“The Million Dollar Duck” Film Showing
Thursday, November 9, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
This award-winning documentary explores the strange and wonderful world of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest, the only juried art competition run by the U.S. government – from the eccentric contestants who enter each year for a chance at wildlife art stardom to the challenges facing the continued existence of this successful conservation program. Following the film, Ray Jackson of Ducks Unlimited will be on hand for questions.
Presented by: Monadnock Conservancy, Harris Center for Conservation Education, Ducks Unlimited, and the Keene State College Film Society.
Location: Putnam Arts Lecture Hall theater, Redfern Arts Center, Keene State College, Keene, N.H.
Contact: Email Brett Amy Thelen or call 603-358-2065.
“The Last Crop” Film Showing
Sunday, November 12, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
This documentary film is an intimate exploration into one particular family’s journey in transferring their land to the next generation. Come early for locally sourced hors d’oeuvres (at 5:30 p.m.). Join us after the film for a community discussion. Monadnock Farm and Community Coalition members, including the Conservancy’s Stacy Gambrel, will bring the film to life by talking about local efforts to address issues involved with farm transfer and planning for the future. Suggested donation $10; the event is part of the Feast on This! Film Festival.
Presented by: Monadnock Conservancy and Monadnock Farm and Community Coalition.
Location: Stonewall Farm, 242 Chesterfield Road, Keene, N.H.
Contact: Email Stacy Gambrel or call 603-357-0600, ext. 106.