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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
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Taylor Community is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community whose mission is to provide the highest quality retirement living options to support the independence, health and dignity of community residents.

March 2018

Mar 12

Five-Week Golf Conditioning Program

Five-Week Golf Conditioning Program Begins March 12 Laconia, NH – If a golfer performs exercises in a slow, controlled manner, he/she will be prepared to swing a club at maximum speed. To prepare the body for the demands of a max effort swing, golfers should include plyometric exercises in their routine. Find out how to do this safely and effectively in a five-week conditioning program at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building with Lena Nirk. Classes begin Monday, March 12 at 2…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 13

Hiking Conditioning

Hiking Conditioning Program at Taylor Community Laconia, NH – Join with Taylor Community to get in shape for summer hiking. The 30-minute classes will run Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. from March 13 to April 17 in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The classes are open to the public for $5 each. To register, please call Tammy Levesque at 366-1206. Included will be core strengthening exercises to strengthen back and abdominal muscles for balance and carrying backpacks. Stairs and walking…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 21

Barbershop Style Music with the Concord Coachmen Chorus

Barbershop Style Music with the Concord Coachmen Chorus Laconia, NH – The Concord Coachmen Chorus has been delighting the greater Concord, NH area since 1955 with its presentation of timeless tunes sung Barbershop style. Join the fun Wednesday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for the chorus’ concert, which is free and open to the public. Taylor Community is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community whose mission is to provide the highest quality of retirement living…

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March 21, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 22

AARP Safe Driving Program

Laconia, NH – The AARP Safe Driving Program is a six-hour classroom refresher course designed to ensure drivers 50 and older stay safe behind the wheel. Upon successful completion, participants may be eligible for automobile insurance discounts (check with individual providers). The course is scheduled for Thursday, March 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The fee is $15 for AARP members who show their membership card and $20 for all others. Lunch will be…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 28

TED Talk: Your Body Language May Shape Who You Are

Laconia, NH – Amy Cuddy leads this TED Talk. Did you know watching a physician interact with a patient without sound can determine who will be sued? Come find out more about what your body says in this presentation scheduled for Wednesday, March 28 at 2:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Theater. This event is free and open to the public TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Talks are influential videos from expert speakers on education, business, science, tech and creativity, Taylor…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

April 2018

Apr 26

Swenson Granite Lecture with David Dufour

Swenson Granite Lecture with David Dufour Laconia, NH – Join us Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as David Dufour shares the history of Swenson Granite – a business that has been quarrying and cutting granite in New England since 1883. Founded by Swedish immigrant John Swenson, the company is now headed by the fourth generation of the Swenson family. For more than a century, the Swenson name has remained synonymous with a steadfast commitment…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

May 2018

May 14

Enjoy Early Morning Exercise at Taylor Community

Laconia, NH – Enjoy the beautiful spring weather and get fit with Early Morning Exercise. This 30-minute outdoor class is designed to help you feel good, meet your health and fitness goals and get it all done before work or daily activities take over. Participants will increase their strength, balance and flexibility with gentle exercises, stretches and movement. This fitness class runs Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:15 to 6:45 a.m., May 14 through June 27 at Taylor Community. The cost…

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May 14, 2018 06:15 AM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
May 23

Lecture Program with Maine Author Tim Caverly

Lecture Program with Maine Author Tim Caverly Laconia, NH – Tim Caverly is a Maine author who has written and published eight books about Maine’s Northern Forest. Tim has lived in the four corners of Maine. He spent 32 years as a park ranger and accompanied his fire warden father and ranger brother Buss on patrol. His stories are based on his personal experience and knowledge of Maine’s history and landscapes. Join us for Tim’s lecture about his experiences, Wednesday,…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

June 2018

Jun 11

Lakes Region Chordsmen in Concert

The Lakes Region Chordsmen, the local chapter of the Society for the Prevention and Encouragement of Barbershop Singing in America, are a Taylor Community favorite. Join us for the group’s patriotic concert, Monday, June 11 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. Taylor Community is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community whose mission is to provide the highest quality of retirement living options to support the independence, health and dignity of community…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jun 18

A Colorful Visit to Yellowstone National Park

A Colorful Visit to Yellowstone National Park As part of Taylor Community’s Resident Lecture Series, resident Vince Lunetta will share colorful photos and information about Yellowstone National Park, nearly 3,500 square miles of wilderness, which is home to thousands of wild animals and powerful geological features. Join us Monday, June 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor’s Woodside Building, for this free, one-hour presentation. Yellowstone’s active volcano powers more than 10,000 hydrothermal features, including more than half the world’s active geysers.…

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June 18, 2018 06:30 PM
June 18, 2018 07:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

July 2018

Jul 11

Musical Entertainment with Bob Rutherford

Laconia, NH – Back by popular demand, Musician Bob Rutherford presents a musical program Wednesday, July 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodside Building. This event is free and open to the public. From easy listening to classic rock, to country, pop and the old standards, Bob is always open to requests. Presently employed as an entertainer by the Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, he is a published songwriter with Columbia Records. You will not want to miss this event.…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jul 13

A Photographic Journey to Antarctica with Dan Robusto

A Photographic Journey to Antarctica with Dan Robusto Laconia, NH – Dan Robusto and his wife, Sheila, enjoy summers on Lake Winnipesaukee and winters in Florida. They also spend their time traveling the world in search of new experiences and opportunities for interesting photography. To appease their love of nature, they have traveled to many remote locations. Their recent voyage to Antarctica was both stimulating and educational. Join us Friday, July 13 at 8 a.m. in our Woodside Building for…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jul 15

