Town of Rumney New Hampshire

Rumney 250th Celebration!

May brings the 250th Events to the Russell Elementary School, the Library, and the Historical Society.

May 12th — The Russell Elementary School will be co-sponsoring a talent show. The 8th grade will be putting on a spaghetti dinner at 5:00 pm to raise money for their school trip. The talent show will start at 6:30 pm. So come in and have a good meal, priced by donation, and attend the show.

May 25th — Sounds of Old New Hampshire by Jeff Warner will be presented at the Byron G. Merrill Library at 7:00 pm. This is co-sponsored by the NH Humanities program and the Rumney Historical Society.

May 27th — The Rumney Historical Society Museum will be open from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm and will continue every Saturday thru September 2nd. Stop in and check out the amazing collection of history on display.

2017 Calendars are available Pages from the past is the theme - all old pictures of Rumney to commemorate the 250th birthday of our town. Only $15.00 and are available at the Byron G. Merrill Library or contact Anne Dow at Information for upcoming events throughout the year is also included.

Commemorative License Plate Attachment This attaches to the top of your front license plate and is just $10.00. There are available at the Town Clerk's office, the library or contact Diana Kindell at

Stay tuned for our next activity and check out for information as well.

Town Offices Closed

The Rumney Town Office will be closed on Monday, May 29th for the day.

Town Clerk Office Change of Hours

The Town of Rumney Clerk's Office will be closed on Wednesday, June 7th for the day.

The Clerk's Office WILL BE OPEN on Thursday, June 8th from 8am to 2pm.

Painting Bids for Rumney Historical Society Building

The Town of Rumney is seeking proposals from qualified contractors to scrap, replace wood siding/trim boards (as needed), prime and paint all levels of the exterior of the Rumney Historical Society Building, located at 20 Buffalo Road.

Full Details can be found on the bid sheet.

Bids will be received by the Selectmen's Office until 2pm on June 5th.

Resident's Forum with the Selectmen
The Selectmen hold a Resident's Forum on the first Monday of each month at the beginning of their regular meeting. Between 7:00 and 7:30 residents have an opportunity to talk with the selectmen about town issues and concerns or ideas they may have.
No appointment is necessary.