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Please join NHPR President & CEO Betsy Gardella for an evening with Ken Rudin, Political Junkie , in Lebanon. This special reception will be an opportunity to meet and talk with Ken as he shares his political insight, wisdom from years on the campaign trail, and a special announcement just in time for election season. Wednesday, September 3rd
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Generously hosted by Barbara and Dick Couch in their new LEED-Gold...

Chris Jensen

The North Country economy is ever-changing and evolving. Laura Knoy went to the source to discuss this topic at the Colonial Theatre in Bethlehem . GUESTS: Edith Tucker - reporter for Coos County Democrat Ben Oleson - Town Planner for Lancaster Marilinne Cooper - Executive Director of WREN (Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network, in Bethlehem) Charlie Jordan - editor of...

The Exchange on the Road
with Laura Knoy
July 10, 2014 5:30 pm Reception; 6:30 pm Event Colonial Theatre, Bethlehem, NH The event is free to attend, but tickets are required. Register for tickets here . * Join Laura Knoy on July 10 for a rare opportunity to see The Exchange on the Road. Laura and a panel of experts will be on stage at the Colonial Theatre discussing Main Street Economies throughout the North Country: the challenges and the...

Justice & Journalism: NPR's Mara Liasson

Feb 10, 2014

A Joint Project of NHPR and the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Policy NHPR and the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Policy are pleased to bring you the next event in our ongoing series, Justice & Journalism . This ongoing series presents a range of speakers throughout the year to discuss the intersection of justice and journalism and share...

And the winners are.... THE DEFENDERS! Once again, the team walked away with the trophy of knowledge, defending their title from last year. But it was a close competition. Thank you to everyone who helped make the event a successful and fun evening. Start practicing now for next year and sign up for our enewsletter so you'll know when to expect NHPR's Trivia Smackdown 2015! April 18th, 2014
Capitol Center for the Arts, Concord, NH
5:00 Doors open
6:30 Trivia...

Sara Plourde / NHPR

A Joint Project of NHPR and the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Policy NHPR and the Warren B. Rudman Center for Justice, Leadership and Public Policy are pleased to bring you the next event in our ongoing series, Justice & Journalism . This ongoing series presents a range of speakers throughout the year to discuss the intersection of justice and journalism and share experiences related to the media’s coverage of public...

State Of The Newsroom 2013

Aug 22, 2013

November 18th, 2013 Reception 5:30pm, Program 6:30pm Capitol Center for the Arts, Concord, NH Registration required. Click here to register . Join us for our 4th annual State of the Newsroom. President & CEO, Betsy Gardella , will give an update on the state of NHPR and News Director, Sarah Ashworth will review highlights from NHPR's news team over the past year. Keynote address and discussion...

David J. Murray, cleareyephoto.com

Our first Trivia Smackdown was a success & a wonderful time had by all! While we look forward to next year's event, check out a slideshow of this year's! Already wanting to get in on the next one? You can get on the waiting list now by contacting amoskov@nhpr.org .

Update: This event was originally postponed and the rescheduled date is listed below. Are you… • Planning to pay your way through college?
• Paying for someone else to go to college?
• Already have student loan debt to repay?
• Hoping to avoid as much debt as possible?

Then this free presentation is for you!

Expert panelists:
• Sol Carbonell, Director, Financial Education, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
•...

NHPR's Trivia Smackdown

Feb 6, 2013

Final Smackdown Standings Winners : 3S Artspace 126
Studio 13 114
Geneius and the Brain Thrust 106
Lincoln Financial 105
Company C 104
Team Dyn 102
The Dork Side 101
The Common Man 97
The Farm Team 91
The Int'l Phil Fan Club - Coat Chapter 90 ...

Justice & Journalism: A Joint Project of NHPR & UNH School of Law New Hampshire Public Radio and the UNH School of Law have come together to bring you a new series in the Capital Region. This ongoing series will present a range of speakers throughout the year to discuss the intersection of justice and journalism and share experiences related to the media’s coverage of public policy and law. Our first presentation, hosted at the UNH School of Law in Concord, NH will...

NHPR’s Annual Meeting and Appreciation Event November 19th, 2012 Reception 5:30pm, Program 6:30pm Capitol Center for the Arts, Concord, NH Tickets: $25, available through Eventbrite Join us for our 3rd Annual State of the Newsroom. President & CEO, Betsy Gardella, will give an update on the state of NHPR. News Director, Sarah Ashworth, and many of our local reporters, will discuss how NHPR covers the news of...

David Lane / Union Leader

The Business and Industry Association, New Hampshire Public Television, New Hampshire Public Radio and New Hampshire Union Leader are partnering to host a second round of gubernatorial and congressional debates on Sept. 17, 18, and 19 at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics & Political Library at Saint Anselm College at 9:00 am. NHPR will broadcast each debate live during The Exchange; host Laura Knoy will ask questions and moderate. NHPTV’s Phil Vaughan and the Union Leader’s Mike...

Please join us for a conversation, and an opportunity to meet, NHPR’s President and CEO Betsy Gardella, North Country reporter Chris Jensen, and host of The Exchange, Laura Knoy. We look forward to sharing an evening with you to discuss our continued coverage of the Littleton region. Event: Friday Sept. 14, 5:30 - 7:30 at the Littleton Community Center. This is a free event. Attend

North Country Moose Festival: We'll See You There!

