Fireworks, Country Fest, Music by the Sea series: events this week
Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Dover
Dover kicks off Independence Day with its annual reading of the Declaration of Independence on Monday July 4. Artists from the Garrison Players Arts Center will portray John Adams, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson and read the Declaration at 9 a.m. on the steps of Dover Town Hall. . Mayor Robert Carrier will also speak.
Naturalization ceremony open to the public at Strawbery Banke
Strawbery Banke Museum in partnership with United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the United States District Court – District of New Hampshire celebrates Independence Day by welcoming 75 new citizens in a ceremony of naturalization on Monday, July 4 at 10 a.m. on the grounds of the museum. The public is invited to attend the naturalization ceremony free of charge. For more information, visit StrawberyBanke.org/events/American-Celebration.cfm. Parking at the Strawbery Banke Museum is extremely limited. If the car park is full, visitors are encouraged to try nearby off-site parking options, including Portsmouth’s two car parks.
4th of July Parade in Brentwood
There will be a 4th of July Parade starting at the Brentwood Highway Shed on Monday, July 4 starting at 10 a.m.
Fireworks are on the rise in Hampton Beach
There will be a fireworks display on Monday, July 4 at the top of B and C streets at 9:30 p.m. in Hampton Beach. Check facebook.com/HamptonNHBeach for weather updates.
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Fireworks over Kennebunk Beach
A traditional fireworks display will take place Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m. at Kennebunk Beach.
Fireworks at Ogunquit Beach
There will be fireworks at Ogunquit Beach on Monday July 4th. Great views from the entire beach, from Main Beach to Footbridge Beach, North Beach and beyond. Fireworks start at 9:15 p.m. Rain date: July 5.
Fireworks in Dover
There will be a fireworks display on Monday, July 4 at 9:15 p.m. launched from Maglaras Park and visible from Henry Law Park and venues throughout the city. The fireworks will be preceded by a performance by the 39th Army Band at the Rotary Arts Pavilion from 7:30 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. Food and novelty vendors will be available at Henry Law Park. Rain date July 5.
Hampton Beach Country Party
The Hampton Beach Country Music Festival kicks off Tuesday, July 5 and runs through Thursday, July 7. Maddie & Tae, the duo who took “bro-country” with their .1 hit “Girl In A Country Song,” will headline Thursday night.
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On Tuesday, July 5, Kevin White and his Garth Live — The Ultimate Tribute Band will perform. It will be followed by Portland’s 12/OC on Wednesday, July 6. On Thursday, singer-songwriter Isaiah Bennett, a former “American Idol” contestant, will open for Maddie & Tae at 7 p.m. All shows will be at 7 p.m. pm on the Seashell Stage and are free so get there early.
Join the new Dover Public Library Genealogy Group
DOVER – Find a group of like-minded individuals where you can share your triumphs and get help with your genealogy roadblocks at the new Dover Public Library Genealogy Group. The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month, with the first meeting on Tuesday, July 5 at 6:30 p.m. During this meeting, participants are invited to share the most difficult problem they have encountered or solved in their research. genealogy.
The group is open to the public and not limited to Dover residents or library card holders. For more information, email Anne Nelson at [email protected] or call the library at 603-516-6050.
Free piano lessons with James Li at the library
DOVER – James Li offers free piano lessons for children aged 6-14 at Dover Public Library. The session will last four weeks and will begin on Wednesday, July 6 at 9 a.m. If you are interested, please complete the registration form on our website. library.dover.nh.gov and we will get back to you with a specific time slot.
Rocky Shores Sea Trek to the Library
DOVER — Learn about New Hampshire’s rocky shores from a UNH docent on Wednesday, July 6 at 2 p.m. at the Dover Public Library. Recommended for grades K-3.
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Pat McGann at the new Music Hall Lounge
Comedian Pat McGann will take the stage for the first show at Portsmouth’s brand new venue, The Music Hall Lounge. McGann is quickly becoming one of comedy’s sharpest stand-ups as Sebastian Maniscalco’s opening act. He will do two shows, one at 6 p.m., one at 8 p.m. Tickets available on themusichall.org.
Launch of the Music by the Sea series
The Seacoast Science Center’s Atlantic Grill Music by the Sea concert series kicks off with Rhythm Method on Thursday, July 7. The concert starts at 6 p.m., doors open at 5 p.m. for dinner. Tickets are required and cost $20 for non-members and $15 for members; under 3 years old is free. Tickets are available at seacoastsciencecenter.org. Tickets are limited and walk-ins are subject to availability. The Seacoast Science Center is located in Odiorne Point State Park, 570 Ocean Blvd. in Rye.
Crafternoon: Create ocean art with your thumbprint
DOVER – Families are invited to join us on Friday, July 8 at 3 p.m. at the Dover Public Library in the Lecture Room to create and take ocean fingerprint art.
Laser tag for teenagers after hours
DOVER – Incoming teenagers in Years 6-12 are invited to join us at the Dover Public Library on Friday, July 8 at 5 or 6 p.m. for some after-hours laser tag! Registration is required.
Laser game after hours
DOVER – Incoming children in Years 1-5 are invited to join us at the Dover Public Library on Saturday July 9th at 1pm, 2pm or 3pm, for some after hours laser tag! Registration is required.