Family Fun Event, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 1 p.m. Bring the whole family and join in the fun activities.
Colonial New Hampshire program, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 7:15 p.m. Presentation by Jere Daniell.
Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.
Archery lessons, Arthur Tilton Ice Rink, Varney Point Road, Gilford; beginners' session, 4-5 p.m., intermediates' session, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Fee. For more information contact Gilford Parks and Rec 527-4722.
Ecology cruise of Lake Winnipesaukee, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., depart from Weirs Beach. Charge. Sponsored by Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association. Call 603-581-6632 for more information.
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center presents "The Elusive Lynx," one in a series of lectures on animals in peril, 7 p.m., Science Center, Route 113, Holderness. Contact: 603-968-7194 or visit www.nhnature.org
Events at Gilford Public Library: Rug Hooking, 10:30-noon; Cupcake Wars (Teens), 3-4 p.m.; Author Marshall Adair, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Opening reception for River Crew Art program exhibit, 5-8 p.m., Belknap Mill, Beacon Street East, Laconia. Exhibit continues throughout July, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Puppet show, 1:30 p.m., Franklin Public Library.
Chess Club meets at the Laconia Public Library on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.)
Teen Advisory Group, experimenting with science, 4 p.m., Belmont Public Library.
Wildlife Encounters live animal show, 2-3 p.m., Meredith Community Center, all ages.
Event at Hall Library, Northfield: Hand and Foot Canasta, 10:30 a.m.
New Hampshire storytelling program, 7 p.m., Gilman Library, Alton; storyteller Rebecca Rule leads a discussion about life in the Granite State titled "That Reminds Me of a Story."
Hooks and Needles, Meredith Community Center, 9:30-11 a.m.; group is for knitters and quilters to have fun and to create productive projects.
Meeting to discuss and receive public comment on proposed intersection safety improvements on Route 104 at Meredith Center Road and Chase Road in Meredith, 6 p.m., Meredith Community Center.
Program on the Plant Family, creators of Castle in the Clouds, 7:30 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library, talk and book-signing by Dr. Barry Rodrigue, author of "A Castle in the Clouds: Tom Plant and the American Dream;" sponsored by the Moultonborough Heritage Commission.
Winnipesaukee Playhouse production of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," 7:30 p.m., Mainstage theater, 50 Reservoir Road, Meredith. Call 603-279-0333, or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org
Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Miss Saigon," 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium. Contact 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com
Talk on history of New Hampshire's Native Americans, Gilmanton Year-Round Library, Route 140, Gilmanton; talk by Dartmouth Professor Jere Daniell.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a pick-up co-ed volleyball program for adults ages 18 and up from 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. This program runs each Tuesday through the spring. There is a $2 fee per participant, per evening. No pre registration is required. For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
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.
Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.