Celebration 50!

Woodblock illustration of Apple Hill campus by David Frampton


Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music
cordially invites you to attend

Celebration 50!
An evening celebrating Apple Hill’s 50th Anniversary

We will also celebrate Lenny Matczynski, who is stepping down as director in March 2022,
and introduce the new director

Featuring the Apple Hill String Quartet playing Lenny’s favorites
Elise Kuder and Jesse MacDonald, violins; Mike Kelley, viola; Rupert Thompson, cello

Sunday, September 26, 2021, 5:00 p.m.

Lakefalls Lodge
750 Aten Road, Stoddard, New Hampshire 03457

Hors d’oeuvres (with Lenny signature cocktail)
Dinner/concert to follow | Dress: Country chic

Reservations required. Please see below for payment/donation information.

Covid Safety Guidelines

We are eager to celebrate this significant milestone–50 years of Apple Hill!–and we want to do so in the safest way possible. Please note the following:

  • All attendees are required to be fully vaccinated. Please email your proof of vaccination to gail@applehill.org when you register. All staff working the event will be fully vaccinated and will wear masks for service.
  • Masks are to be worn indoors, except while eating/drinking.

Please note that the Celebration 50! event will take place outdoors and in well-ventilated indoor areas. If it’s a chilly or rainy night, we have use of the two-level barn at Lakefalls Lodge, with flexibility for distanced seating configurations, radiant heat, fans, and large sliding doors and windows that open to the outside.  We continue to monitor the changing covid landscape and evolving CDC guidelines and may make other adjustments as necessary. Please check this webpage for any updates.

We look forward to having you join us in this celebration!

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Celebration 50! 2021

Celebration 50! Sunday, September 26, 2021
  • Price: $1,000.00
  • Price: $500.00
  • Price: $250.00
  • All reservations include hors d'oeuvres, dinner, recital, and listing in the event program. ($60 per ticket is not tax deductible.)
  • Kindly reserve by September 17. Reservations will be held at the door. For information or special needs, contact Gail Malitas at 603-847-3371 or gail@applehill.org.
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