Barnstead community members are sponsoring a breakfast buffet on
February 20th to benefit our friend and neighbor, Becky Eaton.
Becky was diagnosed with cancer in September 2015, and is undergoing
chemotherapy. Breakfast will be from 8am until 11am at the
Barnstead Parade Fire Station at 305 Parade Rd. Come and show your
support for Becky! For more information, please contact Brian
Tedcastle at 235-4191 or Dave Murley at 435-6692.
Nicole Rott of Barnstead was named to the
Dean’s List for the fall 2015 semester at Rivier University in Nashua,
New Hampshire. Rott, a junior majoring in Elementary Education and
Special Education, earned this status by maintaining a term grade point
average of at least 3.5 on a scale of four.
Oscar Foss Memorial Library News
Family Movie Night
On Monday, February 22nd the library welcomes families to join us at 7pm
for an evening of free family entertainment. Relax and enjoy a great new
PG movie and some popcorn on us in front of our big screen!
Open Game Night!
Join us on Thursday, February 25th at 6pm for Open Game Night! Build
some cool creations with Minecraft and show off your skills on our brand
new Wii U gaming system donated by the Friends of the Library! Make new
friends and share tips and tricks about the games you love. Please bring
your own laptops or smart devices for Minecraft, as the library has a
minimal amount of devices to share. Snacks will be provided, so come on
down and enjoy this free event!
Please call the library (269-3900) or visit our website (oscarfoss.org) for
more information about these or any of our other programs or events.
There is always something happening at the Oscar Foss Memorial Library!
Library Hours are: Monday; 2pm-8pm, Tuesday & Wednesday; 10am-5pm,
Thursday; 5pm-8pm, Friday; 2pm-5pm, Saturday; 9am-Noon.
Maryanne H. Martin, 59, of Center Barnstead,
died February 3rd at the Concord Hospital following a brief illness.
She was born in Cambridge, MA, the daughter of
James and Nancy Gardner. She was employed by Pleasant View Gardens in
Loudon for the past 16 years.
She is survived by three daughters, Jillian
and Joanne Martin both of Barnstead and Kimberly Martin of Freedom; a
son Greg Martin of Pembroke; two grandchildren, Aurora and Addison; a
brother James Gardner, and a niece Janet Manning.
Services will be scheduled at a later date.
The Waters Funeral Home, David Pollard, Director, is assisting with