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La Donna Musicale- Music in Bass Hall
By May 11, 2024 Read More →

La Donna Musicale- Music in Bass Hall

Combining stirring performances with groundbreaking scholarship, award-winning ensemble La Donna Musicale presents: Love and Libations: Julie Pinel and Airs of France on Saturday, May 11 at 7:30 p.m. This program explores the distinctive secular contributions of women composers from Paris to the French Baroque and Rococo genres of airs sérieux and airs à boire (serious […]

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Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk
By April 26, 2024 Read More →

Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk

Join exhibition curator Michelle Stahl for a gallery talk exploring the artwork of artist, engraver, illustrator and teacher Nora S. Unwin (1907-1982). The talk will take visitors through two galleries displaying Unwin’s work from her days as an art student in London to the abstract compositions of her late career. The retrospective exhibition features more […]

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Lunch & Learn: The Two Wilson Taverns
By April 25, 2024 Read More →

Lunch & Learn: The Two Wilson Taverns

Explore Peterborough’s 18th century history with a look at the two Wilson Taverns operated by a father and a son. Robert Wilson ran a tavern on the road to Sharon in the days of the Revolution. Later, after Robert’s tavern burned, his son built a new Wilson Tavern not far from where he grew up […]

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Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk
By April 13, 2024 Read More →

Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk

Join exhibition us for a curator-led gallery talk exploring the artwork of artist, engraver, illustrator and teacher Nora S. Unwin (1907-1982). The talk will take visitors through two galleries displaying Unwin’s work from her days as an art student in London to the abstract compositions of her late career. The retrospective exhibition features more than […]

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Community Conversations: Where Does the ConVal School District Go From Here?
By April 10, 2024 Read More →

Community Conversations: Where Does the ConVal School District Go From Here?

Nine towns created the ConVal School District in 1967 with the aim to provide the highest quality education for the community’s children. After 57 years, the community is faced with tough decisions about consolidation and school closures. A historic vote to amend the District’s articles of agreement on March 12 is having far-reaching impact on […]

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NH Scottish Music Club- Music in Bass Hall
By April 6, 2024 Read More →

NH Scottish Music Club- Music in Bass Hall

Put on your tartan and join us when the Scottish Music Club orchestra returns to Bass Hall on April 6 at 3 p.m. This Tartan Day celebration features exuberant jigs and reels, strathspeys, heart-wrenching airs, and more, interspersed with informative and entertaining narrative. The New Hampshire Scottish Music Club was founded in 1988 as The […]

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MacDowell Downtown
By April 5, 2024 Read More →

MacDowell Downtown

April details to come! MacDowell Downtown MacDowell Downtown is back for its 21st season! This public event happens at 7:30 p.m. on First Fridays, March through November, at the Monadnock Center for History and Culture in Peterborough, unless otherwise noted. Every month, a MacDowell artists-in-residence presents their work in an intimate and beautiful setting, at no cost. The Monadnock Center […]

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David Francey- Peterborough Folk Music
By April 3, 2024 Read More →

David Francey- Peterborough Folk Music

Postponed due to winter storm! Please visit the Peterborough Folk Music Society website HERE for more information. A truly authentic folk singer, David Francey is a documentarian of the working person who never imagined earning a living from his music. But when he was in his 40s, his wife, artist Beth Girdler, encouraged him to […]

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Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk
By March 28, 2024 Read More →

Nora Unwin Exhibition Gallery Talk

Join us for a curator-led gallery talk exploring the artwork of artist, engraver, illustrator and teacher Nora S. Unwin (1907-1982). The talk will take visitors through two galleries displaying Unwin’s work from her days as an art student in London to the abstract compositions of her late career. The retrospective exhibition features more than 80 […]

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Lunch & Learn- Marian MacDowell
By March 21, 2024 Read More →

Lunch & Learn- Marian MacDowell

Marian MacDowell, pianist and co-founder of MacDowell, is the subject of our women’s history month Lunch & Learn program. Marian Nevins MacDowell founded MacDowell with her husband, the famed American composer Edward MacDowell in 1907 to give artists uninterrupted time and a supportive space to create enduring works of art. After her husband’s early death, […]

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