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Riverland awarded Gold Status

Canterbury/April 2019 – “Going Green Brings in the Gold,” tweeted Kathy Black a Department of Environmental Services Pollution Prevention Specialist, raising Riverland from silver to gold level member of the New Hampshire Green Hospitality Program.Kathy and the NHGHP team recognized Riverland for energy-saving weatherization…

Artisanal Craft Tour Visits Riverland

CANTERBURY, NH – The Cabin Fever Reliever artisanal craft tour will wind its away around Canterbury, Loudon, and Boscawen the weekend before Valentine’s Day, offering romantics an easy way to give handcrafted, NH-made items to their best beloveds. The tour will call in here…

American Sewing Guild Meets at Riverland

CANTERBURY, NH – A new sewing guild met here at Riverland for the first time January 8th members shared their sewing journeys and planned programs of mutual interest. The American Sewing Guild (ASG) is dedicated to advancing sewing as an art and life skill….

Riverland Invasives: Learning by Doing

Canterbury, NH – Over the years, Riverland has become overrun by invasive species. The crew at Riverland on the Merrimack made a start this summer to cut them back, mow them down, and otherwise begin a program of remediation and control. We are learning…

2017 Canterbury Fair

Welcome to a pictorial record of the 2017 Canterbury Fair in the Canterbury, NH town center, an annual, volunteer-run celebration of small-town community life. The Canterbury Fair kicks off with the Woodchuck Classic 5k Road Race and 2K Chipmunk Classic Kids Run. It will…

4H Birding School Convenes at Riverland

Canterbury, NH/July 18. 2017 – The Canterbury Rascals and Cloverbuds 4H club visited Riverlands today to learn more about the birds that live here, the habitat, and the activity of birding itself. Steve Hale, of Open World Explorers, began at the beginning, showing us…

Officials deploy yellow cards in Wasp v. Beetle match at Riverland

Canterbury, NH (June 22, 2017) — The Feds showed up at Riverland today, hard on the heels of a small, green bug that is killing the ash trees in the wetland at the foot of our sandy bank, along the path to the beach….

Memorial Day Observance 2017

Welcome to a pictorial record of the 2017 Memorial Day observance at the New Hampshire state veterans cemetery.  

NH recognizes Riverland for Green Hospitality

Canterbury/Concord — The NH Green Hospitality Program (NHGHP) awarded its silver certification for sustainable hospitality on May 11, 2017. A new initiative of the NH Department of Environmental Services (DES), NHGHP recognizes lodging establishments that conserve water, energy and other natural resources, reduce waste…

Gratitude

I’m watching the birds build their nests.  They pull a stick from here and moss from there, tucking them in carefully, weaving to a pattern that only they see. Often they renovate last year’s nest or someone else’s.  They create a new enterprise from…