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11-17-14 Calendar

Discussion on the draft of the Lakes Region Broadband Plan held during the regular meeting of the Lakes Region Planning Commission, 6 p.m. at the Wolfeboro Public Library in Wolfeboro. All meetings are open to the public. For more information call 279-8171 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

History lesson and discussion about "The Laconia Grant of 1629" led by Pat Tierney, 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. .

Erin O'Brien speaks on "Voting Laws are Racist" as part of the Saul O Sidore Lecture Series at Plymouth State University, 7 p.m. in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center for the Arts. Free and open to the public. For more information or for a free ticket call 535-2787.

Senior Momentum program sponsored by the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department, 9 a.m. in the Gilford Community Fellowship Hall. Event features the Thanksgiving comedy "Planes, Trains and Automobiles". to RSVP call 527-4722.

Lecture commemorating the 385th Anniversary of the signing of the Laconia Grant. 7 p.m. at the Laconia Public Library. Pat Tierney will present a history lesson and discussion about the grant, which was signed in 1629.

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.
Families Sharing Without Shame support group for parents who have a child/children who have or currently are abusing drugs and/or alcohol, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Gilford Community Church Gathering Room. The group's goal is to provide a safe meeting place where there is no guilt, shame, or blame, just compassion and understanding.

NAMI-NH Family Support Group. Meets the first and third Mondays of every month at 7 p.m. at the Pease Public Library, downstairs. Open to anyone who is dealing with a close friend or family member who has mental illness. For information, call Marcia at 254-5090, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Carol at 536-2699.
NamiNH Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday every month from 6-7:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Conner Bridge 328 Union Ave. Laconia. For more information call 603-293-4090.

Parish of Blessed Andre Bessette Respect Life Committee meeting. 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart School Gym in Laconia, front room. Public welcome. For more information call 528-2326 or 524-8335.

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11-16-14 Calendar

'Don't Drink the Water' performed at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for balcony and $18 for orchestra, to purchase tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

Village Players presents Seussical the Musical, 2 p.m. 51 Glendon Street, Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.

 Indoor Farmer's Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Big Banana, located at 229 Messer Street, Laconia. Food stamps accepted.

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11-15-14 Calendar

Artist Reception feturing Gilford High School Artists, 1-3 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year Round Library.

Native Food Tasting and Entertainment hosted by the NH Intertribal Native American Council, 5-8 p.m. at the Gilford Community Church. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for elders and children and under 6 are free. For more information call 630-4757.

Village Players presents Seussical the Musical, 7:30 p.m. 51 Glendon Street, Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.

Pemi Baker Community Health and Hospice observes National Hospice Month by offering the program Grief: What Helps When it Hurts, 9-11 a.m. at the Plymouth State University Hyde Hall. For more information call 536-2232 or visit pbhha.org.

The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents Woody Allen's 1966 comedy Don't Drink the Water, 7:30 p.m. at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse Campus in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for the orchestra and $10 for the balcony. For more information visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or call 279-0333.

Taxiarchai Greek Pastry Fair 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 811 North Main Street in Laconia. Featured are Greek pastries, spinach pie and dolmathes.

Bear Cub Book Club at the Meredith Library 11 a.m. to noon. Ages 6-9. Discussion and activity based on the book Pinky and Rex and the Perfect Pumpkin by James Howe. Snack provided.

Fundraising campaign conducted by the Laconia Police Officers Association including a Comedy Night featuring the "Boston Comedy All Stars", 7:30 p.m. at the Margate Resort. Admission is $15 per person. 

Winnisquam Regional High School 6th Annual Craft Fair sponsored by Chem Free program WRHS Tilton, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors representing local artists, crafts people, and consultants for many popular products. For more information call 286-4531.

Glad Tidings Christmas Fair hosted by the First United Methodist Church in Gilford, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church off of Route 11A. Lunch served featuring the fairs famous corn chowder, sandwiches, doughnuts, and coffee. Santa Claus will be in attendance. For more information call 524-3289.

Pitman's Freight Room celebrates its two year of comedy anniversary with three of New England's top comedians Larry Miles, Chris Pennie, and Karen Fitzgerald, 8 p.m. at the Freight Room in Laconia. BYOB. Tickets are $15 at the door.

