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Karaoke

Alstead Karaoke

29

Mar

family-friendly  Karaoke   Friday, April 1st          8 p.m.    all ages ~  $5   It’s been 13 years since the karaoke party that sparked the creation of Mole Hill Theatre.  Celebrate the anniversary of that monumental eve at this special April Fool’s Day Karaoke.  This is your chance to take the stage …

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Harrisville’s Historic Village and more!

25

Mar

Harrisville, New Hampshire. Roads that meander with the natural curve of rivers, ponds, and lakes. A profusion of trees backlit by sunlight that open to reveal expansive fields and resolute stonewalls. These are the picturesque images that will lead you – no matter which direction you’re coming from – toward the quaint brick village of …

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Keene Music Festival

9 Ways you know you went to college in the Monadnock region

21

Mar

Colleges bring in a lot of new faces to the Monadnock region. Whether it’s Keene State, River Valley, Antioch, Franklin Pierce, New England College, or the New Hampshire Institute of Art, some Monadnock college experiences are universal.  Discover Monadnock has compiled this handy list for making the most of your time here now, or reminiscing …

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Hops for a craft brewery

Monadnock Brewery Tour

16

Mar

The Monadnock Brewery Tour – A True Craft Beer Destination I enjoy craft beer, mainly due to the fact that I’ve dabbled in making it myself off and on over the last twelve years. My basic understanding of the process has given me an appreciation for this particular art form and a recognition for how difficult …

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English Country Dance

English Country Dance in Peterborough

15

Mar

English Country Dance in Peterborough NH on Sunday March 20th   Nelson, NH — February 28, 2016 — The Monadnock Folklore Society presents the third in its series of English Country Dances with the theme “Dance Around Monadnock.”   On March 20th from 2:00 to 5:00 PM, the dance will be held in Bass Hall …

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Butterfly Swing Band

3

Mar

 forget the lion…. Swing March in like a Butterfly!   Butterfly Swing Band  Saturday, March 5th      ~ Basie ~ Porter ~ Ellington~             ~ classic swing ~    The Butterfly Swing Band plays joyous dance music with a classic swing groove. Guaranteed to get you schmoozin’ & movin’, the ensemble includes trumpet, sax, clarinet, guitar, bass …

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Film Screening

KSC Film Screening

3

Mar

Join us at 7pm, Monday, March 7 at the Thorne for an hour long program examining art and film. We’ll screen an hour of films (or film excerpts) by members of the film faculty and then have a conversation between selected art/design faculty and film faculty about connections and differences between film and art. Refreshments …

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5 Great Ways to Discover Marlow

4

Feb

With its white church, clapboard buildings and lily pond in the center of town, Marlow, New Hampshire is the epitome of the quintessential rural Yankee village. Cited in the 15 Prettiest Winter Villages in New England by Yankee Magazine, this quiet hamlet at the northern border of the Monadnock region is teeming with idyllic farms, a vibrant …

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New Year’s Resolution: 10 Fire Tower Sites in the Monadnock Region

7

Jan

At the beginning of the each year many of us like to make resolutions for all the things we want to accomplish. Most of them have to do with practicing healthier habits, losing weight, getting in shape. All worthy, but we leave those for our friends at Healthy Monadnock to write about. At Discover Monadnock, …

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Monadnock Region Snow Forecast: Yes it’s coming! 7 Fun Winter Destinations

4

Dec

Waiting for snow? You’re not alone. Mild late autumn temperatures mean outdoor, cold-weather enthusiasts of all ages are chomping at the bit to suit up – and participate in their favorite winter sports. Skating. Skiing. Snowboarding. Sledding. Snowshoeing. Winter Hiking. Sleighrides. Ice Racing. The list of winter activities is endless as long as you’re bundled …

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