NHMF’s Woodwind Trio to Perform

NHMF’s Woodwind Trio to Perform at Taylor Community July 15 Laconia, NH – The 2018 Taylor Community Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire, continues Sunday, July 15 at 3 p.m. with the New Hampshire Music Festival’s Woodwind Trio. The quintet consists of Bill Kalinkos, Clarinet; Nicolasa Kuster, Bassoon; David Saunders, Horn; Valerie Watts, Flute; and Shawn Welk, Oboe. Featured music may include selections from Beethoven, Haydn and Paquito D’Rivera. This free event is open to the public and…

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July 15, 2018 03:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jul 18

Resident Lecture Series: Climbing the Colorado Plateau

Resident Lecture Series: Climbing the Colorado Plateau Laconia, NH – Taylor Community resident George Hurley presents a pictorial tour and lecture about climbing on sandstone towers of the Colorado Plateau, mainly in southeast Utah, Wednesday, July 18 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. Taylor Community is the premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in the Lakes Region. Keep up with all our events on Facebook. For more information about active…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jul 18

New Horizons Band in Concert at Taylor Community

New Horizons Band in Concert at Taylor Community Laconia, NH – The mission of the New Horizons Musical Organization of the Lakes Region is to promote “music for life” by creating band performance opportunities for mature adult musicians who seek making beautiful music together, for the enjoyment of members and audiences alike. The public is welcome to join us Wednesday, July 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, for this free event, as this always-popular group brings music…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jul 25

Laconia 1916 – Chasing the Road

K. Peddlar Bridges chronicles the story of the road from Boston to Weirs Beach with exciting side trips and the evolution of the different forms of transportation, which helped write the history of that road. The public is invited to join us Wednesday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, for this free lecture. Bridges is a long-time New England resident, former editor of New England Power Sports Post and present Laconia Motorcycle Week Poet Laureate and…

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July 25, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

August 2018

Aug 5

New Hampshire Music Festival Players at Taylor

The 2018 Taylor Community Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire, continues Sunday, Aug. 5 at 3 p.m. with performers from the New Hampshire Music Festival. This free event is open to the public and will be held at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The group consists of Irene Fitzgerald-Cherry, Violetta Todorova and Viktoria Tchertchian on violin; Michael Molnau on viola; and David Goldblatt and Talia Dicker on cello. Music will include selections by Bach and Beethoven.  

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Aug 6

Musical Entertainment at Taylor Community with Art Harriman & Alex Ray

Art Harriman on guitar and Alex Ray on his washtub bass team up to bring your favorite oldies. Sing-along, dance-along, or just hum and take it all in. This duo tour Central New Hampshire each summer bringing smiles wherever they go – and now it’s Taylor Community’s turn. Join us Monday, Aug. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at our Woodside Building for this free event, which is open to the public. Taylor Community is the premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community…

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August 06, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Aug 14

The NH Astronomical Society Presents Skywatch

The New Hampshire Astronomical Society is a wholly volunteer NH-chartered non-profit organization dedicated to furthering public awareness of Astronomy. Join us Tuesday, Aug. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for this free public indoor lecture by Paul Winalsky about the night sky, followed by an observation session outside (weather permitting).

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August 14, 2018 07:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Aug 15

Amadi & Debby Azikiwe in Concert

Amadi and Debby Azikiwe will share an evening of chamber music at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, Wednesday, Aug. 15 at 6:30 p.m. This free event is open to the public. The Violin/Viola and Piano duo have played concerts throughout the United States and at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Arts Alive Festival. Amadi, a New York native, is currently Music Director of the Harlem Symphony Orchestra. Debby hails from Hong Kong, where she taught and performed for…

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August 15, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Aug 21

Clearing the Water: The Story of the Lakes Region Clean Waters Association

 Laconia, NH – This is a story of citizen action and the importance of protecting the environment. Clearing the Water is a documentary film telling the story of the Lakes Region Clean Waters Association, founded in 1959 to clean up Lake Winnisquam. Its members provided leadership to the entire country in the early days of the environmental movement. Their actions led to the construction of a major state-run wastewater treatment facility that serves 10 communities in the Lakes Region today.…

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August 21, 2018 03:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Aug 29

Canvas and Cocktails with Art Escape – Taylor Community- Laconia

You’re not an artist? That’s ok, Art Escape’s Canvas and Cocktails Class is the perfect way to enjoy an evening with your friends. You’ll receive a canvas, step by step directions and all the supplies needed to complete a canvas of your own. You’ll have the artistic freedom to change the colors in the painting to match your home decor. After a few hours of laughter and fun, you’ll leave with a work of art you created yourself. Join us…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

September 2018

Sep 10

Storyteller David Hill on his Family’s 160-year-old Business

Laconia, NH – Join Taylor Community as Storyteller David Hill shares the tale of his 160-year-old family business. It all started with his namesake – David Andrews – building a water-powered sawmill in the 1800’s. Hill’s grandfather was the final family member to run the business and he wanted David to take it over. The presentation is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The event is free and open to the public. Taylor…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Sep 12

Music with Red Gallagher at Taylor Community

Dennis "Red" Gallagher presents an upbeat show of music and humor. A true one-man-band, his sound is a combination of electric and acoustic guitar, harmonica, voice and electric percussion. Join us in the Taylor Community's Woodside Theater. This free event is open to the public.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Sep 25

The NH Astronomical Society Presents Skywatch

The NH Astronomical Society Presents Skywatch, Sept. 25 at Taylor Community The New Hampshire Astronomical Society is a wholly volunteer NH-chartered non-profit organization dedicated to furthering public awareness of Astronomy. Join us Tuesday, Sept 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for this free public indoor lecture by Paul Winalski about the night sky, followed by an observation session outside (weather permitting). Please note this event was originally scheduled for Aug. 14, but was postponed due to weather.…

