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The Sponsor Spotlight
18th Annual Sweepstakes & Auction
Friday, May 3rd, 6-10pm
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital Garrison Wing Conference Center
789 Central Avenue, Dover
Only 250 tickets are sold to this exclusive event, giving attendees 25:1 odds of going home a cash winner.
Purchase your tickets in advance
, as the event is guaranteed to sell out!
Community Open House
Thursday, April 18th, 5-7pm
PRH Dover Emergency Room, 10 Central Avenue, Dover
You're invited to our Community Open House. Come meet our Dover Emergency Room physicians and staff, and tour the facility. Refreshments and family entertainment will be provided. Don't miss the Easter Bunny! For more information, visit www.doveremergency.com.
Lottery Cocktail Party
Friday, April 19th, 5:30pm
31 Wakefield Street, Rochester
Experience the glamour and excitement of the Roaring 20's at the Rochester Opera House Lottery Cocktail Party, the premier fundraising event of the season.
Ten lucky ticket holders share $13,000 in cash prizes and the last ticket drawn names the $10,000 Grand Prize winner! Join us for a fantastic evening, featuring tasty hors d'oeuvres, cocktails, music, games, prizes and a live and silent auction.
Funds raised during this event substantially support operations and our ability to present outstanding programming for adults, seniors, families, teens and children. We invite you to attend and/or to consider a donation of goods, services, gift certificates or gift baskets for the live and silent auctions.
Tickets are $100 and admit two people. There will be a cash bar. Handicap accessibility available in balcony only. www.rochesteroperahouse.com
Friday, April 19th, 6-8pm
A FreeThinker's Corner, 652 Central Avenue, Dover
Poetry readings by local authors. Meet Layne Case, author of "Inspirations From My Family and Friends" and Jeff Zygmont, author of "White Mountain Poems." Followed by open mic.
Bunny Breakfast & Pastry Sale
Saturday, April 20th, 8-10am
5 Hale Street, Dover
$5 per person for breakfast and activities. Hop on over, bring your kids or grandkids or just come by yourself, the room will be filled with bunnies of all sizes! Don't forget to bring your camera for a picture with the bunny!
Activities for kids may include dyeing eggs, decorating cookies, making crafts, playing games, or listening to an Easter story! Pastries priced individually according to their deliciousness! You are welcome to just attend for the pastry sale, which may include a few fruit pies, cookies, breads and Rice Krispie Lambs... a family favorite!
Greek Pastry Sale
Saturday, April 20th, 9am-1pm
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 93 Locust Street, Dover
Just in time for Easter! The church's Ladies Society Once-A-Year, Delectable Homemade Greek Pastry Sale. Arrive early for best selection! Please park behind the Dover Library and use the Rear Entrance of the church.
British Artillery at the Wentworth House
Saturday, April 20th, 10am-4pm
Colonel Paul Wentworth House, Water Street, Rollinsford
Revolutionary War re-enactors portraying the officers and crew of the 7th Company, 3rd Battalion of the Royal Regiment of Artillery will display the weapons, equipment and uniforms from this vital corps from General Burgoyne's army of 1777. Throughout the day, the unit will demonstrate how their two bronze 3-pounder cannons were fired and moved through any terrain, along with musket drills and other aspects of British military life. Inside the Wentworth House, visitors can view demonstrations of hearth cooking, displays of military equipment and uniforms, and information on the American Loyalist volunteers who fought alongside the British in the American Revolution. The event will take place from 10 am to 4 pm. Admission is $5 for adults, and free for children and ARCH members. The circa 1701 Wentworth House is located on Water Street in Rollinsford and is maintained by the nonprofit Association for Rollinsford Culture and History (ARCH).
Relocation Open House
Sunday, April 28th, 11am-4pm
The Dover Parlor, 35 Sixth Street, Dover
Please join us to celebrate the opening of our NEW LOCATION! We will have door prizes, raffles, games, food and drinks! We have been working so hard on this new space and are so excited to show it to you. Please bring a friend or family member to share the excitement. Everyone that comes through the door gets raffle tickets and the first 5 people to come also get a prize!
