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.
Friday Night Meltdown Public Skating, Laconia Ice Arena, 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Features live DJ, public skating, laser light show, games and prizes. Open for all ages. $10 per person.
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.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 December 2014 05:58
The Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia Christmas Eve service, 5:30 p.m. at 172 Pleasant St., Laconia. For more information call 524-6488.
Saint Joseph Church, Laconia, Christmas Eve Mass, 4:39 p.m. (prelude concert, 4 p.m.)
Sacred Heart Church, Laconia, Christmas Eve Masses, 4 p.m., 7 p.m., midnight (prelude concerts begin 30 minutes before each Mass.)
Laconia Congregational Church, Christmas Eve Services, 5 p.m. (family service), 11 p.m. (musical prelude, 10:30).
United Baptist Church, Laconia (Lakeport), Christmas Eve service, 6:30 p.m.
Saint James Episcopal Church, Laconia, Christmas Eve Communion service, 5 p.m.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Laconia, Christmas Eve service, 7 p.m.
Weirs United Methodist Church, Weirs Beach, Christmas Eve service, 7 p.m.
First Baptist Church of Belmont, Christmas Eve service, 6 p.m.
Saint Joseph Church, Belmont, Christmas Eve Masses, 4:30 p.m., 7 p.m.
Gilford Community Church, Christmas Eve services, 5 p.m. (family service), 11 p.m.
First Congregational Church, Meredith, Christmas Eve service, 7 p.m.First Baptist Church of Meredith, Christmas Eve cantata, 6 p.m.
Saint Charles Borromeo Church, Meredith, Christmas Eve Masses, 4 p.m., 6:30 p.m. (includes children's pageant).
Annual Christmas Eve service held by Sanbornton Congregational Church, 7 p.m., 21 Meetinghouse Hill Road in Sanbornton.
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.
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.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 December 2014 08:39
Events at Belmont Public Library. Teen Activities, 4 p.m.; Book Group at 6 p.m.
Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Gilford Public Library.
TAB Holiday Crafternoon featuring ornament making, food, games and music, 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Meredith Library.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Nooner's Book Group open to anyone wanting to share a poem or a story; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. To make an appointment, call 286-8971 or stop by the circulation desk.
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 St., 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 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. Free will donations accepted.
Last Updated on Monday, 22 December 2014 10:23
Performance of "Aladdin" presented by the Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 10 a.m. Tickets are $19 for adults and $16 for children. A family of six tickets is available for $84. Balcony tickets are $12 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.
Events at Gilford Public Library, Yarn Therapy, 9-10:30 a.m.; Mahjong, 12:30-3 p.m.
Local Peace Light ceremony offered by the Boy Scouts of Troop 68 at 6 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church in Laconia. For more information call 524-1367.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 35 Tower St., 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 Mondays from 6 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. 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.
Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014 07:43
Performance of "Aladdin" presented by the Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 2 p.m. Tickets are $19 for adults and $16 for children. A family of six tickets is available for $84. Balcony tickets are $12 per person. For more information or to purchase tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.
Candlelight vigil to raise awareness for those who are homeless or homeless people who have died, 5:30 p.m. in Veterans Square in Laconia. For more information call 528-3035 or visit www.nh-cc.org.
The Gilford Community Band presents its Christmas in the Village Concert, 3:30 p.m. at the Gilford High School Performing Arts Center.
Alton Masons Breakfast Buffet, 7:30 to 11 a.m. at the Masons of Winnipesaukee Lodge in Alton. Cost $10 per person. For more information visit www.winnipesaukeemasons.com or call 566-1722.
Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014 07:03