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New Hampshire Fiddle Madness- Music in Bass Hall
By November 5, 2022 Read More →

New Hampshire Fiddle Madness- Music in Bass Hall

How delightful to be at a Celtic music session, listening to enchanting tunes from Ireland, Scotland,  Shetland, Cape Breton,  and of course our own Celtic-influenced New England music. Part of the magic of such a session is the intuitive interaction between musicians, a spontaneity that can only come from years of familiarity with the repertoire. That’s […]

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Hiroya Tsukamoto: Music in Bass Hall
By August 6, 2022 Read More →

Hiroya Tsukamoto: Music in Bass Hall

Music in Bass Hall welcomes back guitarist Hiroya Tsukamoto on Saturday, August 6! Hiroya Tsukamoto is an innovative guitarist and composer who fuses folk, jazz, and world music. Tsukamoto’s instrumental abilities are breathtaking and astounding, but his performances are so much more than that.  He has the unique capability of engaging an audience through a […]

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Deep Water- Book Signing and Talk
By July 30, 2022 Read More →

Deep Water- Book Signing and Talk

Deep Water- Murder, Scandal, and Intrigue in a New England Town Author Kenneth Sheldon will read from his newest book, Deep Water—Murder, Scandal, and Intrigue in a New England Town published in June by Down East Books. Deep Water explores the unsolved murder of William K. Dean in 1918. In the waning days of World War […]

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13th Annual Fairy House Day
By July 16, 2022 Read More →

13th Annual Fairy House Day

Join us for day of magic and imagination when the wee fairy folk return to the Monadnock Center for our 13th annual Fairy House Day! Children of all ages can explore the center’s grounds to discover fairy houses, fairy doors, and magical places. Wear your best fairy finery and join us for a summer’s day […]

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96th Annual Independence Day Ceremony
By July 4, 2022 Read More →

96th Annual Independence Day Ceremony

The Monadnock Center for History and Culture invites the community to its 96th Annual Independence Day Ceremony on Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m. This tradition, going back to 1926, includes a flag raising, Reading of the Declaration of Independence and a short talk. The ceremony is held outdoors on the front lawn of the […]

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Steve Poltz- Peterborough Folk Music Society
By June 23, 2022 Read More →

Steve Poltz- Peterborough Folk Music Society

In 20 years since his full-length solo debut, One Left Shoe, Steve Poltz blessed the world’s ears with thirteen solo records, spanning the acclaimed 2010 Dreamhouse and most recently, Shine On in 2019. NPR summed it up best, “Critics and fans alike now regard Poltz as a talented and prolific songwriter.” To learn more and purchase tickets […]

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The Grand Monadnock Gallery Talk
By June 16, 2022 Read More →

The Grand Monadnock Gallery Talk

Enjoy our new exhibit, The Grand Monadnock, in this curator-led gallery talk. Mount Monadnock doesn’t have one history but many histories! We begin the talk with the mountain’s geology and natural history and the origin of the name. Then, we will explore the mountain’s role in the development of tourism in the region, how the […]

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Ellis Paul- Peterborough Folk Music Society
By June 11, 2022 Read More →

Ellis Paul- Peterborough Folk Music Society

Though some may refer to Ellis Paul as a folksinger, he is more, for lack of a better word, a singular storyteller, a musician whose words reach out from inside and yet also express the feelings, thoughts and sensibilities that most people can relate to in one way or another, regardless of age or upbringing. […]

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Peterborough 100 Years Ago Walking Tour
By June 11, 2022 Read More →

Peterborough 100 Years Ago Walking Tour

100 years ago, downtown Peterborough was a bustling mill village on the verge of big changes! See the ways the town has changed since 1922 and the places that remain the same. Step back to 1922 on this walking tour through Peterborough’s downtown and learn about the people and businesses that shaped the town. The […]

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NH Gives 2022
By June 7, 2022 Read More →

NH Gives 2022

NH Gives, an initiative of the NH Center for Nonprofits, is a powerful, statewide 24-hour online fundraising event designed to build community, connect donors to local nonprofits, and generate excitement about the nonprofit sector. During the NH Gives event, the Monadnock Center asks the community support our programs and historic buildings through a one-time special […]

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