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Music in Bass Hall presents Bayou X
By February 15, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents Bayou X

Get ready for a wild night with Bayou X in Bass Hall on Friday, February 15! New Orleans native Peter Simoneaux will play fiddle, and spouse Linda covers the accordions and vocals. Bob Everingham on electric guitar, Luke Houk on electric bass, and Ben Carr on drums round out Bayou X for an evening of […]

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Music in Bass Hall presents Cormac McCarthy
By January 26, 2019 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall presents Cormac McCarthy

Singer-Songwriter Cormac McCarthy opens the 2019 Music in Bass Hall concert series on January 26 at 7:30 p.m. The evening will feature songs from his latest album Collateral, a milestone recording in his notable career as a singer and a songwriter. Time and experience have drawn this talented artist to a new and compelling crossroad […]

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Community Conversations: Should NH Legalize Cannabis?
By January 15, 2019 Read More →

Community Conversations: Should NH Legalize Cannabis?

Should New Hampshire legalize cannabis for recreational use? We are bordered by states (Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont) that have legalized and taxed cannabis for recreational use. New Hampshire allows medical marijuana manufacturing, but is it inevitable that recreational use comes next? The state decriminalized marijuana in 2017, but the bill put forward to legalize recreational […]

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Lunch and Learn: The New Deal Legacy in the Monadnock Region
By January 10, 2019 Read More →

Lunch and Learn: The New Deal Legacy in the Monadnock Region

Roosevelt’s New Deal left a legacy in the Monadnock Region that continues to the present day. From municipal improvements, recreation, and even public art, the New Deal still impacts our lives today in the region. At this Lunch and Learn, we will explore some of  the projects, places and people involved in this effort to […]

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First Friday Hearth Cooking Open House
By January 4, 2019 Read More →

First Friday Hearth Cooking Open House

Ring in the New Year on First Friday in Peterborough at our Hearth Cooking Open House! Stop by the Phoenix Mill House between 5 and 6:30 when we will be serving some hot spiced cider and a treat prepared over the open hearth. While you enjoy the food and drink, learn what winter life was […]

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Hearth Cooking Saturday: Stretching the Dollar
By September 22, 2018 Read More →

Hearth Cooking Saturday: Stretching the Dollar

Visit the Phoenix Mill House to see and to taste authentic 1830s dishes prepared over the open hearth and learn about what life was like for the Prescott family. At our September hearth cooking session, we will be looking at the ways Mrs. Prescott would economize in the kitchen and stretch the family’s dollar to […]

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Rebecca Rule- Moved and Seconded Town Meeting in New Hampshire
By September 14, 2018 Read More →

Rebecca Rule- Moved and Seconded Town Meeting in New Hampshire

The Monadnock Center welcomes you to its 116th Annual Meeting with a special program with New Hampshire humorist and author Rebecca Rule! Drawing on research from her book, Moved and Seconded: Town Meeting in New Hampshire, the Present, the Past, and the Future, Rebecca Rule will regale guests with stories of the rituals, traditions, and […]

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Music in Bass Hall: Ben Cosgrove
By October 22, 2017 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall: Ben Cosgrove

Ben Cosgrove is a composer, pianist, and multi-instrumentalist based in New England. He performs regularly all over the country, writes scores for films, plays, radio, and television, and has produced several well-received albums of original instrumental music. His “electric and exhilarating” live performances on solo piano are at once dazzling and intimate, the music both […]

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Music in Bass Hall: The Austin Piazzolla Quintet
By September 29, 2017 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall: The Austin Piazzolla Quintet

Music in Bass Hall is thrilled to present, all the way from Texas, the Austin Piazzolla Quintet.  The Austin Piazzolla Quintet specializes in the music of the late Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla as well as original nuevo tango compositions.  Founded by James Anderson (violin), the APQ has been performing to captivated audiences since 2009.  With Jonathan […]

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90th Annual Independence Day Ceremony
By July 4, 2017 Read More →

90th Annual Independence Day Ceremony

Join us for the annual July 4th ceremony with a flag raising and reading of the Declaration of Independence. Kick off your Independence Day with a tradition 90 years in the making! This year’s speaker will be the Honorable Charles Bass and the Declaration will be read by Peterborough Selectman Tyler Ward. This event is […]

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