8-30-12 Calendar

Gilford Public Library Happenings. 6-7:30 p.m. Crafter's corner featuring knitting, crocheting, and other needlework projects. Bring your latest design and work in a relaxed corner of the library. Meet the Moose Man, Rick Libbey. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Meet and greet with Ian Raymond, candidate for state representative, District 4, Sanbornton and Tilton.
7 p.m. at the Lane Tavern in Sanbornton Square. Dessert and coffee will be served at the event. Handicapped accessible. For more information call 286-4596. 
New Hampshire Boat Museum hosts a lecture about conserving the recreational and scenic values of the Belknap Mountain Range.
7 p.m. at the Boat Museum. Free and open to the public. To learn more about the program call 569-4554 or go to www.nhbm.org.
Performance of Rumpelstiltskin presented by professional actors from the Papermill Theater in Lincoln.
2 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University. Tickets are $6. For more information or to purchase tickets call 535-2787 or go to http://silver.plymouth.edu.
The Gilmanton Year-Round library hosts an Astrology for Beginners class.
6 p.m. at the library. To sign up or for more information regarding the program please call Pam or Tasha at 364-2400.
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.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
Laconia Main Street Outdoor Marketplace. 3 to 7 p.m. at the municipal parking lot in downtown Laconia (adjacent to the Village Bakery). Shop for locally produced vegetables, fruits, meat, bread, eggs, raw milk, wine, photography, soaps, jewelry and more.  Enjoy the music of a featured artist each week while you shop and visit with your fellow residents.
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. (Every Thursday)