Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet eachWednesday for fun, entertainment and education. Meetings provide an opportunity for older citizens to to meet for pure social enjoyment and the club helps the community with philanthropic work.
Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 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.
Cribbage Tournaments held at the Patrick's Pub & Eatery in Gilford, 6:30-7 p.m. Proceeds go towards The Cafe Deja Vu Pub Mania Team. Cost is $10 per person. Weekly cash prizes awarded. For more information call 998-1418.
Alzheimer's Caregiver's support group meeting at Live Free Home Health Care in New Hampton. 5 p.m. The group meets on the second Wednesday of each month. To reserve a place in the group for more information call 254-7397.
Teen Believers 4-H Club meets at 6 p.m. in the Belknap County 4-H Office in Laconia. For more information call 527-5475.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check–Out–An–Expert!, 10 a.m. to noon. Third and Fourth Grade Book Discussion, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Free Cellular Device Workshop offered by U.S. Cellular, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. held at 75 Laconia Road in Tilton. Open to all current or potential smartphone users who can ask questions and learn about any device.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.; Scrabble, 1-3 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.; Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m.
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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.
Hebron Hazard Mitigation Plan group meeting held to update the towns 2009 mitigation plan, 1 p.m. at the Public Safety Building in Hebron. For more information call 744-5584.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Writing Expert, 3-5 p.m.
Altrusa International of Laconia meeting featuring guest speaker Lisa Garcia, the registered dietician for Food Coach LLC in Laconia. 6 p.m. in the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. To make an appointment call 286-8971 or inquire at the circulation desk; Project Teen, 3 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.
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 - 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.
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Events at Gilford Public Library: Mahjong, 12:30-3 p.m.; Fiber Camp, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Bristol Hazard Mitigation Plan Committee meeting, 5 p.m. at the Bristol Fire Department. For more information call 744-2632.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Chess Club, 4-7 p.m.; The Great Hurricane of 1938, 6 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 35 Tower Street in Weirs Beach.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. The program is held Monday nights at 7 p.m. at the Laconia Congregational Church Parish Hall, 18 Veterans Square, (for mapquest use 69 Pleasant St.), Laconia, NH 03246. Use back entrance. Call/leave a message for Paula at 998-0562 for more information.
Barbershop chorus meets every Monday at Gilford Community Church, lower level. 7:15 p.m. For more information, call Harvey Beetle at 528-3073.
Chess Club at the Hall Memorial Library. 4-7 p.m.
Free one on one internet and computer instruction every Monday at 10 a.m. at the Tilton Senior Center, 11 Grange Road, Tilton.
Adult Pick-up Basketball offered by Meredith Parks & Recreation Department held at the Meredith Community Center Monday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. $1 per person - sign in and out at the front desk.
Bingo at the VFW Post 1670 located at 143 Court Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m.
Families Sharing Without Shame support group for parents who have a child/children who have or currently are abusing drugs and/or alcohol, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Gilford Community Church Gathering Room. The group's goal is to provide a safe meeting place where there is no guilt, shame, or blame, just compassion and understanding.
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Performance of Arthur Millers' drama All My Sons staged at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 2 p.m. Tickets are $18 for seating in the orchestra and $12 for seating in the balcony. Tickets can be ordered by calling 279-0333 or by visiting www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.
2015 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship open to boys and girls ages 9-14 from the Twin Rivers area, 12:30 p.m. in the St. Gabriel's Parish Center on Elkins Street in Franklin. Registration begins at noon. No cost to enter. For more information call 286-2284.
Belknap Country Democrats meeting, 5 p.m. at the 405 Pub & Grill in Laconia. Elections for an Acting Chair and an Acting Secretary will occur during the general meeting.
Indoor Farmer's Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Big Banana, located at 229 Messer Street, Laconia. Food stamps accepted.
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Sanbornton Public Library hosts a Take Your Child to the Library Day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Chocolatier Jake Maxwell teaches a small class of basics of making chocolates, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library. Cost is $5 per person to cover the cost of ingredients. For more information or to reserve a seat call 524-6042.
A Night with Sammy Davis, Jr. performed by Interlakes Summer Theater, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Interlakes auditorium. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 1-888-245-6374 or visit interlakestheatre.com.
Ben Knight performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia, 8 p.m. For more information email www.pitmansfreightroom.com. Catered dinner buffet available before he show. For more information call 527-0043.
Performance of Arthur Millers' drama All My Sons staged at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 7 p.m. Tickets are $18 for seating in the orchestra and $12 for seating in the balcony. Tickets can be ordered by calling 279-0333 or by visiting www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.
Events at the Gordon-Nash Library in New Hampton: Community members are welcome to drop in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Events include a Valentine craft, LEGOs, Kinetic Sand. Refreshments provided.Special Storytime featured from 11 a.m. to noon.
Daylong celebration of dance with master classes taught by Plymouth State University faculty and members of Boston's Pantos Project followed by an evening gala performance at 8 p.m. in the Hanaway Theater at PSU. Gala begins with a dessert reception at 7:30 p.m. in the Silver Center lobby. Guest are invited to wear formal attire. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors and youth. For more information or to purchase a ticket call 535-2787 or visit silver.plymouth.edu.
"Let's Go Fishing Program" held by the The Meredith Rotary Fish and Game Derby in conjunction with the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. Sessions run hourly at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. in the roped off area on Meredith Bay near the Meredith Rotary HQ trailer on Lake Winnipesaukee. Price is $30 per person. For more information visit www.meredithrotary.org or call 279-7600.
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 held each Saturday morning from 11 to 12 at the Franklin Hospital.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
Open Door Dinners offer free weekly meal in Tilton. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Tilton Winter Farmers' Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Located at 67 East Main Street in Tilton.
Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 5:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and
Pancake Breakfast at Woodland Heights Elementary School in Laconia. 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. $4 per person. Decorations provided by Whittemore Flowers and door prizes donated by Fratellos and T-Bones. Proceeds to benefit new playground equipment.
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