Posted on September 12, 2013 by Sunapee News
Photo by Charlotte Carlson, Sunapee, N.H.
Moultonborough Youth Praise Band and Sunapee Time Travelers to sing at Open House!
Sunapee, N.H. — (Announcement/article by The Lake Sunapee United Methodist Church) — There will be an Open House on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at The Lake Sunapee United Methodist Church from 1 to 4 p.m.
Many of us have been to or in the Methodist Church on the corner of Lower Main Street and Route 11. We have been to a meeting there, attended Sunapee Seniors, listened to music at the Community Coffeehouse or attended a wedding or a funeral. Some of us may have even visited a time of worship on Sunday morning.
But did you know that there is more going on that reaches into the community and around the world?
The church family is opening up its doors this weekend with an Open House.
In the parking lot (1-4 p.m.), we will have information tables and displays of some of the community opportunities. We will also have the Moultonborough Youth Praise Band and our own Sunapee Time Travelers singing.
It is a time to get to know us as we get to know you. Continue reading
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Posted on August 18, 2013 by Sunapee News
Lake Sunapee, N.H., (Lake Sunapee Rowing Club announcement) — Avoid concussions. Join the Rowing Team!
Lake Sunapee Rowing Club will start the fall rowing season for all area middle and high school students ages 13 and up on August 26.
Compete regionally, learn a lifelong sport, maintain fitness for your spring sport, and get on the lake. Practice will be Mon. – Fri., 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., August 26 to Oct 31, at the Georges Mills Public Boat Launch.
Coach Brenda Balenger graduated from the Institute for Rowing Leadership in Boston, is US Rowing Level III certified, and is experienced in collegiate, masters, and junior sweep and sculling programs.
Write us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Look us up: www.lakesunapeerowing.com
Like us on Facebook: Lake Sunapee Rowing Club
Call Brenda with questions: 603-481-2166
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Posted on July 23, 2013 by Sunapee News
You can learn to scull by the end of August!
Small Group Lessons ~ 4-6 Rowers
Mon, Wed, Thurs, 9:30-11:30 am
August 5-8, 12-15, and 19-22
$75 per Week
Come for One, Two or Three Weeks
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Posted on July 2, 2013 by Sunapee News
Independence Day celebrations will extend into the weekend this year with Sunapee Harbor fireworks set to go off on Saturday, July 6, 2013, at dusk, usually around 9 p.m. It is also flare night on Lake Sunapee.
Earlier in the day, a community parade along Central Street and into the harbor will take place at noon. The parade theme: Relive the 80s.
At 2 p.m., the town will hold the Herbert Welsh Trail dedication and hike at Dewey Woods.
For a listing of summer activities and events, see Recreation Sunapee, Summer 2013 (on FlipSnack).
Note: The Town of Sunapee has a fireworks ordinance and permit process. For more information, go to the town website.
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Posted on July 2, 2013 by Sunapee News
The Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet will host its 2nd Annual Lake Sunapee Sailing Day on Saturday, July 13. Courtesy photo.
Sunapee, NH – The Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet is hosting its 2nd Annual Lake Sunapee Sailing Day on Saturday, July 13, to promote sailing fun on Lake Sunapee. All sailboats from sunfish to cruisers to racers are welcome to join a “Poker Cruise.”
The “Poker Cruise”
Sailboats are invited to rendezvous at the Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet Committee Boat just outside Sunapee Harbor at 1 p.m.
At the Committee Boat each sailboat will receive a map of the course and instructions.
Boats will sail to four marks and back to the Committee Boat. At each mark and the Committee Boat each boat will receive a playing card. The Committee Boat and four power boats anchored at the four marks will be adorned with balloons and easy to locate.
Following the cruise, each crew is invited to bring their “poker hand” to a reception sponsored by the Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet at Pete’s Shed at Sunapee Harbor from 4 to 6 p.m. There will be food and refreshments. Prizes will go to the best “poker hands” and best themed crew costumes.
The Lake Sunapee Cruising Fleet is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to the sport of sailboat racing on Lake Sunapee and creating friendships. It has been in existence since 1984.
All participating sailboats must meet all vessel requirements as outlined in the Boater’s Guide of New Hampshire. The weather day is Sunday, July 14.
To participate with your sailboat or to get more information, contact Fleet Captain Bill Ames at 603-763-4868 or e-mail email@example.com.
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Posted on May 15, 2013 by Sunapee News
What’s happening in Sunapee this summer?
The 2013 Sunapee Recreation Department newsletter is now available online via the town website and it includes information about local events and programs, fun things to do for the whole family.
The booklet is full of photographs and colorful graphics and a calendar listing swim dates, tennis lessons, yoga, sailing, drumming… special events, such as the Welsh Trail Dedication and Nature Walk and the annual Teddy Bear Picnic… and more!
The rec department also distributes hard copies.
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Posted on April 19, 2013 by Sunapee News
Ice Out Day on Lake Sunapee was Thursday, April 18, 2013. In the morning, a mass of ice blocked boat passage north to south on the lake. However, the ice was gone by 2:30 that afternoon. “Ice out” is determined when a boat is able to navigate the length of the lake from Georges Mills to Newbury. Photo by Charleen Osborne, Sunapee.
Sunapee, N.H. — “Ice out” on Lake Sunapee was declared on Thursday, April 18, 2013.
Ice blocked boat passage from north to south at the islands at 8 a.m. By 2:30 p.m. the ice mass was gone and “Ice Out” was called by Richard Osborne and his family.
“Ice out” is determined when a boat is able to navigate the length of the lake from Georges Mills to Newbury.
See earlier “ice out” dates via the town website: Lake Sunapee Ice Out Chart.
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