Performances are Dec. 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 14 at 2 and 7 p.m. The show will feature a cast of nearly 70 students.
General admission is $8 or $5 for students and senior citizens. There is no reserved seating. Tickets will be available beginning Dec. 2 during all lunch periods and at the school’s main office. Tickets can also be purchased at the door based upon availability. The show will also be performed for all seventh-graders on Dec. 10 and 12 because “A Christmas Carol” is a part of their curriculum.
The music highlighting Dickens’ classic tale of redemption includes nine original songs written for this production, as well as several classic English carols.
Winter concert announced: The Hampstead Meetinghouse Park Summer Concert Series will host its second annual free winter concert on Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. at Hampstead Middle School.
The Don Campbell Band – a summertime favorite – will present a blend of holiday and country crossover music. The five-piece band is based in New England and performs more than 200 concerts a year between Maine and Nashville.
The concert is sponsored by the Hampstead Cable TV Advisory Committee. Suggested cost of admission is a donation of a food item for the St. Anne food pantry or an item for the Military Support Club at Hampstead Middle School, to be sent to the troops. Suggestions include, puzzle books, M&Ms, hard candy and phone cards. For more information, call 603-329-6047.
Trip to Indian Head Resort planned: Bethany Community Services will host a trip to Indian Head Resort in Lincoln, N.H. for a Christmas celebration on Dec. 4.
A bus will depart from 500 Primrose St. at 9:30 a.m. The trip includes an open bar for one hour, a full buffet with carving station, dancing, floor show and holiday gift-picture with Santa. Cost is $75 per person. For reservations, contact Darlene Sutton at 978-374-2165 or firstname.lastname@example.org.