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July - August 2017 | Volume 10, Issue 4



Newsletter Schedule

Have we missed your group or event? Please let us know. Our purpose is to include as many Epping groups and events as possible.

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Epping Garden Club Plant Sale

The Epping Garden Club’s annual “Fall Mum” Fundraiser is now in progress. They will be taking paid orders from now until September 5th. The Order Form is on the Garden Club Facebook page.

Here is the Price List for our Fall Fundraiser:

Please make checks out to Epping Garden Club and drop off your orders with Joyce at the Epping Town Hall or mail to:  

Epping Garden Club
9 Folsom Mill LaneEpping NH 03042

Plants will be delivered to the Library on September 8th or 10th.

There will be a Garden Club meeting on August 13th at 9:00 am at Eva’s.

Hedding Street Fair on August 5th

“It’s a Small world” is the theme of the year’s Hedding Street Fair on Saturday August 5th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, rain or shine, at Hedding Campground on Route 87 in Epping. The event is free with plenty of parking. All are welcome!   Come and enjoy crafts, games, books, jewelry, plants, toys, raffles, baked goods, thrift shop, candy and more. A luncheon will be served at 11:30 am.

Seacoast Fiber Fest on August 13th

Riverslea Farm welcomes you to their annual Seacoast Fiber Fest on Sunday August 13th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at 362 North River Road, Epping. There will be local fiber artists and farmers demonstrating the many uses and products of natural fibers, including spinning, weaving dyeing, felting and more and also shearing demonstrations.

The demonstrators will be selling handmade products and the Riverslea store will be open with a full selection of fiber products, lambskins and delicious lamb and goat meat. There will be activities for kids of all ages. Visit and learn about some of the different animals that give us fiber.

To reduce stress on the guest farm animals, dogs of any size will not be permitted at this event.

Blood Drive August 18th at Provident Baptist Church

Providence Baptist Church at 410 Pleasant Street will host a blood drive on Friday, August 18th from 2 to 7 pm.

The American Red Cross encourages appointments. Appointments can be made by going to redcrossblood.org or by calling them at 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767). The sponsor code is NHPBC-EPPING. While on line look into the rapid pass which could save you up to 15 minutes wait time by answering health history questions and doing the pre-donation reading.

Epping Arts Association Show August 19th

The Epping Art Association will hold a pop up art exhibition onSaturday August 19thfrom 10 am to 3 pm.  A percentage of all sales will be donated to the Epping "End 68 hours of Hunger" program.  This event will be a great chance to meet local artists, purchase artwork and support the children of Epping.

August Events at the Library

August events are now available for the Harvey Mitchell Memorial Library!