Program on the life and canonization of Pope John XXII illustrated and put together by papal historian and author Anura Guruge. 6 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library.
The Wolfeboro Public Library in conjunction with The Lakes Region Genealogical Interest Group will present a program on genealogical research techniques that can be done from home. 7 p.m. at the Wolfeboro Public Library. For more information call 569-2428 or visit www.wolfeborolibrary.org.
Energy Share 6-9 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year-Round. For more information www.gyrla.org.
Concert presented by the Pemigewasset Choral Society. 7:30 p.m. in the Gilford Community Church. Admission is a free will donation. Fore more information call 535-ARTS.
Education night aimed to help individuals learn quick and easy tips to picking good grocery store products in 30 seconds or less. 6:30-8 p.m. at At Healing Lakes Chiropractic with Dr. Valerie Lunnon DC located above Greenlaws music in downtown Laconia. Attendees can also receive a free antioxidant scan. For more information call 965-3642.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Art Blocks 3:30 p.m. To participate in the Art Block program call 286-8971. Classic Book Group featuring the novel "On the Road" by Jack Kerouac beginning at 6 p.m.
Events at Meredith Public Library. Knotty Knitters at the Meredith Public Library 10 a.m. to noon. Mystery Book Group featuring the book Crime of Privilege by Walter Walker 10:30-11:45 a.m. Lego Time 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Events at Gilford Public Library. Toddler Time 10:30- 11:15 a.m. Open Painting at the Library 1:30–3:30 p.m. Conversational French 3:30-4:30 p.m. Canonization of Pope John XXIII program 6-7:30 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.