2-15-14 Calendar

Winterfest 2014 hosted by the Squam Lakes Association. Noon to 3 p.m. at the SLA Headquarters in Holderness. For more information call 968-7336 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Valentines Sock Hop dance at the Wicwas Lake Grange Hall located at on Meredith Center Road in Meredith. 6 p.m. Cost is $5 per adult, children under 13 are free. Refreshments will be available.

Meat Bingo event hosted by the American Legion Post 33. 3 p.m. at the Post located at 6 Plymouth Street in Meredith. All proceeds directly benefit the Kylee Flint Education Fund.

National Youth Enrollment Day, a health insurance enrollment event, hosted by Health Consortium. 10 a.m. to noon at the Pease Public Library in Plymouth. For more information call 259-3700 x253 or visit www.nchcnh.org

Friends of Belmont Football's Inaugural Ice Fishing Derby held on Lake Winnipesaukee. Derby headquarters are located at Winnisquam Market and Deli on Route 3 in Winnisquam. Entry fee is $20 for adults and $10 for kids. 

Comfort Food Buffet held at the First Congregational Church of Meredith. 5:30-7 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. For more information call 279-6271 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

American Legion Post 1 Meat Raffle to benefit membership and youth programs. 2 p.m. at 849 N Main Street in Laconia Non-Smoking Event.

World Championship Sled Dog Derby schedule. Six dog classic race 9:30 a.m. Three-dog junior race starts at noon. Open class race 1:30 p.m. Both races begin and end near the intersection of North Main Street and Parade Road near the former state correctional facility in Laconia.

Social gathering at Patrick's Pub and Eatery to celebrate the World Championship Sled Dog Derby. 7 p.m. at Patrick's Pub in Gilford.

Cake auction held to benefit the Gilmanton Cub Scout Pack 242 to raise money for their overnight trip to the Montshire Museum. 6-8 p.m. at the old town hall in Gilmanton Iron Works. For more information call 496-5379 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Share Fair event designed to retrieve, preserve, and share the core tangible elements of family and community history. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. Event free and open to the public. For more information call Judy at 524-6580.

Free Sit n' Sew at the Quilted Frog. 2-5 p.m. For more information call 366-5600.

"That's SNOW FUN either" fundraising event to benefit the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth Hitchcock. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Backwoods Farm Rumney. Attendees are welcome to bring their own 4X4 vehicle, ATV or snow machine. Entry fee is $7 per person and children younger than 8 admitted free. Photo booth sponsored by Captured Om Time Photography.

Night of live comedy at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia featuring comedian Tony V. 8 p.m. Admission is $15. Doors open at 7 p.m. BYOB. For reservations or more information call 527-0043 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the performance Of Mice and Men. 7:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse at 50 Reservoir Road in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for seating in the orchestra and $10 for seating in the balcony. For more information or to order tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

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

Comfort Food Dinner at the First Congregational Church in Meredith. 5:30-7 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults and $4 for children. Dinner includes chicken n' biscuits, scalloped potatoes, meatloaf, mac n' cheese, dessert and beverages.

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..

Tilton Winter Farmers' Market. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. across Rte. 3 from Tilton AutoServ. Over 40 vendors. www.TiltonWinterFarmersMarket.com.

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.

LYME 411 Support Group. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley Woods' Community Room behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. 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.