Peterborough is “buzzing”

Peterborough has always been a haven for artists and its residents are very aware of their environmental impact on our world.  This past summer, those two concepts came together for a fantastic art mural designed to help raise awareness for our critically important honey bee population. When a local group, The New Hampshire Honey Bee Initiative, joined forces with artist …

2012 Medal Day at The MacDowell Colony

On August 12, The MacDowell Colony will honor photographer Nan Goldin with the 53rd Edward MacDowell Medal.  This prestigious award is presented to an artist for outstanding achievement in his or her field.  The artistic discipline in which the award is given rotates in order to celebrate all of the creative fields practiced at MacDowell.  Goldin, best known for her …

Busy Columbus Day Weekend in Monadnock Region…

What a great weekend to be in Peterborough…I don’t know if I can list everything going on this weekend but I will try. Interested in laughing?  Frost Heaves comedy is perfect playing Firday and Saturday nights at the Peterborough Players which we are hoping to attend ourselves. How about opera or classical music.  The Peterborough Players is also hosting The Met: …

Peterborough artist featured in Country Living magazine

As innkeepers, it is always interesting to find out how our guests decide to make Peterborough their destination.  Last weekend, we hosted some guests who are interested in possibly moving to this general area.  Why Peterborough?  Well, it turns out, they had read an article in the February 2010 issue of Country Living magazine that highlighted Peterborough artist Dan Thibeault and …

1st Annual "The Thing in the Spring"

Peterborough is hosting the 1st Annual “The Thing in the Spring” event from May 30th – June 1st. This is going to be an exciting event as there will be music concerts (jazz, folk, rap, rock, etc.), a starving artists affordable arts fair, and movies spread throughout venues all over town including the rooftop of the Toadstool Bookshop, our local …