On Tuesday, November 3 at
6:30 PM the Epsom Public Library will be showing the movie “Love &
Mercy.” This film tells the story of Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson
and the truth behind his mysterious disappearance from the stage.
It shows how Brian came under the control of his therapist until he
met his wife and made his return to music. The film contains some
of his best musical masterpieces. This movie is rated PG-13. For
more information, contact the library at 936-9920.
Epsom Food Pantry
Well, as you know, I
missed last week’s edition, so it is very important that I make
People who are members of
our Food Pantry must sign-up for their turkey so that Liz and Ken
have a good count that must be in the Manchester Pantry where they
come from by October 30th. Now we will be doing our baskets again
for Thanksgiving and we do not want our members to be disappointed
and not get a turkey. So make an effort to notify the Pantry so you
can be in our count. Baskets will be handed out the Saturday before
And now to our needs:
canned veggies, stuffing, pie crust mix, cake mixes, frosting mixes,
and just about anything one would have for the holiday. We want our
children to share happiness, just like other kids. Call me if you
have any questions at 219-3025, or call the Pantry and leave a
message and Ken will get back to you.
As I always say, thanks
for all your support. I am so proud of my townspeople. We have an
outstanding Pantry and your help has made it the success it is.
Until next time,
Holiday Gift Program and Other Info
The Town of Epsom Holiday
Gift Program helps provide children with a few toys and warm clothes
for the season. If you need assistance with holiday gifts, please
contact Celeste Decker, Welfare Administrator, at 736-5507 or visit
the Epsom Town Offices during regular office hours for more
information and to complete an application. The deadline for
completed applications is November 13, 2015. All requests are
confidential and names will be kept private. If you would like to
sponsor a child or family through this program you may contact
Celeste at 736-5507or select a star from the Epsom Public Library or
one of the other locations in town. Stars will be available in
You may also sign up for
a Holiday Food Basket through the Capital Region Food Program at the
Epsom Food Pantry. Please call 736-4024 for more information.
Also, a reminder that
applications are now being taken at Community Action Program (CAP)
in Suncook for fuel and electric assistance. For further
information, please contact Celeste at 736-5507 or call CAP at
485-7824 to schedule an appointment.
To my constituents in
Allenstown, Epsom, and Pittsfield,
One of the perks of being
a state representative is that you get on a lot of mailing lists,
both paper and email. Some of the messages are not for me,
personally, but to pass on to my constituents. Here are two free
events that might be helpful to some of you.
The NH Bar Association
will be offering free, private legal consultations for homeowners
that are in foreclosure, in danger of foreclosure or having problems
with their mortgage. The consultations will be held on November 4th
at the NH Bar Center, 2 Pillsbury Street, Lower Level in Concord and
are open to homeowners of all income levels. For more information,
or to register, call Vanessa Beauchesne at 715-3255.
Health Insurance Open
Enrollment on the exchange begins November 1 for 2016. That means
it’s time to assess and review your health insurance needs. To help
consumers get covered and stay covered, certified Assisters are
inviting the public to “Get Covered and Stay Covered Concord!”
Healthcare Enrollment Day! on November 7. It will be held at the
Boys and Girls Club in Concord, 55 Bradley Street from 9 AM to 1PM.
Reservations are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. To reserve a
place for personal assistance, please call: 228-2830 Extension 175.
Interested readers can
email me for my newsletter, with more details than fit here.