Monadnock Center Blog
At our November Hearth Cooking Saturday, several people requested the recipe for the no-knead bread we baked in our our beehive oven. You may not have a beehive oven at your house but this easy bread tastes just as good when baked in a modern oven. Once you have made a loaf, you will go […]
People could not stay in their seats. A phenomenal show by Los Sugar Kings – thanks boys, for bringing it to the Monadnock Center!
On Sunday, October 25, the Hancock Historical Society formally dedicated their newly-restored upstairs ballroom in honor of Orland Eaton, one of the Society’s founding members and its first president. The occasion also provided an opportunity for attendees to view other recently completed renovations. At this event, Hancock resident and Historical Society board member Roberta Nylander presented […]
On Wednesday, October 14, there was an opening reception for the exhibit “Gents Bow- Ladies Know How”: Traditional Dance in the Monadnock Region, 1750-2015, at the NH State Library in Concord. This exhibit, a collaboration between the Monadnock Folklore Society and the Monadnock Center for History and Culture, was on display here at the Monadnock […]
I once knew a woman who lived in Hancock. Not in the village, but on Rt. 137 south of town. For some reason she never felt comfortable living in Hancock, even though she was very friendly and outgoing and neighborly. It just wasn’t her town. After a while her circumstances permitted her to move, which […]