6th Annual Lou "Black Eagle" Toy Run on September 21

LACONIA — The 6th Annual Lou "Black Eagle" Toy Run sponsored by the Combat Vets Motorcycle Association and the Native American Toy Fund will be held Sunday, September 21 starting out from Laconia VFW Post 1670.

Check in is at 10 a.m. and there will be coffee and donuts. Riders are asked to bring $15 or a toy of equal value. The two-hour ride around the Lakes Region gets underway at 11 a.m. and returns to the VFW at 1 p.m. where there will be  raffles, a 50/50, lunch and live music. All money raised goes directly to purchase toys for over 1,000 Native American children in NH, VT and Maine. For more information, call 603.483.2835.



Team Taylor fund raiser at Patrick’s Pub on Sunday

LACONIA — Patrick's Pub in Gilford is lending its support to Taylor Community's Team Taylor in the fight to end Alzheimer's disease, Sunday, Sept. 14 through Thursday, Sept. 18. The restaurant will donate 25 percent of food purchases directly to Team Taylor from people dining at Patrick's Pub who mention Team Taylor to their wait staff as they're being seated. Taylor's team will donate all monies collected to the Alzheimer's Association at the Walk to End Alzheimer's.

The event is only one of many Team Taylor has been planning to help reach its goal of $4,500 for this extremely important cause. Whether you choose to dine at Patrick's Pub for one meal, or many during the five days, just remember to say you're there Dining for a Cause for Team Taylor.

Team Taylor is made up of a small, but dedicated group of individuals working at the Continuing Care Retirement Community in Laconia who are committed to the fight against Alzheimer's. This is the group's second year raising money and participating in the Walk. This year's Walk to End Alzheimer's takes place Saturday, Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. beginning at Arms Park, Manchester. For more information on this event or for questions on how to support Team Taylor's cause, contact Stephanie Bennett at 366-1280.


Flea market Saturday at Tilton-Northfield Methodist Church

TILTON — A Flea Market will be held Saturday, September 13 from 9 am to 3 pm (Rain or Shine) at the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church, 400 West Main Street, Tilton. Collectibles, antiques, crafts, books, food, children's and household items will be offered. Saleable donations accepted (no clothes please). Space is available. Call 286-4795 to reserve a space.

Mega Yard Sale at unitarian universalist church

LACONIA — The Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia invites friends and neighbors to an end-of- summer mega yard sale on Saturday, September 13, from 9 am to 1 pm. Look for dishes, knick-knacks, small appliances, artwork, books, CDs, collectibles, treasures of all kinds.
Find your treasures at the church, inside our out, at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia.