5-2-12 Calendar

Saxophonist Benny Sharoni presented by NH Jazz. 8 p.m. at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $12. For more information cal the NH Jazz office at 267-5387 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours hosted by the Laconia Eye & Laser Center. 5-7 p.m. at its Gilford office on Hounsell Ave. For more information 

Free information session on lifestyle downsizing hosted by the Taylor Community. 11 a.m. at the Woodside building in Laconia. Featuring a panel of experts in senior living, real estate and financial planning.

Free Mom & Me Movie at Smitty's Cinema in Tilton. "Curios George". 11:30 a.m.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

ABC and Me time at the Meredith Public Library. 10 to 11 a.m. Stories, crafts, songs and games for children 3-5. Children are encouraged to bring an item from home that starts with the letter of the week — "V".

Check Out A Computer Expert at the Gilford Public Library. With you library card, get assistance with basic computer questions from Mike Marshall.

Gilford Write Now writers' group meeting. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Open to all library cardholders.