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8-12-15 Calendar

 

The Ultimate Buddy Holly Tribute performed by Interlakes Theatre. 2 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

 

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

 

 

Rookie Rockers, young musicians perform, Paradise Beach Club, 322 Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach, 7-10 p.m. Teens 16 and younger must be accompanied by parent or adult guardian. Call club, 366-2665, for more information.

Open Mic at Lucky Dog Lucky Dog Tavern & Grill in Plymouth. 10 p.m. 

Hump Day Hits with DJ Megan at Patrick's Pub & Eatery in Gilford.

 

Veggie Hunt, 10 a.m., Mouton Farm, 18 Quarry Road, off Route 25, Meredith. Charge. Intended for children ages 5-9, to get them excited about vegetables and learn how they grow. Info: www.moultonfarm.com

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Story time, 10:30 a.m.; Scrabble, 1 p.m.; Arts and crafts, 3:30 p.m.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Family Story Time Hour, 10-11 a.m.; LEGO Club, 11-11:45 a.m. (ages 3 & up); GFS Award Team, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Electronic device workshop, 4:30-6:30 p.m., US Cellular, 75 Laconia Road, Tilton. Free. Call 286-2388 to RSVP.

Understanding Dementia, 5 p.m., Live Free Home Health Care, 438 Route 104, New Hampton. Session topic: Managing caregiver stress. Free. Info: Bill York, 254-7397.

Presidential candidate John Kasich addresses Belknap County Republican Committee's monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Top of the Town Restaurant, Ladd Hill Road, Belmont. RSVP appreciated at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Lakeport Railroad Museum open. 10 a.m. Admission is free. For more information, call 524-3519.

Events at Gordon-Nash Library. LeLeche League support group for breastfeeding, 10 a.m. Mom & Baby Yoga, 10 a.m.

Yoga Strength at Alton Bay Community Center. 1:30 p.m. $5 drop in. Please bring weights, mat and water.

 

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 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.

Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.

Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at the St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall on Gilford Avenue in Laconia. Doors open at 4, dinner served at 5. All are welcome.

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.

Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

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8-11-15 Calendar

 The Ultimate Buddy Holly Tribute performed by Interlakes Theatre. 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

 

Bingo at Lakes Region Casino. 6 p.m.

Health and Safety Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., HealthFirst Family Care Center, 841 Central St., Franklin.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Fiber Friends, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Gilford Clickers Photography Club, 6:30- 7:30 p.m.

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Spanish Club, 10 a.m.; Craft Tuesday ($5 fee), 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m.

Events at Meredith Public Library: Computer Club, 10-11 a.m.; Interlakes Children's Theater Workshop, 2-3 p.m., Special TAB Meeting (celebrating Dr. Who Day), 3:30-4:30 p.m.; trustees meeting, 7:30 p.m., open to the public.

Adventure ecology program for youngsters, Connecting Art with Nature, 10 a.m.-noon, Squam Lakes Association, Route 3, Holderness. Registration required; call 968-7336 to sign up.

Introduction to the Zimmerman House, 2-3 p.m., Golden View Health 19 Route 104, Meredith; program about house in Manchester designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Sponsored by BankNH.

Blueberry Dessert Contest, 7 p.m., Women's Christian Fellowship stand near Alton Bay Bandstand. Being held in conjunction with Alton Old Home Week. Info: 875-3349 or 364-9670.

Stargazing, 8 p.m., Castle in the Clouds (Carriage House Terrace), Moultonborough. Free; donations welcome. Access via Ossipee Park Road off Route 171.

Mom & Baby Yoga at Gordon-Nash Library, 10 a.m.

 

Events at Gilman Library. Book Chat at 7 p.m. Knitter's group, 11 a.m.

Franklin Farmer's Market Franklin Regional Hospital. 3 p.m. Find locally-grown produce for sale on the lawn of Franklin Regional Hospital. Debit and EBT payment will be accepted. SNAP benefits will be matched up to five dollars per week per shopper.

