Throwback Thursday Grown-up Play Date: Night at the BooZeum We know you’ve always wanted to visit the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire without the kids and now is your chance! The museum will throw open its doors for grownups 21+ for a night of BOOzy fun with their friends from 7th Settlement Brewery. This October, come in costume to do a spooky science experiment in the STEAM Lab, do a creepy craft in the Muse Studio, all while enjoying drinks so delicious – it’s scary! Where else can you and your friends enjoy a cash bar, refreshments and a chance to leave an impression in a giant pin screen, or play a tune on a wall-to-wall Music Matrix? Big kids only (21+) and you must have a valid ID. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. Tickets available: https://www.childrens-museum.org/things-to-do/events/throwback-thursday-grownup-play-dates There October Throwback Thursday sponsors: 7th Settlement Brewery and Atlas-Heritage Title, LLC – New Hampshire and Southern Maine.
Saturday, October 21st from 9:00am – 3:00pm Somersworth High School 11 Memorial Drive Over 150 Vendors participate. For more information you may go to www.nhfestivals.org. There are some spaces available for people who would like to sell their products. You can call 692-5869
Golf Tournament and Fundraiser In Memory of Therese Bingle Higgins The Team Therese Memorial Golf Tournament is an opportunity for friends, family and colleagues across New England to come together, celebrate the life of an amazing woman and offer our support to her family. Golfers and non-golfers will enjoy a fun-filled day that includes a golf tournament, lawn games, dinner, silent auctions, and raffles. All proceeds will go directly to the Higgins family. Event Contact: Ben Barron Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 603-427-9461
Members and guests of the Greater Somersworth Chamber of Commerce are invited to our morning networking event. Meet new businesses, enjoy great refreshments and raffle items. Members who donate a raffle prize will be introduced to share information about their business. To donate a raffle prize, contact the Chamber at email@example.com or 603-692-7175. Register Now!
Join SYC, Title I & PTA as we host the 11th Annual Family “Lights On” for Learning Celebration Celebrate the importance & benefits of quality after school learning programs. Special presentation for parents by trainer Maureen Calla-ghan, “Partnering with Parents to ask the Right Questions” as we get ready for Parent Teacher Conferences. Samantha the Skunk performance by Y2Y Super fun “Minute To Win It “ Challenges & games for the kids! Thursday, October 26th Idlehurst Elementary School Free Family Dinner 6:00pm Open to Middle School & Elementary School Families & children must be accompanied by an adult. Join us as we raise awareness & advocate “Afterschool For All” in the community, sign a petition of support for afterschool & join our students as they color lightbulbs with important messages to send to Governor Sununu. Check out the afterschool alliance website for more info on Lights On across the country. wwwafterschoolalliance.org For more information or questions please contact Maureen Jackman firstname.lastname@example.org
The Greater Somersworth Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a candidates’ forum, “Ask the Candidates” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 26th in the Somersworth City Council Chambers in City Hall. The forum will include only candidates running in the contested races for At-large City Council and At-large School Board. The forum will be moderated by Mike Pomp Longtime Radio Broadcaster of WTSN. Somersworth residents as well as Somersworth business owners and managers are invited to submit questions for the candidates in advance of the event. Forms for submitting questions are available at the Chamber of Commerce, the Somersworth City Clerk’s Department, and the Somersworth Public Library. Forms may also be submitted at www.somersworthchamber.com/candidate-question-form/. Questions must be received by the Chamber no later than 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 19th. For more information, contact the Chamber at 603-692-7175.
Join us at the Table for our Annual Dinner and Silent Auction, “There’s No Place Like Home” on Friday, October 27 at the Cochecho Country Club in Dover. The event will include dinner, classical entertainment, and a silent auction featuring handmade items, locally made products and gift certificates from our favorite restaurants and businesses…all close to home. Tickets are $65 per person or $500 for a table of 8. http://www.cornerstonevna.org/special-events/