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8-7-15 Calendar

Sister Act performed by Interlakes Summer Theatre. 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Twelfth Night performed by Advice To The Players. 2 p.m. at Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

 

Scott Kiefner Trio performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15.

Rock Island Blues Revue performing at Franklin Opera House. 7:30 p.m. Call 934-1901 for ticket information.

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

Live music at Tavern 27. 8 p.m. Classic and popular music played by piano stylist Bob Kroepel.

Soulfest at Gunstock Mountain Resort. This summer will mark the 18th anniversary celebration of New England's largest Christian music festival. August 6-8. For more information visit - www.thesoulfest.com

 

 

Sandwich Historical Society Walk and Talk series, program on Camp Hale and Coolidge Farm Area, 10 a.m., start at Camp Hale ballfield, 93 Mill Bridge Road, North Sandwich. Walk will conclude around 2 p.m.

Author book-signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; author Hannah McKinnon signing copies of her novel, "Lake Season."

Event at Gilford Public Library: Luis Cartlos Montalvan, a wounded Iraq War veteran, and his service dog, Tuesday, give a children's story time, 3-4 p.m.

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

Meat bingo, 6:30 p.m., Laconia VFW, 143 Court St., Laconia.

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.

Dance Club at Weirs Beach at Tower Hill Tavern. 9 p.m.

Free Movie in the Park at Ashland Ball Field. 8:30 p.m. 

 

 

 

 

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

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; discussion of Lily King's novel, "Euphoria."

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10-11 a.m.; cartoonist Eric Fulford, 2-3 p.m.

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.

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8-6-15 Calendar

 

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Twelfth Night performed by Advice To The Players. 2 p.m. Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

"Sister Act" performed by Interlakes Summer Theatre 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

Children's theater performance, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves," 2 p.m., Silver Center for the Arts, PSU campus, Plymouth. Tickets can be purchased by calling box office, 535-2787 or 800-7793869 or at www.silver.plymouth.edu

Soulfest at Gunstock Mountain Resort. This summer will mark the 18th anniversary celebration of New England's largest Christian music festival. For more information visit www.thesoulfest.com

Free outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Kelley Park, Bristol; performance by Swing Rocket (swing jazz). Info: www.townofbristolnh.org

Jazz at Sunset at Castle in the Clouds 5:30 p.m.

Live Music with Paul Warnick at Patricks Pub & Eatery. 7 p.m.

Music In The Concrete Courtyard with Isaac Loring Downtown Laconia near the corner of Main and Pleasant 4:30pm. Bring your own lawn chairs. Open mic, bring your instrument.

Program about Pondicherry National Wildlife Refuge, 7:30 p.m., Loon Center, Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough. Free.

 

Events at Meredith Public Library: Knotty Knitters, 10 a.m.-noon.

Children's Museum of New Hampshire presenting High-Flying Heroes, 3 p.m., Gilman Library, Alton. Program designed for children age 5-11. Children under 12 must be accompanied by adult. Info: 875-2500.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Fimo Clay jewelry program for kids and teens, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Luis Carlos Montalvan, a wounded Iraq War veteran, reads from his memoir, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Forum on 50-year effort to eradicate milfoil from Lake Winnipesaukee, 5:30 p.m., Meredith Community Center. Open to public. Free, but $5 donation appreciated to defray expenses.

LobsterFest and Street Dance, starting at 6 p.m., Main Street Center Harbor. Chicken or lobster dinner, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Live music and dancing in the street, 6-10 p.m. Dinner tickets: $15 for chicken dinner, $20 for lobster. Proceeds benefit Center Harbor Fire Department's 100th anniversary celebration and other public events.

Children's matinee movie at Hall Memorial Library, 1 p.m. "The Incredibles", bring your own pillow and water bottle.

Antarctic Expedition with National Geographic Explorer, 7 p.m., Wolfeboro Public Library. Free. Scientist George Stosur talks about recent trip to Antarctica.

 

 

Al-Anon Meeting Congregational Church Parish House 8 p.m. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518., 18 Veterans Square, Laconia, NH

Artists' Group at Sanbornton Public Library 1 p.m. This group of mixed-media artists is welcoming and friendly to all skill levels.

 

Floating Classroom on Lake Winnipesaukee. Departs from Weirs Beach Public Docks at 10 a.m. The Floating Classroom is a fun and informative hands-on 2-hour cruise designed to teach both young and old about lake ecology and the issues threatening Lake Winnipesaukee.

 

Storytime Gordon-Nash Library 10:45 a.m. Storytime with Christine Hunewell, 69 Main St, New Hampton, NH

 

Laconia Main Street Outdoor Marketplace Downtown Laconia municipal parking lot. 3 p.m. Local fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and crafts.

Pease Public Library events. Music with Miss Becky, 10 a.m. Storytime for Preschool (ages 3-6), 10:15 a.m. The library asks that participants hold a Pease Public Library Card.

 

Trivia Night at Hart's Turkey Farm in Meredith 7 p.m.

 

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.

Craft night at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
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.

Adult Craft Night, Belmont Public Library, 5:30 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. Attendees at the story time are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring a teddy bear.

Lakes Region Brain Injury Support Group held the first Thursday of the month from 6-7:30 p.m. at Lakes Region Community Services located at 719 Main Street in Laconia. For more information call 225-8400.

 

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8-5-15 Calendar

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Interlakes Summer Theater presents Sister Act. 2 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

Advice to the Players presents Twelfth Night. 2 p.m. at Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

Rookie Rockers, young musicians perform, Paradise Beach Club, 322 Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach, 7-10 p.m. Teens 16 and younger must be accompanied by parent or adult guardian. Call club, 366-2665, for more information.