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September 25, 2018 07:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

October 2018

Oct 3

Free Presentation about Funeral Options at Taylor Community

Explore sustainable and meaningful funeral options with a twist as Lee Webster shares information about emerging eco-friendly funeral movements that are changing the way we do death in America. With funeral prices rising along with temperatures, it is time to look at ways to reduce expenses and carbon footprints while still having rich, meaningful send-offs. This provocative and surprising hour-long presentation is Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 6:30 p.m. at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The event is free and open to…

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October 03, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 10

Bob Rutherford to Entertain at Taylor Community

Bob Rutherford to Entertain at Taylor Community Oct. 10 Laconia, NH – Come along on a musical journey with the talented and entertaining Bob Rutherford. Back by popular demand, everyone enjoys Bob’s musical repertoire. This free event is Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building and is open to the public. Taylor Community is the premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in the Lakes Region. Keep up with all our events on Facebook. For more information…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 22

Hawkins Brook Natural Trail Presentation at Taylor Community

Rod Wilson will introduce us to the Hawkins Brook Nature Trail project, which when complete will be universally accessible and connect residents and visitors from Meredith Village to Prescott Park, located along Daniel Webster Highway. The trail will offer a scenic, off-road pedestrian trail featuring views of Hawkins Brook and self-interpretive educational signage.  Planned in a large and diverse wetland complex that drains into Lake Winnipesaukee, the trail will be conveniently located right in the heart of Meredith Village. Join…

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October 22, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

November 2018

Nov 1

Lecture on “The Isles of Shoals Tern Colony” at Taylor Community

Jennifer Seavey presents a lecture on “The Isles of Shoals Tern Colony,” Thursday, Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. The NH portion of the Isles of Shoals is the most significant for the tern colony on Seavey Island, which was reestablished by a partnership between New Hampshire Audubon and New Hampshire Fish and Game in 1997. The colony currently supports roughly 2,500 pairs of Common Terns and 40+…

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November 01, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 4

Boston’s Vintage Vocal Quarter in Concert at Taylor Community

The 1930’s and ‘40’s hit the sweet spot when swing, jazz and pop music were one and the same. It was a time when every radio blared out music that was danceable, but sophisticated. The Vintage Vocal Quartet bring back that era with their sweet harmonies in the next Taylor Community Concert Series, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m. in the Woodside Building. The event is free and open to the public. Taylor O’Donnell, David Thorne Scott, Adam…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 5

“An Evening of Opportunity & Entertainment” at Taylor Community

Join the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region for An evening of Opportunity and Entertainment, Monday, Nov. 5 from 4-6 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. Enjoy complimentary refreshments, followed by a presentation from Executive Director Chris Emond and music from world-renowned entertainer Tony Martelli. The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are required by contacting Brenda Kean at 366-1226.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 6

Musical Performance & Saxophonist at Taylor Community

David Lockwood and Rik Pfenninger bring their musical talents to Taylor Community, Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor’s Woodside Building. The event is free and open to the public. Lockwood has played for more than 35 years in the greater New England area with the Attractions, Raccoon Beach, Little Davey and the Aberrations, and various freelance duos and trios, sharing the stage with Bonnie Raitt, Joe Lovano, and Mavis Staples among others. As a solo singer/pianist he covers…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 13

The Taylor Playreaders

The Taylor Playreaders will perform two one-act plays, Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 2 p.m. in the Woodside Building. The event is free and open to the public. “The Boor,” by Anton Chekhov takes place in Russia in the 1800’s. A Count comes to collect monies from a women client for oats for the woman’s horse. She says there are no funds available until her husband returns. An argument ensues and the Count’s anger gradually becomes admiration, then fondness, then love,…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 14

Wills and Estates, by Dorcas Gordon

Come get the facts on Estate Law in an informative presentation by Dorcas Gordon, Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Theater. The event is free and open to the public. Gordon will focus on estate planning documents that all individuals should have in place, including Revocable Trusts, Last Wills and Testaments, Durable Powers of Attorney for financial matters and Durable Powers of Attorney for Healthcare, and Living Will Declarations. She will discuss how correct use of…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 14

Lecture on Henri Chapelle American Cemetery

Seven years ago, Aimee Fogg traveled to Belgium to learn about her great-uncle’s death in World War II. Today she has a new appreciation for life – and a growing collection of adopted relatives. The men and women she now considers family share one thing in common: a loved one buried at Henri Chapelle American Cemetery in Hamburg, Belgium. By the end of the war, it was the largest temporary American cemetery in Europe.  Many of the 17,000 soldiers have been returned…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 19

The History of the Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction Story

Join us as Warren Bailey shares the story and the successes of the Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction, Monday, Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. In 1982, WLNH radio host Bailey, responding to the needs of Lakes Region Children and their families, created a two-day fundraising broadcast from the WLNH van in front of the Laconia YMCA. They raised $2,100 and collected a number of items for donation…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 26

Lecture on “lef” Farms – Taylor Community

Where are the greens? In our neighborhood. In fact, they are served right in the Taylor Community Bistro. Come learn more about these local, hydroponically grown greens in a lecture at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, Monday, Nov. 26 at 2 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. When the people at lēf Farms thought about the journey most greens have to take to reach the Northeast – along with the lack of freshness, excess fuel consumption, and…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 28

Pontine Theatre Presents a Victorian Christmas at Taylor Community

Pontine Theatre Presents a Victorian Christmas, Nov. 28 at Taylor Community Laconia, NH – Pontine Theatre’s Co-Artistic Directors, Marguerite Mathews and Greg Gathers celebrate the holidays with a program of Victorian-era Christmas stories scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 28 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This event is free and open to the public. The centerpiece of “A Victorian Christmas” is an original toy theatre adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Toy theatre is a form of Miniature…

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November 28, 2018 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

December 2018

Dec 1

Taylor Community Annual Holiday Craft Fair

Taylor Community Annual Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, Dec.1 from 10 am to 2 pm in the Taylor Community's Woodside Building. There will be many handmade items as well as a Silent Auction, White Elephant Table and a 50/50 raffle.

