Woodworking in Canterbury

"Tools for Kids" at Old Ways Traditions in Canterbury has coping saws, drills, planes, etc. for 5 yrs. and up to use, lathes for 10 yrs. and up, and toys for the little ones. Dave is there to help the kids, but parental supervision is required. You need to call ahead to make an appointment. Seven kids, maximum (depends on ages – only two little ones.) By donation. Please call 783 4403 evenings or email efurnitr@comcast.net. (No Saturdays Dec. 13 through March). 418 Shaker Road, Canterbury.

The Beech Hill School presents BHx: Explore, Experience, Expand

For students in grades 4 through 6, or 9 to 12 years old
December 1 and 8, 3:30-4:30 PM, $30/seminar

The Viking Launch
December 1, 3:30-4:30 PM
Examine Viking exploration through Google Earth! Follow the Vikings from the Germanic Great Migration to settlements of Iceland, Greenland, and Vinland. Analyze their travels to far away lands in their quest to obtain riches. Learn about the Byzantine Empire and the Varangian Guard - the emperor’s most elite fighting force!

Winter Mysteries
December 8, 3:30-4:30 PM

Project Shakespeare Offers a New Opportunity for Homeschool Students: Shakespeare In Performance, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

When four mismatched lovers, mischievous forest fairies and bevy of fumbling actors meet in the woods, everyone will be touched by Shakespeare’s magic spell! Shakespeare’s popular comedy has opportunities for elementary, middle and high school students.
Classes run January 12 – February 20, Tuesday & Thursday – 10 am – 12 noon, Location: TBA. Showcase Performances – Friday, February 20 at 10am and 6pm. Tuition: $125. Minimum Enrollment: 12 / Maximum Enrollment 20, Ages 7 – 18 yrs. Old. Scholarships Available on a Limited Basis

Ski Programs for Homeschoolers

Bretton Woods
The Bretton Woods Homeschool Ski Group will be skiing on Fridays with lessons from 1-3. Lessons are required and will run for 6 consecutive weeks beginning January 9, 2015.

Tickets for the entire 6-week program, including the lift tickets and lessons, are as follows
(per student):

Ski/Board/Helmet Rental $75
Ski/Board Rental $65
Helmet Rental $55
No Rental $45

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...