Nov 14 – Nov 16 all-day Portsmouth Christian Academy
Honk! Jr, the Musical is the jazzy, snazzy musical version of Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved tale – “the Ugly Duckling.” When Ugly finds himself on an adventure to discover where he belongs, he unknowingly outwits a very hungry Cat, and a whole flock of unique characters who teach him the importance of kindness, and that being different is not a...
Nov 14 all-day Rochester Opera House
The Main Street Kids’ Club: A MathStart Musical is a musical adaptation of the award-winning visual learning book series, MathStart by Stuart J. Murphy. Murphy’s 63-book series involves teaching math through the context of stories. Bookwriter and lyricist, Scott Ferguson (most well-known for adapting the “edutainment” piece, Schoolhouse Rock Live!, to the stage), took a handful of Murphy’s books to...
Nov 15 all-day Rochester Opera House
The Main Street Kids’ Club: A MathStart Musical is a musical adaptation of the award-winning visual learning book series, MathStart by Stuart J. Murphy. Murphy’s 63-book series involves teaching math through the context of stories. Bookwriter and lyricist, Scott Ferguson (most well-known for adapting the “edutainment” piece, Schoolhouse Rock Live!, to the stage), took a handful of Murphy’s books to...
Nov 15 @ 1:30 pm Portsmouth Christian Academy @ Dover
Learning Is For Everyone! As part of our partnership with parents, Portsmouth Christian Academy presents The LIFE Series. Dr. Connie Lawrence, PCA Academic Dean, hosts several parent sessions each year emphasizing important topics in education and child development. LIFE talks are open to all parents, both those families who have students that attend PCA and those who do not.
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm Peacock Players
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s real life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but when publishers seem uninterested, her dear friend Professor Bhaer suggests that Jo write more of herself and her personal experience. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the story of herself...
Nov 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Children’s Museum of New Hampshire
Enjoy a night of wine and fun at the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire. Flag Hill Distillery & Winery staff will be serving tastes of five of their delicious wines. Learn how to get the most out of wine tasting, make an adorable wine cork critter, enjoy delicious snacks and treats from our friends at Fiddlehead Farms and Tendercrop Farm,...
Nov 16 all-day Rochester Opera House
The Main Street Kids’ Club: A MathStart Musical is a musical adaptation of the award-winning visual learning book series, MathStart by Stuart J. Murphy. Murphy’s 63-book series involves teaching math through the context of stories. Bookwriter and lyricist, Scott Ferguson (most well-known for adapting the “edutainment” piece, Schoolhouse Rock Live!, to the stage), took a handful of Murphy’s books to...
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm Nashua High School NORTH
The Craft Fair and Raffle is a free event to the public that offers over 70 crafters, vendors, and area businesses. The event also includes a giant raffle room that features over 50 raffle prizes. Some of last year’s prizes included four, one-day Disney Hopper Pass Tickets, floor seats to a Celtics Game, signed sports memorabilia, gift certificates to area...
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Different Drummer Farm
Join us for an old fashioned family day on the farm! Families will hunt for hidden turkeys around the farm (egg hunt style) Each turkey has a point value, and the family that accumulates the most points will win a Thanksgiving basket to take home or donate to a family in need. Second and third prizes as well. Children’s crafts,...
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Guest Instructor: Melissa Morrison, Master Herbalist Do you miss the true spirit of the winter holidays? Bring back the meaning of a heartfelt gift by creating simple yet elegant herbal gifts that people will love! In this workshop you will make herbal spa items to pamper, tasty herbal treats, and even a gift for feathered friends. Come share the fun...
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm New Hampshire Historical Society
Explore your family’s roots! This workshop will introduce kids to genealogy basics like creating a family tree, researching family records, and preserving family memories. Geared for kids ages 5 to 12, but all ages are welcome. Space is limited, and registration is required.
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm New Hampshire Historical Society
Explore your family’s roots! This workshop will introduce kids to genealogy basics like creating a family tree, researching family records, and preserving family memories. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Geared for kids ages 5 to 12, but all ages are welcome. Space is limited, and advance registration is required.
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Seacoast Waldorf School
Caregivers and their children ages 2-5 are invited to join us and come and experience a free tea and puppet morning in one of our Early Childhood classrooms. Enjoy tea and a snack, play in the classroom and end with a puppet show. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited.
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am Memorial Field
Girls on the Run New Hampshire will host its end-of-season fall 5k celebration on Saturday, November 16 at Memorial Field in Concord. This fall’s event will include 870 girls and 212 coaches representing 63 teams from across the state of New Hampshire. Additionally, almost 1,000 family and community members will join in the 5K celebration. The New Hampshire community is...
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm The Mall at Rockingham Park
Aimed at entertaining and delighting children of all ages, the event will feature activities inspired by some of Disney Junior’s most popular television series including Fancy Nancy, Muppet Babies, Puppy Dog Pals, T.O.T.S. and Vampirina. During the event, families will participate in a variety of activities including a craft project to create their own Disney Junior holiday mobile and a...