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December 01, 2018 10:00 AM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

January 2019

Jan 12

Water Babies Classes Begin Jan. 12 at Taylor Community

Kick off the new year with a fun parent-child swimming class. Water Babies – designed for six to18-month olds – begins Jan. 12 at Taylor Community’s Woodside Pool. There are two sessions – 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. – and classes run for five weeks at a cost of $75. For more information, call Heather at 366-1405.There’s no better way to get your child ready for the water than a 92-degree therapy pool! Taylor Community is the premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 13

Quartet Pastiche – Taylor Community Kicks off 2019 Concert Season

Taylor Community’s 2019 Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire, kicks off Sunday, Jan. 13 at 3 p.m. with Quartet Pastiche. The musical event is in Taylor’s Woodside Building and is free and open to the public. The string group will play a variety of classical tunes. The foursome is comprised of Aniko Geladze and Stephen Poirier, Violin; Valerie Callahan, Viola; and Gary Hodges, Cello. This is the seventh season for the concert series, which provides free first-class musicians…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 14

History of the Belknap Mill and The Industrial Heritage Program

Join us Monday, Jan. 14 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for a lecture about the Industrial Heritage Program. This lecture is free and open to the public. For 22 years, the Mill has hosted a fourth-grade experiential history program entitled “My First Day of Work at the Mill.” Designed by educators and supported by many volunteers, more than 1,200 fourth grade students take part in this program each spring. The program actively engages the students in developing…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 14

Laconia Rediscovery Lecture Pat Tierney

Join us Monday, Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Laconia Historical and Museum Society Executive Director Pat Tierney shares a wealth of data from the 17-19th centuries to reveal a different story about the settlement of New Hampshire and what is now known as Laconia. This free event is open to the public. Experience the adventure of Puritans escaping persecution; uncover the Legend; view the Patent; discover the Grants and see yourself as part of…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 16

Eight Day in the Alaskan Wilderness – Storyteller David Hill

Join us Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Storyteller David Hill presents a program entitled “Eight Days in the Alaskan Wilderness.” This free event is open to the public. Hill is a professional speaker/storyteller and a worldwide traveler specializing in remote adventure trips. He has been in Toastmasters for 24 years, and traveled to 21 countries. Most of Hill’s stories involve first-hand experiences, which he masterfully recounts, sprinkling in a healthy dose of humor…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 23

The American Experience: Documentary on Mt. Rushmore – Taylor Community

Join us in Taylor Community's Woodside Theater for a fascinating documentary on Mount Rushmore. It took 14 years and nearly $1 million to create and many more facts.  

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January 23, 2019 02:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 24

Storm Chaser Lecture by Dr. Eric Hoffman

The lecture by Dr. Eric Hoffman on chasing storms, originally scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 9, is postponed to Thursday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This lecture is free and open to the public. Doctor Hoffman received his B.S. in meteorology from Cornell University and his M.S. and PH.D. in atmospheric science from the University at Albany, SUNY. His areas of expertise include synoptic and mesoscale meteorology. Prior to joining the Plymouth State University faculty, he…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 31

The History of Gunstock, with Greg Goddard

Laconia, NH – Gunstock, previously known as Belknap Mountain Recreation Area, celebrated its 80th anniversary in 2017. This makes Gunstock one of the oldest mountain resorts, not only in New England, but in the United States as well. Join us Thursday, Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Gunstock General Manager Greg Goddard shares the history of this resort. Taylor Community is the premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in the Lakes Region. Keep up with…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

February 2019

Feb 4

AARP Smart Driver Program

The Smart Driver Safety Program is a six-hour classroom refresher course developed by American Association of Retired Persons to ensure drivers 50 years of age and older stay safe behind the wheel. Bob Slavin will present the program Thursday, Feb. 4 at 9:30 a.m. at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. The course fee is $15 for AARP members who show their card and $20 for everyone else. As limited space is available, participants must register with Brenda Kean at 366-1226. Lunch…

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February 04, 2019 09:30 AM
February 04, 2019 11:00 AM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 4

Introduction to Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum

Introduction to Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum Laconia, NH – In 1929, Grand Chief Sachem Silverstar visited a second grade classroom and delivered a message that transformed the life of young Charles “Bud” Thompson. The Chief emphasized the uniqueness of each individual and his or her interconnectedness to all other life. He told the children that within each of them was a special power, a talent, which could make the world a better place. He said he hoped to hear someday…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 7

New Beginnings without Violence and Abuse

Prevention Educator and Child Advocacy Specialist Skylor Beery will present a program on New Beginnings without Violence and Abuse Thursday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This local organization dedicates itself to ending sexual, domestic and stalking violence through the provision of safe and effective services, including emergency refuge and support. It also works toward social change by promoting an effective community response to violence. Join us to learn more about New Beginnings and the services…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 19

Taylor Community Lecture: The World Famous Hawk Migration

Eric Masterson Lecture: The World Famous Hawk Migration Laconia, NH – Eric Masterson has been fascinated with Bird Migration since he began birding at age 11. In October 2015, he flew to Kekoldi, Costa Rica to witness the world famous hawk migration that passes south through the Central American isthmus. He quickly realized the story was in the journey, not the destination. Join us Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside as Masterson tells the tale of…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 25

