LACONIA — The Mentoring Together Program begins preparations for the 2014-2015 school year at Laconia Middle School. A number of current and new mentors gathered to welcome Nick Resca the new Site Director of Project Extra at LMS. The Mentoring Together Program focuses on the incoming 6th graders as a collaboration with members in our community, while enhancing the District's goals of building relationships between the school, families and community.
Last Updated on Monday, 15 September 2014 09:35
LACONIA — Did you know New Hampshire has seven champion "National Big Trees"? Join us on Thursday, September 18 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Hall at the Laconia Public Library as Kevin Martin, author of Big Trees of New Hampshire, takes us on a journey into the woods and into some cities all over New Hampshire to find these big trees of New Hampshire.
Martin will explain how he got involved with finding the trees, how lumber from similar trees is used in his boatbuilding work, and how wildlife will use these impressive parts of our landscape. The discussion will cover trees on public land in all parts of the state and how the curious can go see them for themselves.
Admission is free. Copies of the book will be available for purchase after the program.
Last Updated on Monday, 15 September 2014 09:31
LACONIA — QB Support Services, LLC, Owner, Charlene Smith of Belmont), will be teaching QuickBooks Workshops this fall at Lakes Region Community College.
The two-day Basic QuickBooks I Workshop will be on Monday, Sept.29, and Wednesday, Oct. 1, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. The two-day Basic QuickBooks II Workshop will be on Monday, Oct. 6, and Wednesday, Oct. 8, from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Cost is $100 for either workshop.
"I specialize in assisting small businesses, non-profits, and individuals in keeping track of their finances using QuickBooks, one of the most commonly used accounting software programs," says Smith, an LRCC Accounting Honors Graduate in 2010. "I am excited about the opportunity to pass my QuickBooks knowledge along to others in the community. The best way to assist businesses is to help them understand how to set up QuickBooks to maximize efficiency."
Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014 10:02
GILFORD — The Gilford Professional Firefighters are excited to announce their 12th Annual Gilford Professional Firefighters Community Golf Tournament, scheduled for Friday, September 26th!! This year's event will once again assist funding the Lakes Region Scholarship in the name of Nicholas Palisi; the WLNH Children's Auction Hose Draggers Pub Mania Team; and the Professional Firefighters Relief Fund. What could beat a beautiful September day? One filled with 18-holes of golf, a catered BBQ luncheon and a chance at great prizes, that's what!! Join the Gilford Professional Firefighters on September 26 at the Pheasant Ridge Country Club in Gilford.
Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014 09:56
- 37th Annual Harvest of Quilts to be held Oct. 4 & 5 at conference center in Lakeport
- Lakes Region Zonta club disbands, gives last gift to Circle program
- Yoga and music fund raiser on Thursday will help woman injured in car accident
- Adult Education offering Meditation course
- PSU hosting Eating Disorder Conference
- Visit Juniper Knoll Farm's Alpacas on Sept. 27 & 28