Our annual Summer Theatre Camp culminates in a Kids' Double Feature performance, and our casts will present Disney's Aristocats Kids and Guys & Dolls Jr. this Friday, July 24 at 10am, 2pm & 7pm in the air-conditioned Hieber Theater at Goffstown High School.
Our elementary students will present the Aristocats, based on the popular 1970 movie - the show is approximately 30 minutes long. Following a brief intermission, where snacks will be available by donation, our middle school students will present Guys and Dolls Jr., an abridged version of the popular Frank Loesser Musical. This show runs about 60 minutes.Tickets are $5 general admission ....READ MORE....
Planning for National Night Out is in full swing. We hope to see community members come out and join us for this fun family event. There will be music, food, and lots of activities for the kids. Try your hand at dunking one of your local police officers in the dunk tank! There will be lots to do and see. Tuesday August 4th from 5p to 8p in the Shaws Plaza parking lot. We hope to see you there.
Goffstown - 13 July 2015: The Goffstown, Mont Vernon and New Boston Republican Committees hosted Presidential Candidate, SC Senator Lindsey Graham on 10 July 2015. The Meet and Greet was held at the IOOF Webster Lodge. The Committees were very appreciative for the use of the hall.
Senator Graham touched on many topics of interest to voters and covered subject matter in depth. Several questions were asked during the event, which was very casual and detailed answers were provided.
Please feel free to watch the film presentation VIA the link provided below and share this page with others who may have an interest. Still images of the event are also available here. ...read more and WATCH THE FILM PRESENTATION HERE....
Goffstown - 9 July 2015 by Joshua Desrochers: This is a great show to carve out an hour or so and bring the kids to! Based on the popular childrens' book series by Victoria Kann, the music is infectious and the kids will leave the theater singing all about it. The show runs approximately an hour and is followed by a Pinkalicious Cupcake Party. .....READ MORE FOR show times and dates....
Goffstown - Goffstown Rotary Club hosted its annual passing of the gavel meeting on June 30, 2015. President Michele Sheppard passed the gavel to incoming president, Durwood Sargent. In turn, President Sargent presented her with a commemorative plaque citing her leadership over the past year and thanked her for all her efforts on the club’s behalf. David Cookman was named Rotarian of the Year for his ....READ MORE....
DUNBARTON – 7 July 2015 by Andrea Douglas, Director: The library staff and trustees are thrilled to announce the publication of our beautiful anniversary book, Dunbarton's 250th: A Literary and Visual Celebration. Throughout the spring, children, teens and adults thought deeply about what they love about this quaint and rural place they call home, and submitted inspiring poems, essays and artwork which reflected their appreciation of Dunbarton. The winning cover design was created by graduating senior Olivia Dodd. Truly a collector's item, the $35.00 book can be pre-ordered. There is also an opportunity to donate a little more to help subsidize the cost for other families. A purchase form will be available on our website (dunbartonlibrary.org) or at the library.
We invite young children ages 2-7 to join our fun storytime sessions Thursday afternoons at 4pm. We have purchased some great new titles, and are looking forward to sharing giggles and guffaws. Please call or email us to sign up. ............READ MORE...........
Goffstown - 19 June 2015: At long last, the Transportation Enhancement (TE) project on the Goffstown Rail Trail has reached the construction phase! Conceptual planning for this project began in 2008, followed by a grant submission in 2009, and grant award in 2010.
The project consists of multiple improvements at four sites on the Goffstown Rail Trail. These are:
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Goffstown - New Boston - Dunbarton: Tri-Town Youth Soccer League is preparing for the Fall 2015 Season! Tri-Town YSL is a co-ed, recreational soccer league for children and young adults ages 4 through 18. NEW this year, the League will be using US Youth Soccer Association age divisions based in player ages on August 1, 2015: U6, U8, U10, U12, and U14. The senior division will consist of U16 and U19 together or split, depending on the number of players.
Goffstown 16 June 2015: Last Thursday, Durwood Sargent, President Elect of the Goffstown Rotary Club attended the Goffstown High School Awards Night. On behalf of Goffstown Rotary, he had the honor of issuing $100 book scholarships to each of the eight graduating seniors, who are members of Goffstown's Rotary Interact Club! All of these individuals have proven to be great potential leaders, and have truly shown thus far that they believe in and abide by the 4 principles of Rotary:
* Is it the truth?
* Is it fair to all concerned?
* Will it build goodwill and better friendships?
* Will it be beneficial to all concerned?
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New Boston is well know for its annual 4th of July Celebration starting out with the parade at 10am. The parade passes through the village center along route 13 south and winds up at the 4H Fairgrounds. Parade floats are voted on for best of. During the day events are held all day long until dusk with fireworks beginning at 9:15pm. This is a family and friends event not to be missed. Spend all day in New Boston for some of the best in family fun.
A throw back to 2014 with the New Boston 4th of July parade
GOFFSTOWN - 13 June 2015: Keira Amirault, age 9, of Goffstown is going to be representing New England in an international pageant next month. The July 20-24th. Keira won the preliminary pageant last November and won the on May 30th. She won the Miniature Miss division for girls 7-9. Keira is a 4th grader at , where she is Student Council President. In the fall, she will attend . She is also involved in the and the .take place in Dallas, Texas on
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June 12, 2015
SOLAR UP NEW HAMPSHIRE IS HERE
Goffstown and Bedford have joined together for a 4-month program to assist those interested in solar energy. What you need to know:
Graduation is at Sullivan Arena St Anselm College June 17th at 7pm
Many thanks to the folks at Goffstown Television for bringing this event forward to the public domain
Dunbarton, NH: On Thursday, June 4th 2015 around 5:44 P.M., Dunbarton Police and Dunbarton Fire/EMS were dispatched to a residence on Karen Road for a report of an unconscious male locked inside a port-a-potty.
Upon arriving on scene, police found that several people in the area were able to gain access to the unconscious male, later identified as Andrew Bergeron of Antrim. Bergeron regained consciousness and was transported to a local hospital for further treatment and evaluation. On scene investigation revealed that Bergeron had overdosed on heroin.
Bergeron was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled drug/narcotic. Police found heroin, a used hypodermic needle and other drug paraphernalia at the scene. .....read more.....
Goffstown Rail Trail UPDATE 5 June 2015: Summer is just around the corner, and with it, comes always comes construction projects. Soon, work will start on two Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons on points where the Rail Trail meets Rt. 114. What are these beacons? How do you use them? With a little help from.....read more and WATCH THE VIDEO.....
DUNBARTON MAN CHARGED WITH DUI, DRUG POSSESSION AFTER FORCING VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD
Dunbarton, NH: On Thursday, June 4th 2015 around 8:42 A.M., Dunbarton Police responded to the area of Stark Highway North and Devil Steps Road after receiving multiple reports of a commercial utility vehicle forcing other drivers off the road by driving on the wrong side of the road. One of the witnesses, an off-duty police officer, assisted with stopping the vehicle and apprehending the suspect.
Devin Levensailor, 29, of Stark Highway North in Dunbarton, was arrested at the scene and charged with driving under the influence – second offense, transporting drugs in a motor vehicle, reckless driving and three counts of possession of a controlled drug. Police found a hypodermic needle, marijuana, lorazepam, methadone and drug paraphernalia in Levensailor’s possession .....read more....
Concord, New Hampshire - 3 June 2015: Who can compare to cooking up 1,100 hot dogs being served with bags of potato chips, 200lbs of potato salad and macaroni salad along with dishing out over 600 sodas and water bottles in just 3 hours? Let us know, because Goffstown / Weare / Deering State Representative, John A. Burt outdid himself this year over the three prior years.
Burt holds his annual Hot Dog Day on the front lawn of the New Hampshire State Capital building each June and this year attendance was, well simply outstanding. Burt was pleased with the turnout and the fun everyone had during the event.
*** PATRIOTIC CELEBRATION NEWS ***
This years Celebration is scheduled for Friday July 17th & Saturday July 18th.
Parade Theme is "Let's Take a Trip". (Ex: Take a trip to the 60's; Hunting trip gone wrong; Beach trip; etc.) Line up begins at 9:00 a.m. with the parade starting at 10:30. For information, please call either Amy Osborne @ 582-9939 or Meg Bergeron @ 540-7198
Below is the 2014 parade filmed by GoffstownToday.com
Dunbarton 25 May 2015 by Nicole Bullis: The Dunbarton Silverbirch 4H Club, along with the American Legion participated in the laying of the Wreaths Ceremony on the veterans' monuments in the town common on Memorial Day.
On Saturday May 30th the Club will be hosting a luncheon for the Senior Citizens who have volunteered their time and service to the Silverbirch 4H club.
The next 4H meeting will be held Friday June 12th at 7:00 pm Please contact Wendy Dailey at 774-5317 for any questions.
The program will include remarks from student speaker Michael Neveu of Goffstown, a 2015 graduate of the Biological Sciences program, and a keynote address by Richard Ober, president and chief executive officer of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The program also includes .... read more
Goffstown (Pinardville) 13 May 2015: The Girard at Large facilities located above has expanded it's facilities for full operation to service the area in morning talk radio and additional programming. Highlighted for the evening were several ribbon cutting ceremonies in celebration of host, Richard Girard's operation to provide an array of ....read more....
Choral Collaboration at St. Anselm Abbey on 22nd May - Choirs from Belmont High School, Goffstown High School, John Stark Regional High School, Manchester Memorial High School and Windham High School will join together in a “Collaborative Choral Concert” on May 22 at 3pm at St. Anselm College’s Abbey Church. The three school choirs will each perform a few pieces from their repertoire over the school year, and then the schools will sing three pieces together. CLICK here for the full ANNOUNCEMENT