North Country
8:59 am
Thu April 3, 2014

North Country Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: http://tinyurl.com/NorthCountryCalendar
The newsletter typically announces events in the next week. The calendar shows you events in the coming months.

JOYCE ROY & SERRY SERAFINI IN LENTEN MUSIC SERIES, LITTLETON
Thursday April 3 12:10 PM All Saints' Episcopal Church, 35 School Street. Organ and piano. All are invited to enjoy these free-will offering music interludes on April 3 and 10. For more information, contact the church office at 444-3414.

ANNUAL SPRING MEMBER EXHIBIT: 20/20 VISION, BETHLEHEM
Friday April 4 5-7 PM The Gallery at WREN, 2013 Main Street. Meet the artists at a wine and cheese reception. In celebration of WREN’s 20th anniversary, the exhibit features the works of WREN members created in a wide range of media, all working with the theme of 20/20 vision.

FABERGE EGGS: RUSSIAN ART LECTURE AND WORKSHOP, BETHLEHEM
Friday April 4 lecture at 7 PM, Saturday April 5 workshop from 10 AM - 1 PM. Both events are at the Bethlehem Public Library, free and open to the public, sponsored by the Friends of the library. Traditional Russian artist and lecturer, Marina Forbes, will offer a unique, interactive and beautifully illustrated presentation. “Imperial Russian Faberge Eggs” focuses on the life and remarkable work of Russian master jeweler and artist, Peter Carl Fabergé. Workshop participants will have the unique opportunity to use their creativity and imagination to produce their own authentic pieces of collectible folk art on wood.  Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of Bethlehem Public Library, each participating family will be given a voucher for one wooden egg. Larger eggs and additional eggs will be available for purchase that day. For more information, visit http://www.bethlehemlibrary.org/ or call 869-2409.

UPSTAGE PLAYERS PRESENT THE MOUSETRAP BY AGATHA CHRISTIE, LITTLETON
Friday April 4 at 7:30 PM and Sunday April 6 at 3 PM Littleton Opera House, $10.  

THE LOGGER IN CONCERT, HAVERHILL
Friday April 4 and Saturday April 5 7:30 PM Alumni Hall. A one-man comedy show starring Rusty DeWees, "Blue Collar Comedy" meets "Prairie Home Companion", steadily selling out theatres, large and small, throughout New England ever since it hit the stage in 1998. Rusty also writes, voices, directs, and produces radio and television spots for various companies throughout New England, and has always, throughout his career, donated his time to promote positive lifestyle choices among high school age kids. Tickets $20. For more information: http://www.alumnihall.org/events.html

NEW HAMPSHIRE MAPLE EXPERIENCE AT THE ROCKS, BETHLEHEM
Saturday April 5. The Rocks Estate on Route 302. 10 AM - 4 PM with maple tours at 10, 10:45, 11:30, 12:30, 1:15 and 2. Learn about and participate in each step of maple sugaring, hands-on program, drill holes in trees, put taps in, hang buckets, learn to identify types of trees so you can tap your own trees. Horse-drawn wagon rides, interpretive guide shares local history, maple sugar tasting, fresh donuts, sour pickles. For more information, visit www.therocks.org.  

21ST ANNUAL AMMONOOSUC AMBLE 5-MILE WALK/RUN, BETHLEHEM
Saturday April 5 10:30 AM Profile High School on Route 18. Net proceeds benefit Ammonoosuc Community Health Services oral health initiative, Miles for Smiles, bringing much needed oral health care to the North Country. For details and to register visit https://racewire.com/register.php?id=3667&utm_source=Amble+2014+1%2F20%2F14&utm_campaign=Amble+2014+1%2F21%2F14&utm_medium=email

TALKING ABOUT FROST WITH BARON WORMSER, FRANCONIA
Saturday April 5 at 11 AM. Abbie Greenleaf Library. Poetry discussion of Robert Frost's "Range-Finding". Presented by the library and The Frost Place. Free and open to the public. For more information, see www.abbielibrary.org.

LINDY SWING LESSONS WITH MARISA HEBB, ST. JOHNSBURY
Saturday April 5, first group class 6:30 PM, second group class 7:30 PM, open dance 8:30 - 10:30 PM. South Congregational Church, Main Street next to St. Johnsbury Academy. Fun swing style dance. $7.50 per person per lesson includes the open dance. For more information, contact Phil Ciotti at pjciotti@yahoo.com.

FRED MARPLE, A REAL-LIFE YANKEE! LINCOLN
Saturday April 5 7:30 PM Jean's Playhouse, 34 Papermill Drive, $16. Frost Heaves, the comedy show that’s 50% sappier than the average maple tree, presents a one-man show on April 5th and a full-length show with the whole band on April 12th. For more information, visit www.jeansplayhouse.com or call 603-745-2141.