Lakes Region Camera Club meeting featuring a presentation on Pet Photography presented by professional photographer and writer, Bill Cain. 7 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Meredith. For more information call 340-2359 or visit www.lrcameraclub.com.
Flu vaccination clinic held at Lakes Region General Hospital. 1-7 p.m. Open for people ages three years or older.
1st Lakes Region HOPS into Oktoberfest event presented by T-BONES & Cactus Jacks and held by the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce. Participants will begin boarding the M/S Mount Washington in Weirs Beach. 5:30 p.m. Registration is $25 per person. For more information call 524-5531 or visit www.lakesregionchamber.org.
Question and Answer workshop on Estate & Retirement Income Planning sponsored by Independent Finance Advisors LLC at Franklin Savings Bank Company. 6-8 p.m. at Wesley Woods in Gilford. Refreshments will be served. For more information or to RSVP call 524-4972.
Public flu shot clinic held by the Speare Memorial Hospital at the Ashland Booster Club in Plymouth from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $25 and open to people 18 and older. For more information call 238-2348.
Blood Drive hosted by the American Red Cross. Noon to 5 p.m. at Sacred Heart Hall in Laconia. For more information call 1-800-733-2767.
The Conversation District holds their annual meeting featuring life music with Don Watson, a presentation regarding local grassroots organizations, agricultural projects and results of the NH Governor's Water Sustainability Commission. 6 p.m. in the Huot Building at Laconia High School. For more information call 527-5880.
Events at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library. Crafternoon with Miss Pam 3-5 p.m. Learn what can be created with just a piece of paper. Magic The Gathering. 6-8:30 p.m. All ages and levels are welcome to play! Just bring a deck. No sign up is required.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Tea Time 4-4:30 p.m. Writer's Group, 6 p.m.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Plymouth Area Chess Club meets Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. at Starr King Fellowship, 101 Fairgrounds Road. Form more information call George at 536-1179.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
Giggles & Grins playgroup at Family Resource Center in downtown Laconia (719 No. Main Street, Laconia). Free group for parents children from birth through age 5. For more information call 524-1741.
Families Sharing Without Shame, an open meeting for parents to discuss their child's drug addiction, alcoholism and recovery. 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, except Holidays, Concord Hospital's Fresh Start Therapy Room. For more information call 568-0533.