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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 it 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

Recent Updates

  • 5/25: Revised notice about recycling at the transfer station.
  • 5/24: Selectmen's minutes updated
  • 5/24: School Board minutes updated
  • 5/24: Moved the Wentworth 250 notices section to just under the Upcoming Events section on the home page.
  • 5/19: Added June book club information to the Notices section.
  • 5/1: Posted notice about no longer accepting recycleables at the transfer station.
  • 4/24: Announced new library e-mail address in the Notices section.
  • 4/24: Added link to a booklet describing current use to the Forms page.
  • 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 notice about joining the Conservation Committee
  • 4/17: Added Trustees of the Trust Fund page plus recent minutes.
  • 4/14: Updated notice about the construction near the common.
  • 4/3: Planning Commission minutes updated
  • 3/30: Updated the Event Application on the Town Applications/Forms page

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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



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

June 2016 Book Club

The June group title is The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. Copies are available at the library.

The book group will meet on June 13th at 6 p.m. at the library.

Posted Thu., May. 19, 09:56 PM

Help Wanted

The Town is looking for a part-time Town Clerk/Tax Collector Deputy. Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, June 1.

Details about the position are in the attachment at the bottom of this notice.

Town Clerk/Tax Collector Deputy position Adobe PDF file icon 192 KB

Posted Sun., May. 08, 05:01 PM

Ongoing Notices

Library E-mail Change

Webster Memorial Library's e-mail address has changed to effective immediately.

Posted Mon., Apr. 25, 08:51 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