9-21-13 Calendar

Pitman's Freight Room hosting acoustic duo The Sweetbloods, followed by folk rock group The Wharf Rats. 7:30 p.m. at Pitman's in Laconia. Tickets are $10 per person, $36 for a table of four if purchased in advance. BYOB. Soda and light refreshments available. For more information or for advance tickets call 292-7875.

Meat Bingo sponsored by the American Legion Post 33. 3 p.m. at the Post at 6 Plymouth Street in Meredith.

7th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale held rain or shine around Ashland. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Maps showing the sale locations will be sold for $1 at Memorial Park in downtown Ashland.

The American Legion Post 1 will offering rounds Meat Bingo beginning at 3 p.m. The event will take place at the American Legion Post 1 headquarters located at 849 North Main Street in Laconia.
The Back Room at The Mill Fudge Factory will be hosting folk and light rock artist Audrey Drake. 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information call 744-0405 or email www.themillfudgefactory.com.

J.P. Polidoro will speak about his writing, self-publishing and self-promotion of books. 1 p.m. at the New Durham Public Library. For more information call 859-2201.

The public is invited to meet the September Artist at the of Gilmanton Julianne Morse during a meet the artist reception. 1:30-3 p.m. at the Library on NH Route 140 opposite Gilmanton School.

The documentary "Northern Trespass" will be shown at the Franklin Opera House at 7 p.m. The documentary will address how the Northern Pass will affect property values, the tourism industry, the White Mountain National Forest, the Appalachian Mountain Scenic Trail, and history sights. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door.

The Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy in Meredith hosts a grand reopening event to celebrate the store expansion. Beginning at 7:30 a.m. Food sampling, gift cards and other activities held throughout the day.

Walk in the Woods conducted by Speaking for Wildlife. 10 a.m. to noon around Knowles Pond in Northfield. Participants are encouraged to bring water and bug repellent.

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..

Lakes Region Lyme Support Group meeting. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Laconia Middle School. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.

Elizabeth Von Trapp presents a concert at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Ashland. 7 p.m. No charge for admission, but a free-will offering will be taken.

Broadway Idol contest at Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 7:30 p.m. 15 local singers will compete. $10 admission and $1 per audience member votes. Proceeds will support the theatre and the playhouse's educational programming.