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Service of healing and light at Perkins Chapel

A Blue Holiday Service of Healing and Light will be held Friday, Nov. 21, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Perkins Chapel, located at Blossom Hill and Calvary Cemetery, 207 N. State St. For many people the holiday season does not bring with it the joy and happiness advertised in greeting cards or on television. Perhaps we have lost someone we love, suffered an emotional trauma, ended a relationship… 0

November 11, 2014
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Encore screening of ‘Nosferatu’ at Red River

There will be an encore screening of Nosferatu at Red River Theatres on Friday, Nov. 14. So if you missed out on the sold out Halloween showing, you have another chance to get frightened.  Nosferatu (1922), the first screen adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel Dracula, will be screened at 7 p.m. at Red River Theatres, 11 S. Main St. The film will include live… 0

November 11, 2014
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Quilters guild to hold class and meeting

The Capital Quilters Guild will meet at Havenwood, 33 Christian Ave., on Friday, Nov. 14, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. All quilters are welcome to attend. Our featured speaker will be Marilyn Jewell with a Trunk Show. Jewell will be teaching a Bargello Class on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. To register for class, call Carole at 485-5336 or Joanne at 485-8381. For Guild information,… 0

November 11, 2014
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County stamp collectors to meet on Nov. 18

The Merrimack County Stamp Collectors’ regular monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, Nov. 18, 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

November 11, 2014
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The chamber is making a return trip to China

Because of the overwhelming response to our recent visits to China, the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce will offer another trip to the Far East next spring. We invite chamber members and the public to take advantage of the outstanding rates for the China adventure, departing March 23, 2015. The chamber will hold a brief, no-obligation information meeting at GoodLife Programs… 0

November 11, 2014

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.) Comet’s Tale: How the Dog I Rescued Saved My LifeSteven D. Wolf2012, 257 pagesNonfiction Steven Wolf’s body is in real trouble. Wolf has a very… 0

November 11, 2014
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Beloved one-acts back at CHS this weekend

Nov. 6 through Nov. 9, Concord High School will be welcoming nine student directors for what has become a much-loved tradition in the school community – the Senior Directed One Acts. “They’ve been running for about 20 years,” said Clint Klose, director of Concord High’s theater program.… 0

November 4, 2014
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Homeschool series at Discovery Center

The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center kicked off its 2014 Homeschool Series on the Solar System on Oct. 9 with a workshop on the sun. Subsequent workshops will be held on the second Thursday of each month, from 1:30 to 3 p.m., through June 2015, and will move out from the sun to the farthest reaches of our solar system, covering planets, moons, asteroids, comets, the Kuiper Belt… 0

November 4, 2014
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Wings of Knowledge returns on Nov. 18

On Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. in the Library Living Room, NHTI will present the next in its series of free public Wings of Knowledge lectures for the 2014-15 season: “Nepal Chronicles,” with travel writer Dan Szczesny.  Szczesny is the associate publisher of The Hippo, New Hampshire’s largest weekly newspaper, based in Manchester. An avid New England… 0

November 4, 2014
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Junior Service League red carpet gala Nov. 15

The Junior Service League of Concord (JSL), a non-profit volunteer organization whose mission is to help women and children in crisis in the greater Concord community, has chosen Child and Family Services (CFS), a private non-profit organization, as its primary partner in fundraising and giving efforts for 2014-15. Each year, the JSL raises and donates thousands of dollars for local… 0

November 4, 2014