 

 

Gilford Community Band performs, 7:30 p.m., Weeks Bandstand, Gilford Village Field. Free. In case of rain, performance at Gilford High School Performing Arts Center.

 

Events at Sanbornton Public Library. Book group, 7 p.m.

Events at Hall Memorial Library. StoryTime, 10:30 a.m., Crafts, 3:30 p.m. Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m.

Lakeport Railroad Museum open, 10 a.m. Admission is free. For more information, call 524-3519.

Yoga Strength at Alton Bay Community Center, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. The fee is $5 for drop in. Please bring weights, mat and water. 

Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.
Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.
Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at the St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall on Gilford Avenue in Laconia. Doors open at 4, dinner served at 5. All are welcome.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Wednesday nights at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church in Belmont. Call/ leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 for more information.
Zentangle workshop held every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Vynart Gallery located at 30 Main Street in Meredith. For more information call 279-0557.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 18 Veterans Square in Laconia.
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

Laconia Rod & Gun Ladies Auxiliary meets first Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m.

The Country Village Quilt Guild meets 1:30pm on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building behind the Police and Fire Station on Rt 25 in Moultonborough, NH. All are welcome.

Story Time, Belmont Public Library, 10:30 a.m. 

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8-4-15 Calendar

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Interlakes Summer Theater presents Sister Act. 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium.

Advice to the Players presents Twelfth Night. 2 p.m. at the Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

 

Pete Cluett performs songs and stories, 3-4 p.m., Gilford Public Library.

 

Franklin Farmer's Market. 3 p.m.  on the lawn of Franklin Regional Hospital. Debit and EBT payments accepted, SNAP benefits matched up to $5.

 

National Night Out, 5-7 p.m., 103 Blueberry Lane; organized by Laconia Police Department with participation from other public safety and community organizations to increase awareness of local police programs. Free. Demonstrations, hot dogs, refreshments.

 

 

 

Events at Meredith Public Library: Class on use of online genealogy resources, 10-11 a.m.; advance registration preferred. Visit with Queen Victoria, 7-8:30 p.m.; Sally Mummey performs living history in 19th century clothing. 

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; Local Heroes: Our Veterans, 2 p.m., residents of the local veterans' home come to the library to share their stories; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 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.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia. 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 9:30-11:30am. 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.

 

Knitter's Group at Gilman Library. 11 a.m.

 

New Hampton Garden Club Meeting, 9 a.m. at Gordon-Nash Library.

 

Yoga at Gordon-Nash Library. Yoga with Shannon, 10:30 a.m. Santosha Yoga & Wellness Yoga Class. 5:30 p.m

 

Story Time at Sanbornton Public Library. 1 p.m.

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8-1-15 Calendar

Household hazardous waste collection, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Collection sites in Bristol, Laconia, Moultonborough and Ossipee. Organized by Lakes Region Planning Commission for 24 participating communities. More info: www.lakesrpc.org/services_hhw.asp.

Belmont Old Home Day, all day; pancake breakfast, 7:30 a.m., fun run, 9:30 a.m., parade, 1 p.m., chicken barbecue, 5 p.m. Also, live music, children's activities, fireworks.

Belknap County Residents Day, Gunstock Mountain Resort, Gilford; free chairlift rides to summit, water activities, bungee jumping, climbing walls, barbecue at summit, and more.

Flea market, 9 a.m.-noon, First United Methodist Church, Route 11A, Gilford; bicycles, furniture, glassware, kitchenware, toys, etc.

New Hampshire wildlife program, 6 p.m., Weirs Community Park, 49 Lucerne Ave.; program put on by Squam Lakes Natural Science Cetner. In case of rain program will be held in Weirs Community Center. 

Dessert at the Church, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., St. Joseph Church, Main St., Belmont; home-made baked goods and craft items on sale.

Pie sale, 8 a.m.-on, Shop 'n Save parking lot, Bristol; sale continues until last pie is sold. Sponsored by Fedelis Society of the Bristol Baptist Church.

Making It in Bristol, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Central Square; local businesses and crafters displaying their products.

Meredith Sculpture Walk tour, 11 a.m. Meet in front of Innisfree Bookstore, Mill Falls Marketplace. Docents will explain the thoughts of the artists who created the 27 different sculptures, and also the materials and construction that were used.

Family Safety Event, 9 a.m.-1p.m., BJ's Wholesale Club, 149 Laconia Road, Tilton. Meet local firefighters and police. 

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

"What's So Great About NH" multi-author book-signing event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor.

Live music by Dopamine, noon-4 p.m., Gunstock in the Landing Zone.

Outdoor concert, 6 p.m., Hebron gazebo.

Brooke Sofferman Group performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pitt Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Charge.

Rockin '50s Night, 7 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, 95 New Salem St., Laconia; benefits Laconia Multicultural Festival. Tickets $20 in advance, $22 at the door.

Performance of Neil Simon comedy "The Odd Couple," 8 p.m., Little Church Theater, 40 Route 113, Holderness. Info: www.littlechurchtheater.com, or 968-2250.

Benefit concert for Advice to the Players, 7:30 p.m., Arts Center, 12 Main St., Center Sandwich; performance by Broadway veteran and North Sandwich summer resident Lauri Landry.

 

Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Saturday in the first-floor conference room  Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.

 

All compulsive eaters are welcome to attend the Overeaters Anonymous meeting, 11 a.m.-noon, Franklin Regional Hospital.  

 

Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant St.) in Laconia.  

 

The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets, 1 p.m., Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 527-2485.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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