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7-21-15 Calendar

Events at Hall Memorial Library. Spanish Club, 10 a.m. Craft Tuesday, 11-3 p.m., $5 hourly fee is due on the day of the class, stay for as little or as long as you like. Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. Project Teen, 3 p.m., outdoor games.

Open house for Landing Zone Patio Bar and Grille, 3:15-6 p.m., Gunstock Mountain Resort, Gilford. 

Google workshop for businesses, 4 p.m., Lamprey Real Estate office, 249 Whittier Highway, Center Harbor. Free. Hosted by Center Harbor Community Development Association, Moultonborough Public Library, Meredith Chamber of Commerce, and Google.

Gathering to discuss options for community members to invest in local businesses, 6:30 p.m., Wayfarer Coffee Roasters, Main St., downtown Laconia. Info: Karen Barker, 528-8560 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

One-woman depiction of Mary Todd Lincoln performed by Sally Mummy, 7 p.m., Gilman Library, 100 Main St. Alton. Free. Sponsored by Alton Historical Society with financial support fromn New Hampshire Humanities Council.

Noted expert on bears Ben Kilham gives presentation, 7 p.m., Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, off Route 11, Alton Bay. Free. Sponsored by Alton Garden Club.

Talk on threat road salt poses to clean water, 7 p.m., Squam Lakes Association, Route 3, Holderness. To reserve space call: 968-7194. 

Events at Meredith Public Library: Getting Started with Genealogy, 10-11 a.m., sign-up required; Great Stone Face Award Team, 3:30-4:30 p.m., this week's featured nomination is The Vanishing Coin by Kate Egan; (Not So) Elementary, My Dear Watson 6:30 p.m.-7:45 p.m., guest speaker Ann McClellan delves into Sherlock Holmes' enduring popularity. Sponsored by the NH Humanities Council and the Friends of the Meredith Library. Light refreshments served.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Street Sweeper Storytime, 3–4 p.m.; Tech Tuesday: Simple Machines, 3–4 p.m.; Get Booked: Weathering Shame, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.

 

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.

 

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 581-4619.

 

Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

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.

 

The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run, 6 p.m., Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club onwww.meetup.com.

 

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia. This group is designed to create a community where individuals can develop their own meditation practice in a friendly, non-judgmental community. No experience necessary. Sessions consist of a combination of sitting and walking meditations and weekly discussions (no preparation required). New comers are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction. No Charge. Free will donations accepted.

 

Hooks & Needles, at the Meredith Senior Center. Knitting & crocheting group to meet every Tuesday 9:30am - 11:30am. Come join us for a morning of socialization, sharing of patterns and helping others by the work that we do. All are welcome. 1 Circle Dr, Meredith, NH 03253

 

Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.

The NAMI NH Laconia Parent Support Group meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Lakes Region Community Services, Family Resources Center at 719 North Main St., Laconia, NH 03246, directly across from the Laconia Clinic. For more information about the group please call Theresa Eichhorn at 603-707-0888.

The Greater Lakes Region Chapter of Murdered Children for the families and friends of those who have died by violence meets at 6 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laconia Police Department Community Room. For further information contact chapter leader Carmen Doucette' at 524-7624 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (Fourth Tuesday)

 

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7-28-15 Calendar

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Craft Tuesday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. ($5 fee); Nooners Book Group, noon; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m.

Writing workshop designed for those aged 9-15, 1-4 p.m., Moultonborough Library. Charge, $48. Sponsored by Recreation Department. Series of three sessions exploring non-fiction, fiction, poetry and journal writing. Other sessions, Aug. 4 & Aug. 11.  Info, call 476-8868.

Walking tour of Gilmanton Iron Works, 6 p.m. (meet at Town House on Route 140). Free; donations welcome. Sponsored by Gilmanton Historical Society.

Events at Belmont Public Library: Games and crafts (for youngsters entering grades 5-12), 2 p.m. Book group discusses "Unbroken: A WWII Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand, 6 p.m. 

Poetry reading by Lakes Region poet Charlotte Cox, 7 p.m., Wolfeboro Public Library, 259 South Main St.; Cox reading from (and also autographing copies of) her newly published first book, "Currents in the Stream."  

Events at Meredith Public Libray: Using Ancestry.com Library Edition, 10-11 a.m., sign-up required; Interlakes Children's Theater Workshop, 2-3 p.m., a small portion of their play 'Seussical Jr.' and a craft. All ages, snacks served; Movie Night, 5-7 p.m., Jumanji rated PG.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Teen Summer Writing Camp, 9 a.m. to noon. Social bridge, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m. to noon. School Bus Storytime, 3 to 4 p.m.

 

Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.

The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Tuesday, 7 p.m., the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8-9:15 p.m. each. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 581-4619.

Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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.

The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club onwww.meetup.com.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant St., Laconia. This group is designed to create a community where individuals can develop their own meditation practice in a friendly, non-judgmental community. No experience necessary. Sessions consist of a combination of sitting and walking meditations and weekly discussions (no preparation required). New comers are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction. No Charge. Donations accepted.

Hooks & Needles, at the Meredith Senior Center. Knitting & crocheting group to meet every Tuesday 9:30-11:30 a.m. Come join us for a morning of socialization, sharing of patterns and helping others by the work that we do. All are welcome. 1 Circle Dr, Meredith, NH 03253  

 

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7-24-15 Calendar

Used book sale, all day, Bayswater Books, Center Harbor.

