Entrepreneurship workshop hosted by Canterbury Shaker Village tilted "The Small Business Marketing Cycle: " 6-8 p.m. Cost is $40 for Village members and $44 for non-members. Pre-registration required. To register visit www.shakers.org.
Events at the Meredith Library. Computer Club 10-11 a.m. TAB Meeting at the Meredith Public Library 5–6 p.m. Trustees of the Meredith Public Library Meeting 6-7:30 p.m.
Open to the public.
Alton Book Chat presents talk by author and editor Cindy Davis, 7 p.m., Gilman Library's Agnes Thompson Meeting Room, Alton.
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.)
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.
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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Dance classes available at the Tapply-Thompson Community Center in Bristol. Beginner East Coast Swing 6-7 p.m. Intermediate Ballroom classes covering ballroom, Latin, and swing dances 7-8 p.m. Wedding Prep dance class 8-9 p.m.
The Friends of Gilford Football organization holds its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room at Irwin Automotive Group located in Laconia.
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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Mother's Day breakfast, 8-11 a.m., Wilkins-Smith American Legion Post 1, 849 North Main St., Laconia. Free for mothers, $7 for all others over the age of 6.
Castle in the Clouds offers tours of Lucknow for free as part of the annual Mother's Day celebration. Mother's Day Brunch available with reservations. Brunch cost is $32 for adults and $16 for kids ages 5-12. To reserve a table call 476-5414.
Interlakes Summer Theater presents the concert "Our Corner of the Sky" featuring the song and dance of Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz. 3 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Auditorium. Tickets are $25 per person. To purchase tickets in advance or for more information call 1-888-245-6374 or visit interlakestheatre.com.
Concert presented by the Pemigewasset Choral Society. 3 p.m. at the Hannaway Theater in Silver Cultural Arts Center at Plymouth State University. Tickets are $10 per person. For more information or to buy tickets in advance call 535-ARTS.
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Tenth annual Choose Franklin Community Day sponsored by the Franklin Rotary Club. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Odell Park. Features vendors, crafts, food, games, amusements and entertainment.
An ECK Spiritual Chat offered from 10:30 a.m. to noon at The Vintage Café in Laconia. The chat is free and open to the public. Attendees will receive a complimentary free booklet, Spiritual Experiences Guidebook and accompanying CD. For more information call 800-713-8944 or visit www.eckankar-nh.org.
Lakeport Community Association Yard Sale, starting 8 a.m., behind Lakeport Fire Station, Elm Street, $1 bags. Box car open. Rain or shine.
Bake Sale, to benefit Boy Scout Troop 68 of Laconia, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Belknap Mall (near entrance to Shaws), Route 3-11, Belmont.
5th annual free Kids Carnival held by the Faith Alive Christian Fellowship. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Memorial Field in Laconia. State Police K-9 demonstration at 11:30 a.m. and a Fire Truck Demo at 1:30 p.m. For more information call 273-4147 or visit www.faithalivenh.org.
Castle in the Clouds opens in conjunction with Moultonborough Appreciation Day sponsored by New Hampshire Electric Co-op. All Moultonborough residents, with proof of residency, are encouraged to tour the mansion for free. For more information visit www.castleintheclouds.org or call 476-5900.
Lego Club at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 10-11:30 a.m.
Weirs United Methodist Church hosts its annual Spring Rummage Sale and Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. $2 per bag.
Interlakes Summer Theater presents the concert "Our Corner of the Sky" featuring the song and dance of Broadway composer Stephen Schwartz. 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Auditorium. Tickets are $25 per person. To purchase tickets in advance or for more information call 1-888-245-6374 or visit interlakestheatre.com.
Walk MS Laconia event. 10 a.m. leaving from Opechee Park in Laconia. Proceeds go to the National MS Society. For more information or to sign up online visit walkMSgne.org.
The New Hampton School Performing Arts Department presents "You're A Good Man Charlie Brown." 7:30 p.m. in the McEvoy Theater. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and $5 for seniors. New Hampton residents will be admitted free with a valid ID showing a New Hampton address. No one would be turned away for the inability to pay.
Public Information meeting held to discuss the six proposed amendments to the Sanbornton Zoning Ordinance. 10 a.m. at the Old Town Hall in Sanbornton. Two of the six proposed amendments deal with workforce housing. Community members welcome to attend. For more information call 729-8003.
Laconia Christian Academy hosts a Spring Carnival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information call 524-3250 or visit www.laconiachristian.org.
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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
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LACONIA — Holy Trinity School will hold an open house on Tuesday, May 20, from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. and 6 to 7 p.m. at the school, 50 Church St.
The open house will give the public an opportunity to see the school first-hand and talk with members of the school staff.
At 6 p.m. there will be a pre-kindergarten and grade 1 presentation with the administration, faculty and staff.
Organizers say everyone is welcome to learn about Holy Trinity's academics, curriculum, small class structure and faith-based service projects.
Holy Trinity offers full day, pre-kindergarten classes for those getting ready to head toward kindergarten in a year. As well, the school is known for its full-day kindergarten program. Additionally, Holy Trinity School helps local families navigate the many challenges facing students in today's society, whether it is advanced academic challenges, supportive academic nurturing or social integration with the well managed bully-free environment.
The environment of the Holy Trinity School is built on high academic and moral standards, while providing individual support for students to reach their full potential. The safe, structured, and small class size provides quality education for families with students in pre-K thru eighth grade. Teachers, parent groups and peer-partnerships encourage a student's growth and development.
The school offers financial aid and scholarships.
Last Updated on Friday, 09 May 2014 07:52