10-17-12 Calendar

Housing industry focused political forum with State Senators, senatorial and gubernatorial candidates held by the Lakes Region Builders & Remodelers Association (LRBRA). 4-5:30 p.m. at the Carriage house at Church Landing in Meredith. For more information call 455-1594 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Blackstones hosts Yoron Israel's High Standards Quartet.
8 p.m. at the Margate Resort in Laconia. Tickets are $12 and may be purchased in advance through the Margate front desk or at the door. For more information call (518) 793-3183 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Belknap County Republican Committee (BCRC) meeting featuring local candidates running for office in any and all of the Belknap County towns.
6:30 p.m. at the Top of the Town Restaurant on Ladd Hill. Those interested in dinner should arrive around 5 p.m. Meetings are open to Republicans and like-minded Independents. 
Lakes Region Tea Party monthly meeting.
7 p.m. at the Moultonborough Public Library. State Senator Jeanie Forrester will speak.
Plymouth State University presents the first workshop of their new Tourism Development Toolkits program entitled, How to Develop Successful Travel Itineraries: Collaborating to Attract Visitors. 9 a.m. to noon at the Savage Welcome Center on the PSU campus. Those interested in attending should call 535-2364 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Lakes Region Talks series featuring a presentation on the history of Gunstock by Gilford author Carol Lee Anderson.
7 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. The program is free and open to the public. For more information about the Lakes Region Talks monthly series call 524-8813.
Free program on Medicare Part D and the 2012 Prescription Drug Plans.
7 p.m. at the Taylor Community in Laconia. Participants should bring medication list, a pen and paper. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat call 524-5600. Those with Medicare Part D questions can call 528-6945 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.
Free mid-day mediation.
11:15 a.m., 12:15 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. at Wild Women's Studio located at 70 Church Street in Laconia.
Tilton/Northfield Hall Memorial Library Happenings. Story time at 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Arts and crafts featuring Halloween mask making.3:30 p.m.
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. .
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.