Lakes Region Child Care holds a Papa Gino's Fundraiser at the Gilford restaurant to help defray the cost of field trips and the many programs it has for children, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more information call 524-1235.
The Nibblers luncheon held by the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 11:30 a.m. at the Top of the Town Restaurant of Ladd Hill Road. Cost is $15. For more information or to be part of the church call 528-4078.
Discussion about the Osprey Satellite Tracking project, 6 p.m. at the Belknap County Sportsmen's Association club house located on Lily Pond Road in Gilford. Cost is $10 per person; dinner included.
The Lakes Region Camera Club meets on the first and third Thursday of the month at The Trinity Episcopal Church on Route 25 in Meredith at 7- 9 p.m. The evening's program will be Nature Photography with John Gill. Persons of any experience level are welcomed. For more information, visit www.lrcamerclub.com.
Opechee Garden Club Art 'n Bloom, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m at the Gilford Public Library. For more information call 293-2877.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Craft night at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Giggles & Grins playgroup at Family Resource Center in downtown Laconia (719 No. Main Street, Laconia). Free group for parents children from birth through age 5. For more information call 524-1741.
Visit the Gilman Library in Alton on Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. for a thought provoking game of chess and Pajama Story Time with Miss Bailey. Boards and game pieces for chess will be provided. Attendees at the story time are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring a teddy bear.
Families Sharing Without Shame, an open meeting for parents to discuss their child's drug addiction, alcoholism and recovery. 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, except Holidays, Concord Hospital's Fresh Start Therapy Room. For more information call 568-0533.