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— Summer celebrations in New Hampshire wouldn’t be complete without the 85th Annual League of NH Craftsmen’s Fair — August 4 through 12, 2018 – at Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury. Starting on the first Saturday in August and running for 9 consecutive days, the Annual Craftsmen’s Fair is the oldest, continuously running craft fair in the country, and it’s also one of the Top 100 events in North America. Plus, AARP members receive a $12 ticket – at the gate …

— The quintessential backstage musical comedy classic, 42nd Street, is the song and dance fable of Broadway with an American dream story and includes some of the greatest songs ever written – We’re In the Money, Lullaby of Broadway, Shuffle Off to Buffalo, I Only Have Eyes for You, and 42nd Street. The Palace Theatre is offering AARP members and their guests a $10 Adult ticket discount to this long-running hit.  The discounted performances will be held June 1 through June …

— Rock out at The Palace Theatre when Rock of Ages comes to town! To add to the good time, The Palace Theatre is offering AARP members and their guests a $10 Adult ticket discount to Rock of Ages.  The discounted performances will be held January 12 through February 3 at The Palace Theatre, 80 Hanover Street, in downtown Manchester.   There are both 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm performances. Set in 1987 on LA’s infamous Sunset Strip, Rock of Ages tells …

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— Meet John Larrabee. John is a retired educator, environmentalist, master woodworker, self-proclaimed “beer snob,” and the recipient of AARP New Hampshire’s 2017 Andrus Award for Community Service, our most prestigious volunteer award that recognizes an individual 50 years or older who has made an impact on their community through volunteerism and inspiring others. More than that, John Larrabee is the inter-generational example that the Granite State needs. Born in 1946 to an engineer father and a stay-at-home mother, John spent …

— October 14th of this year will mark the 40th Anniversary of the death of the great original crooner, Bing Crosby.  Join CJ Poole and the Clayton Poole Orchestra as they celebrate Bing’s illustrious music career that spanned over 50 years and captivated audiences all over the world.  And AARP members and one guest each receive a $10 discount on their ticket! Iconic hits such as “Brother Can You Spare A Dime?”, “When the Blue of the Night Meets the Gold of the Day” and “Moonlight …

— Back by popular demand: the Annual Enchanted Fall Festival with new skits, more indoor activities, extra pumpkins, and as always – enchanting fun!  But this year, the fun is coming to Concord and doubling up with a second festival day! And AARP members and their guests receive special member prices of $6.50!   Here are the details:   Friday, October 20, 2017 AND Saturday, October 21, 2017 5:00 PM – 8:45 PM McLane Audubon Center 84 Silk Farm Road Concord, NH Directions …

— The Manchester Parks and Recreation’s “Walk for your Health” program is returning for its fall session, and AARP has all the details!  This walking group is open to people of all ages who want to get out in the crisp air, exercise and meet new friends!  The series will run from Wednesday, September 6 – Monday, November 13, with walks taking place on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 AM and beginning from a variety of locations. Participants are welcome to walk …

— Come visit AARP New Hampshire at the 14th Annual Taste of Downtown Manchester for a night of shopping, strolling, and eating!  During this 3-hour extravaganza, participating downtown restaurants set up sampling stations inside local businesses, and ticket purchasers are free to enjoy the cuisine, browse the local shops, and meet with neighbors! Here are the details: Wednesday, September 13 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Downtown Manchester   Upon purchase of a ticket, you will receive a wristband and a map …

— The magic of autumn is on its way, and the Massabesic Audubon is offering two magical events to bring in the season!  Whether you delight in the adventure of the outdoors or prefer the coziness of a heater indoors, there is an opportunity for you.  And AARP members and one guest receive special prices!   Here are the details: The Magic of Migration! Friday, September 22.  Time:  10:00 am to 11:30 am Cost for AARP member and one guest:  $7 …

— Summer is in full swing and outdoor activities abound, including the Friends of Stark Park 2017 Summer Concert Series!  And AARP will be at three of these free community concerts to speak with members of the community and hand out information on upcoming AARP events and programming! Here’s the line-up of what’s coming next:   Sunday, July 23 – Come visit the AARP table! Strafford Wind Symphony 2:00 pm   Sunday, July 30 New Legacy Swing Band 2:00 pm   …