Saturday, November 22nd 2014 - All Day
To kick off the holiday season the Moffatt-Ladd House & Garden will hold its first ever “Celebration of Wreaths & Trees” event on museum grounds at 154 Market Street in Portsmouth, November 22, 1 -8 PM and November 23, 1 -4 PM. The event is open to the public and has an admission fee of $5.00 for adults and is FREE for children 12 and under. The house, garden and warehouse will feature wreaths and trees decorated by local businesses and organizations. If your business or organization is interested in providing and decorating a wreath or tree or if you’re interested in volunteering at this event please call 603-430-7968 for details.
Sunday, November 23rd 2014 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An Unforgettable Night Hosted By Nick David
Mo Runs For Hope to Benefit the Samaritans Suicide Prevention and Outreach Organization
Musical Performances by: Chad LaMarsh, Mr. Nick, D-Comp
Comic Relief by Jay Chanoine, Matt Barry, Josh Day, and Jim Bishop
Special Guest Lisa Guyer of Mama Kicks and Sully Erna’s Avalon
Sunday November 23, 2014
Jade Dragon Elm St Manchester
THIS IS MY STORY
I have battled Bipolar Disorder all of my life. Following a formal diagnosis in my mid- twenties I tried everything to gain control of my disorder. Sometimes I succeeded, other times I wasn’t so lucky. Unfortunately, like many others who live with mental illness, I lost people in my life who didn’t understand. There were many times I felt alien, misunderstood, ignored, and alone. Let’s face it; this topic does not come up without stigma. It’s okay to not understand. But when people are struggling alone it decreases their chances of survival.
I am a suicide attempt survivor
In 2010 I decided I need to take a different approach to living with, embracing, and surviving my disorder. I laced up a pair of sneakers and went for a run Since then I’ve run countless running races everything from 5ks to half marathons, obstacle runs, and triathlons. I push myself physically which pushes me mentally and satisfies me emotionally.
The Samaritans’ mission is to reduce the incidence of suicide by alleviating despair, isolation, distress and suicidal feelings among individuals in our community, 24 hours a day; to educate the public about suicide prevention; and to reduce the stigma associated with suicide. I would like to take my once very dark experiences and make good use of these scars; to help others find themselves, find HOPE, and live a life they can enjoy. Therefore I will run 26.2 miles for all of us who have felt that darkness, that despair, and that alone. I want to be part of bringing the Samaritans one step closer to helping another person by putting one foot in front of the other.
I survived, others deserve that chance as well. Please join me in my mission. Help save a life by following my journey and participating in fundraising events to support my cause. All funds raised will go directly to the SamaritansHope.Org.
Saturday, November 29th 2014 - 12:00 am - 5:30 pm
at Verizon Wireless Arena
555 Elm St.
Saturday, November 29th 2014 – 3:30 pm at Verizon Wireless Arena
Tuesday, December 2nd 2014 - 4:00 pm
You’re invited to join the Merrimack Cardinals at Texas Roadhouse for a One-of-a-Kind Event!
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 4:00pm
Help the Cardinals raise money in support of their upcoming trip to the National Championships in Disney World, Florida!! 10% of your meal and all profits from activities at the event will go directly to the Cardinals Travel Fund.
Merrimack Cardinal Cheerleaders!
For more information or to make a donation go to: http://www.youcaring.com/nonprofits/help-merrimack-cardinals-get-to-nationals-/261572
Tuesday, December 2nd 2014 - 7:00 pm
On December 2nd, Bay State College will present The Sound of Art to benefit Artists for Humanity. Every year, the students in the Event Management class put on a benefit show for a charity of their choice.
This year, 21 students have worked together to promote and produce this benefit show. Artists for Humanity is a non profit organization in Boston that provides underprivileged kids with employment in the arts.
All profits made from this show will be donated to Artists for Humanity.
December 2, 2014, Brighton Music Hall, 158 Brighton Ave. Allston, MA
Tickets are $5 and are available through Ticketmaster
Saturday, December 6th 2014 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
21ST ANNUAL SHARE CHRISTMAS FAIR
Saturday, December 6 from 9:00 am -2:00 pm
1 Columbus Ave in Milford, NH (behind Milford Ambulance on Elm St.)
SHARE’s Festive Annual Christmas Fair will feature elegant handmade crafts, Christmas decorations, jewelry, and many other unique items made by professional craftspeople. New this year are FREE cash door prizes that will be drawn every hour. In addition to the craft tables, there will be a raffle table with many incredible items, including Gift Certificates and many beautiful gift baskets. Also, children will be able to sit on Santa Claus’ lap to have their pictures taken. Plan on enjoying lunch with us. We’ll have delicious chowder, chili, hot dogs along with homemade baked goods. Proceeds will benefit SHARE Outreach, a non-profit, non-denominational group providing food, clothing and financial assistance to people in need. The SHARE Center is well located, handicapped accessible, and has plenty of parking.
For more information, contact SHARE at 673-9898.
Saturday, December 13th 2014 - 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
December 13th, 2014
Grinnell Elementary School
6 Grinnell Road Derry NH
Handmade crafts, gifts, vendors, Free admittance, Raffles
** this is not a Derry Cooperative School District Sponsored event**
Saturday, December 13th 2014 - 7:30 pm
at Verizon Wireless Arena
555 Elm St.