Pittsfield High School Class of 1984 Reunion
Attention All PHS Class of 1984 members- We are starting to plan for
our 35th High School Reunion!! (next year) Our first meeting
is on Wed., Sept. 19 at 6:30pm at Laurie Deane Vien’s house (132
Ingalls Rd). Please come to the meeting if you’d like to help.
We would like to hear from our classmates with ideas for the
reunion. If you can’t make it to the meeting, feel free to
call Andi Grainger Riel at 435-6346, email at
or find me on Facebook!
Barnstead Parks & Recreation is hosting their first annual fishing
derby on September 23! Stop by from 7am to 12pm for our fishing
derby (ages 13 and up), kids carnival with fun fishing games, and a
cookout starting at 11am! Join us on the rec pond off of Dunbarton
Drive. Please bring your own rod (limited extras available for
kids)! Our cookout will have hotdogs, chips, and drinks, and
donations will go towards Parks & Recreation programs. We hope to
see you there!
Belknap County Republicans Announce September 12 Meeting With Guest
Speaker, Superintendent Keith Gray
Belknap County Republican Committee will hold their next monthly
meeting on Wednesday, September 12, at 6:30 p.m. at the Laconia VFW,
143 Court St, Laconia, NH.
Committee is pleased to announce that Belknap County Jail
Superintendent Keith Gray will share his background, the current
state of the Jail, current programming, budgetary status, bail
reform and be available for questions as it relates to the jail.
County GOP meetings are open to ALL Republicans and like-minded
Independents. The Committee recommends that you arrive as early as
5:00 pm to socialize and/or to have dinner (at your option) prior to
the start of the meeting at 6:30 pm.
Committee again encourages its members to continue to bring
non-perishable food items for donation to local food pantries.
more information about the Committee, please check the Committee’s
website at www.BelknapCountyGOP.org or
send an email to email@example.com.
Oscar Foss Memorial Library News
Card Sign Up Month!
Oscar Foss Memorial Library is excited to celebrate National Library
Card Sign Up Month in September! A library card lets you access
books, e-books, audiobooks, online databases, and much more. Be sure
to have any students in Barnstead Elementary School or Prospect
Mountain High School sign up for this school year. Everyone who
signs up for a card in September will be entered into a surprise
raffle! Come on down, get a card, enter the raffle, and “check out”
some great literature and all the free services the library has to
at the library on Friday, September 14th at 6:00pm for a free night
at the movies! We will be showing “Show Dogs” (PG) and providing
popcorn. Pajamas and cuddling items are always welcome.
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.
Something New In Barnstead: “Kids For Christ”
Center Barnstead Christian Church, we are starting a fresh new year
of ministry! You’ll see increased coordination and cooperation
between our Sunday morning and Wednesday night materials in all of
the kids ministry classrooms. Our overall children’s program
is called “KIDS FOR CHRIST” and we are asking new families join us
for these exciting and educational times together.
continuing with our popular Wednesday night kids program from 6pm to
7:30pm for all students in grades K to 6. We are loving the Pioneer
Club curriculum that includes many special extras for each student;
this year’s Life Skills include carpentry, sign language, sewing,
campfires, and more. Students will have handbooks, wear tee
shirts, earn individual awards, complete Bible lessons, memorize
scripture, meet with their leaders & peer groups, and make friends.
Besides Life Skills, Game Time is a major highlight of our evenings,
and snack is provided. Students have a one time $10
registration fee with a $25 per family maximum.
rolling out a new timeline for our Sunday morning programs as of
Sept 16th. Our worship service starts at 10am, and nursery is
provided, as always. Following the worship service is a short
coffee break; teen and adult Bible studies resume at 11:15am and are
dismissed at 12pm. Our Kids for Christ are in grades K to 6
and will be dismissed from the worship service at 10:30am to begin
their own program that ends at noontime. Kids for Christ can
expect Bible lessons, memory work, games, life skills or crafts, and
small groups of peers meeting with their caring and attentive
leaders each and every week.
Sunday schedule begins on Sept 16th, and our Wednesday night
meetings will kick off on Sept 19th. On Wednesday Sept 19th
from 6pm to 7:30pm, at our Open House for Kids for Christ in grades
K to 6, we will provide dinner for the whole family while you
complete your registration form, meet your leaders, catch up with
your friends, and get ready for a new year with the Pioneer Club
program at Kids for Christ.
new adult classes that begin this fall and winter. Soon we
will hold another session of Financial Peace University, which is a
popular and effective financial training series. This class
will be held in addition to our two ongoing adult classes. In
the near future we hope to hold a parenting class, with childcare
looking forward to serving you in the upcoming year. Join us!
For our church calendar and additional details, find us at
resident Connor Vassallo was the winner of this year’s Kids vs.
Grown-Up Challenge held at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston.
The challenge pits kids vs grown-ups in a LEGO build challenge to
see who can be the most creative. Connor, and his mother Kathleen
Vassallo, competed when they came to visit last month. Connor’s
build was chosen and he won tickets to the attraction and a private
build session with LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston Master Model
Builder Megan Amaral.