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Weekend Highlights: July 8-9

July 07. 2017 9:22PM
The Splash and Wag DockDogs event, featuring dogs jumping from a platform into a large pool competing for speed, distance and height, takes place at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 8, and Sunday, July 9, at Osborne's Agway, 258 Sheep Davis Road, Concord. (Dockdogs.com)

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SATURDAY, JULY 8

BRISTOL, Nightlife: Lynn Taylor Duo, 7:30 p.m., The Back Room at The Mill, 2 Central St. $12. ID: 6389550.

CONCORD, Community: Splash and Wag DockDogs event, featuring dogs jumping from a platform into a large pool competing for speed, distance and height, 8 a.m., Osborne’s Agway, 258 Sheep Davis Road. Free. ID: 6308035.

CONCORD, Community: Concord Arts Market 2017. Weekly, juried outdoor art market, 9 a.m., Bicentennial Square, 1 Bicentennial Square. Free. ID: 6413105.

CONCORD, Theater: “Talking to Starlight,” 7:30 p.m., Hatbox Theatre, 270 Loudon Road. $13.50-$16.50. ID: 6482746.

CONCORD, Exhibit: “Spinning Tales and Weaving Stories,” Fine Craft Exhibition, 10 a.m., The Gallery at the League of NH Craftsmen Headquarters, 49 S. Main St., Suite 100. Free. 224-3375. ID: 6507226.

CONCORD, Community: Guided Gallery Tour, 2 p.m., New Hampshire Historical Society, 30 Park St. $7. 225-3381. ID: 6503685.

DERRY, Music: John Cafferty and The Beaver Brown Band, 8 p.m., Tupelo Music Hall, 10 A. St. $35-$55. ID: 6453652.

DOVER, Exhibit: Photography exhibition, “Space Space,” 9 a.m., Camera Commons, 652 Central Ave. Free. ID: 6360198.

EPPING, Theater: “Annie,” 7:30 p.m., Leddy Center for the Performing Arts, 38c Ladd’s Lane. $20. 679-2781. ID: 6427498.

GILFORD, Nightlife: Joel Cages tribute to Bruce Springsteen, 9 p.m., Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Road. Free. ID: 6517743.

HILLSBOROUGH, Fair: Hillsboro Balloon Fest and Fair, noon, Grimes Field, 29 Preston St. Free, parking $10 per carload. Hot air balloon rides go up at 6 a.m. or 6 p.m., weather permitting. ID: 6499398.

HOLDERNESS, Music: Just Because Band with Marty Pelletier, 7 p.m., The Little Church Theater, 40 Route 113. $10. ID: 6414754.

JAFFREY, Film: The RST Indie Series: “Forsaken” (2016), 7 p.m., River Street Theatre, 6 River St. $8. ID: 6525956.

JAFFREY, Community: "The Farmer and the Flea" summer market, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Jaffrey Civic Center, 40 Main St. Free. ID: 6510013.

LONDONDERRY, Kids and Family: Aircraft Fly-in. A variety of aircraft will be on display, activities in the museum, demonstrations, raffles and food for purchase, 9 a.m., Aviation Museum of New Hampshire, 27 Navigator Road. $2.50-$5. under 12 and members free. ID: 6432382.

MANCHESTER, Workshop: Stained glass workshop, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Get a feel for the basic steps of working with stained glass. Studio 550 Art Center, 550 Elm St. $45. ID: 6447913. Clay workshop, 3 p.m. Get a feel for the basic steps of working with clay. $45. ID: 6447928. Family Clay Workshop, 4:30 p.m. $30. ID: 6447986. Date night in the pottery studio, 6-7:30 or 7:30-9 p.m. $60 per couple. ID: 6447845.

MANCHESTER, Museum: New Hampshire Second Saturday. New Hampshire residents receive free museum general admission 10 a.m.-noon, Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. Free. 669-6144. ID: 6526272.

MANCHESTER, Kids and Family: Saturday Nature Seekers – NH Turtles, 11 a.m., Amoskeag Fishways Learning and Visitors Center, 4 Fletcher St. $5 per family. ID: 6488355.

MEREDITH, Art: Artist demonstration: House Chickens with Jennifer Diggs, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, 279 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 6496097.

MILFORD, Exhibit: “From Diners To Detectives: American Vintage and Antique Signs,” a retrospective exhibit and sale of advertising signs from the 1800’s to the present, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., New Hampshire Antique Co-op, 323 Elm St., Route 101A. Free. ID: 6509474.

MOULTONBOROUGH, Show: Antique and Classic Auto event. View examples of autos dating from the turn of the century through 1979, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Castle in the Clouds, 455 Old Mountain Road. $5 for spectators. 476-2352. ID: 6449162.

