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The opening reception to kick off fused glass artist Verne Orlosk’s latest work was Oct. 4 from 5-8 p.m. at the StudioVerne gallery, 81 Hanover Street in Manchester.

The exhibit will feature her “Fall Footsteps” collection of fused glass leaves, and runs until November 1.

In addition to her own original art, Orlosk takes commissioned projects and offers hands-on two-hour fused glass workshops. Visit the StudioVerne website for more information. 

The NH High Tech Council wants to remind you there is still time to get your ticket for next Wednesday’s NH High Tech Council Product of the Year event.

This year’s finalists include:

It’s no secret the tech industry is a major player in bringing the new businesses and innovations that are revitalizing New Hampshire’s economy.  The annual Product of the Year event is a major event on the local tech scene and this is your opportunity to rub elbows with tomorrow’s movers and shakers.

This year’s event will be on October 10, from 5:30- 7:30 p.m. at the Manchester Country Club, 180 S. River Road in Bedford.  The cost for tickets is $50/members, $75/non-members, $25/students.  Please visit the NH High Tech Council website for more information.

Does your creative, science or tech group have an event you’d like included in the Manchester STEAM calendar? Drop me a line.  I can be reached at

This Week’s Creative, Science & Tech Events in Manchester, NH

Sunday, October 7, 2018

12 – 6 p.m.   StudioVerne: Gallery Opening Reception: Fall Footsteps; The Art of Fused Glass Leaves, Studioverne, Fine Art Fused Glass 81 Hanover Street Manchester, NH

3- 4:30 p.m.     Bookery Manchester Author Visit: Erin Callahan, Meredith Tate, Amber Lynn Natusch, Bookery Manchester 844 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Monday, October 8, 2018

6:30  – 8:30 p.m.      Improv 101: Improv Fundamentals (Manchester), Jupiter Hall – 89 Hanover Street – Manchester, NH

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

5 – 7:30 p.m.       Global Business Summit: Cryptocurrency, Digitization, and Regulation: The Impact on the Nation-State as the Predominant Form of Governance – Hooksett, Southern New Hampshire Dining Center 2500 N River Rd, Hooksett, NH

5:30 – 8:00 p.m.      Cloud NH October 2018 – IaaS in the Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), BANK W Corp Office (ATG) – 5 Bedford Farms Drive – Bedford, NH

5:30 – 8:30 p.m.      BLS Provider CPR/AED (Manchester), Manchester Community College – 1066 Front St. – Manchester, NH

6 – 7 p.m.      NH Joint Engineering Societies 12th Annual NHJES Conference – Concord, Grappone Conference Center 70 Constitution Avenue Concord, NH

6 – 8 p.m.      Beginner Photography- Manchester, NH Only, Hunt’s Photo & Video – 4 Vinton Street – Manchester, NH

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.      Manchester Poetry Meetup, D.M. Penny Press  250 Commercial Street, Suite 2005-D,  Manchester, NH

6:30 – 9 p.m.     Derryfield Speaker Series: Dr. Mary Halpin Carter, Bookery Manchester 844 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

7:30 – 9 a.m.      TechWomen Power Breakfast: How to Be a Persuasive Communicator, Manchester Country Club 180 South River Road Bedford, NH

5:30  – 7:30 p.m.       New Hampshire High Tech Council 2018 Product of the Year, Manchester Country Club  180 South River Road, Bedford, NH

6 – 7:30 p.m.       nh.js: Manchester’s Javascript User Group – Live-Updating Web App made with Websockets, Vue.js and VUEX, BANK W Corp Office (ATG) – 5 Bedford Farms Drive – Bedford, NH

6:30  – 8:30 p.m.       NHIA Visiting Writer Spenser Wise, New Hampshire Institute of Art 148 Concord St Manchester, NH

7  – 8:30 p.m.       Bookery Manchester Author Visit: Carrie Cariello, Bookery Manchester 844 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Thursday, October 11, 2018

5:30  – 7:30 p.m.       NHIA: Fall 2018 Photography Lecture Series: Brian O’Connor, New Hampshire Institute of Art 148 Concord Street, Manchester, NH

5:30 PM – 8 p.m.      Just Your Type with Artist Brenda Noiseux, Jupiter Hall 89 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH

6 – 8 p.m.     October 2018 ExCom Meeting Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE.ORG), Great Buffet Restaurant 1525 South Willow Street, Manchester, NH

6  – 9 p.m.     Join us for the Greater Manchester Dental Society October Meeting featuring our guest, Veterinarian Dentist, Bill Rosenblad, Puritan Conference Center – 245 Hooksett Road – Manchester, NH 

Friday, October 12, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.      Michael A. Richert Memorial Trauma Symposium – Manchester, Manchester Downtown Hotel – 700 Elm Street – Manchester, NH

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.     Market Your Book Using Facebook & Video…Painlessly, Nackey S Loeb School of Communications – 749 East Industrial Park Drive – Manchester, NH

7 – 9 p.m.      Workshop: How Typewriters Can Cure Writer’s Block, Jupiter Hall 89 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH 

Saturday, October 13, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.       5th Annual New England Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Conference, The Elliot at River’s Edge – 185 Queen City Ave. – Manchester, NH

8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.      NH Institute of Art BFA Visit Day, The New Hampshire Institute of Art, 148 Concord Street, Manchester, NH

9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.      Nature Photography – Geoff Forester, Nackey S Loeb School of Communications 749 East Industrial Park Drive Manchester, NH

9 a.m – 4 p.m.     Aromatouch Technique Certification – Manchester, New Hampshire, Manchester Chiropractic Training Center, 70 Queen City Avenue, Manchester, NH

The STEAM Roundup is a listing of creative and tech groups, upcoming workshops, and tech networking events in Manchester, Bedford, Hooksett, and Goffstown, New Hampshire. It includes creative and tech-focused groups, industry events, as well as free and paid talks and workshops on creative and tech topics.

For more information about upcoming creative and tech events please visit the Queen City Buzz NH STEAM Calendar

If you would like your event included in the calendar, please send an email to – subject line: “Tech Events”

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