Lakes of New Hampshire Lecture Rescheduled

Lakes of New Hampshire Lecture Rescheduled for Feb. 25 Laconia, NH – Amy Smagula, the Limnologist/Exotic Species Program Coordinator for the NH Department of Environmental Services (NHDES), will present a lecture on “The Lakes of New Hampshire: The Good, the Bad and the Really Neat,” Monday, Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. Please note this event was originally scheduled for Jan. 28, but was postponed due to illness.…

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February 25, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 25

akes of New Hampshire Lecture Rescheduled

Lakes of New Hampshire Lecture Rescheduled for Feb. 25 Laconia, NH – Amy Smagula, the Limnologist/Exotic Species Program Coordinator for the NH Department of Environmental Services (NHDES), will present a lecture on “The Lakes of New Hampshire: The Good, the Bad and the Really Neat,” Monday, Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. Please note this event was originally scheduled for Jan. 28, but was postponed due to illness.…

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February 25, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 27

Mount Rushmore: Monument Men Part II at Taylor Community

Witness the rich and tumultuous history behind our nation’s Shrine of Democracy in this stunning new documentary series, containing detailed biographies and virtual tours of Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial. Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 2 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Theater, we will highlight Thomas Jefferson. This free event is open to the public. Please note space is limited, so reservations are required by calling Brenda at 366-1226. The author of the Declaration of Independence, a strong voice for…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

March 2019

Mar 14

Supreme Court Lecture – Taylor Community

Gilford lawyer and former State Representative Norman Silber will present his highly informative lecture on the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS). Information will include how cases are heard and decided by the Court; the present and possible future composition of the Court; some recent Court decisions and some controversial decisions that may be revisited in the near future; and why people have said for years “Don’t make a federal case out of it!” Join us Thursday, March 14…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

September 2019

Sep 18

Lecture by Portrait Artist Richard Whitney

Laconia, NH – Richard Whitney, PhD.H. is an American painter, author and educator. His portraits and landscapes hang in more than 800 public and private art collections worldwide, including the Pentagon; Harvard, Yale and Stanford Universities and the Catholic University of Portugal. Join us Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for Whitney’s lecture. Town & Country magazine has called him one of “the giants of the field” of figurative painting. The artist has received more…

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September 18, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Sep 30

Heather Pierson Jazz Trio

Based in New Hampshire’s Mount Washington Valley, Heather Pierson is a pianist, singer/songwriter, known for her bell tone vocals and equal parts New Orleans-Oscar-Brubeck jazz piano leanings. Together with Shawn Nadeau (bass, harmony, vocals) and Craig Bryan (drums), they are the Heather Pierson Jazz Trio. Everyone is invited to enjoy an evening of Heather’s original music, jazz and blues standards and unique reworkings of familiar American tunes, Monday, Sept. 30 at 7 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

October 2019

Oct 2

Musical Performance by Will Ogmundson

The public is invited to join us for Will Ogmundson's musical performance in the Taylor Community's Woodside Building. Will writes prolifically for the theater and was recently nominated for Best Music for the "Kindness and Cruelty" at the New York Theater Festival. He has performed all over the world, including at the Vatican and Notre Dame Cathedral. Visit wwwtaylorcommunity.org or call 366-1400 for more information.

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October 02, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 7

Rich Araldi at the Taylor Community

When asked, “What would the world be without music?” Rich Araldi, replies, “I don’t even want to think about it. I feel a responsibility to create music that is uplifting, encouraging, hopeful and responsible and helps us connect with the important things in our lives.” Everyone is invited to join us Monday, Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building to hear Rich play great songs of the 20th century on the vibraphone. He will also intersperse stories,…

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 13

Boston’s Vintage Vocal Quartet in Concert at the Taylor Community.

The 1930's and 40's hit the sweet spot when swing, jazz, and pop music were one and the same.  It was a time when every radio blared out music that was danceable, but sophisticated. The Vintage Vocal Quartet bring back that era with their sweet harmonies in the next Taylor Community Concert Series, scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 13th at 3 pm. in the Woodside Building.  The event is free and open to the public. Taylor O'Donnell, David Thorne Scott, Adam…

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October 13, 2019 03:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 14

Talk on ‘Experiences from the FBI National Academy” at the Taylor Community

Leaders and managers of state, local, tribal, military, federal and international law enforcement agencies attend the 10-week Leadership Program at the FBI National Academy.  Participation is by invitation only through a nomination process.  Participants are drawn from every US state and territory and international partner nations. Everyone is invited to join us Monday, October 14th at 6:30 pm in Taylor Community's Woodside Building as Dave Perkins, chief deputy sheriff of Belknap County shares his experience at the Academy. classes are…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 16

Biodiversity of the Galapagos Islands

Located in the Pacific Ocean, the Galapagos Islands are famous for offering some of the best wildlife viewing in the world. Biology Professor Ken Thomas recently returned from a trip to the islands. He will share his experiences exploring the unique biodiversity of this area in a presentation Oct. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. Dr. Thomas will cover the geology of the islands, as well as background on…

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October 16, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 17

Colonial Theater Update with Justin Slattery at Taylor Community

The Colonial Theater project is comprised of three distinct mixed-used developments: renovation of the historic theater, renovation of former apartment units into marketable residential use and four storefront commercial units. The entire property totals approximately 39,000 square feet. The theater will be built with modern technology, accessibility upgrades, extensive historic rehabilitation and have a 750-seat capacity. It will be used to host various cultural arts activities, including live stage performances and musical acts. The City of Laconia will be the…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 21

Lecture with Author Jonathan Hively at Taylor Community

Lecture with Author Jonathan Hively The first mountain-climbing cog railway in the world celebrates its 150th anniversary this year. The train makes a spectacular climb up a 3-mile long trestle to the 6,288-foot summit of Mount Washington. Jonathan Hively worked for the railway as firefighter, brakeman and engineer for 13 years. Everyone is invited to join us Monday, Oct. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Hively shares his many adventures and discusses the history of the…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 22

League of Women Voters Lecture at Taylor Community

Learn about League of Women Voters Posted on: October 14, 2019 The League of Women Voters, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, works to include understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Everyone is invited to join us for this always-popular discussion, Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building.

