The Friends of Meredith Library and the Friends of Parks and Recreation are hosting a joint meeting. 3 p.m. in the Community Room of the Meredith Library. For more information call 279-6150.
Laconia High School, Class of 1948 meets for lunch at noon at ONION'S located at 255 Main Street in Tilton.
Session on the Affordable Care Act and the new Health Insurance Marketplace. 6-8 p.m. at the Gilman Library in Alton. For more information 528-9645.
Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours hosted by the Hampton Inn & Suites in Tilton. 4-6 p.m.
Events at the Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check–Out–An–Expert! 10 a.m. to noon. Social Bridge 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 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.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts featuring a Baking Soda Dough activity 3:30 p.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.
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.
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Managing Stress session lead by counselor Andrea DiDonato from Genesis Behavioral Health. 11:45 a.m. at the Tilton Senior Center. To RSVP call 527-8291.
Do-It-Yourself Publishing: Going It Alone as an Indie Author. 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library.
Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Project Teen 3-4 p.m. Nooners Book Group featuring the book "The Language of Flowers" by Vanessa Diffenbaugh.
Chess Club meets at the Laconia Public Library on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.)
Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region building on North Main Street in Laconia (formerly the St. James Episcopal Church). 4:30 to 6:30 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.
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.
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Mahjong at the Gilford Public Library. 12:30-3 p.m.
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.
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Swimming pool activities and entertainment for residents of Steel Hill West in Sanbornton. 2-5 p.m. at Steele Hill.
Production of the musical Oliver! presented by the award-winning Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC).2 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts in Plymouth. Tickets are $22-27 for adults and $17-22 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased by calling 535-2787 or by visiting silver.plymouth.edu.
Gilford Rotary sponsors a Pizza Bowl competition from noon to 2 p.m. at the Gilford Youth Center. $8 per person. Children under age 8 are free. Tickets may be purchased at the door.
Annual Chili Cook off to benefit the N.H. Humane Society. Noon at the Weirs Beach Lobster Pound in Laconia. Admission fee is $10 per person. Awards and raffle drawing held at 4 p.m. For more information call 366-2255.
2014 Taylor Community Music Series opening concert featuring renowned pianists Arlene and Christopher Kies. 3 p.m. at the Taylor Community's Woodside Building in Laconia. No cost of admission.
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Purple Caps knitting project for Shaken Baby Syndrome from 10 a.m. to noon at the Gilmanton Corner Library.
Inaugural Abenaki Ski-a-Thon fundraiser for the Friends of Abenaki and construction of a new Ski Lodge at the Abenaki Ski Area. 4:30 p.m. at the Abenaki Ski Area in Wolfeboro. Event open to those 5 and older. $10 participation fee plus additional donation fees. For more information or to register visit www.wolfeboronh.us/abenaki.
Kids Craftivity at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 11 a.m.
Laconia Youth Football and Cheer Association holds their Annual Banquet to celebrate and recognize the 2013 season. 4 p.m. at the Laconia High School auditorium.
Meredith 250th Anniversary Committee holds a public brain storming session to plan for the celebration events that will be occurring 2018.1-3 p.m. at the Wicwas Grange at 150 Meredith Center Road in Meredith. The public is encouraged to attend and share suggestions for this celebration. For more information call 279-9015 or email
Performance of the Disney inspired music "Beauty and the Beast Jr." presented by the Gilford Middle School drama department. 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Gilford High School Auditorium. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door.
Affordable Care Act enrollment fair held to assist the public in signing up for insurance. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Lakes Region General Hospital lower conference rooms. Individuals should bring their social security number, employer names and income level for the entire household, and all information on insurance for those who are currently insured.
Meat Bingo hosted by the American Legion Post 33. 3 p.m. at the Post at 6 Plymouth Street in Meredith. No smoking at this event.
Production of the musical Oliver! presented by the award-winning Educational Theatre Collaborative (ETC).2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts in Plymouth. Tickets are $22-27 for adults and $17-22 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased by calling 535-2787 or by visiting silver.plymouth.edu.
The American Red Cross holds a blood drive as part of Volunteer Blood Donor Month. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Penny Pitou Travel located at 55 Canal Street in Laconia. For more information call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit our website redcrossblood.org.
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