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New Hampshire Fiddle Madness
By November 22, 2019 Read More →

New Hampshire Fiddle Madness

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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Immigrant Stories: Curator’s Gallery Talk
By October 31, 2019 Read More →

Immigrant Stories: Curator’s Gallery Talk

Learn the stories of immigrant families who left their homelands to make a new life in the Monadnock Region in this special exhibit at the Monadnock Center. Through images, family stories, and objects, Immigrant Stories traces the journeys and lives of immigrants from the British Isles, Italy, Quebec, Lebanon, Germany, Greece, Portugal, Sweden, Finland, and the Democratic […]

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Hearth Cooking: An Apple A Day
By October 26, 2019 Read More →

Hearth Cooking: An Apple A Day

New Hampshire’s favorite fall fruit is on the menu for our October Hearth Cooking Saturday. Stop by the Phoenix Mill House to sample apple recipes prepared over the open hearth and learn about life in a 1830s mill village from our costumed interpreters, the Prescott Family. Our October menu includes Children’s Boiled Fruit Pudding, Autumn […]

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Peterborough 150 Years Ago Walking Tour
By October 19, 2019 Read More →

Peterborough 150 Years Ago Walking Tour

Join us for a 150 years ago walking tour! Explore Peterborough’s downtown and discover the mill village and commercial center as it was 150 years ago. Learn about the industries and businesses at that time and see buildings that have stood for 150 years or more. The tour will feature a set of historic photographs […]

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Lunch and Learn: Frank Benson Sporting Art
By October 17, 2019 Read More →

Lunch and Learn: Frank Benson Sporting Art

Frank Weston Benson (1862-1951) was a painter and chairman of the painting department at the Museum of Fine Arts School, Boston. Primarily known for his impressionist portraits, Benson also made images of sporting and wildlife. At this Lunch & Learn, we will examine Benson’s sporting works and his connections to the Dublin Art Colony. Lunch […]

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Monadnock Art Tour Preview Exhibition
By October 14, 2019 Read More →

Monadnock Art Tour Preview Exhibition

The Monadnock Center is pleased to host the Monadnock Art Tour 2019 Preview Exhibition in Bass Hall. Now in its 24th year, the Monadnock Art Tour is one of New England’s premier art tours featuring over 70 artists who open their studios on Columbus Day weekend. The exhibition brings examples of the remarkable range and […]

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Monadnock Art Tour Preview Exhibition
By September 14, 2019 Read More →

Monadnock Art Tour Preview Exhibition

The Monadnock Center is pleased to host the Monadnock Art Tour 2019 Preview Exhibition in Bass Hall. Now in its 24th year, the Monadnock Art Tour is one of New England’s premier art tours featuring over 70 artists who open their studios on Columbus Day weekend. The exhibition brings examples of the remarkable range and variety of work […]

Lunch and Learn: Elizabeth Yates McGreal
By July 25, 2019 Read More →

Lunch and Learn: Elizabeth Yates McGreal

Elizabeth Yates McGreal (1905-2001), was an author, humanitarian, and activist best known for her 1950 book Amos Fortune, Free Man. The author of more than 20 books for adults and children, McGreal began her career writing in New York in the 1920s. After her marriage in 1929, Elizabeth and William McGreal spent a decade in Europe […]

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Music in Bass Hall: Zoe Lewis
By April 8, 2017 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall: Zoe Lewis

Zoe Lewis is a band in a body! She plays jazz, jump jive, latin grooves, swing, international folk, funk originals on anything from the piano to the spoons! Troubadour, vaudevillian, storyteller, adventurer, singer-songwriter! winner of the Colorado Rocky Mountain Folks Festival Troubadour Award in 2003, new folk winner 2002 at the Kerrville Folk Festival in Texas […]

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Music in Bass Hall: The Strathspey and Reel Society of New Hampshire
By April 2, 2017 Read More →

Music in Bass Hall: The Strathspey and Reel Society of New Hampshire

Tickets $18 / $15 members, seniors, students. Order online below or call 603-924-3235 An afternoon of Scottish music, featuring members of the Strathspey and Reel Society of New Hampshire.  SRSNH was founded in 1988 to encourage the learning and preservation of traditional Scottish music. Though based in Concord, NH, the Society draws membership of over […]

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