The Frog Prince & Other Frogs: A Puppet Show
Friday, May 3rd, Doors Open: 5:30pm, Show: 6pm
13 Monarch Way, Rochester
The Monarch School of New England is pleased to announce that Bonnie & Andrew Periale, of Perry Alley Theater and the Monarch School of New England Creative Arts Department, will be returning for another special performance. All are welcome at this inclusive, community theater event. The Frog Prince & Other Frogs will be presented at the Monarch School of New England High School & Vocational Center on Friday, May 3 2019 at 6:00 p.m. Doors will open half an hour before the show and seats are available on a first come, first served basis. Light refreshments will be provided. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. www.monarchschoolne.org
10th Annual Cycle the Seacoast
Sunday, May 5th, 7am-3pm
Cisco Brewers, Portsmouth
Join us for the 10th Annual Cycle the Seacoast on May 5th at Cisco Brewers Portsmouth. Choose from 25, 50 or 100 miles along the beautiful New Hampshire seacoast or volunteer to support the cyclists! Follow "Cycle the Seacoast" on Facebook! Contact Melissa.Walden@Lung.org or call 207-624-0306 with questions!
Recreation, Leisure & Wellness
Free Classes at NHFCU
Get Out of Paycheck to Paycheck Lifestyle
Thursday, April 25th, 5:15-7:15pm
71 Calef Highway, Lee
The key to getting on track with your finances lies in your ability to STOP living in "paycheck to paycheck" mode. 70% of Americans live this way, but there is a way out. Join us for some lessons in how to take the necessary steps to building a brighter future by getting your finances and spending plan under your control. You will relieve stress and start getting ahead!
Registration is required. There is a nominal fee to reserve your seat which will be refunded when you attend the class. Non-attendance will result in the forfeiture of your seat reservation fee. Visit
or call (603) 224-7731 to register today.
Preregistration is required for all classes. For more information on these classes as well as our complete winter/spring course listing, please go to
or call 603-742-1030.
CPR Classes at Dover Adult Learning Center
Learn adult, child and infant CPR, how to use an AED, and what to do if someone is choking. Participants who successfully complete the course will earn their Heartsaver CPR/AED certification card which is valid for 2 years (Thursday, May 23, 5:30-9:00pm, tuition $50.)
The Ogres Are Coming...
To the Hennessy Theatre that is! Momotaro: Peach Boy Hero has opened. This Japanese fairy tale comes alive with full life sized Bunraku puppets. Children are invited to sit on the front of the stage to really be a part of the action. Bring the family and enjoy this one-act play, which is the winner of the Anna Zornio Children's Theatre Playwriting Award. Families and Guests are invited to join the cast as well as other special guests such as the playwright, professors, and Japanese exchange students on Friday, April 19th. Dates and Times: April 18 at 6:30 pm, April 19 at 7pm, and April 20 at 10:30am and 2pm. Tickets are $12 for General Admission and $8 for Youth/Seniors/UNH ID holders. See you at the show.
One more thing!
Summer camp registration is still open! We have programming for grades 1-12. Camps are filling up though, so don't wait on your sign ups!
Free Skin Cancer Screenings
The month of May is "National Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month," and Seacoast Dermatology PLLC is encouraging residents of all ages to include skin cancer screenings as part of their annual health checkups.
Seacoast Dermatology, PLLC is offering
free skin cancer screening clinics. Area residents are encouraged to make an appointment, but walk-in's welcome. Please call Seacoast Dermatology at 603-431-5205 to schedule your free screening or visit seacoastdermnh.com
Free Skin Cancer Screening Event Dates:
-Exeter: Wednesday, April 24th, 5:30 - 7pm
1 Hampton Road, Building B, Suite 208, Exeter
-PORTSMOUTH: Wednesday, May 1st, 4pm-5pm
Jackson Gray Medical Building, 330 Borthwick Avenue, Suite 303, Portsmouth
-DOVER: Monday, May 13th, 5:30pm-7pm
Doctor's Park Building, 17 Old Rollinsford Road, Building A, Dover
Twilight Moon: Oil Painting Course
April 29, May 6, 13, 20 & June 3, 6-7:30pm
1 Washington Street, Suite 1119, Dover
Join me in my studio gallery for FIVE 90-minute small group painting lessons. Strictly limited to 4 students per course. Minimum 3 students. (If only 2 register, it will convert to 4 weeks of semi-private instruction!) Students will work all 5 weeks on their oil painting of a Twilight Moon Landscape. Students will use an inspiration photo to create stunning individual results and work with a palette of colors to create the light spectrum seen at twilight.
New Spring Offerings!
