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7-25-14 Calendar

Event at Meredith Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 9:30-10:30 a.m. & 11 a.m.-noon; for ages infant-3, snacks served.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30-2:30 p.m.; Conversational German, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.

Sit and Knit, 2-5 p.m., Hall Memorial Library, Northfield.

Laconia Muskrats AutoServ Night, game starts 6:30 p.m., Robbie Mills Stadium, Meredith Center Road, Laconia: Muskrats vs. Valley Blue Sox. AutoServ will have lots of giveaways and will be going through the stands with freebies. AutoServ will have vehicles on display.

Annie and the Orphans performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, New Salem Street, Laconia. Show marks band's 50th anniversary.

Fireworks, 10 p.m., Weirs Beach.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 9:30 to 11 a.m. each Friday.  Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.

Find Out fun Fact Fridays, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 10 a.m.-noon. Answer the question of the week and earn a Fizz! Boom! Beaker!

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.

Tilton Farmers' Market, 3-7 p.m., Tanger Outlet Center in Tilton.

Winnipesaukee Playhouse production of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," 7:30 p.m., theater main stage, Reservoir Road, Meredith; for tickets or information call 603-279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Advice to the Players presents "Sherlock Holmes and the Case of Hamlet," 7:30 p.m., Sandwich Town Hall, Center Sandwich.

 

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7-24-14 Calendar

Event at Meredith Library: Knotty Knitters, 10 a.m.-noon.

Events at Gilmanton Year-Round Library. Solid, Liquid, or Gas Ice Cream Party, 1 p.m. Thursday of Discovery, 1:30 p.m.; conduct all sorts of experiments with us while learning a ton of scientific facts.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Make Binoculars (preschool-Grad 4) 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Brown Bag Book Discussion, 12:30-1:30 p.m.; Open Painting, 1:30-3:30 p.m.; Crafters Corner, 6-7:30 p.m.; Evening Book Discussion, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Art Blocks, 3:30 p.m., Hall Memorial Library, Northfield; for ages 10-12.

State Sen. Jeanie Forrester hosts ice cream social, following lunch, Plymouth Senior Center.

Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.

Lakes Region Art Association Show Awards Reception, 4-7 p.m., VynnArt Gallery, 30 Main St., Meredith; held to honor prize-winning entries in the Association's annual art show at VynnArt Gallery now through Sunday, Aug. 10.

Peanut Carnival, 5-7 p.m., Opechee Park, North Main Street, Laconia. (Rain date: Friday)

Outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Odell Park, Franklin; music by singer-songwriter Audrey Drake.

Bears in New Hampshire, talk by Ben Kilham, 7:30 p.m., Loon Center, Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Ecology cruise of Lake Winnipesaukee, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., depart from Weirs Beach. Charge. Sponsored by Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association. Call 603-581-6632 for more information.

American Legion Post 1 Bingo, 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.

Poetry reading, 7-9 p.m., Country Bookseller in Durgin Stables courtyard, Wolfeboro; sponsored by Poets in the Attic. 
Debt Triage Class, 6-8 p.m., Laconia Police Headquarters Community Room, New Salem St., Laconia; hosted by Laconia Area Community Land Trust and sponsored by Franklin Savings Bank.

Magic the Gathering, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 6-8 p.m.

Murder Mystery Night, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 6-8 p.m.

Program on Count Rumford, scientist and Tory who lived in New Hampshire during the Colonial era, 7:30 p.m., Clark House, Wolfeboro.

Project Greenway, 7:30 p.m., Little Church Theater, Route 113, Holderness. Contest of designs using recycled, used or repurposed materials.

Winnipesaukee Playhouse production of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., theater main stage, Reservoir Road, Meredith; for tickets or information call 603-279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.

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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
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.
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.
Laconia Main Street Outdoor Market Place. 3-7 p.m. in the Municipal Parking Lot in downtown Laconia. Vegetables, breads, local meats, eggs, raw milk, flowers, wine, wool, maple syrup, embroidery, crafts, soaps, jewelry, coffee, treats, plants, herbs, live entertainment, and guest demonstrations.
Heart of the Lakes Sufi Center monthly class focusing on the Topic of Breath. 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Laconia. Classes are free and run one hour. All are welcome. For more information call 832-3550 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
Better Together meeting. 4 to 6 p.m. at the Laconia Middle School.

