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Upcoming Events

Please note that some events in the calendar were added months in advance. Attendees are strongly encouraged to call the sponsoring organization to confirm the day and time.

Wentworth 250th
Anniversary Celebration

In 2016, the Town of Wentworth will celebrate its 250th anniversary and we are pleased to announce monthly events to celebrate.

All events are listed on the Town of Wentworth's event calendar with a in front of it to distinguish them from other events.

Also refer to the Wentworth 250 page for additional details.

Posted Thu., Dec. 31, 10:39 AM

Announcing Market Day

Market Day will be August 6, 2016.

Posted Sun., Apr. 17, 09:03 PM

Crafters Wanted!

Handmade crafters are wanted for this well-attended event.

Call Martha at 764-5256 to reserve your table.

Posted Sun., Apr. 17, 09:03 PM

Garden Tours

On July 23, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., there will be garden tours offered throughout town.

If you would like to add your garden contact Margaret Bickford at 786-2475.

Posted Sun., Jun. 05, 04:59 PM

Recent Updates

  • 7/19: Added notice about Camp Pemi's upcoming Pirates of Penzance performance
  • 7/19: Added notice about a found parakeet.
  • 7/18: Added a new police report request form to the Police Department page.
  • 7/17: Selectmen's minutes updated
  • 7/17: Added information about the Baker's River Grange organization to the FAQ page.
  • 7/6: Added notice about the upcoming Baker's River Grange potluck and awards night
  • 7/4: School Board minutes updated
  • 6/27: Added notice about the transfer station requiring
  • 6/27: Added a new Town Owned Properties for Sale page.
  • 6/23: Added the library's July book club and summer reading program information to the Notices section.
  • 6/5: Added notice about the garden tours for the Wentworth 250 celebration.
  • 5/25: Revised notice about recycling at the transfer station.
  • 5/24: Moved the Wentworth 250 notices section to just under the Upcoming Events section on the home page.
  • 5/1: Posted notice about no longer accepting recycleables at the transfer station.
  • 4/24: Posted notice about town-wide reevaluation.
  • 4/17: Posted notice for Market Day, including a request for crafters..
  • 4/17: Updated the calendar dates for the Wentworth 250 celebrations.
  • 4/17: Added Trustees of the Trust Fund page plus recent minutes.
  • 4/3: Planning Commission minutes updated

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Town Offices

P.O. Box 2
7 Atwell Hill Road
Wentworth, NH 03282-0002
(near the intersection of Routes 25 and 25A)

There is a computer for public use available in the lobby for viewing assessing information and the town website. Note that there is not a printer connected to this computer. There will be one in the future.

Town Clerk/
Tax Collector

Donna King,
Town Clerk/Tax Collector

Darlene Oaks,
Town Clerk/Tax Collector Assistant

Office: 603-764-5244

Fax: 603-764-9362


Office Hours:
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Administrative Assistant

Catherine Stover,
Administrative Assistant

Office: 603-764-9955

Fax: 603-764-9362


Office Hours:
Tuesday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm


Found Animals

Found Parakeet

Animal control picked up a parakeet on Friday, July 15, in the road near Route 25 and Beech Hill Road.

The bird is young and its wings are clipped.

Please contact the Wentworth Police Department at the Grafton Dispatch at 787-2003 if you are the owner of this bird.

Posted Tue., Jul. 19, 07:32 PM


Camp Pemigewassett Pirates of Penzance

Camp Pemigewassett presents the Pirates of Penzance
Tuesday, August 9, 7 p.m. at Camp Pemigewasett Opera House.

There is limited access. 50 seats are available.

Please RSVP to camppemi@camppemi.com or 603-764-5833.

Download the flyer for more information.

Camp Pemi Pirates of Penzance Flyer Adobe PDF file icon 252 KB

Posted Sun., Jul. 24, 08:16 PM

Potluck and Awards Night at Baker's River Grange

On July 22 at 6:00 p.m. there will be a potluck supper and awards night at Baker's River Grange, 3988 Route 25, Rumney, NH.

The potluck starts at 6:00 p.m. and the Grange meeting and awards starts at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Ida Hutchins at 786-9728.

Posted Wed., Jul. 06, 06:50 PM

Transfer Station Stickers Required July 1

Beginning July 1st, the town is requiring all those using the transfer station to have a transfer station sticker. The stickers can be obtained from the attendant, by providing proof of residency. (Wentworth vehicle registration, utility bill, mail addressed to your address etc.)

Note that the stickers can no longer be obtained from the Town Clerk.

Posted Mon., Jun. 27, 09:43 PM

June/July 2016 Library News

The next adult book group will meet Monday, July 11th at 6 pm. The book to be discussed is An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine. Copies are available at the library.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! summer reading program will begin Wednesday, July 6th @ 10 am. Other dates are July 13th, 20th, and 27th. Registration required by Monday, June 27th.

Posted Thu., Jun. 23, 08:55 PM

Webster Memorial Library's New Facebook Page

The library is pleased to announce its new Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/WebsterMemorialLibrary.

Posted Thu., Jun. 23, 09:10 PM

Wentworth 250 Garden Tours

On July 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. there will be garden tours offered throughout town.

If you would like to add your garden contact
Margaret Bickford at 786-2475.

Posted Sun., Jun. 05, 04:59 PM

Ongoing Notices

Recycling Update

Although the town is no longer accepting any materials for the Zero Sort program, we will continue to accept aluminum cans and bottles with deposit markings on them. All other items that were previously accepted as part of the Zero Sort program will be disposed of in our trash compactor.

This decision does not affect other recyclable materials like scrap metal, light bulbs, used motor oil, etc.

For a complete list of what we currently accept, see the Recycled Materials Accepted document on the Trash/Recycling page.

Revised Wed., May. 25, 01:32 PM
Posted Sun., May. 01, 05:40 PM

Town-wide Reevaluation

The town is in the process of doing the town-wide reevaluation.

Download the file below to read commonly-asked questions and answers about the process.

Town-wide Reevaluation FAQ Adobe PDF file icon 252 KB

Posted Sun., Apr. 24, 01:06 PM

Conservation Committee

The Town is seeking to fill 2 open positions on the Conservation Committee. This is a great opportunity to do conservation work in your community! For information regarding Conservation Committee works, please go to the NH Association of Conservation Commissions NH Conservation Committee website at: http://www.nhacc.org. Wentworth residents that are interested, please contact the Selectmen’s office.

Posted Sun., Apr. 17, 08:29 PM

Work on the Common

The NH DOT will be starting drainage work on the week of April 11 on Wentworth Village Road between Rt 25 and the closed bridge. There may be minor delays but should be no disruption in service of post office and library.

Week of April 11 the cement cauldrons will be delivered.

Week of April 18 excavation begins. "The village road will drain in two directions. The east side of the village will drain to the new abutments with new manholes by Pages and Corbett's, and the west side will drain to Route 25 will new manholes at the library, the intersection of village and Bridge Street (the old name for the road in front of the library; and a new one by the Post Office" (Davis).

In June: The paving project begins and the old manholes will be free filled with cement and paved over.

Any questions or concerns please contact Cary Wetherbee, NH DOT at 764-5568. Thank you.

Updated Thur., Apr. 14, 09:06 PM
Posted Mon., Apr. 04, 09:03 PM