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12-9-13 Calendar

Monthly lecture program "The Greatest Show on Snow" presented by the Laconia Historical and Museum Society. 7 p.m. at the Laconia Public Library. For more information call 527-1278 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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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12-8-13 Calendar

The Department of Music, Theater and Dance at Plymouth State University offers its annual winter-holiday concert "A Joyful Noise" presented by the University Chorale and Chamber singers. 3 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts in Plymouth. Tickets are $15-13 for adults, $13-11 for seniors and $1109 for youth. For more information or to reserve tickets call 535-2787 or visit silver.plymouth.edu.

Edgewater Academy of Dance hosts a food drive "Winter Dancefest" to benefit the local food pantry. 3:30-5:30 p.m. at the Gilford Youth Center. Admission is a nonperishable food item.

Holiday Open House hosted by the Meredith Parks and Recreation Department. 2-4 p.m. at the Meredith Community Center. Carols performed from 5-5:30 p.m. followed by Santa's arrival at 5:30 p.m. For more information call 279-8197.

The 2013-2014 Tilton Winter Farmers' Market opens. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. across from AutoServ in Tilton at the Old Agway Building.

Bearcamp Valley Garden Club Christmas in the Village. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the green in Center Sandwich.

Street Car Company will present 'Seussical Jr.' 2 p.m. in the LHS auditorium. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by calling streetcarcompany.com.

Altrusa Festival of Trees Noel Shoppe at the Waukewan Golf Club .10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children.

The Black Swan Inn's Holiday Open House. 1-4 p.m. at the Inn in Tilton. Event features traditional holiday music, refreshments, and a visit from Santa.

Inter-Lakes Summer Theater presents "A Broadway Christmas Carol" featuring various parodies of well known Broadway show tunes. 3 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium in Meredith. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by calling 1-888-245-6374.

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12-7-13 Calendar

Pancake Breakfast and Books, Baubles and Bake Sale hosted by the Sanbornton Congregational Church-UCC. Breakfast 8:30-10 a.m. Sale 8:30 a.m. to noon. Breakfast charge is $5 per person or $15 maximum for family.

Pitman's Freight Room hosts Tyler Road. 8 p.m. at the Freight Room in Laconia. BYOB.

Bearcamp Valley Garden Club Christmas in the Village. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the green in Center Sandwich.

The Plymouth State University Contemporary Dance Ensemble presents an evening of dance at the Hanaway Theater at the Silver Center for the Arts. 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for seniors and youth. For more information or tickets call 535-2787.

Saturday Night Meltdown at the Laconia Ice Area. 6-7 p.m. Live DJ, public skating laser light show, games and prizes.

The Masonic Christmas Flea Market held at the Masonic Building in Tilton from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Features various holiday gifts and goods.

Meat Raffle at the American Legion Post 1 in Laconia. 3 p.m. at 849 North Main Street, Laconia.

Karaoke Event hosted by the American Legion Post 33 in Meredith. 8 p.m. at the Post. $5 donation requested.

Annual Craft Fair at the Gilford Middle School and High School. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Food available at the event. Proceeds benefit the GHS Senior Class of 2014.

The First United Methodist Church of Gilford holds a Living Nativity at the Methodist Church. 2 p.m. Those part of the performance should arrive at 1:45 p.m. Costumes provided. For more information or to become involved in the presentation call 524-3289.

The Blue Star Mothers of NH hold the Wreaths of Remembrance ceremony at the POW/MIA Memorial in Hesky Park in Meredith. 11 a.m.

Pancake breakfast in the company of Santa Clause and his elves from 8:30-10:30 a.m. in the Inter-Lakes High School Cafeteria in Meredith. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students and free for kids three and under. Proceeds benefit the ILHS Class of 2015.

Street Car Company will present 'Seussical Jr.' 7 p.m. in the LHS auditorium. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by calling streetcarcompany.com.

The Unitarian Universalist Holiday Fair featuring a "theme" basket raffle, gifts, baked goods and a cookie walk. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Laconia. Lunch served beginning at 11 a.m.

Ladies Guild Christmas Craft Fair, Bake Sale, and Chowder Lunch. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Campton Congregational Church. Lunch served between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Friends of the Library Open House and Meeting at the Meredith Library 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friends Meeting at noon follows the Friends Open House

The Inter-Lakes Children's Theater presents "A Charlie Brown Christmas" featuring local teens and tweens. 11 a.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium. Tickets are $8. Craft session held for kids before the shows and punch and cookies with the cast after the shows. Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 1-888-245-637 or at interlakestheatre.com.

Altrusa Festival of Trees Noel Shoppe at the Waukewan Golf Club . 2-8 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children.

