A collective of efforts across the Franconia valley region to spur local trail networks. The group aims to foster healthy lifestyles through biking, hiking, and skiing on terrain suitable for all ages and abilities. The FTP combines the stewardship of various groups representing land conservation, recreation, and accessibility within and around these trail systems. The group acts in association with Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust (ACT), Lafayette Tri-town Recreation, and Adaptive Sports Partners of the North Country (ASPNC), and FA-NEMBA. “We brought this group together to increase awareness in the community about the value of trails,” says Nicodemus. “And to educate how trails can contribute to the vitality of a region.” The members of Profile Trails have mapped out several projects to increase access to trails in the Franconia region. From a trail connecting Profile High School to the trails of The Rocks Estate to a designated biking path along Route 116, th
Although the location changed, the mission has always remained the same. Copper Cannon remains unique in that it’s the only camp in New Hampshire to provide a completely free traditional summer camp experience to all children who deserve it. Summer of 2013 will represent the 50th anniversary of Copper Cannon Camp. Children wishing to come to Copper Cannon camp must meet certain basic eligibility requirements in order to be accepted. Click on this link to go to the Eligibility page and find out what the requirements are and whether you meet them! The mission of Copper Cannon Camp is to enrich the lives of under-served youth of New Hampshire by providing a quality, tuition-free camp experience. Learn more by clicking on the link to go to the Mission and Funding page.
The Mission of FSC is to impart the joys of skiing and the life-long lessons of healthy competition to the children of its broad and open membership. The club achieves its mission by providing thoughtful, caring and professional instruction in skiing and ski racing and by supporting and sponsoring all levels of NHARA and USSA Jr racing.
Lafayette Recreation serves the residents of Franconia, Easton and Sugar Hill. The Dow Park and Field, in the heart of Franconia, supports the best and busiest recreation program in the North Country all 4 seasons. Most of the family fun, entertainment and year-round activities happen around the fields and at the gazebo, all at the foot of the Mountains of Franconia Notch State Park and the Kinsman range. Lafayette Recreation sponsors events that draw competitive recreation for all ages, bringing recreation and sports enthusiasts of all ages from near and far to participate and compete in signature events such as the White Mountain Triathlon, Top of the Notch Triathlon, Annual Halloween Cup Area Youth Soccer Tournament, Old Home Day 5K Color Scramble, Thanksgiving Day Wobble ‘n Gobble, The Longest Night in December, and First Night at Ski Hearth Farm, many utilizing the best of Echo Lake, the State Park’s recreation trail, Cannon Mt. and more. Follow this link lafayetterecreation.weebly.com for a schedule of 2018 events. A regulation ice skating rink is maintained by Lafayette Recreation across from the Dow Field, by the Town Hall and Abby Greenleaf Library. Swimming/tubing in Summer - The Gale River runs right thru town, parallel to...
Story Time Wednesdays at 11 a.m. Meet our new storytellers, Annabelle and Grace! JULY 4 - 12 noon, COMMUNITY READ ALOUD OF DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE AND THE CONSTITUTION JULY 7 - 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. BOOK SALE! JULY 10 - 3:15 p.m. Mind Blowing Matter! Children's Science Workshop Catch up on LIBRARY NEWS and learn more about the HISTORY of the library! Enjoy! Library Hours: Monday, Tuesday: 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. & 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday, Friday: 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Boys & Girls Club of the North Country’s mission is to provide a fun, safe, positive place for all the children of the North Country. Monday – Friday 3 pm – 6 pm Grades 1 – 7 Bus Transportation provided from Lisbon and Littleton Schools. 2572 Route 302, Lisbon, NH 03585 Located Behind Evergreen Sports