When the Trains Left Newbury – Old Home Day, Saturday, July 12, 2014

  Bruce Davison, the conductor for the last passenger train through Newbury, is coming to the CMH from Maine to inform us about “When the Trains Left Newbury”.  He is a wealth of information that he will share at 10 AM. The CMH with train displays will be open for Old Home Day and raffle tickets will be for sale until the drawing at 6 pm “under the tents” after...

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Center Meeting House Memorabilia

Center Meeting House Memorabilia

These handmade pewter ornaments were created by the NH artist, Jonathon Gibson.  The boxed ornament would be a perfect seasonal gift for friends and family, a lovely reminder of Newbury and NH, and a wonderful memento for a wedding attendant.  These beautiful ornaments can be engraved on the back with the date or a personal message.  Each pewter ornament $25; multiples at 10% discount. The graceful wine glasses with the Center Meeting...

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NEWBURY CUT original gallery wrap canvas to be raffled

NEWBURY CUT original gallery wrap canvas to be raffled

The Newbury Cut was hailed as a marvel of ninteenth-century civil engineering. “A new-fangled steam drill was brought to bear, aimed at removing 10,000 feet of vicious conglomerate rock, the weapon, a 2.5 inch bit on a steam drill.  Ten pound charges of black powder reduced the rock to fragments that could be used on the graceful, spiraling grades up out of the valley floor several hundred feet below.” (Edgar Mead, Jr.) Maureen...

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Thanks-for-Giving Sunday November 23, 2014 @ 2 pm we honor Jay Gamble and Mount Sunapee Resort for all they do for the town of Newbury

Thanks-for-Giving Sunday November 23, 2014 @ 2 pm we honor Jay Gamble and Mount Sunapee Resort for all they do for the town of Newbury

Each year Center Meeting House extends an honor as part of their ‘Thanks for Giving’ program.  This year we have stepped out of the non-profit arena to honor Jay Gamble, the Vice-President & General Manager  for Mount Sunapee Resort. It is our ultimate pleasure to give recognition to Jay, who does so very much for our Town and community.  He is the ‘neighbor’ who is always there to help, whatever the need might be.  Jay will...

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Annual Tree Lighting, December 7, 2014 @ 5pm

Annual Tree Lighting, December 7, 2014 @ 5pm

Join the Center Meeting House, Newbury Beautification Committee and the Newbury Library as we all come together to celebrate the lighting of Alice’s Tree on December 7, 2014 at 5 pm.  Following the tree lighting and caroling are fabulous refreshments by the Newbury Beautification Committee at the Veterans...

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Saturday Speaker Series, Every Saturday in June

Saturday Speaker Series, Every Saturday in June

This June the Center Meeting House speaker series topic is WHEN THE TRAINS CAME TO NEWBURY. Each Saturday there will be a different speaker with a train related program that will begin at 10 AM and conclude with a question and answer period, followed by refreshments outside under the tent. June  7th-Frank J. Barrett        Railroad Development in NH: Politics and Chicanery June 14th-Dick Gassett             Railroad Construction &...

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