The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region, above, will present a free family concert in Meredith's Hesky Park on Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 6:30 pm. The band, directed by Mary Divers, consists of approximately 40 musicians of varying ages, from many towns in the Lakes Region, including several from Meredith. The music ranges from the marches of John Williams to the marches of John Philip Sousa, with Americana, Broadway, Louis Armstrong, the Beatles, and more great variety in between. Also performing during the concert, will be the Laketones, a jazz ensemble within the band, directed by Lisa Noodergraaf. Tuesday's free concert is sponsored by the Meredith Parks and Rec Department. (Courtesy photo)
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 10:48
MEREDITH — The American Legion Post 33 S.A.L. Squadron will be hosting the annual Brown Bag Dinner and Dance this Saturday, Aug. 17 at 6 p.m. at the Plymouth Street Legion Hall in Meredith. Admission is free to those that bring a dinner for two in a large paper bag. Otherwise the admission is a $5 donation per person.
All proceeds go the David's House at Dartmouth Hitchcock Hospital. Music by disk jockey Jim Hurd. The public is welcome.
This is a non-smoking event, but there is a porch.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 10:32
BRISTOL — State Sen. Jeanie Forrester, R-Meredith, will host an ice cream social at Riverview Village in Bristol on Thursday, Aug. 29, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
"As the state senator for District 2 I believe it is extremely important to listen and be accessible to constituents. This event is just one more way I am continuing this focus all while having a little fun too," Forrester said.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 10:28
GILFORD — 36th annual Gilford Old Home Day 5K Road Race will be held on Saturday, Aug. 24 at 8 a.m.
Advance registration fee is $20, and day of registration fee is $25. Registration forms will be available at Piche's Ski and Sports Shop, Gilford Village Store, and Gilford library. Registration forms containing the $20 entry fee should be sent to: Gunstock Nordic Association, PO Box 7493, Gilford, NH 03247. Make checks payable to Gunstock Nordic Association.
Registration will be held in person Friday, Aug. 23 from 6:30-8 p.m. or the day of the race from 6:30-7:30 a.m. at Gilford Elementary School.
In addition to the 8 a.m. 5K race, a Kids' Fun Run will begin at 5 p.m. The kids fun run is open to ages 12 and under, and will cover half a mile total.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 10:21
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