8-17-13 Calendar

Annual Brown Bag Dinner and Dance hosted by the American Legion Post 33 S.A.L Squadron. 6 p.m. at the Plymouth Street Legion Hall in Meredith. Admission is free who bring dinner for two in a large paper bag. Otherwise admission is $5 per person. Proceeds go to the David's House at Dartmouth Hitchcock Hospital.

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the musical "The Fantastics". 7:30 p.m. at the Playhouse's location in Meredith. Tickets can be ordered by calling 279-0333.

Hands-on intensive class about harvesting techniques and basic preparation of local medicinal plants conducted by the Friends of Mead Base and Saco Ranger District. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mead Base Camp located at the foot of trails leading to the summit of Mount Israel in Sandwich. Class fee is $25 per person. For more information or to register call 284-7097 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Mix & Mingle 60's, 70's, and 80's style hosted by Prescott Farm and Wesley Woods. 4:30-6 p.m. at Prescott Farm in Laconia. For more information or to RSVP call 366-5695 or email sdunham@prescottfarm.org.

Lakeport Yard Sale conducted by the Lakeport Community Associaiton. 8 a.m. behind the Lakeport Fire Station in Laconia.

Fourth annual Family Fun Day followed by the first ever Youth Bike Fest hosted by the Laconia Elks. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Gilford. Free hamburgers and hot dogs available.

Rick Webb Family performs at the Alton Bay Christian Conference Center as part of its 30th year of music ministry celebration. 7 p.m. For more information call 875-6161.

Mystery dinner evening featuring food, prizes, music, and a fun mystery theater sponsored by the Moultonborough Historical Society. 6:30 p.m. at Magic Foods Catering in Moultonborough. Cost is $45 per person. Cash bar available. For tickets and to specify a meal please call 253-9343 or go to www.moultonboroughhistory.org/ticket.

Inter-Lakes Class of 2014 will be holding a craft fair in the main Inter-Lakes High School Parking Lot. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Comedy legend Robbie Printz appears with Carolyn Plummer at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $15 per person. Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling 527-0043. BYOB.

Musical performance "Nunsense" presented by the Little Chruch Theater in Holderness. 8 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets call 968-2250.

Craft Fair hosted by the Inter-Lakes Class of 2014. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the parking lot of Inter-Lakes High School.

Exhibit of work by Sandwich artists past, present, and future opens to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the town. 5-7 p.m. at the Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery in Sandwich. Guests will be asked to create and edible sculpture made in "sandwich form" to share during the reception. For more information call 284-7748 or visit patricialaddcarega.com.

11th Annual Brenda's Ride with Friends: Fighting Cancer One Mile at a Time. Motorcycles leave at 10 a.m. from the Weirs Beach Lobster Pound in Laconia. Proceeds will benefit the Oncology Department and patients at LRGHeathcare. For more information call 581-6992 or visit www.lrgh.org.

20th annual golf tournament put on by the Bolduc Park Association. Tee times begin at 8 a.m. and run until 4 p.m. Cost is $25 for adults, and $20 for children 15 and under.  For more information or to sign up for the tournament call 524-1370.

Lakes Region Scuffers hold line dancing lessons at the Rotary Ampitheatre in Plymouth. 4-5 p.m. Class is beginner friendly. Donations kindly accepted.

Just Love to Sing! presents the Engelbert Humperdinck opera "Hansel and Gretel" at Gilford Community Church. 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors/children and can be purchased online at www.justlovetosing.com. For more information call 781-5695.

Yard Sale conducted by the Saint Joseph Parish in Belmont. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Performance of Much Ado About Nothing held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage. 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for seniors/students. For tickets or more information call 986-6253, email contact@AdviceToThePlayers.org, or visit www.AdviceToTheplayers.org.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Saturday in the first-floor conference room  Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
All compulsive eaters are welcome to attend the Overeaters Anonymous meeting held each Saturday morning from 11 to 12 at the Franklin Hospital.  
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.  
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
Open Door Dinners offer free weekly meal in Tilton. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. An outreach housed at Trinity Episcopal Church on Main Street, downtown. provides a free hot meal open to all members of the community. All are welcome to eat and all are welcome to help out. For more information, especially about volunteering, please call Pastor Mark at 286-3120 or e-mail him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Lakes Region Lyme Support Group meeting. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Laconia Middle School. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.