weekend events http://nhpr.org en NH This Weekend: Strawberries & Ice Cream http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-strawberries-ice-cream <p>The strawberries are in! Hippo Editor Amy Diaz knows where to find them, and where to get some good local eats this weekend. She tells us about the <a href="http://hollistownband.org/strawberry">Hollis Strawberry Festival</a> and NH Dairy Day at the <a href="http://www.farmmuseum.org/">New Hampshire Farm Museum</a>.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 14:39:21 +0000 Rick Ganley 50565 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Strawberries & Ice Cream NH This Weekend: Outside Art http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-outside-art <p>See how the environment affects art at three events this weekend in New Hampshire. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz details the <a href="http://andresinstitute.net/"><strong>Andres Institute of Art</strong></a>, the <strong><a href="http://WWW.E-PAGES.DK/THEHIPPO/357/38">Nashua Sculpture Symposium</a>, </strong>and <a href="http://WWW.THEFELLS.ORG/"><strong>Art in Nature 2014:&nbsp;Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit </strong></a>at The Fells.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 49371 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Outside Art N.H. This Weekend: Spring At The Farmers Market http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-spring-farmers-market <p>It seems as if everything was running behind schedule this spring; Maple syrup producers were worried about a slow start, and gardeners may have put off planting a bit later. What does it mean for our local farmers markets? Hippo Editor Amy Diaz has been talking with organizers and tells us what to expect- and has suggestions for eating out this weekend.</p><p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.agriculture.nh.gov/publications-forms/documents/farmers-market-directory.pdf">Find a list of Famer's Markets here. </a></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 48540 at http://nhpr.org N.H. This Weekend: Spring At The Farmers Market NH This Weekend: Knights, Sheep & Legos http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-knights-sheep-legos <p>Hippo Editor Amy Diaz offers a list of fairs in New Hampshire this weekend- with plenty of variety.&nbsp; There's <a href="http://www.nhrenfaire.com"><strong>Ye New Hampshire Renaissance Faire</strong></a>, the <a href="http://www.currier.org"><strong>Art Fest: Community Creations </strong></a>at the Currier Museum, something known as <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/355/30"><strong>Brick Fair New England </strong></a>(featuring intricate and big creations made from Legos), and something for the sheep lovers- the <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/355/35"><strong>New Hampshire S Fri, 09 May 2014 13:53:17 +0000 Rick Ganley 48210 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Knights, Sheep & Legos N.H. This Weekend: Let's Eat http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-lets-eat <p>It's a foodies' delight this weekend. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz has some details on <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/346/39">Eats Week in Manchester</a> and the <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/346/28">Made in NH Expo.</a></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:21:48 +0000 Rick Ganley 46203 at http://nhpr.org N.H. This Weekend: Let's Eat NH This Weekend http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-0 <p>There are stage productions of two now-classic musicals and a film festival all happening in the Granite State. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz tells us about <strong><a href="http://www.palacetheatre.org/">The Producers </a>at the </strong><strong>Palace Theatre</strong>, <strong><a href="http://www.anselmianabbeyplayers.com/spring-musical">Little Shop of Horrors</a> at </strong><strong>Saint Anselm College, </strong>and the <a href="http://www.jewishnh.org/"><strong>NH Jewish Film Festival. </strong></a></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:57:56 +0000 Rick Ganley 45798 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend NH This Weekend: Groundhogs & Oscar Shorts http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-groundhogs-oscar-shorts <p></p><p>It has been a rough winter so far. Maybe you’re wondering when it will ease up. Forget the weather forecasters; there’s a certain woodchuck in PA that should know something; and if we have to wake him up and drag him out of his hole to tell us, well, that’s what we’re going to do. &nbsp;So it’s with great fanfare that Ground Hog Weekend is here. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz has some suggestions to celebrate right here in New Hampshire, including a way to get up close and personal with whistle-pig.