North Country
10:28 am
Thu January 24, 2013

North Country Events

Compiled by Tova Cohen of Franconia

The newsletter typically announces events in the next week. The calendar shows you events in the coming months.

FAMILY GAME NIGHT, LITTLETON

Friday Jan. 25, 7-9 PM, Heald Room, Littleton Community Center, 1220 Main Street, Littleton, bring your favorite games and a friend!

ST. JOHNSBURY PLAYERS PRESENT CORMAC MCCARTHY'S SUNSET LIMITED

Friday Jan. 25 at 7:30 PM, Saturday Jan. 26 at 2 PM, Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury. Tickets $10 for adults and $7 for students and seniors. For more information: www.catamountarts.org.

VINTAGE SNOWMOBILE RACE, LISBON

Sat. Jan. 26, 10 AM, Route 302, $5, food concessions, viewing area, handicapped access. For more information: www.lisbonstumpjumpers.org.

PIECES OF LIFE WORKSHOP AT NESKAYA, FRANCONIA

Saturdays Jan. 26, Feb. 23, and March 23, 10 AM-6 PM each day, Neskaya Movement Arts Center, 1643 Profile Road, Route 18, Franconia. This workshop series will explore the pieces of our lives in ways that will help lead to new perspectives and personal growth. All classes are hands on and include journey work, dancing, group and solitary experiences both by design and as the spirit moves.  Plan for clearing, raising, empowering and shifting and expect to go home with tools for future exploration. Bring an open heart.  Plan to laugh and learn with fun! For more information: Jenny Deupree, e-mail: jenny@neskaya.com phone: 603-823-9516

CANNON MOUNTAIN FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Sat.  January 26, 4:30-6:30pm, Peabody Base Area, Exit 34C off I-93. Every Saturday through mid-March, movies for kids in the Brookside Lodge, Huckerbrook Mini-Park open under the lights for $5. For more information: 603-823-8800.

SPAGHETTI SUPPER & RAFFLE TO BENEFIT LOCAL COMMUNITY, WHITEFIELD

Sat. Jan. 26, 5:30-8 PM, The Inn at Whitefield, 381 Lancaster Street, Whitefield. Admission by donation. Presented by Whitefield Lions Club.

CASINO NIGHT FUND RAISER AT BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE NORTH COUNTRY, LISBON

Sat. Jan. 26th, 6-10 pm, 21+ event to be held at the Boys & Girls Club of the North Country on Route 302 in Lisbon. Food, cash bar, raffle, DJ & dancing, craps table, roulette, wheel of fortune game, blackjack and texas hold 'em. Tickets $40 for one person or $75 per couple. All proceeds go towards BGCNC programs. Inquiries? 838.5954

MILES AND MILES OF MUSIC ACOUSTIC JAM SESSION, WOODSVILLE

Sunday Jan. 27, 1-5 PM, at the Robert E. Clifford (R.E.C) Memorial Building, 65 South Court Street, Woodsville, NH. Acoustic string music jam supported by the Haverhill Recreation Department and Pete and Rita Stimson. If you sing "old country" we want you! If you enjoy music and would like to listen, your entry is free but donations are appreciated. Bring your own chair. To confirm date, or if you have questions or want more information call Pete at 603 787 6155 or Sherri at 603 787 6096. No drums or horns.

CLASSICAL CONCERT: ESCHER STRING QUARTET, ST. JOHNSBURY

Sun. Jan. 27, 4 PM, South Congregational Church, 1052 Main Street, St. Johnsbury, VT. Violin, violin, viola & cello, Mozart, Bridge & Dvorak. $18 general admission, $!6 seniors, $6 students, for more information: http://www.nekclassicalseries.org, cash or check only for tickets sold at the door, to purchase tickets online, https://tickets.catamountarts.org/public. We believe classical music should be for everyone. For those who find the regular price beyond their budget, request the special rate. No questions asked.

CONTRA DANCE, PEACHAM, VT

Sunday Jan. 27, 6-9 PM, Peacham Town Gym, Chip Hedler calling with music by the Parsnips, all abilities and all ages welcome, bring a treat or beverage to share if you like, come just to enjoy the music or come to dance too, you just need to know how to walk. For more information: frank.miller@charter.net or 802 592 3140.

HAVERHILL LIBRARY BOOK DISCUSSION

Monday Jan. 28, 7 PM, Haverhill Corner Library, 67 Court Street, Haverhill. Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson will be discussed. Copies will be available to borrow from the library. For more information call the library at 603 989 5578 or visit http://hliba.blogspot.com/2013/01/winter-book-discussion-series.html.

PIRATES OF THE HIGH SKIS FUNDRAISER FOR ADAPTIVE SPORTS PARTNERS, CANNON MOUNTAIN

If you register before Jan. 28th the entry fee is $30, $35 after Jan. 28th. The event is on Saturday Feb. 2. Ski Cannon Mountain like a pirate, treasure map and hunt, costumes, contests, raffles, and a day of skiing and riding for a great price. Register online at http://www.aspncpirates.org/ or starting at 9AM on event day in the lower level of Peabody Base Lodge. For more information: http://www.aspncpirates.org/

WREN BOOK CLUB, BETHLEHEM

Tuesday, Jan. 29, 6:30 PM-8 PM, WREN Central, 2013 Main Street, Bethlehem. Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls will be discussed.

DINE OUT AND SUPPORT LITTLETON STUDIO SCHOOL

Weds. Jan. 30, have dinner at the Sunset Hill House, Sunset Hill Road, Sugar Hill. All profits that evening go to the Littleton Studio School. Part of the Neighbor to Neighbor charity dinner program. Other local charities interested in reaping the benefits of a Neighbor to Neighbor dinner may contact the inn for information. To make a dinner reservation, or find out more about the program, call 823-5522.