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October 22, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 23

Performance by Award-Winning Musician Diane Blue at the Taylor Community

Diane Blue is a soul-stirring vocalist and skillful harmonica player whose powerful delivery of Soul, Blues and R&B is captivating. A multi-nominated and award-winning artist who is the first female member of Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters, Diane’s reputation as a stunning entertainer has led her all over the U.S. and Europe. Everyone is invited to join us for a charismatic and heartfelt performance by Diane Blue, Wednesday, Oct. 23 at 7 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building.

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Oct 25

Putnam Fund Event: Historian & Bestselling Author Neal Bascomb at Taylor Community

Neal Bascomb is a national award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of a number of books, all non-fiction narratives focused on inspiring stories of adventure and achievement. His work has been translated into more than 15 languages, featured in several documentaries, and optioned for major film and television projects. Everyone is invited to join us for Bascomb’s presentation, Friday, Oct. 25 at 7 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. After earning a double degree in Economics and English Literature…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

November 2019

Nov 4

Monday Blues with Toni Lynn Washington & Friends

Boston-based blues singer Toni Lynn Washington recorded and released “Blues at Midnight” for the Tone-Cool subsidiary of Rounder Records in 1995. Considered Boston’s “Queen of the Blues,” Washington is a charming, soulful all-American powerhouse singer who has received seven Blues Music Award nominations. Please join us Monday, Nov. 4 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, as Washington and friends, including Eddie Scheer from the Love Dogs, perform live.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 6

Lakes Region Public Access Television Lecture

Lakes Region Public Access is a nonprofit, noncommercial public access TV station and community media center located in Laconia. It cablecasts to nearly 12,000 viewers in member communities of Belmont, Gilford, Meredith and Northwood. Anyone can watch LRPA at any time via Livestream. Join us as Program Director Grace MacNamara shares the story and history of LRPA, Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building.

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November 06, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 12

The Weirs Historic Signs – Taylor Community

If you walk on Lakeside Avenue’s Boardwalk, you’ll find a new feature – eight signs on four metal stanchions that will take you back in time. Sponsored by the Weirs Action Committee, the topics were chosen by committee members. These signs spotlight historical events and Weirs icons such as Weirs Beach Takes Flight; The Mount Washington Cruise Ship; the New Weirs Hotel; Laconia Motorcycle Week, the Weirs Beach Trolley and more. Join us as K. Peddlar Bridges discuses all eight…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 18

Taylor Community – Resident Lecture Series – The First Cog Railway

Resident Lecture Series: The First Cog Railway  Laconia, NH – Join us Monday, Nov. 18 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Taylor Community resident Vince Lunetta shares the story of the World’s First Cog Railway and his time working on the cog. Follow Taylor Community on Facebook to keep up with all our free, public events. Visit www.taylorcommunity.org, or call 366-1400 for more information about this premiere not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in the Lakes Region.  

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 20

Musical Performance by John and Joanna Byerly

Since 1995 John and Joanna Byerly have embarked on a journey entertaining throughout New England. Join us Wednesday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for wonderful vocals and music that is sure to bring you back to your favorite musical eras. This free event is open to the public.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 25

Abandoned New Hampshire Lecture – Taylor Community

In “Abandoned New Hampshire,” Author Mike Petipas captures his home state’s past in the present through a collection of photographs. Let him take you through this visual journey in a presentation Monday, Nov. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. All abandoned locations have a story to tell. Some are simply abandoned homes; others were once giants of industries that employed the majority of the people who lived around them. Local favorites such as the Colonial Theater hold…

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November 25, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Nov 26

TED Talk: Innovating to Zero at the Taylor Community

TED Talk Video: Innovating to Zero Access to light and electricity is hugely empowering. How can we rapidly drive down carbon emissions, but also help meet rising global electricity demand? Leading philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates are looking for an energy miracle to meet global electricity demands for 9 billion people in a zero carbon world by 2050. Join us Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 1 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Theater for this video presentation.

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

December 2019

Dec 2

Ken Clark Organ Trio in Concert at Taylor Community

The Ken Clark Organ Trio have been performing around New England and the eastern US for the past 15 years.  The group is comprised of Organist Ken Clark, Guitarist Mike Mele, and Drummer Steve Chaggaris. Everyone is invited to join us for this free event Monday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 pm in the Woodside Building for a concert by this dynamic trio. According to Owen Cordle of the Jazz Times, "The groove, the sonic power of the organ and a…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Dec 3

The Pontine Theatre Presents: Robert Frost’s New Hampshire – at Taylor Community

Pontine Theatre's Co-Artistic Directors Marguerite Mathews and Greg Gathers premiere a new work based on the early poems of Robert Frost, a long-time summer resident of Franconia, NH in Taylor Community's Woodside Building.  This free event is open to the public. Frost's first of four Pulitzer Prizes was awarded in 1924 for his volume: "New Hampshire: A Poem with Notes and Grace Notes."  Known for his New England settings, his down to earth, stark depictions of the difficulties of rural…

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December 03, 2019 06:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Dec 4

