Summer Events 2016
Mondays and Fridays, June 6 - August 29, Loon Cruises on Squam Lake; 3:00 pm
Join Tiffany Grade, Squam Lake Project Biologist and a Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Captain for a 90-minute Loon Cruise on Squam Lake. The cruise, which will focus on loon biology, conservation, and monitoring, leaves from the Science Center Lake Cruise dock between the Route 3 Bridge and Walter's Basin Restaurant in Holderness. Read More.
Thursdays, July 7- August 25- Summer Nature Talk Series; 7:30 pm
Enjoy talks at The Loon Center in Moultonborough every Thursday on a variety of topics. Free admission, donations welcome. Click here to see the full schedule.
Friday, July 8- “Yakking for Loons” Kayaking Fundraiser; 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
A Kayak-A-Thon to support loon preservation in New Hampshire. Visit the Yakking for Loons page for more information.
Tuesday, July 12- Lake Sunapee Dinner Cruise; 6 pm (boarding time)
Come aboard the M/V Mount Sunapee II for a lovely evening dinner cruise as well as an informative talk on New Hampshire’s loons. This is a joint event with the Lake Sunapee Protective Association. Please call LSPA at 603-763-2210 to purchase tickets.
Saturday, July 16- Annual Loon Census; 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Each year, LPC hosts an annual Loon Census to monitor New Hampshire’s loon and their progress on lakes throughout the state. Come and join the many volunteers who help LPC tally the loons on NH’s lakes for a mid-season count/check from 8-9 am and report the results back to the Loon Preservation Committee. No experience is necessary. See the Loon Census page to read more about the details and to obtain a form or call LPC at 603-476-5666 (LOON).
Saturday, July 16- Annual Loon Festival; 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at The Loon Center
Good family fun! Nature exhibits, children’s games and activities, face painting, free food, slideshows and more! At The Loon Center on Lee’s Mills Road in Moultonborough. Admission is free. Read More.
Sunday, July 24- Annual Summer Luncheon & Benefit Auction with Guest Speaker Mary Holland; Church Landing in Meredith. 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch, silent auction, and the chance to socialize with fellow loon lovers. LPC Executive Director Harry Vogel will give a brief overview of New Hampshire’s loon activity so far this season. All proceeds benefit Loon Preservation Committee’s programs. Read More
Thursday, August 11: The Swim- 10th Anniversary
Wendy Van de Poll and her team of swimmers will be swimming the length of Squam Lake to raise money for the Squam Lake Loon Initiative. Read More.
Monday, August 15- Carl Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament; Ridgewood Country Club, Moultonborough, 8:00 am Shotgun Start. Read More.