Annual Christmas Wreath Sale and Craft Fair hosted by the Sanbornton Historical Society. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Sanbornton Historical Society. Wreaths are $12-$42. To preorder them call 286-9590 or download a form at lanetavern.org. For more information call 286-4526 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Lakes Region historian Carol Lee Anderson signs her latest work The New England Life of Bob Montana: Beyond the Archie Comic Strip. 2-4 p.m. at Innisfree Bookshop in the Mill Falls Marketplace in Meredith.

The 2013-2014 Tilton Winter Farmers' Market opens. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. across from AutoServ in Tilton at the Old Agway Building.

Opechee Garden Club Greens and Gift Boutique, Bake Shoppe and Raffle. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.

Prospect Mountain High School Craft Fair to support the Class of 2014, Class of 2015 and World Cultures Club. 8-11 a.m. breakfast followed by the craft fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Breakfast is $5 for adults, $4 for children ages 12 and under. Trees available at the craft fair from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. for $30 each.

Annual Christmas Fair hosted by the Bristol United Church of Christ Women's Fellowship. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Tapply-Thompson Community Center holds its third annual 5K Jingle Mingle. 9 a.m. registration and 10 a.m. race start. Cost is $25 the day of the race. Canned good donations accepted.

Inter-Lakes Summer Theater presents "A Broadway Christmas Carol" featuring various parodies of well known Broadway show tunes. 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium in Meredith. Tickets are $25 per person and can be purchased by calling 1-888-245-6374.

Lego Club at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 10:30-11:30 a.m.

22nd Annual Christmas Guitar Concert at the Belknap Mill featuring Ed Gerhard. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 in advance and $25 at the door. To purchase tickets or for more information call 664-7200 or visit www.edgerhard.com.

The Lakeport Community Association holds its Christmas at the Freight House. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. held behind Lakeport Fire Station in the Box Car.

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. .

Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.

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12-6-13 Calendar

The Inter-Lakes Children's Theater presents "A Charlie Brown Christmas" featuring local teens and tweens. 4 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School Community Auditorium. Tickets are $8. Craft session held for kids before the shows and punch and cookies with the cast after the shows. Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 1-888-245-637 or at interlakestheatre.com.

Oscar Night at the Movies held at the Gilman Library. 7 p.m. Film is a 1940's holiday romance that features Barbara Stanwick and Fred MacMurray. Approximately 1 hr and 34 minutes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Street Car Company will present 'Seussical Jr.' 7 p.m. in the LHS auditorium. Tickets are available at the door or in advance by calling streetcarcompany.com.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Library Live Chat 4 p.m. Sit and Knit 2-5 p.m.

Blue Bash in honor of the Hon. J. Olivia Huot held by the Belknap County and Laconia Democratic Committees. 6-9 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. Suggested donation of $20 per person. Event features food, drink, music, speakers, auctions and more. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Altrusa Festival of Trees Noel Shoppe at the Waukewan Golf Club . 2-8 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children.

Christmas Night in Ashland featuring various events along Main Street and Highland Street. Events start at 5 p.m. Pictures with Santa are available with a $1 donation.

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.

Carter Mountain Brass Band performs their Christmas Concert titled 'Christmas in the Village'. 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church on Rt. 11A, Gilford. $8. donation at the door. For information call 524-0807.

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12-5-13 Calendar

Information session on the Affordable Care Act presented by Certified Patient Navigator, Donna Toomey. 6-8 p.m. at the Elm Room of the Woodside Building in Laconia. For more information call 934-1464.

Lakes Region Camera Club meeting featuring a presentation by Forrest Seavey tilted "Using Your Camera's Video Mode". 7 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Meredith.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Project Teen featuring a Bookmarks project 3-4 p.m. Tea Time 4-4:30 p.m

Meredith Public Library events. Knotty Knitters 10 a.m. to noon. Brown Bag Book Group featuring the book Christmas in Plains by Jimmy Carter. Noon to 1 p.m. at Lakeside Deli, 2 Pleasant Street in Meredith. Lego Time! at the Meredith Library 3:30-4:30 p.m. Library writer's Group 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Red Cross Blood Drive held at the Sacred Heart Hall located at 31 Gilford Avenue in Laconia from noon to 5 p.m. For more information call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit online at redcrossblood.org.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Plymouth Area Chess Club meets Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. at Starr King Fellowship, 101 Fairgrounds Road. Form more information call George at 536-1179.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
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.
Visit the Gilman Library in Alton on Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. for a thought provoking game of chess and Pajama Story Time with Miss Bailey. Boards and game pieces for chess will be provided.
Families Sharing Without Shame, an open meeting for parents to discuss their child's drug addiction, alcoholism and recovery. 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, except Holidays, Concord Hospital's Fresh Start Therapy Room. For more information call 568-0533.

 

 

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