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Happy Thursday!
Here's your May 31, 2018 edition of LebNews. LebNews newsletter is sent every Thursday to keep you informed of events and news happening in the City of Lebanon. You can subscribe to this and other City communications at LebanonNH.gov/Subscribe. Please forward to a friend!

"A morning shot of City Hall this past year." Photo submitted by John Merrill.

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"A shot of City Hall this past year."
Photo submitted by John Merrill.

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Farewell for Officer and K9

Join the Lebanon Police Department at the Farmer’s Market in Colburn Park on Thursday, May 31st to thank Officer Jonathan Tracy and K9 Briggs for their service to the Lebanon Community. Officer Tracy has accepted a position with the Marion Police Department in Massachusetts. With this move, K9 Briggs will enjoy a much-deserved retirement from police work. Officer Tracy has been with the Lebanon Police Department for 15 years, and part of the K9 Unit for 12 years. Officer Tracy has been an invaluable member of this department, he and K9 Briggs have been an outstanding team, and they will both be greatly missed. Please join us in wishing Officer Tracy, K9 Briggs, and his family the best.
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Officer Tracy and K9 Briggs

Lebanon Farmers' Market  

Looking for something to do this afternoon? Come out to the Lebanon Farmers’ Market! It’s be a gorgeous day, so grab your sunscreen, bring your shopping bags, and come hungry!

WHERE: Colburn Park (the green in downtown Lebanon)
WHEN: Thursday, 4:00-7:00pm

Enjoy wonderful selections of local fresh produce, plants, prepared foods, baked goods and handmade crafts. Please support our local farmers and vendors by shopping at the Lebanon Farmers’ Market!

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Lebanon Farmers' Market Ad

Bike Rodeo this Saturday

Each year the Lebanon Police Department, in conjunction with Lebanon Planning and Recreation departments, hosts a Bicycle Skills, Safety and Fun Fair. The event is free and kid-friendly. The community is invited to bring friends, family, your bike and helmet to participate in:

  • a bike skills and agility course  
  • games
  • bike and helmet safety checks
  • demos
  • bike registrations
  • decorations
  • group trail ride
  • snacks & prizes
  • and more!
Date: Saturday, June 2, 2018 
Time: 10AM-1PM followed by 1PM group ride
Location: CCBA Basketball Courts

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Bike Rodeo event flyer

Mills of Lebanon Presentation

Why does Lebanon’s official logo feature a water wheel? Come find out at a special presentation, The Water Powered Mills of Lebanon, presented by Matthew Labbe, MA. of Monadnock Archaeological Consulting, LLC. Through Mr. Labbe’s dedicated sleuthing and wiping the dust from innumerable archives from the 1800s-early 1900s, you’ll get a never-told-before peek into Lebanon’s past. Hear stories about the businesses surrounding mills and their proprietors—some of whom might even be your ancestors! 
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Mills of Lebanon Presentation flyer

Party Affiliation Change Deadline

The deadline for voters to change party affiliation prior to the September 11, 2018 State Primary will be Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Changes to party affiliation can be made with the City Clerk's Office Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. There will also be a Supervisor of the Voter Checklist Session on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at City Hall from 6:30 pm to 7:00 pm.  Please view complete details for more information and to find out how to check your current status.
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Dog License Reminder

As a reminder, dog licenses were due as of April 30, 2018. If you received a courtesy reminder notice in May, this indicates that your dog was not licensed in April. As long as your dog is licensed by May 31, 2018, you will not pay additional fines and late fees. Please remember, the Clerk's office cannot issue licenses for dogs with expired rabies vaccinations. It is important to know that beginning on June 1st, each dog which remains unlicensed will be assessed additional fees, in addition to the standard licensing fees. 

Lebanon Fire Department News

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Current LebAlerts

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Lebanon Library 

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Recreation & Parks Highlights

Friday Funday on Colburn Park – Friday, June 8th 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, Colburn Park; A casual drop in program for children ages baby to 5 to come and play. Summertime is here and Leb Rec has the gear (aka toys). Come, play, meet and maybe make new friends!

Build Your Own Picnic Table – Saturday, June 9th 9 am to 12 pm; Join Leb Rec and LaValley’s on a Saturday morning and build your own picnic table! Cost includes all material and tools to build a picnic table and plans and assistance on assembly. Local delivery available if needed. Register online at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

Swim Lessons Session 1 Reg. Deadline - Monday, June 11th; 3 week long sessions to teach American Red Cross sanctioned swim lessons for those ages 3-17. Register online at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

Opening Day at Lebanon Memorial Pool – Monday, June 11th 4 pm to 7 pm; Pre-season hours of the Lebanon Memorial Pool begin Monday, June 11th. The pool will be open from 4 pm to7 pm during the pre-season days. The pool will open for the regular schedule on Friday, June 15th.

Upper Valley Community Band Show – Thursday, June 14th 7 pm, Colburn Park; Following the Lebanon Farmers’ Market. Come enjoy a FREE special performance by the Upper Valley Community Band in the park. A great way to kick off the summer concert series.

Tennis Lessons Reg. Deadline: Friday, June 15th; For those entering Pre-School through 8th Grade, challenge yourself to learn a lifetime sport. A fun introduction to tennis for younger players using modified equipment. Racquets are available. Lessons are conducted outdoors. Register online at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

ARC Lifeguarding Certification – Monday, June 18th through Friday, June 22nd, Lebanon Memorial Pool; Become an American Red Cross lifeguard with this blended course, requiring 7.25 hours online and 20 hours in person. Provides the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize & respond to aquatic emergencies. Register online at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

Outdoor Adventures – For youth ages 12-17, join Lebanon Recreation for exciting trips & choose your adventure this summer: rock climbing, mountain biking, teen kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, river tubing and hiking! Register online at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

Lebanon Food Truck Festival – Friday, June 22nd 5 pm to 9 pm; Your ticket includes entrance to the festival with access to purchase food at 11 food trucks and alcoholic beverages from Salt hill Pub, a ticket for a $3 sample at any food truck and live entertainment by Brooks Hubbard Band! Tickets for children ages 5 and under are free and do not include a free sample. Tickets are on sale at LebanonNH.gov/Register.

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Looking for Employment?

The following is a listing of current City employment opportunities.
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Bids, RFPs, RFQs, & RFIs

The following is a list of current City Bids and RFPs.

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Upcoming City Meetings

The following is a listing of upcoming City meetings.
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