4-18-12 Calendar

A Marine returning from Afghanistan will speak to Teens and Tweens about his experience. 5:30 p.m. in the Teen Room of the Gilford Public Library.

Meredith Village Savings Bank presents "Are you Afraid of Opera." 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community. For more information or to reserve a sport call 524-5600.

Farewell performace of Woodland Heights Elementary School Signing Chorus. 6 p.m. at the ...

A Marine returning from Afghanistan will speak to Teens and Tweens about his experience. 5:30 p.m. in the Teen Room of the Gilford Public Library.

Meredith Village Savings Bank presents "Are you Afraid of Opera." 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community. For more information or to reserve a sport call 524-5600.

Farewell performace of Woodland Heights Elementary School Signing Chorus. 6 p.m. at the school.

Art Follows Nature, a reception at the Laconia Public Library to introduce an exhibit of photographs of natural landscape by Susan G. Hayes. 5 to 7:30 p.m.

Plymouth Area Democrats meeting. 7 p.m. at the Regional Senior Center. Guest speaker: Rep. Terie T. Norelli of Portsmouth, N.H. House Minority Leader. All Democrats welcome.

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.

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

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.

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group 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 630-9967 for more information.

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

Check out a Computer Expert at the Gilford Public Library. 10 a.m. to noon. With your library card, get assistance you need with basic questions.

Drop-In Storytime at the Gilford Public Library. 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Songs, a story and a craft to take home for ages 2-5. No sign-up required.

Gilford Write Now writer's group meeting. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library. Open to all cardholders.

Friends of the Gilford Public Library meeting. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

ABC & Me story time at the Meredith Public Library. 10 to 11 a.m. For children 3-5. Children are encouraged to bring an item from home that starts with the letter of the week — "U".