Entries by Mary Martin

Lord’s Hill Blueberry Festival and Concert

The Lord’s Hill Meeting House is pleased to announce our first Blueberry Festival, to be held on the Meeting House and Parade Ground (660 Province Lake Road, Effingham). Please join us on Sunday August 11 from 12-4pm – we plan to have blueberry related activities for one and all. Olivia Saunders, from the Carroll County […]

Parade Ground – Grounds Improvement

The Parade Ground From the earliest days of our town, the building and grounds of our Meeting House at Lord’s Hill have been privately owned and maintained for the use and appreciation of all. The Parade Ground, situated as Route 153 turns south towards Center Effingham, hosts a bandstand, flagpole, and Veterans Honor Roll. This […]

A Mountain Comes into View

A Mountain Comes into View Those of us who live in Effingham know how prominently Green Mountain figures in daily life. Any trip of length between two points in town will involve reckoning with the mountain at the center of our township. Our location and our destination being two points on the hem of a […]

Fall Cleanup

While the Parade Ground beside the Meeting House on Lord’s Hill was not established or referred to as a “Town Common” as some parks and greens in New England towns were, the spirit of the commons was alive and active on November 4, 2018.  A baker’s dozen of friends and neighbors of the Meeting House […]

Veterans Day Ceremony – November 11, 2018

Veterans Day Ceremony Sunday, November 11, 2018 2:00 p.m. Lord’s Hill Meeting House 660 Province Lake Rd (Route 153) Effingham, New Hampshire Join us in the historic Meeting House as we honor America’s veterans followed by the unveiling of the rebuilt Effingham Honor Roll for veterans of World War II, Korean War, Vietnam, and Global […]