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.
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.