Each month, the Governor’s Commission on Disability compiles a list of events that may be of interest to people who have a disability and their families and friends.
What: “Compassion vs. Punishment: Can Addition be Destigmatized?” a free town hall discussion.
When: Saturday, Dec. 8, 2–3:30 p.m.
Where: Currier Museum of Art, 150 Ash St., Manchester.
Note: Canned goods will be accepted at the door to benefit the N.H. Food Bank.
What: “Inclusion in 2020 and Beyond: Using Self-Reflection, Innovation and Human-Centered Design, Inside and Outside the Classroom,” a University of New Hampshire professional development workshop.
When: Wednesday, Dec. 11, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: 231 Corporate Drive, Portsmouth.
Cost: $219, with potential discounts for USNH employees and UNH Durham alumni.
What: “A Connected Crisis: Addressing the Issues of Homelessness, Mental Health, Substance Misuse and Public Safety,” a Concord Chamber of Commerce forum.
When: Thursday, Dec. 12, 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m.
Where: The Holiday Inn, 172 N. Main St., Concord.
Cost: $25 for chamber members; $35 nonmembers. Includes lunch.
What: Boston Bruins Alumni fundraiser for New England Disabled Sports. For adults 21 and older.
When: Saturday, Dec. 14, 3-5 p.m. VIP skating sessions; 7-9 p.m. reception, refreshments, photos and silent and live auctions.
Where: The Rink at RiverWalk Resort, Loon Mountain, Lincoln.