Here’s the news for
Pittsfield. If you would like to add an event. please contact me
handcrafted Victorian Doll House is being raffled off at the
Clothes Closet. This project was started by a craftsperson
and donated to the Clothes Closet - please stop in and
purchase some tickets.
The Pittsfield Food Pantry
will again participate in the annual Feinstein Foundation
One Million Dollar Give Away to food pantries across the
nation. The appeal is from March 1 through April 30 and is
for both monetary and food donations. Each item that comes
into the pantry is counted and the grant amount is based on
the number of items collected. Please donate!
Pittsfield Youth Baseball/Softball is raffling four (4)
front-row seats to a Red Sox vs.Yankees game. Tickets are
available at Bell Brothers (1 Depot St., Pittsfield) and are
$5 each or five (5) for $20. All proceeds support quality
baseball and softball experiences for the boys and girls of
Pittsfield. The game is Saturday, August 2nd at 4:05. The
Drawing is June 26th.
On Easter Sunday, April 20 at 7
a.m., the customary Sunrise Service will be held in the
Sanctuary of First Congregational Church with breakfast
immediately following in the Vestry. The traditional Easter
worship service will commence at 10:00 a.m. with music by
the Chancel Choir and JuBellation. Parking and wheelchair
accessible entry are available at rear of church. For more
information, call the church office at: 435-7471 and speak
with Rev. David Stasiak, pastor, or refer to the church’s
The Pittsfield Players
will be hosting a play reading at the Scenic Theatre of Alan
Ayckbourn's "Living Together."
The play reading is a
casual reading of the script that takes place upstairs at
the Scenic Theatre on Sunday, April 27 at 6:30 PM.
one who is interested in reading this play in an informal
setting is welcome to join us at the Scenic on April 27 at
6:30 upstairs in the green room. You are welcome to bring a
snack and are no way obligated to perform or audition after
Auditions for "Living Together" will be
held May 18 and 19 at the Scenic Theatre.
You need not be
a member of the Pittsfield Players and we encourage you all
to attend whether you are a seasoned veteran or have never
done theatre before. You are also welcome to come and
listen. If you have any questions please feel free to reach
Meggin at 736-8073.
Foss Family Scholorship
applicaions are available. All PMHS graduates extending
their education beyond high school may apply for a
scholarship to pursue a two-year or four-year degree or
technical/trade school education. Please visit the town
website at www.pittsfield-nh.org to download an application
and view the requirements. Deadline: May 1, 2014
Suncook Valley Area Lions Club (serving
Pittsfield/Barnstead) will meet on Mon., April 21 at 6pm at
Jitters Café, Main Street. The Lions Club is requesting
donations of gently used items for their yardsale. Please
contact Ed Vien at 731-9321 to arrange for drop off/pick up.
The Greater Pittsfield Chamber of Commerce will hold
their monthly meeting on Mon, April 21 at the Community
Center, lower level.
The Pittsfield Circle of Home
and Family group will meet on Thursday, April 24 at 7pm at
the Community Center, lower level.
Conservation Commission will meet on Thursday, April 24 at
7pm at the Town Hall.
School vacation is 4/21-4/25.
Enjoy your time off!!
Pittsfield Youth Workshop will
have Drop In hours from 2-6pm on Tues, Wed, and Fri. For
more information, please call 435-8272.
Clerk’s Office is now processing boat registrations.
There is a bake sale fundraiser on Thursday, April 24th,
10AM-2PM at the Pittsfield Area Senior Center (Community
Center, lower level) to help support the March for Meals on
Wheels. Come out and buy some tasty treats.
Meet, Talk Book Club will meet on Tuesday April 22, 10:30 AM
at the Senior Center. The book being discussed is
Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh.
Greater Pittsfield Chamber of Commerce will be holding a
Multitown Yard Sale this year and any address in their seven
member towns is welcome to join in. Participants can
register by mail by sending in the registration form (visit
the Chamber website www.pittsfieldchamber.org) or by using
the registration form in the Suncook Valley Sun. Please mail
to be received by May 24th latest. Early registrations
appreciated! Registration fees are $5 for individuals, $10
for Group locations, and no fee for non-profits raising
funds. Mail to Multitown Yardsale/ GPCOC, PO Box 234,
Pittsfield, NH 03263.
Happy Birthday wishes to Sean
Foster on Sun, April 20;; Shirley Kelley and Jeannette
Engelmann on Thurs, April 24, and Tracy Demers on Fri, April
25. I hope you ALL have a great day.
A VERY SPECIAL
Birthday wish to my nephew, Nathan Fries on Sat, April 26. I
hope you have a wonderful, fun day!