Saturday Oct. 24th 9:00 a.m.-noon at the Northwood Farmer’s Market
INDOORS at the Masonic Lodge (at corner of Rtes. 4, 202/9 and Rt. 43
- at the traffic lights).
You’ll find fall produce, jams and salsas, wine, soaps, eggs, goat
cheese, greeting cards, gifts, maple products, dog treats, wool and
more. Donations will be accepted for the Northwood Food Pantry - See
you at the market!
Missions Committee of the Barnstead Parade Congregational Church
will be holding their 29th Annual Fall Fair on Saturday, November 7,
2000, at the Church on the Parade Grounds from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
There will be craft items, Christmas Crafts, new items for the
Bottom Drawer and plants, as well as homemade donuts, cookies,
pies, breads and many other home baked goodies.
luncheon of chowder or sandwiches, and coffee will be available.
This fair is to benefit our Mission Funds. Come join us and meet new
and old friends.
Concord Hospital Center For Health Promotion is offering a “Group
Smoking Cessation Program” beginning Wednesday, October 28th at 6:30
p.m. at the Pittsfield Community Center. This is a four session
program running each Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m. through November
18th. There is no fee. To register, please call 230-7300.
Celebrate the Gift of Life Thursday, October 29th from 3 to 8 p.m.
and come to the Blood Drive at Pittsfield Elementary School. The
life you save, may be your own or that of a loved one.
TRICK OR TREAT
Chief Glen Drolet has announced hours for Halloween Trick or Treat
in Northwood to be Saturday, October 31 from 5-8 p.m. Parents are
encouraged to take safety precautions for costumes so that children
may have good visibility when walking and be seen by others when
walking along driveways or property lines.
Community Support Requested For Rescue Boat Motor
Northwood Fire-Rescue Association will be having a boot drive
November 7 from 10-2 at the park and ride located at the corner of
Route 4 and 202 across from the library.
Donations will help
defray the cost of an outboard motor for the rescue boat purchased
with a generous anonymous donation.
special design has two inflatable pontoons made of a material
allowing the use on ice as well as on the water and is easily
carried by 4 persons. The flat deck has sufficient room to carry an
injured patient on a backboard, necessary medical equipment and
personnel. In testing we found the boat to be extremely stable,
maneuverable and the ability to rescue a person from the water
quicker and easier than a regular boat.
Please join us on November 7 and see the boat. Donations can be
mailed to Northwood Fire-Rescue Association, 499 1st NH Turnpike,
Northwood, NH 03261.
Else Cilley Chapter D.A.R.
Submitted By Margaret
New Citizens L to
R: Bill and Ruth Armitage and Justine Ross, all from Nottingham, NH.
regular meeting of the Else Cilley Chapter D.A.R. was held on
September 19th at the Historic Nottingham Square Schoolhouse.
Hostesses were Ann Chaplin, Susann Chaplin, JoAnn Brown and Peg
Guests were Joyce Liebl, daughter of Past Regent, Barbara Frangione,
and soon to be a member, and Sue Barnham, Regent of the First
Resistance Chapter D.A.R. of Barrington, Mass., who became an
Associate Member that day.
program was about this particular Schoolhouse; the founding members
of the Chapter, who were all descendants of Else Cilley; and how the
Chapter became owners of the Schoolhouse.
honor of Constitution Week, Norma Perkins set up a display of three
constitutions and Regent Jan Gilman and involved her students by
helping them make a quilt and handing out bookmarks on the
Project Patriot, Lynne Sweet reported that she found a soldier
through the Pease Greeters and sent out the cool ties to the troops.
She will bring a list of items to be collected at the November
meeting to be sent to Landstuhl in Germany.
regular business of the Chapter was transacted.
Three friends of Peg Franz became new citizens in early October, and
the Chapter voted to present them with American Flags. They were
Ruth and Bill Armitage and Justine Ross. This was done on October
11th at the Nottingham Congregational Church where they are members.
next meeting will be October 24th with lunch at the Portsmouth Tea
Company in Somersworth at 12 noon. Carpooling will be at the Lee
Traffic Circle in front of the Pizza Spinners at 11:30 a.m.
information needed, please call Jan Gilman at 895-9238 as
Reservations should be made by the previous day.
Northwood Recreation Update
Haunted Hayride And
Northwood Recreation Department will be holding its 4th Annual
Haunted Hayride on Friday and Saturday, October 30th and 31st. We
will be haunting the woods at Camp Yavneh on Route 43 in Northwood
from 6:00- 8:00 P.M. Enjoy unlimited rides for $3.00 per person or
$10 per family. Also, for the first time, decorate your vehicle,
bring your candy, and participate in the Trunk-r-Treat. It
will take place in the parking lot of the Haunted Hayride on
Saturday the 31st. Parking begins at 4:15.
Trick-r-Treating will begin at 5:00 and Travel will not be permitted
in this area between 5:00 and 6:00 PM for the safety of the
more information call the Recreation Department at 942-5586 x209.