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9-28-13 Calendar

The New Hampshire Boat Museum and the Wright Museum of World War II History takes part in the Smithsonian Magazine's ninth annual Museum Day Live! 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission to visitors. Tickets may be downloaded at www.smithsonian.com/museumday. For more information visit www.nhbm.org.

Annual fall Community Health & Wellness Fair held by Speare Memorial Hospital in conjunction with the Central New Hampshire Public Health Network. 8-11 a.m. at Speare Memorial at Boulder Point in Plymouth. For more information call 238-6468.

Juniper Knoll Farm in Belmont is participating in National Alpaca Farm Day. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Juniper Knoll Farm located on Bean Hill Road in Belmont. Admission is free.

Fundraiser to benefit the NRA foundation featuring door prizes, dinner, bucket raffles, silent and live auctions and games. 5:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Franklin. Tickets are $35 per person. For more information call 968-9944 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Spaghetti Dinner hosted by the Pemi Baker Valley Republican Committee. 5-7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Ashland. $10/adults, $5/children, $25/family. Donations of non-perishable goods appreciated.

Vocal, saxophone and piano player Brad White performs a wide array of Christian Music from hymns to Southern Gospel praise and worship. 6 p.m. at Lochmere Church in Tilton.

Appalachian Mountain Teen Project is hosting an art auction fundraiser at Club 59 in Wolfeboro. 5:30 p.m. Tickets cost $15 per person. Cash bar available. For more information call 569-5510 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Special Grand Opening Celebration of the Pemi-Valley Habitat's new ReStore. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its new location at 1116 U.S. Route three in Holderness.  

The Class of 1983 will is holding their 30th reunion evening event at Christmas Island Stead House in Laconia. 5 p.m. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Back Room at The Mill Fudge Factory will be hosting Celtic fiddle player Jordan Tirrell Wysocki. 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets call 744-0405 or email www.themillfudgefactory.com.

Public breakfasts and bake sales held by the Masons of Doric-Centre Lodge #20. 7-9:30 a.m. at the Masonic Building in Tilton. Cost is $7. For more information call 524-8268.

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. .

Public breakfast and bake sale hosted by the Masons of Doric-Centre Lodge #20. 7-9:30 a.m. at the Masonic Building on 410 West Main Street in Tilton. Cost is $7. For more information call 524-8268.

Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia hosting a dance night with Brickyard Blues Dance Band. 8 p.m.

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9-27-13 Calendar

Movie night at the Bristol Baptist Church featuring the film "The Encounter". Hotdogs, hamburgers and beverages will be available at 5:30 p.m. followed by the movie at 6 p.m. For more information call 744-3885.

Ton of Blues performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 per person. BYOB. For more information call 524-0043.

LHS Class of 1983 is holding its 30th class reunion featuring a "get reacquainted" social for classmates and former teachers. The social will take place at Christmas Island following the homecoming football game at Laconia High School. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

LHS Class of 1973 holding 40th class reunion, kicking off right after the football game on Friday night. For details, email Randy Pike at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Singer/songwriter David Wilcox performs at the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center in Plymouth. 8 p.m. Tickets are $35 for adults, $33 for seniors and $20 for youth. For more information or to purchase tickets call 535-2787 or visit online at silver.plymouth.edu.

11th annual Gilford Professional Firefighters Community Golf Tournament. 7:45 a.m. registration followed by an 8:30 a.m. kick-off at Pheasant Ridge Country Club in Gilford. Cost for the scramble is $90 per golfer or $345 per four some. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Photographic images in alternative process by Northwood artist Scott Bulger opens at the Galletly Gallery at New Hampton School during an opening reception. 5:30-7 p.m.

Tilton Farmers' Market featuring more than 30 local vendors, live music, and family entertainment. 3-7 p.m. at the Tanger Factory Outlets.
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.

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9-26-13 Calendar

Meeting and Pot Luck Luncheon will be held at the St. Charles Parish Hall. 12:30 p.m. Anyone 50 and plus years is welcome. Please call 253-9916 for further information.

Ford Motor Company's Drive 4 UR School program brought to the community by Irwin Automotive to raise money for Laconia High School's new Athletic Field. 3-7 p.m. at the Laconia High School. Participants have to be 18 or older.