The Plymouth French Meet-Up Club at The Common Man Inn. 6 p.m. Questions, contact Lance Keene at 603-726-5058 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Story Time at Sanbornton Public Library, 1 p.m.

Yoga with Shannon at Gordon-Nash Library. 10:30 a.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.
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 581-4619.
Line Dancing at the Laconia Senior Center led by George Maloof from 1-2 p.m. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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.
The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, meets to run on Tuesday evenings at 6 p.m. at the Gunstock Inn lower parking lot, and swim training with coach Al Rozzi follows at 7:15 p.m. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, but all other trainings are free. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club on www.meetup.com.
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia holds a Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia. This group is designed to create a community where individuals can develop their own meditation practice in a friendly, non-judgmental community. No experience necessary. Sessions consist of a combination of sitting and walking meditations and weekly discussions (no preparation required). New comers are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction. No Charge. Free will donations accepted.
Hooks & Needles, at the Meredith Senior Center. Knitting & crocheting group to meet every Tuesday, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. All are welcome. 1 Circle Dr, Meredith.

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 individual's needs. For more information call 476-5760.

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8-10-15 Calendar

 

Acoustic Night at Castle in the Clouds. 5:30 p.m.

 

Open Mic Night at Tower Hill Tavern in Laconia.

 

 

Walk & Talk, 10 a.m. Castle in the Clouds, off Route 171 Moultonborough; charge, call 476-5414 to reserve space.

Mahjong at Gilford Public Library. 12:30-3 p.m.

Live cooking demonstration, noon-3 p.m., Baron's Major Brands, 225 D.W. Highway (Route 3), Belmont.

Events at Hall Library, Northfield: Comics workshop (ages 8 and up), 1-4 p.m.; Chess Club, 4-7 p.m.

Master stonemason Kevin Gardner speaks about the history of stone walls in New England, 7 p.m., Moultonborough Lions Club, Old Route 109; sponsored by Moultonborough Historical Society.

 

 

Team Trivia at Patrick's Pub & Eatery. 7 p.m.

Yoga Push! at Alton Bay Community Center. 4:30 p.m. $8 drop in. Bring water, towel and mat.

Yoga Strength at Alton Bay Community Center 1:30 p.m. $5 for drop in. Bring weights, mat and water.

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. at Lakes Regional General Hospital in conference room LL 3/4, next to the cafeteria. The group's goal is to provide a safe meeting place where there is no guilt, shame, or blame, just compassion and understanding.
The Winnipesauke Triathlon Club is a free group whose members are training for any distance of triathlon, with bike riding with MC Cycle from Ellacoya on Monday evenings, at 5:45 p.m. or 6 p.m. depending on ability. Non-members of the pool are charged $10 for use of the pool, otherwise the trainings are free. Upcoming training will include bicycle maintenance clinics by MC Cycle, open water swimming and transition training. For more information see Winnipesauke Triathlon Club on www.meetup.com.

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8-8-15 Calendar

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

Sister Act performed by Interlakes Theatre. 7:30 p.m. at Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium.

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Twelfth Night performed by Advice To The Players. 2 p.m. at the Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

 

 

Outdoor concert, 6 p.m., Hebron gazebo.

Scott Mullett Trio performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15.

Hyssongs Concert at Alton Bay Christian Conference Center. 7 p.m.

 

Live music at Tavern 27. 8 p.m. Classic and popular music played by piano stylist Bob Kroepel.

 

Soulfest at Gunstock Mountain Resort. This summer will mark the 18th anniversary celebration of New England's largest Christian music festival. For more information visit - www.thesoulfest.com

 

 

Belknap County 4-H Fair, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Belknap County 4-H Fairgrounds, Mile Hill Road, Belmont. Info: www.bc4hfair.org. Continues Sunday.

Road race and relay race in Belmont; 10 mile road race, starts 8 a.m. (registration 7:15); 10-mile relay race, 10 a.m. (registration 9:15), Belmont Middle School, School St., Belmont.

