Published Date50's and 60's Sock Hop at the Wicwas Lake Grange in Meredith. 6-9 p.m. $5 for all those over 12 years of age. Refreshments available.
Opening reception for art exhibit 'Terra Vegrandis' created by artist Kirk Membry's work. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Studio in Laconia. For more information call 455-8008.
Comedy Night at Pitman's Freight room featuring Kenny Rogerson, Steve Scarfo and Dave Decker. 8 p.m. at Pitman's in Laconia. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased through Pitman's in advance or at the door. BYOB.
Duck nesting box workshop hosted by the Squam Lakes Association. 9-10:30 a.m. at the SLA Resource Center in Holderness. Free registration online at www.squamlakes.org/programs/online-program-registration.
Free lacrosse clinic for Belmont Middle School girls. 4:30-6 p.m. at Belmont High School. Mouth guards required and will be available for $3.
J.P. Polidoro, Ph. D. speaks with prospective authors about his experiences with self-publishing, writing, and self-promotion of his books. 2-4 p.m.
Cupcakes for a Cause Fundraiser held by the Lakes Region Habitat for Humanity. 1-3 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. Admission is $10.
Annual traditional St. Patrick's Day feast hosted by the Saint Andre Bassette Catholic Parish. 5:30 p.m. at the St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall off of Union Avenue in Laconia. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for children and may be purchased at the Parish office. For more information or to reserve a ticket call 524-9609.
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. Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.
Lakes Region Lyme Support Group meeting. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Laconia Middle School. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.