Calendar of Events

Edit Module

Steel Magnolias

Peterborough Players

Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 26, 2017

The Peterborough Players close out their inaugural winter season with this beloved play. Watch as six fierce Southern women - who are as sweet as magnolias but as tough as steel - recount the struggles and the joys of their small-town lives. Lisa Bostnar and Kathy Manfre lead the cast. Show times are 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays to Frdiays and 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Saturdays.

View event details

Clew: A Rich and Rewarding Disorientation

Lamont Gallery

Feb 21, 2017 - Apr 15, 2017

Phillips Exeter instructors take center stage for this three-pronged exhibition. Piano instructor Jon Sakata and English instructor Todd Hearon join forces with Boston painter Deb Barlow for a show that fuses the musical, linguistic and visual arts. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

View event details

In connection with the 100th anniversary of Keene’s Congregation Ahavas Achim, the exhibit “From Peddlers to Shopkeepers to Professionals: A History of the Jewish Community in Cheshire County” will tell the story of Jewish immigrants to Keene and Cheshire County, their descendants, and the impact of the Jewish community upon the region. The exhibition will also share the story...

View event details

Within the Collection: Local Art Collections and Their Collectors

Sharon Arts Center

Feb 21, 2017 - Mar 12, 2017

This unique exhibition focuses not just on art but on the art lovers who own it. Monadnock Region and New Hampshire collectors are represented alongside prestigious national collections, creating a selection of works by local and international artists that are rarely seen outside the walls of their collectors' private homes. Gallery hours are Wednesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and...

View event details

Bahar Behbahani: Let the Garden Eram Flourish

Hood Downtown

Feb 21, 2017 - Mar 12, 2017

We told you about Dartmouth's new Hood Downtown back in September; now pay the gallery a visit for its second-ever show. Iranian artist Bahar Behbahani presents painting, installation and video work in this exhibit, a continuation of her "Persian Gardens' interpretations of Iran's millennia of history.

View event details

King Pine Winter Carnival

King Pine at Purity Spring Resort

Feb 21, 2017 - Feb 24, 2017

One of the state's most family-friendly ski areas gets in on the winter carnival fun with this week of snowy events. Visitors can take advantage of sleigh rides, a snowshoe tour and ski races designed just for families and kids. Don't miss the fireworks display on Thursday night as festivities draw to a close.

View event details

A five-time summer artist-in-residence at Cornish's Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, the late Nowlan was commissioned to create a number of major figurative sculptures across the US and Europe in his nearly two-decade career. This exhibition explores his work. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday.

View event details

Forecasting: Climate Change & Weather Impact

Museum of the White Mountains

Feb 21, 2017 - Apr 21, 2017

Consider one of the most pressing scientific issues of our time through a creative lens. Contemporary artists like Kimberly Ritchie joined forces with researchers like Eric Kesley to create interdisciplinary displays showing artistic takes on climate and the quantitative facts on how it's changing. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.

View event details

Closer Readings: New Hampshire Writers Respond to Art

The Museum of Art at the University of New Hampshire

Feb 21, 2017 - Apr 9, 2017

This interdisciplinary exhibition infuses a taste of the written word into the art museum experience. A team of noted writers from around New Hampshire were set loose on the permanent collection and asked to write reflections on some of the more moving pieces by Granite State artists past and present. Be sure to look around at the museum as well as the art — this show marks its reopening...

View event details

Search Calendar

Edit your event

Noticed a typo or mistake in an event you submitted to our online calendar? Click here to visit the My Account page. Once you log in you'll be able to click on the "My Events" tab and edit your event.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More>> Our Favorite Events

What to Do This Presidents' Day Weekend

Make the most of your long weekend with one of these 15 events and activities.

Shake Up Your Charity This March

It's gala season — but you don't have to break out the black tie to have a fun night giving to charity.

The 10 Best Free Events Happening in February

Art shows, lectures, and a Puppy Bowl watch party with a litter of celebrity puppies: here are 10 ideas for having zero-cost fun this February.

Red Carpet Fundraiser

Feel like a movie star at Red River Theatre's annual Academy Awards celebration, the Red Carpet fundraiser.
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags