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Blood Donors Needed
The America Red Cross is still recovering from the severe winter storms this month and donors of all blood types are needed.In New Hampshire, 24 blood drives were canceled due to winter weather this month, causing 700 donations to go uncollected
Upcoming blood drives in Epping:
- Saturday, April 7: 10:00 am-3:00 pm Epping High School 21 Academy Street in Epping
- Monday, April 9: 1:00-6:00 pm American Legion Post 51 232 Calef Highway in Epping
Upcoming at the Historical Society:
Friday, April 6 at 6:00 pm– Open House followed by a Program at 7:00 pm.Bill Dow of Brentwood will present a program on "Old bottles." He encourages all attending to bring an old bottle, to be discussed and shared with others. Always free and open to the public, light refreshments will be available.
New events added at the library!
March 24: Ancestry Photo Project – 2 pm-6 pm
Photographer Marianne Bradaric is taking portraits of New Hampshire residents and welcoming stories about people’s ancestry and roots; have your photograph taken professionally and be a part of this exciting art project! Each person photographed will receive a copy of the photograph and the final art project will be shown in Germany, the artist’s home country. Stop by any time between 2 pm and 6 pm at the library.
March 26: Society of Eloquent Artists - 5:30 pm
Join in for a free art class with a no-rules theme, led by Donna Corriveau and Angie Beaudoin. Enjoy an open atmosphere with nothing but support, focusing on the therapeutic nature of art. There will be a short demonstration at the beginning of class on the art medium for the day. While you explore each medium, open conversation with no judgement or agenda is encouraged. Open to any ability and knowledge of art.
Good Friday and Easter Services at Providence Baptist Church
Good Friday Services will be held at Providence Baptist Church, 410 Pleasant Street, Epping on March 30th beginning at 7pm. The service will share the darkest hour leading to the celebration of the Resurrection with Scripture readings and motivational music.
A Sunrise Service will be held on April 1st beginning at 6:00 am. This will be a time of celebration of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ. The service will include a short devotional and congregational singing. This will be followed by a potluck breakfast and all are welcome. Please bring a breakfast item to share.
This will be followed by our morning service at 10:30 am as we continue to celebrate Resurrection Sunday. This service includes Children’s Church for children 8 and under.
PBC invites you to join them for any or all of these services.
For any questions, please call 679-8918 or email: email@example.com.
Pasta Dinner Fundraiser at Epping Legion on April 6th for Hole in the Wall Gang Camp
On Friday, April 6th, the American Legion Post 51 on Rte. 125 in Epping is hosting a Pasta Dinner Fundraiser. All proceeds will benefit “The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp” which provides a “different kind of healing” to more than 25,000 seriously ill children and family members annually, all completely free of charge. It is the goal of The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp to ensure that every child with a serious medical condition has the chance to experience the world of possibilities that the camp has to offer through the generosity of others.
The doors open at 6 pm and dinner will be served from 6-8 pm followed by music for dancing. DONATIONS for the dinner will be accepted at the door. For more information about the dinner, please call Rob Hoffman at 944-5485. (The Epping Legion is across from Telly’s Restaurant on Route 125.) For more information about The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp you can visit their website at www.holeinthewallgang.org.