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Justice & Journalism: A Joint Project of NHPR & UNH School of Law 

New Hampshire Public Radio and the UNH School of Law have come together to bring you a new series in the Capital Region.  This ongoing series will present a range of speakers throughout the year to discuss the intersection of justice and journalism and share experiences related to the media’s coverage of public policy and law.

NHPR’s Annual Meeting and Appreciation Event

November 19th, 2012

Reception 5:30pm, Program 6:30pm

Capitol Center for the Arts, Concord, NH

Tickets: $25, available through Eventbrite

David Lane / Union Leader

The Business and Industry Association, New Hampshire Public Television, New Hampshire Public Radio and New Hampshire Union Leader are partnering to host a second round of gubernatorial and congressional debates on Sept. 17, 18, and 19 at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics & Political Library at Saint Anselm College at 9:00 am.

Please join us for a conversation, and an opportunity to meet, NHPR’s President and CEO Betsy Gardella, North Country reporter Chris Jensen, and host of The Exchange, Laura Knoy.  We look forward to sharing an evening with you to discuss our continued coverage of the Littleton region.

Event: Friday Sept. 14,  5:30 - 7:30 at the Littleton Community Center. This is a free event.


North Country Moose Festival: We'll See You There!

Aug 10, 2012
North Country Moose Festival

Join NHPR on August 24, in Colebrook, N.H. during the 21st North Country Moose Festival. Visit the NHPR table at the street fair to meet a member of NHPR's team!  The festival which will take place August 24, 25 and 26 and is established to gather and celebrate the historic creature of the moose.

Writers on a New England Stage: Chris Cleave

Jul 11, 2012

July 25, 2012

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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The author of the #1 bestseller Little Bee joins us with his new novel, Gold. Cleave masterfully illuminates the complex friendship of rival women athletes and the world of the London 2012 Olympics. He will take the stage and talk with Virginia Prescott the very week the Summer Olympics begin!

NHPR Presents Marco Werman

Jun 8, 2012

New Hampshire Public Radio presents

Marco Werman
of The World
July 16, 2012
6:00 p.m.
at the home of Bill and Kathy Gillett 
1258 Union Street
Manchester, NH


Joan Didion joins NHPR's Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage on Tuesday, June 19.

One of today’s most powerful writers joins us with her national bestseller Blue Nights, a work of stunning frankness about losing a daughter. Don’t miss this celebrated National Book Award winner, a “master of American prose” and her “breathtaking follow-up to The Year of Magical Thinking” (Newsweek).

Muir String Quartet Benefit Performance

Jun 7, 2012
Photo Credit Vissago, Via Flickr Creative Commons

On Sunday, the Grammy award winning Muir String Quartet will perform at a benefit for Classical Music by the Sea in North Hampton. Proceeds will benefit The Classics for Kids Foundation, which helps to provide school music programs throughout the United States with quality stringed instruments. The benefit begins with an afternoon reception followed by the concert at 6.

May 23, 2012

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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Announcing: An Evening with Dan Brown. A Benefit and Celebration of Writers on a New England Stage

May 18, 2012   (more events)

7:30pm | the Historic Theater

Author presentation followed by interview with New Hampshire Public Radio host Virginia Prescott

The evening closes with a special backstage book signing reception – full of surprises!– for benefit ticket buyers who purchase a voucher for an illustrated edition of The Da Vinci Code ($40).  Vouchers for books, which the author will sign and personalize, are available through The Music Hall box office and include entry to the backstage book signing reception.   

May 8, 2012

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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The celebrated master of narrative nonfiction joins us with the just-released paperback edition of his New York Times bestseller In The Garden of Beasts, a remarkable portrayal of 1933 Berlin and Hitler’s rise to power.  Erik Larson joins NHPR's Virginia Prescott for Writers on a New England Stage.

Photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/kcolwell/3329155371/">Kcolwell</a> via Flickr / Creative Commons

This spring you will have the opportunity to meet some of the faces behind the mic, and visit the places where many of your favorite public radio programs are created.

May 3-5, 2012 - Limited to 30 participants - an exclusive tour by NHPR

photo credit: Carl Flatow

May 1, 2012   6:00pm
Strafford Room, Memorial Union Building

University of New Hampshire, Durham NH

Veteran NPR science correspondent and award-winning journalist Ira Flatow, host of Science Friday, is coming to Durham, NH. He’ll be interviewed on stage by NHPR’s All Things Considered host Brady Carlson and will take questions from the audience.

To be held  April 18, 2012     9:30-11:30 a.m.   


All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified:

Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6th Floor,
Concord, NH

photo: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/jdalton/6514289385/in/photostream/">notladj </a> via flickr / creative commons

Kate McNally hosts Suzanne Vega at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont.

February 17th | Tupelo Music Hall

April 18, 2012     9:30-11:30          

May 16, 2012      9:30-11:30          

June 20, 2012     9:30-11:30     

All meetings are located here unless otherwise specified:

Riverstone Conference Room
2 Pillsbury St, 6th Floor,
Concord, NH


Kate hosts Martin Sexton at the Tupelo Music Hall in White River Junction, Vermont.

Writers on a New England Stage: Chris Matthews

Dec 2, 2011

7:30 pm | The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH

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