Organizations & Schools

Directory Listings:

To have your service or organization added to the directory please contact the Web Administrator.

If your group would like to reserve one of Canaan’s Recreational Gathering Places, please click here to learn how.

American Legion Weld-Webster post 55
3 NH Route 118
Canaan NH 03741

Meets the last Wednesday of the month at 7pm. All veterans welcome!
More information can be found at by using the “Find a Post” Link.

Canaan Horseshoe League
Meets throughout the Summer on Mondays from 6-9:30PM at Williams Field.

For more information, contact Tom Hudgens at 603-523-9649 or

Canaan Lake Association
Dedicated to the improvement and conservation of the Canaan Street Lake and its adjacent lands.

Canaan Lions Club
Encouraging the community through civic, cultural, and social services.

For a list of American Red Cross Blood Drive dates, click HERE.

Cardigan Mountain Art Association
Where the arts inspire the community and the community inspires the arts!

Cardigan Mountain Bobcats 4-H Club
297 US Route 4
West Canaan, NH 03741

Meets Sept – June on the first Monday of the Month at 7pm.

Boy Scout Pack 44
Boy Scouts of America

For the youth from the communities of Enfield, Canaan, and Grafton, NH.

Friends of Mascoma
Providing resources, support and enhancements to our Mascoma Valley Regional School District and our school communities.

Girl Scouts of America
Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.

Susan Henderson, Support Coordinator of 22 troups in the Upper Valley:

Recruiting adult leaders for Daisy, Brownie and Junior Troops in Canaan/Enfield

Goose Pond Lake Association
An association of members dedicated to the conservation, protection, and improvement of Goose Pond in Canaan & Hanover, NH.

Mascoma Area Senior Center
Activities and Assistance for Seniors living in the towns of Canaan, Enfield, Dorchester, Orange, Grafton, NH.

Mascoma Valley Masonic Association:
Social Summit Lodge #50/Canaan NH
Contributing to the community through the principles of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth.

Mascoma Watershed Conservation Council
Supporting conservation-education and conservation within the Mascoma watershed.

Mascoma Youth Sports League
Encouraging positive attitudes and growth through teamwork and sportsmanship, attendance, fair play, respect for all, hard work, integrity and fun in sports.

Mount Cardigan Snowmobile Club
Supporting Snowmobiling and Snowmobile Trail Maintenance in the Mount Cardigan Area.

Upper Valley AeroModelers
Enjoying and sharing the sport of model flight. Local Contact: Bob McDonald 603-448-2797

Upper Valley Lake Sunapee Regional Planning Commission
Guiding, informing, and assisting local communities in regional planning and development.

Canaan Elementary School
Parent-Teacher Association

Meetings are held the first Monday of each month at 5:30pm in the CES Library.

Contact information is or call the CES office and leave a msg. 523-4312

Cardigan Mountain School
Boarding and day school for boys in grades 6 to 9.

D Acres Educational Homestead
A not-for-profit Permaculture Farm and Educational Homestead located in Dorchester, NH. The Mission of the organization is to function as an educational center that researches, applies and teaches skills of sustainable living and small-scale organic farming.


Mascoma School District
School SAU 62: 603-632-5563
Canaan Elementary School: 603-523-4312
Enfield Elementary School: 603-632-4231
Indian River Middle School: 603-632-4357
Mascoma High School: 603-632-4308
NHIAA Sports Schedule

Mascoma Senior Center Food Pantry
1166 US Route 4

Open Wednesdays, 8am-3pm, or by appointment.

Friends Feeding Friends Food Pantry

Two Locations:
MTD Building (Behind Canaan Hardware)
9 Mechanic Street, Canaan
Wednesdays 2:30-6:30pm

Enfield Town Office
23 Main Street, Enfield
Thursdays 3-5:30 pm

Ending 68 Hours of Hunger
A private, not-for-profit, effort to confront the approximately 68 hours of hunger that some school children experience between the free lunch they receive in school on Friday afternoon and the free breakfast they receive in school on Monday morning. Emergency needs for food can be met by calling 603-359-6581