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7-23-14 Calendar

Read to Me story time and crafts, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 10:30 a.m.

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check-Out-An-Expert!, 10 a.m.-noon; Wonder Science, 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Teens Femo Jewelry, 3-4 p.m.

Health Fair for Kids, 2-5 p.m., Belknap Mill, Beacon Street East, Laconia. Free.

Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.

Tennis lessons for youngsters and adults, Gilford Hills Tennis Club. Session times broken up by age group. Fee. Call Gilford Parks and Recreation, 527-4722 for more information.

Senior Moment-um visit to home gardens of master gardener Sally Doten. Meet at Town Hall Lobby at 10:45 a.m. Call Gilford Parks & Rec Office, 527,4722, for more information.

Artist's reception for exhibitor Margery Thomas Mueller, 5-7 p.m., Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, 69 Maple St., Center Sandwich. Call 603-284-7728 or visit www.patricialaddcarega.com

Electric Vehicle Night, 5-6 p.m., Irwin Automotive, Bisson Avenue, Laconia. Call 603-581-2935 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Gilford Community Band performs, 7:30 p.m., Weeks Bandstand (Gilford High School cafeteria in case of rain), Gilford Village.

Moulton's Band performs, 7 p.m., Sanbornton Square, Sanbornton. Free.

Bike Week 2014 Debriefing, 1 p.m., Laconia City Hall; meeting to hear comments about last month's Bike Week from various Bike Week constituencies and the public at-large.

Little Sprouts Garden Club, 9-10 a.m., Moulton Farm off Route 25, Meredith. Program designed to acquaint youngsters, ages 5 to 9, about gardening and how food grows.

Author-photographer Ron Guilmette gives program on the islands of Lake Winnipesaukee based on his recently released illustrated book, 7 p.m., Lake Winnipesaukee Historical Society Museum, Route 3, Weirs Beach (next to Funspot.) Free for museum members, fee for non-members.

Talk about wildlife found in Moultonborough, 7 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library; sponsored by the Moultonborough Conservation Commission.

Events at Meredith Library: Family Story Time (geared for ages 4-7), 10-11:30 a.m., snacks served; LED Batarangs & More, 3:30-4:30 p.m., ages 8-18.

Mahjong at the Gilford Public Library 12:30–3 p.m.

Storytime, about light and colors, 10:30 a.m., Belmont Public Library.

Winnipesaukee Playhouse production of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," 7:30 p.m., theater main stage, Reservoir Road, Meredith; for tickets or information call 603-279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org 

Annual Summer Auction, First United Methodist Church Rte. 11A, Gilford (near the Rt 3-11 by-pass). Preview of auction items, Quick Sale, Silent Auction and Flea Market open at 5:30. Live Auction at 6:30. For information call the church office at 524-3289.

Program on Eastern coyotes, 7 p.m., Benz Center, Center Sandwich. Free. Co-sponsored by the Friends of the Samuel Wentworth Library and the Sandwich Agricultural Commission.

Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet each Wednesday for fun, entertainment and education. Meetings provide an opportunity for older citizens to to meet for pure social enjoyment and the club helps the community with philanthropic work.
Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.
Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.
Belknap County Democrats meeting with pot-luck supper, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Route 132, Lane Tavern, Sanbornton; bring a dish to share. Contact: Kate Miller: 556-9523.

Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at the St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall on Gilford Avenue in Laconia. Doors open at 4, dinner served at 5. All are welcome.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Wednesday nights at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church in Belmont. Call/ leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 for more information.
Zentangle workshop held every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Vynart Gallery located at 30 Main Street in Meredith. For more information call 279-0557.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 18 Veterans Square in Laconia.

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

Concord Transplant Support Group. 7 p.m. in Room 5C at Concord Hospital. Open to all pre- and post-transplant patients, friends and family. For more information call Yoli at 224-4767.
Lakes Region Blue Star Mothers meeting. 6 p.m. in the conference room at Lakes Region General Hospital. For more information call Joy Hall at (732) 216-3455. 

 

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7-22-14 Calendar

Book discussion group, Gilmanton Public Library, 7 p.m. Discussion of "The Red Tent."

Teen Advisory Group, experimenting with science, 4 p.m. Belmont Public Library.

