115th Gilmanton Old Home Day. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Smith Meeting House. Arts and crafts, children's games, animals, Tug-Of-War, antique car show, bean hole beans. Puppet show held at 10:30 a.m.
Lakes Region Waterski Boat Classic sponsored by Mike Testa State Farm Insurance and Winnisquam Marine. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the point area of Opechee Park in Laconia. Free boat rides available.
Wine and Chocolate night featuring live jazz music by local musician Benjamin O'Brien. 6-9 p.m. at the Black Swan Inn located in Tilton. $17 admission fee. For more information call 286-4524.
Annual Belknap County 4H Fair featuring animal exhibits, demonstrations, entertainment, and various contests for children. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Belkap County 4H Fairground in Belmont. For more information visit www.bc4Hfair.org.
BBQ fundraiser to help local cancer victim Robin Mudgett pay for medical expenses. 4:30-8:30 p.m. at the Village Kitchen in Moultonborough. Cost is $10 per person. All money will go directly to pay Robin's medical bills.
Lakes Region author Peter Miller will sign copies of his recently published book "So Fade the Lovely: A New England Mystery" at Moulton Farm in Meredith. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Printmaker and artist Alma Grand conducts a demonstration and hands-on workshop showcasing her innovative painting techniques. 9 a.m. to noon at the Newfound Audubon Center in Hebron. $10 for adults and $6 for children. For more information or to register call 744-3516.
"Meet the author" event hosted by Annie's Book Stop in Laconia featuring guest authors James Novak and Catherine Dougherty. 10 a.m. at Annie's Book Stop.
Alton Old Home Day festivities. Craft Fair held by the Community Church of Alton 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Parade downtown begins at 2 p.m.
Performance of Much Ado About Nothing held at the Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage. 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for seniors/students. For tickets or more information call 986-6253, email contact@AdviceToThePlayers.org, or visit www.AdviceToTheplayers.org.
Meatloaf supper hosted by the Bristol Baptist Church. 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $3.50 for children under 12 years of age. Family price is $25. For more information call 744-3885.
Belmont Old Home Day featuring the 2013 theme "Belmont Pride". Road race registration begins at 8:15 a.m. at Belmont Middle School. Race starts at 9 am. Parade at 1 p.m. down Main Street. Activities on Bryant Field begin at 6:30 p.m. Fireworks 9:30 p.m. For more information call 998-3525.
Lakes Region Scuffers hold line dancing lessons at the Rotary Ampitheatre in Plymouth. 4-5 p.m. Class is beginner friendly. Donations kindly accepted.
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.
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.