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.
Speare Memorial Hospital is conducting a public flu shot clinic in the Speare Memorial Hospital Front Lobby between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. The clinic is open to all people 18 and older. Cost is $25 per person. Insurance cards requested. For more information call 238-2348.
Poetic experience discussing the changes in life entitled "Journeys Outward, Journey's Inward" shared with Lakes Region poets Charlotte Cox and Barbara Bald. 6:30 p.m. at the Laconia Public Library.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group monthly meeting featuring information on the "Day Away Program" to give respite for those caring for someone in the early stages of Alzheimer's Disease. 5 p.m. at the LRHHC offices in New Hampton. Free and open to the public. For more information call 254-7397.
Sant Bani School holds its annual College Counseling and Financial Aid Night featuring guest speaker Clint Hanson of Thomas More College. 6 p.m.
Hall Memorial Library. Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Scrabble 1 p.m. Arts and Crafts 3:30 p.m.
Meredith Library. Animals & Me at the Meredith Library 9:45-10:45 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. Comics Club 3:30–4:30 p.m. Young Writers Group focusing on peer workshops and tips on fictional skills. 5:30-6:30 p.m.
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Meredith Library, Computer Club, 10-11 a.m.; TAB Meeting, 5-6 p.m., for 10- to 18-year-olds who want to have something to say about their library and their community; Meredith Public Library Board of Trustees, 6-7:30 p.m., open to the public.
Veterans' Appreciation Day event. Noon at the Lakes Region Community College in front of the flagpole. Refreshments will be served.
Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.
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.
Moultonborough Toastmaster meeting. 6 p.m. at the town library. Everyone from surrounding towns also welcome to attend. Toastmasters develop speech practice that is self-paced and specific to an individuals needs. For more information call 476-5760.
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Veterans Day ceremony in Laconia. 11 a.m. at Veterans' Square.
Hall Memorial Library Closed for Veteran's Day. Monday Bookies will meet at the Black Swan Inn for potluck and discussion of "The Horse Boy" By Rupert Isaacson. 6 p.m. Bring a Dish to share.
Veterans Day program for Meredith. Participants gather at the Grigg-Wyatt Post American Legion at 10:30 a.m. Marchers assemble at 11 a.m. in front of the Library. Taps will be played at 11:11 a.m. The parade led by honor guard will leave the Library at 11:30 a.m.
Meredith Library, Animals & Me, 9:45-10:45 a.m. and 1-2 p.m., for children ages 3 to 5 to learn about animals in New Hampshire, snacks served; Comics Club, 3:30- 4:30 p.m.; Young Writers Group, 5:30-6:30 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.
Meeting of Lakes Region I.B.D. Support Group for persons with Chrohn's Disease, various forms of Colitis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 7 p.m. at the Wesley Woods Community Center at the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For more information call Randall Sheri at 524-2411, 359-5236 or 524-3289.
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Annual "Salmon Sunday" event presented by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. 1-3 p.m. at Pope Damn in Melvin Village in the town of Tuftonboro. Rain or shine event. For more information call 744-5470.
Line Dancing at Starr King Fellowship. 4-5 p.m. $5 per person. For more information call George at 536-1179.
Pot-luck luncheon to benefit local photographer Matt Fassett who recently was robbed of his computer and back-up drives. 1-3 p.m. at the American Legion in Alton. $5 monetary donation and food dish requested. Open to adults only. For more information call 875-3353.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize winning comedy Harvey. 2 p.m. at the Theater in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for orchestra and $10 for balcony. To purchase tickets or for more information visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or call 279-0333.
The Plymouth State University Faculty Woodwind Trio performs during the next concert of the 2013 Taylor Community Music Series. 3 p.m. in Taylor's Woodside Building in Laconia.
Franklin VNA will present the Gathering of Music, its annual musical concert to benefit the Hospice Program. 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Sanbornton. Refreshments will be served and a free will donation for the Hospice program will be taken. For more information, call Nancy at (603) 934-3454.
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Saturday Night Meltdown Heatin' Up the Ice at the Laconia Ice Arena. 6-7:30 p.m. Features a live DJ, public skating, laser light show, games and prizes.
Fifth Annual Holiday Craft Fair held at the Franklin Regional Hospital in Franklin. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Features a bake sale, penny sale, 50/50 raffle, and silent auction. For more information call 934-2060.
Seventh Annual Holiday Fair held at Belmont High School. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Features over 100 vendors.
Ham and Bean Supper hosted by the Saint Andre Bassette Catholic Parish. 5-6:30 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Parish Hall. $8 for adults, $5 for children. Children under age 3 are free.
New Hampton Show presents Neil Simon's Rumors at the school's McEvoy Theater located off Dr. Child's Road. 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices are a suggested donation of $15 for adults, $10 for students and $5 for seniors. Free to New Hampton residents with an ID with a valid New Hampton address. No one will be turned away for the inability to pay. Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling 677-3567.
Glad Tidings Christmas Fair hosted by the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. Festivities run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call 524-3289.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize winning comedy Harvey. 7:30 p.m. at the Theater in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for orchestra and $10 for balcony. To purchase tickets or for more information visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or call 279-0333.
Annual Christmas Fair hosted by the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church in Tilton. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Coffee hour from 9-11 a.m. and lunch served from 11:30-1 p.m.
The Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra is conducting its opening concert featuring cellist Paul Bergeron. 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for students college age and under. For more information email www.LRSO.org.
"Finding Your Voice" program for 5th and 6th grade girls at Alton Central School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Prospect Mountain High School cafeteria, Alton. Presented by Alton Community Youth Activities. For additional information call 393-3652.
The Jandee Lee Porter Band performs a country concert at the Franklin Opera House. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $18 for adults, $16 for seniors and $10 for children ages 12 and under. For more information call 934-1901.
Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra performs at the Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15/adults and $8/students and may be purchased online at www.lrso.org/tickets or at the door.
St. Andre Bessette Parish holds its annual Nutcracker Christmas Fair at the Parish Hall in Laconia from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Features craft items, a raffle table, a cookie walk, a visit from Santa Clause for the kids, and more.
Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra holds it's first concert of the 2013-2014 concert season featuring professional cellist Paul Bergeron. 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes High School in Meredith. General tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for students and may be purchased at www.LRSO.org/tickets.
HOPE silent and live auction held to benefit the Moultonborough United Methodist Church. Live auction begins at 6 p.m. in the Moultonborough Lions Club. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.
Lego Club at the Hall Memorial Library. 10:30 a.m. Kids ages 5-10.
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.
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