HB News

Twice the roots – Plant growing system patented

Brenda Frye, founder of Twice the Roots growing system, received a patent on her design within three months and celebrated the success that came from her desire to avoid making a mess. Frye, a retired teacher and resident of Hollis, always had an interest in raising plants. She is a master ...

Hollis Library Events

Citizen Science Day - All Ages Saturday, April 13 All Day Event Do you want to make a difference in our community and the world?  You can do that on Citizen Science Day.  Drop in anytime for a craft that will help the lives of our community birds or learn how to play Stall Catchers, an ...

HBHS Graduating Senior Scholarship

The HRTC is pleased to announce our 2019, 1st Annual Hollis/Brookline High School Graduating Senior Scholarship. The Award will be presented to a graduating Hollis Senior and judged based on the content of a ~ 750 word essay (70%) and Activities/Community Service (30%). The First Place Award ...

Garden Club seeks projects in need of funding

The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis raises money through our annual plant sale and through garden tours in order to provide scholarships, maintain town plantings and to help fund worthwhile community endeavors. We are presently seeking projects in need of funding. The projects should support ...

Household Hazardous Waste Program

As you start your spring cleaning, let the 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Program help you safely empty out your basement, garage, and shed.  The first collection of 2019 will be held on Saturday April 20 from 8:00AM to 12:00PM at the Nashua Public Works Garage, 9 Stadium Drive, Nashua.  ...

Hollis Brookline Rotary Interact Food Drive

The Hollis Brookline Rotary Interact is sponsoring a food drive to benefit the Brookline Food Pantry, which supports residents of both Hollis and Brookline. Please drop your donations off at the following locations: Hollis Harvest Market, Hollis Pharmacy, HB High School (bin is located in the ...

St. Joseph Hospital Creative Arts Classes

Meet the Ukulele - Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m. April 18-May 9 / May 16-June 6 / June 13-July 11 Did you know the ukulele is one of the easiest instruments to learn to play? Join Mike Loce of Mike Loce Music in this low-key and entertaining beginner class. Learn basic concepts such as simple ...

The Colonial Garden Club of Hollis seeks plant donations.

The Garden Club is making plans for its Saturday, May 11th Annual Plant Sale at the Hollis Town Common from 9am-12noon, rain or shine. The club is looking for donations of perennials from local gardens as well as pots larger than 6 inches in diameter. Please contact Cathy Coe @ ...

“Mama Mia:” Student musical sets record

The first thing that co-conductor Matt Barbosa did at the end of the run of “Mama Mia,” a musical recently offered over two weekends by more than 90 students to hundreds of spectators at Hollis Brookline High School was to say, “Thank you.” He later added that the outpouring of ...

Milford Historical Society’s Open House

The Milford Rotary Club is sponsoring “A Visit From The Hutchinson Family,”, Saturday and Sunday April 13 and 14, from 2 - 4 each day. It is the first event in the Society’s 40th anniversary celebration of moving into the Carey House, 6 Union St., Milford. The Hutchinsons were from ...

Lyndeborough and Wilton Police Talk

Wed., April 10 from 7-8:30 pm at The Wilton-Lyndeborough High School featuring Wilton Chief Eric Olesen - Lyndeborough Chief Rance Deware. The Wilton Community Center is sponsoring a lively Q & A discussion between Lyndeborough and Wilton teens, parents, interested adults and both ...

Annual Spring Plant Sale

The Middlesex Conservation District will be holding its annual Spring Plant Sale on Friday April 26 from 3-6 pm and Saturday April 27 from 8am – 12 noon. The Sale will be held at Kimball Farm, 400 Littleton Rd, Westford, MA. Items will include tree and shrub seedlings, perennials, fruits, ...

AARP Smart Driver Program

The AARP Smart Driver Program is the nation’s largest driver refresher course designed specifically for drivers who want to refresh their skills, review laws and rules of the road, learn about new vehicle technologies, and learn the latest driver safety strategies. This is a 6 hour ...

Open Mic a Big Success!

On Saturday, March 16th, the night was filled with exceptional music, poetry with a local twist, story tellers, mimes, dancers and acrobats during the first Open Mic Acoustic Café at the Congregational Church of Hollis. The performers included people from age 9 to 50+ showcasing the amazing ...

Robotics Team Bring Home Silver

Hollis-Brookline High School Robotics Team Bring Home Silver at the FIRST Robotics North Shore District! The Force Team, a FRC Team located at Hollis-Brookline Middle School, recently attended the North Shore District Competition on March 17th through March 20th. In the 2019 FIRST® ...

Toastmaster wins honor

Nouns, verbs and adjectives adorned the sentences that Pam Richardson, MBA, a resident of Hollis, crafted into a speech that won first place at a recent Toastmasters International Speech Contest. Richardson is a four-year member of the local Nashua-based Merrimasters chapter of Toastmasters ...

AAUW Southern NH Branch News

Spring Branch Meeting - The Black Forest Café - Tuesday, April 9 Guest Speaker Mike McKnight - STEAM Coordinator, Souhegan Valley Boys and Girls Club  The Southern New Hampshire Branch of AAUW (American Association of University Women) will hold their Spring Meeting at The Black Forest ...

Milford Garden Club

The April 8th meeting of the Milford Garden Club at 10:30, First Congregational Church Parish House, 10 Union St., Milford Attracting Hummingbirds to your Backyard: Judi Burger from Wild Birds Unlimited will be this month’s speaker. All aspects of hummingbird feeding, nesting and migration ...

Milford Historical Society’s Open House

The Milford Rotary Club is sponsoring “A Visit From The Hutchinson Family,”, Saturday and Sunday April 13 and 14, from 2 - 4 each day. It is the first event in the Society’s 40th anniversary celebration of moving into the Carey House, 6 Union St., Milford. The Hutchinsons were from ...