9-8-12 Calendar

IBEX Puppetry performs Celebration of Flight during the Festival of Flight hosted by the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. Performances during the festival are at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. The festival will also include live animal presentations and tethered hot air balloon rides. For more information or ticket prices go to www.nhnature.org or call 968-7194.
The 4th Annual Native Gathering Pow Wow hosted by Abenaki Farm and Stables.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Owl & Dove will provide musical entertainment at 8 p.m. during a special concert. Proceeds benefit the Chief World Spirit Scholarship Fund. Admission is $3/adults and $2/children and free for children under six-years-old.
Innisfree Bookshop hosts a reading and signing event to introduce a brand-new book entitled Close Encounters with the Common Loon by Larry L. Cox.
4-6 p.m. The authors widow and editor will be on hand signing books in his memory.
LRGHealthcare holds an Employee Fundraising Yard Sale to benefit programs at LRGHealthcare.
8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the employee parking lot and facilities garage located at 63 Highland Street in Laconia. For more information call 737-6720.
The Wolfeboro Friends of Music open their 77th season with a performance by pianist Michael Chertock.
7:30 p.m. at Kingswood Arts Center. Tickets are available for $25 at the door or in advance by calling 569-2151. High school students with valid ID or a child accompanied by an adult ticket purchaser will be admitted free. For more information visit www.wfriendsofmusic.org.
The We Can Fly Committee holds a yard sale to help raise funds for the Newfound Regional High School's spring 2013 production of the musical "Peter Pan".
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The Meredith Historical Society's Farm Museum is open to the public.
Noon-4 p.m. Features exhibits of antique farming tools and early farm life. For more information call 279-1190.
16th annual Plymouth Town-Wide Yard Sale coordinated by the Communities for Alcohol and Drug Free Youth (CADY). 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $20 fee for those who want to be included on the yard sale map. To register call 536-9793 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
16th annual New England Homebrewer's Jamboree at Tamworth Family Camping Area in Tamworth. Features homebrew competition, root beer competition for kids, raffles, brewing demonstrations, dinner, live music and awards. $3 fee per homebrew entry. Day tickets are $10 and overnight tickets are $25-35.  Tickets can be purchased at the gate or at www.homebrewsjamboree.com. All proceeds go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of NH.
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.
All compulsive eaters are welcome to attend the Overeaters Anonymous meeting held each Saturday morning from 11 to 12 at the Franklin Hospital.  
The Laconia Farmers' Market. 8 a.m. to noon in the Laconia City Hall parking lot.  A variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, natural meats, seafood, home made baked goods, jelly and breads will be available. Accepts Snap/EBT and credit card payments.
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..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..