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Benefit concert for diabetes foundation

Save the date for the 3rd annual Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Benefit Concert at Fun Intelligent Training on Saturday. Spend a night out enjoying live music, food from local restaurants, bid on silent auction items and help out a great cause. Fun Intelligent Training raised $4,000 for the JDRF the first year and $10,000 last year. This year’s goal is to surpass… 0

March 11, 2014
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Spring gala at Lilise set for first day of spring

Lilise Designer Resale at 113 Storrs St. is hosting a spring gala Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The extended forecast says the first day of spring will be this Saturday. And with the temperature anticipated to be 50 degrees, the timing for this spring event could not be better. There will be huge savings on winter garments, first dibs on all spring arrivals, wine, appetizers… 0

March 11, 2014
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Monthly stamp collectors meeting March 18

The Merrimack County Stamp Collectors’ regular monthly meeting will be held March 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

March 11, 2014
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John Forti to talk at garden club event

The Concord Garden Club hosts John Forti for a talk entitled “The Edible Landscape” at the McLane Center on Thursday, March 20 at 1 p.m. Forti is a nationally recognized lecturer, garden historian, ethno botanist and garden writer. His talk will focus on helping to explore how to eat locally and enjoy the fruits of your labors. He will talk about planting edible gardens and… 0

March 11, 2014
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Saturday tea party at the Penacock library

There will be a tea party for children at the Penacook Branch Library on Saturday, from 10 to 11 a.m. Bring your favorite doll and dress up for this annual free event sponsored by the Friends of the P.B.L. group. For more info call 753-4441. 0

March 11, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

Knocking on Heaven’s Door: The Path to a Better Way of DeathKaty Butler2013, 322 pagesNonfiction Katy Butler recounts the story of her father’s devastating stroke at 79 and the subsequent implantation of a pacemaker through his steady physical decline over the next six years to the point where his body was worn out, but his heart kept ticking thanks to that pacemaker… 0

March 11, 2014
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Healthcare knowledge coming to NHTI

The only healthcare issue on the minds of some young adults is having access to cough drops at the local pharmacy. But about 19 million young adults across the country lack basic health insurance coverage. While young people are often healthy, they do need medical care for preventive treatment, regular check-ups and occasional office visits. 0

March 4, 2014
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All Saints Treble Chorus seeking members

A new music ministry, All Saints Treble Chorus, will be offered beginning Thursday, at 6 p.m. at All Saints Anglican Church of Concord. The program will include instruction in proper vocal technique, diction and performance practices while experiencing the beauty of liturgical music. Directed by Carlos Martinez and Jane Cormier, the Treble Chorus will perform at a number of… 0

March 4, 2014
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Janeway’s watercolors on display at Audubon

Local artist and naturalist Betsy Janeway will be exhibiting some of her watercolor paintings at the N.H. Audubon’s McLane Center in Concord in March and April. An artist’s reception will be held on Tuesday, March 4, from 5 to 7 p.m. to open the exhibit. Janeway’s paintings depict landscapes and images of places and things that she holds dear. She has painted scenes from… 0

March 4, 2014
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Nursing and allied health scholarships available

Concord Hospital Trust, the philanthropic arm of the hospital, announces the Concord Hospital Trust Scholarship Fund for nursing and allied health students. The Fund, part of the trust’s endowments, was made possible by the generosity of Concord Hospital’s many benefactors, both past and present. Their vision was to inspire and enable students to pursue careers in the nursing… 0

March 4, 2014