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 42717 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Groundhogs & Oscar Shorts NH This Weekend: Farmers Markets & Comfort Food http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-farmers-markets-comfort-food <p></p><p><strong>In recent years, the idea of winter farmers markets has caught on. In New Hampshire, the <a href="http://www.agriculture.nh.gov/publications/documents/winter-farmers-markets.pdf">Department of Agriculture website </a>lists 21 markets that run at least monthly; some weekly. So what will you find a farmer’s market in the middle of cold, snowy January? <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/333/22">Hippo Editor Amy Diaz has done some research</a>- she’s here to tell us about it. </strong></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:41:14 +0000 Rick Ganley 42019 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Farmers Markets & Comfort Food NH This Weekend: Rollerskates & The American Dream http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-rollerskates-american-dream <p></p><p></p><p><strong>Roller skating had been around for decades, but in 1980 it reached a cultural zenith with the release of the movie Xanadu. And now, you can experience it on stage at the <a href="http://www.palacetheatre.org/event-detail/2014-01-10/xanadu/11675/">Palace Theater</a>. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz tells us about this musical on wheels and an <a href="http://www.currier.org/exhibitions/signs-from-the-sixties-robert-indianas-decade/">exhibition at the Currier</a>. </strong></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 14:26:45 +0000 Rick Ganley 41608 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Rollerskates & The American Dream NH This Weekend: Rock, Paper, Scissors & Christmas too http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-rock-paper-scissors-christmas-too <p><strong>Amy Diaz, Editor of the Hippo tells Morning Edition about some interesting weekend events- including </strong><a href="http://rpsnh2013.webs.com/">the </a><strong><a href="http://rpsnh2013.webs.com/">New Hampshire's Rock Paper Scissors Tournament</a>, and&nbsp; <a href="http://garrisonplayers.org/"><em>It's a Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play. </em></a></strong></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 40028 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Rock, Paper, Scissors & Christmas too NH This Weekend: Mixing Stage, Screen & The Macabre http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-mixing-stage-screen-macabre <p>Halloween may be over, but the spirit lingers this weekend. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz details performances that blend on stage, on screen, and in the supernatural realm.</p><p><a href="http://www.cinematictitanic.com/">Cinematic Titanic</a></p><p><a href="http://www.redrivertheatres.org/">Night of the Living Dead with the Andrew Alden Ensemble</a></p><p><a href="http://goffstown.k12.nh.us/ghs/index.php/music">An Evening of the Macabre</a></p><p></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 13:38:03 +0000 Rick Ganley 37795 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Mixing Stage, Screen & The Macabre NH This Weekend: Wine & Efficiency http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-wine-efficiency <p></p><p>Hippo Editor Amy Diaz talks with us about <a href="http://HERMITWOODS.COM/EVENTS/BARREL-TASTING/"><strong>Barrel Tasting Weekend</strong></a> in the Lakes Region, and the <strong><a href="http://WWW.NHSEA.ORG">Green Buildings Open House</a></strong> taking place around the state.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:12:29 +0000 Rick Ganley 36193 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Wine & Efficiency NH This Weekend: (Free) Museum Day http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-free-museum-day <p></p><p>Saturday September 28th is the 9<sup>th</sup> annual Museum Day Live around the country. Here in New Hampshire, no fewer than 15 museums and cultural institutions will offer free admission for the day. Hippo Editor Amy Diaz has some of the details.</p><p>Find&nbsp; a participating museum at <a href="http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/">the Smithsonian website. </a></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 35690 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: (Free) Museum Day NH This Weekend: Baklava & Kilts http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-baklava-kilts <p></p><p><a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/306/46">When does a church feed a virtual city of people?</a> When do men (and women) in kilts <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/306/22">toss telephone polls for fun and sport?</a>&nbsp; &nbsp;This weekend, apparently.&nbsp; Here to explain why is Hippo Editor Amy Diaz.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 35277 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Baklava & Kilts NH This Weekend: Coffee & Garlic http://nhpr.org/post/nh-weekend-coffee-garlic <p></p><p>Hippo Editor Amy Diaz says this is a weekend of strong flavors in the Granite State. She has details about the <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/301/14">New Hampshire Coffee Festival in Laconia</a>, and <a href="http://www.e-pages.dk/thehippo/301/47">Garlic Day in </a>Canterbury.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Ganley 34836 at http://nhpr.org NH This Weekend: Coffee & Garlic