, Derry, New Hampshire

September 27, 2012


Derry News

---- — Choir practice scheduled

On Friday, Sept. 28, at Londonderry Presbyterian Church will hold a practice session for Mega Worship on Oct. 27.

From 7 to 9 p.m., residents are invited to the church on 126 Pillsbury Road for the first practice session. The event next month aims to bring together different faiths by having multiple choirs sing together.

Mega Worship will take place at First Baptist Church in Manchester on Oct. 27 from 4 to 6 p.m.

For more information on the Londonderry practice session, call Lucie Robbins at 540-1918 or email her at

Public hearing on subdevelopments set

On Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in the Moose Hill Council Chambers, there will be two public hearings about subdevelopments.

Michael McKeown, the applicant, will present a residential subdivision for two lots located on 7 Summer Drive.

The Nevins Retirement Cooperative Association will also have a formal review of their planned expansion of their 55-and-older subdevelopment on 7 Nevins Drive.

Musicians perform at Leach Library

On Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. at Leach Library, musicians Kristen and Dave will be preforming acoustic songs and covers.

The duo play a variety of instruments and play a variety of music styles as well.

The event is free and light refreshments will be served.

For more information, call the library at 432-1132.

ALERT hosts open house

ALERT, a nonprofit volunteer emergency response team, is having an open house on Thursday, Oct. 18, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Londonderry Police Department.

The group is looking for volunteers, who are willing to join the team, and are looking to train members. ALERT assists with search and rescue, emergency shelter operations, event control and emergency health clinics.

For more information, email

Library extends its hours

Leach Library has new hours. Earlier this month, the library announced its new hours, and is now open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Saturday, starting Oct 19. The previous hours were from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Senior center hosts holiday fair

The ninth annual holiday fair will take place at Londonderry Senior Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Oct. 20.

Events include raffles, handmade crafted goods and homemade food. All the money raised will go toward improving the senior center and its activities.

For more information, call Gladys at 432-4822, the senior center is on 535 Mammoth Road.

Women’s club brings comedy to Tupelo

On Oct. 25, the Londonderry Women’s Club will be hosting a comedy night at Tupelo Music Hall. The comedians featured are Paul D’Angelo and Mitchell Stinson. Tickets are $20.

Doors will open at 7:15 p.m. and the event starts at 8 p.m.

All the money raised will go toward the club, which donates to various charities and scholarships throughout the year.

For more information or to reserve tickets, call 490-2515 or 437-9385.