Candle Lit Restorative Yoga + Pop-Up Saturday Classes
Starts May 3rd
53 Washington Street, Suite LL100, Dover
Candlelit Restorative on May 3 & June 7th- Join Rachel for a deeply restorative practice that will allow you to release tension and completely unwind. By slowing down, holding poses, and breathing deeply we are able to calm the nervous system and quiet the mind. This creates body awareness, mindfulness, and deeper flexibility. Rachel will be offering hands on assists throughout practice to get you into a deeper state of relaxation. This class is perfect for anyone looking to unwind and destress. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Join our popular Tot, Little Family, Bring Your Baby or Prenatal during special Saturday PopUp dates May 11 & June 22. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Belly Fat Blast Challenge~Voted Best on the Seacoast
Our mission is to change the lives of 1,000 women by 2020 and we want to help you get in the best shape of your life, gain confidence you never thought possible, and offer you a community of incredible positive and inspiring ladies that get it.
Yes we are real, yes we care, yes you will see immediate gratification. If you have never been to a "gym" or have had horrible experiences with trainers and gyms, you found the ONE place to which you will LOVE every second of it!
-Be welcomed like family
-Get coached 3X per a week by the best coaches in the Seacoast
-Get a nutrition program so easy a 10 year old can follow
-Get the support and accountability you need to crush every goal you have ever dreamed of.
AIT (Author In Training) Camps
June 24-28 and July 22-29, 9am-12pm
Amity Publications, 37 Rogers Run, Barrington
A one week morning camp that offers a creative and fun way for children to learn the importance of reading and writing. AITs will write and publish a children's book. Skills addressed: reading, writing, math, vocabulary and collaboration. Only four AITs per week.
July 22nd-26th, July 29th-August 2nd
Museum of Art, UNH Campus
The Museum of Art's annual Summer Art Camp classes include drawing, painting, ceramics, digital photography, and mixed media. Art camp is offered as a DAY camp for students grades 2-12. Class offerings are from 9am-noon and 1pm-4pm. Tuition and fees vary depending on the grade level and art media. Classes offered to students, grades 2-8, are designed to teach fundamental skills and encourage exploration of creativity. Classes offered to High school students, grades 9-12, are designed to offer in-depth exploration and concentration to a specific medium(s). Art Camp will be offered July 22 - 26 and July 29- August 2, 2019. Class offerings and registration is open now. www.unh.edu/youthprograms
Dover Physical Therapy
273 Locust Street, Suite 202, Dover
Come to Dover Physical Therapy for a golf analysis by Matthew Carrico PT. This program involves an assessment of swing mechanics and biomechanics, physical fitness, movement quality, current health and a client history. Once assessed the results will create a plan unique for the individual golfer.
Try a FREE class at Orangetheory Fitness in Dover!
865A Central Avenue, Dover
We are a five zone heart rate based interval training one hour workout led by nationally certified coaches. Work for 1 hour and burn up to 36 hours after your workout! Call the studio at 603-466-7486 to schedule your first free class! (Local residents only)
Check Out 9Round in Somersworth
The 9Round fitness program is effective, convenient, fun and includes everything you need to help you achieve your health and fitness goals!
The 30-minute, kickboxing themed workout is a full-body workout, incorporating aerobic, anaerobic, and resistance training.
There are no class times at 9Round. As soon as you arrive, you start your workout.
A trainer is ALWAYS included with your workout at no additional cost.
Workouts change daily, so you never get bored and always work out different muscles in different ways.
The first workout is free!
Call us today to schedule your first time workout at 603-609-7500 or go onto website to schedule a time that works for you. We're located at 160A Tri-City Plaza in Somersworth.
Get your Free Flu Shot!
ConvenientMD Urgent Care offers high-quality, fast and affordable medical care for illness and injury, seven days a week, from 8am to 8pm. There is always a full medical team trained in urgent care, occupational health and work-related injury on site at our 11 clinic locations, ready to treat all ages (from newborns to the elderly) in a welcoming and friendly environment. There are no appointments, just walk in and be seen quickly. Patient's average time from check-in to check-out is under 1 hour, versus lengthy ER visits and when it's difficult to get a prompt appointment with your PCP. ConvenientMD treats everyday illnesses, such as colds, flu, bronchitis, asthma attacks and dehydration, as well injuries such as broken bones, wound repair, sprains/ strains, and burns - all for the cost of an office visit.
