, Derry, New Hampshire

September 6, 2012


Derry News

---- — Fall Bulb Sale

is underway

Friends of the Londonderry Leach Library started their annual Fall Bulb Sale Sept. 1.

This year there are 26 varieties of spring and summer flowers, including savings on both a Spring Garden Collection and a Rock Garden collection, as well as tulips, irises, daffodils and many others.

Those who wish to purchase bulbs can visit Leach Library’s circulation desk to view the catalogue. Orders can be placed until Saturday, Oct. 6.

Apple Country fair returning to church

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church of Londonderry will hold its 25th annual Apple Country Craft Fair Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 9, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3 Peabody Row.

The craft fair will feature more than 60 artists. The event will also feature a variety of food and raffles.

For more information, email

Sunday School resumes

On Sept. 9, United Methodist Church will begin its Sunday School classes.

Each class will start at 10 a.m. and end at 10:45 a.m. All children from age 4 to high school level are able to attend the classes at 258 Mammoth Road.

To register, call Leslie Rompa at 434-7192, or visit

Last chance for

golf tournament

There are still spots open for the Londonderry Rotary Club Golf Tournament Monday, Sept. 10, at Candia Woods Golf Course.

The event will have a 9 a.m. shotgun start. The day will include raffles, gifts, contests, prizes and a dinner banquet following the tournament.

Collared shirts and shoes with soft spikes will be required; jeans are not permitted at Candia Woods Golf Course.

The tournament is a four-person scramble, and players of all skill levels are welcome. Sponsorship spots are still available as well.

Contact Mike Dolan, tournament chairman, at (774) 245-2279, or email

St. Jude Parish

hosts talks

St. Jude Parish Community at 435 Mammoth Road will host a series of talks about religious freedom.

On Monday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m., St. Jude Parish Community will host the first session, discussing church and state, Catholic responsibility, and the relationship between religious liberty and the U.S. Constitution.

Part one of the religious talk is “The Resurrection and the Church’s Mission in the Public Square.” Part two will be held on Oct. 1 at 7 p.m.

Senior citizens host holiday fair

Londonderry Senior Citizens Inc. hosts its ninth Annual Holiday Fair on Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Londonderry Senior Center, 535 Mammoth Road.

The fair features a raffle table with themed baskets and a raffle for a king-size handmade quilt. Also featured will be handmade craft items and floral arrangements, and a luncheon of homemade corn chowder, chicken noodle soup, chili, hot dogs and beverages.

Call Gladys at 432-4822 for more information or to make a donation. Proceeds support the continued improvements for the Londonderry Senior Center.