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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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9-23-13 Calendar

The Moultonborough Friends of the Library hosts its annual Book and Author Luncheon featuring noted Vermont author Howard Frank Mosher. Noon at the Peak Colony Club in Moultonborough. Tickets are $35 per person and are available at the Moultonborough Library.

Kids Book Nook featuring "The Surprise Attack of Jabba the Puppet: an origami yoda book" by Tom Angleberger. 3:30 p.m. at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. For ages 6-10.

Senior Momentum program featuring apple pie making with Chef Bob Pelland. 11 a.m. at the Fellowship Hall in Gilford Community Church. To find out the ingredients needed for the program or to register call 527-4722.

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.

Events at the Gilford Pubic Library. National Banned Book Week Celebration 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Swedish Weaving 10:30-11:30 a.m. Mahjong, 12:30-3 p.m.

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.
Laconia Chapter of Barbershop Harmony Society meeting. 7:15 to 9:30 p.m. at the Gilford Community Church. Guests and singers of all ages and skills are invited to attend these Monday night rehearsals. For more information call Harvey Beetle at 528-3073.

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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9-22-13 Calendar

Squam Ridge Race along three summits of the Squam Ridge Mountain Range. 7 a.m. registration followed by the race start at 7:45 a.m. Registration is is $70 the day of the race. To register in advance for a reduced cost visit www.squamlakes.org/squam-ridge-race. For more information call 968-7336 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

5th Annual Tanger Fit for a Cure 5K Run/Walk presented by Autoserv. 8:30 a.m. at Tanger Outlets. Registration takes  place from 7-8 a.m.

A Spiritual Wisdom on Conquering Fear discussion will be offered on at 10:30 a.m. at the Hampton Inn in Tilton. This event is free and open to the public. For more information call 800-713-8944 or visit www.eckankar-nh.org.

The Trio Veritas perform at Plymouth State University. 1 p.m. in the Smith Recital Hall at the Silver Center for the Arts. Tickets are $14 for adults, $13 for seniors, $11 for youth and can be purchased by calling 535-2787. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


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9-21-13 Calendar

Pitman's Freight Room hosting acoustic duo The Sweetbloods, followed by folk rock group The Wharf Rats. 7:30 p.m. at Pitman's in Laconia. Tickets are $10 per person, $36 for a table of four if purchased in advance. BYOB. Soda and light refreshments available. For more information or for advance tickets call 292-7875.

Meat Bingo sponsored by the American Legion Post 33. 3 p.m. at the Post at 6 Plymouth Street in Meredith.

7th Annual Town Wide Yard Sale held rain or shine around Ashland. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Maps showing the sale locations will be sold for $1 at Memorial Park in downtown Ashland.

The American Legion Post 1 will offering rounds Meat Bingo beginning at 3 p.m. The event will take place at the American Legion Post 1 headquarters located at 849 North Main Street in Laconia.
The Back Room at The Mill Fudge Factory will be hosting folk and light rock artist Audrey Drake. 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information call 744-0405 or email www.themillfudgefactory.com.

J.P. Polidoro will speak about his writing, self-publishing and self-promotion of books. 1 p.m. at the New Durham Public Library. For more information call 859-2201.

The public is invited to meet the September Artist at the of Gilmanton Julianne Morse during a meet the artist reception. 1:30-3 p.m. at the Library on NH Route 140 opposite Gilmanton School.

The documentary "Northern Trespass" will be shown at the Franklin Opera House at 7 p.m. The documentary will address how the Northern Pass will affect property values, the tourism industry, the White Mountain National Forest, the Appalachian Mountain Scenic Trail, and history sights. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door.

The Hannaford Supermarket & Pharmacy in Meredith hosts a grand reopening event to celebrate the store expansion. Beginning at 7:30 a.m. Food sampling, gift cards and other activities held throughout the day.

Walk in the Woods conducted by Speaking for Wildlife. 10 a.m. to noon around Knowles Pond in Northfield. Participants are encouraged to bring water and bug repellent.

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. .

Lakes Region Lyme Support Group meeting. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Laconia Middle School. 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.

Elizabeth Von Trapp presents a concert at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Ashland. 7 p.m. No charge for admission, but a free-will offering will be taken.

Broadway Idol contest at Winnipesaukee Playhouse. 7:30 p.m. 15 local singers will compete. $10 admission and $1 per audience member votes. Proceeds will support the theatre and the playhouse's educational programming.

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