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8-22-15 Calendar

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

 

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

Annual Dance to Make a Difference, 7 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith; event to benefit Faith, Hope and Love Foundation which strive to brind relief for local youths struggling homelessness, poverty or hunger.

 

 

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.

 

 

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

 

New Horizons Band performs, 7 p,m., Center Harbor bandstand.

Adam's Call Concert at Alton Bay Christian Conference Center. 7 p.m.

 

Guided hike of Knights Pond Conservation Area in Wolfeboro,  9 a.m. Registration required. Visit. www.lrct.org

Red Cross Blood Drive, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Tanger Outlet Center, Tilton.

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

Meredith Sculpture Walk tour, 11 a.m. Meet in front of Innisfree Bookstore, Mill Falls Marketplace. Docents will explain the thoughts of the artists who created the 27 different sculptures, and also the materials and construction that were used.

Jewelry making demonstration, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., League of New Hampshire Craftsmen shop, 279 Daniel Webster Highway (Route 3), Meredith; Lucy Golden will show how she makes jewelry as she works with sterling, jeweler's brass and enamel paint.

Gift card and meat raffle, 1 p.m., American Legion Post Home, 849 North Main St., Laconia (opposite Laconia Fire Department); sponsored by post Auxiliary.

Leavitt Park Carnival, 3-6 p.m., Leavitt Park, 334 Elm St., Laconia; games, bingo, raffle, dunking booth, food & snacks.

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

 

Comedy at Hart's Turkey Farm in Meredith. 9 p.m.

 

Gilford Farmer's Market at the Historic Rowe House. 9 to noon. 

 

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

 

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. 7 to 8:30 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 527-2485.
Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 5:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or 630-3855.

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.

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7-23-15 Calendar

Children's theater performance, "The Three Little Pigs," 2 p.m., Silver Center for the Arts, PSU campus, Plymouth. Tickets can be purchased by calling box office, 535-2787 or 800-7793869 or at www.silver.plymouth.edu

MDA Lock-Up, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Cactus Jack's/T-Bones restaurants, 1182 Union Ave., Laconia; proceeds benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association. Info: 471-2722 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Free outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Kelley Park, Bristol; performance by Club Soda (hits from 1950s to today). Info: www.townofbristolnh.org

Guitarist-singer Hiroya Tsukamoto performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Charge. Tickets and Info: 527-0043 or www.pitmansfreightroom.com

Family Movie Matinee at Hall Memorial Library, 1 p.m. Big Hero 6. Popcorn provided, bring your own water bottle and pillow.

Talk on presence of Underground Railroad in New Hampshire and Vermont, 7 p.m., Schoolhouse Museum, 94 Dane Road, Center Harbor; sponsored by Center Harbor Historical Society.

Lecture on ecology and management of the Eastern Wolf. 7 p.m. at the Benz Center in Sandwich. Chris Schadler will present. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Sandwich Agriculture Commission. Call 284-6294 for more information.

Illustrated nature talk about moose, 7:30 p.m., Loon Center, Lee's Mills Road, Moultonborough. Free.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Knotty Knitters, 10 a.m. to noon; Twilight Tales, 6:30-7:30 p.m. wear p.j.s and invite a friend. Sign-up required. All ages. Snack and craft.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Open Painting, 1:30–3:30 p.m.; Beauty and the Beast with Northeastern Ballet, 3–4 p.m.; Crafter's Corner, 6–7:30 p.m.; Evening storytime, 6:30–7:30 p.m.; Foreign Movie Night, 7–9 p.m.

Stand Up Laconia! monthly coalition meeting. 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Laconia Middle School.

 

 

 

 

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7-16-15 Calendar

Puppet show and puppet crafting, 10 a.m.-noon, Libby Museum, Wolfeboro. Charge, $15. Info: 569-1053 or www.wolfeboronh.us

Children's theater performance, "Arabian Nights," 2 p.m., Silver Center for the Arts, PSU campus, Plymouth. Tickets can be purchased by calling box office, 535-2787 or 800-7793869 or at www.silver.plymouth.edu

Free outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Kelley Park, Bristol; performance by Uncle Steve Band (rock, soul, blues). Info: www.townofbristolnh.org

Super Hero Training Academy at Hall Memorial Library, 1 p.m. Kids ages 5 and up - test your Super Hero skills on a Super Hero Obstacle Course. Prizes, crafts and snacks.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Brown Bag Book Discussion, 12:30–1:30 p.m. Open painting, 1:30–3:30 p.m. Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals, 3–4 p.m. Crafter's Corner, 6–7:30 p.m. Traveling Trunk: WWII History, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Evening Storytime, 6:30–7:30 p.m. Evening Book Discussion, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Talk about efforts to save Karner Blue Butterfly. 7:30 p.m. at the Loon Center in Moultonborough. N.H. Fish & Game biologist Rebecca Segelhurst will present.

