May 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
The beautiful estate of Castle in the Clouds invites folks from the New Hampshire Astronomical Society to guide you in a fun and informative evening of stargazing. It begins at 8 p.m. with a talk in the Carriage House, and then you’ll make your way to Shannon Pond, where you’ll get the chance to use the telescope. The event is...
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
This class is for recent graduates (or almost- grads!). We will discuss how to begin managing your personal finances so you can avoid the pitfalls of having too much debt and too little savings! We will provide some guidelines and tips for getting the right foot forward when it comes to personal finance. Attendees will also receive a free copy...
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Hooksett Library
Join us as we present the fascinating story of the Merrimack River’s evolution. Our interactive slideshow will look at the dynamic forces that have changed the river — and along the way, you’ll learn something new about the Merrimack. We’ll explore the forces that changed our river, from its turbulent emergence from the Ice Age 14,000 years ago to its...
Jun 8 @ 2:00 pm East Grafton Union Church
Why are we so fascinated with stone walls? Kevin Gardner, author of The Granite Kiss, explains how and why New England came to acquire its thousands of miles of stone walls, the ways in which they and other dry stone structures were built, how their styles emerged and changed over time and their significance to the famous New England landscape....
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm LaBelle Winery
Join us for The Winemaker’s Kitchen: Cooking with Wine instructional series. It’s Mediterranean cooking with wine. Upon arrival, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres. Learn how to assemble an antipasto display, enjoy homemade ravioli with Labelle Winery Seval Cream sauce and Mild Fra Diavlo sauce. End the evening with a decadent Chocolate Pot du Creme. Wine will be paired with each course....
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Strawbery Banke Museum
Local herbalist and seasoned gardener, Helen Levitt, returns to Strawbery Banke for a program on how fermentation transforms foods and beverages in countless ways. Participants learn the history of fermentation and the many practical applications for introducing this time-tested technique into daily life. Through the ancient process, foods and drinks can be naturally preserved, increasing health benefits and enhancing flavors....
Jun 18 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Stop thinking about it as a budget…build a plan to get you what you want out of your life and your hard-earned wages. Building a spending plan you can work with is the first step. Come to this class for tips and lessons to help you build your spending plan and enhance your savings skills.  
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm LaBelle Winery
Culinary line-up: New England clam chowder, Boston baked beans, lobster pie and whoopie pies Wine will be paired and/or prepared with each item. This class is interactive and fun! Amy LaBelle, Founder and Winemaker at LaBelle Winery and one of LaBelle’s talented chefs will prepare each item for you to try as well as share tips for entertaining! This class...
Jun 26 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Get a Grip on Your Credit & Improve Your Score. Understand how your credit affects you and learn ways you can improve your credit score. You will learn how to read your credit report and gain control of your current debt load.  
Jul 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Jul 1 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
In this course we will go over the most important steps to consider when planning for retirement. You will receive a free copy of the book Retirement Planning in 8 Easy Steps by Joel Kranc. The class is open to the public. There is a nominal fee to reserve your seat which will be 100% refunded when you attend the...
Jul 8 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Jul 9 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Join us for this interactive, fun session as we share 101 Ways to Save Money from “couponing” hacks and tools to tips for truly building your savings balance. We’re covering a lot of territory. And, bring your tips.  
Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Jul 18 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Join us for this interactive, fun session as we share 101 Ways to Save Money from “couponing” hacks and tools to tips for truly building your savings balance. We’re covering a lot of territory. And, bring your tips. The person with the best tip wins a prize. The class is open to the public. There is a nominal fee to...
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
In this class, we will “practice” car-buying online, discuss what to expect at the dealership, and review ways to avoid buying too much car for your wallet–it’s about more than just a car payment! We will also review leasing and long-term financing. Join us for this fun, interactive class! This class is open to the public. There is a nominal...
Jul 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Jul 25 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Stop thinking about it as a budget and build a plan to get you what you want out of your life and your hard-earned wages. Building a spending plan you can work with is the first step. Come to this class for tips and lessons to help you build your spending plan and enhance your savings skills. The class is...
Jul 29 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Jul 30 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Stop thinking about it as a budget…build a plan to get you what you want out of your life and your hard-earned wages. Building a spending plan you can work with is the first step. Come to this class for tips and lessons to help you build your spending plan and enhance your savings skills.  
Aug 1 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Understand how your credit affects you and learn ways you can improve your credit score. You will learn how to read your credit report and gain control of your current debt load. The class is open to the public. There is a nominal fee to reserve your seat which will be 100% refunded when you attend the class. Non-attendance will...
Aug 3 all-day Strawbery Banke Museum
Certified permaculture designer Amy Antonucci knows that great gardens start with great soil and the permaculture practices that build it. In this program she addresses how simple methods utilizing readily available, inexpensive materials can create magnificent gardens without digging. Participants will learn how to create, nurture, and protect the ecosystem with simple techniques including sheet mulching and hugelkultur as well...
Aug 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Aug 8 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Learn how to set investment goals, set savings goals, determine your attitude towards risk, choose among types of investments, use tools to minimize risk, build your savings and investment portfolio, and understand savings and investment vocabulary The class is open to the public. There is a nominal fee to reserve your seat which will be 100% refunded when you attend the...
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Do you and your loved ones know where to find your will, your life insurance policies, your passwords for bill-paying and banking, or the deed to your house? Do you know what records to keep handy? Now is the time to “get it together!” Join us and you will receive a free copy of the book Get it Together: Organize...
Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Aug 13 @ 5:15 pm – 7:15 pm NH Federal Credit Union Center for Finance & Education
Class is open to the public. There is a nominal fee to reserve your seat which will be 100% refunded when you attend the class. Non-attendance will result in the forfeiture of your seat reservation fee.
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...
Aug 26 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Castle in the Clouds
Disobey your mother and look at the sun — through a hydrogen alpha telescope. Marc Stowbridge of the NH Astronomical Society will set up his telescope in the field by Shannon Pond. Stop by, have a look, and learn about what you’ve never really seen. Each week, Marc will be setting up his telescope on the grounds of Castle in the...