Gilford Public Library Events. Toddler Time 10:30-11 a.m. Conversational French 3:30-4:30 p.m. Crafter's Corner 6-7:30 p.m. Foreign Movie Night 7-9 p.m.
Writer's Group at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 5:30 p.m.
Lance Houston and his jazz band perform at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $12. BYOB.
Blood Drive held by the American Red Cross. Noon to 5 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Hall in Laconia. For more information call 1-800-733-2767 or visit online at redcrossblood.org.
Work Out Laconia featuring yoga, Zumba, kick boxing, hula hooping and walking. 9-9:30 a.m. at Opechee Park. Open to all members of the public.
Lakes Region Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society holds its Annual Meeting featuring a program titled "Learningfrom Loons: Lead, Health & the Environment." Doors open at 5:30 p.m. followed by a pot luck supper beginning at 6 p.m. Attendee's are asked to bring food and their own plates and utensils.
Events at the Meredith Public Library. Knotty Knitters 10 a.m. to noon. Lego Time! 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Laconia Main Street Outdoor Marketplace. 3-7 p.m. in the Municipal Parking Lot in downtown Laconia. Market features fresh produce, bread, local meat, flowers, wine, treats, crafts, and live entertainment. Held rain or shine.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Plymouth Area Chess Club meets Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. at Starr King Fellowship, 101 Fairgrounds Road. Form more information call George at 536-1179.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
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.