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Hudson Regular Meetings & Events
60 and Over Coffee Club, Rec. Center, 9 – 11 a.m., every Tuesday. Alvirne Booster Club, Alvirne Library, 7 p.m., first Wednesday.
Alvirne Drama Club, Alvirne Drama Club, Class Act parents support meetings, AHS Rm. 314, 7 p.m., second Tuesday. Alvirne Touchdown Club, Alvirne Library, 7 p.m., first Monday. American Legion Post 48 & Auxiliary, Legion hall, 7 p.m., first Monday.
Awana Club, New Life Christian Church, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday. (from Sept. 23–May 26) Open to children age 3 to grade 5. For info or to register: 598-9000. Beekeeping Association, Rec. Center, 7:30 p.m., first Saturday.
Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, BOS Meeting Room, 7 p.m., first, second, and fourth Tuesday.
Budget Committee, Town Hall, 7:30 p.m., third Thursday.
Greater Hudson Business Network, Valentino’s, 142 Lowell Road, Friday mornings, 8 a.m. For information, contact Mike Falzone at 320-8020. Cable Utility Committee, Town Hall, BOS Meeting Room, 7 p.m., third Tuesday. Conservation Commission, Town Hall, 7 p.m., first Monday. Fleet Reserve Association, VFW Post, 7 p.m., third Thursday.
Free Movies, basement of the New Beginnings Child Care Center, Hudson, 6 p.m. Call Reverand David Bailey 895-9534 for more information. Friends of Alvirne Ice Hockey, Alvirne High School, 7 p.m., every other Tuesday. Friends of Alvirne Music, Alvirne Band Room, 7 p.m., first Thursday.
Friends of Alvirne Swim Team, Alvirne Library, 6:30 p.m., second Thursday of the month.
Friends of the Library of Hudson, NH, Rogers Memorial Library, 194 Derry Road, 7 p.m., third Tuesday, every other month (except June – August) Friends of Hudson Natural Resources, Town Hall, 7 p.m., second Monday. GFWC Hudson Community Club, Checkers Restaurant, 7 p.m., first Wednesday.
GFWC Hudson Junior Club, George H. & Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library, 7 p.m., second Wednesday.
Hannah Dustin Quilter’s Guild, Hudson Community Center, 9 a.m., first Monday (except June through August) Hudson Area Moms Club, 10 a.m., Last Wednesday (except December) Hudson Boy Scout Troop 21, Wattannick Grange Hall, Thursdays, 7 p.m. Hudson Cub Scout Pack 21 & 791, Hills Garrison Cafeteria, third Tuesday, 7 p.m. Hudson Boy Scout Troop 20, Hudson Community Center, Wednesdays, 7 p.m. Hudson Democrats, Rodgers Memorial Library, fourth Thursday, 7:15 p.m. Historical Society, Alvirne Hills House, 7 p.m., fourth Wedneday. Hudson Lions Club, Valentino’s Restaurant, 6:30 p.m., second and last Monday.
Hudson Senior Council on Aging activities, Community Center, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., every Wednesday and Thursday. Hudson/Litchfield Rotary, Hudson SAU Building, 7:30 a.m., every Thursday.
Hudson United Soccer Club Board Meetings, Hudson Police Community Room, 7:30 p.m., second and fourth Wednesday.
Kiwanis, Kiwanis Hall, 7 p.m., first and third Monday. (If Monday is a holiday, call 883-0374.)
Knights of Columbus, St. Kathryn Parish Hall, 7:30 p.m., first Wednesday. Library Trustees, Town Hall, BOS Meeting Room, 7 p.m., third Wednesday. Lions Club of Hudson Bingo, Kiwanis Hall, 4 p.m., second Saturday. Marine Corps League, VFW Hall, 7:30 p.m., last Tuesday.
Movie Night, Hudson Community Center, 7 p.m., first Friday of the month (October to May)
Nashua-Hudson Toastmasters, Nashua Public Library, 6:30 p.m., first and third Wednesday.
Nottingham West Lions Club, Hudson Police Department Community Room, 7 p.m., first and third Tuesday.
Open Space Subcommittee, Town Hall, 7 p.m., fourth Thursday. Planning Board, Town Hall, 7 p.m., first, second, and fourth Wednesday. Recreation Committee, Rec. Center, 6:30 p.m., second Thursday. School Board, Hills Memorial Library, 6:00 p.m., first and third Monday. Sewer Utility Committee, Town Hall, BOS Meeting Room, 5:30 p.m., second Thursday. Sons of the American Legion, Legion Hall, 8 p.m., first Monday.
