AMHERST – Lorraine Alice Hamilton of Amherst, New Hampshire, Beach Haven, New Jersey and Rancho Mirage, California died June 14, 2020 from pancreatic cancer at her home in California. She was 73 years old and a participant in the trial of a new cancer drug at NYU Langone in New York City since April 2019. She hoped that results from the trial would improve care for other patients who develop this cancer. She was with her family when she died and was
TREE LIGHTING FESTIVAL
Fun for All at One of Amherst's Favorite Community Events
The Christmas Holiday Season is a magical time of year when the town of Amherst comes together to celebrate families, faith, and good tidings for peace and happiness throughout the world.
GERMAN CHRISTMAS MARKET
Over Fifty Vendors Offering Food, Crafts, Music for Your Enjoyment
A European-style outdoor Christmas Market held on the Amherst Common, in the center of historic Amherst. Join us for our new non-profit, volunteer-run community event! Admission is free! 2 Main St., Amherst, NH. Dec.10, 10am-7pm.
Amherst Town Library is Your Place to Read, Learn & Enjoy
The Amherst Garden Club joins together for a fun-filled demonstration on Thursday, November 3rd, 2022 that will put you in the holiday spirit! “Flowers for the Holiday
POETRY / ART
Take a Trip to Boston and Visit Isabella Stuart Gardener Museum
After years of collecting on a small, personal scale, in 1891 Isabella inherited $1.75 million upon her father’s death and begin collecting on a greatly expanded level. Upon purchasing Rembrandt’s Self-Portrait, Age 23 in 1896, Isabella and husband Jack decided their ambitions as collectors required more space than their home allowed, then considered the idea of a museum.