Aug 10, 2012
North Country Moose Festival

Join NHPR on August 24, in Colebrook, N.H. during the 21st North Country Moose Festival. Visit the NHPR table at the street fair to meet a member of NHPRs team! The festival which will take place August 24, 25 and 26 and is established to gather and celebrate the historic creature of the moose. Each year this festival draws hundreds of people to the weekend-long events. There is a wide range of activities taking place at the festival, including a parade, an artisan craft fair, a moose calling...

Writers on a New England Stage: Chris Cleave

Jul 11, 2012

July 25, 2012 7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH Ticket Information The author of the #1 bestseller Little Bee joins us with his new novel, Gold . Cleave masterfully illuminates the complex friendship of rival women athletes and the world of the London 2012 Olympics. He will take the stage and talk with Virginia Prescott the very week the Summer Olympics begin! Each literary evening features an author presentation followed by an...

NHPR Presents Marco Werman

Jun 8, 2012

New Hampshire Public Radio presents Marco Werman
Host
of The World
July 16, 2012
6:00 p.m.
at the home of Bill and Kathy Gillett
1258 Union Street
Manchester, NH SOLD OUT NPR personality Marco Werman, the senior producer and anchor for The World, is coming to Manchester, N.H. Marco will present a sneak peak of his new film on Senegal and answers questions from the audience about the...

Joan Didion joins NHPRs Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage on Tuesday, June 19. One of todays most powerful writers joins us with her national bestseller Blue Nights, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Dont miss this celebrated National Book Award winner, a master of American prose and her breathtaking follow-up to The Year of Magical Thinking (Newsweek).

Each literary evening features an author presentation followed by an onstage interview...

Photo Credit Vissago, Via Flickr Creative Commons

On Sunday, the Grammy award winning Muir String Quartet will perform at a benefit for Classical Music by the Sea in North Hampton. Proceeds will benefit The Classics for Kids Foundation, which helps to provide school music programs throughout the United States with quality stringed instruments. The benefit begins with an afternoon reception followed by the concert at 6. Before the concert starts, the Muir String Quartet will host an open rehearsal session for students, parents and teachers in...

May 23, 2012 7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH Ticket Information Anna Quindlen joins NHPRs Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage. Anna Quindlen is a novelist and journalist whose work has appeared on fiction, nonfiction and self-help bestseller lists. The #1 New York Times bestselling author, Pulitzer Prize winner and author of A Short Guide to a Happy Life gives us a candid, funny book exploring what really...

Announcing: An Evening with Dan Brown. A Benefit and Celebration of Writers on a New England Stage May 18, 2012 (more events) 7:30pm | the Historic Theater Author presentation followed by interview with New Hampshire Public Radio host Virginia Prescott The evening closes with a special backstage book signing reception full of surprises! for benefit ticket buyers who purchase a voucher for an illustrated edition of The Da Vinci Code ($40). Vouchers for books, which the author will sign and personalize, are available through The Music Hall box office and include entry to the backstage book signing reception.

May 8, 2012 7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH Ticket Information The celebrated master of narrative nonfiction joins us with the just-released paperback edition of his New York Times bestseller In The Garden of Beasts, a remarkable portrayal of 1933 Berlin and Hitlers rise to power. Erik Larson joins NHPRs Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage. Each literary evening features an author presentation followed by an onstage interview with...

Photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/kcolwell/3329155371/">Kcolwell</a> via Flickr / Creative Commons

This spring you will have the opportunity to meet some of the faces behind the mic, and visit the places where many of your favorite public radio programs are created. May 3-5, 2012 - Limited to 30 participants - an exclusive tour by NHPR For starters, well meet the new CEO of NPR, Gary Knell and have an intimate lunch and discussion with Diane Rehm, host of The Diane Rehm Show , one of NHPR listeners favorites, broadcast each weekday throughout the Granite State....

photo credit: Carl Flatow

May 1, 2012 6:00pm
Strafford Room, Memorial Union Building

University of New Hampshire, Durham NH Veteran NPR science correspondent and award-winning journalist Ira Flatow, host of Science Friday , is coming to Durham, NH. Hell be interviewed on stage by NHPRs All Things Considered host Brady Carlson and will take questions from the audience. Talk Of The Nation: Science Friday , can be heard in New Hampshire on NHPR...

To be held April 18, 2012 9:30-11:30 a.m. All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified: Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6th Floor,
Concord, NH

photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/jdalton/6514289385/in/photostream/">notladj </a> via flickr / creative commons

Kate McNally hosts Suzanne Vega at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont. February 17th | Tupelo Music Hall

April 18, 2012 9:30-11:30 May 16, 2012 9:30-11:30 June 20, 2012 9:30-11:30 All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified: Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6 th Floor,
Concord, NH

Kate hosts Martin Sexton at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont.

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH Ticket Information The host of MSNBCs Hardball and author of Lifes a Campaign and Kennedy and Nixon , joins us with his new work Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero . Matthews examines JFKs life, presidency, and influence on America, and shows how Jack Kennedy (all political opinions aside) was a true American Hero. Chris Matthews joins NHPRs Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage . Each...

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