Book discussion group, Gilmanton Public Library, 7 p.m. Discussion of "The Red Tent."
Teen Advisory Group, experimenting with science, 4 p.m. Belmont Public Library.
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.
Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.
Nooners Book Group, noon, Hall Memorial Library, Northfield; discussion of "Hanna's Daughters" by Marianne Fredrickson.
Magic program featuring Scott Jameson, 1:30 p.m., Franklin Public Library.
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.
Farmers Market, 3-6 p.m., Franklin Regional Hospital lawn, Franklin.
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.)
Events at Gilford Public Library: Rug Hooking, 10:30 a.m.-noon; Songs with Tom Sieling (preschool-Grade 4) 3-4 p.m.; Living with Coyotes, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Event at Meredith Library: Movie Night, 5-7:20 p.m., showing of "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban," rated PG.
Walking tour, Smith Meetinghouse Cemetery, Gilmanton, 6 p.m., Meetinghouse grounds, off Route 140, Gilmanton; organized by the Gilmanton Historical Society.
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
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
Squam Lakes Natural Science Center presents "Bats in Decline," 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
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.
Moultonborough Toastmaster meeting. 6 p.m. at the town library. Everyone from surrounding towns also welcome to attend. Toastmasters develop speech practice that is self-paced and specific to an individuals needs. For more information call 476-5760.