Merrimack News

Founding Fathers Presentation

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC through a grant from the NH Humanities Council’s Humanities   to Go!, speakers bureau.  Learn more at NHHumanities.org. The Merrimack Historical Society will host “Founding Fathers--What Were You Thinking?” presented by Richard Hesse on Tuesday, April 16, ...

The Merrimack Village District Flushing

The Merrimack Village District will be flushing mainlines and hydrants in the following areas beginning Monday, April 15, 2019 through Friday, April 19, 2019: Daniel Webster Highway - Griffin Street - Railroad Avenue - Smith Road - Hoyt Street - Hillcrest Drive - Caron Street - Island Drive - ...

AARP Smart Driver Course

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 ...

2019 Household Hazardous Waste Season kicks off April 20

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. Visit ...

The Bedford PTG Color Blast Fun Run/Walk event returns

Join us at the Bedford High School Campus on Sunday, June 2, 2019, 9:30AM, and be prepared to dance, twirl, skip, walk or stroll through color stations along the 2 mile route. Visit bedfordptg.org for more details on the fun run and to register for the big event! Like us on Facebook Bedford ...

Demolition: Old structure put to good use

The donation of an old home to Merrimack Fire and Rescue preceded the recent demolition of the structure, a house deemed an eyesore by patrons and staff of a next-door business. The demo at 623 Daniel Webster Highway, took place alongside Quality Pre-Loved Furniture & More, 625 Daniel ...

AAUW Southern NH Spring 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 Cafe, 212 Route 101, ...

Founding Fathers Presentation

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC through a grant from the NH Humanities Council’s Humanities   to Go!, speakers bureau.  Learn more at NHHumanities.org. The Merrimack Historical Society will host “Founding Fathers--What Were You Thinking?” presented by Richard Hesse on Tuesday, April 16, ...

Vaping Unveiled™: What Everyone Needs to Know

Breathe New Hampshire is offering a free program, Vaping Unveiled, for parents, educators and the community on Thursday, April 11 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. about on e-cigarettes, “Juuling,” and the impact of nicotine addiction on youth. Join us at Breathe NH’s office at 145 Hollis Street, ...

The Upper Room Announces TURRFF Road Race for the Community

The Upper Room is pleased to announce the April 7, 2019 TURRFF 5K, 10K certified road race to support 4 local charities. We are really gearing up for a successful event, filled with music, prizes and fun! This year we are inviting children who have a parent who has participated in the race ...

AARP Smart Driver Course

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 ...

2019 Household Hazardous Waste Season kicks off April 20

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. Visit ...

Haywards Ice Cream Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on March 16th.

Haywards Ice Cream held their official ribbon cutting ceremony along with the Merrimack Chamber of Commerce earlier this month on Saturday, March 16. Many Chamber and community members were there along with owner, Chris Ordway and his team. Before owner, Chris Ordway, cut the ribbon, he ...

Merrimack Garden Club News

The Merrimack Garden Club offers learning opportunities throughout the year that result in green and beautiful creations of nature ranging from annuals to perennials, to grasses and bulbs to delicate succulents. Tours of regional gardens, workshops, luncheons and socials are shared. Hundreds ...

Church of 1771 heralded

The rich history of The First Church of Merrimack, a congregation founded in 1771, was shared during a recent program presented to dozens of visitors by members of the church. Ruth Marcel, of Merrimack, was one of the many that worked on the program. “We all deemed the event a great ...

Seventh Annual Free Computer Clinic

The Michael LoVerme Memorial Foundation is hosting its seventh annual free computer clinic on March 30, 2019 from 9 AM to 12:30 PM, at the Merrimack Public Library. Volunteer technicians will be available to sit down with guests one-on-one to answer any technology questions, troubleshoot a ...

Vaping Unveiled™: What Everyone Needs to Know

Breathe New Hampshire is offering a free program, Vaping Unveiled, for parents, educators and the community on Thursday, April 11 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. about on e-cigarettes, “Juuling,” and the impact of nicotine addiction on youth. The FDA and the CDC call youth vaping an epidemic. Kids ...

The Upper Room Announces TURRFF Road Race for the Community

The Upper Room is pleased to announce the April 7, 2019 TURRFF 5K, 10K certified road race to support 4 local charities. We are really gearing up for a successful event, filled with music, prizes and fun! This year we are inviting children who have a parent who has participated in the race ...

Homeless vets invited to celebrate life of Marine in Manchester

Homeless veterans are invited to celebrate the life of Sgt. Michael Boyd and raise awareness for homeless vets on Saturday, March 30, from 2 to 5 p.m. in the hall of FaithBridge Church in Manchester, 301 South Main St. Former Marine Sgt. Michael Boyd served proudly, including a tour in ...

Ice Skating Rink Closed for the Season / O’Gara Drive Skate Park Open

In a sign that spring has arrived, the Merrimack Parks & Recreation Department has closed Ice Skating Rink at Watson Park for the season. At the same time, we are pleased to announce that have opened up the O’Gara Drive Skate Park for the year. The Skate Park is open daily from dawn to ...