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7-16-15 Calendar

Puppet show and puppet crafting, 10 a.m.-noon, Libby Museum, Wolfeboro. Charge, $15. Info: 569-1053 or www.wolfeboronh.us

Children's theater performance, "Arabian Nights," 2 p.m., Silver Center for the Arts, PSU campus, Plymouth. Tickets can be purchased by calling box office, 535-2787 or 800-7793869 or at www.silver.plymouth.edu

Free outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Kelley Park, Bristol; performance by Uncle Steve Band (rock, soul, blues). Info: www.townofbristolnh.org

Super Hero Training Academy at Hall Memorial Library, 1 p.m. Kids ages 5 and up - test your Super Hero skills on a Super Hero Obstacle Course. Prizes, crafts and snacks.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Brown Bag Book Discussion, 12:30–1:30 p.m. Open painting, 1:30–3:30 p.m. Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals, 3–4 p.m. Crafter's Corner, 6–7:30 p.m. Traveling Trunk: WWII History, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Evening Storytime, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Evening Book Discussion, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Talk about efforts to save Karner Blue Butterfly. 7:30 p.m. at the Loon Center in Moultonborough. N.H. Fish & Game biologist Rebecca Segelhurst will present.

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.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Craft night at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
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.

Adult Craft Night, Belmont Public Library, 5:30 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. Attendees at the story time are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring a teddy bear.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Knotty Knitters, 10 a.m. to noon. Lego Building Blast! 3-4:30 p.m., a special Lego time that features 6 hero-themed challenges, all ages, snacks served.

 

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8-2-15 Calendar

Inter-denominational service, 10 a.m., Union Church, Meredith Neck Road, Meredith. Service led by Dr. Elizabeth Nordbeck.

Special events at Gunstock Summit: $5 lift rides to the summit (free for Belknap County residents); drink and grill specials; live music by Jackie Lee, noon-4 p.m. Also for Belknap County residents, 2-for1 pricing at Adventure Park attractions.

Meredith Sculpture Walk tour, 1 p.m. Meet in front of Innisfree Bookstore, Mill Falls Marketplace. Docents will explain the thoughts of the artists who created the 27 different sculptures, and also the materials and construction that were used.

New Hampshire Music Festival brass quintet performs, 2 p.m., Woodside Building, Taylor Community, 435 Union Ave., Laconia. Free. 

 

 

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6-16-15 Calendar

History talk by Bob Witham who will show slides and speak about one-time Alton businesses that existed from the 1920s to the 1960s, 7 p.m., Gilman Library (lower level); sponsored by Alton Historical Society. Free.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social bridge, 10:30 to 12:30. Drop-in rug hooking, 10:30 to 12:30.

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.
Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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.
The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club on www.meetup.com.
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a 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.

The NAMI NH Laconia Parent Support Group meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Lakes Region Community Services, Family Resources Center at 719 North Main Street, Laconia, NH 03246, directly across from the Laconia Clinic. For more information about the group please call Theresa Eichhorn at 603-707-0888.

 

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7-25-15 Calendar

Household hazardous waste collection, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Collection sites in Belmont, Franklin, Gilford and Meredith. Organized by Lakes Region Planning Commission for 24 participating communities. More info: www.lakesrpc.org/services_hhw.asp.

Public breakfast and bake sale, 7-9:30 a.m., Masonic Building, 410 West Main St. (Route 3-11), Tilton. Breakfast, $8. Proceeds support various Masonic Lodge charities. 

Used book sale, all day, Bayswater Books, Center Harbor.

Greek Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Taxiarchai Greek Orthodox Church, North Main and Oak streets, Laconia. Rain or shine. Greek food, music and dancing; dance troupe will perform; specialty import and dry goods.

Annual Yankee Fare, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., United Baptist Church, 23 Part St., Laconia (Lakeport); craft items, jewelry, food, beverages, silent auction, children's activities. 

Classic Car Show, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Faro Italian Grill, Route 3, Weirs Beach. Fee, $5; children under 16 free. Sponsored by Lakes Region Rotary Club.

Walk of historic sites in Whiteface section of Sandwich, 10 a.m. Meet at Whiteface Fire Station. Walk expected to take 1-2 hours. Sponsored by Sandwich Historical Society. 

Open Farm Day, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Barnstead; self-guided tour of 10 participating working farms. Maps available at participating farms. Info: 269-5591 or 435-0277, or Barnstead Farmers and Gardeners Network's Facebook page.

Weedwatcher training seminar, 10 a.m.-noon, Meredith Community Center. Free. Learn to identify exotic aquatic plant and animal species. Sponsored by Waukewan and Winona Watershed Protective Association. 

Bristol townwide yard sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Map showing sale sites available at Bristol Masonic Lodge, 61 Pleasant St.; cost $5. Sponsored by Sawhegenit Chapter 52, Order of the Eastern Star.

An Eckankar Spiritual Chat, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Water Street Café in Laconia. Free & open to the public. Attendees will receive a complimentary free booklet, Spiritual Wisdom on Dreams. For more information call 800-713-8944 or visit www.eckankar-nh.org 

Meredith Sculpture Walk tour, 11 a.m. Meet in front of Innisfree Bookstore, Mill Falls Marketplace. Docents will explain the thoughts of the artists who created the 27 different sculptures, and also the materials and construction that were used.

Hebron Church Fair, starting 9 a.m., Hebron Common; arts and crafts booths, children's games, food, plants, rummage for sale, silent and live auction, baked bean luncheon and chicken barbecue dinner. More info: 603-744-5883 or hebronchurchfair.org.

Cemetery tours, 11 and 11:30 a.m., Centre Cemetery, Tower Hill Road, Sanbornton; organized by Sanbornton Congregational Church.

Ham and bean supper, 5-6:30 p.m., St. Joseph Church. 96 Main St., Belmont. Cost $7 per person, $25 for family of 4. Sponsored by Roger Leroux Knights of Columbus Council.

Performance of I Hate Hamlet by Advice To The Players. 7:30 p.m. at the Sandwich Town Hall Theater. Call 284-7115 or visit advicetotheplayers.org for ticket information

Local band Annie and the Orphans performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room. 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Tickets: 527-0043, or www.pitmansfreightroom.com

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. 7 to 8:30 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 527-2485.

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 affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or 630-3855.

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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6-30-15 Calendar

Events at Meredith Public Library: "Pinkalicious" (the musical), 2-3 p.m., presented by the Inter-Lakes Children's Theater, snacks served; Movie Night, 5-7 p.m., "Good Burger" (Rated PG).

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: 10 a.m. Spanish Club; 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Craft Tuesday, quilting, $5-an-hour fee; 2-4 p.m., Tech Tuesday; 3 p.m., Project Teen, toe painting.

Steve Blunt and Marty Kelley give a sing-along, read-aloud musical entertainment for children, 6 p.m., Belmont Elementary School gym; sponsored by Belmont Public Library.

Program on "The State of the Loon" at Gilmanton Year-Round Library. 7 p.m. Harry Vogel, executive director of the Loon Preservation Committee, will present. Free and open to the public.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Construction vehicle storytime, 3 to 4 p.m. Get Booked: Josh Trought and D Acres Farm, 6:30 to 7:30 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.
Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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.
The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club on www.meetup.com.
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a 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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