Concord Events: Book Talks, Sales; Walk in Her Shoes; Craft; More

CONCORD, NH — Looking for a night out with friends? Below, we’ve listed some of Concord’s top events this week. Here’s a roundup of upcoming local events in the region this week.

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Here’s everything going on in and around Concord this week:


GoodLife Book Deals

  • when: Monday, October 3 at 9:00 am
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Location: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Chimney Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed on weekends and October 10) Cost/Registration: Free! Open to the public rain or shine!Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrims Check out this great opportunity – bring your old books during… Learn more

Gibson’s Book Club Read Octavia Butler’s Fable of the Sower

  • when: Monday, October 3 at 5:30 pm
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • what: This month Gibson’s book club is reading Octavia Butler’s Fable of the Sower.When global climate change and the economic crisis led to social dislocation in the early 2020s, California became fraught with dangers, from widespread water shortages to a mass of homeless people doing nothing… Learn More

GoodLife Book Deals

  • when: Tuesday, October 4th at 9:00 am
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Where: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, and Concord (Smokestack Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (Closed on weekends and October 10) Cost/Registration: Free! Open to the public rain or shine!Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrims Check out this great opportunity – bring your old books during… Learn more

Community Grand Opening Event

  • when: Tuesday, October 4th at 11:00 am
  • Where: Bicentennial Square
  • what: Breezeline is proud to announce the opening of a new Customer Service Center in Concord! Join us on Tuesday, October 4th from 11am-1pm at Concord’s Bicentennial Plaza, where local DJs will come to Concord for food, pumpkin painting, games and live music… Learn More many

Dungeons and Dragons

  • when: Tuesday, October 4th at 4:00 pm
  • Where: Concord Public Library
  • what: Join these introductory sessions of our Dungeons & Dragons program as we create characters and learn how to play the game. Beginners and experts welcome!Space is limited so be sure to sign up at www.concordpubliclibrary.net/librarycalendar to learn more

Waste yarn garland

  • when: Tuesday, October 4 at 6:00 pm
  • Where: Concord Public Library
  • what: Use Styrofoam balls and scrap yarn to make fall wreaths! Space is limited. Registration is required. concordpubliclibrary.net/librarycalendar Learn more

Pour Me Another: 250 Ways to Find Your Favorite Drink – with JM Hirsch

  • when: Tuesday, October 4 at 6:30 pm
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • what: JM Hirsch, editorial director of Milk Street Magazine, James Beard award-winning food and travel writer, and former national food editor for The Associated Press, visits Gibson’s bookstore to launch his new cocktail recipe book, Pour Me Another: 250 Ways to Find Yours Law… Learn More

Restorative Yoga, Reiki, Meditation

  • when: Tuesday, October 4th at 7:00pm
  • Where: Blossom Yoga and Wellness
  • what: came back! ! ! Join us at Blossom Yoga for a four-week restorative yoga series, it’s all about relaxation, stress reduction, and self-care!learn more

GoodLife Book Deals

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 9:00 am
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Where: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Chimney Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed on weekends and October 10) Cost/Registration: Free! Open to the public rain or shine!Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrims Check out this great opportunity – bring your old books during… Learn more

Outdoor Story Time in the Park

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 9:30 am
  • Where: Keach Park/Highland Playground
  • what: The lessons include stories, fingerings and songs designed to strengthen children’s reading or pre-reading skills. Space is limited.Register at www.concordpubliclibrary.net/librarycalendar to learn more

paint barn quilt

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 10:00 am
  • Where: Granite State College Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
  • what: You don’t need a barn to display a barn quilt. These large wooden paintings that look like quilts can be hung on interior walls, outside the house, on fences, sheds, or even on chicken coops.In this class, you will draw your own 2 x 2 foot barn quilt at Ohio Station… Learn More

Eighth Annual “Walk the Mile in Shoes”

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 4:30 pm
  • Where: New Hampshire State Capitol
  • what: Every year on the first Wednesday in October, the Central New Hampshire Crisis Center hosts the Shoe a Mile (WAM). WAM is a light-hearted event to raise awareness of a very serious issue (domestic, sexual and gender-based violence).We walk in solidarity,… Learn More