TOPS (Take off Pounds Sensibly), First Baptist Church, Tuesdays, 3:45-4:15 p.m. for weigh in, and 4:15-5:00 p.m. for the meeting.
Tot Playgroup, Rec Center (Merrifield Park during summer months), 9:30 a.m., every Thursday. Trustees of the Trust Fund, Town hall, 3:00 p.m. fourth Thursday. VFW & Auxiliary, VFW Post, 7 p.m., second Monday VFW Men’s Auxiliary, VFW Post, 7 p.m., first Monday Water Utility Committee, Town Hall, BOS Meeting Room, 5:00 p.m., third Wednesday Wattannick Grange, Grange Hall, 7:30 p.m., first and third Monday (889-5575) Zoning Board, Town Hall, 7:30 p.m., second and fourth Thursday
Litchfield Regular Meetings & Events
Board of Selectmen, Town Hall, 7:00 p.m., Mondays; second and fourth Monday (June – August)
Boy Scout Troop 11, Litchfield Community Church, 7:00 p.m., every Monday during the school year.
Campbell High Booster Club, Campbell High, 7:00 p.m., second Wednesday. Conservation Commission, Town Hall, 7:00 p.m., first Thursday. Fire Department meeting, Station House, 7:00 p.m., second and fourth Wednesday.
Friends of Aaron Cutler Memorial Library, Library, 7:00 p.m., third Monday. (except January & July)
Girl Scouts Adult Volunteers, Litchfield Service Unit, Litchfield Middle School, Art Room, 6:30 – 8 p.m., second Wednesday. Anyone interested is welcome. Hudson/Litchfield Rotary, Hudson SAU Building,7:30 a.m., every Thursday. Library Trustees, Library, 7:00 pm., second Monday.
Litchfield Area Garden Club, 7:00 p.m., second Wednesday, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Litchfield Budget Committee, Campbell High, Media room, 7:00 p.m., fourth Thursday of the month. Litchfield Lions Club, Litchfield Middle School, 7:00 p.m., second Thursday.
Litchfield Republican Committee, 7:00 p.m., third Thursday. For info, call 595-3545, or email NickDAlleva@myfairpoint.net
Litchfield Women’s Club, Litchfield Middle School, 7:00 p.m., second Tuesday. (July & August at member’s homes)
LMS After-School Advisory Group, Litchfield Middle School, 6:00 p.m., last Monday, every other month during school year (Sept, Nov, Jan, March, May) Planning Board, Town Hall, 7:00 p.m., first Tuesday. Recreation Commission, Talent Hall, 7:30 p.m., second and fourth Tuesday. Zoning Board, Town Hall, 7:00 p.m., second Wednesday.
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Saturday December 18 From 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Hudson Police Department will be assisting the Salvation Army and the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots by manning the black kettle and ringing the bell to collect toys at the Hudson Wal- Mart. Donations to Toys for Tots will also be accepted. The Hudson Police Department is a drop-off point for those wishing to donate to the Toys for Tots program, but who are unable to make it on December 18.
Monday, December 21 The adult book discussion group will meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Rodgers Memorial Library, 194 Derry Road, to discuss John Grisham’s dark comic novel Skipping Christmas. At 11:30 a.m., there will be a showing of the film based on this book, Christmas with the Kranks, starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Tim Allen. Bring a bag lunch, watch the film, and stay for the discussion.
Ongoing Register for Children’s Holiday Fun Programs at the Rodgers Memorial Library, 194 Derry Road, which includes programming for kids birth through 5th grade. There’s something for everyone! For more information, call 886-6030.
Monday – Thursday, December 20 – 23 Children’s Christmas Craft Days will be held at the Rodgers Memorial Library, 194 Derry Road, Hudson. Drop by the Children’s Room to make or take a really cool holiday craft while supplies last. Come by Wednesday, December 22, for an extra-special treat.
Monday, December 20 and Tuesday, December 21 On Monday, December 20, at 7 p.m., students in grades 6-12 are invited to discuss Paper Towns by award-winning author John Green.
Monday, December 27 – Thursday, December 30
Looking for something to do during vacation? The Rodgers Memorial Library in Hudson will be hosting “Vacation Family Fun Days.” There will be a free family movie each day at 1 p.m. and board games for all ages from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 3-4 p.m. On Monday, Nanny McPhee Returns; Tuesday, Despicable Me; Wednesday, Cats and Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore; and Thursday, Shrek Forever After. Please visit www. rodgerslibrary.org
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Wednesday, January 26 The Parent Advisory Council Meeting that was scheduled for Wednesday, December 1, will be rescheduled due to conflicts in building usage. The next scheduled meeting will be on Wednesday, January 26. The topic will be the scheduling process for the 2011- 12 school year.
