12-7-13 Calendar

Pancake Breakfast and Books, Baubles and Bake Sale hosted by the Sanbornton Congregational Church-UCC. Breakfast 8:30-10 a.m. Sale 8:30 a.m. to noon. Breakfast charge is $5 per person or $15 maximum for family.

Pitman's Freight Room hosts Tyler Road. 8 p.m. at the Freight Room in Laconia. BYOB.

Bearcamp Valley Garden Club Christmas in the Village. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the green in Center Sandwich.

The Plymouth State University Contemporary Dance Ensemble presents an evening of dance at the Hanaway Theater at the Silver Center for the Arts. 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for seniors and youth. For more information or tickets call 535-2787.

Saturday Night Meltdown at the Laconia Ice Area. 6-7 p.m. Live DJ, public skating laser light show, games and prizes.

The Masonic Christmas Flea Market held at the Masonic Building in Tilton from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Features various holiday gifts and goods.

Meat Raffle at the American Legion Post 1 in Laconia. 3 p.m. at 849 North Main Street, Laconia.

Karaoke Event hosted by the American Legion Post 33 in Meredith. 8 p.m. at the Post. $5 donation requested.

Annual Craft Fair at the Gilford Middle School and High School. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Food available at the event. Proceeds benefit the GHS Senior Class of 2014.

The First United Methodist Church of Gilford holds a Living Nativity at the Methodist Church. 2 p.m. Those part of the performance should arrive at 1:45 p.m. Costumes provided. For more information or to become involved in the presentation call 524-3289.

The Blue Star Mothers of NH hold the Wreaths of Remembrance ceremony at the POW/MIA Memorial in Hesky Park in Meredith. 11 a.m.

Pancake breakfast in the company of Santa Clause and his elves from 8:30-10:30 a.m. in the Inter-Lakes High School Cafeteria in Meredith. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students and free for kids three and under. Proceeds benefit the ILHS Class of 2015.

Street Car Company will present 'Seussical Jr.' 7 p.m. in the LHS auditorium. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by calling streetcarcompany.com.

The Unitarian Universalist Holiday Fair featuring a "theme" basket raffle, gifts, baked goods and a cookie walk. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Laconia. Lunch served beginning at 11 a.m.

Ladies Guild Christmas Craft Fair, Bake Sale, and Chowder Lunch. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Campton Congregational Church. Lunch served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Friends of the Library Open House and Meeting at the Meredith Library 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friends Meeting at noon follows the Friends Open House

The Inter-Lakes Children's Theater presents "A Charlie Brown Christmas" featuring local teens and tweens. 11 a.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium. Tickets are $8. Craft session held for kids before the shows and punch and cookies with the cast after the shows. Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 1-888-245-637 or at interlakestheatre.com.

Altrusa Festival of Trees Noel Shoppe at the Waukewan Golf Club . 2-8 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children.

Annual Christmas Wreath Sale and Craft Fair hosted by the Sanbornton Historical Society. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sanbornton Historical Society. Wreaths are $12-$42. To preorder them call 286-9590 or download a form at lanetavern.org. For more information call 286-4526 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Lakes Region historian Carol Lee Anderson signs her latest work The New England Life of Bob Montana: Beyond the Archie Comic Strip. 2-4 p.m. at Innisfree Bookshop in the Mill Falls Marketplace in Meredith.

The 2013-2014 Tilton Winter Farmers' Market opens. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. across from AutoServ in Tilton at the Old Agway Building.

Opechee Garden Club Greens and Gift Boutique, Bake Shoppe and Raffle. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.

Prospect Mountain High School Craft Fair to support the Class of 2014, Class of 2015 and World Cultures Club. 8-11 a.m. breakfast followed by the craft fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Breakfast is $5 for adults, $4 for children ages 12 and under. Trees available at the craft fair from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for $30 each.

Annual Christmas Fair hosted by the Bristol United Church of Christ Women's Fellowship. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Tapply-Thompson Community Center holds its third annual 5K Jingle Mingle. 9 a.m. registration and 10 a.m. race start. Cost is $25 the day of the race. Canned good donations accepted.

Inter-Lakes Summer Theater presents "A Broadway Christmas Carol" featuring various parodies of well known Broadway show tunes. 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium in Meredith. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by calling 1-888-245-6374.

Lego Club at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 10:30-11:30 a.m.

22nd Annual Christmas Guitar Concert at the Belknap Mill featuring Ed Gerhard. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance and $25 at the door. To purchase tickets or for more information call 664-7200 or visit www.edgerhard.com.

The Lakeport Community Association holds its Christmas at the Freight House. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. held behind Lakeport Fire Station in the Box Car.

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..

Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.