Epsom Public Library upcoming youth events include the Family movie
“Back to Jurassic,” on Monday, July 20th at 6:30pm rated PG and the
children’s movie, “Max and Ruby: Sharing & Caring,” on Tuesday, July
21st at 2pm. Popcorn and drinks will be provided. On Wednesday, July
22nd at 2pm join us for an art class featuring “Stylized Super Hero
Posters” with art teacher, Kerry Harman. The class is for ages 10
and up and there is a materials fee of $10.00. Sign up is required.
Special Presentation by “Lindsay and her Puppet Pals,” on Monday,
July 27th at 6:30 pm featuring the super hero puppet, “Meryl Sheep".
Great fun for the whole family! Refreshments will be provided. For
information about any of these programs call 736-9920.
Town of Epsom
The Town of Epsom sponsors American Red Cross Swimming Lessons to
all Epsom Children ages 5 and older. Please join us weekdays at
Northwood Town Beach July 20th through July 31st daily. Registration
will be from 8-9:00am on July 20th followed by 2 hours of swim
testing which will allow children to be placed in classes according
to their skill level.
There is a $5.00 Red Cross registration fee for each child.
If you need more information please contact Alison
[email protected] or Sonia Noyes
at [email protected]
Epsom Historical Association
Ice Cream Social
The Epsom Historical Association will host its annual ice cream
social on Sunday, July 19, at 2:00 p.m. It will be held at 613
Mountain Road (off Swamp Road) and feature a program on the history
of the Mountain District. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please
bring your own lawn chair and follow the signs from Short Falls.
For more information, you may call 736-4477. In case of rain, the
event will be held at the Epsom Public Library.
Epsom Town Band Concerts start Friday, July 17, at 7:00 p.m. at
Webster Park. Additional concerts will be held on the following two
Fridays, July 24 and July 31. The band will perform on Old Home Day
at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 8. For more information, please
call 736-9044. A rain date is scheduled for Friday, August 14.
Epsom Library is hosting Liz Barbour of Creative Feasts on Tuesday,
July 21 at 7:00 pm. Liz will be presenting “Feasting With
Vegetables: Eating Within the Season”. In this program she combines
her love of gardening and cooking in a program designed to inspire
you to eat what you grow. After a slide presentation of her cottage
vegetable gardens, she will be cooking two vegetable recipes. She
will also demonstrate several cooking techniques that will help you
to prepare vegetables that are cooked well and seasoned perfectly
every time. Anyone who attended her “Feasting Through Literature”
program last year will attest to her skills and the flavor of her
Because she will be cooking for us, sign up is required so there is
enough food for everyone. Sign up at the front desk or call the
library at 736-9920.
Epsom Food Pantry
Good afternoon everyone. Today is another sunny day and all the
veggies are growing like mad. The wonderful garden behind the Food
Pantry is about ready to share the harvest. Ken tells me it is
looking just super. One lady just told me over the phone that the
Girl Scout garden looks a lot better than hers.
I want to thank Sarah Harkness for her work on the scrapbook for our
Pantry, getting it started and on its way. I now need another
volunteer to continue Sarah’s good work. Just call me and I will
give you more details.
Another word of thanks to the Werner sisters who faithfully send us
a donation, and of course all the thoughtful people who donate to
our food boxes around town, we say many thanks.
We do not supply all the food folks receive, but we serve an
important part of this life that is a must. We also try and have
some items not always found in pantries that add a little zip to
Until next time,
Epsom Old Home Days
August 8th & 9th, 2015
“Blast From The Past”
Aug.7th - traditional burying of the beans 5:45 pm. Anyone
interested in participating and to register for our parade held on
Aug. 8th, contact Dick Verville at 857-205-2841 or Georgia Perry at
736-8802. Have fun decorate a float. Children, decorate your bicycle
and ride it in the parade.
For the Antique/Classic Cars contact Jay Beauchesne
at 969-0914 or e-mail:
[email protected]. For booth info
contact Dick Frambach at 496-9404. To submit a Citizen of the Year
nomination, entries must be received by July 30th.
Sunday, Aug. 9th 4K Road Race and 2K walk sponsored
by Northeast Delta-Dental. For race info and to register go online
For more details of the weekend events go to
[email protected] To be a general
sponsor, please make funds payable to Epsom Old Home Day
Association. Your support is greatly appreciated. Please send all
mail to Georgia Perry, 190 North Rd., Epsom, NH 03234.