Christmas in the Village, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Joseph Parish Hall in Belmont. Breakfast and lunch will be available at the Bistro Cafe. Event will feature a Village Photographer, Village Playground, Village Bakeshop, Jewelry Store, Bookstore, Crafts, Baby Things, and Deco Shop Basket Raffles all day. Silent Auction—Item values $5 to $500. Raffle features cash prizes of up to $1,500 dollars for the first place winner. Tickets are $1 each or a book of six for $5. For more information call the Parish Office at 603-267-8174.

Inter-Lakes High School Class of 2015 presents the annual Mr. Inter-Lakes Pageant at 7 p.m. in the ILHS Community Auditorium. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the door.

International Games Day, 11-12 p.m. at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. The Kids Scavenger Hunt takes place in the children's section of the library.

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. 

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. .

LYME 411 Support Group. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley Woods' Community Room behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.

Craft fair & bake sale hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The club is located on North Main Street in Laconia, in the building that previously housed the St. James Episcopal Church.

Lakeport Community Association presents Christmas at the Railroad Museum sale. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Ornaments, lights, dishes and more. Located on Railroad Ave.

Snowflake Festival at Holy Trinity School. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Craft and bake sale, raffles and drawings.

Christmas Craft Fair at Faith Pointe Church on Old North Main Street in Laconia. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crafts, baked goods and many vendors.

Reception for artist Stacey Lucas at The Studio in Laconia. Noon to 4 p.m.

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11-14-14 Calendar

 

Village Players presents Seussical the Musical, 7:30 p.m. 51 Glendon Street, Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.

Tween Night at Gilmanton Year Round Library, 6:30-9:15 p.m. Sign up required. For ages 9-13.

Sit and Knit, 2-5 p.m. at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield.

Tot Time Reading Circle at the Meredith Library 9:30- 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to noon. Ages 0–3. Snacks served; Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Program on veterans benefits held by the Belknap County Area Committee on Aging, 10 a.m. in Wesley Woods Community Room behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For more information call 528-2555 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Dance Night with the Matt Stubbs Blues Band, 8 p.m. at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. Catered dinner available before the show. Tickets for the event are $15 per person. BYOB. Call 527-0043 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com for more information or to make a dinner reservation.

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.

'Don't Drink the Water' performed at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for balcony and $18 for orchestra, to purchase tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

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11-13-14 Calendar

Craft Night at the Belmont Public Library, 6 p.m.

Snow Shovel Brigade organizational meeting to prepare for the Laconia Downtown Christmas Parade, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Frates Creative Arts Center in Laconia, located at 27 Canal Street. Adults and teens are invited to bring a snow shovel to the meeting. For more information call 528-7651 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Informative meeting for interested families about the Destination Imagination Program, 7 p.m. at Gilmanton School. For more information call 267-6346 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Stand Up Laconia holds a public forum to discuss substance misuse in the community and steps that should be taken to help decrease the issue, 6:15 p.m. in the Laconia Middle School cafeteria. Event features guest speakers from the Greater Laconia Ministerial Association, the Laconia Police Department, the Laconia School District, JAG, and Stand Up Laconia members. For more information call This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 524-0668.

Events at the Meredith Public Library: Knotty Knitters 10 a.m. to noon. Mystery Book Group featuring the book Tripwire by Lee Child, 10:30 a.m. to noon.

Wine Tasting Seminar and Gourmet Dinner hosted by Laconia Adult Education and Fratello's Restorante Italiano in Laconia. Price is $45 per person. Reservations can be made by calling 524-5712.

Program about the 5 C's of Credit and how the pertain to small business owners and loans presented by Michael Tentnowski, Director of the Enterprise Center at Plymouth, 8-10 a.m. at the Taylor Community in Laconia.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Scrapbooking, 5:30 p.m. Classic Book Group featuring "Peter Pan" by J. M. Barrie, 6 p.m.

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.

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.

Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 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.
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.

'Don't Drink the Water' performed at the Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 for balcony and $18 for orchestra, to purchase tickets call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

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