Activities and Events Detail Information

Sunday - November 10

Turkey Shoot Holiday Meat Raffle - Raymond
Join us from Noon to 4 pm for a Turkey Dinner with all the fixings compliments of the American Legion Riders, Post 90. Open to the public. Then stay and join us for a fun filled Meat Raffle at 2 pm. Also a 50/50 raffle where the winner takes all, held at the American Legion Riders, Post 90, Harriman Hill Road, Raymond NH.

Monday - November 11

Veteran’s Day Photo and Dinner - Kingston
The Kingston Veteran’s Club would like to invite all Veterans in the area to our annual Veterans Day Celebration on Monday November 11, 2019. Our annual group photo and Veterans day dinner is planned for 5:00 or 5:30 and dinner right after. The General monthly meeting will begin at 7:00 PM. Please join us in celebrating this special day honoring our Veterans. The Kingston Veterans Club is located at 36 Church Street in Kingston NH. For more information, membership or dues collection for 2019 and 2020, please call 642-3419. Web site: Kingston Veterans Club - Kingston Veterans Club

Thursday - November 21

Raymond Chamber of Commerce Networking Lunch - Raymond
Joint the Greater Raymond Area Chamber of Commerce for a Networking Luncheon on Thursday November 21st from 11:30 - 1:00 at the Tuckaway Tavern, Raymond NH. Please RSVP or register by clicking: Chamber Networking Luncheon FREE to attend! Menu items are available for your purchase. RSVP Now.

Saturday - November 23

Annual Jingle Bell Fair - Raymond
Join us on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 11 AM to 2 PM at the Raymond United Methodist Church, 51 Main St, Raymond (corner of Wight St. and Main St.) From our kitchen: hot dogs, sandwiches, homemade corn chowder, and other goodies. Handcrafted items, jewelry, gift baskets, delicious home baked goods and a silent auction.

Tuesday - November 26

Raymond Fire Dept VS Raymond Police Dept Blood Drive - Raymond
Come join the Raymond FD and Raymond PD in the battle of the Badges Blood Drive at the Raymond Safety Complex, 1 Scribner Road, Raymond, NH from 12:00 pm to 5:00 p.m. Appointments may be made by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or go online to Red Cross Org.It's a Critical Shortage period. Give blood - give life! Free Pizza for donars. Sponsored by Alissa Del Tufo, Keller Williams Coastal Realty, Del Tufo Cancer Foundation, Raymond Police and Raymond Fire.

Thursday - November 28

Seacoast Rotary Turkey Trot 5K Race! - Portsmouth
Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 8:30AM. Early bib pick-up will be at Little Harbor School from 4:00PM - 6:00PM on Wednesday 11/27. Race day bib pick-up will be at Strawbery Banke from 7:30AM - 8:15AM. Entry fees: $30 adult (20+), $20 teen (13-19), $10 youth (12 and under). Click HERE to register for the race.

Tuesday - December 3

Please Volunteer to help End 68 Hours of Hunger - Raymond
Join the Raymond Democrats and friends on Tuesday, December 3rd as we help End 68 Hours of Hunger by preparing holiday food bags for food insecure children in town. From 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM we will meet in the basement of the Raymond United Methodist Church, 51 Main St, Raymond to prepare holiday food bags.
From 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM we will share friendship and food at the Democrats' office, 61 Main St, Raymond. Live music. If you are able, please bring a food donation for End 68 and a small dish to share. All are invited to attend.
Other ways to support:
Want to help, but can’t join us? Drop off food items at the Raymond Dems office for End 68 Hours of Hunger (Tuesday and and Thursday between 6-8pm) or send a financial contribution to End 68 Hour of Hunger care of Program Coordinator: Tanya Martin, 8 Langford Rd., Raymond, NH 03077. Learn more, including their other drop off locations, at End 68 Hours of Hunger Raymond/Fremont
*Note* End 68 Hours of Hunger is a-political. This event is organized solely by the Raymond Democrats. 100% of proceeds will be donated to End 68 Hours of Hunger Raymond/Fremont. Click on the link to the Event On Facebook for more information.

Friday - December 6

Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees - Raymond
Christmas Tree Raffle Fund Raiser to buy Christmas presents for local needy children. Click on Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees for all the details.

Saturday - December 7

Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees - Raymond
Christmas Tree Raffle Fund Raiser to buy Christmas presents for local needy children. Click on Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees for all the details.

Exeter Holiday Parade - Exeter
The 62nd Annual Exeter Holiday Parade will step off Saturday evening, December 7th at 5:30 pm from Osram on Portsmouth Avenue and begin the journey down to the bandstand in Exeter center. The theme for this parade is "Holiday Movie Night". It’s also important to note that there is still a need for volunteers and sponsors. More information about the parade is available at or via e mail at Parade participants can find registration information and instructions on the web site as well.

Sunday - December 8

Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees - Raymond
Christmas Tree Raffle Fund Raiser to buy Christmas presents for local needy children. Click on Raymond’s Annual Festival Of Trees for all the details.

