Published DateBelknap Mill Quilters Guild meeting featuring a program on quilted coats and McDuff bags. Social hour at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7 p.m. $5 fee for non-members. For more information visit BMQG.org.
Belknap County Republican Committee meeting. 6:30 p.m. at the Top of the Town Restaurant in Belmont. Guest speaker will be N.H. GOP Chair Jennifer Horn.
Lecture on the great fictional detective Sherlock Holmes entitled "The Case of the Wildly Popular Detective". 11 a.m. at the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community in Laconia. Seating is limited. To RSVP call 524-5600.
Start Your Own Business Workshop offered by SCORE Lakes Region and Meredith Village Savings Bank. 5-7:30 p.m. at the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce in Laconia. Tuition is $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Advanced registration recommended by calling 524-0137 or by visiting www.lakesregion.score.org.
Mom and Me free family film showing "A Bug's Life" at Smitty's Cinema in Tilton. Doors open at 11 a.m. followed by the showing at 11:30 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.
Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.
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.