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm Regatta Room at Shipyard Brewery
Enjoy great live music, tasty food, and fabulous shopping opportunities, just in time for the holidays. All proceeds benefit the nonprofit Birchtree Center’s educational and therapeutic programs for children and youth with autism and their families. Appetizers and desserts will be served; guests can also sample beers and other beverages from a cash bar hosted by Shipyard Brewery. Musicians Elijah...
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm Peacock Players
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s real life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but when publishers seem uninterested, her dear friend Professor Bhaer suggests that Jo write more of herself and her personal experience. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the story of herself...
Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm Rochester Grange Hall
A NH Humanities program presented by John C. Porter and hosted by Rochester Grange #86. Come and hear how changing barn architecture tells the story of New Hampshire agriculture. A chronological walk through time, with photo illustrations of barns around the state that are examples of eras of agricultural history. This program will demonstrate how majestic barn structures represent Yankee...
Nov 17 all-day Rochester Opera House
The Main Street Kids’ Club: A MathStart Musical is a musical adaptation of the award-winning visual learning book series, MathStart by Stuart J. Murphy. Murphy’s 63-book series involves teaching math through the context of stories. Bookwriter and lyricist, Scott Ferguson (most well-known for adapting the “edutainment” piece, Schoolhouse Rock Live!, to the stage), took a handful of Murphy’s books to...
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Somersworth High School
Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping and support a great cause! The Somersworth Festival Association (SFA) is holding its annual Penny Sale Fundraiser at Somersworth High School. Help support the SFA’s family-oriented activities like the Children’s Festival, Kids Koncerts, Breakfast with Frosty, and the Pumpkin Festival and win great gifts! Prizes include a large flat-screen TV, Kindle Paperwhite, quilts,...
Nov 17 @ 7:00 pm Peacock Players
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s real life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but when publishers seem uninterested, her dear friend Professor Bhaer suggests that Jo write more of herself and her personal experience. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the story of herself...
Nov 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Martha's Exchange
New Hampshire Humanities presents the second in a six-part 2019-2020 Ideas on Tap series. Ideas on Tap is a series of events around the state that explores timely contemporary topics to generate “pint-sized conversations about big ideas.” The next program, “Artificial Intelligence: Is There a Ghost in the Machine?”, will be held at Martha’s Exchange Restaurant & Brewing Company in...
Nov 22 – Nov 24 all-day Nashua North High School Auditorium
The Nashua High School North Choral Department is proud to present the musical “Once Upon A Mattress”. Featured students include: Katie Walker as Queen Aggravain, Dylan Grantham as King Sextimus the Silent, Anyssa Mitchell as Princess Winnifred, Stephen Loranger as Prince Dauntless, Rachel Morris as Lady Larken, Andre Ostaudelafont as Sir Harry, Joe Tavares as Minstrel, Andre Prince as Jester...
Nov 22 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Stonewall Farm
2019 Farm Fare will be held on Friday, November 22nd from 4 to 7 PM and Saturday, November 23rd from 9 AM to 3 PM. Keep your Thanksgiving celebration local by shopping for everything you will need to make a deliciously memorable feast and more. Grace your table with items from area farms and specialty food producers who will be...
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm Peacock Players
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s real life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but when publishers seem uninterested, her dear friend Professor Bhaer suggests that Jo write more of herself and her personal experience. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the story of herself...
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm Keefe Center for the Arts
The Actorsingers present The Addams Family, a comical feast that embraces the wackiness in every family, features an original story and it’s every father’s nightmare: Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family– a man her parents have never met. And if that wasn’t...
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm NH Farm Museum
In 1863 Lincoln proclaimed the first national Thanksgiving Day in the midst of the Civil War. Here on the farm, we recreate the experience as people enact the roles of the family members and what Thanksgiving at that time would have been. Enjoy light refreshments, hands-on activities. Ride a horse-drawn sleigh or wagon depending on snow and come inside and...
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
As we approach the longest night of the year, join us to make your own lantern out of natural and upcycled materials including branches and tissue paper or metal cans. Then be sure to use your lantern to celebrate the Winter Solstice on December 21.
Nov 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Prescott Farm Environmental Education Center
Love bread? Learn to bake your own from scratch! We’ll use a simple no-knead recipe that makes a delicious, crusty artisan loaf – perfect for your holiday table. We’ll also experiment with a hand cranked grain grinder and learn a bit about the science behind how bread rises. An exclusive opportunity to spend an afternoon inside the historic farmhouse at...
Nov 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Stonewall Farm
2019 Farm Fare will be held on Friday, November 22nd from 4 to 7 PM and Saturday, November 23rd from 9 AM to 3 PM. Keep your Thanksgiving celebration local by shopping for everything you will need to make a deliciously memorable feast and more. Grace your table with items from area farms and specialty food producers who will be...