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Quilters guild to meet, hold class Oct. 10 & 11

The Capital Quilters Guild will meet at Havenwood, 33 Christian Ave., on Friday Oct. 10, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Jo Diggs, a nationally known landscape quilt teacher, will present a trunk show on Friday and will teach a class on Saturday, Oct. 11. To register for the class, call Carole at 485-5336 or Joanne at 485-8381. For Guild information, contact Jean at 223-9766. 0

October 7, 2014
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Bow Mills Church to sell pumpkins all month

For the month of October, the lawn at Bow Mills United Methodist Church, 505 South St., Bow, will be covered with 2,000 orange pumpkins. All proceeds will benefit missions including Friends of Forgotten Children, United Methodist Committee on Relief and area food banks. Stop by to select a pumpkin from a variety of shapes and sizes. For further information, contact Bow Mills UMC… 0

October 7, 2014
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Granite 10 Road Race to be held on Oct. 19

On Sunday, Oct. 19 at 9 a.m., NHTI will once again host the Granite 10 Road Race. Starting and ending at NHTI’s Grappone Hall, the Granite 10 is officially described as “a USATF Certified ten-mile road race along low traffic roads through pretty New Hampshire countryside during Fall Foliage season.” The race is open to the public, and the entry fee is $45. Proceeds benefit… 0

October 7, 2014
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The Harlem Wizards are coming to Bow High

The Harlem Wizards return to the Bow High School gymnasium on Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 6:30 p.m. for a benefit exhibition of their athleticism, tricks, fancy teamwork and ball-handling “wizardry” against the “Fighting Falcons”, an ad-hoc team of BHS staff members and town celebrities. This event is sponsored by Bow High School Senior Dan Smith as his senior project with all… 0

October 7, 2014
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‘Repeat Performance’ to be shown by film society

The NHTI Film Society proudly presents Repeat Performance (1947), Friday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. in the Sweeney Auditorium. Admission is by donation (free with an NHTI student ID). For more information, contact Steve Ambra at 271-6484 ext. 4101 or sambra@ccsnh.edu.  0

October 7, 2014
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Sign up for Wheel Fit with Spank Alley Sally

The Concord Family YMCA is teaming up with Spank Alley Skate and Board Shop to present WHEEL FIT!, a program for girls ages 8 to 12 who are interested in learning the basics of roller skating and roller derby. Registration is now open for the Fall II session. The program will run for seven weeks on Tuesdays, from 6 to 7 p.m., in the Big Gym at the YMCA beginning Oct. 21. Cost is… 0

October 7, 2014
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WorkReadyNH open house at NHTI Oct. 14

On Tuesday, Oct. 14, from 3 to 6 p.m., in Farnum Hall room 107, NHTI will hold an Open House for anyone interested in learning more about WorkReadyNH, a program which helps job seekers and career builders improve their skills. WorkReadyNH provides 60 hours of classroom instruction in “soft skills” identified by employers as key to workplace success. Participants also practice… 0

October 7, 2014

Concord Public Library Book of the week

For more information about the Concord Public Library, visit concordpubliclibrary.net. Who Invented the Bicycle Kick: Soccer’s Greatest Legends and LorePaul Simpson and Uli Hesse2014, 291 pagesNonfiction If you are one of the growing legion of soccer-mad Americans who follows the sport passionately, Who Invented the Bicycle Kick will fill in any gaps in your soccer… 0

October 7, 2014

Art Concord gallery tour set for Friday and Saturday

The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce invites members of the community and visitors to its next Art Concord free gallery tour to get a taste of why the capital area is becoming the cultural arts hub of the state. Local art galleries and other art venues across the city will join forces to offer the Art Concord collaborative… 0

October 7, 2014
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Here’s everything you need to know about the first Walk A Mile event

So here is the skinny . . . the Crisis Center of Central New Hampshire’s first WAM/Walk A Mile In Her Shoes Event is slated to have more than 340 heels walking down Main Street and back Oct. 1 to let everyone know that we in Merrimack County will not tolerate domestic and sexual violence anytime, anywhere. Okay,… 0

September 30, 2014