4-19-14 Calendar

The LHS Key Club holds a remembrance service for Lilyanna Johnson at the boat launch on Messer Street from 12-2 p.m. Under poor weather conditions the event will be held in the Laconia Middle School. All community members invited to attend the ceremony. Floating candles, bumper stickers, and bracelets will be available during the ceremony. All donations/proceeds from the event will go towards the scholarship in her name.

Enterprise Center at Plymouth sponsors a graphic design workshop to assist small businesses in designing their own website. 9 a.m. to noon. Cost of $25 per person. Reservations can be made by calling 535-3222 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Electronic Waste Collection Day sponsored by the Laconia-Gilford Lions Club. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lowe's Parking Lot in Gilford. Electronic items range from smaller items such as phones and computers to larger items including dryers and refrigerators. For more information call 527-0089 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Quarterly Antiques Appraisal Day hosted by the Laconia Historical and Museum Society. 2-4 p.m. at the Laconia Antiques Center in downtown Laconia. Cost is $5 per appraisal. Proceeds benefit the Laconia Historical and Museum Society.

Spring Car Care Check-Up event hosted by Automotive Technology students at Lakes Region Community College. 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the LRCC Campus. Proceeds benefit students traveling to attend the SkillsUSA National Skills and Leadership Conference in Kansas City, MO. Inspection free but donations gladly accepted.

Inaugural "Climb and Grind Rail Jam" event held at Abenaki Ski Area in Wolfeboro. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Skiers and riders will be free to hike the hills and utilize the rail garden near the base of the mountain. The rail jam contest runs from 2-3 p.m. Entry fee of $10 required.

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

Walker Brothers Circus at Laconia Ice Arena. Shows at 3 and 5:30 p.m. Adult tickets are $15, two children are admitted free with each adult. Additional children's tickets are $5 each.

Sant Bani School students perform comedy The Bug. 7 p.m. Admission is $4, $2 for students and senior citizens.

EasterFest celebration put on by Belmont Baptist Church, Lochmere Baptist Church and Grace Capital Church. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Belmont Elementary School. Egg hunt, bouncy house and climbing wall, hot dogs, all free of charge.

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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
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..

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.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Gilford Community Church Fellowship Hall. 8 to 10 a.m. Parents are encouraged to bring their own camera. Cost for the breakfast is $3 per child and $5 per adult.

Book discussion group meets at Grace Wellness Center in Meredith. 6 to 8 p.m. Book to be discussed is "Peace is Every Step".