Annual Adopt A Thon hosted by the New Hampshire Humane Society. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Belknap Mall in Belmont. Dogs and cats of all ages available for adoption. Adopters must have proof of home ownership or rental agreement, current pet vaccination history showing up to date rabies certification and a valid ID showing the adopter is over 21 years of age. For more information call 524-3252 or visit www.nhhumane.org.
Pitman's Freight Room hosts the Kid Pinky Blues Band. 8 p.m. at the Freight Room in Laconia. Admission is $12. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. BYOB.
Santa Claus visits the Kellerhaus. 2-4 p.m. Children invited to stop by for cookies and milk, and a free personalized ornament from Santa.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 9:30 to 11 a.m. each Friday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
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.