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Annual Exeter, NH Photowalk

Saturday, October 11th, 2014

Today’s photowalk in Exeter was a little rainy, but still made some reasonable photos. And they are released under a Creative Commons Attribution license.

The complete set is here: Annual Exeter Photowalk 2014

Leave Taking

Red Leaf

Science is Robots

Low tide

#photowalk of Nashua

Saturday, June 7th, 2014

Yesterday I was dropped off in Nashua with my camera and took photos of whatever was interesting while walking back to Merrimack. Exercise, Art and fun.

Nashua #photowalk (6-Jun-2014)

Features: The newly dedicated Holocaust Memorial, JFK bust in from of town hall, Bagel Alley, Nashua’s new Riverwalk path by the old Millyard, historic houses, and d’art:

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NH Humanitics Council speakers to Merrimack Public Library?

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Merrimack & nearby folks: I’ll be writing a grant to get three speakers from the NH Humanities Council to come to the Merrimack Public Library in 2014.

Take a look at the speaker list to see if there are any you’d love to see. The PDF is available on this page: http://nhhc.org/humanities-to-go-intro.php

Here is the list I’ve put together in rough priority order: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/966718/FriendsMPL/nhhc-grant.html

Genealogy Resources @ Merrimack Public Library

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Tonight I gave a presentation on using the Genealogy Resources at the Merrimack Public Library. (and internet in general)

Here are the slides:

They are available under the Creative Commons’ Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Using GRAMPS for your Genealogy Project

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Tonight I gave a presentation on Using GRAMPS for your Genealogy Project at the Merrimack Public Library. (and internet in general)

Here are the slides:

They are available under the Creative Commons’ Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Trevor @ NH Mens’ Gymnastics Championships 2013

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Back from the NH Mens’ Gymnastics Championships — Trevor placed 2nd All Around and 1st in Floor, Rings and PBars. Nice way to end his gymnastics career.

Except for the New England Regionals the beginning of April of course.


  • Still Rings

  • Pommel Horse

  • Floor

  • High Bar

  • Parallel Bars

  • Vault

Anti-Obama sign does not have the intended effect

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Whie the sign has been up on Baboosic Lake Rd, Merrimack, NH for a few weeks, it was only on election day I stopped and took a photo. Oddly that was the first time I noticed the typo. Who misspells “YOU” as “YOE”?

IF YOE HATE YOUR GRAND KIDS VOTE OBAMA


Today my wife noticed someone had updated the sign.


I VOTED FOR OBAMA BECAUSE OF THIS SIGN

President Obama (w/ President Clinton) Rally in Concord, NH (2012)

Thursday, November 8th, 2012
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President Obama (w/ President Clinton) Rally in Concord, NH (2012), a set on Flickr.

This was a *huge* rally 2 days before the election. Over 14k people, the largest ever in NH. While Kids #4, #5, #6 & I got there around 6:15am, there was already a long line and we didn’t get a great viewing spot. Before they opened the gates, the line serpentined up and down Main Street four times.

Senators Ayotte, Talent, Thune; Gov Jindal; Congresswoman Blackburn

Thursday, November 8th, 2012
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Senators Ayotte, Talent, Thune; Gov Jindal; Congresswoman Blackburn, a set on Flickr.

It would be a crime *not* to take a look at all the national political figures making their way through NH every four years. Regardless of your political persuasion.

TIL Senator John Thune is really tall.

Keene Pumpkinfest 2012

Thursday, November 8th, 2012
Ernie, Burt, Elmo and Cookie MonsterBest use of stemKeene Pumpkin Festival#YOLOLots of jack'o lanternsLots of people
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That was a huge pumpkinhead!

Keene Pumpkinfest 2012, a set on Flickr.

Sadly Keene, NH did not win back the world record for most jack-o-lanterns…