Concord Calendar: Dragons; Big Dogs; Anecdotes; Books; Writing; After

CONCORD, NH – Ready for a family outing? Find out what’s new in your Concord Patch community calendar. See what’s going on and what might interest you before making plans.

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Here are some events happening this week in and near Concord:


GoodLife Book Sale

  • When: Tuesday, October 11 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Location: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Smokestack Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed weekends and 10/10) Cost/registration: FREE! Open to the public rain or shine! Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrim Check out this great opportunity – bring your used books during… Read more

Zoom Dissertation Writing

  • When: Tuesday, October 11 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Instructor: Gail Thorell Schilling Date/Time: Tuesdays, October 11-November 1 and 1:00-2:30 p.m. Cost/Registration: $45. You must register before October 10 at 12 p.m. GoodLife will email you the Zoom link a day or two before class. ***This course is conducted only via Zoom.*** Our population… Read more

There are dragons!

  • When: Tuesday, October 11 at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Concord Public Library
  • What: Join us on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month for a teenage book club all about dragons and other fantastical creatures. Get ready to work on creative projects and talk about some of your favorite books. Please register at www.concordpubliclibrary.net/l… Read more

flying dogs

  • When: Tuesday, October 11 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Keach Park/Upper Playground
  • What: It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s… a DOG! Come watch Mike Piazza and his fabulous high-flying dogs soar after the frisbees and wow people with their incredible agility tricks. This sports team has performed on Animal Planet and at the NFL, NBA, MLS and other professional sporting events,… Read more

GoodLife Book Sale

  • When: Wednesday, October 12 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Location: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Smokestack Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed weekends and 10/10) Cost/registration: FREE! Open to the public rain or shine! Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrim Check out this great opportunity – bring your used books during… Read more

Outdoor story time in the park


Cardio for Heart Health – Wednesday

  • When: Wednesday, October 12 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Instructor: Jill Smith, CPTDate/time: Wednesdays, October 12-November 30, 10:30-11:25 a.m. Cost/registration: $50. You must register before October 11 at 12 p.m. GoodLife will email you the Zoom link a day or two before class. ***Registrations made online will be for live classes v… Learn more

Author Margaret Porter – The Wand of Myrtle

  • When: Wednesday October 12 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • What: Margaret Porter returns to Gibson’s Bookstore to present her new historical fiction novel, The Myrtle Wand! The Myrtle Wand, a retelling and continuation of the classic ballet Giselle, restores the story’s original elements to transform a tale of bungled romances and betrayal… Read More

GoodLife Book Sale

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Location: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Smokestack Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed weekends and 10/10) Cost/registration: FREE! Open to the public rain or shine! Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrim Check out this great opportunity – bring your used books during… Read more

Penacook Winter Farmer’s Market – Every Wednesday

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Riverhill Grange, 32 Horse Hill Road, Penacook, NH 03303
  • What: Every Wednesday, 3-6 p.m. Riverhill Grange, 32 Horsehill Rd, Penacook, NH 03303 (603) 491-4203 Email: [email protected] Open Farmer’s Market and Warner River Produce Pickup Point. Varied seasonal vegetables, greens, micro greens, apples, holy basil teas, herbs and aromatic herbs… Read more

“The Party Line” Business After Hours

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 5:00 p.m.
  • Where: New Hampshire Telephone Museum
  • What: “THE PARTY LINE” BUSINESS AFTER HOURS – THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 Join the Sunapee Lake Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, October 13 for a Business After Hours hosted by us, your friends at the New Hampshire Telephone Museum. Join “the Party Line” from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.W… Read More

Beat the Librarians Trivia Night

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Litherman’s Limited Brewery
  • What: The quiz is back! Join us at Lithermans Limited in Concord to test your quiz skills. Create a team of 4-6 players and compete against a group of librarians made up of employees from the Baker Free Library and the Concord Public Library. Bookish anecdotes will appear with… Read More

Horror novelist Josh Malerman, with Daphne

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • What: Josh Malerman (Bird Box) visits Gibson Bookstore to thrill you with his new horror novel Daphne! Whatever you do, don’t think about Daphne. Horror has a new name: Daphne. Daphne may have been killed decades ago, but that doesn’t mean she’s gone. … Learn more

MasterChef Junior live!

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: Capitoline Arts Center
  • What: Something tasty is heading to your hometown! America’s favorite cooking show is now on tour with MasterChef Junior Live! This high-energy, interactive stage production brings the hit cooking show MasterChef Junior, straight to fans and foodies… LIVE on stage! Watch… Read more

Indigenous peoples: past, present, future

  • When: Thursday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Where: 266 Main Street N
  • What: Denise and Paul Pouliot of the Cowasuck Band of the Pennacook-Abenaki people will present a program exploring the history of Indigenous peoples in the Concord area as well as New Hampshire. They will also talk about life today and tomorrow for the indigenous peoples of… Read more

GoodLife Book Sale

  • When: Friday, October 14 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Where: GoodLife programs and activities
  • What: Location: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Smokestack Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed weekends and 10/10) Cost/registration: FREE! Open to the public rain or shine! Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrim Check out this great opportunity – bring your used books during… Read more

Kid Crafternoon


Couples restorative yoga


Hillsboro Harvest Festival and Walk-a-thon

  • When: Saturday, October 15 at 9 a.m.
  • Where: Grimes Field
  • What: Raise funds for our regional community center while you walk! Individuals or teams can register. Vendors, food trucks, games and contests will highlight this family event at Grimes Field. Learn more

Concord Arts Market

  • When: Saturday, October 15 at 10 a.m.
  • Where: Rollins Park
  • What: The award-winning Concord Arts Market is back this summer and fall with over 60 artists and artisans each month from June to October in Rollins Park. The artists will vary each month and offer everything from jewelry, fine art paintings, photography, pottery, prints, stains… Read more

Prenatal yoga workshop

  • When: Saturday, October 15 at 10 a.m.
  • Where: Blossom Yoga & Wellness
  • What: Blossom Yoga is hosting this amazing prenatal yoga workshop! Join us as we explore how yoga can help you on your pregnancy journey!! Learn more

See more local events, or add your own, on the Concord Patch Community Calendar.

Editor’s Note: This article was auto-generated from event information provided primarily by community members. Patch has not independently verified much of this information, always check with organizers to confirm that published events are going as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also contact [email protected] with any questions or other comments regarding this article.

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