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Community supper Friday at Grace Episcopal

The Grace Episcopal Church/Merrill Park, 30 Eastman St. will hold its monthly community supper on Friday, Oct. 17, from 5 to 6 p.m. The October supper features Shepherd’s Pie, rosemary rolls and chocolate pudding. So come, bring your family and friends and take the night off from cooking. There is no charge but donations are welcomed and support our Take-A-Tote Ministry, which… 0

October 14, 2014
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Monthly discussion series for media professionals

The N.H. Film and Television Office has announced a monthly discussion series for media professionals, which will take place at 6 p.m. on the third Monday of every month at New England College’s Concord campus, 62 N. Main St. Speakers at the Oct. 20 meeting include Matthew Newton, director of the film office, and Jay Doherty, executive director of the Somewhat North of Boston… 0

October 14, 2014
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Stamp collectors to meet on Oct. 21 in Bow

The Merrimack County Stamp Collectors’ regular monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 1:30 p.m. at the Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South St., Bow. Anyone interested in stamp collecting is invited to attend. For more information, call Dan Day at 228-1154. 0

October 14, 2014
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Enchanted Forest returns to Audubon on Oct. 25

The McLane Audubon Center on Silk Farm Road will host the annual Enchanted Forest on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 4:30 to 9 p.m. This family-friendly event brings groups into the woods along a jack-o-lantern lit trail. In the forest, participants will encounter larger than life characters such as owls, insects, giant plants and more. The characters will dispel myths and share facts about… 0

October 14, 2014
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Harvest Supper Saturday at East Congregational

East Congregational Church U.C.C., 51 Mountain Road, will hold its Harvest Supper on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Menu will be ham, boiled vegetables, red flannel hash, rolls and apple crisp for dessert. Price is $8 for adults, and $4 for ages 6-12. Children under 5 are free. A raffle for a full size quilt will be offered with the drawing on Nov. 1. 0

October 14, 2014
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Candidates breakfast at Holiday Inn on Oct. 22

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce will host a candidates breakfast forum on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 7:30-9 a.m. at the Holiday Inn, 172 N. Main St. The event features the candidates for state Senate in District 15, Lydia Dube Harman (Republican), and Dan Feltes (Democrat). The cost to attend is $20 and includes a full breakfast. At the breakfast forum, to be held just two… 0

October 14, 2014
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Haunted House kicks off Fun Family Friday

Fun Family Friday returns to the Concord Family YMCA on Oct. 24, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., with a spooky twist. The Y’s Kydstop after-school program will take over and stage a Haunted House in the Child Development Center (a former firehouse) on Warren Street behind the Y’s main building. Everyone is welcome, but the Haunted House will be scary, and is recommended for school-age… 0

October 14, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st Century BestiaryCaspar Henderson2012, 427 pagesNonfiction Modeled after medieval bestiaries – stunning and richly illustrated compendiums of animals and beasts, both mythical and factual – Caspar Henderson’s The Book of Barely… 0

October 14, 2014
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Association for the Blind receives support

The Lincoln Financial Foundation recently awarded $6,000 to the New Hampshire Association for the Blind for its vital peer support programs in Concord, Manchester and the Seacoast. Since 1996, the association has found that group peer support is the most effective strategy to help people who are losing their sight or have lost their sight. The overall goal of the program is “to… 0

October 7, 2014
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Soldier to share book at NHTI on Oct. 22

When Andrew O’Brien returned from Iraq in 2009, he suffered from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), a condition which eventually led to a suicide attempt. When he woke up in a hospital and realized his attempt had failed, he felt “a profound gratitude” and “a determination to do whatever he could to help other soldiers suffering the same way.” This… 0

October 7, 2014