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.

Jun
22
4:30 pm

Changing climate, Changing forests: linking global and local perspectives on how a changing climate sculpts forests of New Hampshire

Lindsey Rustad is a research ecologist who works for the US Forest Service. She will discuss her latest research on climate change and the Northern Forest. She is interested in man-made disturbances on forested ecosystems in New England, especially as it applies to climate change. See more here.

Jun
23
2:00 pm

A homely young bird, teased by others in the barnyard, grows up to become the most beautiful swan, showing that being different can be a blessing. Buy tickets online or call 603-535-2787.

Children's theatre offerings all summer long!

  • June 23 at 2 p.m.
  • Studio Theatre, Silver Center for the Arts
  • $7 all seats; $5 groups (15 or more)

JulAug
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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.

Jul
20
5:00 pm

Lucy Crawford’s 1845 History of the White Mountains was the first book published about the White Mountains. It chronicles the Crawford family’s 50-year effort to introduce the visiting public to the wonders and beauty of the White Mountains. Join living history portrayer Dijit Taylor for Lucy’s stories of life in the mountains, punctuated by birth and death, love and betrayal, road and trail building, and associated disasters.

  • July 20, 5-6 p.m.
  • Location TBA
  • Land & Community Heritage Investment Program

JulJul
2529
Instructor: Kathi Smith. Cost: $500.00 ($465 + $35 materials fee). Register here.
  • July 25-29
    • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    • Thursday (extended day): 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Draper & Maynard, Room 316

 

AprOct
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Using art, letters, maps, clothing and photographs, the Museum of the White Mountains' latest exhibition will explore the role of women in shaping and popularizing the White Mountains region. The exhibit highlights paintings by both female and male artists on loan from regional collectors and contemporary artists, an assortment of period photographs, and technological and hands-on experiences. It also focuses attention to beautiful and touchable replica hiking costumes created by Terri Dautcher and Rebecca Fullerton, showing the great number of heavy layers women wore while hiking in earlier periods.

  • Gallery opening reception: April 6, 6–7:30 p.m.
  • Exhibition open April 6 through October 7, 2016
  • Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland Street, Plymouth, NH
  • Curated by Professor Marcia Schmidt Blaine, interim director; and Cynthia Robinson, Drerup Gallery director