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‘Smartphone 101’ talk at Gilford Public Library

GILFORD — On Saturday, March 21 the Gilford Public Library will host the second of its on-going series of Community Tech Talks; Smartphone 101. The Tech Talk will run from 1-2 p.m. at the Library.

The talk will cover the basics of what makes a smartphone a "smart" phone, the benefits and drawbacks of owning a smartphone, and will go over the details of some of the popular phones on the markets. This workshop is designed as an introduction to smartphones for people looking to learn more about them, or for those who are new to owning smartphones and want to learn more about what these phones can do. 

To sign up for the workshop visit the library or call 524-6042. This workshop is open to all Gilford Library cardholders.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015 08:09

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Belknap Sportsmen corned beef dinner and program March 19

GILFORD — A corned beef dinner with all the fixings will be held at the Belknap County Sportsmen's Association club house on Lily Pond Road on Thursday, March 19 at 6 p.m.

During the event, Hans Hug, Jr. will present a program "The Underwater History Of Lake Winnipesaukee". An avid diver, he has been collecting artifacts and taking videos of what rests on the bottom for years.  The presentation is suggest for anyone interested in the history of the Lake.

Admission is $10 per person water and soda provided. BYOB.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015 08:05

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Curling Open House at PSU Ice Arena on Wed.

PLYMOUTH — This spring marks the one year anniversary of curling at the Plymouth State University Ice Arena. With the nearest clubs in Conway and Nashua, the Lakes Region and White Mountains region of New Hampshire have a gem, or more suitably, "stones", in the Plymouth Rocks Curling Club.

The sport of curling can provide individuals a social, leisurely night out where they can learn something new and have a blast doing it. The team names alone exemplify the light-hearted spirit of the game, with names such as Broom Broom Pow, Hammer Time, Sweeping Beauties, Curling Irons, Crowded House and Curl Power. Much like a bowling league, curling epitomizes recreational entertainment for friends & families alike.
For the multitude of people who have never curled before, the PSU Ice Arena is hosting a Curling Open House on Wednesday, March 18 at 6 p.m. The event is free and all equipment will be provided. The Open House is for anyone and everyone who would like to try their hand at curling. For those interested in joining a league, or to register for the Open House, contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . For more information, call (603)535-2SK8 (2758) or check out the website at www.plymouth.edu/arena/curling.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 March 2015 02:02

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Free coffee tasting held at Golden View

 MEREDITH — Golden View Health Care Center invites the public to attend a free coffee tasting and presentation by Laconia's Woodshed Roasting Company on Wednesday, March 18 from 10-11 a.m. in Golden View's new assisted living option, The Terrace, located at 19 NH Route 104 in Meredith.

During the presentation, guests will be able to taste some of Woodshed Roasting Company's delicious coffee while learning all about the roasting process. Light refreshments will also be provided. RSVPs are encouraged as seating is limited. A snow date is set for Wednesday, March 25 from 10-11 am.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015 08:04

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