Visit ConvenientMD's full service urgent care Seacoast locations at:
Dover - 14 Webb Place, Exit 9 off Spaulding Tpke - next to Starbucks
Stratham/Exeter - 1 Portsmouth Ave, Stratham, Exit 11 off of Rte 101
Portsmouth - 599 Lafayette Road, next to Bowl-A-Rama.
Open 8am - 8pm, every day! For more information go to: www.convenientmd.com
Shopping, Sales & Specials
Family Days Sale
Now until April 22nd, Closed Easter Sunday
Join Red's for Family Days! This sale features deals on family brands such as Merrell, Skechers, Keen, and so much more! Stop in to browse clearance tables full of sneakers and dress shoes, or shop the wall for yellow tags. Red's is worth the trip so bring the whole family! Closed Easter Sunday. Remember to check the Red's Facebook page and website for more upcoming events throughout the month of April, including Earth Days and Stride Rite's 100th birthday celebration!
April Specials from Go Foto Yourself New England
Enjoy a discount of 10% for active and retired military, veterans, police, fire, EMS, correction workers, nurses and teachers. In honor of National Autism Awareness Month, the organization that we are supporting for the month of April is Maine Society for Autism. For every event booked during April, a donation will be made to this organization.
April Specials from Pinewood Laser & Spa
Citrus Bliss Pedicure $40
Come relax with a hot neck wrap and sip on your choice of coffee, hot tea, water, or a glass of wine while your feet are treated to a warm bath. enjoy a foot scrub with the sophisticated aromatic blend of red mandarin, wild orange and tangerine essential oils subtly sweetened with Tahitian vanilla. This exfoliating, detoxifying and nourishing scrub will leave your skin feeling hydrated, soft and silky. Nail work will follow along with a foot file, foot massage and polish application.
Buy 3 Get 1 Free Laser Hair Removal
* All four services must be on the same treatment area
Buy 1 Get 1 50% off ALL Spa Services
*Discounted service is equal or lesser value
*Any Laser, Body contouring & Injectables not included
to schedule your appointment online or call 603-841-2306.
No Dental Insurance? We have you covered!
No dental insurance? Here at Belknap Dental we have you covered with our in house loyalty program. For a low monthly cost you receive two dental cleanings, exams, x-rays and emergency visits. Give our office a call to learn more about this great oral health program at 603-742-4735 or visit us online at
Dr. Ramdev Offers CT Guided Dental Implants
Have you ever considered having a dental implant? Here are some great reasons why patients are using CT guided dental implants.
- Natural looking and feeling tooth replacement
- Renewed self-esteem, since implants restore your ability to talk more freely, making you less self-conscious, more "whole", more confident
- Stable teeth instead of dentures, improving speech, taste and chewing ability
- Support and strengthening of weak remaining teeth
- Prevention of bone shrinkage and facial changes after tooth loss
Dr. Ramdev call our office at 603-742-4123 or visit us online at
Local Dining & Club Music Listings
Bruins vs Maple Leafs Friday night, 4/19 in the East first round game 5. The Tavern has beer specials during all New England games. Thompson Tavern, where the game is always on!
Thompson's 2nd Alarm
The Mitch Alden Duo will be performing Friday night at The 2nd Alarm. We also have trivia every Thursday night.
We are offering a Easter Buffet, $18.99 a person. Make your own Mimosas at our Mimosa Bar!!
Our newly-relocated Dover location offers the best selection of cigars in the area, and is connected to our largest lounge ever. Enjoy a wide array of whiskeys, local craft beers, private label bourbons, big screen TVs, and a cigar under our state-of-the-art air filtration system.
Comedy Night-Sunday, April 28th. Tickets are $30.
Doors open at 5:30pm. Kitchen closes at 6:45pm.
There is still time to get tickets. Just go to our website @
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2 Home Cooks
2 Home Cooks is pleased to offer fabulous space to host your breakfast or lunch business meetings. We are also offer a wide variety of catering options for your bridal showers, baby shows, birthday or office parties. Our fresh made to order open concept kitchen is always whipping up daily specials. Make sure to visit us for Fish Fry Fridays and of course our house made soups! Dine in or take out
. We are conveniently located across from the Dover Parking Garage and Police station. Remember weekends are always FREE to park!
Happy Hour at Blue Latitudes
Special Food Menu Available
Tuesday~$7 Signature drinks available
Wednesday~$3 pints of draft beer
Thursday~half off bottles of wine
Outlook Tavern Restaurant at The Links at Outlook Golf Course-OPEN YEAR ROUND
The Outlook Tavern Restaurant offers a great atmosphere with a full dining room & bar area. Enjoy the Tavern menu and daily specials. Located in The Links Pro Shop building on the golf course in S. Berwick, ME. Prime Rib Special- Friday & Sat after 5pm Only $18.
