Historical Society will present the program “Leavitt Cider Mill” on
Monday, September 11, at y p.m. in the Society’s Museum on 49 Main
Street. Laurie Houle, current owner of the cider mill, will share
the history and lore connected with this historic Pittsfield
landmark. This program is free and open to all. Refreshments will be
served. Call 798-5709 for information.
Grange will meet on Wednesday, September 6, at 7 p.m. upstairs in
the Grange Hall. Mary West will present the program and Carolee
Davison will provide the lunch.
Jeff Dahl and Pam “PJ”
White announce the engagement of their daughter Molly Melissa White
Dahl of Jacksonville Florida, formerly of Chichester, to Ciaran M.
Sontag, son of William Sontag and Dierdre Mac Dermott of
Philadelphia, PA, of Jacksonville, formerly of Philadelphia, PA.
Both are graduates of Jacksonville University. Molly is
currently a dancer at Universal Orlando and Ciaran is a Music
teacher at North Florida School of Special Education. A February
2019 wedding is planned.
Out Of Your Attic Thrift
Submitted By Carol Hendee
The Attic will be
closed on Monday, September 4th to celebrate Labor Day! We’ll
be open on Tuesday at our regular time 8-4. Look for specials
for September on the memo board on the desk in the store!
Suncook Valley Hgwy, Chichester. Wed. 11-4; Thurs. 8-4; Closed Fri.
Open Sat. 10-4. 247-7191. If you haven’t picked up your
backpack order, please do so!
Chichester Town Library
The library will be closed for Labor Day.
The collage of
pictures of Lisa created by the Teen Advisory Group for display at
Old Home Day can still be seen at the library. Also, index
cards for people to write down their memories of her will also be
available. There have been a number of people who were unable
to “say goodbye” to this remarkable woman and this project may help
in processing her departure, as well as helping others to know her
as they did. In the future, at a date to be determined, the
library will host an Open House, at which time memories of Lisa will
The Poetry Group will meet on Monday, September 11th
at 7 p.m. because of the Labor Day holiday the previous Monday.
The Evening Book Club has chosen Uncommon Carriers by John
McPhee for their next read. As is McPhee’s style, this book is
also about real people in real places, as he focuses on truck
drivers, ships’ captains, towboat pilots, etc. The books are
available to be picked up now. Because of a change in schedule
for August, the September meeting has not, yet, been set.
Photography Club has compiled a spectacular set of photographs for
their calendar, looking at Chichester past and present. It
will sell for $20, with the proceeds to be donated to the Chichester
Food Pantry. If you want some great history of the Town, as
well as promoting good, this is an excellent chance to do it.
The library will have copies to sell, as well.
The Trustees and
members of the Lovers of the Chichester Library would like to thank
the vendors who came out for the Farmer’s Market in conjunction with
the August Down Under Book Sale, as well as our wonderful patrons.
We’d also like to thank and acknowledge Michael Edgecomb who has
authored the children’s book To Fly on a Cloud. He
participated in our sale and market by holding a book signing.
Thanks to all.