Sep 13 – Oct 25 all-day Crumpacker Gallery at St. Paul's School
“I look at where things accumulate, where people leave things. Every house has a corner like that.” Alfredo Gisholt lives and works in Boston as an Assistant Professor of Fine Arts at Brandeis University. His drawings, paintings and prints, which range from small 8” x 10” panels to oversized 84” x 96” canvases, combine literal and symbolic figuration with abstraction.
Sep 13 – Oct 25 all-day St. Paul's School
See the Alfredo Gisholt Exibition at the St. Paul’s School in Concord From September 13th to October 25th. “I look at where things accumulate, where people leave things. Every house has a corner like that.” Alfredo Gisholt lives and works in Boston as an Assistant Professor of Fine Arts at Brandeis University. His drawings, paintings, and prints, which range from...
Sep 16 all-day Lamont Gallery
American Mortal features provocative works by Becky Alley and Melissa Vandenberg, who use common domestic items to explore themes of patriotism, war, and commemoration in our current cultural environment. Whether tongue-in-cheek, or an outright adverse critique, the artists focus on American identity, and our relationship to what we believe and why. Alley’s methodical, process-driven works memorialize and humanize the vast...
Sep 16 all-day Kings Dining & Entertainment
The Mayo Bowl has enabled Boston’s inner city children to receive exceptional care without exception from Boston Medical Center. Each year, the Mayo Bowl sells out all 20 bowling lanes, attracts well over 400 event attendees and reaches over 4.2 million individuals through social media. This year, Patriots Super Bowl champion and running back James White is continuing the Mayo...
Sep 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Flying Monkey
Documentary You thought you knew him. Meet David Crosby now in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind. With unflinching honesty, self-examination, regret, fear, exuberance and an unshakable belief in family and the transformative nature of music, Crosby shares his often challenging journey. Doors: 6 p.m. Film: 6:30 pm. Rated: R Friday, September...
Sep 17 all-day Lamont Gallery
American Mortal features provocative works by Becky Alley and Melissa Vandenberg, who use common domestic items to explore themes of patriotism, war, and commemoration in our current cultural environment. Whether tongue-in-cheek, or an outright adverse critique, the artists focus on American identity, and our relationship to what we believe and why. Alley’s methodical, process-driven works memorialize and humanize the vast...
Sep 17 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am Griffin Free Public Library
Connect with Town Administrator and other officials and make key connections for bringing a business to town. Register at gdlchamber.org
Sep 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am Rye Congregational Church
The Rye Driftwood Garden Club begins its 2019-2020 season with herbalist Ginny Shannon who will explore how easy-to-grow herbs and your kitchen can become a medicine cabinet for everyday ailments. During her talk, “Cures from the Kitchen,” Ms. Shannon will discuss the health benefits of many herbs and how to use them in teas and tinctures to improve health and...
Sep 17 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm Art Up Front Street Studios and Gallery
Full fun ahead on Tuesday, September 17 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Art Up Front Street in Exeter. Paint, stamp, stencil and draw with markers to make a whimsical arty apron. No rules, except to have fun. Experiment and be playful! Beginners welcome. ~ Learn simple techniques for stamping and mono-printing using things from around the house. ~ Make...
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Author talk and book signing. A lyric exploration of motherhood, mental illness and familial ties, Sarah C. Townsend’s debut work weaves together personal anecdote, film, music, visual art and psychology. “Setting the Wire: A Memoir of Postpartum Psychosis” is a visceral reflection on the experience of fragmentation as a young psychotherapist and new mother.
Sep 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Flying Monkey
Documentary You thought you knew him. Meet David Crosby now in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind. With unflinching honesty, self-examination, regret, fear, exuberance and an unshakable belief in family and the transformative nature of music, Crosby shares his often challenging journey. Doors: 6 p.m. Film: 6:30 pm. Rated: R Friday, September...
Sep 18 all-day Lamont Gallery
American Mortal features provocative works by Becky Alley and Melissa Vandenberg, who use common domestic items to explore themes of patriotism, war, and commemoration in our current cultural environment. Whether tongue-in-cheek, or an outright adverse critique, the artists focus on American identity, and our relationship to what we believe and why. Alley’s methodical, process-driven works memorialize and humanize the vast...
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Fry Fine Art
Master portrait painters Numael and Shirley Pulido exhibit at Fry Fine Art gallery in Peterborough. Numael’s portraits can be found in numerous private collections in the US and Europe.
Sep 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Looking for a way to enjoy the outdoors with friends and make an impact in our community? Come to Prescott Farm and enjoy some gardening with one of our staff members and bring some friends. Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturdays, 8 to 10 a.m. June 26 to October 12 BOYT (Bring Your Own Tea)
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm Gibson's Bookstore
The Poetry Society invites you to an evening of verse, headlined by poets Robert Crawford and Midge Goldberg. All are welcome, newcomers are encouraged.
