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3-24-14 Calendar

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.

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:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Carol at 536-2699.

Bicycle Exchange meeting, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Lakes Region Child Care conference room, 22 Strafford St., Laconia. To discuss ways to provide reliable bicycles for area people who cannot afford a car or who are unable to drive. Call 524-5288.

Healthcare Insurance Marketplace Enrollment fair held at the Inn at Mill Falls in Meredith from 3-7 p.m. Those planning on taking part in the enrollment process are asked to bring their Social Security number, employer and income information, and a copy of their W-2 or tax statements. For more information call 528-6945.

Medicaid Managed Care and other health-care issues, 6-8 p.m., Lakes Region Community Services, 719 North Main St., Laconia. Organized by ABLE NH. Call 657-4449.

Belknap County Republican Committee meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Top of the Town Restaurant in Belmont. Those wishing to have dinner should arrive as early as 5 p.m. Attendants are asked to bring a non-perishable food item for donation. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mahjong held at the Gilford Public Library. 12:30-3 p.m.

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3-23-14 Calendar

The Wolfeboro Friends of Music 2014 seasons hosts the classical Cline, Feldman, Mulvey Trio at 7:30 p.m. at the Kingswood Arts Center in Wolfeboro. Tickets are $20 at the door. For more information call 569-2151 or visit www.wfriendsofmusic.org.

Franklin Footlight Theater presents the ageless and generically funny comedy "Arsenic and Old Lace" 2 p.m. at the Franklin Opera House. Tickets are $14 for seniors and students, and $16 for adults. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 934-1901 or visit www.franklinoperahouse.org.

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3-22-14 Calendar

Inaugural craft fair to benefit Stand Up Laconia sponsored by the Huot Technical Business Center. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Laconia High School. For more information call 528-8693 x5008 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Gilford Youth Baseball assessment skills, Gilford Middle School gym, 9 a.m., assessment for 11- and 12-year-olds, plus 10-year-olds wishing to try out for Majors, 10:30 a.m., assessment for 9- and 10-year-olds, plus 8-year-olds wishing to try out for Minors.

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

Felted Ornament class, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., League of NH Craftsmen gallery, Route 3, Meredith. Fiber artist Carolyn Wright will show how to make felted sheep ornaments. Call 279-7920.

Wellness Fair, 8-11 a.m., Meredith Community Center, Meredith. Screenings and information on a variety of topics. Hosted by Speare Memorial Hospital, Plymouth.

All you can eat pancake breakfast hosted by Friends of Belmont Football. 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Tilton Applebees. Donation of $10 per person. For more information or to pre-order tickets call 491-8547.

Rabies clinic sponsored by the Rotary Club of Plymouth. 1-3 p.m. at the Plymouth Police Department. Cats and dogs will be inoculated for a $10 fee.

Public Skating, Laconia Ice Arena Saturday Night Meltdown, 6-7:30 p.m., live deejay, public skating laser light show, games and prizes. $10/person. For info, call 528-0789 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Cabin Fever Reliever Dinner, 5:30-7 p.m., Congregational Church, Meredith. Reservations appreciated, but not required. Call: 253-6845.

Dog Park fund-raiser, 7:30 p.m., Beane Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, variety show. To benefit Happy Tails Dog Park planned for Belmont.

Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert, 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium, Meredith. Program will also feature performance by the youth Suzuki Strings of Canterbury.

Music for Life Concert, 6 p.m., Laconia Middle School all-purpose room. Collaboration between the New Horizons Bands of the Lakes Region and the Portsmouth Music and Arts Center band.

Happy Tails Dog Park fundraiser, 7:30 p.m., Beane Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, variety show with songs, dancing, original skits. Vendors, raffles, food.

Make & Take at the Meredith Public Library 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Stop by the children's room and make a spring wreath for your door at home. Snacks and coffee served.

Pancake Breakfast sponsored by the Tilton Senior Center and Friends of Belmont Football. 8-10 a.m. at Applebee's in Tilton. Tickets can be purchased at Tilton Town Hall, Tilton Senior Center or The Vault in Belmont. For more information call 491-8547.

Franklin Footlight Theater presents the ageless and generically funny comedy "Arsenic and Old Lace" 7:30 p.m. at the Franklin Opera House. Tickets are $14 for seniors and students, and $16 for adults. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 934-1901 or visit www.franklinoperahouse.org.

