This Week's Featured Events

As events may be moved, delayed, postponed, or canceled for a variety of reasons and without any prior notice, the Office of Public Relations advises that you check with the contact(s) listed with each event for the most current information.

5:00 pm

Thursday December 8, at 5 p.m.
34 Highland St., Plymouth, Museum of the White Mountains.


Join the Museum of the White Mountains for a special artist talk and printmaking demonstration on Thursday, December 8 at the Museum of the White Mountains, with printmaker Bill Mitchell. Mitchell currently has three pieces on display in the MWM’s exhibition, “Finding Place on Paper: Contemporary Poets and Printmakers Explore the White Mountains.” Born in Holyoke, MA., and raised in Catskill, N.Y., Mitchell moved to NH in 1983 and began creating brightly colored serigraph silkscreens of the NH landscape. During this presentation, hear about Mitchell’s youth and learn how the Hudson River School influenced his White Mountain imagery. Visitors will also see a printmaking demonstration by the artist.

This event is free and open to all.

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Image credit: Bill Mitchell, "February Morning, Mt. Washington" 2016, silkscreen. Courtesy of the artist.

7:00 pm

Wednesday December 7, at 7 p.m.
Silver Center for the Arts, Studio Theater

The PSU Percussion Ensemble features an eclectic blend of music, including original student arrangements.

Buy tickets online or call for tickets, 603-535-2787
Adult $5, Senior & Youth $3

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4:00 pm

Wednesday, December 7 at 4 p.m.
Downtown Plymouth and PSU Campus


Plymouth's new art walk, Walkabout Wednesday, occurs the first Wednesday of every month from 4-6 p.m. Downtown businesses and various PSU campus buildings participate by displaying and celebrating art and the creative spirit. Some sites will have free snacks, some will have special deals. More than 20 sites participating!

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12:00 pm
12:30 pm

Come converse in French at the French Conversation Table!

Join us for lunch from 12:30 to 1:15 in the Union Grille at the HUB and practice your French in a very informal setting (or just enjoy hearing the language!) It doesn’t matter what level you are . . . we welcome everyone from beginners to fluent speakers.

Questions? E-mail Katharine Harrington.

This event is sponsored by the department of Languages and Linguistics.

3:00 pm

Sunday, September 11 at 3 p.m.
Smith Recital Hall

Repertoire will include selections ranging from a beautiful Handel Trio to a romping Sonata by Martinu, concluding with a virtuosic showpiece by Doppler.

Featured artists: Aubrie Dionne, flute; Ms. Dionne is an active performer, teacher, conductor, and adjudicator in New England. Mark Latham, violin; Mr. Latham has been active as a violinist, teacher, composer and conductor in North America, Europe and Africa. Elizabeth Blood, piano; Ms. Blood currently serves as a Resident Artist/Staff Accompanist at UNH and is on the faculty of the Manchester Community Music School.

Free, call 603-535-2787 for tickets. Click here for more information.

12:30 pm

Tuesday, September 13, 12:30 - 1:30
Lamson Learning Commons, Main Level

Lamson Learning Commons is pleased to welcome Ted Levin, author of America's Snake: The Rise and Fall of the Timber Rattlesnake, for a brown bag lunch event on Tuesday September 13, at 12:30 p.m.

A starred review published this year in Library Journal praised the book, saying , "The compelling story of a much-maligned critter . . . Readers, perhaps even ophidiophobic ones, will come away with a fresh appreciation for a creature with 'the toxic bite and admonishing tail.'"

The event will be held on the main level of Lamson Learning Commons. All are welcome!

9:00 am

Wednesday, September 21, 9 - 9:30 a.m.
Peace Garden, alongside Hyde Hall, next to Michael L. Fischler Counseling Center

Faculty, students, staff, and community members are all welcome join us for the dedication of the Peace Garden, a meditative space intended for the entire PSU and Plymouth community.

Rain or shine, all are welcome!

Advanced Study of Thrown and/or Hand-built Ceramic Form

Instructor: Penny Huynen. Cost: $690.00 ( $645.00 plus $45.00 materials fee).

  • Tuesdays: July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 9 (3:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.): and Saturday: August 6 (8 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
  • Draper & Maynard, Ceramics Studio
Register here.

2:00 pm

With bravery and a little luck, young Jack tries to find a way to provide for his family – and escape the mean old giant in the sky. Buy tickets online or call 603-535-2787.

Children's theatre offerings all summer long!

  • July 7 at 2 p.m.
  • Studio Theatre, Silver Center for the Arts
  • $7 all seats; $5 groups (15 or more)

2:00 pm

Can true love conquer all when Rapunzel’s beautiful long hair is cut short, her dashing prince goes blind, and both are cast out into the deep, dark wilderness?  Buy tickets online or call 603-535-2787.

Children's theatre offerings all summer long!

  • July 14at 2 p.m.
  • Studio Theatre, Silver Center for the Arts
  • $7 all seats; $5 groups (15 or mor