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September Watershed Walkabout

Sunday, September 22, 2:00 pm

Please join members of the Mascoma Watershed Conservation Council and leader Mike Fogarty on Sunday, September 22nd to explore the banks of the Orange Brook starting at the bottom land along the area where it flooded again this summer and then where the Brook begins to rise up to Mount Cardigan.

Meet at the Tower House in downtown Canaan (23 NH Rte. 118).  Park along High Street or in lot on opposite side of the green.


Sponsored by Mascoma Watershed Conservation Council.  Contact: 603-632-7375.

Town Wide Yard Sale

Saturday, September 28

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

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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!

Click here for a registration form or
Pick up a registration form at the town office, library, or local bank

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

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flu shot

In October, the Public Health Council of the Upper Valley is hosting two FREE flu vaccine clinics in the Mascoma Valley. Vaccines are available to anyone aged 10 and older.

We will be offering both regular dose vaccine and FLUAD, which has been designed specifically for people 65 years and older. All vaccines are preservative-free.

Please help us spread the word about this free community event.

Thursday, October 10, 2019
4:00 to 7:00 pm
Enfield Community Building, Enfield

Thursday, October 31, 2019
4:00 to 7:00 pm
Mascoma Community Health Center, Canaan

The clinics are sponsored by the Public Health Council, Mascoma Community Health Center, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, and the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

No registration required. Call 603-523-7100 if you have questions.


Canaan Farmers and Artisans' Market: Sundays!!

Join us on the Common every Sunday from 10-2 for the Canaan Farmers & Artisans Market.

Come celebrate the local harvest with the Market's annual Fall Festival! Fun and games for the whole family, market tokens for the kids, live music by ChickenSlax, and lots of great shopping options for everything from breakfast and dinner this week, to gifts for the upcoming holiday season.

Pumpkins are here! Enjoy the best of summer and fall produce this week at the market. As always we'll also have breakfast sandwiches, fresh eggs, pastured meats, maple syrup, raw local honey, pies and baked goods, preserves, handmade tools and cutting boards for your kitchen, jewelry of all kinds, leather purses and bags, beeswax candles, and more!
Live music every week

Check out the Market's Facebook page for the "What's Ripe" recipe of the week and to keep up with what's going on at the Market!

Visit the Canaan Museum

Opening Saturdays, 1-4pm, July – October

Note: The Museum will be closed for interior painting
September 21 - 28th.

Meet our town historian, learn about Canaan’s history and its people over the years. View photos, art, and artifacts.

A great activity for all ages!


Canaan’s town museum is located on historic Canaan Street, across from the Old Meeting House, next to the Town Beach.
Check us out on our webpage!


Save the Date:

American Red Cross
Canaan, NH Blood Drives

Mondays 12:30 - 6:30pm
St. Mary's


  • October 21, 2019
  • December 16, 2019

Sandwiches, snacks, and beverages will be served.

Congratulations Canaan Lions Club!

2017 Blood Donations Resulted in 286 Pints Given!!

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Donors may make appointments at

Canaan MotoX 2019

Practice Dates

September 21
October 5

Race Dates

September 22
October 6

Practice fees are $15. Practice runs from 9am to 3pm. A waiver needs to be filled out. Practices are not for racing - just for a fun time and a chance to get aquainted with the track. All safety equipment is required to be able to ride.

Race day - Registration starts at 7:00am and goes until 9:00am, practice is at 9:30am, and races start at 10:00am.

Camping is allowed on Saturday nights (FREE). NO campfires or charcoal are allowed. Generators must be turned off by 10pm

Mark your calendars for the annual Christmas Craft Market on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at the Mascoma High School.