St. Patrick's Dinner, 5-7 p.m., sponsored by Holy Trinity Parish at St. Agnes Church Hall on Hill Rd., Ashland. A traditional St. Patrick's corned beef and cabbage dinner with all homemade fixings. $7 for Adults, $3 for children 12 and under, and $18 family special. For information, call 603-744-0105.

Healthcare Insurance Marketplace Enrollment fair held at the Health First Family Care Center in Laconia from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Those planning on taking part in the enrollment process are asked to bring their Social Security number, employer and income information, and a copy of their W-2 or tax statements. For more information call 528-6945.

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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
Open Door Dinners offer free weekly meal in Tilton. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. An outreach housed at Trinity Episcopal Church on Main Street, downtown. provides a free hot meal open to all members of the community. All are welcome to eat and all are welcome to help out. For more information, especially about volunteering, please call Pastor Mark at 286-3120 or e-mail him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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 Street in Tilton. Cost is $7. For more information call 524-8268.

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3-21-14 Calendar

Franklin Footlight Theater presents "Arsenic and Old Lace" 7:30 p.m. at the Franklin Opera House. Tickets are $14 for seniors and students, and $16 for adults. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 934-1901 or visit www.franklinoperahouse.org.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Sit and Knit 2-5 p.m. Library Live Chat 4 p.m.

Tot Time Story Time at the Meredith Public Library 9:30–10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to noon. Snacks served.

Event at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Knit Wits 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Line dancing classes. Instructor Bonnie Deutch will hold classes this coming Friday, March 21,
at the Gilford Public Library. Beginner Class -  6-7 p.m. Intermediate Class: 7:15-8:15 p.m. $8 fee.

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.
Zentangle Workshops at the VynnArt Gallery in Meredith. For more information or to sign up call 279-0557.

 

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3-20-14 Calendar

Program about "Vernal Pool Ecology - Understanding the Four and Six-legged Denizens of Spring" presented by the Lakes Region Chapter of the New Hampshire Audubon Society. 7 p.m. at the Loon Center in Moultonborough.

Program on N.H.'s Civil War monuments, 7 p.m., Gordon-Nash Library, New Hampton, sponsored by New Hampton Historical Society. For more information call the library, 744-8061 or Gordon DuBois, 279-0379.

Spaghetti Dinner held to benefit the Gilmanton School eighth-grade class. 5-7 p.m. at the school. Cost is $6 for adults and children 6th grade and over, $5 for senior citizens and those ages 5-fifth grade.

Annual St. Patrick's Day Dinner held by the Belknap County Sportsmen's Association. 6 p.m. at the Belknap County Sportsmen Association on Lily Pond Road in Gilford. $10 per person. BYOB.

Card Class at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 6 p.m. Sign up at the circulation desk. $5 material fee due the night of the class.

Belknap Economic Development Council annual meeting held at the Lakes Region Community College. 4:15 p.m. registration and cocktail reception followed by the business meeting at 5 p.m. Keynote speaker includes Dr. Ross Gittell, Chancellor of the Community College System of New Hampshire.

Franklin Footlight Theater presents the ageless and generically funny comedy "Arsenic and Old Lace" 7:30 p.m. at the Franklin Opera House. Tickets are $14 for seniors and students, and $16 for adults. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 934-1901 or visit www.franklinoperahouse.org.

Knotty Knitters at the Meredith Public Library 10 a.m. to noon.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Drop-In Storytime 11:15 a.m. to noon. Brown Bag Book Discussion 6:30–7:30 p.m. Open Painting at the Library 1:30-3:30 p.m.  Crafter’s Corner, 6-7:30 p.m. Evening Book Discussion 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Plymouth Area Chess Club meets Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. at Starr King Fellowship, 101 Fairgrounds Road. Form more information call George at 536-1179.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
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.
Little Learners Pre-school skating lessons. 10-10:30 a.m. Cost is $10 per person. Adult chaperone $3. Rental skates are $5. For more information visit www.laconiaicearena.com.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 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.
Families Sharing Without Shame, an open meeting for parents to discuss their child's drug addiction, alcoholism and recovery. 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, except Holidays, Concord Hospital's Fresh Start Therapy Room. For more information call 568-0533.

John Funkhouser Quartet performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for catered dinner buffet, show starts at 8 p.m. $12 for show only, dinner is additional $10. Pitman's is a BYOB venue.

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