WOLFEBORO — A Tuba Christmas will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2-3 p.m. at All Saint's Episcopal Church, 258 South Main Street in Wolfeboro.
The concert will feature holiday music and traditional carols performed by a low brass ensemble. Tuba Christmas is a regional event, with tuba, baritone and euphonium players from various community, university and high school bands plus active and retired professionals. Monetary donations will be accepted for the L.I.F.E. Ministries Food Pantry.
For more information, visit www.tubachristmas.com or contact Nancy Donahue at 247-1703.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 09:02
GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a Senior Moment-um program on Monday, November 24 participants will meet at noon in the Community Church Fellowship Hall.
Participants will be spending the afternoon playing "Apples to Apples". Those who attend are encouraged to bring a lunch.
RSVP is requested by November 21. For more information or to RSVP, call the Parks and Recreation Office at 527-4722.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 02:43
LACONIA — Local bakers are busy planning what dessert they will feature at the upcoming Dessert Auction this Sunday, November 23 from 3-5 at the Beane Conference Center on Blueberry Lane, Laconia. The auction will benefit Hands Across the Table.
PK Zyla, well known local auctioneer, will attempt to keep those paddles raised as attendees bid on delicacies from Village Bakery, Wicked Sweet New England Treats, Ooo La La Creative Cakes, Annie's Café and Catering, Vintage Café, Water Street Cafe, Heavenly Confections, Penny Crafts, O Steak and Seafood, Hector's, Kara's Café and Cakery, Kitchen Cravings and the talented kids from the Huot Technical Center. Many local home bakers, churches and volunteer groups have also stepped up to offer some mouthwatering recipes. Gift certificates from Vista, Hannaford's and Shaw's will also be auctioned.
Admission is a canned good or other nonperishable item.
Guests will be treated to sweet refreshments as well as locally roasted coffees sponsored by Woodshed Roasting Company, which is also sponsoring the event along with Contigiani's Catering and the Beane Conference Center.
Hands Across the Table offers a free hot meal every Wednesday night from 4:30-6:30 at the Parish Hall of St. Andre Bessette on Gilford Avenue, Laconia. HATT's mission is "To feed all who are hungry on body and spirit. We do so willingly and with compassion and understanding". For further info call 455-7206.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 November 2014 02:39
LACONIA — The Lakes Region Builders and Remodelers Association will meet at Pitman's Freight Room on Thursday, November 20 from 5-8 p..m. combining networking, an educational seminar on new healthcare options with light appetizers and beverages followed by a performance by comedian Mark Scalia.
The social and networking program gets underway at 5 p.m. followed by new board member elections at 6 p.m. There will then be an opportunity to learn more about the new healthcare options available during this open enrollment period. Experts will be on hand to discuss before the comedy show, which gets underway at 7 p.m.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 November 2014 12:28
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