Meeting of the NHHC Board of Representatives Wednesday, November 12

The quarterly meeting of the NHHC Board of Representatives will be held Wednesday, November 12 at 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Elkins Public Library in Canterbury. Members are welcome to attend this meeting. For more information, please contact Amy Gall, 838-5081, amyginnh@yahoo.com.

Adventures in Parenting Author in Warner November 2

Ben Hewitt, Vermont author of The Town That Food Saved, Making Supper Safe, and Saved, once again makes his New Hampshire premiere with his latest book, Home Grown: Adventures in Parenting Off the Beaten Path, Unschooling, and Reconnecting with the Natural World. At Main Street BookEnds, Warner, NH, Sunday, November 2 at 2 pm. Following on the heels of Richard Louv's classic Last Child in the Woods, Ben tells his own story of decisions made about raising his two sons. http://www.mainstreetbookends.com/

Boy Scouts Homeschool Showcase

The Boy Scouts of New Hampshire will host a Homeschool day on Thursday, November 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Manchester. Admission is free. For more information visit http://www.nhscouting.org/event/1618130 , or call 625-6431 x136.

EVO School Rock Climbing League

Join the new IBEX Homeschool climbing team in Concord, NH grades 6-12 (In Progress!!)

Doric String Quartet at UNH November 18

The Doric String Quartet will perform on November 18 at 7:00pm as part of the University of New Hampshire Celebrity Series. This quartet has emerged as the leading British string quartet amongst the new generation receiving glowing responses from audiences and critics across the globe.

Sole City Dance Presents The Nutcracker in Rochester December 12

Nutcracker Express is a 55-minute adaptation of Tchaikovsky’s classic holiday ballet “The Nutcracker” for school groups and homeschoolers. Nutcracker Express is the perfect opportunity to introduce students Pre-K through grade 12 to the beauty and excitement of classical ballet. Activity packets are available for grades K-5 with pre- & post-show lessons. Presented at the Rochester Opera House Friday, December 12 at 10:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. All Seats: $8. For information or to reserve your seats now, call Sole City Dance at 603-750-7777 or write to info@solecitydance.org.

Scholarship for Seniors

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation seeks high-achieving high school seniors with financial need for its College Scholarship Program, the largest undergraduate scholarship in the nation. Selected students receive college planning support, ongoing advising, and up to $40,000 per year to attend a four-year accredited undergraduate institution. If you know students who stand out for their exceptional academic abilities and achievements, persistence, leadership, and desire to help others, please encourage them to visit the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s website to learn more.

McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center's 2014/2015 Homeschool Series, Our Solar System

A workshop series for homeschoolers, from October through June, on the 2nd Thursday of the month, 1:30 - 3 p.m. $15 per student, $10 for additional students from the same family.

This year's series focuses on the solar system. Info can be found at http://www.starhop.com/education-and-exploration/programs/homeschool-pro...

Spelling Bee in Windham Open to Homeschoolers; Winner Will Go On To State Championship

Are you interested in participating in an annual spelling bee? Register at the Nesmith Library in Windham, NH, by October 30 to be part of this exciting opportunity for home schoolers in the Granite State! Registration fee is $10 / family; students in grades 4 – 8 are invited to attend (please see the official Scripps eligibility requirements at spellingbee.com for any questions).