Patricia Crosset presents a program on the basics of setting up a blog. 7 p.m. The program is held as part of the Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group. For more information call 569-2428 or visit www.wolfeborolibrary.org.
Classic Book Group discussion at the Hall Memorial Library. 6 p.m. Featured book is "Slaughterhouse 5" by Kurt Vonnegut.
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.
Events at Gilford Public Library. Drop-In Storytime 11:15 a.m. to noon. Brown Bag Book Discussion 12:30–1:30 p.m. Open Painting at the Library 1:30–3:30 p.m. Crafter’s Corner 6-7:30 p.m. Evening Book Discussion 6:30–7:30 p.m.
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.
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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
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.
Peter Pan presented by Inter-Lakes High School and Middle Tier. 7 p.m. Tickets available at the door.
Annalee Thorndike Art Competition award reception. 7 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.