Distracted Driving discussion lead by Jennifer Smith discussing the risks of talking or texting while driving. 7 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club in Laconia. For more information call 527-2895 or visit www.jennifersmith-distracteddriving.com.

Debt Triage Workshop offered by the Laconia Area Land Trust. 6-8:30 p.m. in the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community in Laconia. Advance registration required. For more information call 524-0747.

Lakes Region Planning Commission is holding meeting to discuss the NH Lakes Region Broadband Plan. 9 a.m. in the First Floor Conference Room at the LRPC office in Laconia. For more information call 279-8171 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Events at the Gilford Public Library. Toddler Time 10:30-11:15 a.m. Conversational French 3:30-4:30 p.m. Crafter’s Corner 6-7:30 p.m. Foreign Movie Night 7-9 p.m.

Artist reception at VynnArt Gallery in Meredith. 3 to 6 p.m. Rob Caron's oil paintings will be displayed through September 29.

Heart of the Lakes Sufi Center offers class on the topic of breath. 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia on Pleasant Street.

JCB Jazz Trio at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $12 and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.

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9-25-13 Calendar

Author Marina Kirsch discusses her book Flight of Remembrance, a World War II Memorial of Love and Survival. 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.

Mom and Me free movies at Smitty's cinema in Tilton featuring the film "Toy Story". Doors open at 11 a.m. followed by the showing at 11:30 a.m.

Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours hosted by PSNH. 5-7 p.m. at its Tilton Area Work Center at 64 Business Park Drive in Tilton. For more information call 524-5531.

Program titled "The Weeks Act of 1911-Conservatives, Conservation and Not One Cent for Scenery" held at The Lake Winnipesaukee Museum in Laconia. 7 p.m. Fee is $5 for non-members. Refreshments available. RSVP by calling 366-5950.

Open House to celebrate the 5th anniversary of Meredith Village Savings Bank in Wolfeboro held in conjunction with the Wolfeboro Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours. 5-7 p.m. at Meredith Village Savings Bank in Wolfeboro.

LHS class of '48 will be having lunch at Johnson's Seafood Restaurant in New Durham. Noon.

Free Reiki Clinic: Learn & Experience Reiki Benefits Demonstration lead by Reiki Master Carol Wallace. 6-7:30 p.m. at Laconia High School. For more information or to register call 524-5712.

The Plymouth Regional Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours hosted by Mosenthal Spine & Sport PainCare, and Total Body Therapy. 5-7 p.m. at 15 Town West Road in Plymouth. For more information call 536-1001 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Events at the Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check–Out–An–Expert! 10 a.m. to noon. Social Bridge 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Lakes Region Blue Star Mothers meeting. 6 p.m. in the conference room at Lakes Region General Hospital. For questions, call Joy Hall at (732) 216-3455.

The Thrifty Yankee (121 Rte. 25 - across from (I-LHS) collects donations of baby clothes, blankets and hygiene items for Baby Threads of N.H. every Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 279-0607.
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.
Free knitting and crochet lessons. Drop in on Wednesdays any time between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at Baby Threads workshop at 668 Main Street in Laconia (same building as Village Bakery). 998-4012.
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.
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

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9-24-13 Calendar

Photo-illustrated presentation featuring the wildlife, hiking and natural history of the Belknap Mountain Range. 7-8 p.m. at Brewster Academy's Pinckney Boathouse in Wolfeboro. For more information call 224-9945.

Homeschooling forum for parents interested in homeschooling their children presented by the Central New Hampshire Homeschoolers group. 3-5 p.m. at the Laconia Public Library. For more information call 581-9148 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Flu shot clinic held at the Meredith Hannaford Pharmacy in Meredith. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Only regular dose vaccine is available at this time. For more information call 279-2230.

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

Events at the Gilford Public Library. Storytime (Ages 3-5 Years) 10:15 – 11:15 a.m. Babygarten (Birth  - 18 mo.) 11:15–11:45 a.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.
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.
Weelky Summer Farmer's Market hosted by Franklin Regional Hospital in collaboration with the Franklin Healthy Eating Active Living Coaltion. 3-6 p.m. on the lawn of Franklin Regional Hospital. New "Double SNAP Dollars" card avaliable providing SNAP benefits. For more information call 934-2060 ext. 8369.

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. .

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