Amherst Garden Club

Permaculture Landscape Course

The Amherst Garden Club is offering a Permaculture Landscape Design Class in January. Sign up now as there are only two spots left, but there will be a waiting list. Deadline for registration is December 15th.

Amherst Garden Club’s Garden Tips for December

To celebrate the Amherst Garden’s Club’s 51st year and to support the club’s mission to provide education, a few gardening tips are shared each month from the “Amherst Garden Club’s Regional Gardening Throughout the Year Calendar. ”This would be a great holiday gift for the gardener on your list!"

Copies are available at Amherst Garden Center, 305 Route 101, Amherst..

It’s December! Now is the time…

  • to start paper whites every few weeks for nonstop indoor bloom.

  • to direct the snow blower away from shrubs when removing snow.

  • to prune evergreens for holiday decorations.

Home-Life Holiday Food Baskets

      AMHERST – Each year, working closely with SHARE and the Amherst Lions Club, AJWC prepares food baskets for those in need in our community. We are currently in need of monetary donations to help fund this effort to feed over 30 Amherst families a wonderful holiday dinner.  If you are able to help, please consider making a donation to this event.


You can send a check to:
AJWC - Attn Home-Life
PO Box 513
Amherst, NH  03031


Venmo us at @ajwc_nh and please specify Home-Life in the comment. Paypal us at and please specify Home-Life in the comment.

     Thank you so much for your support of this incredible event!

The Craftworkers’ Guild Holiday Craft Shop, Now Thru Dec. 22nd

      BEDFORD – The Craftworkers’ Guild announces this year’s Holiday Craft Shop, which will take place both online and in person from Friday, November 26th through Saturday, December 22nd.  Visit our shop at the historic Kendall House, behind the Bedford Library, open daily from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm or shop online at For the safety of our customers and staff, masks will be required for in person shopping. 

      Over 50 Guild member artisans and craftspeople are participating in this year’s Holiday Craft Shop. “We are looking forward to seeing our customers again as we fully reopen for in person shopping. Shoppers will find an extensive selection as our members have expanded their offerings with new and timely products. Our Holiday Craft Shop has something for every taste from traditional New England crafts to very contemporary pieces.” says Carol Davis, president of the Craftworkers’ Guild. 

      The Craftworkers’ Guild is proud to offer our customers a wide variety of locally made high quality crafts. Offerings at our Holiday Craft Shop are designed to appeal to all ages and range from stocking stuffers to large art pieces. Work presented in the Holiday Craft Shop is juried by the Guild to maintain a high standard of unique, best quality offerings. Many items are one-of-a-kind and include seasonal décor, photography, candles, fine art and prints, cards, woodworking, fiber and fabric, pottery, sewn and knitted specialties, stained and fused glass art, mixed media, jewelry in several medias and more. 

      The Guild supports arts education in the community and part of each purchase goes to support our arts education projects. 

      The Holiday Craft Fair takes place in the historic Kendall House at 3A Meetinghouse Road, Bedford, NH, located behind the Bedford Public Library. Parking is free and plentiful. Visit us on our website, or follow us on Twitter (@craftworker), Instagram (@Craftworkersguild) or on Facebook for updates and a sampling of crafts.