From CSR to ESG: Ensuring company and community success

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 6:00 pm
  • Where: Mara Auditorium, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH, 03106
  • what: How will adapting corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles in the workplace affect the future of work?Kevin Cassidy, Director and Representative of the International Laboratory Bretton Woods and Multilateral Organizations… Learn More

jersey tenor

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 7:30pm
  • Where: Concord City Auditorium
  • what: The Walker Lecture Series invites you to jersey tenor jersey tenor performing classic opera while paying tribute to rock stars like Queen, Journey and Elton John.These four charming “Wise Men” also pay homage to their New Jersey brothers’ song, in… Learn More

Chuck Douglas Introduces Philadelphia’s Little Italy Kings: CCA Baldi and His Brothers

  • when: Wednesday, October 5 at 7:30pm
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • what: Come and hear Chuck Douglas take us back to turn-of-the-century Philadelphia and explore the incredible immigrant success stories of Little Italy king CCA Baldi and his brothers who built a business empire, While paving the way to success in Italy… Learn More

GoodLife Book Deals

  • when: Thursday, October 6 at 9:00 am
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Where: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Chimney Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed on weekends and October 10) Cost/Registration: Free! Open to the public rain or shine!Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrims Check out this great opportunity – bring your old books during… Learn more

Learn about wills

  • when: Thursday, October 6 at 3:00 pm
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Instructors: Tina Annis, Annis & Zellers Date/Time: Thursday, October 6, 3-4pm Fee/Registration: Free! You must register by 12 noon on October 5th. GoodLife will email you a Zoom link a day or two before class. ***Online registration will be for live classes via Zoo… Learn More

Recipe Author Renee Plodzik – Eat Well Often Stay Strong

  • when: Thursday, October 6 at 6:30 pm
  • Where: Gibson Bookstore
  • what: Concord author Renee Plodzik, APRN, visits Gibson’s bookstore to celebrate her cookbook, eat well, and stay strong often! Plodzik is the energetic founder and unstoppable trainer of fit4acause, a donation-only fitness and wellness program to raise funds and awareness… Learn More

Civil Aviation Patrol Open Day

  • when: Thursday, October 6 at 7:00 PM
  • Where: 1 Militia way
  • what: The Civil Aviation Patrol’s Fall 2022 Open House Night will be held at the NH National Guard Reservation on 1 Minuteman Way, Concord, on Thursday, October 6 at 7 p.m. Learn more about Youth (Cadet) and Adult (Premium) memberships and how to join our next Cadet Fundamentals group. https://concord….Learn more

Yoga Book Club

  • when: Friday, October 7th at 6am
  • Where: Blossom Yoga and Wellness
  • what: Join us on the first Friday of every month at Blossom Yoga as we practice restorative yoga, sip wine and review a book!learn more

GoodLife Book Deals

  • when: Friday, October 7th at 9:00 am
  • Where: GoodLife Programs and Events
  • what: Where: GoodLife, 254 N. State St, Unit L, Concord (Chimney Center) Date/Time: October 3-14 (closed on weekends and October 10) Cost/Registration: Free! Open to the public rain or shine!Sponsored by: Harvard Pilgrims Check out this great opportunity – bring your old books during… Learn more

High Street Cafe and Open Mic with Second Wind

  • when: Friday, October 7th at 7:00pm
  • Where: Boskavin Congregational Church
  • what: Second Wind (Suzi Hastings & Terry Ray Gould) will be featured when High Street Coffee House reopens on Friday, October 7th at 7:00pm. Admission is free, but we do it through donation baskets. Second Wind will open in the evening and come back for short episodes at the end.In… Learn more

Special Events: Community Yard for Sale

  • when: Saturday, October 8 at 12:00 pm
  • Where: Loudoun’s Village
  • what: Community Yard for sale. 12 noon to 4 pm. More than 12 households participated. Rain or shine.learn more

Chat for free!Natural Support for Blood Pressure and Heart Health

  • when: Saturday, October 8 at 9am
  • Where: natural health corner
  • what: Come learn how to support your blood pressure and heart health from NH’s only nutritional pharmacist! About This Activity If you’re battling high blood pressure, heart disease, or just want to learn about heart health, this activity is for you!In this talk, you will learn: Lea… Learn More

Check out more local events on the Concord Patch community calendar, or add your own.

Editor’s note: This article is mainly generated automatically based on activity information provided by community members. Patch has not independently verified much of this information, always check with the organizer to confirm that the event posted is going as planned. Click on any event in the list for more details. You can also contact content@patch.com if you have any questions or other feedback about this article.

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