9-14-13 Calendar

Comedy legends Kenny Rogerson and Ace Aceto perform at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased in advance by calling 527-0043. BYOB.

Singing of the book A Family Affair with author Maxwell MacPherson Jr. 2 p.m. at the Minot Sleeper Library in Bristol. For more information call 877-727-0697.

The Canterbury Artisan Festival featuring traditional artisan arts and crafts, a farmers market, music, artisan food, and demonstrations. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Canterbury Shaker Village. Tickets are $12/adults, $6/children ages 6-17, free for children under the age of 6. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.shakervillage.org.

New Hampshire Coffee Shop Festival Sponsored by the Bank of New Hampshire. 1-5 p.m. along Main Street in Laconia. Event features nine coffee vendors, food vendors, live jazz music by the Lorentz Trio, "Java Games" and more.

Traditional New England bean supper with hotdogs, brown bread, various sides, drinks and desserts. 5-7 p.m. at the Moultonborough United Methodist Church. Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children under 10.

Leavitt Park Carnival featuring games, dunking booths, bingo, food, at 50/50 raffle and more. 3-6 p.m. It will be held inside in the case of rain. For more information call 998-1418.

Hans Hug Jr. presents his program "The Underwater History of Lake Winnipesaukee". 11 a.m. at the Lake Winnipesaukee Museum. Admission is free to LWHS members and $5 for non-members. For more information or to reserve  seat call 366-5950.

Annual "Ride to Remember" to benefit the New Hampshire Veterans Home Resident Benefit Fund hosted by the Alton American Legion Riders Chapter 72. 11 a.m. at the American Legion Post 72 in Alton. Registration runs from 9-10:30 a.m. Registration fee is $15 per rider, plus an additional $5 fee per passenger.

Home funeral workshop focusing on the benefits, legal rights, and responsibilities of holding home funerals. All day at the Starr King Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall in Plymouth. For more information or to register call 236-9495 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Second annual Festival of Flight hosted by the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. The festival kicks off at 9 a.m. at the Science Center in Holderness. The day features balloon rides, live bird presentations, activities and more. For more information or for ticket prices visit www.nhnature.org or call 968-7194.

NH Coffee Fest featuring multiple coffee vendors from around the state, live jazz music, and contests. 1-5 p.m. in downtown Laconia. For more information call 455-2084.

Fourth Annual Harvest Festival held at Prescott Farm in Laconia. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information visit www.prescottfarm.org or call 366-5695.

Potluck dinner at Kelly's Corner Schoolhouse in Gilmanton. 6-8 p.m. Donations to the maintenance fund appreciated.

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..