Annual Book-Author Luncheon featuring Presidential Inaugural Poet, Richard Blanco. Cash bar opens at noon followed by a luncheon at 12:30 p.m. at Bald Peak Colony Club in Moultonborough. Tickets are $35 per person and can be purchased at the Moultonborough Library. Dress code: No denim and collard shirts for gentlemen.
Free Mom & Me Movie featuring the film 'The Lorax' hosted by Smitty's Cinema in Tilton. Doors open at 11 a.m. followed by the show at 11:30 a.m.
Program about history of the Harris Farm in Gilford (today's Beans and Greens), 6:30 p.m., Beans and Greens Farm and Pavilion, Route 11B, Gilford; presented jointly by the Gilford and Laconia historical societies.
Faculty Art Exhibit opening reception, 4-6 p.m., Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State University.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group meeting, 5 p.m. at the Live Free Home Health Care offices at 438 RT104 in New Hampton. The meetings are free and open to the public. For more information call 254-7397.
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Lakes Region Conservation Trust presents a guided paddle to explore White Oak Pond, 8-11 a.m. Sponsored by the Squam Lakes Association. Pre-registration required. Call 253-3301. Free.
TAG for Teens at Belmont Public Library, 3 p.m.
Meredith Public Library events: Computer Club, 10-11 a.m. Great Stone Face Award Team featuring this month's nominee The Tell-Tale Start by Gordon Macalpine 3:30-4:30 p.m. Genealogy Club featuring guest speakers Trooper Michael Kokoski, Sgt. Jeff Ladieu, and Assistant Attorney General Ben Agati of New Hampshire’s Cold Case Unit, 4–5 p.m. Trustees of the Meredith Public Library Meeting 6-7:30 p.m.
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AARP Mature Driver Safety Program at the Meredith Community Center, 9 a.m. to noon, and again from 1-4 p.m. Fee is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. To register for the program call 677-7187.
Evening historical program titled "The History of the Moultonborough Post Office", 7 p.m. at the Lamprey House of the Moultonborough Post Office. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by calling 707-0206 or by visiting moultonboroughhistory.org.
Mahjong at Gilford Public Library, 12:30-3 p.m.
Scrabble at Belmont Public Library, 3 p.m.
Information and sign-up session for the Girl Scouts, 6-8 p.m. at the Moultonborough Recreation Center, 10 Holland Street, Moultonborough. For more information call 707-9049.
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 CenterMonday 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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Sandwich voters meet the candidates night featuring all candidates on the primary ballot, 3 p.m. at the Baptist Meeting House on Church Street in Sandwich.
Gallery reception for the 'Bloom in Art' exhibit on display at Castle in the Clouds, 5:30 p.m. in Moultonborough.
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The 1857 Grange and 1838 Rowe House in Gilford open for viewers from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Reception for Artist of the Month, Betty Mitchell, held from 1:30-3 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library. For more information call 364-2400 or visit www.gyrla.org.
Musician Charlie Farren performs with Chuck Farrell and Jill Ducsai at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person. BYOB. Catered buffet available before the show. For more information or to reserve a ticket call 494-3334 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.
Jewelry Making 101 Class with Joy Raskin hosted by the League of NH Craftsmen at the Meredith Fine Craft Gallery from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuition is $80 per person. Pre-registration required. Call 279-7920.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Walmart in Tilton. For more information call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for more information.
Audrey Drake performs a concert in the back room at The Mill Fudge Factory, 2 Central St, Bristol. 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information call 744-0405 or visit www.thebackroomatthemill.com.
13th annual Laconia Multicultural Festival, downtown Laconia, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Event features musicians, food vendors, and artists and craftsmen.
Spaghetti dinner at VFW to benefit a local girl who needs an organ transplant, 6-10 p.m. at the Laconia Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post, 143 Court Street. Cost is $10 per person. Children under 5 eat for free.
Leavitt Park Carnival, 3-6 p.m. at Leavitt Park in Laconia. Event features games, bingo, a dunking booth, food, and a 50/50 raffle. For more information call 998-1418.
LEGO Club at Belmont Public Library, 10:30 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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
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