3-12-14 Calendar

Belknap County Republican Committee monthly meeting. 6:30 p.m. at the Top of the Town Restaurant in Belmont. Guest speaker will be Jim Rubens, candidate for U.S. Senate. Those interested in dinner or social hour should arrive as early as 5 p.m. Open to all Republicans and like-minded independents. Those who attend are asked to bring non-perishable food items for donation.

Events at the Meredith Public Library. Animals and Me 9:45–10:45 a.m. Young Writer's Group 3:30–4:30 p.m.

Events at the Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check-Out-An-Expert 10 a.m. to noon. Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Award winning art quilter Linda Punturieri of Moultonborough presents a trunk show of her quilts at the monthly meeting of the Belknap Mill Quilters Guild. 7 p.m. at the Lake Opechee Inn & Spa Conference Center in Laconia. Admission is $5 per person.

Presentation covering the topic of "being scammed" featuring a question and answer portion discussing the topic "Fraud and You" presented by the Police Chiefs from Holderness and Ashland in conjunction with a representative from Meredith Village Savings Bank. 11:30 a.m. at the Holderness Fire Department. For more information call 603-968-2303.

Lakes Region Flag Football League's Spring 2014 Season information night open to all veteran and rookie players ages 4-17. 5:30-7 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Elementary School's multipurpose room. For more information or to register visit lrffl.com.

Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet each Wednesday for fun, entertainment and education. Meetings provide an opportunity for older citizens to to meet for pure social enjoyment and the club helps the community with philanthropic work.
Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.
Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Wednesday nights at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church in Belmont. Call/ leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 for more information.
Zentangle workshop held every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Vynart Gallery located at 30 Main Street in Meredith. For more information call 279-0557.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 18 Veterans Square in Laconia.
Franklin VNA & Hospice will hold a free Hospice volunteer training class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the VNA office in Franklin. For more information or to register for Hospice volunteer classes, contact Beth or Bruce at Franklin VNA & Hospice at (603) 934-3454. (Through December 18th)
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

Alzheimer's Caregiver's support group meeting at Live Free Home Health Care in New Hampton. 5 p.m. The group meets on the second Wednesday of each month. To reserve a place in the group for more information call 254-7397.