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Located within walking distance of Contoocook Village in the town of Hopkinton, Merrimack Valley, New Hampshire. We are ten minutes from the capital of Concord, off I-89, Exit 6. We are just an easy 1/2 mile from the highway. The village is named after the Contoocook River that runs through it. The name Contoocook came from the Pennacook tribe of Native Americans and means "place of the river near pines".
Between the blueberry fields
lays a flat granite stone called the
where legend has it that it will
"ground your soul".
Kathleen Jacobs is available for
Private Painting lessons
or a professional critique of your work.
Scheduled either at the farm or in your home.
Beginners to advanced students.
Please use the Contact Sheet on this site to schedule or inquire at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kathleen Jacobs, Founder of the Blueway Art Alliance, has moved to the Grounding Stone Farm in Contoocook, NH, from Northampton MA. The Blueway Art Alliance is an arts entity that supports the advancement of emerging and established contemporary artists by facilitating communication and dialogue between artists and the local community. It is founded on the notion that a society which is aware of and involved with artists and educational programs for the arts is one that is more hopeful and more meaningfully sustainable.
Artist Kathleen Jacobs and New Hampshire native and mechanical engineer David Miller,
are the founders of Grounding Stone Farm.
We welcome you and hope you enjoy
your time picking blueberries or enriching your life by taking an art workshop at
Grounding Stone Farm.
Stay tuned for more information
about future workshop retreats
to be scheduled for 2020.
COLBY HILL INN
An award-winning country inn in the quintessential New England town of Henniker, New Hampshire. We offer 14 individually decorated guest rooms, over five acres for your enjoyment, acclaimed dining at The Grazing Room, and warm hospitality. We sit on the scenic and historic Currier and Ives Byway. Since we are located in nearly the geographical center of New England, only 90 minutes north of Boston and 25 minutes from the Manchester airport, we are the perfect location for exploring the best of New England. Ask about our day-trip itineraries and packages that offer something rewarding for everyone.
96 Pleasant Street, concord, NH 603-227-9000
Located in downtown Concord, The Centennial introduces a welcome alternative to both traditional franchised hotels and local inns. Recent renovations now completed have introduced a modern, urban-contemporary flair to a beautiful Queen Anne Victorian landmark, preserving its original architectural charms while introducing modern hotel amenities and conveniences.
71 Hall Street, Concord, NH 603-226-4100
Ask for the CCA rate!
Ideally located off Interstate 93 with easy access to Interstate 89, the Comfort Inn hotel in Concord is the perfect location for accommodations during your travel to New Hampshire’s Capital. Only 1.5 miles from the Capitol Center, this hotel is perfect for leisure and group travelers alike! We feature over 60 double bedded rooms, so we are ideal for youth and family groups alike! A variety of downtown Concord shops, restaurants and cocktail lounges are nearby.
97 Hall Street, Concord, NH (603) 228-4300
Newly renovated, this 2012 Director's Award winning hotel proudly offers the best in customer service and amenities at an affordable rate. Hotel guests will be a short distance from NASCAR at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway, the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center and Planetarium and Capitol Center for the Arts. Other nearby activities include world-class skiing at Pat's Peak and Mount Sunapee in the breathtaking white mountain, Water sports at nearby Lake Winnipesaukee and touring the beautiful fall foliage are also popular with travelers. Ask for the CCA Rate!
70 Constitution Avenue, Concord, NH 603-225-0303
SET THE STAGE…Check in at 3:00 PM, your room will be waiting. Take a refreshing swim and lounge by the pool. Enjoy dinner before the show. When the curtains close return for late night conversation and cocktails. Wake up in comfort and enjoy breakfast at your leisure. SIMPLY ENJOY YOUR STAY…at the Courtyard by Marriott, just minutes from the Capitol Center.
172 North Main Street, Concord, NH 603-224-9534
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The Holiday Inn hotel is conveniently located in Historic Downtown Concord, a quintessential New England town. Easy to find, located off I-93 at exit 14, the Holiday Inn Concord is the only hotel steps away from Historic Downtown Concord and many New England style shops and restaurants. With a great central location, the Holiday Inn makes a great base for your trip to the Lakes Region or the White Mountains, and many other New Hampshire attractions.
91 Hall Street, Concord, NH 603-226-0012
The newest hotel in Concord, we are located off Interstate 93 with easy access to Interstate 89. This extended stay suite or weekend getaway property in Concord is the perfect location for accommodations during your travel to New Hampshire’s Capital. Only 1.5 miles from the Capitol Center, this hotel is perfect for leisure and long-term travelers alike! Our rooms also feature pull-out sofas and 2 bedroom suites to accommodate group travelers. A variety of downtown Concord shops, restaurants and cocktail lounges are nearby.