Cow pie throwing contest, 11:30 a.m., near Belmont Mill, Mill St., Belmont.

Lyme disease support group, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Wesley Woods Community Room (behind First United Methodist Church), off Route 11A, Gilford. Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

New Hampton Old Home Day, opening ceremonies begin at 10:30 a.m., live music 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., free baked bean lunch at noon, square dancing 8-11 p.m. antique and classic car show, children's activities.

Talk on history of stone walls, 11 a.m., Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, Endicott Street North (Route 3), next to Funspot, Weirs Beach. Free.

Alton Old Home Week 5k Road Race, 9 a.m. start, 7:30-8:30 registration, Alton Bay Bandstand.

Downtown Laconia Sidewalk Sale, 10 a.m.-on.

Alton Historical Society open house, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., J. Jones & Son railroad freight building on Depot St., next to the Alton B&M RR Park.

Craft Fair, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Alton Bay Community Center and Railroad Square Park, Alton Bay.

Event at Meredith Public Library: Artsy Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Environmental awareness event, 10 a.m., Livermore Falls/Holderness Beach; sponsored by Friends of the Pemi and Plymouth Rotary Club.

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.

Author book-signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; author Philip Soletsky signing copies of his mystery "Little Girl Lost."

Event at Gilford Public Library: Tech Talk, 1-2 p.m.; sharing favorite apps.

Birch syrup tasting, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Gallery, 279 Daniel Webster Highway (Route 3). Free.

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

 

Family Fun Day at Church of the Holy Spirit in Plymouth. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

 

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

 

 

 

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.

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

 

 

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8-7-15 Calendar

Sister Act performed by Interlakes Summer Theatre. 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium in Meredith.

Performance of Neil Simon's "Lost in Yonkers," 7:30 p.m., Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Reservoir Road, Meredith. Tickets & info: 279-0333 or www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

Twelfth Night performed by Advice To The Players. 2 p.m. at Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage.

 

Scott Kiefner Trio performs, 8 p.m., Purple Pit Jazz Club, Central Square, Bristol. Charge $15.

Rock Island Blues Revue performing at Franklin Opera House. 7:30 p.m. Call 934-1901 for ticket information.

Center Harbor Town Band concert. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the outdoor bandstand.

Live music at Tavern 27. 8 p.m. Classic and popular music played by piano stylist Bob Kroepel.

Soulfest at Gunstock Mountain Resort. This summer will mark the 18th anniversary celebration of New England's largest Christian music festival. August 6-8. For more information visit - www.thesoulfest.com

 

 

Sandwich Historical Society Walk and Talk series, program on Camp Hale and Coolidge Farm Area, 10 a.m., start at Camp Hale ballfield, 93 Mill Bridge Road, North Sandwich. Walk will conclude around 2 p.m.

Author book-signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; author Hannah McKinnon signing copies of her novel, "Lake Season."

Event at Gilford Public Library: Luis Cartlos Montalvan, a wounded Iraq War veteran, and his service dog, Tuesday, give a children's story time, 3-4 p.m.

Fireworks, 10 p.m., Weirs Beach. Free. Rain date: Saturday.

Meat bingo, 6:30 p.m., Laconia VFW, 143 Court St., Laconia.

Bucky Lewis - Comedy on the Lake. 8 p.m. at Blackstones at the Margate in Laconia. For reservations and tickets, call 524-5210, or tickets can be purchased at the door.

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

Free Movie in the Park at Ashland Ball Field. 8:30 p.m. 

 

 

 

 

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

Book group gathering, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Bayswater Books, Center Harbor; discussion of Lily King's novel, "Euphoria."

Events at Meredith Public Library: Tot Time Reading Circle, 10-11 a.m.; cartoonist Eric Fulford, 2-3 p.m.

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.

Lunch Bunch Readers, Belmont Public Library, 11:30 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.
Storytime at Sanbornton Public Library 10:30 a.m.

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