Local author Abi Maxwell speaks about her book 'Lake People' at the Meredith Public Library. 3 p.m. in the Function Room of the Library. For more information call 279-6150.
Bob Craycraft from UNH Lakes Lay Monitoring Program talks about how data is collected and tested on Lake Winnipeasukee for Water Quality Monitoring. 12:30 p.m. on board the M/S Mount Washington Cruise. This program is part of the Watershed Association's Summer Speaker Series. For more information call 581-6632.
"Meet the Quilters" program during the Country Village Quilt Guild meeting. 1:30 p.m. in the Moultonborough Life Safety Building.
Wayne from Maine performs uplifting and fun music as part of the Belknap Mill's Outdoor Concert Series. 6:30 p.m. at Rotary Park Laconia.
Artists Kathi Smith and B Millner speak about their solo art exhibits currently on display at the Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery in Center Sandwich. For more information call 284-7728 or visit patricialaddcarega.com.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the comedic play The 39 Steps. 7:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse campus in Meredith. A post show Q&A will take place with the cast and crew. For ticket prices or for more information call 279-0333 or visit www.winniplayhouse.org.
Weirs Times and Cocheo Times Editor Brendan Smith shares some life adventures during his transition from a Flatlander from Long Island, New York. 7 p.m. at the Lake Winnipesaukee Museum in Laconia. For more information call 366-5950 or visit www.lwhs.us.
Free outdoor harmony by the Lakes Region Chordsmen and other choruses and quartets. Weirs-Winnipesaukee Marketplace bleachers Wednesday evenings through August 7, 7:30-9 p.m.
Events at the Meredith Public Library. Hedgehog Family Story Hour 10-11 a.m. Friends of the Library at the Meredith Library welcome local author Abigail Maxwel to discuss her book Lake People 3-4:30 p.m. Teen/Tween Book Club discussing The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan. 4-5 p.m.
Gilford Public Library Events. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check–Out–An–Expert! 10 a.m. to noon. Social Bridgem10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Babygarten 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts 3:30 p.m.
Concert by Gilford Community Band, Gilford Village Field, 7:30 p.m. In event of rain, concert will be held in Gilford High School auditorium.
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.
The Country Village Quilt Guild meets 1:30pm on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building behind the Police and Fire Station on Rt 25 in Moultonborough, NH. All are welcome. For information call 279-3234 or visit our website at Country Village Quilt Guild.