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor. Group discusses Nabokov's novel, "Lolita."

Navigating with map and compass, 10 a.m.-noon (meet at Rattlesnake Mountain trailhead, Route 113, Holderness). Sponsored by Squam Lakes Association.

Author book-signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books; Rick Davidson signing copies of "Murder at Stillwater Lodge."

Fireworks, 10 p.m., Weirs Beach. Free. Rain date: Saturday.

Sit and knit at Hall Memorial Library. 2-5 p.m. 

Performance of I Hate Hamlet by Advice To The Players. 7:30 p.m. at the Sandwich Town Hall Theater. Call 284-7115 or visit advicetotheplayers.org for ticket information

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10-11 a.m., ages 0 – 3. Snacks served; Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m. The group will focus on peer workshops, along with gaining valuable fiction skills.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Center Harbor Town Band concert. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the outdoor bandstand.

Blues group Juke Joint 5 performs, 8 p.m. Pitman's Freight Room, 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Tickets: 527-0043 or www.pitmansfreightroom.com

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 9:30 to 11 a.m. each Friday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
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.

Lunch Bunch Readers, Belmont Public Library, 11:30 a.m.

Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.
Storytime at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Profile Bank Club's mascot Moola will visit Story Hour with Tonia on the last Friday of every month at the Gilman Library, 9:15 a.m.

Bucky Lewis - Comedy on the Lake. 8 p.m. at Blackstones at the Margate in Laconia. For reservations and tickets, call 524-5210, or tickets can be purchased at the door.

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7-14-15 Calendar

Teen Time, 2 p.m., Belmont Public Library, for 6th-12th graders; group is reading "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand.

Events at Hall Memorial Library. Spanish Club, 10 a.m. Craft Tuesday, 11-3 p.m. a $5 hourly fee is due on the day of the class, stay for as little or as long as you like. Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. Project Teen, 3 p.m., nail art.

Program on New Hampshire history and history of American Art, 2 p.m., Terrace at Golden View Health Care Center, 19 Route 104, Meredith. Free. Lecture focuses on works in Currier Museum by New Hampshire artists or artists with links to state. Advance reservation appreciated by calling 279-8111 ext. 4194, or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire.

Monthly meeting of the Belknap County Farm Bureau executive board. 7 p.m. at the home of Ken and Cheryl Ellis, 9 Weston Road, Belmont . All interested are invited to come. for more information, call 524-5125.

History talk, 7 p.m., Ashland Railroad Station Museum, Route 132, Ashland; historian J. Dennis Robinson will talk about what archaeological finds on the Isles of Shoals tell us about the islands' history. Free. Sponsored by the Ashland Historical Society with funding from New Hampshire Humanities Council.

Interlakes Summer Theatre performs musical "The Addams Family," 7:30 p.m., Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith.

Stargazing, 8 p.m., Castle in the Clouds (Carriage House Terrace), Moultonborough. Free; donations welcome. Access via Ossipee Park Road off Route 171.  

Gilford Public Library events: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Fire Department Storytime, 3–4 p.m. Destination: Buffalo and Tough Cookie, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.

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.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.

Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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.

The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club onwww.meetup.com.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia. This group is designed to create a community where individuals can develop their own meditation practice in a friendly, non-judgmental community. No experience necessary. Sessions consist of a combination of sitting and walking meditations and weekly discussions (no preparation required). New comers are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction. No Charge. Free will donations accepted.

 

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.

The Greater Lakes Region Chapter of Murdered Children for the families and friends of those who have died by violence meets at 6 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laconia Police Department Community Room. For further information contact chapter leader Carmen Doucette' at 524-7624 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (Fourth Tuesday)

 

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6-26-15 Calendar

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 9:30-10:30 a.m., ages 0-3, snacks served; Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Royal Tea Party and Ballerina Dance, event for children 4-12, 10-11:30 a.m., Libby Museum, 755 North Main St. (Route 109), Wolfeboro. Free. Limited to 20 youngsters. Call the museum, 569-1035 to register or for more information.

Book-signing, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Bayswater Book Co., Center Harbor, Sandwich author Carl Howe Hansen, signing copies of his novel "Destiny."

Artists Reception, 4-6 p.m. Vynnart gallery, 30 Main St., Meredith. Highlights works by Hallie Cooper and group of home-schooled youngsters. Exhibit runs through Sunday, July 28. 

"Jesus Christ Superstar," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets: call 279-0333, or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Knit Wits, 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.

Storytime at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Steve Kirby Trio performs, 8-11 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Reservation can be made by calling 744-7800. More info: www.ThePurplePit.com

Outdoor movie showing, "Homeward Bound," 7:30 p.m. Rumney Bible Conference, Route 25, Rumney. Free. Lawn opens at 6:45.

Blues-rock singer-songwriter Jeremy Wallace performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Charge. More info: wwwpitmansfreightroom.com

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 9:30 to 11 a.m. each Friday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.

Giggles & Grins playgroup at Family Resource Center in downtown Laconia (719 North Main St., Laconia). Free group for parents children from birth through age 5. For more information call 524-1741.

The Belknap County Area Committee on Aging meeting, 10 a.m., second Friday of each month. The committee meets in the Wesley Woods Community Room off Rte. 11A, behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. All are welcome.

 

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