Events at Gilford Public Library; Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m. Check-Out-An-Expert, 10 a.m. to noon. The Hunger Games: "Catching Fire" - Film Screening, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Thanksgiving Craft for kids in grades K-4, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Sign up required.
Auditions for he production of All My Sons held by the Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 7:30 p.m. For more information, character descriptions, and audition sides visit www.winnipesaukeeplyhouse.org/auditions.html.
Events at the Meredith Public Library: Many Monkeys come to Read, 9:45–10:45 a.m. Ages 3-5. Snacks served; Comics Club, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Laconia High School Class of 1948 gathers for lunch, noon, Johnson's Dairy Bar and Seafood Restaurant, Route 11, New Durham.
Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet eachWednesday 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.
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.
The Country Village Quilt Guild meets 1:30pm on the first and third Wednesday of each month at the Moultonborough Life Safety Building behind the Police and Fire Station on Rt 25 in Moultonborough, NH. All are welcome. For information call 279-3234 or visit our website at Country Village Quilt Guild.
Lakeport Railroad Museum is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free Admission. 5 Railroad Avenue, Lakeport, NH (off Elm Street). For more information call 524-3519.
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Events held at Gilford Public Library; Drop-In Rug Hooking, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Contra Dancing in New Hampshire: Then and Now, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Trustees of the Meredith Public Library Meeting at the Meredith Library 6-7:30 p.m. Open to the public.
Events at Gilford Public Library, Drop-In Rug Hooking, 10:30–12:30 p.m.; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Storytime (Ages 3-5 Years) 10:30–11:15 a.m. Babygarten (Birth - 18 mo.), 11:15 to noon; NaNoWriMo Teen Writing Workshop, 3-4 p.m.; Contra Dancing Program, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 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.
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.
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia - 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.
Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.
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7th Annual Turkey Trot 5K Race and Family Walk held by the Gilford Youth Center. Race begins at 8:45 a.m. for walkers and 9 a.m. for runners. The course goes through Gilford Village. Cost of registration is $24 per person or $65 per family of up to five people. For more information call 524-6978.
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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:
, 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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'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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