Northern Stage Season of Shows: northernstage.org

Upcoming Colby-Sawyer College events: colby-sawyer.edu/events

Upcoming Events at Lebanon Opera House: lebanonoperahouse.org

Upcoming Events at New London Barn Playhouse: nlbarn.org

Upcoming Events at Hopkins Center for the Arts:  hop.dartmouth.edu


Every Thursday

Women's Discussion Group at the COA Chapin Senior Center. 1 pm, 37 Pleasant St, New London. Join friends, new and old, to visit, chat, and share! Limit 10 participants. Call 526-6368 to register.


Beginning September 19

Nature Journal Classes @ Twiggs Gallery, Boscawen, monthly classes, for more information call 603-975-0015 or visit www.twiggsgallery.wordpress.com    

September 29

COA Virtual Program via Zoom, 2 pm. "The Salamander State." North Carolina has more species of salamander than any other state. Megan Davis, teacher education specialist at NCMNS, will discuss slimy, secretive neighbors. Call 526-6368 to register

September 29

Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce BUSINESS AFTER HOURS, 5-7pm. Hosted at Mount Royal Academy, 26 Seven Hearths Lane, Sunapee. Outdoor tented event, with pre-registration and masks required. We will learn about what MRA has been doing to keep their faculty, staff, and students safe while getting back to learning in the classrooms. This is also an opportunity to hear from the Chamber and to network with community leaders, small business employees, and employers. FREE for members, $5 for non-members

September 30

Free John Hay Virtual Book Group, via Zoom, 10am-Noon. Live discussion about Mark Zwonitzer's book, "The Statesman and the Storyteller: John Hay, Mark Twain, and the Rise of American Imperialism." Zwonitzer will join the discussion to take questions and comments. Register: 603-763-4789, ext. 3, or email info@thefells.org. The Zoom link will be forwarded to you by email the week of the event. Info: www.thefells.org


October 

RETURN OF THE PUMPKIN PEOPLE CONTEST. New London. Contest begins October 1, judging will take place on October 26. Categories: Business, Organization, Residential, Best Town Department. This is a free contest. Call 526-6575 and/or visit lakesunapeeregionchamber.com to register

October 1

First Thursday Hike, The Fells, 456 Route 103A, Newbury, 11am-noon. Informal, moderate walk; an opportunity to get a little exercise, spend time out in the landscape and perhaps discover something new about the property once owned by the John Hay family. Members: free; non-members: included with regular admission fee. No reservations necessary. Meet at the kiosk. Info: www.thefells.org

October 1

COA Virtual Program via Zoom, 2 pm. "Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site." Hosted by the COA in partnership with Senior Learning Network. Call 526-6368 to register and for Zoom link

October 2

CFA First Friday, via Zoom, 6 pm. Special presentation with Jess Chayes, BOLD associate director and special guest appearance from the Tiny Necessary Theater. Presented by Center for The Arts and Northern Stage. Email rsummers@northernstage.org for the link or visit www.centerfortheartsnh.org 

October 3

Blessing of the Animals, near the town green, New London, 10 am. St. Andrew's Church will hold its annual Blessing of the Animals rain or shine. Pets of all kinds will be blessed. If your animal can't come, please bring a photo. Wear a mask and observe social distancing

October 3 & 4, 10 & 11 

Washington Area Artisans Art, in the Village from 10am-4pm. Join local Artisans as they showcase and sell their work, under tents around the Mill Pond in East Washington Village. Please wear a mask. Find on Facebook for the latest information.

October 6

COA Virtual Program via Zoom, 2 pm. "Animal Adaptations in the Yellowstone Ecosystem". Draper Natural History Museum in the Center of the West. Hosted by the COA in partnership with Senior Learning Network. Call 526-6368 to register and for Zoom link

October 8

COA Virtual Program via Zoom, 2 pm. Virtual tour from the National Museum of the Pacific War. Hosted by the COA in partnership with Senior Learning Network. Call 526-6368 to register and for zoom link. 

October 8

Warner Candidates Forum, via Zoom, 7 pm. With candidates for State Representative from Warner (Merrimack Districts 7 and 25). Public invited. Organized and moderated by the League of Women Voters of the Kearsarge/Sunapee Area, a nonpartisan group working to help educate voters. Info, to send questions and Zoom link email: 2020nhcandidateforums.com

October 9

Sunapee Candidates Forum, via Zoom, 7 pm. With candidates for State Representative from Sunapee (Sullivan Districts 2 and 9). Public invited. Organized and moderated by the League of Women Voters of the Kearsarge/Sunapee Area, a nonpartisan group working to help educate voters. Info, to send questions and Zoom link email: 2020nhcandidateforums.com

October 10

4th Annual VIRTUAL Mt. Sunapee Duck Drop. Sponsored by Northcape Design Build. Proceeds going to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central NH. For all the up-to-date info go to www.nhduckdrop.com 

October 12

Newbury & New London Candidates Forum, via Zoom, 7 pm. With candidates for State Representative from Newbury & New London (Merrimack District 5 has two seats). Public invited. Organized and moderated by the League of Women Voters of the Kearsarge/Sunapee Area, a nonpartisan group working to help educate voters. Info, to send questions and Zoom link email: 2020nhcandidateforums.com

