Lakes Region Tea Party meeting held at 7 p.m. at the Moultonborough Public Library. For more information Contact Hal or Peggy 286-3506.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check–Out–An–Expert!, 10 a.m. to noon.
Ash Wednesday Service including a light supper and worship service with optional imposition of ashes. 6 p.m. at the Sanbornton Congregational Church-UCC located at 21 Meetinghouse Hill Road. For more information call 286-3018.
Healthy Aging Strategies: A Chiropractic Perspective for Living a Healthier Lifestyle, 11 a.m. at the Taylor's Woodside Building. Free and open to the public. For more information visit www.taylorcommunity.org or call 524-5600.
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.
Cribbage Tournaments held at the Patrick's Pub & Eatery in Gilford, 6:30-7 p.m. Proceeds go towards The Cafe Deja Vu Pub Mania Team. Cost is $10 per person. Weekly cash prizes awarded. For more information call 998-1418.
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.
Story Time with Mr. Dever or Mr. McWilliams held at the Gilman Library in Alton, 9:15 a.m.
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Birding in Alaska program Tilted A Passage Northwest: Birding Alaska by Planes, Trains, and Automobile (Boats), 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Gilford Public Library.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.;Drop-In Rug Hooking, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Writing Expert, 3-5 p.m. Birding In Alaska, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Laconia's Urban Renewal Lecture by local history columnist Warren Huse, 2-3:30 p.m. at Golden View's new assisted living option, The Terrace. RSVP is suggested as seating is limited.
Pancake supper to mark Strove Tuesday, 6 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of First United Methodist Church. For more information call 524-3289.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper 6 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church of Laconia-Gilford, 18 Wesley Way. Donations appreciated but not required. For more information call 524-3289.
Seminar entitled "How to Interact with Lawyers, CPA's, Bankers and Brokers", 8-10 a.m. at the Enterprise Center at Plymouth. To register email email@example.com or call 535-3222.
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.
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 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.
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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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.
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. (First and Third Monday)
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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Community Breakfast at the Bristol Masonic Temple, 7-11 a.m. Admission is $7 per person. Ask about child, family, or senior discounts at the door.
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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Will Noonan and Carolyn Plummer perform a night of live comedy at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $15. For more information call 524-0043 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.
Valentine Musical Sweets benefit at the Gilmanton Food Pantry & Thrift Shop featuring music, desserts, and a raffle, 6 p.m. at the Gilmanton Community Church, Route 140 in Gilmanton Iron Works. Admission is free.
2015 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop held at the Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness. Fee of $55 per person covers the workshop, lunch and equipment use. Discounted fee of $25 for participants between ages 18-25. For more information or to register visit http://www.nhwf.org.
Annual Winterfest held by the Squam Lakes Association, noon to 3 p.m. at the SLA Resource Center, 534 Rotue 3. Free of charge. Features an annual Chili Contest. For more information call 968-7336.
11th annual Miss Teen New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen Competition, 2 p.m. at the Stockbridge Theater at Pinkerton's Academy's Spaulding Arts & Humanities Center in Derry. Tickets are available at the door at $32.50 for adults and $17.50 for students. The price of these tickets also covers the admission cost for the finals round held the next day.
Drop-In Valentine Craft, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Gilford Public Library.
Solo theater project DOTTIE performed at Plymouth State University followed by a "talk back" discussion on the topic of dementia, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the Studio Theatre at the Silver Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and youth. For more information call 535-2787. Tickets are also available online at silver.plymouth.edu.
Valentine's Day Dinner at the Shaker Table in Canterbury, 5-8 p.m. Five course prix fixe meal is $75 per person and includes a bottle of wine per couple. Seating is limited to 70 people and proceeds benefit the Canterbury Shaker Village. To purchase tickets visit www.shakers.org.
Auditions for the Maltby/Shire musical Baby, 2 p.m. at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse at 50 Reservoir Road in Meredith. Auditions are open to actors 18 years of age and older. For more information visit www.winniplayhouse.org.
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