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  • City participating in holiday food drive

    posted on: 12/15/2017

    The City of Dover is participating in a holiday food drive and is now accepting food item donations at City Hall, 288 Central Ave.

    The food drive supports End 68 Hours of Hunger, a nonprofit effort to confront the approximately 68 hours of hunger that some school children experience between the free lunch they receive at school on Friday afternoon and the free breakfast they receive at school on Monday morning. The program, established in New Hampshire in 2011, puts nourishing food in the hands of school children to carry them through the weekend.

  • Dover Youth to Youth offering tours of Santa’s Castle

    posted on: 12/11/2017

    Dover Youth to Youth is hosting its eighth annual Santa’s Castle at the McConnell Center in downtown Dover on the two weekends before Christmas. Each night children and their families will be able to tour several rooms in Santa’s Castle and meet Santa and many of his elves and other costumed characters.

    During the first weekend the event will be held on Saturday and Sunday Dec. 16 and 17, from 2 to 6:30 p.m. Over the second weekend the Castle will be open on Friday, Dec. 22, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.

    During the tour, students from Youth to Youth will guide visitors through Rudolph’s stable, Santa’s toy room, Mrs. Claus’s Kitchen and other parts of the Castle. Along the tour children may choose to take part in a variety activities, including such things as decorating a cookie in Mrs. Claus’ kitchen, make crafts in Santa’s toy shop, write a letter to Santa, or make “reindeer food” in the stable.

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City Council meeting, 12/13/2017

City Council, 12/13/2017The regular meeting of the Dover City Council on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. To view the meeting, click on the link above.

posted on: 12/14/2017


Dover Holiday Parade 2017

Dover Holiday Parade 2017

The annual Dover Holiday Parade, held on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017.

The parade is organized by the Dover Children's Center.

posted on: 11/28/2017
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