North Country Events

Nov 20, 2014

Credit Chris Jensen

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: The newsletter typically announces events in the next week. The calendar shows you events in the coming months.

PETER PAN, ST. JOHNSBURY
Thursday, Friday & Saturday November 20, 21, 22 at 7:00 PM on Thursday and Friday and at 2:00 PM on Saturday. Fuller Hall Auditorium. Tickets and more information available at CatamountArts.org.

MOUNTAIN MONEY (PATRICK ROSS AND BOW THAYER) IN CONCERT, GORHAM
Friday November 21 7:30 PM Medallion Opera House. Appalachian Mountain music, fiddle, banjo, vocals. Tickets $15. For more information, visit www.gorhamnh.org.

VFW HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR, LITTLETON
Saturday November 22 9:00-2:00 PM VFW Post 816, Cottage Street, off exit 41 on Route 93.

HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR BENEFITS LITTLETON REGIONAL HEALTHCARE CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
Saturday November 22 10:00-3:00 PM Littleton Regional Healthcare Medical Office Building, 600 St. Johnsbury Road. The mission of the LRH Charitable Foundation is to create community and regional charitable support for LRH and programs and services that promote the health and well being of the communities it servers. For more information, visit littletonhealthcare.org.

WILLING WORKER'S CHRISTMAS SALE, SUGAR HILL
Saturday November 22 10:00-2:00 PM Sugar Hill Meetinghouse, 1448 Route 117. Find decorations for your Christmas tree and home, attic treasures, books, toys, handmade items including aprons and pot holders, plus a selection of baked goods, fudge and other home-cooked foods. Eat-in or take-out lunch: corn chowder, tomato bisque soup, assorted sandwiches, desserts, beverages.

PRESENTATION ABOUT U.S. SKI TEAM TRAINING AT MITTERSILL, FRANCONIA
Saturday November 22 5:00-7:00 PM Peabody & Smitth office at the corner of Route 18 and Route 116. Open to the public. Representatives from the Franconia Ski Club will share with the public the latest initiatives they are undertaking at Mittersill Ski Area and what the U.S. Ski Team news may mean for the economics of the area. Recent trail enhancements will be discussed.

STUDIO 42 UNVEILED, LITTLETON
Saturday November 22 6:00-9:00 PM 89 Main Street. Local artist works on display: Andrea D'Alton, Fallon Leigh O'Brien, Charlena Knapp, Lefty Yunger & Lefty's Kitchen Show, Mikaela Anneser, Wyatt Knott, Andrew Hauprich and many more. Live music by Surprise, light refreshments.

LONG TIME COURTING IN CONCERT, HAVERHILL
Saturday November 22 7:30 PM Alumni Hall at Court Street Arts. Boston-based band Long Time Courting is Shannon Heaton (flute, accordion, vocals), Liz Simmons (guitar, vocals), Valerie Thompson (cello, vocals), and Katie McNally (fiddle, vocals). Together these four talented women offer an extraordinary blend of neo-traditional Irish, Scottish and American music that showcases each musician’s versatility, creativity, and mastery. Exquisite vocal harmonies combine with formidable instrumental prowess to create music that is both playful and richly satisfying. The members of the group are all seasoned performers, having toured with such notable acts as The John Whelan Band, Childsplay, and Aoife Clancy.  Tickets $20 available online at http://tickets.catamountarts.org/Public/categories/court%20street%20arts/2

SNOWFLAKE TEA BENEFITS BETHLEHEM FIRE DEPARTMENT AUXILIARY
Reservations required for Saturday December 6 with seatings at 12:45 and 2:00 PM on the 3rd floor of the Bethlehem Town Building. Afternoon demi-tea with gourmet desserts and more. To reserve, email bethfiredeptaux@gmail.com. Admission is by donation. This is part of the Christmas in Bethlehem celebration.

BATH LIBRARY BOOK CLUB DISCUSSES "WILD" BY CHERYL STRAYED
Thursday December 11 6:00 PM “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail”, after a trying period in her life, Cheryl Strayed made an impulsive decision. Alone, with no experience or training, driven only by blind will, she hiked more than a thousand miles of the Pacific Crest Trail from the Mojave Desert through California and Oregon to Washington State. Books may be picked up at the Bath Library; hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 6:00pm and Saturdays 9:00am to noon. Anyone with an interest in reading and conversing about books is welcome to attend. For information, please contact the library at 603 747-3372 or email bathlibrary@together.net.

BETHLEHEM PUBLIC LIBRARY READERS CAFE BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
Saturday December 15 9 AM "Sense of an Ending" by Julian Barnes. For more information, visit http://www.bethlehemlibrary.org/page11.html