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7-28-15 Calendar

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Craft Tuesday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. ($5 fee); Nooners Book Group, noon; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m.

Writing workshop designed for those aged 9-15, 1-4 p.m., Moultonborough Library. Charge, $48. Sponsored by Recreation Department. Series of three sessions exploring non-fiction, fiction, poetry and journal writing. Other sessions, Aug. 4 & Aug. 11.  Info, call 476-8868.

Walking tour of Gilmanton Iron Works, 6 p.m. (meet at Town House on Route 140). Free; donations welcome. Sponsored by Gilmanton Historical Society.

Events at Belmont Public Library: Games and crafts (for youngsters entering grades 5-12), 2 p.m. Book group discusses "Unbroken: A WWII Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption" by Laura Hillenbrand, 6 p.m. 

Poetry reading by Lakes Region poet Charlotte Cox, 7 p.m., Wolfeboro Public Library, 259 South Main St.; Cox reading from (and also autographing copies of) her newly published first book, "Currents in the Stream."  

Events at Meredith Public Libray: Using Ancestry.com Library Edition, 10-11 a.m., sign-up required; Interlakes Children's Theater Workshop, 2-3 p.m., a small portion of their play 'Seussical Jr.' and a craft. All ages, snacks served; Movie Night, 5-7 p.m., Jumanji rated PG.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Teen Summer Writing Camp, 9 a.m. to noon. Social bridge, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m. to noon. School Bus Storytime, 3 to 4 p.m.

 

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

The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Tuesday, 7 p.m., 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. 8-9:15 p.m. each. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 581-4619.

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 onwww.meetup.com.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant St., 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. Donations accepted.

Hooks & Needles, at the Meredith Senior Center. Knitting & crocheting group to meet every Tuesday 9:30-11:30 a.m. Come join us for a morning of socialization, sharing of patterns and helping others by the work that we do. All are welcome. 1 Circle Dr, Meredith, NH 03253  

 

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8-21-15 Calendar

Musical comedy "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change," 8 p.m., Little Church Theater, Route 113, Holderness. Tickets available online at www.littlechurchtheater.com or by calling 968-2250.

Franklin Area Children's Theater presents "My Son, Pinocchio Jr.," 7 p.m., Franklin Opera House. Tickets: www.franklinoperahouse.org or 934-1901.

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse Professional Company presents Accidental Death of an Anarchist. 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Vocal group North Shore Acapella performs, 7:30 p.m., Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy. Tickets can be purchased at www.greatwaters.org or 603-569-7710.

Jazz vocalist Pat Braxton performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Charge. For tickets go to www.pitmansfreightroom.com or call 527-0043.

Geoff Countryman's Buffalo Band presents Martial Deception, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15. Info: 744-7800.

Live music at Tavern 27. 8 p.m. Music played by piano stylist Bob Kroepel.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10-11 a.m. (ages 0-3). Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Sit & Knit at Hall Memorial Library 2 p.m. All knitters and crocheters are welcome. 

Story Time at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Lunch Bunch Readers, Belmont Public Library, 11:30 a.m.

Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.

 

Talk about continuing care retirement communities, 2 p.m., Woodside Building, Taylor Community, 435 Union Ave., Laconia; presentation by Attorney Judith Bomster. Free. Open to public. Call: 366-1400 to reserve space.

Print fair, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, 69 Maple St., Center Sandwich. Continues through Saturday.

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; discussion of Daniel James Brown's narrative non-fiction, "Boys in the Boat."

Sandwich Historical Society picture identification event, 7 p.m., Grange Hall, 16 Maple St., Center Sandwich

Fireworks, 10 p.m., Weirs Beach. Free. Rain date: Saturday.

Bucky Lewis - Comedy on the Lake. 8 p.m. at Blackstones at the Margate in Laconia. For reservations and tickets, call 524-5210, or tickets can be purchased at the door.

'Bonnie and Clyde" screening with Estelle Parsons at Village Players in Wolfeboro. 8 p.m. Parsons, who earned the best supporting actress Academy Award for her turn as Blanche, Clyde Barrow's sister-in-law, will be will be answering questions from the audience and from the Village Players' own Mr. Movie, Jim Adams.

Dance Club at Weirs Beach at Tower Hill Tavern. 9 p.m.

Free Movie in the Park at Ashland Ball Field. 7:30 p.m. 

 

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House in Laconia. 10 to 11:30 a.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.
Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

 

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7-24-15 Calendar

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

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor. Group discusses Nabokov's novel, "Lolita."

Navigating with map and compass, 10 a.m.-noon (meet at Rattlesnake Mountain trailhead, Route 113, Holderness). Sponsored by Squam Lakes Association.

Author book-signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books; Rick Davidson signing copies of "Murder at Stillwater Lodge."

