Time: 11:00 AM
Place: Frost Free Library, Marlborough, NH (a few miles from Keene)
Ages: Birth -5
Nancy Salwen, director of Music Together, will be leading 45 minutes of music and movement for children birth through age 5 along with their parents or care-givers.
JRR Tolkien & The Uses of Fantasy
Time: 2:00 pm
Place: Mariposa Museum, Peterborough, NH (about 19 miles from Keene)
With thanks to a generous grant from the NH Humanities Council, on March 29th at 2pm Clia Goodwin, a PhD in comparative literature, will present J R R Tolkien & the Uses of Fantasy. She will explain Tolkien's world, both familiar and strange, and its mythic structure that reveals much about the human condition, magic, good and evil, monsters, chilling tasks and a hero's metaphoric and actual journey. Admission is free thanks to a generous grant from the NH Council for the Humanities.
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