Truman Capote’s A Christmas Memory at Taylor Community

"A Christmas Memory" is a short story by Truman Capote.  The largely autobiographical story, which takes place in the 1930's, describes a period in the lives of the 7-year-old narrator and an elderly woman who is his distant cousin and best friend. The evocative narrative focuses on country life, friendship, and the joy of giving during the Christmas season, and it also gently yet poignantly touches on loneliness and loss. Everyone is invited to join us in the Woodside Building…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Dec 4

Musician Rich Araldi in Concert at Taylor Community

Everyone is invited to join us as Rich Araldi brings his Holiday Presentation on Vibraphone to the Woodside Building at Taylor Community.  This free event is open to the public.  He will also intersperse stories, trivia and facts to accompany the music.  It's sure to be a great evening! When asked, "What would the world be without music?" Rich Araldi, replies: "I don't even want to think about it.  I feel a responsibility to create music that is uplifting, encouraging,…

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
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Dec 23

Peg & Cheryl in a Holiday Performance

Back by popular demand, Peg Chaffee and Cheryl Sager bring us their Holiday Performance of favorites! The female duo Nice & Naughty perform contemporary folk music playing stand-up bass, guitars, pennywhistle, and singing exquisite harmonies. Everyone is invited to join us Monday, Dec. 23 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for this free event. Nice & Naughty’s original music speaks to all aspects of everyday life, from whimsical to poignant, serious to silly and their exquisite harmonies are…

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

January 2020

Jan 6

Music with the Rockin’ Daddios

The music of the 1950’s and ‘60’s conjures up many special memories for those of us commonly referred to as Baby Boomers. The Rockin’ Daddios bring back some of the best-loved songs of this era, with the accent on harmonies and fun. Join us Monday, Jan. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Taylor Community’s Woodside Building for a free musical performance by Lakes Region residents Jim Rogato, Bo Guyer, Angelo Gentile and Drew Seneca – the Rockin’ Daddios. These men have…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 8

Author Lecture: Rediscovering Mt. Washington’s Hidden Culture

Over the course of one calendar year, Journalist Dan Szczesny explored the history and mystique of New England’s tallest mountain. However, Mount Washington is more than just a 6,288-foot rock pile; it is the cultural soul of climbers, hikers and tourists from around the world looking to test their mettle against extreme conditions, in return for inspiration through its intense natural beauty. From being on the team of a 97-year-old marathon runner; to dressing at Walt Whitman and reading poetry…

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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 13

Johnny Blue Horn and the Caretakers

   Johnny Blue Horn is a veteran of the Northeast regional music scene, performing a variety of musical styles with many different collaborators. He’s been singing most of his life and has a dusky Blues, R& B voice reminiscent of Stevie Ray Vaughn, Bobby Blue Bland, and Clarence Carter. As one critic writes, “He does things with his trumpet that few musicians do. He can take his instrument to the extreme; horn blasts with a lot of melody and texture…

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 15

Author Lecture: Watching the Lights Go Out

“Watching the Lights Go Out,” in an inspiring story about a charming, brave, Chocolate Lab named Bessie, who gradually loses her eyesight. Author Thomas W. Farmen leads the reader from the unexpected diagnosis of terminal blindness for his beloved 4-year-old pet through her two and a half year transition to sightlessness. Join us Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building, as the author shares the story of how throughout the process, Bessie unwittingly becomes an expert…

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69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 19

Taylor Concert Series features the Meadowlark Trio

The 2020 Taylor Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire kicks off Sunday, Jan. 19 at 3 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building with the Meadowlark Trio, performing works by Mozart and Brahms. This free event is open to the public. The trio – comprised of Janny Joo, violin; Timothy Paek, cello, and April Sun on piano – hails from America’s heartland. Formed by the three best friends in 2012, they have since performed nationwide to great acclaim. Performances…

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January 19, 2020 03:00 PM
January 19, 2020 04:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 27

Lecture: The Bretton Woods Agreement with Kurk Dorsey at Taylor Community

Lecture: The Bretton Woods Agreement with Kurk Dorsey  Laconia, NH – The 1944 Bretton Woods agreement established a new global monetary system. It replaced the gold standard with the U.S. dollar as the global currency. By so doing, it established America as the dominant power in the world economy. After the agreement was signed, America was the only country with the ability to print dollars. The agreement created the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. These U.S.-backed organizations would…

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January 27, 2020 06:30 PM
January 27, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Jan 29

Lighthouses of NH Seacoast & Southern Maine at Taylor Community

The lighthouse is a pervasive icon in our culture, often used to symbolize positive qualities like faith, guidance, strength, and steadfastness. Everyone is invited to join us as Author Jeremy D’Entremont presents a lecture on the rich history of the lighthouses between Portsmouth, NH, and York, Maine, Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. The focus of his lecture will be on the fascinating stories of lighthouse keepers…

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January 29, 2020 06:30 PM
January 29, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

February 2020

Feb 3

Taylor Resident Artist Show at Taylor Community

Taylor Community has several very talented artists. Join us Monday, Feb. 3 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Woodside Building to see displays of their works and talk to the artists who created them. This event is free and open to the public

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February 03, 2020 10:00 AM
February 03, 2020 02:00 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 5

Music & Dancing with Annie & the Orphans at Taylor Community

One of New England’s favorite rock and roll acts, Annie & the Orphans has been entertaining fans, young and old, for more than 50 years. Specialists in 1950s, 60s and 70s rock and roll, Annie & the Orphans’ unique blend of musical talent and showmanship make them one of the most eagerly anticipated acts around. As “Annie” always says, “It’s only rock and roll, but I like it!”  Everyone is invited to join us for this fun performance, Wednesday, Feb.…

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February 05, 2020 06:30 PM
February 05, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 10

Jonathan Hively Recreates Thomas Edison at Taylor Community

Jonathan Hively Recreates Thomas Edison, Feb. 10  Laconia, NH – Thomas Edison (1847-1931) held 1,093 patents. He was the inventor of the electric light bulb, mimeograph, scotch tape, phonograph, motion pictures, medical equipment, storage battery, the entire electric industry as well as improving upon the telegraph and the telephone. And that’s just for starters. Join us Monday, Feb. 10 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building as Jonathan Hively portrays Edison in period costume and dialogue. This free event…

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February 10, 2020 06:30 PM
February 10, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 12

Ocean Rescues with David Hill at Taylor Community

Everyone is invited to join us as storyteller David Hill shares two stories which demonstrate how being in the right place at the right time may just be lifesaving. This free public event will be held Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. Hill has been a public speaker for more than 20 years and enjoys speaking about his adventures and life’s experiences. 