Through October 12

Sculpture Exhibit, The Fells, 456 Route 103, Newbury, NH, daily, members dawn to dusk, non-members 9-4pm, contemporary exhibit of some of the finest New England Sculptors, info www.thefells.org

October 13

Virtual Book Discussion, Tracy Memorial Library, 10am. "The Alice Network" by Kate Quinn. Copies of the ebook and audiobook can be downloaded with no waitlist using hoopla, free with your Tracy Library card. Access hoopla and other great digital resources at www.tracylibrary.org. For a link to this informal discussion or for more info, please contact jroy@tracylibrary.org

October 13

COA Virtual Program via Zoom, 2 pm. Virtual tour the SPAM Museum to learn about the history and origin of the Hormel company as well as its involvement in WW2. Hosted by the COA in partnership with Senior Learning Network. Call 526-6368 to register and for Zoom link

October 25

ASLPT Annual Meeting, via Zoom, 3 pm. Ausbon Sargent Land Preservation Trust Annual Meeting. Reservation required. Email kheath@ausbon-sargent.org. Confirmation and instructions to follow. Info: 526-6555 or www.ausbonsargent.org. RSVP BY OCTOBER 23. 

Beginning October 25

Beginner Watercolor Classes @ Twiggs Gallery, Boscawen, 4 weekly classes, for more information call 603-975-0015 or visit www.twiggsgallery.wordpress.com    


Through November 21

Get Up & Move ChallengeWilmot, Fall 2020. Not a race or competition. Just strut your stuff and help raise money for the WCA. Fee: $10. Winner drawn Nov. 24. Visit www.wca.org to sign up


Through December 31 

Lead Free Rock Bass Marathon, Pleasant Lake, Elkins, kids under 16 win great prizes, no license req., winners will be notified, deposit caught rock bass in collection bucket at the Elkins Boat Landing




  1. ****IMPORTANT**** Public Flu Clinics
    Upcoming 2020 Lake Sunapee Region VNA & Hospice Flu Clinics. For persons 19+ years of age.  LSRVNA will accept and bill Medicaid, Medicare and Medicare Replacement Plans.  Please bring your ID card(s).  If paying with cash or check, the cost is $40 for the regular dose and $80 for the high dose (recommended for persons 65+ years of age). If possible, please print and bring Flu Vaccine Consent Form available at www.lakesunapeevna.org. *By appointment only.* Call 603-748-1731 to schedule.
    For more information go to www.flu.gov.  Call 603-526-4077 for updates and info.  


FLU CLINICS 


September 28, 10am-12pm, Sunapee Seniors at United Methodist Church

September 29, 10am-12pm, Kearsarge Council on Aging, New London

October 1, 4pm-6pm, South Newbury Union Church

October 2, 10am-12pm, Claremont Senior Center

October 5, 8:30am-11am, The Center at Eastman (drive-thru clinic)

October 13, 10am-12pm, Kearsarge Council on Aging, New London

October 19, 8:30am-11am, The Center at Eastman (drive-thru clinic)

October 20, 1:30pm-3pm, Our Lady of Fatima, New London

October 22, 10am-1pm, Wilmot Town Hall

October 29, 1:30pm-3pm, Our Lady of Fatima, New London


Some of these events are currently suspended, call for information. **Council on Aging on-going events** 526-6368, 37 Pleasant Street, New London, www.coachapincenter.org

Walking at Proctor Academy - Weekdays 8:30am-10am, Proctor Gym, wear clean sneakers, call COA 526-6368 for info

Chair Exercises - Mondays & Fridays 10:15am, COA, 37 Pleasant St., New London

Tom & Tom's Men's Discussion Group - Mondays 8:45 a.m., COA, 37 Pleasant St., New London

Bridge - Duplicate Bridge - Mondays at 12:45pm and Wed. at 9:15am

Contract Bridge - Thursdays at 9:30am

Hand and Foot Card Game - Wednesdays, 1pm

Memoir Writing Group - Tuesdays 10am, walk-in program

Poker - Tuesdays, 2pm

Walk-in Painting - Tuesdays, 1pm

Gentle Yoga - Second & Fourth Tues. 3-4pm, all levels, bring yoga mat

Caregiver Support and Discussion Group - Fourth Thursday at 1:00pm, call COA 526-6368 to register

Women's Discussion Group - Fridays, 9am

Tai Chi - Wednesdays, 2:30pm, Kearsarge Community Presbyterian Church, New London

Mahjong - Thursdays, 12:30pm

French Discussion Group - 1st and 3rd Mondays 4:15pm

Bone Builders Exercise Program RSVP - Tuesdays & Fridays 10-11am at Newbury Heights Community Room, 52 Newbury Heights Rd., Newbury

Bingo! - Fridays 2pm, 10 games for $5, must be 55 years and older, register at 526-6368

Outdoor Recreation for Seniors - Tuesdays, 10am, call COA 526-6368 for schedule information or www.coachapincenter.org

Needlework Craft Group - Wed. 1-3pm

The Kearsarge Chronicle: 20 Years of Local Storytelling.

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