WHITE MOUNTAINS ONGOING EVENTS
Event dates and times subject to change; please call ahead for updates/to confirm.
A Century of Games summer exhibit, open Tuesdays from 2-4 pm, Memorial Day-Labor Day,Madison Historical Society, 19 East Madison Rd., Madison, www.madisonhistoricalsociety.org.
Bethlehem Local Works Farmers Market and Outdoor Marketplace, Saturdays, rain or shine, 9 am-2 pm, locally grown and produced, Main St., downtown Bethlehem, 869-9736.
Book Sale, first Sat. of each month,Cook Memorial Library, Tamworth, 10 am-noon, 323-8510.
Conway Historical Society Programs, Conway Congregational Church, 447-5551, www.conwayhistoricalsociety.org.
Curious George Cottage, 7 Noon Peak Rd., Waterville Valley, call for hours/info: 236-3308, firstname.lastname@example.org
Eastern Slope Branch of New England Ski Museum, 2628 White Mt. Highway, just south of Schouler Park, downtown N. Conway, 730-5044.
Eco-Forum Lecture Series, speakers on the second Thurs. of each month, discussions about environmental issues, Tin Mountain Conservation Center, Albany, info/time for programs: 447-6991.
Evening Lantern Tours, Lost River Gorge, 1712 Lost River Rd., N. Woodstock, pre-register/info/schedule: 745-8031. Runs during summer/fall.
FIKA, every Saturday from noon to 1 pm, experience the custom of FIKA, with a complimentary slice of Scandinavian Almond Cake, Betty Schneider's Scandinavian Baking, Rt. 113 East, 12 Deer Hill Road, Chocorua, 323-2021.
Franconia Heritage Museum, open Saturdays 1-4 pm, Memorial Day through late weekend in Oct., free admission, 553 Main St., Franconia, 823-5000. Franconia Iron Furnace,the only blast furnace still standing in NH. It can be viewed any time across the Gale River.
Forgotten Arts: Fiber Arts Group, meets every other Tuesday, 9:30 am-noon. Fiber artists and/or interested onlookers welcome to join Happy Weavers & Friends group to learn the historic art of weaving, spinning, sewing, quilting, and more. Bring a project to work on, if desired. Group meets monthly on every other Tuesday schedule at Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth Village. Free. (Does not include access to the Museum.) 323-7591.
Frost Place Museum, Franconia, tours of the homestead of poet Robert Frost, nature trail and more. Open late spring through fall; call for hours/info: 823-5510, www.frostplace.org.
Littleton Area Historical Society, artifacts of interest to the area, open Wed. and Thurs. 10 am-3 pm, located in basement of Littleton Opera House, 4 Union St., Littleton, 444-6052.
Maker Madness, Tuesdays, school-aged kids invited to explore making and building useful objects and crafts every Wed. after school, free, Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Masonic Breakfast, second Sunday through Oct., 7:30-11 am, Ossipee Masonic Lodge, 535 Route 25 East, Ossipee (across from Abbott & Staples). Omelets, pancakes, sausage, bacon, ham, home fries and more, 539-1984.
Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center,interactive science museum, open daily 10 am, (closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day). Explore the science of climate and weather through interactive exhibits. 2779 White Mt. Highway, N. Conway, 356-2137.
New England Ski Museum, traces history of skiing and snow sports in New England, 135 Tramway Drive, Franconia, info/hours: 823-7177, www.skimuseum.org.
Old Man of the Mountain Museum, displays of historic memorabilia and photos relative to the care, repair and promotion of the state's official symbol. Open daily end of May to late October. Free admission, off I-93, Exit 34B, Franconia, 823-8800.
Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591, info/events: www.remickmuseum.org.
Snowcat Trips, adventure trips to Mt. Washington’s summit, www.mountwashington.org., 356-2137.
Sugar Hill Historical Museum, 1400 NH Rt. 117, Sugar Hill, special exhibits: Sugar Hill Quilts & Vintage Toys, open Memorial Day weekend-Columbus Day weekend, Fridays & Saturdays 11 am-3 pm, info: 823-5336.
Sunday Brunch Cruiseaboard the M/S Mount Washington, through Oct. 20, cruise Lake Winnipesaukee aboard the Mount. Departs Weirs Beach at 10 am and 12:30 pm; departs Alton Bay at 11:15 am. 366-5531 or www.cruiseNH.com.
Tamworth & the Civil War Exhibit,through Oct. 14, Tamworth History Center, 25 Great Hill Rd., Tamworth, 323-2911, www.tamworthhistorycenter.org.
The Grand Hotels of the White Mts. exhibit, (through Sept. 12), Museum of the White Mountains, 34 Highland St., Plymouth, 535-3210.
Thurs. Night Book Group, meets fourth Thurs. of every month for discussions of books, 7 pm, Mystery Book Group meets second Thurs. of the month, White Birch Books, N. Conway, 356-3200, www.whitebirchbooks.com.
Tin Mountain Conservation Center, programs, nature trails, winter children’s camp, Bald Hill Rd., Albany, info: 447-6991, www.tinmountain.org.
Tues. Nature Nights, Blair Woodlands, July 10-Aug. 14 from 6-7 pm, family events, located just south of Exit 27 on I-93, Waterville Valley, meet at trailhead parking lot, info: 236-3308, www.thereycenter.org.
Wed. Family Party Nightin July and August, aboard the M/S Mount Washington. 2-hour cruise with kid-friendly buffet dinner, children’s entertainment, departs from Weirs Beach, 6-8 pm. 366-5331, www.cruiseNH.com.