Peek at the Week: November 9

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Community Happenings

UNH Ballet Showcase

Thursday, November 9, 7:30pm

The UNH Theatre and Dance Department presents the culmination of the ballet students' semester's-worth of hard work. This showcase performance is open to the public as a celebration and appreciation of the form, technique, and skill that students have learned in their classes. Witness student's enthusiasm and dedication firsthand during this showcase performance. Click here to get tickets.

The Visiting Mexican Artists Program: The Dancing Chickens of Ventura Fabian

Friday, November 10, 10:30am-12pm

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire is excited to welcome Oaxacan wood carver Norberto Fabian, son of the late master carver Ventura Fabian. Norberto will share his artwork with museum guests, do a demonstration, and answer questions. Visitors can take inspiration from Norberto’s style and design their own wood ornament craft in the museum’s Muse Studio. Learn more.

Source of Life: Art Opening

Saturday, November 11, 5-8pm

Aplomb Gallery has a new art exhibition opening. Find out what the prompt "Source of Light" means to the two dozen contemporary artists selected for the group exhibition at Aplomb Gallery. From expressive paintings to narrative driven photography, exhibiting artists invite you to explore the luminescence in each piece. Light refreshments will be served. Advanced registration with staggered attendance is requested. Register here.

Relax and Restore

Registration Closes November 11

Program is on Saturday, November 18, 9:30am-1pm

Relax and Restore is a class using the ACUTONICS OHMWORKS: Ohm Middle Unison Tuning Fork Set to tach you how to bring the gifts of this frequency into your self-care routine. This class will be offered both in-house at our office in Dover NH as well as online. If you are intrigued by sound as a means of healing and relaxation - be sure to register! Space is limited. Register here.

COAST Offers Free Rides for Military Personnel on Veteran's Day

Saturday, November 11

To honor those who have served, COAST is offering all United States military personnel who are currently active, or who have previously served, the opportunity to board any COAST bus or service for free. This includes spouses and dependents boarding with military personnel. Click here to see the bus schedules.  

Home Defense Seminar with Adam Painchaud

Monday, November 13, 5:30-8pm

White Birch Armory welcomes back career master firearms and tactics instructor, police detective, and SWAT team leader, Adam Painchaud, for this informative seminar. Adam will guide you through analyzing your current security hardness to discover potential vulnerabilities. In addition to home security measures, basic tactics will be discussed and demonstrated to help you better understand how to maneuver safely if your home is compromised. Register here.

Struggle Care, an Evening with Bestselling Author and TikTok Star KC Davis

Wednesday, November 15, 7-8pm

Author and viral TikTok star KC Davis' revolutionary approach to cleaning and organizing has helped millions of people stop feeling ashamed or overwhelmed by a messy home. In this virtual author talk, KC shares the compassionate and simple approach to customizing cleaning strategies and rebuilding your relationship with your home featured in her bestselling book, How to Keep House While Drowning. Register Here.

SCORE Seacoast Workshop: Marketing Fundamentals & Best Practices

Wednesday, November 15, 6-8pm

SCORE Seacoast is offering a free online workshop to go over what you need to know about marketing. In this session, you will learn smart marketing fundamentals, the 10 best practices, small business success stories, and useful resources. Join group brainstorming sessions to generate good ideas. The goal is to help you take action right now regardless of where you are in your business journey. Click here to register.

How The Grinch Stole Christmas (Sensory Sensitive Performance)

Thursday, November 16, 5pm

Safe Haven Ballet presents a sensory sensitive performance of How the Grinch Stole Christmas at the Rochester Opera House. In addition to the performance component of the production, audiences can look forward to a lecture demonstration on different dance forms & their history, stagecraft, & theater etiquette. Buy tickets here.

ARCH Gala Dinner & Auction

Saturday, November 18, 5-9pm

It's time to shine a light on the past at ARCH's biggest night of the year. Enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and a silent auction from 5-7. This will be followed by a delicious dinner, presentation of the ARCH Heritage Award, and a live auction. Tickets are $50 per person, with a discount available for tables of 8 and 10. Reserve your seat by November 11. Purchase tickets here.

Medicare Advantage Seminar

Monday, November 20, 6:30pm

The Integrity Agency is holding a Medicare Made Easy info session. This informative meeting will untangle all the confusion surrounding Medicare Open Enrollment and introduce you to the plans currently available in New Hampshire during this Open Enrolment period. This session will be held at The Integrity Agency at 24 Chestnut Street, Suite 1 in Dover. Register here.

Dover Turkey Trot

Tuesday, November 23, 8pm

The Dover Turkey Trot is a Thanksgiving day 5k race in Dover, NH designed to be a fun event for runners, walkers, families and people of all ages and abilities. The mission of this race is to promote a healthy lifestyle and provide a sense of community, while raising money for the Garrison School PTA. Over the years the Turkey Trot has become a beloved Thanksgiving day tradition for families locally. Come join us bright and early Thanksgiving morning with your favorite turkey-themed outfits to have some fun before you feast. Register for the race.

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