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.
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.
Craft night at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.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.

Adult Craft Night, Belmont Public Library, 5:30 p.m.

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. Attendees at the story time are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring a teddy bear.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Knotty Knitters, 10 a.m. to noon. Lego Building Blast! 3-4:30 p.m., a special Lego time that features 6 hero-themed challenges, all ages, snacks served.

 

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8-28-15 Calendar

Franklin Footlight Theater presents "Godspell," 7:30 p.m. Franklin Opera House (City Hall).

American political satire group Capitol Steps performs, 7:30 p.m., Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro. Information and tickets for all performances are available at Great Waters Music Festival office, 15 Varney Road, Wolfeboro, by calling 603-569-7710, or online at www.greatwaters.org.

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.

Pop music group Sounds Clever and the Valley Horns performs, 8 p.m. Pitman's Freight Room, 94 New Salem St., Laconia. Info and tickets: www.pitmansfreightroom.com, or 527-0043. 

Charlie Jennison Trio performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15. Info: 744-7800.

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

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 Class, 2:30-3:30 p.m.; Library's annual book, pie and ice cream sale, 4-7 p.m.

Friends of the Meredith Library book sale, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Meredith Public Library.

Art Club at Gordon-Nash Library. 3:30 p.m. 

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

Story Time at Sanbornton Public Library. 10:30 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.

 

Silent Auction, 4-7 p.m., Gilford Community Church, Potter Hill Road, Gilford.

Outdoor movie showing, "Monsters University," 7:30 p.m., Rumney Bible Conference, Route 25, Rumney. Free. Lawn opens at 6:45. 

A Lady's Day at Castle in the Clouds. 5:30 p.m. in the Carriage House Art Gallery.

 

 

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

 

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8-29-15 Calendar

Franklin Footlight Theater presents "Godspell," 7:30 p.m. Franklin Opera House (City Hall).

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.

 

Live music featuring Paul Warnick, 1-4:30 p.m., Gunstock (Landing Zone Restaurant); games, prizes.

Stan Jr.'s Tributes & Memories Show, 6:30-8 p.m., Weirs Community Park; music from rock 'n roll to country and western, today's Top 40s to oldies, and gospel. 
Jim Barnes, singer, balladeer, troubadour, storyteller, performs, 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, Gilmanton Iron Works; proceeds to benefit Gilmanton Food Pantry & Thrift Shop.

 

Gilford Public Library annual book, pie and ice cream sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Friends of the Meredith Library book sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Meredith Public Library.

Gunstock Nordic Association/Piche's Free Kids’ Fun Run Race, 5 p.m., begins at the Village Field entrance. Open to kids ages 7-12 years.

 

Huntley Brown Concert at Alton Bay Christian Conference Center. 7 p.m.

 

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

Evening With Charlie Farren, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, 28 Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15. Info: 744-7800.

Gilford Community Band performs, 8 p.m., Weeks Bandstand, Gilford Village Field.

Fireworks, 9 p.m., Village Field, Gilford.

 

 

Silent Auction, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Gilford Community Church, Potter Hill Road, Gilford.

Gilford Rotary Club Old Home Day Pancake Breakfast, 7-10 a.m., Gilford Youth Center, Potter Hill Road. Proceeds benefit club's scholarship fund.

Summer Fair, 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Gilford Community Church, 19 Potter Hill Road.

Gunstock Nordic Association Gilford Old Home Day 5K Road Race, 8 a.m.; begins at the Village Field entrance.

Meredith Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., outdoors among Meredith Village Shops, Mill Falls Marketplace, and Main Street.

Bake Sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Meredith Historical Society, Main St., Meredith. Proceeds to help support the society's two museums.

Gilford Old Home Day Parade, 10 a.m., Belknap Mountain Road, Gilford Village. 

Hike of Meetinghouse Pond Conservation Area in Gilmanton, 10 a.m.-noon. Info: 225-7225 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Meredith Sculpture Walk tour, 11 a.m. Meet in front of Innisfree Bookstore, Mill Falls Marketplace. Docents will explain the thoughts of the artists who created the 27 different sculptures, and also the materials and construction that were used.

Meredith Congregational Church bicentennial auction, 6 p.m., church Fellowship Hall, 8 Highland St.; silent and live auctions.

Gilford Farmer's Market at the Historic Rowe House. 9 a.m. to noon.

Gov. Chris Christie to hold town hall meeting at Laconia VFW. 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. For more information or to RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

 

 

 

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. 7 to 8:30 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 527-2485.

Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

 

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