Tag: Senior Programming

Photography Course ~ Take a perfect photo with your phone ~ (ZOOM) @ 1:00 on 12/3 & 10

It’s long been said that the best camera is the one you have with you. Most of us have smart phone with impressive camera features. We will explore ways to capture stunning photographs of various subjects with our phones. This two session course will cover smart phone camera features, creative techniques, composition, and light. *One should have a basic knowledge of the operation of their phone’s camera but advanced features… Read more

Craft, Paint & Color (Adults) ~ Fridays, 10:30 (Register)

We are thrilled to announce the return of the Craft, Paint & Color Meetup Group. Following social distancing and face covering measures, the gathering will look a bit different. The group will use the large meeting room off of the lobby to accommodate for social distancing measures. The group size will be limited to maximum of 10 people. Registration is required and we will not be able to accommodate walk-in… Read more

Recorded Program ~ Following Election Results with R. Mikkelsen

Unprecedented political turmoil combined with changes in election laws and media practices will make following the results of the November 3 national elections harder than most of us have experienced before. Journalist, Randall Mikkelsen, a veteran of several national political campaigns and election nights, spoke about strategies for staying well-informed and sane on election night and the days after. Randall Mikkelsen has worked as a financial and political journalist with… Read more

Get started from home – Research Your Family Tree: 6 part-course for Beginners

*Two Slot Remain Open To Join! Ready to take the plunge but haven’t any idea how to start researching your family history? Register for a six-part course and join in one of America’s most popular hobbies, second only to gardening! Getting started is the hardest part! Researching Your Family Tree has started meeting through email.  There are 2 spots still open to join this program. These slots are being offered … Read more

The Keys to Public Speaking No-One is Talking About with Linda Ugelow ~ (Register Please) @ 6:30 on 2/13/2020

linda-ugelowJoin us as Linda Ugelow techniques and methods to speaking confidently in every situation. Learn tips and tricks to feeling more confident, relaxed, and natural in public speaking. The program is free and open to the public. It’s your turn to get up to speak and that familiar rush of adrenaline takes over your body. We are told that fear is inevitable and we either push through it or avoid… Read more

Stark Decency: NH’s WW II German Prisoner of War Camp ~ *Program cancelled ~ this event will be rescheduled at a later date.

*As of 3/9 the presenter has cancelled and this event will be rescheduled at a later date.  Thank you for your understanding. During World War II, 300 German prisoners of war were held at Camp Stark near the village of Stark in New Hampshire’s North Country. Allen Koop reveals the history of this camp, which tells us much about our country’s war experience and about our state. Presenter:  Allen Koop… Read more

CBD 101: Demystifying CBD ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on 1/30/2020

There has been a lot of information lately about CBD. Deborah A. Fudge, D.C. & Doug Fryday, D.C. will be discussing: What is CBD? The history of hemp. Why is there so much stigma around CBD? Hemp vs Marijuana – what’s the difference? The Endocannabinoid System. What is Endocannabinoid Deficiency Syndrome? About the presenters: Dr. Deb Fudge and Dr. Doug Fryday are wellness lifestyle experts who have been in practice… Read more

Do You Know Where Your DNA Is? Presented by Albert E. Scherr, Professor of Law ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday, 1/13/2020

DNApuzzleThe genetic future is now. It is very likely that some commercial, medical research or governmental entity has either your DNA sample or your genetic information. And, you don’t know it and may not even know that they have collected and stored it. Do You Know Where Your DNA Is? takes you through the current state of forensic DNA technology, genetic genealogy, familial searching and wrongful convictions based on post-conviction… Read more

The Connecticut: New England’s Great River ~ (NH Humanities) Register to attend @ 6:30 on 11/7/2019

ConnecticutThe largest river in New England rises in a small beaver pond near the Canadian border and flows over 400 miles through four states, falling 2,670 feet to the sea through America’s only watershed-based national fish and wildlife refuge. Adair Mulligan leads an armchair tour of this great river in New Hampshire and Vermont, exploring its history and natural beauty through the seasons and among the communities that have sprung… 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