Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check–Out–An–Expert!, 10 a.m. to noon.
Many Monkeys come to Read at the Meredith Library 9:45–10:45 a.m. Ages 3-5. Snacks served.
AARP Mature Driver Safety Program held at the Meredith Community Center, 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for others. Registration required. To register or for more information call 677-7187.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.; Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m.
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.
Laconia Rod & Gun Lady's Auxiliary meetings are going to be on the first Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m.
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Events at the Gilford Public Library: Drop-In Rug Hooking, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Dr. Suess Birthday Party for kids ages 4 and under, 10:30-11:30 a.m.; Dr. Suess Birthday Party for kids ages 4 and up, 3:30–4:30 p.m.; What's for Suppa? 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Events at the Meredith Library: TAB Meeting, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Genealogy Club 4-5 p.m.
Franklin Saving Bank, Central Gold Key Realty and Priority Title present a free education session for individuals and families interesting in building wealth through first-time home ownership, 6-8 p.m. at the Community Learning Center in Franklin Saving Bank's Tilton Office.
Events at Meredith Public Library: TAB Meeting, 3:30-4:30 p.m., TAB is a group made up of 10- to 18-year-olds who want to have a something to say about their library and their community; Genealogy Club, 4-5 p.m., discussing best Irish genealogy websites.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Mexican Train Dominoes, 10:30-Noon; Craft Tuesday, 11-3 p.m.; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m.; and 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.
Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.
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Events at Gilford Public Library: Lego Lovers, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., mahjong, 12:30-3 p.m.
Friends of the Meredith Public Library fundraiser, 5-8 p.m., Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant, Meredith. Tell the hostess you are with the Friends of the Library and half of the cost of the dinner will go to the Friends.
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, 143 Court St., 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. at Lakes Regional General Hospital in conference room LL 3/4, next to the cafeteria. The group's goal is to provide a safe meeting place where there is no guilt, shame, or blame, just compassion and understanding.
NAMI-NH Family Support Group. Meets the first and third Mondays of every month at 7 p.m. at the Pease Public Library, downstairs. Open to anyone who is dealing with a close friend or family member who has mental illness. For information, call Marcia at 254-5090, email:
, or Carol at 536-2699.
NamiNH Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday every month from 6-7:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Conner Bridge 328 Union Ave. Laconia. For more information call 603-293-4090.
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Indoor Farmer's Market, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Big Banana, 229 Messer St., Laconia. Food stamps accepted.
Free kid's ice fishing derby at Lily Pond in Gilford, 9 a.m.-noon. Hosted by the Belknap County Sportsmen's Association. No registration required. Bait, equipment and lessons will be provided.
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Local artist and author duo of "Harold the Happy Human Eater" Jesse and Margaret Lundberg will be at Annie's Book Stop in Laconia from 2-4 p.m. to discuss their work.
Event at Sanbornton Public Library, 10:30-11:15 a.m., family yoga with Kasia Beznoska.
Meredith selectman candidates forum, 1-3 p.m., Wicwas Grange, Meredith Center Road, Meredith Center. Eight candidates for two open selectman's seats will explain their views and answers question.
Eckankar Spiritual Chat entitled "Is Life a Random Walk?", 10:30 a.m., Water Street Café, in Laconia.
Band Mr. Nick and the Dirty Tricks, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, New Salem Street, Laconia.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia, 8-9:15 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 Route 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 St., Tilton.
Public breakfast and bake sale hosted by the Masons of Doric-Centre Lodge 20. 7-9:30 a.m. at the Masonic Building on 410 West Main St., Tilton. Cost is $7. For more information call 524-8268.
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