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LakeFest 2014: Raft-a-Palooza

Endicott Rock Park, Weirs Beach

Aug 3, 2014 @ 7:00 AM

New Hampshire Lakes Association, Inc. (NH LAKES) invites you to LakeFest2014: Raft-a-Palooza. Help prevent the spread of aquatic nuisance plants and animals and be part of our attempt to break the Guinness World Record® for the largest canoe and kayak raft on a single body of water. On August 3rd, LakeFest 2014 features a Guinness Rematch as part...

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Andover Historical Society's Old Time Fair

Potter Place

Aug 3, 2014 @ 9:00 AM

The Andover Historical Society’s annual fundraising event of the year, the Old Time Fair, comes to Potter Place. Music this year will be by Lindsey Schust and the Ragged Mountain Band and children’s entertainment will be by Carolyn Parrott, who will present a program with music and storytelling at 12:30 p.m. The Abbot-Downing Historical Society will be bringing two of their...

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NH Theatre Factory's Professional Summer Youth Training Program

Upper Village Hall

Aug 4, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014 @ 9:00 AM

The NH Theatre Factory, a brand new professional theater company in Southern NH, announces the start of its professional youth training program with a unique summer theater arts intensive. NHTF’s summer intensive will be taught by a mixture of both local and industry professionals from NYC, designed as a training program for young performers interested in learning all aspects of...

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Restoring a Rare Rabbit

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Aug 5, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Despite the rabbit’s reputation for prolific breeding, the New England cottontail is being considered for federal protection under the Endangered Species Act and is currently listed as an endangered species in New Hampshire. As recently as the 1960s, these rabbits were found throughout southern and central New Hampshire. Today only a few remnant populations occupying less than 25% of...

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"The Little Mermaid"

The Palace Theatre

Aug 5, 2014 - Aug 7, 2014

A lively musical rendition of the favorite children's tale, this show tells the story of a little mermaid who takes a chance and follows her dreams. Part of the 2014 Summer Children's Series.  Show times vary.

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Color Coded Messages

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

Aug 6, 2014 - Sep 3, 2014 @ 9:30 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Wednesday of July, August and September.

Nature talks with color-some colors help to hide, some to say danger and still others mean welcome. Explore the natural world of color with your child. Adult must accompany children at no charge.

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"Kiss Me, Kate"

New London Barn Playhouse

Aug 6, 2014 - Aug 17, 2014

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Cole Porter’s most successful musical and a true American masterpiece, "Kiss Me, Kate" has been enchanting audiences for over 65 years. Revel in the backstage/onstage antics of two feuding romantic couples during a touring production of "Taming of the Shrew" and savor such irresistible classics as “Brush Up Your Shakespeare,” “So In...

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The 57th Annual NH Antiques Show

The Radisson Hotel

Aug 7, 2014 - Aug 9, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

The NH Antiques Dealers Association (NHADA) presents The 57th Annual New Hampshire Antiques Show, scheduled for August 7-9 at the Radisson Hotel Manchester.  The NH Antiques Show features 67 exhibitors from all over the northeast with a wide range of items from folk art to fine porcelain, country and formal furniture, paintings and prints and more.   “There’s...

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Artisans on the Green

Town Green

Aug 7, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs yearly, the first Thursday of August.

Over 50 artisans erect studios on the Sandwich town green demonstrating and instructing on their art and craft work. This one day (Thursday) event is free to the public and provides ample free parking. Luncheon is provided by the Sandwich Women's Club. The official sponsor is Meredith Village Savings Bank, and hosted by Sandwich Home Industries, A League of NH Craftsmen Gallery.

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