Laconia municipal candidate forum. 7 p.m. at the Weirs Beach Community Center. Radio talk-show host Neil Young will moderate.
4th Annual Empty Bowls Dinner sponsored by the Inter-Lakes National Honor Society and students from Mrs. Sangudolce's Art Club and art classes. 5:30-7 p.m. in the Inter-Lakes High School Cafeteria. Suggested donation or $10. Participants may take the bowls from the event home.
Plymouth State University's Department of Music, Theater and Dance presents the musical theater version of Victor Hugo's story Les Miserables. 8 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts in the Hanaway Theater. Tickets are $21 for adults, $17 for seniors and $15 for youth. For more information or to purchase tickets call 535p2787 or visit silver.plymouth.edu.
Speare Memorial Hospital is conducting a public flu shot clinic in the Speare Memorial Hospital Front Lobby between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. The clinic is open to all people 18 and older. Cost is $25 per person. Insurance cards requested. For more information call 238-2348.
Inter-Lakes Fifty Plus club will be holding a meeting and program at the St. Charles Parish Hall at 1:30 p.m. Anyone 50 and plus years is welcome. For more information call 253-9916.
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.
Pick-up men's basketball program for people ages 18 and up sponsored by the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department. 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. $2 participating fee. For more information call 527-4722.
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.
Heart of the Lakes Sufi Center monthly class focusing on the Topic of Breath. 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society in Laconia. Classes are free and run one hour. All are welcome. For more information call 832-3550 or email
Better Together meeting. 4 to 6 p.m. at the Laconia Middle School.
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Carol Lee Anderson discusses her book on Meredith cartoonist Bob Montana and sign copies from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.
Talk on health care facilitated by Bert Weiss of the Health Insurance Marketplace. 5:30 p.m. at the Meredith Community Center. For more information call 279-4764.
Flu vaccination clinic open for Laconia Caring and Caring for Women patients, adult, and pediatric patients. 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30-5 p.m. For more information call 527-2752.
Mom and Me free movie program featuring the film Finding Nemo. 11:30 a.m. at Smitty's Cinema in Tilton. Doors open at 11 a.m.
Events at 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.
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.
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.
Concord Transplant Support Group. 7 p.m. in Room 5C at Concord Hospital. Open to all pre- and post-transplant patients, friends and family. For more information call Yoli at 224-4767.
Lakes Region Blue Star Mothers meeting. 6 p.m. in the conference room at Lakes Region General Hospital. For more information call Joy Hall at (732) 216-3455.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 October 2013 08:43
Author Carol Lee Anderson presents her latest book The New England Life of Montana: Beyond the Archie Comic Strips. 6:30 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library.
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. Sock Knitting Class for Intermediate Knitters, 1-2 p.m. S.A.T. Prep (High School Juniors and Seniors), 6:30-8 p.m.
New Hampton Historical Society Meeting featuring a discussion on the New Hampton Stage Curtain Restoration Project presented by Director of Curtains Without Borders Christine Hadsel. 7 p.m. at the Gordon-Nash Library. For more information call 744-9798.
Last Updated on Monday, 21 October 2013 09:22
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.
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.
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.
Gilford Public Library events. Mahjong 12:30-3 p.m. Lego Legion 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013 08:54
Annual Pieathon conducted by Holland Hill Studio in Center Sandwich. 8:30 a.m. at Surroundings Gallery in Center Sandwich. Event offers an 8 mile scenic bike ride followed by a 3.14 mile run/walk. The biking portion of the race is optional. Pie and warm drinks available after the race. Cost ranges from $15-$25. Those not participating in the race are encouraged to bring a pie and attend for a reduced price. For more information or specific cost call 476-2476.
Admission Open House at Sant Bani School in Sanbornton. 2-4 p.m. Light refreshments served. To RSVP or for more information call 934-4240.
Performance by "The Rockin' Daddios" musical trio, and a short play "Claire" presented by Pat Langille will be featured during this year's "Autumn Leaves" concert. 2 p.m. at The Music Clinic Theater Company in Belmont. Reservations are suggested. Tickets are $18. For more information or to RSVP call 677-2777.
Line Dancing at Starr King Fellowship. 4-5 p.m. $5 per person. For more information call George at 536-1179.
7th Annual Old Ways Days presented at Old Ways Traditions in Canterbury. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Farm tour held at 2 p.m. Live music by the Fiddle Thomsons from noon to 2 p.m.
Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013 08:49