Five Colleges Book Sale
This is one of the largest used book sales in New England. Hunt through 35,000 to 40,000 books in all fields, plus maps, prints, CDs, tapes, records, and ephemera. Proceeds benefit scholarships to Mt. Holyoke, Simmons, Smith, Vassar, and Wellesley. Most items are half price the second day! This event has happened every sping since 1962.
Held in Portsmouth, NH, Children’s Day takes place on the first Sunday in May each year. Watch as downtown Portsmouth is transformed into a play haven for children of all ages. Enjoy an ice cream social or a cruise on the M/V Thomas Laighton. Other activities include karate demonstrations, T-shirt coloring, cookie decorating, scavenger hunts and a block party.