Cancer Survivors Day celebration, 4-6 p.m., Lakes Region General Hospital atrium, 80 Highland St., Laconia. Survivors will be on hand to sign the LRGH Cancer Survivors Day 2014 banner.
Reception honoring retiring Holderness Central School teacher Ruth Harlow, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Walter's Basin, Rte. 3, Holderness.
Meet author Mark Okrant 5:30 p.m., Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon Street East, Laconia. The evening will include a presentation by Okrant for three of his books. Okrant will be available to sign copies of his books following a question and answer session. This event is free and open to the public.
First program in the New Hampshire Boat Museum's summer lecture series will be entitled "Angling in the Smile of the Great Spirit" presented by author, speaker, professor and angler Dr. Hal Lyon. For more information visit www.nhbm.org or call 569-4554.
Alton Book Chat book discussion group will discuss the chose title The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz.7 p.m. at the Gilman Library in Alton. To reserve a copy of the book call 875-2550.
Events at the Meredith Public Library. Meredith Library Computer Club 10-11 a.m. TAB Meeting for 10-18-year-olds who want to have a say about their library and community 3:30–4:30 p.m. Trustees of the Meredith Public Library Meeting 6-7:30 p.m.