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2-25-14 Calendar

Annual Candidates Night hosted by the Tuftonboro Association. 7 p.m. at the Tuftonboro Central School. For more information call 544-2650.

Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.

Marketing for Indie Authors: Find Your Readers and Sell Your Books! 6:30–7:30 p.m. at the Gilford Public Library.
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.
GriefShare session held for those who are experiencing the grief and pain from the death of someone close to them. 7-9 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Meredith. Sessions includes a video seminar and group discussion. For further information call 496-6583 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a pick-up co-ed volleyball program for adults ages 18 and up from 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. This program runs each Tuesday through the spring. There is a $2 fee per participant, per evening. No pre registration is required. For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia conducts a Tuesday Night Meditation Group. 6-7:15 p.m. This group is designed to create a community where you can develop your 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). Those joining for the first time are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction.  Free will donations accepted.
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.

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3-5-14 Calendar

Coed Junior Division basketball games held as part of the 21st Annual Francoeur/Babcock Memorial Basketball Tournament sponsored by the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department. Gilford vs. Lou Athanas begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by the Gilmanton vs. Sanbornton game held at 6:45 p.m. at Gilford Middle School. Open to the public. Admission fee is $2 for adults and $1 for children. Family pass is available for $10. For more information call 527-4722.

Meet and greet for Joe Kenney, NH Executive Council candidate for District 1, hosted by NH State Senators Jeanie Forrester and Jeb Bradley. 6-7:30 p.m. at the Wicwas Lake Grange in Meredith.

LRGH Nursery Guild monthly meeting to be held at LRGH Conference Room 1a/b at 6:30pm.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check–Out–An–Expert! 10 a.m. to noon.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Story Time featuring the book Things That Go! 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts featuring negative space paintings 3:30 p.m.

The Lakes Region Planning Commission Transportation Technical Advisory Committee meets at 2 p.m. at the Humiston Building in Meredith. For more information call 279-8171.

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.
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.

The Country Village Quilt Guild meets 1:30pm  on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building behind the Police and Fire Station on Rt 25 in Moultonborough, NH. All are welcome. For information call 279-3234 or visit our website at Country Village Quilt Guild.

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2-24-14 Calendar

Events at the Gilford Public Library. Crochet Class for Beginners, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Mahjong 12:30-3 p.m. Vacation Flashlight Reading Buffet (Grades 4-6) 5-7 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.

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.

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2-23-14 Calendar

Meet the Candidates Night featuring all candidates for the Town and School District offices in Moultonborough. 6:30 p.m. at the Moultonborough Lions Club.The Robert Leroux Council Knights of Columbus Council 10943 Pancake breakfast served following the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. masses at Saint Joseph's Church in Belmont. The cost of admittance is $7 per person or $25 per family of 4 or more.

Celebration of Life in memory of Igor Badamshin a past nordic coach at the Gunstock Nordic Association. Noon to 2 p.m. at the GNA Clubhouse in Gilford. Light refreshments offered. For more information call 387-5935 or visit www.gunstocknordic.com.

 

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2-22-14 Calendar

23rd Annual Ice Fishing Derby to benefit the Alexandria Fishing Derby to benefit the Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department. 1 p.m. on Cummings Beach in Bristol. Registration is $20 per person. For more information call 455-1591.

Spaghetti dinner held to benefit the Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department. 4:30-7 p.m. at Newfound Grocery. Dinner is $10 for adults and $6 for kids. For more information call 744-8616.

Saturday Night Meltdown Heatin' Up the Ice public skating event. 6:30-8 p.m. at the Laconia Ice Arena. Features a live DJ, laser show, games and prizes. $10 per person.

Community Dinner hosted by the Gilmanton Community Church featuring a "Crockpot Smorgasbord". 5 p.m. at the Corners Church on Route 107 in Gilmanton. Cost is $8 for adults or $25 for a family of four or more. For more information call 267-6150.

"Winter Wonderland Dance" for parents and children featuring an Italian dinner, music and dancing hosted by the Gilford Youth Center. 5:30-8 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Proceeds support the Gilford Youth Center. For more information call 524-6978 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Free Sit n' Sew at the Quilted Frog. 2-5 p.m. For more information call 366-5600.

The Coastal Harmony barbershop quartet sings for the Appalachian Mountain Teen Project at the All Saints Church in Wolfeboro. 7 p.m. Cost is $15 per person. For more information call 569-5510 or visit www.teenprojectnh.com.

Spaghetti dinner held to raise funds for Jeff Vaughn's Eagle Scout Project. 5 p.m. at the Weirs Methodist Church in Laconia. Admission is $8 for adults and $5 for children under 12.

Affordable Care Act Enrollment held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Franklin Regional Hospital. Individuals should bring their social security number, employer name and income level for the entire household, all information on insurance, including the current policy number.

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

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.
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. .

Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.

LYME 411 Support Group. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley Woods' Community Room behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.

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