9-18-12 Calendar

Bob Tibbetts discusses the history of local dairy farms who used their own glass milk bottles.  7 p.m. at the Gilman Library in Alton. Program hosted by the Alton Historical Society. Local bottles will be on display.
The Lakes Region Retired Educators' Association meeting at Bob House Restaurant on Route 25 in Moultonborough.
Meeting begins at 11 a.m. followed by a buffet luncheon. Check in begins at 10:30 a.m. $15 cost which includes tax and tip. Reservations can be made by calling 332-5586.
Red Cross blood drive.
3-7 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints at 1225 Old North Main Street. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org.
Gilford Public Library Happenings. Storytime for 3-5 year olds from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. Drop-In Rug Hooking from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Babygarten (Birth to 18 months) from 11:30 a.m. to noon.
Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.
Franklin Regional Hospital hosts its Summer Farmer's Market. 2-5 p.m. on the lawn at FRH. No fee for vendor participation. For more information or vendor registration forms call 934-2060 ext. 8369.
Chess Club meets at the Laconia Public Library on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at St. James Episcopal Church on North Main Street in Laconia. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
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.