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Fifth Annual: 4 for the 4th Run, Walk, Kids Races

Saturday, July 8
Masonic Lodge
School Street, Canaan NH

Click Here for Details and Registration


July 4
At Dusk
Canaan Motorclub Racetrack on Orange Rd

Donations to benefit the Canaan Recreation Department will be accepted.

Mascoma Film Society Summer 2017 Series

Click Here to View the Schedule of Films!

snailCanaan Street Lake Mystery Snail Roundup Contest

  • Register your team (any size, multi-generation, multi-family) with Ann Berry or text 570-412-2792
  • Teams gather snails for one week (you choose your week). A concentration of snails is at the boat launch area).
  • Send the total number of snails gathered and a picture to Ann at the end of your week.
  • Dispose of snails in trash or compost. Prizes are awarded the last week of August to the team that gathers the most.

**** Prizes!!! ****

  • Prize 1: Entire team gets a medium soft service ice cream from Poppa Z’s.
  • Prize 2: Pontoon boat ride on Canaan Street Lake for the entire team.
  • Prize 3 2 pizza’s for the team from Canaan Pizza
  • Prize 4 Additional prizes!

event logoCanaan Farmers and Artisans' Summer Market

Join us on the Common on Sundays from 10am-4pm for our Canaan Farmers and Artisans' Market.

Everything homegrown and homemade! Come meet the local vendors and artisans in your community.

We'll have baked goods, farm eggs, beef cuts, pork cuts, jam/jelly/relish, lotions and body products, jewelry and leather goods, fresh pasteurized milk, lots of veggies and fresh greens, garden art, hot homemade breakfast sandwiches, and so so so much more.

Come on out and enjoy the good stuff!

2017 Meeting House Readings

Reader at Meeting House

Thursdays in July
7:30 pm
Canaan Meeting House
at the Corner of Roberts Road and Canaan Street

Schedule and More Information Here

Town Wide Yard Sale

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Saturday, September 30 2017

Starting at 9 am at the Village Common and all over town!

Sponsored by the Mt. Cardigan Fish & Game Club
Rain or Shine

Join in on the Common or just get on the map of the town!

Pick up a Registration Form at the Town Office or Download It Here!

Call 523-4282, 523-7043, or 523-7712 to be listed or for further information.

Save the Date:

American Red Cross
Canaan, NH Blood Drives

Mondays 1:00 - 6:00 St. Mary's


  • June 26, 2017
  • August 21, 2017
  • October 23, 2017
  • December 18, 2017
  • February 26, 2018
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