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Bringing the Holiday Fun — 11/24/22

From town parades and tree lightings to Nutcracker and Christmas Carol productions, arts markets, comedy events and more, find holiday events to pack your seaonal calendar.

Also on the cover Katelyn Sahagian talks to three members of the same Nashua area family who currently have their art on display as part of St. Joseph Hospital’s Healing through the Arts gallery (page 31). Michael Witthaus highlights some concerts to look forward to throughout the month of December (page 48). Matt Ingersoll catches up with the owners of Cafe la Reine and New Hampshire Doughnut Co., who respectively have opened new locations in Manchester (page 38) and Bedford (page 39).

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Big Events November 24, 2022 and beyond Friday, Nov. 25 Shops across the Granite State are participating in Small Business ...
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Your Guide to the 2022 Season of Festive Events Welcome to Hippo’s Holiday Guide — our annual listing of fun ...
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Back to Categories Wobble for a landing This year’s pre-Thanksgiving options The night before Thanksgiving is often called Drinksgiving. It’s ...
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Back to Categories Dickens & Tchaikovsky Get your A Christmas Carol and The Nutcracker The classic holiday season productions of ...
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Back to Categories Holiday happenings Twinkling lights, seasonal parades and holiday festivals to set the mood By Katelyn Sahagian ksahagian@hippopress.com ...
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Back to Categories Santa Claus is coming… Holiday events for junior Granite Staters, including meeting Santa and Mrs. Claus By ...
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Back to Categories Santa in the Gate City Nashua’s Winter Holiday Stroll returns By Mya Blanchard listings@hippopress.com The Winter Holiday ...
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Back to Categories Festive flavors All kinds of holiday fun for foodies From holiday-themed cooking classes and wine tastings to ...
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Back to Categories Decking the halls Holiday arts, crafts, and more across Southern New Hampshire By Katelyn Sahagian ksahagian@hippopress.com Holiday ...
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Back to Categories Holiday sounds Symphonies, choral performances and more By Angie Sykeny askyeny@hippopress.com • The Granite State Ringers handbell ...
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Back to Categories ‘Fra-gee-lay!’ See holiday classics at a theater near you Movie theaters will be filled with would-be blockbusters, ...
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Sarah Larson, her mom and aunt talk about their family history as artists By Katelyn Sahagian ksahagian@hippopress.com Some things are ...
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Family fun for the weekend Getting crafty • Head to Bookery (844 Elm St. in Manchester; bookerymht.com) on Saturday, Nov ...
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Hello, Donna, Can you help me by telling me what this is? My wife says a wax stamp for envelopes ...
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Painter Ryan Aloise is an independent professional painting contractor and the owner of Painting Perfection, based in Nashua. Explain your ...
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Café la Reine opens second spot in Manchester’s North End Nearly a decade after Saint Anselm College alum Alex Horton ...
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There are two great scenes in 1947’s Miracle on 34th Street: “Hey, Lou! How many letters do we have to ...
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Novelist as a Vocation, Haruki Murakami; translated by Philip Gabriel and Ted Goossen (Knopf, 224 pages) The career of Haruki ...
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New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor investigate reports of sexual harassment and assault by Harvey Weinstein in ...
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