Fireworks, 10 p.m., Weirs Beach. Free. Rain date: Saturday.

Sit and knit at Hall Memorial Library. 2-5 p.m. 

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

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10-11 a.m., ages 0 – 3. Snacks served; Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m. The group will focus on peer workshops, along with gaining valuable fiction skills.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Center Harbor Town Band concert. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the outdoor bandstand.

Blues group Juke Joint 5 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 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.

Lunch Bunch Readers, Belmont Public Library, 11:30 a.m.

Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.
Storytime at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Profile Bank Club's mascot Moola will visit Story Hour with Tonia on the last Friday of every month at the Gilman Library, 9:15 a.m.

Bucky Lewis - Comedy on the Lake. 8 p.m. at Blackstones at the Margate in Laconia. For reservations and tickets, call 524-5210, or tickets can be purchased at the door.

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9-4-15 Calendar

Performance of gothic drama "Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 50 Reservoir Road, Meredith. Info and tickets: (603) 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

 

Matt "The Axe" Langley performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15. Info: 744-7800.

Live music at Tavern 27. 8 p.m. Music played by piano stylist Bob Kroepel.

 

Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Knit Wits, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Conversational German, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Story Time with Granny Apple Gilman Library 2:15pmChildren's Wing, Gilman Library, 100 Main St, Alton, NH 03809

Lunch Bunch Readers, Belmont Public Library, 11:30 a.m.

Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.
Storytime at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10 a.m.-noon. Ages 0-3. Snacks served. Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m — this group will focus on peer workshops, along with gaining valuable fiction skills. Featuring guest instructor Carleigh Sullivan.

Sit & Knit at Hall Memorial Library. 2 p.m.

Events at Gilmanton Year-Round Library: Yoga, 4:15-5 p.m.

 

Red Cross blood drive, noon-5 p.m., Moultonborough Police & Fire Department, 1035 Whittier Highway.

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books; discussion of Marisa Silver's novel, "Mary Coin."

Talk on little-known New Hampshire authors the Nelson Brothers of Goshen, given by Rebecca Onion, 7 p.m., Scriven Arts Colony, 452 Route 140, Gilmanton.

Local author Rick Carey discusses his book "In the Evil Day: Violence Comes to One Small Town," 7 p.m., Samuel Wentworth Library, 35 Main St., Center Sandwich.

Sing-n-Win Karaoke For Cash at Lakes Region Casino. 9 p.m. Sing ANY karaoke song (no talent required) to be entered to win the cash jackpot.

 

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 10 to 11:30 a.m. each Friday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 369-6930.

Giggles & Grins playgroup at Family Resource Center in downtown Laconia (719 No. Main Street, Laconia). 9 to 11 a.m. Free group for parents children from birth through age 5. For more information call 524-1741.
Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

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7-14-15 Calendar

Teen Time, 2 p.m., Belmont Public Library, for 6th-12th graders; group is reading "Unbroken" by Laura Hillenbrand.

Events at Hall Memorial Library. Spanish Club, 10 a.m. Craft Tuesday, 11-3 p.m. a $5 hourly fee is due on the day of the class, stay for as little or as long as you like. Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. Project Teen, 3 p.m., nail art.

Program on New Hampshire history and history of American Art, 2 p.m., Terrace at Golden View Health Care Center, 19 Route 104, Meredith. Free. Lecture focuses on works in Currier Museum by New Hampshire artists or artists with links to state. Advance reservation appreciated by calling 279-8111 ext. 4194, or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Sponsored by Bank of New Hampshire.

Monthly meeting of the Belknap County Farm Bureau executive board. 7 p.m. at the home of Ken and Cheryl Ellis, 9 Weston Road, Belmont . All interested are invited to come. for more information, call 524-5125.

History talk, 7 p.m., Ashland Railroad Station Museum, Route 132, Ashland; historian J. Dennis Robinson will talk about what archaeological finds on the Isles of Shoals tell us about the islands' history. Free. Sponsored by the Ashland Historical Society with funding from New Hampshire Humanities Council.

Interlakes Summer Theatre performs musical "The Addams Family," 7:30 p.m., Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith.

Stargazing, 8 p.m., Castle in the Clouds (Carriage House Terrace), Moultonborough. Free; donations welcome. Access via Ossipee Park Road off Route 171.  

Gilford Public Library events: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Fire Department Storytime, 3–4 p.m. Destination: Buffalo and Tough Cookie, 6:30–7:30 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 onwww.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.

 

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.

The Greater Lakes Region Chapter of Murdered Children for the families and friends of those who have died by violence meets at 6 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laconia Police Department Community Room. For further information contact chapter leader Carmen Doucette' at 524-7624 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . (Fourth Tuesday)

 

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