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Dietician to speak to Altrusa Club on Feb. 10

LACONIA — Altrusa International of Laconia will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 10, at 6 p.m. in the Woodside Building at Taylor Community.

The guest speaker for the program will be Lisa Garcia, the registered dietitian for Food Coach LLC in Laconia.

Altrusa of Laconia is a volunteer service organization dedicated to improving our community through personal service.

Service projects include scholarships, literacy projects, donations to local libraries, LRGH Eldercare Program, LRGH Newborn Program, Hands Across the Table, donations to local food pantries, and monthly birthday parties for Belknap County Nursing Home residents.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 11:04

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um group to make flag pins

GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a Senior Moment-um program on Monday, February 9 in the Fellowship Hall at the Gilford Community Church at noon to create American Flag pins in honor of President's Day.

Participants are encouraged to bring a bag lunch and are asked to RSVP by Friday, February 6. To RSVP contact the Gilford Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 10:57

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Knights of Columbus to hold free throw competition

FRANKLIN — Local boys and girls aged 9 to 14 from the Twin Rivers area are invited to participate in the 2015 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 8, at 12:30 p.m. in the St. Gabriel's Parish Center on Elkins Street in Franklin.

Registration will begin at noon.

There is no cost associated with this event. Each contestant will be given a chance to shoot 15 free throws, with the winner of each division determined by who sinks the most shots. There will be six separate divisions for boys and girls – 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 years old. The age of the contestant as of this past Jan. 1 will determine the division he or she competes in.

Trophies will be awarded to the first-place winners while all contestants will be recognized for their participation. Division winners will also be eligible to go on and compete at the State of NH Free Throw Championship on March 1 in Bedford.

This year's sponsors are the Knights of Columbus Council 11868 in Tilton, Council 12147 in Franklin and Council 10943 in Belmont. In the event of bad weather, the make-up date for this event is Feb. 15.

Those who want more information can call Matt Harmon at 286-2284.

Last Updated on Friday, 30 January 2015 10:54

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Batik egg decorating class in Meredith

MEREDITH — Learn how to create a beautifully decorated egg that will last for years to com.! Join us at the League of NH Craftsmen – Meredith Fine Craft Gallery on Sunday, March 29th from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM for an Ukrainian Egg Decorating class with artist Judi Lemaire.

Judi specializes in Batik egg decorating. Over the past twenty years she has studied traditional designs and developed her own unique expressions using both traditional and modern methods. Students will get a gift box, egg stand and glaze to take home with their egg.
Tuition is $20 per student, and there is no additional materials fee. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. To register for this class either call the League of NH Craftsmen – Fine Craft Gallery at 603.279.7920 or visit the Gallery at 279 Daniel Webster Highway in Meredith.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015 10:31

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