9-5-12 Calendar

Gilford Public Library Happenings. Social Bridge 10:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Gilford Writers' Group 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
The Moultonborough Hazard Mitigation Plan Committee holds a committee meeting to continue updating its 2007 Hazard Mitigation Plan. 9 a.m. at the Moultonborough Town Hall, 6 Holland Street. For more information visit http://www.moultonborough.org or call Chief David Bengtson at 476-5658.
Blackstones hosts the Left Ear Trio featuring NYC guitarist Michael-Louis Smith.
8 p.m. at the Margate Resort in Laconia. General admission is $12 and $5 for students a the door. Tickets can be purchased at the door, or in advance by visiting the Margate or contacting them at 524-5210. For more information call (518) 793-3183.  
Hall Memorial Happenings.
Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts. 3:30 p.m. Pinch Pots – Make a pinch pot with air-dry clay and paint it the following week.
Member of the Country Village Quilt Guide teaches the Japanese method for Kanzashi Fabric Flowers.
1:30-3 p.m. at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building on Rt. 25. Free kits will be provided. Supplies needed include— a needle, scissors, strong quilting thread, tacky glue, pins and a decorate button. Preview flowers can be found by Googling Kanzashi Flowers.
The Lakes Region Planning Commission Transportation Technical Advisory Committee meeting.
2 p.m. at the Humiston Building, 103 Main Street in Meredith. Features a information on current studies and a program aiming to reduce highway fatalities. All members of the public are welcome to attend. For more information call 279-8171.
Sen. Jeanie Forrester of Senate District 2 hosts public information forums regarding the state's new Voter ID law.
6-7 p.m. at Pease Public Library in Plymouth. 
The Lakes Region Returned Educators holds a Breakfast Social. 8:30 a.m. at Country Cook'n Lakeside Restaurant, located across from the Wal-Mart entrance in Gilford. Each person is responsible for their meals cost. To make reservations for the event call 528-8028.
The Country Village Quilt Guild meets 1:30pm on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building behind the Police and Fire Station on Rt 25 in Moultonborough, NH. All are welcome. For information call 279-3234 or visit our website at Country Village Quilt Guild. 
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.
Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks. (Every Wednesday).
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/ leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 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.