Thursday - December 12

Friends of Dudley-Tucker Library Holiday Raffle - Raymond
Join us for another fun filled holiday event on Thursday, December 12,2019 at 6 pm. Donations are gratefully accepted from November 12 through December 10th. Raffle items will be on display at the library through the drawing. Visit the library and get your raffle tickets to take a chance on our great prizes. Tickets are 4 for $1.00. For more information call the Dudley-Tucker Library at 895-7057.

Friday - December 13

"Rented Christmas, The Musical" - Raymond
It's that time again for Raymond Baptist Church’s annual Free Christmas Drama, our gift to all. This year the RBC Players will perform "Rented Christmas, The Musical" by Norman and Yvonne Ahern, Produced by Special Arrangement with Pioneer Drama Services, Inc. The drama will be performed on Friday and Saturday evenings, December 13th and 14th at 7:00 pm and Sunday December 15th at 2:00 pm. The story begins as a lonely businessman walks along in town and feel the excitement and love of Christmas that is in the air. He remembers past Christmases with its happiness and love. He then spots a shop sign that reads "Rent Anything". He has an idea and he enters into the shop. Come and find out what John Dale decides to do. Please contact Raymond Baptist Church at 603-895-2859 or email with any questions or if you need additional information.

Saturday - December 14

Children’s Christmas Party - Epping
The Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion Post 51 in Epping is hosting a Children’s Christmas Party on Saturday, December 14, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. It is open to Epping children and the children/grandchildren of the Members of Post 51.  The eligible ages are 0-10 years old.  We hear that Santa will be making a special visit!  To make sure that Santa has a gift for all the kids, please make sure all eligible children are signed up before the deadline date of December 8.  Prior sign up is required.  No calls after that date will be accepted.Please call Linda at 944-5429 or Janet at 944-3288 and let us know your name, your children’s ages, and boy or girl.  Again, the deadline date for signing up is Sunday, December 8.  We will have some crafts to do while we wait for Santa to arrive and there will be light snacks, juice and water.  It will be held in the non-smoking Harry Bradshaw Memorial Hall of the American Legion on Route 125 in Epping (across from Telly’s Restaurant).

2019 Wreaths across America - Kingston
At precisely 12 o’clock the Kingston Veteran’s Club will be sponsoring a ceremony honoring service men andwomen with wreaths of remembrance on December 14, 2019.  The Vets Club is a registered sponsor for the four cemeteries here in Kingston and will be honoring servicemen and women the same time as the annual laying of wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery. Wreaths will be placed first in front of the Club in honor of the clubs founders, then off to honor veterans buried in Greenwood Cemetery on North Road-NHKVCB; Plains Cemetery off of Main Street-NHKVCC; Millstream Cemetery on Route 125 near West Shore Park Road-NHKVCD; and Pine Grove Cemetery on Route 111 adjacent to the Police Station-NHKVCE.  Wreaths will also be placed at the three deceased heroes named on the plains cross roads: Specialist David Bunker; Lieutenant Commander Walter Merrick; and Sergeant John Steer.  Requests for wreaths or donations may be made to either of the cemeteries, using the location codes above.
Please help us Remember, Honor, and Teach on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 12:00 PM by sponsoring a wreath, volunteering on wreath day at the club or the cemetery and inviting friends to help.   If you wish to donate and sponsor a wreathfor $15.00, go to:  Learn about Wreaths Across America's Mission to Remember, Honor and Teach and enter location code NHKVCB, NHKVCC, NHKVCD or  NHKVCE.    The Kingston Veteran’s Club is located at 36 Church Street, Kingston, NH.

2019 Wreaths across America - East Kingston/Fremont
At precisely 12 o’clock on Saturday December 14, a Wreath of Remembrance will be placed at the Veterans Memorial Stone outside of the East Kingston Library on Maplevale Road. The East Kingston Community United Methodist Church will lead a brief service honoring our troops both past and present. Refreshments will be served at the library following the cermenony. All are welcome. If anyone would like to sponsor a wreath for $15.00, forms are available at the town halls and libraries in East Kingston and Fremont. For more information call Gerry Tilley at 603-895-6658.

Christmas in New England Concert - Brentwood
Join us on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at the Pilgrim United Church Of Christ, 197 Middle Rd, Brentwood, NH from 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM. A delicious dinner of soups, stews and chili with homemade bread. Doors open at 6:45 PM and the show starts at 7:30 PM. Tickets: $15 at the door (general admission only).
The "Christmas In New England" Concert Tour will kick off its 16th season this December. This one of a kind Christmas show features a seasonal blend of traditional, contemporary, and original Christmas Music performed with acoustic instruments and vocals. The cast of performers include some of the most talented musicians, vocalists and songwriters in the New England region: Amy Gallatin, Karen Lincoln Wilber, Dave Dick, Roger Williams, Ken Taylor, Krissy Dick, Bob Dick & Rick Lang. This lively upbeat concert offers a welcome relief from the Holiday rush, providing simple moments to treasure, and a chance to slow down and savor the season. Please join us for this truly uplifting Holiday event. The 2019 Christmas Concert Tour will include a total of five concerts in three states (NH, MA, CT). For more information contact: Pilgrim United Church Of Christ Pastor Tara Olsen Allen: Tel. 603-778-3189 or Rick Lang: Tel. 603-944-2934 or E-mail:









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