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April 2019

Film and Guest Speaker: International Peacemaker Padraig O’Malley

Saturday, April 6 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States

6pm: Film screening of The Peacemaker, a New York Times Critics' Pick and multi-award winning film about the life and work of international peacemaker Padraig O'Malley. 7:30pm: Guest talk by Padraig O'Malley, founding director of the Global Alliance of Muslims for Equality (GAME Initiative), keynoting the Mariposa's currently running exhibit about GAME.   Film Details: A NY Times Critics' Pick and multi-award winning film, THE PEACEMAKER is an intimate portrait of international peacemaker Padraig O'Malley - who helps make peace…

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May 2019

First Friday

Friday, May 3 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States

For First Friday, the Mariposa gift shop will be open until 7pm!

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Standing Up to Hate – Panel Discussion

Wednesday, May 8 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States

"Standing Up To Hate" will bring four special guests to Mariposa to help us understand hate crimes in NH and how we can best respond to them. Elizabeth Lahey, director of the Civil Rights Unit at the NH Department of Justice, will address the incidence of hate crimes in our state. Devon Chaffee, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union in NH, will speak to issues of free speech and hate speech. Maggie Fogarty of the American Friends Service…

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Children and the Arts Day

Saturday, May 18 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States

Save the date and stay tuned for details!

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“What Pete Taught Woody” with Nora Guthrie & Pete Seeger Sing-In!

Saturday, May 25 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States
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$25

2019 marks the centennial of Pete Seeger's birth! The Mariposa community will celebrate Seeger's centennial with a participatory event with special guest Nora Guthrie (daughter of Woody Guthrie). The afternoon will lead off with a Seeger/Guthrie sing-in led by four terrific local songleaders: Amy Conley, Steve Schuch, Mike Bradley and David Lord. Come join the chorus for a few of our favorite Pete and Woody songs, leading into Nora Guthrie’s special multimedia presentation "What Pete Taught Woody" - with interviews, photos,…

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YES Program Finals at ConVal

Tuesday, May 28 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
ConVal High School Peterborough,New Hampshire03458United States

Spring 2019 Youth Empowered through Service (YES) Program finals will be held at ConVal High School on Tuesday,  May 28 starting at 6:30pm in the Lucy Hurlin Theater. Thanks so much to C&S Wholesale Grocers, the Putnam Foundation, the Caswell Foundation, and Joseph's Coat / Cultural Cocoon for your generous sponsorship of the YES Program!

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June 2019

Peterborough Players Comes to Mariposa for First Friday

Friday, June 7 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States
Free

In the first edition of a new downtown series on First Fridays, the Mariposa is thrilled to host the Peterborough Players for a free program on Friday, June 7 at 6pm. Players Artistic Director Gus Kaikkonen will introduce the 2019 Summer Season and popular company members Bridget Beirne and Tom Frey will perform a brief excerpt from a favorite play (and also talk about how the Players helped draw them from their long-time residence in New York to a home…

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Cultural Getaways: “Spotlight on Havana” and “Taste of Vietnam”

Monday, June 10 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States

Join us for an evening exploring two cultural getaways - "Spotlight on Havana" and "Taste of Vietnam" - presented by Banner Tours and Travel. Refreshments at 5pm, Presentation at 5:30pm. RSVP to Banner Tours and Travel - bannertoursandtravel@gmail.com - 603-785-2088.

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NH Gives 2019

Tuesday, June 11 - Wednesday, June 12

24 hours to celebrate giving across New Hampshire. Make a gift to the Mariposa to support our educational mission!

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Hiroya Tsukamoto in Concert

Friday, June 14 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main Street
Peterborough,NH03458United States
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$10 – $12

Hiroya Tsukamoto is an innovative guitarist and composer fuses folk, jazz, and world music. Born and raised in Japan, in 2000 he received a scholarship to Berklee College of Music and came to the U.S. "In terms of musicianship, Tsukamoto’s guitar work was just ridiculous," wrote Trevor Lewis of the Rochester City News. "Right from the beginning of his first song, it was obvious that the folks in Bernunzio’s were in for a treat. His brand of finger style guitar…

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