New Hampshire Club Notes

February 20. 2013 10:36PM

Keith Galli, left, of John Stark Regional High School in Weare and Anna Ravenelle of Goffstown High School display their Good Citizen Award certificates, which they received at the New Boston Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution's February meeting. The award recognizes high school seniors for academic excellence, character and civic participation. The students also will be recognized during a luncheon in April hosted by the state DAR. (COURTESY)

Toastmasters club open to new members

MANCHESTER - Top of the Town Toastmasters Club is accepting new members.

The club meets at 11:30 a.m. every other Friday at Manchester Community College. The next meeting is March 1. Guests are always welcome, and admission is always free.

The chapter is part of Toastmasters International, a nonprofit organization whose members develop public speaking and leadership skills through practice and feedback in local clubs.

For more information, look for the local group on Facebook, go to or call 856-6142.

Windham club sets next meeting

WINDHAM - The Windham Woman's Club will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Windham Town Hall, starting with a luncheon, then the program and meeting.

The program will feature guest speaker Judy Nelson of Catholic Charities, who will talk about what the organization does in New Hampshire and specifically its involvement in western Rockingham County.

Guests are welcome. For more information about the club, call membership chairman Sue Violi at 889-0578. Information also is available at

Hollis club renting space for yard sale

HOLLIS - The Hollis Woman's Club has set the date for its annual Community Yard Sale for 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, at the Lawrence Barn on Depot Road.

Space is available for $20 for those who bring their own standard-size (6-foot) table, or $25 for those who want one provided.

The club says household items, children's toys, decorative items and jewelry will be among the items for sale.

For more information about tables or the sale, email Jeanne Cleveland at or call 465-2097.

Grange's next Winter Market on March 2

DANBURY - Blazing Star Grange No. 71 will host its next Winter Market on Saturday, March 2, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Danbury Grange Hall, at the junction of routes 4 and 104.

The markets' offerings include produce, dairy, meat, baked goods, honey, preserves, wool, soaps, wine, jewelry and handcrafted items. A list of vendors, as well as information about the Grange, can be found at

The Grange also sells a hot breakfast in the morning and a hot lunch.

The markets, which focus on locally raised, created and produced items, are scheduled for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the first Saturday of each month through April. The final market of the season will be April 6.

For more information, to help at the market or to inquire about being a vendor, call Donna Sprague at 768-5579.

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