The Faith Formation program at Our Lady of Lourdes Church
in Pittsfield, is holding Catholic Religious Education Classes for
youth, children and adults.
Join us for
Orientation Day, Sunday morning, Sept. 8, from 9-10 am at Our Lady of
Lourdes Rectory located at 20 River Road in Pittsfield. For more
information, please contact Jeannie Garcia at 269-4143, 942-8716 or the
rectory at 435-6242.
Library Celebrates Grandparent’s Day!
Foss Memorial Library invites children of all ages to come to the
library on Friday, September 6th between 2 - 4 pm to create a special
“one of a kind” card for those special individuals who help to make
their lives complete. Grandparent’s Day is Sunday, September 8th.
is also “Library Card Sign-Up Month!” So come on down, get a card and
“check out” some great literature and all the free services the library
has to offer. Please call us at 269-3900 or come see us at the
circulation desk if you have questions about any of the programs or
events at the library.
A Budget At The Oscar Foss Memorial
your dinner with new ideas from renowned chef Liz Barbour on Monday,
October 21st at 7 pm the Oscar Foss Memorial Library. This program will
include samples and demonstrations of 2 recipes.
cooking demonstrations and recipes have been featured on New Hampshire
Chronicle, Liz appears regularly on WMUR Channel 9’s “Cooks Corner” and
her recipes are featured in various publications including New Hampshire
Magazine, the Nashua Telegraph and The Hippo. Space is limited. Call now
to sign-up for this Free program.
always something happening at the Oscar Foss Memorial Library. Hours:
Mon. 2pm – 8pm, Tues. and Wed. 10am – 5pm, Thurs. 5pm – 8pm, Fri. 2pm –
5pm and Sat. 9am – 12pm
this Sunday, September 8th as we kick off a new Sunday School year! We
will meet at the church for a 9:00 am Morning Service followed by a time
of refreshments. Then we will make our way up to the baseball fields on
Route 126 about 1/2 mile up from the church for some fun games and
lunch. This will be a day of family fun, games, and food.
You are invited to join us for this free event. If you have been
looking for a church to attend, come this Sunday and see what we are all
information, contact the church at 269-8831. The Center Barnstead
Christian Church is located on Route 126, next to the Town Hall.
Worden, 91, of Province Road, died at his home August 28th following a
brief illness. He was born in Shrewsbury, MA. the son of William John
and Mary (Hamm) Worden and lived in No. Grafton, MA. for many years.
He was a heavy equipment mechanic retiring from the E. L. Dauphinais
Concrete Co. He was a Navy Veteran during WWII serving in North Africa.
He has lived in Barnstead since 1984.
He was a
long time member of the Grafton Fire Department. He was a member of the
First Congregational Church of Pittsfield. He was an avid collector of
Lionel Trains and was a member of the 470 Railroad Club in Portland, ME.
He enjoyed day trips throughout New England and eating out. Two of his
favorite restaurants were the Wells Diner in Wells ME and the Main St.
Cafe in Alton with friends such as Ronna and Dawn. In 2010 he traveled
to Alaska with his daughter and son in-law for 17 days.
He was the
widower of Mary (Lacroix) Worden who died in 1989 and Jean (Stone)
Worden who died in 1999. Members of his family include a daughter
Marilyn Dansereau and her husband David of Barnstead; two grandchildren,
Zachery Worden and Amy Dansereau; and a sister, Beverly Denine of
Conover, NC. He was predeceased by a son William A. Worden and a
granddaughter Beth Dansereau.
Service was held Tuesday, Sept 3rd, at 10:00 am at the First
Congregational Church of Pittsfield. A Graveside Service followed at the
Pine Grove Cemetery, No. Grafton, MA. In lieu of flowers, donations in
his memory may be made to The 470 Railroad Club, PO Box 641, Portland
ME. 04104 or CRVNA Hospice Program, 30 Pillsbury St. Concord, NH 03301.
and Pollard Memorial Home, Pittsfield is assisting with arrangements. To
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