The Pittsfield High School Class Of 1966 50th Class Reunion will
be held in the Pittsfield Congregational Church vestry on July 23rd from
3-6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. If you can attend call Pete
Riel at 603-269-8861.
Barnstead Old Home Day is looking for food vendors on September 17th.
Email contact [email protected] or you
can send a SASE and mail it to the town hall for an application.
Gubernatorial Candidate Jeanie Forrester And State Representative
Candidate Norm Silber To Address Belknap County Republican Committee
Meeting Wednesday, July 13
The Belknap County Republican Committee has
announced that their next monthly meeting is scheduled for Wednesday,
July 13 at 6:30 pm at the Top of the Town Restaurant, 88 Ladd Hill Rd in
This month, the Belknap County Republican Committee will have two guest
speakers. Norm Silber of Gilford, a candidate for State
Representative in Gilford/Meredith District 2 will address the
Committee. Our keynote speaker will be Meredith resident State
Senator Jeanie Forrester, who is running for Governor. Both of the
speakers will share their reasons for running, and will take questions
from those in attendance.
The Republican candidates who have thrown
their hats into the ring to represent Belknap County in the State House,
Senate, and county positions will be given the opportunity to introduce
themselves and speak briefly about their qualifications.
In addition, results of this year’s annual
Belknap County Republican Committee Sunset Dinner Cruise held on May 27
will be announced, and an update will be provided regarding the upcoming
Republican Convention in Cleveland.
Belknap County GOP meetings are open to ALL Republicans and like-minded
Independents. Per their usual meeting format, if you’re interested in
having dinner (at your option) and/or wish to socialize before the
meeting, plan to arrive as early as 5:00 pm.
The Committee thanks its members for
continuing to bring food pantry donations to the meetings, and again
reminds them to bring a non-perishable food item to this month’s
For more information, please check the Committee’s website at
www.BelknapCountyGOP.org or send an email to
Candidates For Executive Council – Joe Kenney
& Sam Cataldo To Address Barnstead-Alton-Gilmanton Republican Committee
The Barnstead-Alton-Gilmanton Republican Committee (BARC’G) has
announced that their next monthly meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, July
12 at 6:30 pm at J.J. Goodwin’s Restaurant (upstairs dining room), 769
Suncook Valley Highway (Rt 28), in Center Barnstead.
This month’s guest speakers will be Joe Kenney, District 1 Executive
Councilor who is running for re-election, and State Senator Sam Cataldo
who is running for District 2 Executive Councilor. Here’s your
opportunity to hear from two people who are running for a position that
serves as a check and balance of the Governor. They ensure the
executive branch of state government is fiscally conservative and above
In addition, the Committee welcomes other candidates who will be on the
ballot in Belknap County who wish to introduce themselves to our
members. They will also discuss activities underway leading up to
the primary scheduled for Tuesday, September 13.
BARC’G meetings are open to all Republicans and like-minded Independents
from Alton, Barnstead, and Gilmanton, and any other towns in New
Hampshire. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from the various
candidates running for statewide office at this meeting and future
meetings to help you make up your mind regarding whom to vote for.
There is no charge to attend the meetings.
Per their usual meeting format, if you’re
interested in having dinner (at your option) or wish to socialize before
the meeting, plan to arrive as early as 5:30pm.
The Committee reminds you to bring a non-perishable food item (cans of
soup, tuna fish, etc, etc) to the meeting for distribution to local food
For more information, please send an email to
or [email protected].
Oscar Foss Memorial Library News
Summer Reading @ OFML!
Our 2016 Summer Reading Program has begun! Individuals of all ages can
still register anytime during the month of July. Whenever participants
record books or attend library activities they will receive a raffle
ticket to enter to win exciting prizes! Stop by the library to log books
or record online at oscarfoss.org. Weekly activities begin the week of
July 4th. Check out our online calendar for events or stop by the
library to pick up a hard copy.
Read With Zara!
Need a little practice reading or just love
dogs? Register to read to Zara—our very special Reading Therapy Dog.
Zara will be at the library on Mondays from 4-5pm starting on July 11th
and continue for four weeks. Sessions will run for 15 minutes per
family. Come in to the library or call 269-3900 to sign up for a
session, or two!
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 Mondays from 2 to 8 p.m.,
Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays from 5 to 8
p.m., Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.
Barnstead Parks And Recreation Summer Concert
Please join Barnstead Parks and Recreation on Saturday, July 9 as it
welcomes the Yeah Guys to the summer concert stage. This
performance will be a fun filled evening featuring an eclectic mix of
some of the world’s best rock and roll tunes. Headed by singer /
guitarist Jeff Mrozek, and featuring John Michaud on drums, and Mark
Huzar on bass for his second appearance in Barnstead this summer.
The show starts at 6:00 pm.
The Friends of the Oscar Foss Memorial Library will be on hand offering
concessions. Remember to bring a lawn chair or blanket and a
friend or three. As always, smoking and alcohol are prohibited on
the Parade Grounds. Come enjoy this free event and show your
support for local music!