Archery lessons, Arthur Tilton Ice Rink, Varney Point Road, Gilford; beginners' session, 4-5 p.m., intermediates' session, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Fee. For more information contact Gilford Parks and Rec 527-4722.

Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.

Nooners Book Group, noon, Hall Memorial Library, Northfield; discussion of "Hanna's Daughters" by Marianne Fredrickson.

Magic program featuring Scott Jameson, 1:30 p.m., Franklin Public Library.

Ecology cruise of Lake Winnipesaukee, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., depart from Weirs Beach. Charge. Sponsored by Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association. Call 603-581-6632 for more information.

Farmers Market, 3-6 p.m., Franklin Regional Hospital lawn, Franklin.

Chess Club meets at the Laconia Public Library on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.)
Events at Gilford Public Library: Rug Hooking, 10:30 a.m.-noon; Songs with Tom Sieling (preschool-Grade 4) 3-4 p.m.; Living with Coyotes, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Event at Meredith Library: Movie Night, 5-7:20 p.m., showing of "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban," rated PG. 

Walking tour, Smith Meetinghouse Cemetery, Gilmanton, 6 p.m., Meetinghouse grounds, off Route 140, Gilmanton; organized by the Gilmanton Historical Society.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Miss Saigon," 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium. Contact 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a pick-up co-ed volleyball program for adults ages 18 and up from 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. This program runs each Tuesday through the spring. There is a $2 fee per participant, per evening. No pre registration is required. For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722
Guided paddle excursion of Cockermouth River and Newfound Lake, starting at 8:30 a.m. at Grey Rocks. Preregistration required, contact Lakes Region Conservation Trust, 603-253-3301 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Free.

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center presents "Bats in Decline," one in a series of lectures on animals in peril, 7 p.m., Science Center, Route 113, Holderness. Contact: 603-968-7194 or visit www.nhnature.org

The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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.

Moultonborough Toastmaster meeting. 6 p.m. at the town library. Everyone from surrounding towns also welcome to attend. Toastmasters develop speech practice that is self-paced and specific to an individuals needs. For more information call 476-5760.
The Greater Lakes Region Chapter of Murdered Children for the families and friends of those who have died by violence meets at 6 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laconia Police Department Community Room. For further information contact chapter leader Carmen Doucette' at 524-7624 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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7-21-14 Calendar

Family Fun Event, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 1 p.m. Bring the whole family and join in the fun activities.

Tennis lessons for youngsters and adults, Gilford Hills Tennis Club. Session times broken up by age group. Fee. Call Gilford Parks and Recreation, 527-4722 for more information.

Tour of Lakeport Freighthouse Museum, 7 p.m., Railroad Ave., Lakeport; sponsored by the Laconia Historical and Museum Society.

Mahjong, 12:30-3 p.m., Gilford Public Library.

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Angry Birds, 1 p.m., play this game in real time, prizes, for ages 6-up; Chess Club, 4-7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 35 Tower Street in Weirs Beach.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. The program is held Monday nights at 7 p.m. at the Laconia Congregational Church Parish Hall, 18 Veterans Square, (for mapquest use 69 Pleasant St.), Laconia, NH 03246. Use back entrance. Call/leave a message for Paula at 998-0562 for more information.
Barbershop chorus meets every Monday at Gilford Community Church, lower level. 7:15 p.m. For more information, call Harvey Beetle at 528-3073.
Chess Club at the Hall Memorial Library. 4-7 p.m.
Free one on one internet and computer instruction every Monday at 10 a.m. at the Tilton Senior Center, 11 Grange Road, Tilton.  
Adult Pick-up Basketball offered by Meredith Parks & Recreation Department held at the Meredith Community Center Monday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. $1 per person - sign in and out at the front desk.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
Bingo at the VFW Post 1670 located at 143 Court Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m.

NAMI-NH Family Support Group. Meets the first and third Mondays of every month at 7 p.m. at the Pease Public Library, downstairs.  Open to anyone who is dealing with a close friend or family member who has mental illness.  For information, call Marcia at 254-5090, email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Carol at 536-2699.
NamiNH Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday every month from 6-7:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Conner Bridge 328 Union Ave. Laconia. For more information call 603-293-4090.

Parish of Blessed Andre Bessette Respect Life Committee meeting. 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart School Gym in Laconia, front room. Public welcome. For more information call 528-2326 or 524-8335.

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