Happy Hours Wed- Sunday 3-6pm.
Off- Season: Open Wed & Thurs. 3-8pm Fri-Sat 11-9pm Sunday 11-6pm. Located at
310 Portland Street, South Berwick, ME. Call 207-384-GOLF(4653) or visit our website.
Now Accepting Scholarship Applications and Educator of the Year Nominations
2019 Scholarship Application
The Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for their Student Scholarship program which will award one area student $1,000 to be used towards post-secondary education costs. The Chamber is also collecting nominations for their annual Educator of the Year award which includes $1,000 to be used towards classroom expenses. Both programs are organized by the Chamber's Business & Education Partnership and sponsored by
Measured Progress, Inc
The Art Center is Now Available to Rent for Your Special Occasion!
The Art Center is a unique venue in Dover, NH. Started at the end of 2017, by Rebecca Proctor of RSP Studio, it has become home to a number of working full and part-time artists including painters, sculptors, photographers, poets, musicians and writers. Rebecca conceived of the Art Center as a unified artistic endeavor, so it has not only been used as a working art studio but also as a gallery, theater and a m
usical venue. Now it is time to bring even more events to the Art Center; your events! The Art Center common space of over 2,000 square feet is now available for private rental. Imagine your special event taking place surrounded by a beautiful gallery, showcasing the work of artists of every generation and medium. Imagine your guests mingling with real artists working in their studios. What a unique, interesting and fun experience they will have! Cocktail tables available and included in your booking rate. Call today and schedule a tour of the Art Center in Dover, NH to see what this exceptional location can provide for your next special event!
Social Events, Professional Mixers, Cocktail Parties, Holiday Parties, Small Ensemble Performances
Rental rate up to 4 hours $700, Special Introductory Rate (Book by May 31, 2019) $500
* Book now to reserve your special date before it's gone!
Catering available by The White Apron.
Looking to Improve Your Career Skills?
Portsmouth and Rochester Campuses
Check out Great Bay Community College's Business and Training Center's short-term, non-credit courses! Upcoming classes include: Microsoft Excel, Non-profit classes; Supervision and Communication classes and Introduction to Solidworks, and more!
Caring for the Caregiver~
Second Tuesday of the Month, 10-11am
Fourth Thursday of the Month, 1-2pm
Fourth Saturday of the Month, 11am-12pm
35 Pointe Place, Dover
Take Care of Yourself!
Join others caring for a loved one with dementia,
and the dementia professionals at Spring Village at Dover for:
Related to ALL forms of dementia at any stage of the journey. www.springvillagedover.com
- Emotional Support
- Educational Materials
- New Ideas
Registration is Open!
Portsmouth and Rochester Campuses and Online
As New Hampshire's leading public provider of online education, we empower students to balance the responsibilities of work and family while earning an associate, bachelor's or master's degree.
While most of your courses will take place online, there are select on-campus classes at each of our locations, including Rochester and Portsmouth, where you'll find a supportive team that can help you apply and enroll. View our course schedule online at https://www.granite.edu/become-a-student/course-schedule/
Bingo to Support Triangle Club
Sunday Games run 12-3pm, Doors Open at 10am
Tuesday Games run 6-9pm, Doors Open at 4pm
Dover Bingo, 887B Central Avenue, Dover
All proceeds go to the Triangle Club in Dover! The Triangle Club is a chemical-free meeting house for those seeking recovery from substance misuse disorders. Join us for a fun BINGO experience while helping support the go-to chemical-free meeting space for recovering people in the Seacoast! Visit
for more information.
Bring Your Business to Central Avenue
Bring your business to one of the most conveniently located properties in Dover. Central Avenue is a short walk from the heart of downtown with excellent signage and free parking. Interior has been newly renovated with updated fixtures, carpet, wood flooring and paint. Flexible floor plans perfect for any professional office user start at 987 SF. Please contact Catie Medeiros for more information or to arrange a tour -
or (603) 570-9088.
Pointe Place is Now Leasing
Pointe Place is now leasing brand new 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Our apartments have granite counter-tops, tile bathrooms, stainless steel appliances, in-unit washer and dryer, and are pet friendly. Currently we are offering 1 month free rent with a signed 13 month lease.