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Mondays, Starting Now The Hudson recreational Co-ed Volleyball league meets on Monday nights at 6:30 p.m. in the Multi-purpose room at the Hudson Memorial School. Participants must be 21 years or over and a Hudson resident. They are looking for good players. For more information, call Casey at 305-3696.
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Saturday, December 18 The Alvirne High School Prom Committee will be holding a “Snow Ball” dance for 5th and 6th graders from 7-9 p.m. in the Alvirne Cafeteria! Admission fee includes free drinks. Pizza will be available for purchase per slice.
Sunday, December 19 The Synchro Stars Synchronized Skating Team will have a free open skate at the Cyclones Arena in Hudson. All skaters interested can come to this open house to try synchronized skating. Skaters ages 7 and up working on Basic 4 or above take the ice from 5:40-6:30 p.m., while skaters ages 10 and older working on a free skate level and/or Moves in the Field will take the ice from 6:30-7:20 p.m. For more information, contact the coaching staff at 883-1460 or visit www.synchrostars.net
Beginning Friday, January 7 The Hudson Recreation Department will offer a free, 8-week Couples Southern Swing/Shag Dance Class, beginning Friday, January 7, from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Recreation Department. Call 880-1600 for more information or to sign up.
Saturday, January 15 – Monday, January 17 The 34th
annual Basketball Tournament for
girls and boys grades 4-8 will be held in a round-robin format, three-game minimum. Individual awards will be given to first- and second-place finishers in each division. There will also be All-Tourney and MVP awards for each division. We offer a Boys’ and Girls’ Tournament in all divisions, and co-ed teams will not be allowed. AAU and All-Star teams made up of players from more than one town are not allowed. Tournament is limited to eight teams per division. Rosters are limited to 15 players and two coaches. All registrations will be on a first-come, first- serve basis. There is a per-team entry fee to participate. Please make checks payable to Town of Hudson. Complete rosters and entry fee must be received by December 22. You will not be considered registered until entry and payment is received. Once your spot is reserved, no refunds will be given. Please mail check and roster to: Hudson Recreation Department, 2 Oakwood Street, Hudson, NH 03051. For more information, call Dave Yates at 880-1600, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., or visit www.hudsonrec.com
Saturday, January 29 The Hudson Recreation Department will hold the next Comedy Night on Saturday, January 29, 2011. Tickets are on sale at the Recreation Department and the Town Clerk’s office.
Coming in January Hudson Youth Baseball Spring Registration will be held Monday, January 10 from 6-8 p.m. at Memorial Middle School, Wednesday, January 19 from 6-8 p.m. at Memorial Middle School and Saturday, January 22 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hills Garrison School. Players must be a Hudson resident.
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Ongoing The GFWC-Hudson Community Club was organized on July 29, 1997, and became a member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in September of that year. The club mission is to provide service to local and world communities using suggested guidelines of the General Federation of Women’s clubs, and, as such, operate as a non-profit, charitable organization. Women who are interested in improving the quality of life in the Hudson area are eligible for membership. Members are expected to contribute to the process and functioning of the organization by attending monthly meetings and participating in club projects. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the months of February, March, April, May, September, October, and November at 7 p.m. in Checkers Restaurant at Alvirne High School. There are dues per year. For more information, call Linda Kipnes 881-9128 and leave a message, or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The GFWC Hudson Junior Woman’s Club is a volunteer organization serving our community since 1967. We serve Hudson and the greater community by volunteering in the areas of Education, Home Life, Conservation, and the Arts, as well as International and Public Affairs. The purpose of the club is to bring together women who are interested in building a better community. By joining forces with others, we are able to make improvements within our community with greater impact than through individual efforts. Your membership in the GFWC Hudson Junior Woman’s Club would give you the opportunity to put to use your time and talents in service to the Town of Hudson, while making lasting friendships. Join us! The GFWC Hudson Junior Woman’s Club meets the second Wednesday of every month between September and June at 7 p.m. in the Rodgers Memorial Library, 194 Derry Road, Hudson (December and June meetings are held off-site at area restaurants.) Guests are welcome to attend any meeting. For information on being a speaker at an upcoming meeting, or for additional information about this club, please e-mail email@example.com
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