8-3-13 Calendar

Book signing with author Catherine Dougherty featuring her novels In Polyester Pajamas and In Woolen Bikinis. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Baywater Book Co. in Center Harbor. For more information call 253-8858.

Meredith Community Forest walk led by Andy Fast Extension Field Specialist, Natural Resources UNH Cooperative Extension. Participants meet at 9 a.m. in the Jenness Hill Road Parking lot in Meredith.

2nd Lakes Region Household Hazardous Waste collection. 8:30 a.m. to noon in Bristol, Center Ossipee, Laconia, and Moultonborough.

Friends of the Pemi Clean-Up Day hosted by the Plymouth Rotary Club. Volunteers should meet at 8 a.m. at the Campton Beach/Mill area. For specific information regarding the days schedule and clean-up venues email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Miss Lakes Region Outstanding Teen 2014 competition. 6 p.m. at the Gilford Youth Center in Gilford. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is $12. For more information call 267-5311.

2nd Annual Book and Bake Sale hosted by the Gilmanton Iron Works Library. 9:30 a.m. to noon at the Gilmanton Iron Works Library.

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the comedic play The 39 Steps. 7:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse campus in Meredith. For ticket prices or for more information call 279-0333 or visit www.winniplayhouse.org.

12th Annual Laconia Multicultural Festival featuring various ethnic foods, arts, crafts, musical performances, parades, dances and more. Food and crafts available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rotary Riverside Park and the Belknap Mill. Shuttle buses available from several downtown parking lots.

Annual Homemade Pie Sale hosted by the Fidelis Missionary Society of Bristol Baptist Church. 8 a.m. until sold out at the Bristol Shop-N-Save parking lot. Pies $8.

Antique and Classic Car Show to benefit the New Hampshire Wind Watch program. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 305 Whittemore Point Road North in Bridgewater. Cars should arrive at 9 a.m. For applications, entry fees, or more information call 744-3632.

The Little Church Theater presents the comedic play The Prisoner of Second Avenue. 8 p.m. at the Little Church Theater located on Route 113 in Holderness. For more information or to purchase tickets call 968-2250.

Bingo for Books 11:30 a.m. at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield.

Gilmonton Old House Tour. Tour 10 of Gilmanton’s finest old homes. Tour times are from noon-5 p.m. and tickets can be bought and/or picked up the day of the tour at the Gilmanton Academy, Route 107 in Gilmanton Corners beginning at 11:30 a.m. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Sue Barr at 267-1905 or 491-3477, stop by the Gilmanton Year Round Library, or visit the library’s website: www.gyrla.org and make your purchase under “Donations” via Visa/MC.

Flea market and bake sale hosted by the Franklin United Methodist Church. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 88 Franklin St. All are welcome. Free coffee and cocoa.

Midsummer Mirth: A Shakespeare Comedy Cabaret. 7:30 p.m. at the Sandwich Town Hall. Performed by Advice To The Players. Tickets are $10 at the door.

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.
Open Door Dinners offer free weekly meal in Tilton. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. An outreach housed at Trinity Episcopal Church on Main Street, downtown. provides a free hot meal open to all members of the community. All are welcome to eat and all are welcome to help out. For more information, especially about volunteering, please call Pastor Mark at 286-3120 or e-mail him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..