Sep 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Portsmouth Athenaeum
Join photographer Alexandra de Steiguer, who, for over 20 years, has moved out to the Isles of Shoals during the long winter months to work as the caretaker on Star Island. Her book, “Small Island, Big Picture: Winters of Solitude Teach an Artist to See” captures her intense love of the natural world. Sponsor: Portsmouth Athenaeum
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Smuttynose Brewery
The Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests (Forest Society) is co-hosting a trivia night with the Seacoast Science Center Marine Mammal Rescue at the Smuttynose Brewery on Wednesday, September 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. Land & Sea Trivia Night will pose trivia questions to attendees on themes, including New Hampshire’s wildlife and marine life. Join hosts Naomi...
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm The Flying Monkey
Documentary You thought you knew him. Meet David Crosby now in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind. With unflinching honesty, self-examination, regret, fear, exuberance and an unshakable belief in family and the transformative nature of music, Crosby shares his often challenging journey. Doors: 6 p.m. Film: 6:30 pm. Rated: R Friday, September...
Sep 18 @ 7:00 pm UNH Memorial Union Building Strafford Room
Shannon Watts is a mother of five who, prior to founding Moms Demand Action, was a stay-at-home mom and former communications executive. The day after the Sandy Hook tragedy, Watts started a Facebook group with the message that all Americans can and should do more to reduce gun violence. The online conversation turned into a grassroots movement of Americans fighting...
Sep 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Capitol Center for the Arts
During a break from The Allman Brothers Band in 1994, award-winning vocalist and guitar legend Warren Haynes and original bassist Allen Woody formed Gov’t Mule with drummer Matt Abts, with whom Haynes played alongside in the Dickey Betts Band. Confidently merging rock, blues, jazz and funk, the trio carved out a place in the American rock ’n’ roll canon with...
Sep 19 all-day Merrimack River Outdoor Education and Conservation Center
Join Forest Society staff guides to explore “Peaks and Valleys,” easy hiking trails to scenic Forest Society-owned destinations featuring sweeping views from uncrowded mountain summits to forested hiking trails to riverside destinations. The “Five Hikes in Five Weeks” series is designed for families and beginning hikers interested in reaching new places, unsung destinations in different regions throughout New Hampshire. Hikes...
Sep 19 all-day Lamont Gallery
American Mortal features provocative works by Becky Alley and Melissa Vandenberg, who use common domestic items to explore themes of patriotism, war, and commemoration in our current cultural environment. Whether tongue-in-cheek, or an outright adverse critique, the artists focus on American identity, and our relationship to what we believe and why. Alley’s methodical, process-driven works memorialize and humanize the vast...
Sep 19 all-day Hatbox Theatre
It’s more than just a coming of a-certain-age story, it follows the life of Gingy– intertwined with colorful stories of other women and the clothes they wear. From dresses to tuxedos, shoes to purses, or that favorite shirt, Love, Loss and What I Wore shares that connection we have with our wardrobe in the form of monologues. This is the...
Sep 19 all-day Rochester Fairgrounds
A classic and long-running fall fair with all your favorite events, demonstrations and activities, plus a midway with rides and fair food, the Twisted Metal Showdown (featuring stock car racing and car soccer), a flea market, and old truck and tractor show, yard sale and much more.
Sep 19 – Oct 26 all-day McIninch Art Gallery
The McIninch Art Gallery, located in Robert Frost Hall, at Southern New Hampshire University proudly presents the fall opening of two upcoming shows, “Mono No Aware” by Dave Humphreys and “Selections” from the McIninch Art Gallery Collection. There will be an opening reception and artists’ talk on Thursday September 19, from 5-7 p.m. The exhibition is free and open to...
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am Lake Sunapee Country Club
Golf Tournament to benefit homeless pets at the Pope Memorial SPCA in New London on September 19th. Bramble format. Field will be limited to 18 foursomes. Lunch and awards to follow completion of play. Entry fee is $700/foursome “all in” to include: cart, lunch, drink coupon and all contests and prizes.
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Art Up Front Street Studios and Gallery
Taking place on Thursdays, September 5, 12, 19. At Art Up Front Street in Exeter. Pick one or attend all days. This is one of our favorite easy, open-ended, no-stress things to do when the weather is nice. Sign-up by email. Bring your materials — it can be anything you want to do: drawing, writing, collage, painting, etc. We have...
Sep 19 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Fry Fine Art
Master portrait painters Numael and Shirley Pulido exhibit at Fry Fine Art gallery in Peterborough. Numael’s portraits can be found in numerous private collections in the US and Europe.
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – Sep 22 @ 9:30 pm Hopkins Center for the Arts
Ever felt like the most awkward person at a party? Not at this party. That role is covered by dancers Monica Bill Barnes and Elisa Clark, dressed in men’s suits and steeped in ridiculous overconfidence. While you sip and socialize as at a typical office function, they swagger in and execute increasingly competitive dance numbers in an attempt to impress...
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
​New York Times bestselling author Emma Donoghue (Room) presents her next masterpiece, “Akin,” in which a retired New York professor’s life is thrown into chaos when he takes a young great-nephew to the French Riviera, in hopes of uncovering his own mother’s wartime secrets. Written with all the tenderness and psychological intensity that made Room an international bestseller, “Akin” is...