Epsom Public Library Summer Reading program continues with the
Family Movie “Space Warriors” on Monday, August 12th at 6:30 pm.
Popcorn and drinks will be provided.
The Summer Reading Program Finale will be on Wednesday, August 14th
at 6:30 pm featuring Singer/Storyteller Steve Blunt. Join us for an
evening of fun for the whole family with music, stories,
refreshments, and prizes as we celebrate our young readers. Everyone
is welcome to attend.
Please call the library to sign up at 736-9920. Children may return
their reading logs to Mrs. Benner but this is not required!
Epsom Bible Church Fall Clothing Swap
In an effort to help manage the cost of clothing for our community
families, the Epsom Bible Church will be holding a free clothing
swap on Saturday, October 5th, from 9-12 noon at 398 Black Hall Road
You may bring donated clothing beginning at 8:30 am. All clothes
need to be clean, in good repair, and separated by size and gender.
No rips or stains please. Both adult and children’s clothing are
Clothes will be sorted and distributed to tables by the person
dropping them off. Once clothes have been sorted and distributed,
you are free to begin gathering clothing in the sizes you need. Any
clothing left at the end of the swap will be delivered to a local
charity drop off site. Volunteers for the clothing swap would be
You do not need to make a clothing donation in order to take
clothing for you and your family.
Call Joanne Randall at 344-8843 for more information or if you are
interested in volunteering.
Valley Artisans Artist For August
For the month of August, Ella Stickney, is profiled and has donated
an item for our Free Raffle; a photo of her art work will be on our
Ella is a new member. This is her 2nd season with us. She is a
talented greeting card artist. Her cards are unique and a
one-of-a-kind item, full of color and whimsy, perfect for that
special occasion. So if you need a birthday, anniversary and baby
shower card, come today we’re open and air-conditioned!
We are open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday;
located off Route 4 in Epsom, N.H. at 10 Goboro Rd. Our phone number
We have over 70 artistic crafters selling at our shop. There will be
something for any occasion or just for you.
Epsom Old Home Days
August 9, 10, & 11 2013
August 9th: Burying of the Beans, 5:45 pm. Karaoke and dancing 6-8
pm at the Pavilion.
August 10th at 10:00 am starts off Parade and full
day of festivities. Anyone interested in participating and to
register in our parade or the Antique/Classic Cars, contact Scott
Hahn, 736-9735 or e-mail:
August 11th: 4K Road Race and 2K walk being sponsored
by Northeast Delta Dental. For race info and to register, go online
or coolrunning.com. Duck Race start time 12:00-1:00 pm, tickets are
$5.00 ea. or 5 for $20.00 available during Old Home Day weekend. For
details of the weekend events go to
To be a sponsor, please make funds payable to Friends of Webster
Park. Send all mailings to: Georgia Perry, 190 North Rd., Epsom, NH
Plymouth State University Spring 2013 Dean’s List
The following students have been named to Plymouth State
University’s Dean’s List. To be named to the Dean’s List at Plymouth
State, a student must achieve a grade point average between 3.5 and
3.69 during the spring semester and must have attempted at least 12
credit hours during the semester. These credit hours must be in
courses that earn grade points and the student must have completed
all such courses attempted.
Ashley Butler of Epsom, New Hampshire
Brittany Daufen of Epsom, New Hampshire
Kylie Pinsonneault of Epsom, New Hampshire
Donald E. Sheridan
Donald E. Sheridan, 83, died Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the VA
Medical Center in Manchester.
Born in Enfield, CT, he was the son of Earle and Julia (Buck)
He served in the US Air Force for 22 years reaching the rank of
In his younger years he enjoyed fishing, boating, woodworking and
working on cars. He considered himself a jack-of-all-trades, master
of none. He continued to enjoy cooking and television. He was a big
fan of Fox News and always knew what was going on. He enjoyed
spending time with family and adored his granddaughter.
Don was married to the late Patricia Sheridan for 18 years and
resided in Largo, FL for the past 12. Don recently moved back to
Epsom after the passing of his wife.
Survivors include his daughter, Betty-Ray Osborne of Epsom; and a
granddaughter, Emma H. Osborne of Epsom; extended family and
He was predeceased by his first wife, Veronica Sheridan; his second
wife, Patricia Sheridan; three brothers and one sister.
Calling hours will not be held. Services will be held privately at
the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to: VA Medical Center, 718 Smyth
Road, Manchester, NH 03104, c/o Palliative Care Unit. Check memo
should read “in memory of Don Sheridan.”
The Bennett Funeral Home of Concord is in charge of
the arrangements. Messages of condolence may be offered at