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— 40th reunion: Exeter High School Class of 1976 at the Epping Legion on Route 125, from 6 to 11 p.m. Sept. 24. Cost will be $20. Send your check to Joyce Blanchard, 26 Elm St., Epping, NH, 03042. A cash bar and appetizers will be available. Find the class on Facebook at EHS 1976.
— The Carriage Barn Equine Assisted Therapy Programs is looking for volunteers to assist with Therapeutic Horseback Riding and Carriage Driving, Fundraising, Events, and Fun Activities. Volunteers are needed at various times throughout the week to work with horses and clients. Teens, adults and retirees welcome (volunteers must be at least 14 years old). Experience and horse knowledge is a plus, but is not required. Contact The Carriage Barn at 378-0140, email email@example.com, website at www.carriage-barn.org.
— Deer hunt: at Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Saturday, Nov. 12 and Sunday, Nov. 13. To apply, applicants must fill out a permit application form available on the refuge website and send it to the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department Office. Applications are also available at Parker River National Wildlife Refuge. Applications must be hand delivered by Sept. 23 to: New Hampshire Fish & Game Department, 11 Hazen Dr., Concord, N.H., 03301; Attention: Wildlife Division. 40 hunters randomly selected. For the permit application, please google Great Bay NWR, NH or visit http://www.fws.gov/refuge/Great_Bay/ or call Parker River NWR at 978-465-5753.
— Exeter Art Committee: meets at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of the month in the Gallery at the Town Hall. New members welcome. Call Karen at 772-8834.
— Hampton Falls Farmers Market every Monday on the Town Common, Route 1, from 2-6 p.m., featuring fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods, flowers, jams and jellies, free range chicken eggs and much more.
— Gentle yoga flow: This class will be a gentle Hatha Yoga class with modifications for all. Participants will flow gently, breathe into each move, reduce stress and enjoy being with others. Sue Ebbeson, RYT instructor. Classes meet from 9-10:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Tuck Building, Hampton. This is an ongoing class. You may join at any time. Pre-register at Hampton Recreation Department. 926-3932 or call Sue at 926-3775. Bring a yoga mat and water.
— Farmers market: 2-6 p.m. Mondays through Sept. 26, on the Hampton Falls Town Common. Locally grown and produced food and more.
— Improve Your Health and Well-Being by Practicing Tai Chi: Beginner class at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays. All classes are held at the Taoist Tai Chi Society studio at the Tuck Learning Campus, 30 Linden St., in Exeter. Wear comfortable clothes and soft soled shoes. Call 658-1199, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.taoist.org/usa/locations/exeter. The first class is free.
— All levels yoga: For people who work out regularly, including runners, bikers, walkers, golfers, gardeners, or anybody with an active lifestyle. Participants will learn how to use yoga to prevent injuries, improve flexibility, and better performance. Class will get into poses carefully and hold them mindfully, with emphasis on countering the muscle-shortening that accompanies vigorous exercise. Slow down and stretch. Sue Ebbeson, RYT instructor. Classes meet 5-6:15 p.m. Mondays and 9-10:15 a.m. Wednesdays at Tuck Building, Hampton. This is an ongoing class. Join at any time. Pre-register at Hampton Recreation Department at 926-3932 or call Sue at 926-3775. Bring a yoga mat and water.
— Wellness Wednesday: 6:30 p.m. first Wednesday of the month at Newmarket Millspace. Admission is $5 at the door.
— Chucky’s Fight: holds a monthly support group meeting for parents and families of people with drug and alcohol abuse problems from 6 to 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at the Church of Christ, 867 Lafayette Road, Seabrook. Call (978) 423-1222 or email email@example.com.
— Families First: offers dental care including x-rays, fillings, and extractions through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 53 Lincoln St., every Friday. A sliding scale cash fee is required at time of service depending on income and many patients receive care for free. Call 422-8208 for information and to make an appointment.
Friday, Sept. 23
Saturday, Sept. 24
— 12th Annual Touch-A-Truck, Saturday, Sept. 24 (rain date: Sept. 25), from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m., at Pease International Tradeport, Portsmouth. Admission is $5 per person not to exceed $20 per family. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
— The Seacoast Science Center will hold: its 14th annual BioBlitz on Sept. 24, from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. BioBlitz is a daylong species scavenger hunt of Odiorne Point State Park, 570 Ocean Blvd., Rye. The event is free for members of the Seacoast Science Center; $10 for non-members; $30 for non-member families (up to 6 people). Contact Sarah at 436-8043, ext. 20 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to inquire how groups can get involved.
Friday, Sept. 30
— Join the Seacoast Science Center and Newburyport Whale Watch for: the 2nd annual Save the Seals River Cruise on Sept. 30, from 5-8 p.m. Participants will enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. All proceeds from the event, which includes a silent auction, benefit the Seacoast Science Center’s Marine Mammal Rescue program. Tickets are $50 per person, ages 21 and only please. Learn more and reserve your spot at www.seacoastsciencecenter.org or call 436-80043, ext. 28.
Saturday, Oct. 1
— The 6th annual New Hampshire gathering of One Hundred Thousand Poets for Change (100 TPC) will take place: in Exeter on Oct. 1, from 12:30-4 p.m. This event will be held outdoors on the FUUSE Parsonage Green at 12 Elm Street, or in case of inclement weather, in the Sanctuary. It is free and open to the general public.
— A yard sale: to benefit S.A.F.E.R. (Seacoast Area Feline Education and rescue) on Oct.1, from 8 a.m., to 2 p.m., at 28 Stowecroft Drive in Hampton. Many items available.
Monday, Oct. 3
— On Monday, Oct. 3, at the 3rd Floor Conference Room of One New Hampshire Avenue in Portsmouth, at 7 p.m., the Seacoast NAACP will have a report of the 2016 Nominating Committee, receipt of Nominations by Petition, and election of the 2016 Election Supervisory Committee. All members whose memberships are current as of April 1, may be nominated for office or as an at-large member of the Executive Committee. In order to sign a nominating petition, or be elected to the Election Supervisory Committee, a member must be current as of 30 days prior to this October Meeting. The "NAACP Candidates Consent Form" with at least three signatures must be provided in advance of consideration to the Nominating Committee by any candidate. The Consent Form may be obtained by emailing NAACPNHSeacoast@aol.com.
Saturday, Oct. 8
— The Kingston Veteran's Club will be hosting: their Annual Oktoberfest on Oct. 8. Join us for authentic German food like: Bratwurst, Sauerkraut, Spaetzle, Schnitzel and more. Food will be served from 4-6 p.m., and the cost is $9 per person. The Kingston Veteran's Club is located at 36 Church Street in Kingston. For details: 642-3419.
Tuesday, Oct. 18
— Free Healthy Cooking Classes at The Exeter Area YMCA, 56 Linden St., Exeter. On Tuesday, Oct. 18, the class is: Stocking Up On Soups. Youth Class (Grades 6-8): 4-5 p.m. and Adult Class (Adults 18+): 6:30-8 p.m. Classes are offered open to the public and free for everyone. Space is limited. Please reserve your spot: at www.sdymca.org/freshideas, or call 642-3361.
Friday, Oct. 21
— 2016 Black New England Conference on Oct. 21 and 22. Politically In-Correct: Humor, Satire and Black Consciousness at the Huddleston Hall Ballroom, University of New Hampshire, Durham. For details: JerriAnne Boggis 318-5120 or 436-8433. www.portsmouthhistory.org.
— The Seacoast Public Health Network and the Seacoast Medical Reserve Corps/CERT are excited to announce: a free Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) class on Oct. 21 from 6-8:30 p.m., and Oct. 22 and 23 from 8 a.m., to 5 p.m. The class will meet at the Department of Environmental Services at 222 International Drive, Suite 175, Portsmouth. Contact Nancy Parker at 793-0786 or email@example.com for more information or to register.
Tuesday, Nov. 15
— Free Healthy Cooking Classes at The Exeter Area YMCA, 56 Linden St., Exeter. On Tuesday, Nov. 15, the class is: All the Thanksgiving Fixins’. Youth Class (Grades 6-8): 4-5 p.m. and Adult Class (Adults 18+): 6:30-8 p.m. Classes are offered open to the public and free for everyone. Space is limited. Please reserve your spot: at www.sdymca.org/freshideas, or call 642-3361.