International Children’s Festival Offered Fun For All

International Children's Festival Offered Fun For All
It was a busy weekend here in Somersworth and it began as any other weekend does with a Friday night. This was not a Friday night that several will easily forget though. This Friday night should have seen the opening night for the 37th Somersworth International Children’s Festival. Friday Night Rain For as long as ...

Pumpkins Prove To Be Fun For Everyone.

Pumpkins Prove To Be Fun For Everyone.
Like so many in Somersworth I love the fall. The colors, the hot chocolate and most of all the pumpkins. Who doesn’t love those little round orbs of orange which offer the possibility of fun, food and friends? So having a festival that celebrates all things pumpkin and more right here in Somersworth is something ...

Somersworth Children’s Festival Is An International Affair 2

Somersworth Children's Festival Is An International Affair
Last time I sat down at my laptop was to tell you about my Friday night adventures in the city. After a good nights sleep and a cup of coffee I found myself in Stein Park on Main street watching history unfold and you can read more about that HERE. That was not the end ...

Frosty The snowman Is A big Hit At Breakfast

Frosty The snowman Is A big Hit At Breakfast
Down And Out I feel like I need to start this post with an apology. The reason I’ve not written for a while is simple one: I had the same cold that seems to have swept the city like norovirus on a cruise ship! If you’ve had it you know what I mean and it ...

One Kidney Required: Can You Help?

One Kidney Required: Can You Help?
As our thoughts turn to the festive season and in many cases this includes the exchanging of gifts, one Somersworth volunteer has only one wish for her son: The gift of a new kidney! Anyone who has been to any of the Somersworth Festival Association (SFA) events, which include this past weekend’s ever popular penny ...

Somersworth Celebrates All Things Pumpkin.

Somersworth Celebrates All Things Pumpkin.
Pumpkins, pumpkins, and yet more pumpkins everywhere! It was impossible to not notice the pumpkins as you turned into the Somersworth plaza on Main Street, on Saturday October 10th. The reason for all the pumpkins was a simple one, those who live in Somersworth were celebrating the thirteenth annual Pumpkin festival and while the pumpkins ...

Wildlife Encounters at the Kidz Koncert

Wildlife Encounters at the Kidz Koncert
When W.C. Fields commented that you should never work with children and animals, she had never had the pleasure of watching Derek and his crew from Wildlife Encounters doing just that and doing it oh so well. Anyone, who was lucky enough to attend the last of the Somersworth Festival Association Kidz Koncerts were treated ...