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Book signing at Gibson’s for ‘Fahim Speaks’

NHTI Professor Michael Moffett and noted Hollywood actor and acclaimed Afghan-American military interpreter Fahim Fazli will be featured at a book-signing event at Gibson’s Bookstore on Thursday, Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. Their book is entitled Fahim Speaks: A Warrior-Actor’s Odyssey from Afghanistan to Hollywood and Back. The book chronicles Fazli’s life journey,… 0

July 22, 2014
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Climb in the dark at Evo Rock and Fitness

Evo Rock and Fitness will offer a special night of lights out head lamp climbing on Friday. Beginning at 8:16 p.m., the lights will go out at sunset and the climbing will go into special extended hours. Bring your own head lamp and we’ll supply the great climbing. 0

July 22, 2014
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Get your tickets for hospital’s ‘chic picnic’

Join Concord Hospital Trust for a mass “chic picnic” at a surprise location for Evening en Blanc on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 6 to 10 p.m. Based on the popular Diner en Blanc, launched in Paris more than 25 years ago, this whimsical event returns for its second year. Dressed all in white, diners arrive with their own well-stocked picnic basket and enjoy an enchanted evening of… 0

July 22, 2014
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Caregivers guide to communication Aug. 13

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering a free presentation “The Caregiver’s Guide to Communication” on Wednesday, Aug. 13 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Centennial Senior Center, 254 N. State St. As a family caregiver, communication is one of your most important tools. When communication is effective, it can ease your journey as a caregiver and allows everyone… 0

July 22, 2014
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Organizing your wishes presentation Aug. 11

Concord Regional Visiting Nurse Association is offering a free presentation “Organizing Your Wishes for the Care You Want” on Monday, Aug. 11 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. a Penacook Community Center Senior program at United Church of Penacook, 11 Merrimack St. in Penacook. Advance directives are legal documents that state what type of care and treatment you wish to receive if you… 0

July 22, 2014
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EPA Clean Power Plan hearing on Monday

Witnesses from all walks of life – including health experts, labor leaders, industry leaders and environmental advocates – will testify at a citizens hearing on Monday, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Concord Public Library, in support of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan released in June. Sponsors of the citizens hearing are Environment New Hampshire, League of Conservation Voters, Moms… 0

July 22, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Mr. Rosenblum Dreams in EnglishNatasha Solomons2010, 355 pagesFiction Jack Rosenblum is a refugee, having escaped Berlin with his wife and baby on the brink of WWII. He carefully studies a resettlement pamphlet, adding his own notes over the years, so that he can become a true Englishman.… 0

July 22, 2014
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Heroes and villains theme at Old Home Day

The Pembroke and Allenstown Old Home Day will be held Aug. 23. This year’s theme is “Heroes and Villains.” The day begins at 9 a.m. with musical entertainment in downtown Suncook by the Amoskeag Strummers. At 10 a.m., a parade with marching bands and floats starts in Allenstown and follows Main Street to Memorial Field in Pembroke. All day free activities include live musical… 0

July 15, 2014
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Summer open house at NHTI on July 31

See yourself on a new pathway at NHTI. Whether it’s directly into a career, or continuing at a four-year college or university, envision the future you want – at NHTI. Explore NHTI at our Summer Open House, Thursday July 31, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Wellness Center Gym. Learn about our 65-plus academic programs, tour our 240 acre campus and find out about campus life at NHTI.… 0

July 15, 2014
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National Night Out at Rollins Park on Aug. 5

National Night Out is a few weeks away. It will be held Tuesday, Aug. 5, at Rollins Park from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Mark your calendar and bring your family and friends to a fun and educational event. There is something for everyone: police demonstrations, wildlife displays and animal encounters, fire safety booth, Touch-A-Truck, rock climbing wall, service booths, games, music, and contests… 0

July 15, 2014