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8-6-14 Calendar

Performance by Elaine Velie & Emily Young presented by the Recreation Department Summer Concert Series, 6:30 p.m. at the Moultonborough Lion's Club Gazebo. Free. Call 476-8868, www.moultonboroughnh.gov

Meredith Public Library: Fizz! Boom! Read! Family Story Time 10-11:30 a.m., snacks provided; Tabletop Gaming Group, Star Wars themed roleplaying. Ages 16+ only, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Build Robots That Draw 3:30-4:30 p.m., ages 8-18.

Performance of George Brant's psychological thriller Any Other Name shown at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29 for orchestra seats and $10 for balcony seats. Student Rush Orchestra tickets are available for $20 one hour prior to show time, cash only. To purchase tickets or for more information call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org

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.

​Lakeport Freight House Museum open, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,​ Elm Street, Laconia. Free Admission. 

Historical program on the 1938 Hurricane, 7 p.m., Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, Route 3, Weirs Beach (next to Funspot). Free for Winnipesaukee Historical Society members, $5 for non-members.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
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.

Flower-cutting and arranging workshop, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Moulton Farm, off Route 25, Meredith.

Nature programs at Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness: "Color Coded Messages," exploring the natural world of color with a young child, 9:30-10:30 a.m. (for adults with children age 3 and under (toddlers), parents must accompany child); "Speed or Stealth," exploring how raptors catch their prey, 10-11:30 a.m. (for families with children ages 6 and up).

Gilford Public Library events: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check–Out–An–Expert! 10 a.m. to noon.

Gilford Community Band performs, 7:30 p.m., Weeks Bandstand (Gilford High School cafeteria in case of rain), Gilford Village.

Steve Blunt, sing-along for everybody and party, Holderness Library, 10 a.m. Call the library, 968-7066, for more details.

Moulton's Band performs, 7 p.m., First Baptist Church, off Route 127, Sanbornton.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Hello Dolly," 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

The Islands of Winnipesaukee, author Ron Guilmette presents a Powerpoint and shares stories about his kayaking adventures to all the island's in the state's largest lake, 7 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library. Guilmette will also autograph copies of his book.

Storytime at Belmont Public Library: Crash! Boom! Lightning and Thunder, 10:30 a.m.

Meredith Senior Center events held at the Meredith Community Center: Games for Fun and Relaxation, 9-10:30 a.m.; Line Dancing with George Maloof 9:30-10:30 a.m., admission $5 per person; Inter-Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors weekly meeting 11 a.m. to noon. 

 

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8-5-14 Calendar

National Night Out event at the Laconia Police Department. 5 to 7 p.m. K-9 demonstration, tours of the building and police vehicles. Free soda, chips and hot dogs.

Meredith Public Library: TAB Meeting 3:30-4:30 p.m. Genealogy Club discussing Online Military History4-5:10 p.m.

Nature program about turtles, 10:30 a.m., Squam Lake Natural Science Center, Route 113, Holderness; for all ages.

Farmers Market, 3-6 p.m., Franklin Regional Hospital lawn, Franklin.

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center presents "Restoring a Rare Rabbit," one in a series of lectures on animals in peril, 7 p.m., Science Center, Route 113, Holderness. Contact: 603-968-7194 or visit www.nhnature.org

Discussion on the origin and importance of the evolution of NH's rural farms into private estates, 7 p.m., Meredith Historical Society, 45 Main Street, Meredith. Free. For more information call 279-2275.

Belmont Public Library Teen Advisory Group meeting: featuring games Apples to Apples, Who Am I or UNO; a talk about books and movies; open discussion on ideas for teen library programming. 4 p.m. for ages 12-18.

Reception for opening of Laconia Historical and Museum Society's new exhibit on Laconia's waterski history, 6 p.m., Laconia Public Library; roundtable discussion including old-time waterskiers follows at 7 p.m. Free.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Hello Dolly," 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Advice to the Players production of "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 7:30 p.m. Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage, Center Sandwich. For tickets or information visit www.AdviceToThePlayers.org, call 603-968-6253, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Meredith Historical Society hosts talk about the evolution of New Hampshire's rural farms into private estates, 7 p.m., Historical Society Building, 45 Main St., Meredith; co-sponsored by Meredith Public Library.

Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.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.)
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a pick-up co-ed volleyball program for adults ages 18 and up from 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. This program runs each Tuesday through the spring. There is a $2 fee per participant, per evening. No pre registration is required. For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722
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.

Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.

Alton author Barbara Bald reads samples of her poetry, 7:30 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library, Moultonborough. Free. Sponsored by Moultonborough Public Library.

Genealogy webinar about on-line military records, 4 p.m., Meredith Public Library, 91 Main St., Meredith. Free.

Septic Systems Explained, 6-8 p.m., Balmoral Improvement Association Clubhouse, Paradise Drive, Moultonborough; sponsored by Lake Winnipesaukee Watershed Association. Free. Contact Pat Tarpey at 603-581-06632 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Gilford Public Library Events: Rug Hooking and Bridge 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Squishy Circuits Activity for Teens, 3-5 p.m.; Kevin Gardner on Stone Walls, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

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8-4-14 Calendar

Modern Dance Class, 10-11:30 a.m. (beginners/all levels), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (intermediate & advanced), Sandwich Town Hall, Maple Street, Center Sandwich. Fee. For more information, call Paula Vinzi Johnson at 603-726-4205 or B.J. Vinzi at 603-253-7466.

Talk on ways to preserve food safely, 6-8 p.m., Cooperative Extension Service offices, 635 Main St. (third floor), Laconia. Fee.

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

Gilmanton Women's Club meeting, 1:30 p.m., Shellcamp Lake Clubhouse, Gilmanton.

Author Dan Szczesny discusses his hiking memoir, "The Adventures of Buffalo and Tough Cookie," 7 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library.

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.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
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.

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.

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8-3-14 Calendar (2)

Advice to the Players production of "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 2 p.m. Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage, Center Sandwich. For tickets or information visit www.AdviceToThePlayers.org, call 603-968-6253, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Hello Dolly," 5 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Attic Treasures Roadshow appraisal event, 5:30 p.m., Castle in the Clouds, Moultonborough. Fee. This event features antique appraiser Bruce Buxton of Portland, Maine.

Boardwalk Jazz Quartet performs, 7-10 p.m., Patio Garden Restaurant, Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach.

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8-3-14 Calendar

Raft-a-Palooza at LakeFest, Endicott Rock Park, Route 3 and Lakeside Ave., Weirs Beach; 10:15 a.m., blessing of the fleet, at 11 a.m. boats raft up in an attempt to set two Guinness World Records. More information at www.lakefest.org or 603-226-0299.

Artisan workshop, 1-4 p.m., Ann Lee demonstrates making lace scarves, Legion of NH Craftsmen Gallery, 279 Daniel Webster Highway (Route 3), Meredith.

Chamber ensemble EastWest Trio performs, 3 p.m., Taylor Community (Woodside Building), 435 Union Ave., Laconia. Free. 

Advice to the Players production of "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 2 p.m. Sandwich Fairgrounds Stage, Center Sandwich. For tickets or information visit www.AdviceToThePlayers.org, call 603-968-6253, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "Hello Dolly," 5 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Attic Treasures Roadshow appraisal event, 5:30 p.m., Castle in the Clouds, Moultonborough. Fee. This event features antique appraiser Bruce Buxton of Portland, Maine.

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