“Fill the Kennel Month” at Fast Friends

April 1, 2015 - April 30, 2015 - All Day at Fast Friends Greyhoung Rescue
14 West Swanzey RD

April is Fill the Kennel Month at Fast Friends Greyhound Adoption.  Twice a year Fast Friends asks the community to donate supplies for the organization, with the goal being to fill up the kennel in the lobby of their Adoption Center.

Kennel supplies and office supplies are needed:  Rawhide Chews, Postage stamps, Bleach, Scented Dryer Sheets, Toilet Paper, Greenies (Large Dog), Magic Erasers, #10 Envelopes, Paper Towels,  Copy Paper, Liquid Dish Detergent, Laundry Soap, Grocery Store Gift Cards, Liquid Hand Soap Post-its, Trash Bags (Kitchen and Contractor Sizes), Dog Toys, Milk Bones, Poop Bags, Peanut Butter, Pill Pockets, Swiffer Duster Refills, Fleece Blankets.

Donations can be dropped off at Fast Friends, 14 W. Swanzey Road, Swanzey (across from Market Basket) weekdays from 7am – 6pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 9am – 3pm.  Fast Friends and the greyhounds thank you!

Dublin Community Preschool Online Auction

April 17, 2015 - May 17, 2015 - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm at

Dublin Community Preschool and Childcare Center invites the public to take part in the school’s first-ever online auction to raise funds for operations and children’s programs.

This auction will feature hundreds of valuable items and services donated locally and from across New England.

Visit  Auctions Runs from 9am, April 17th through 9pm on May 17th.



Fast Friends Yard Sale

April 25, 2015 - 8:00 am - 2:00 pm at Fast Friends Greyhound Adoption Center
14 W. Swanzey Road

Fast Friends will be holding its first yard sale of the season on Saturday, April 25th from 8am – 2pm at their facility located at 14 West Swanzey Road, in Swanzey (across from Market Basket).

All donated items at this sale are new this year, nothing leftover from last year. The sale will be held rain or shine and all proceeds from this event go directly toward caring for the greyhounds.

Rabies Clinic & Indoor Yard Sale

April 25, 2015 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at Monadnock Regional High School
580 Old Homestead Highway

There will be a Rabies Clinic and Indoor Yard Sale to benefit Project Graduation on Saturday, April 25th at the Monadnock Regional High School.

The Rabies Clinic is $20 each pet and will run from 9am to Noon.

The Indoor Yard sale will run from 9am to 2pm.


April 25, 2015 - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm at Keene Public Library
60 Winter St

For those who want to learn to juggle, dowse using a homemade pendulum and a chart, write and publish a book, fold origami – and much more — the Keene Public Library and the Keene Senior Center will become a How-to extravaganza with more than 45 lively lessons and hands-on experiences this Saturday April 25, 2015 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

The event is geared for the entire family.

schedule and a poster are available to download and or to pick up at the Keene Senior Center and at the Keene Public Library. For more information, please call the library at 603-352-0157.

Pony Rides for Lacey

April 25, 2015 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm at Goodwill Farm
334 Main Street

A Fundraiser for Lacey, a 9-year old Rindge resident with Leukemia, will happen this Saturday, April 25th at Goodwill Farm on Main Street in Rindge from 11am to 4pm.

The farm will be offering pony rides for all ages, raffles for gift certificates, food and a 50/50 raffle. Proceeds will go to the family to help with Lacey’s medical expenses.

For more info, find “Pony Rides for Lacey” on Facebook or call Goodwill Farm at 603-831-8383.


Celebrate Earth Day

April 25, 2015 - 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Monadnock Food Co-Op
34 Cypress Street

Come celebrate Earth Day outside the Monadnock Food Co-op in downtown Keene on Saturday, April 25th from Noon to 4! There will be Artisans, Community Organizations, Live Music, a silent Auction, Farmers and friends with good spring fun!

This event is free to everyone.

Baked Beans Supper

April 25, 2015 - 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm at Westport church

There will be a Family Style Baked Beans & Franks Supper along with homemade potato salad, cole slaw & pies at the Westport Church on Westport Village Road in Swanzey on Saturday, April 25th  from 5 to 6:15pm.

Tickets are $8 for adults, and $3 for children 10 and under.


1st Annual Chocolate Ball

April 25, 2015 - 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Keene Country Club
755 W Hill Rd

Bonnie’s Basement, a new local non-profit, will be holding its first annual Chocolate Ball to raise funds to support local cancer patients and research on Saturday, April 25 at 6 pm at the Keene Country Club.

Learn more and purchase your tickets online today at or by calling 603-357-3577.

the Keene Music Festival Organization presents a performance by Cold Chocolate & Brian Dickens

April 25, 2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Sumner Knight Chapel
Chapel Drive

All acoustic venue, Cold Chocolate & Brian Dickens a fuse of bluegrass roots and dash of funk.


admission by donation suggested @ $12


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