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6-11-14 Calendar

Book presentation and signing at the Laconia Public Library by Marina Dutzmann Kirsch, author of "Flight of Remembrance: A WWII Memoir of Love and Survival". 6:30 p.m. in Rotary Hall. A window in to the experiences of a Latvian man and a German woman on "the other side" of World War II. Free admission.

Belknap Mill Society hosts the official launch of the book "A History of the Belknap Mill: The Pride of Laconia’s Industrial Heritage," by Carol Lee Anderson, 6 p.m., Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon Street East in Laconia. Free.

Meredith Community Center events. Line Dance Class 9:30-10:30 a.m. Instructor George Maloof will have you high-stepping to all the favorite songs. $5 fee. Interlakes Collaborate for Arts Seniors 11 a.m. to noon.

The regular monthly meeting of the Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group held at 5 p.m. at the Live Free Home Health Care offices located at 438 RT104 in New Hampton. Meetings are free and open to the public. To register for the group, please contact Bill York, Group Facilitator at 254-7397.

Events at the Meredith Public Library. Animals & Me 9:45–10:45 a.m. Ages 3-5. Snacks served. Great Stone Face Award Team 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet each Wednesday 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.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check-Out-An-Expert 10 a.m. to noon. Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Franklin VNA & Hospice will hold a free Hospice volunteer training class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the VNA office in Franklin. For more information or to register for Hospice volunteer classes, contact Beth or Bruce at Franklin VNA & Hospice at (603) 934-3454. (Through December 18th)
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

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.

Michael Vincent Band performs at Rotary Park in downtown Laconia. 6:30 p.m.

The Rockin' Daddios perform songs of the 1950s and 1960s at the Taylor Community in Laconia. 6:30 p.m. Held in the community's Woodside Building. Free and open to the public. To ensure seating, RSVP by calling 524-5600.

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6-10-14 Calendar

First Baptist Church in Meredith will be hosting an abbreviated session of GriefShare, a Bible based grief support group from 7-9 p.m. GriefShare is a support group for those who are grieving the loss of someone close to them, regardless of how recent or long ago. For more information call 496-6583 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Cancer Survivors Day celebration, 4-6 p.m., Lakes Region General Hospital atrium, 80 Highland St., Laconia. Survivors will be on hand to sign the LRGH Cancer Survivors Day 2014 banner.

Reception honoring retiring Holderness Central School teacher Ruth Harlow, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Walter's Basin, Rte. 3, Holderness.

Laconia Historical and Museum Society sponsors walking tour of N.H. Veterans Association buildings and grounds, 7 p.m., Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach. Tour begins at Encampment Headquarters. Free. For more information, call 603-524-1278, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Meet author Mark Okrant 5:30 p.m., Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon Street East, Laconia. The evening will include a presentation by Okrant for three of his books. Okrant will be available to sign copies of his books following a question and answer session. This event is free and open to the public.

First program in the New Hampshire Boat Museum's summer lecture series will be entitled "Angling in the Smile of the Great Spirit" presented by author, speaker, professor and angler Dr. Hal Lyon. For more information visit www.nhbm.org or call 569-4554.

Alton Book Chat book discussion group will discuss the chose title The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz.7 p.m. at the Gilman Library in Alton. To reserve a copy of the book call 875-2550.

Events at the Meredith Public Library. Meredith Library Computer Club 10-11 a.m. TAB Meeting for 10-18-year-olds who want to have a say about their library and community 3:30–4:30 p.m. Trustees of the Meredith Public Library Meeting 6-7:30 p.m.

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6-9-14 Calendar

Annual meeting and luncheon hosted by the Bear Camp Valley Garden Club. 11:30 a.m. at the Bald Peak Colony Club in Tuftonboro. Luncheon cost is $25 per person and annual dues are an additional $20. Reservations can be made online at www.bearcampvaleygardenclub.org.

The annual meeting of the First Congregational Society in Gilmanton will featuring an election of officers and reports by committees. 7 p.m. All members welcome.

Moultonborough Library hosts master gardener and author Thomas Mickey for a book talk and signing. 7 p.m. Mickey is the author of "America's Romance with the English Garden."

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6-8-14 Calendar

23rd annual Wood Days featuring experienced crafts people, food, music and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Dave and Anne Emerson's Old Ways Traditions. Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person.

Sufi Teachings on Spiritual Realization class. 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia. All are welcome.

Duo Andacht performs at the Taylor Community's Woodside Building in Laconia. 3 p.m. Free and open to the public.

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6-7-14 Calendar

The Alton Garden Club hosts its annual "Plant and Pastries Sale" fundraiser to benefit the Doris Barnes Scholarship Fund. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Community Center in Alton Bay. Proceeds go to a student graduating from Prospect Mountain High School.

10th annual Lakes Region Saint Baldrick's event to raise money for childhood cancer research in return for people shaving their heads. 9 a.m. to noon at the Gilford Youth Center. Event includes a pancake breakfast, a silent auction, and a bake sale.

Free Fishing Day for all of New Hampshire. Fishing is permitted on in freshwater or saltwater without a fishing license.

2014 football, cheer and flag football sign ups hosted by the Laconia Youth Football and Cheer Association held at the Laconia Community Center from 9 a.m. to noon. Sign ups also available online by going to www.laconiachiefs.com.

Roast beef dinner with all the fixings and homemade desserts served by Trinity Episcopal Church in Meredith. 5-7 p.m. 10% of all proceeds will support the work of Lakes Region Visiting Nurses. Tickets are $12 per person or $30 per family. For more information call 279-6689.

Annual Spring Rummage Sale and Flea Market held by the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. A bag sale will be held from noon to 2 p.m. where people can fill up multiple bags for 2 dollars each. For information call Sharon at 528-6485 or the church office at 524-3289.

Lego Club at Hall Memorial Library in Northfield 10-11:30 a.m.

23rd annual Wood Days featuring experienced crafts people, food, music and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Dave and Anne Emerson's Old Ways Traditions. Suggested donation of $5-$10 per person.

Sacred Waters Yoga Studio in Meredith offers a new workshop entitled Yoga Tap for Pain Relief. 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cost is $25 per person. To reserve a spot at SacredWatersYoga.com or call 279-3243.
Free "Day of Service" offered to those in need by Aspen Dental. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Aspen Dental located at 17 Lowes Drive in Tilton. Advanced appointments required by calling 844-567-3992.

Annual Plant and Bake Sale hosted by the Ashland Garden Club. 9 a.m. to noon at Memorial Park across from Meredith Village Savings Bank in downtown Ashland.

Eckankar Spiritual Chat offered from 10:30 a.m. to noon at The Vintage Cafe in Laconia. Free and open to the public. Attendees will receive a complimentary free booklet, Spiritual Experiences Guidebook and accompanying CD. For more information call 800-713-8944 or visit www.eckankar-nh.org.

Bolduc Park Association hosting open house. 8 a.m. to noon. Golf course, pro shop and hiking trails.

Alton Historical Society's annual yard sale. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the J.Jones & Son Freight Building on Depot Street.

Fun Cruise-in at the Wicwas Lake Grange Hall in Meredith Center. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Restored antiques, hot rods, classic trucks. Food available, public welcome. Sponsored by the Granite Region of AACA.

Ellacoya Chapter of the Eastern Star hosts a bean supper. 5 to 7 p.m. at the Squam Valley Masonic Building on Rte. 3/25 on the Center Harbor/Holderness town line. $8 for adults, $3 for children.

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