PETERBOROUGH, Theater: “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,” 10:30 a.m., Peterborough Players Theatre, 55 Hadley Road. $8-$10. 924-7585. ID: 6430097.

WARNER, Literary: Tory Hill Authors Series: Anita Diamant, 7 p.m., Warner Town Hall, 5 E. Main St. $10. ID: 6518737.

WARNER, Community: Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum annual Intertribal Powwow, 10 a.m., Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum, 18 Highlawn Road. $5-$10. ID: 6516336.

WOLFEBORO, Music: New Hampshire Music Festival: Natural Beauty, 7:30 p.m., Kingswood Arts Center, 21 McManus Road. $35. 569-7710. ID: 6503866.

WOLFEBORO, Festival: On The Green 1 Arts and Crafts Festival with over 100 exhibitors, 10 a.m., Brewster Academy, 80 Academy Drive. Free. ID: 6328228.

WOLFEBORO, Kids and Family: 7th annual Fairy Land Festival, 10 a.m., Town Docks, 4 N. Main St. Donation. ID: 6441935.

SUNDAY, JULY 9

BOW, Music: The Concord Coachmen in Concert, 6 p.m., Bow Town Gazebo, 2 Knox Road. Free. ID: 6514346.

CANTERBURY, Community: Canterbury Birthday Bash, 3–5 p.m., Canterbury Shaker Village, 288 Shaker Road. Canterbury residents free. 783-9511.

CONCORD, Community: Splash and Wag DockDogs event, featuring dogs jumping from a platform into a large pool competing for speed, distance and height, 9 a.m., Osborne’s Agway, 258 Sheep Davis Road. Free. ID: 6308036.

CONCORD, Theater: “Talking to Starlight,” 2 p.m., Hatbox Theatre, 270 Loudon Road. $13.50-$16.50. ID: 6482742.

DERRY, Literary: Karen Kilcup presents “Robert Frost reads Emily Dickinson,” 2 p.m., Robert Frost Farm, 122 Rockingham Road. Free. 432-3091. ID: 6523476.

DORCHESTER, Community: Sunday Yoga with Melanie Luce, 5 p.m., D Acres of New Hampshire Organic Farm and Educational Center, 218 Streeter Woods Road. ID: 6465206.

DOVER, Exhibit: Photography exhibition, “Space Space,” noon, Camera Commons, 652 Central Ave. Free. ID: 6360199.

EPPING, Theater: “Annie,” 2 p.m., Leddy Center for the Performing Arts, 38c Ladd’s Lane. $20. 679-2781. ID: 6427499.

HILLSBOROUGH, Fair: Hillsboro Balloon Fest and Fair, noon, Grimes Field, 29 Preston St. Free, parking $10 per carload. Hot air balloon rides go up at 6 a.m. or 6 p.m., weather permitting. ID: 6499399.

JAFFREY, FIlm: 1925 silent film “Strike,” 2 p.m., River Street Theatre, 6 River St. $8. riverst.org/calendar, 866-811-4111.

LACONIA, Food and Wine: 20th annual Jewish Food Festival, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Temple Bnai Israel, 210 Court St. Free. ID: 6478968.

MANCHESTER, Food and Wine: Second Sunday Jazz Brunch, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. $8.94-$19.95. 669-6144. ID: 6526307.

MANCHESTER, Workship: Intro to Gun Ownership Seminar presents basic knowledge and information for the new gun owner, 10:30 a.m., Manchester Firing Line, 2540 Brown Avenue. Free. ID: 6487299.

MANCHESTER, Museum: Zimmerman House Focus Tour, 3:15 p.m., Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St. $10-$25. 669-6144. ID: 6526360.

MEREDITH, Art: Artist demonstration: Papier Mache by Donald Hundgeon, 1-3 p.m., League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, 279 Daniel Webster Highway. Free. ID: 6496707.

NASHUA, Nightlife: Folk Duos Hoot and Holler and Nickel and Rose, 7 p.m., Riverwalk Cafe and Music Bar, 35 Railroad Square. Free. 578-0200. ID: 6461684.

WOLFEBORO, Festival: On The Green 1 Arts and Crafts Festival with over 100 exhibitors, 10 a.m., Brewster Academy, 80 Academy Drive. Free. ID: 6328229.

WOLFEBORO, Kids and Family: Family Day. Ride around Wolfeboro in a World War II era vehicle, talk with re—enactors from many of Americas wars, 11 a.m., The Wright Museum, 77 Center St. $9-$12, younger than 4 free. ID: 6386119.


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