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November 7, 2012

Salem Farmers Market starts winter season

The Eagle-Tribune

---- — SALEM — The Salem Farmers Market will begin its winter season Sunday.

The market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lake Street Garden Center, 37 Lake St.

The market will be open every Sunday through Dec. 23. It will be open twice a month from January through May.

The products offered include vegetables, apples, raw milk, yogurt, cheese, granola, gluten-free products, honey, maple syrup, coffees, local wine and assorted baked treats.

Go to salemnhfarmersmarket.com to sign up for a market newsletter. More information can be found at


Bakie School

hosts craft fair

KINGSTON — D.J. Bakie School presents its third annual Vendor/Craft Fair Saturday at Sanborn Regional High School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Close to 50 crafters and vendors will showcase their handiwork and products, including: Tastefully Simple, Scentsy, Lia Sophia, handmade artwork, quilts, blankets, sweaters, homemade syrup and much more.

There also will be plenty to entertain children, including “Fairy Making Houses,” face-painting, tattoos and many affordable items for the child’s small Christmas shopping budget.

‘Grail Mania’ hits Hampstead library

HAMPSTEAD — “Grail Mania: 21st Century Retelling of 12th Century Heresy” will be at Hampstead Public Library on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Join author Diana Durham as she helps the audience act out scenes from her new retelling of the medieval saga of the Holy Grail. Among the characters featured in Durham’s presentation are the young, impulsive knight, Perceval, King Arthur, Merlin and others from the Arthurian legends.

Durham is the author of “The Return of King Arthur”. She speaks and runs workshops about the Arthurian and Grail legends and what their meaning is.

This program is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the New Hampshire Humanities council and presented by the Friends of the Hampstead Public Library. Refreshments will follow the program. Members of the Friends are invited to stay for the regular monthly meeting of the organization following the program.

Salem college

plans open house

SALEM — The American College of History and Legal Studies is hosting an open house Wednesday for prospective students and members of the public interested in the college, 1 Stiles Road

The event starts at 7 p.m. The schedule includes an introduction and welcome, an overview of American History Seminar, an overview of the writing courses, an overview of the “Early Admission to Law School” Program, observing American History I class, and a question-and-answer period with deans, professors and students.

The evening concludes with a reception at approximately 8:20 p.m. To RSVP, call Maureen Mooney at 458-5145, Ext. 11, or email info@achls.org.

Windham firefighters complete training

WINDHAM – Firefighters Gordon Campbell, Michael Specian and Scott Zins recently completed a five-day program at the New Hampshire Fire Academy.

They trained in emergency response for structural collapses.

Pelham contest winners announced

PELHAM – Pelham Parks and Recreation has announced winners in the Halloween Coloring Contest. They are Kailin Grenda, ages up to 4; Irelynn Curran, ages 5-6; Lindsey Butler, ages 7-8; Tim O’Connor, ages 9-10.