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February 12, 2020 06:30 PM
February 12, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 16

Jonathan Lorentz Quartet at Taylor Community

Jonathan Lorentz Quartet with Special Guest Tap Dancer Ayan Imai-Hall, Feb. 16 at Taylor Community  Laconia, NH – The 2020 Taylor Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire continues Sunday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. This free event is open to the public. This event features the Jonathan Lorentz Quartet, who play energetic jazz with an enthusiasm for collaboration and on-the-spot creative inventions. Their shows always leave space for historical reflection, humor and surprise,…

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February 16, 2020 03:00 PM
February 16, 2020 05:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Feb 25

TED Talks: The Benefits of Aging

Two TED Talks will be presented at Taylor Community’s Woodside Theater Tuesday, Feb. 25 beginning at 1 p.m. These videos are free and open to the public. The first is “Life’s Third Act,” presented by Jane Fonda. Dubbed by Fonda as our “Third Act,” the 34 years we live beyond the lifespan of our great grandparents can be seen as a developmental stage of life marked by wisdom and happiness. The second video is “Older People are Happier,” with Laura…

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February 25, 2020 01:00 PM
February 25, 2020 03:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH

March 2020

Mar 2

Monday Blues with Tall Granite Big Band at Taylor Community

Monday Blues with Tall Granite Big Band, March 2  Laconia, NH – Based in Concord, New Hampshire, the Tall Granite Big Band is dedicated to Swing and Jazz and they love to play for dancers!  Founded as a small group in 2007 - and expanded in 2014 - by three New Hampshire horn players who love American jazz from the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. This group has followed tir bliss right up into the present, with help from many musical…

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March 02, 2020 07:00 PM
March 02, 2020 09:00 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 8

Jason Anick Acoustic Trio in Concert, March 8 at Taylor Community

Taylor Community’s 2020 Concert Series, sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire, continues Sunday, March 8 at 3 p.m. with the Jason Anick Acoustic Trio. The musical event is in Taylor’s Woodside Building and is free and open to the public. Fiddle, guitar and bass – it’s a combination as old as the hills. But follow Jason Anick, Max O’Rourke and Greg Loughman into those hills and you’ll find yourself taking unexpected turns and discovering vistas you never knew were out…

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March 08, 2020 03:00 PM
March 08, 2020 05:00 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 9

Monday Blues with the Ken Clark Organ Trio at Taylor Community

The Ken Clark Organ Trio have been performing around New England and the eastern U.S. for the past 15 years. According to Owen Cordle, Jazz Times, “Organist Ken Clark, guitarist Mike Mele, and drummer Steve Chaggaris lean on the beat, (high stepping funk, shuffle boogaloo back beat ballad), build dynamic climaxes sprinkle in jazz solos and deliver the goods.” Join us for this free public concert, Monday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. Cordle continued his…

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March 09, 2020 06:30 PM
March 09, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 10

Aging Workshop with Dr. Khanh Lai at Taylor Community

Growing old is an inevitable part of life. Because aging is a gradual process, it often becomes an inactive thought until an unexpected decline or loss occurs. Aging only becomes an active thought when it is necessary, and such unexpectedness is often accompanied by shock and unnecessary stress. Join us as Gerontologist Dr. Khanh Lai, presents an interactive discussion on the common losses associated with aging, and hear her suggestions on ways to adapt and cope with aging declines. This…

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March 10, 2020 06:30 PM
March 10, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 11

Informational Lecture on CBD at Taylor Community

CBD American Shaman is dedicated to bringing wellness to the world through ultra-concentrated terpene rich CBD oil derived from all natural, high quality industrial hemp. Legal in all 50 states, 100% organic and gluten-free, non-GMO hemp has no heavy metals or insecticides, and is batch tested using Ultra Performance Convergence Chromatography. Join us for this free, public informational lecture by Miguel Nieves, Wednesday, March 11 at 6:30 p.m. in Taylor Community’s Woodside Building. Come and get many of your questions…

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March 11, 2020 06:30 PM
March 11, 2020 08:30 PM
Taylor Community
435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 18

The O’Brien Clan at Taylor Community

Come on out for a wonderful concert Wednesday March 18th 2020 to celebrate St. Patrick's Day!

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March 18, 2020 07:00 PM
March 18, 2020 08:00 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
Mar 23

The Everyday Life of the Civil War Soldier at Taylor Community

The everyday life of the Civil War soldier often isn’t known or discussed. Yet, thousands of New Hampshire men volunteered to fight in a war against their fellow Americans, many dying or becoming seriously wounded during four bloody years of warfare. Through lecture and discussion, Educator Warren Sommers will help gain an understanding of the daily trials and tribulations of the Civil War soldier. Looking at this conflict through the eyes of the soldiers – both North and South –…

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March 23, 2020 06:30 PM
March 23, 2020 08:30 PM
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435 Union Avenue, Laconia 03246
69 Taylor Drive, Wolfeboro 03894, NH
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