3-28-12 Calendar

Information session for Lakes Region Flag Football League. Meredith Community Center. Youth information is 5:30 to 7 p.m., adult league information is 7 to 8 p.m.

Lakes Region Tea Party meeting. 7 p.m. at the Moultonborough Library.

Lenten handbell program at the Congregational Church of Laconia. 7 p.m. Free will offering will be taken in support of the Dorcas Fund  to assist Laconia residents in need of emergency ...

Information session for Lakes Region Flag Football League. Meredith Community Center. Youth information is 5:30 to 7 p.m., adult league information is 7 to 8 p.m.

Lakes Region Tea Party meeting. 7 p.m. at the Moultonborough Library.

Lenten handbell program at the Congregational Church of Laconia. 7 p.m. Free will offering will be taken in support of the Dorcas Fund  to assist Laconia residents in need of emergency funds.

Booksigning by "Bloodstains" author Jeff Mudgett at Annie's Book Stop (1330 Union Ave.) in Laconia. 2 to 4 p.m. Story of Gilmanton native Herman Mudgett (H.H. Holmes), called America's first serial killer.

Friends of the Meredith Public Library meeting. 3 p.m. in the function room. "Rocky", a German shepherd, and his handler, Carol Varney, will present a program on therapy dogs — "I work for hugs".

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

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 and leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 for more information.

Free knitting and crochet lessons. Drop in on Wednesdays any time between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Baby Threads workshop at 668 Main Street in Laconia (same building as Village Bakery). 998-4012.

The Thrifty Yankee (121 Rte. 25 - across from (I-LHS) collects donations of baby clothes, blankets and hygiene items for Baby Threads of N.H. every Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 279-0607.

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.

Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 18 Veterans Square in Laconia.

Concord Transplant Support Group meeting. 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.

ABC & Me storytime at the Meredith Public Library. Crafts, songs and games geared for ages 3-5. 10 to 11 a.m. Children are encouraged to bring an item from home that starts with the letter of the week — "R".