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Rudyard Kipling Revisited ~ (NH Humanities) – Registration Required @ 6:30 on 11/14/2019

jacksongillmanRudyard Kipling was the most internationally-celebrated author of his day. The first four years of his marriage and fatherhood were spent in New England where he built his dream house – Naulakha in Dummerston, Vermont – now preserved as a Landmark Trust property. It was there that he penned The Jungle Book and other classics. These were productive and happy years for the young literary giant. Jackson Gillman provides a… Read more

Rudyard Kipling Revisited ~ (NH Humanities) – Registration Required @ 6:30 on 11/14/2019

jacksongillmanRudyard Kipling was the most internationally-celebrated author of his day. The first four years of his marriage and fatherhood were spent in New England where he built his dream house – Naulakha in Dummerston, Vermont – now preserved as a Landmark Trust property. It was there that he penned The Jungle Book and other classics. These were productive and happy years for the young literary giant. Jackson Gillman provides a… Read more

Wicked Salem: Exploring Lingering Lore & Legends with paranormal expert Sam Baltrusis ~ (Registration Required) 6:30 on 10/17/2019

Sam WickedSalemBKBaltrusis will be discussing his 2019 release book, Wicked Salem: Exploring Lingering Lore & Legends. About The Book:  It’s no surprise that the historic Massachusetts seaport’s history is checkered with violence and heinous crimes. Originally called Naumkeag, Salem means ‘peace.” However, as its historical legacy dictates, the city was anything but peaceful during the late seventeenth century. Did the reputed Boston Strangler, Albert DeSalvo, strike in Salem? Evidence supports… Read more

Ten Hours Until Dawn with Michael Tougias ~ NH Humanities and Atkinson Recreation (Registration Requested) @ 6:30, Wed. 6/5/19

During the Ten Hoursheight of the Blizzard of 1978 the pilot boat Can Do, with five men onboard, set out from Gloucester to assist a lost Coast Guard boat and an oil tanker that was in a Mayday situation. Ten Hours Until Dawn tells the story of what happened on that awful night when the seas were producing monstrous waves of 40 feet and the wind was screaming at 100 miles… Read more

The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human with Benjamin Kilham ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday 5/13/19

Black bears, thought to be solitary, have a different type of social behavior that possibly parallels early human behavior. They show evidence of reciprocal altruism, matri-linear hierarchy, and a mix of intentional and emotional communication. Bears can live for as many as forty years, which allows them long-term benefits from forming relationships with fellow cooperators. Ben Kilham, Ph.D is a wildlife biologist based in Lyme, New Hampshire. His love of… Read more

John Cartier author of An Awesome Life of an Ordinary Man (Registration Required) ~ at 6:30 PM on Monday, 4/8/2019

john CartierMeet the Author of: An Awesome Life of an Ordinary Man” A Life Sprinkled with Miracles. Join us to hear John L. Cartier who, following retirement at the age of 80, decided to write an inspirational autobiography. John will discuss how, after surviving colon cancer in 1999 and cancer of the larynx in 2016, while recovering, he wrote his book. He will discuss strategies he used to both write and… Read more

Growing and Using Peaceful Herbs with Maria Noël Groves ~ 6:30 PM on 3/26/2018

Due to inclement pending weather this program is being reschedule to Monday, March 26th at 6:30 PM. Please call 603-362-5234 or click (HERE) to register. Join us as we welcome back Clinical Herbalist, Maria Noël Groves as she presents Growing & Using Peaceful Herbs. Learn how to grow wonderful and beautiful herbs in your garden that promote peace ~ aiding sleep, boosting mood, quelling anxiety, and encouraging calm energy. We’ll… Read more

Author visit ~ New York Times Best Seller Peter Zheutlin ~ @ 6:30 Thursday, 1/11/2018

Join us for the eveningZheutlin cover to hear New York Times best seller, Peter Zheutlin as he talks about his recent books covering the topic of dog rescues. New York Times best seller, Rescue Road: One Man, Thirty Thousand Dogs and a Million Miles on the Last Hope Highway is the true story of one man who drove more than 1 million miles to rescue thousands of dogs from hunger, abuse… Read more

Big Trees of New Hampshire ~ Author Kevin Martin – Thursday, May 4th @ 6:30

Join us as Author Kevin BigtreesNHMartin presents: BIG TREES OF NEW HAMPSHIRE: Short Hikes to the Biggest Trees in New Hampshire from the Seacoast to the North Country. Kevin shares stories of big trees around the state, along with information about their history, management, and caretaking. His presentation brings you through the woods and throughout New Hampshire to find these impressive living parts of our landscape. His book features 28… Read more

Wicked Pissed: New England’s Most Famous Feuds – Ted Reinstein Author Visit – March 23rd @6:30pm

Join us on March 23rd, 6:30pm-8:00pm to meet award winning author Ted Reinstein! From sports to politics, food to finance, aviation to engineering, to bitter disputes over simple boundaries themselves, New England’s feuds have peppered the region’s life for centuries. There are even some that will undoubtedly outlast the region’s ancient low stonewalls. For instance, did you know that the Breeds and the Bunkers are still fighting over a hill?… Read more