Reading by Inaugural Poet Robert Banco presented as part of the Eagle Pond Authors' Series at PSU. 7 p.m. in in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center for the Arts. Free tickets available by calling 535-2787.
Card Class at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 6 p.m. $5 material fee due on the night of the class.
Events at Gilford Public Library. Drop-In Storytime, 11:15 a.m. to noon. Open Painting at the Library, 1:30–3:30 p.m. Crafter’s Corner, 6-7:30 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.
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.
Gilmanton Old Home Day Committee meeting. 7 p.m. at the Smith Meeting House. All organizations are welcome to send representatives to discuss their plans for Old Home Day.
Meredith Congregational Church Holy Week service. 7:30 p.m. Maundy Thursday, Tenebrae and Communion Service.
Talk on nature and art at Loon Center in Moultonborough. 7 p.m. Artist and gallery owner Nancy White Cassidy will present.
Sanbornton Congregational Church Holy Week service. 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday Worship Service in the church Sanctuary.