Suncook Valley Area Lions Club (serving Pittsfield and Barnstead) is
collecting gently used items for the Town Wide Yard Sale.
Spots are available (for $10) for other groups or individuals to set
up with the Lions Club at Northeast Earth Mechanics on Barnstead Rd.
If you have any items you’d like to donate or for more information,
please contact Laurie Vien at 435-5052.
Barnstead Cemetery Association annual meeting will be on June 10,
2018 10:00 AM at the South Barnstead Church, Route 126, Center
Democratic Candidate Series Continues In Alton
Congressional District 1 Candidate Maura Sullivan will speak at the
June meeting of the Tri-Town Democrats of Barnstead, Gilmanton, and
Alton. All local Democrats and left-leaning Independents are invited
to attend this continuing series of meetings focusing on November’s
is a former Captain in the Marines and an Iraq Veteran. After
graduate school, she served in the Obama administration as Assistant
Secretary in both the Department of Veteran Affairs. Maura continues
to work on rebuilding veterans’ access to quality medical care, on
gender integration in the Navy and Marine Corps, and family, mental
health and LGBT policy reforms in the Defense Department.
guest speaker will be followed by actions items and community
organizing. These monthly meetings give you the opportunity to learn
about local and state political issues and how you can participate
in making a difference. You will share the evening with
like-minded individuals and have the chance to express your opinions
June meeting of the Tri-Town Democrats on Monday June 4th at 6:30 pm
will be held at the Alton Senior Community Center at 7 Pearson Road
in Alton. Come for socializing and potluck any time between
6:15 pm and 6:30 pm.
meeting is open to all residents of Alton, Barnstead, and Gilmanton
who consider themselves moderate, liberal, or progressive Democrats
or like-minded Independents. Potluck items to share are encouraged
but not required. For more information, email
visit the “Barnstead, Gilmanton, and Alton Democrats” Facebook page.
communication does not infer an endorsement or favorability of any
kind to any Democratic candidates actively engaged in competitive
Oscar Foss Memorial Library News
your favorite teddy bear and join us at the library on Saturday,
June 2nd at 11am for a Teddy Bear Picnic. There will be stories,
games, art & crafts, a photo booth and a few surprises too!
Refreshments will be served picnic style outdoors or inside
depending on the weather.
Magic By George!
Saterial will be performing his amazing Magic show on June 7th at
9am at the Barnstead Elementary School. George has been thrilling
audiences of all ages with fun filled shows that provide the perfect
blend of magic and comedy.
event is sponsored by the Oscar Foss Memorial Library, including
funds provided by a KBA grant. Funding for this Kid’s Books & Arts
event is provided by the Jack & Dorothy Byrne Foundation, CHILIS,
Cogswell Benevolent Trust, and is supported in part by a grant from
the NH State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the
Arts, as well as funds administered by the NH State Library and
provided by the Institute of Museum & Library Services.
call the library (269-3900) or visit our website (oscarfoss.org) for more information about our
programs or events. There is always something happening at the Oscar
Foss Memorial Library! Library hours are; Tuesday and Wednesday:
10am-6pm, Thursday and Friday: 12pm-8pm, Saturday: 10am-1pm, Sunday
and Monday: closed.