Program about "The Lewis and Clark Trail - 200 Years of Change" presented by the Lakes Region Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society. 7 p.m. at the Loon Center. Featured guest Senior Biologist Dr. Pam Hunt will talk about her two trips on the Lewis and Clark Trail.
Free Sit n' Sew at the Quilted Frog. 2-5 p.m. For more information call 366-5600.
The Laconia Improv Club puts on a show to benefit the American Heart Association. 7 p.m. at the Beane Conference Center in Laconia. Tickets are $10 per person. Fifty percent of the proceeds will go toward the American Heart Association.
The Huot Technical Center hosts the Lakes Region Chamber Business After Hours. 4-6 p.m. at the Huot Technical Center in Laconia. Food and beverages provided. For more information call 524-5531.
Card Class at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 6 p.m.
Opening celebration for the new Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center at Speare Memorial Hospital featured during the Plymouth Regional Chamber's Business After Hours. 5-7 p.m. For more information call 536-1001.
Meredith Public Library events. Animals & Me 9:45–10:45 a.m. and 1–2 p.m. Ages 3-5. Snacks served. Teen/Tween Crafternoon 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Events at the Gilford Public Library. Open Painting at the Library 1:30-3:30 p.m. Foreign Movie Night 7-9 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.
Events at the Meredith Public Library. Knotty knitters 10 a.m. to noon. Adult Writer's Group 6:30-7:30 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.
Little Learns Pre-school skating lessons. 10-10:30 a.m. Cost is $10 per person. Adult chaperone $3. Rental skates are $5. For more information visit www.laconiaicearena.com.
Visit the Gilman Library in Alton on Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. for a thought provoking game of chess and Pajama Story Time with Miss Bailey. Boards and game pieces for chess will be provided.
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.