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Dance Night with the Backyard Blues Band at Pitman’s on Friday

LACONIA — Pitman's Freight Room at 94 New Salem Street in downtown Laconia is pleased to announce that Dance Night with the Brickyard Blues Band will take place on Friday, January 9 at 8 pm.

Admission is $15 and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.

Since 1997, Brickyard Blues has been evolving its sound and building a following on stages in New England. The group has a mix influences, including Texas & Chicago Blues, Stax-era soul music, old-school R&B, with some roots & rockabilly thrown in. 2006 marked the release of the bands 9 original song CD "Naughty". In addition to getting airplay on radio stations throughout New England, their original song, Alabama Blues Man, was picked as the Favorite Blues Song at radio stations in Orlando Florida, and Warsaw, Indiana, and has even been featured on a radio station in Belgium that showcases American roots-rock music.
The group features Brian James on Guitar & vocals, Tom Hoctor on sax, Rachel Green on bass, and Reed Dieffenbach on drums.
Catered dinner buffet available before the show for $10. Call 527-0043 in advance for dinner reservations.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 10:11

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Speare offering free help for those signing up for health care

PLYMOUTH — The deadline to enroll in the Health Insurance Marketplace—or the "exchange" as it is commonly referred to—is February 15, 2015. Speare Memorial Hospital, in cooperation with the Foundation for Healthy Communities, is offering free, one-on-one enrollment assistance by appointment every:

· Mondays, January 12, 19, 26 and February 2, 9 from 1- 3 p.m.

· Thursday, January 8, 15, 22, 29 and February 5, 12 from 4 – 8 p.m.

To schedule an appointment with one of the Health Insurance Navigators at Speare, call (603) 238-6471.

The Health Insurance Marketplace offers health insurance to those who do not have coverage. The costs of plans are based on income, and cover preventative services, essential health needs and pre-existing conditions. New Hampshire Medicaid is also available at no cost to income qualified individuals and families.

Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators at Speare can help you select the plan that is best for you and your family, and assist you with the enrollment process. Those who do not have insurance coverage by the February 15, 2015 will be subject to penalties of two percent of your income or $325 per adult ($162.50 per child), whichever is higher. For more information about the federally mandate Health Insurance Marketplace, visit www.healthcare.gov.

"For many people in our community, this is the first time they have had access to health insurance," notes Speare's Financial Counselor Stacey Lembo. "It can be a bit overwhelming at first, so taking advantage of the one-one-one sessions with the Navigators is a great opportunity to understand what is offered, what you qualify for, and get enrolled before the deadline."

Speare Memorial Hospital—nationally ranked as Top 100 Critical Access Hospital and 2014 HealthStrong™ Hospital— is a 24-hour, acute care, non-profit community hospital and health care provider serving Plymouth and the communities of central New Hampshire. Visit online at www.spearehospital.com and join us on Facebook and Twitter.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 January 2015 10:08

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Senior Moment-um playing Bingo on Monday

GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department will be sponsoring a Senior Moment-um program on Monday, January 12 at the Community Church, Fellowship Hall at noon for an afternoon of Bingo.

Coffee and tea will be provided; however, participants are asked to bring their own lunch. There will be small prizes awarded throughout the afternoon. Participants are asked to RSVP by Friday, January 9th. For more information or to RSVP  call the Parks and Recreation Office at 527-4722.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015 10:33

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Workshop today to help control overeating

GILFORD — A workshop is entitled "Reduce Food Cravings and Control Overeating Using EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques)" that will be held today from 6:15 pm to 7:45 pm at "Body Design by Joy'' at 25 Sawmill Road.

Pre-register by calling Body Design by Joy at 603-524-1860. Cost is $20.

Are you an emotional eater? Do your food cravings frustrate you and make you feel guilty? Would you like to explore and eliminate the true reasons why certain foods appeal to you? Join, Barbara E. Belmont, Certified EFT Practitioner, from Belmont Coaching and Consulting Services, as she teaches you how you, too can release food cravings and control your overeating. Participants will be introduced to an easy to learn relaxation tool called, Emotional Freedom Techniques "EFT", also known as tapping on the Meridians.

Belmont is a relaxation coach for the busy professional and EFT Specialist who helps her clients release the energetic and emotional connection between food cravings, limiting beliefs and uncomfortable memories.

Body Design by Joy is a complete wellness center located in the heart of the Lakes Region. Body Design is focused on meeting the individual needs of their clients. Body Design is also very well-known for their other top-notch services including Physical Therapy, Massage Therapy, Dietetic services, aesthetic services, and sunless spray tanning.

Last Updated on Monday, 05 January 2015 10:29

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