5-22-14 Calendar

Sanbornton Democrats meeting featuring a discussion regarding the Lakes Region Democrat Summit and the New Hampshire Democrat Party Convention. 6:30 p.m. at the Sanbornton Public Library.

Free Device Workshop held by U.S. Cellular to help current or potential smartphone users learn more about devices. 5-7 p.m. at 75 Laconia Road in Tilton. For more information or to RSVP for this event call 286-2388.

Open house hosted by The Community School in South Tamworth held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Student led tours begin at 11 a.m. followed by lunch. Question and answer forum for parents at 1 p.m. For more information or to register call 323-7000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Grassroots training program designed to bring volunteers, activists, and community members dedicated to elect strong, Democratic leaders in Belknap County. 5:15 p.m. at the Meredith Community Center. Program hosted by the Belknap County Democratic Committee. All local Democrats are welcome to attend. For more information call 491-6913.

Events at Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Art Blocks program 3:30 p.m. for kids ages 10-12. To participate in the Art Block program call 286-8971. Card Class 6 p.m. Advanced registration required. $5 materials fee due the night of the class.

Community Dinner hosted by the Altrusa Club of Meredith. 5:30 p.m. at the Congregational Church on Highland Street in Meredith. Attendees may begin arriving at 4:45 p.m. Menu includes pork tenderloin, mashed potatoes, peas, tossed salad, rolls, desserts, tea and coffee. Reservations required by calling 279-8772. Free of charge, donations are greatly appreciated. 

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. 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.

Irwin Ford hosts Drive 4 UR School event. 3 to 7 p.m. Test drives raise money for Laconia High School.
Heart of the Lakes Sufi Center monthly class focusing on the Topic of Breath. 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Laconia. Classes are free and run one hour. All are welcome. For more information call 832-3550 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Better Together meeting. 4 to 6 p.m. at the Laconia Middle School.

Events at Meredith Public Library. Knotty Knitters 10 a.m. to noon. Lego Time 3:30-4:30 p.m.