5-5-12 Calendar

4th Annual Hope Auction to benefit the Moultonborough and Center Harbor food pantries. The silent auction begins at 4:30 p.m. and the live auction starts at 6 p.m. For more information call Amy Norton at 986-0357.

Meat Bingo to benefit the Keyser Family hosted by the American Legion Post 33. 3 p.m. at the Post at 6 Plymouth Street in Meredith.

Second Annual Bow Wow Fest. Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. and activities begin at 8:45 a.m. Registration is free and forms can be found at www.wowtrail.org. $5 donation will provide each participant with a complimentary tee shirt. Refreshments will be available for purchase. For more information call Claire Hebert at 524-4535.

New Hampshire Day at the Squam Lake Natural Science Center in Holderness. Trail admission for residents discounted to $3. www.nhnature.org.

Peaceful gathering on the boardwalk near Weirs Beach to observe world-wide Global Impact Day and call attention to global warming and the climate crises. 3 p.m. Visit 350.org for more information. 

N.H. Handbell Ringers concert. 4 p.m. at the Laconia High School gymnasium. 4 p.m. Admission by free will offering.

Indoor Yard Sale. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Elementary School in Meredith. All proceeds will benefit the graduating class of 2012. Donations are greatly needed and can be dropped off from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m in the Multi-Purpose Room. No electronics. For more information contact Ariane Suffleton at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 279-7968.

Planting daylilies in Laconia sponsored by the Laconia Rotary Club. Starting at 8 a.m. at the Rotary Park bandstand. Coffee and instructions will be given then. Donations are greatly appreciated. For more information regarding this event contact the Laconia Rotary Club. 

Performance of Man of La Mancha presented by The Winni Players of The Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 7:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse. Tickets are $16 for adults and $14 for students/seniors. Ticket reservations are strongly recommended. For more information or reservations call 366-7377 or visit www.winniplayhouse.org.

Dance at VFW Post 1670 in Laconia to benefit Elm Street School playground. 8 p.m. to midnight with the band "Sweep The Leg". All are welcome. For more information call Glenn at 369-9688.

Ham and bean supper hosted by the Ellacoya Chapter #43 Order of the Eastern Star. 5 to 7 p.m. at the Squam Valley Masonic Building on Rte. 3 in Holderness. 

Car wash hosted by the Inter-Lakes High School destigantion imagination team. 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the school.

Ballroom Dance at Fitness Edge in Meredith. 7 to 10 p.m. Doors open at 6:45. For information call 677-2410.

Indoor Yard Sale to benefit the Inter-Lakes High School Class of 2012's Chemical-Free After-Prom Party. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Elementary School in Meredith (down the hill, behind the high school). Lots of stuff. Something for everyone.

Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Saturday in the first-floor conference room Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.

Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.

Open Door Dinners offer free weekly meal in Tilton. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. An outreach housed at Trinity Episcopal Church on Main Street, downtown. provides a free hot meal open to all members of the community. All are welcome to eat and all are welcome to help out. For more information, especially about volunteering, please call Pastor Mark at 286-3120 or e-mail him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..