014
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Photo booths are so much fun. 0

May 13, 2014