The Tapply-Thompson Community Center in Bristol hosts a One Stop Christmas Shop for Kids, 4-7 p.m. for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Gifts will be wrapped & tagged for children before they leave. For more information call 744-2713 or visit Events at the Gilmanton Year Round Library, Paper & Popcorn 3:15-6 p.m. Program features The Book Thief. This program is for students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades only; Energy Savers, 7 p.m.
Events at Meredith Public Library: TAB Meeting for 10- to 18-year-olds who want to have a something to say about their library and community, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; The GI Bill held as part of the College Prep Series, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.
Events at Belmont Library: Teen Advisory Group at 4 p.m.; Book Group meeting at 6 p.m.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; NaNoWriMo Workshopp (Grade 5-8) 3-4 p.m.; Storytime, 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Babygarten, 11:15 a.m. to noon.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library; Nooners Book Group featuring "The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry" by Rachel Joyce; Tech Tuesday, 2-4 p.m. Make an appointment, call 286-8971; Project Teen, 3 p.m.
Last Updated on Monday, 24 November 2014 08:55
All New England Band Festival held at Plymouth State University, 7 p.m. at Hanaway Theater located in the Silver Center for the Arts. Tickets are $8 for adults and youth and $6 for seniors. Tickets can be purchased at the Silver Center Box Office or by calling 779-3869.
Senior Moment-um group program featuring the game Apples to Apples, noon in the Community Church Fellowship Hall in Gilford. RSVP requested by calling 527-4722. Attendees are asked to bring their own lunches.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield; Angry Birds, 3 p.m. For kids ages 6 and up. Play Angry Birds in real time. Earn tickets as you knock down piggies, then trade them in for prizes. Chess Club, 4-7 p.m. Scrabble, 6 p.m.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 35 Tower Street in Weirs Beach.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. The program is held Monday nights at 7 p.m. at the Laconia Congregational Church Parish Hall, 18 Veterans Square, (for Mapquest use 69 Pleasant St.), Laconia, NH 03246. Use back entrance. Call/leave a message for Paula at 998-0562 for more information.
Barbershop chorus meets every Monday at Gilford Community Church, lower level. 7:15 p.m. For more information, call Harvey Beetle at 528-3073.
Chess Club at the Hall Memorial Library. 4-7 p.m.
Free one on one internet and computer instruction every Monday at 10 a.m. at the Tilton Senior Center, 11 Grange Road, Tilton.
Adult Pick-up Basketball offered by Meredith Parks & Recreation Department held at the Meredith Community Center Monday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. $1 per person - sign in and out at the front desk.
Bingo at the VFW Post 1670, 143 Court St., Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m.
Families Sharing Without Shame support group for parents who have a child/children who have or currently are abusing drugs and/or alcohol, 7-8:30 p.m. in the Gilford Community Church Gathering Room. The group's goal is to provide a safe meeting place where there is no guilt, shame, or blame, just compassion and understanding.
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Village Players presents "Seussical the Musical," 2 p.m. 51 Glendon St., Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.
"Too Hot For Santa" performance held in the Inter-Lakes High School auditorium, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Dessert Auction to benefit Hands Across the Table (HATT), Bean Conference Center, 35 Blueberry Lane, Laconia, 3-5 p.m. For more information call 455-7206.
Indoor Farmer's Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Big Banana, 229 Messer St., Laconia. Food stamps accepted.
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Annual Holiday Luncheon and Craft Fair hosted by the Congregational Church Women of First Congregational Church Meredith, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church on Highland Street. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds will go toward school or camp scholarships. For more information call 279-6271.
Annual Christmas Fair held by St. James Episcopal Church, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its shared space with Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, located at 2238 Parade Road. For more information call 524-1693.
Christmas Fair, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Laconia Congregational Church, Veterans Square; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Queen B pub mania benefit held at the Veteran's of Foreign Wars Post 1670, noon to midnight. Event features burgers, hot dogs, and french fries.
NaNoWriMo Workshop, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Gilford Public Library. Celebrating National Novel Writing Month with a writing workshop for adults. Sign up is required.
Annual Christmas Fair hosted by the Tilton-Northfield United Methodist Church located at 400 West Main Street, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Coffee hour held from 9-11 a.m. and lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
"Annie Jr." musical, 7 p.m. Laconia Middle School Tickets: $5 adults, $3 students, seniors, SAU 30 staff.
Auditions for he production of "All My Sons" held by the Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 2 p.m. For more information, character descriptions, and audition sides visit www.winnipesaukeeplyhouse.org/auditions.html.
Annual Holly Fair hosted by the Center Harbor Congregational Church, UCC, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Lunch in the cafe will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information visit 253-7698.
Inaugural Baby Boutique, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Faith Alive, 72 Primrose Drive, Laconia. Free clothes for infants - young teens, maternity, large items and more. For more information visit faithalivenh.com or call 273-4147.
Third Annual Community Craft Fair hosted by the Meredith Parks and Recreation Department, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Meredith Community Center. For more information call 279-8197.
Eyes On Owls presents a live owl program titled "Who's Watching You? Owls of the World," 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Squam Lakes Science Center in Holderness. Tickets are $10 for members and $12 for non-members. Tickets purchased the day of the event will be $15 per person. For more information call 968-7194.
Village Players presents "Seussical the Musical," 7:30 p.m. 51 Glendon St., Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.
Tenth Annual Salvation Army Turkey Plunge, 11 a.m., Opechee Beach, North Main Street, Laconia. Luncheon available at the Laconia Middle School following the plunge. Cost of lunch for those not participating in the plunge is $5.
"Too Hot For Santa" performance held in the Inter-Lakes High School auditorium, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Lakes Region General Hospital in Laconia, 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Saturday in the first-floor conference room Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
All compulsive eaters are welcome to attend the Overeaters Anonymous meeting held each Saturday morning from 11 to 12 at the Franklin Hospital.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Society (172 Pleasant Street) in Laconia.
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 5:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or 630-3855.
Public breakfast and bake sale hosted by the Masons of Doric-Centre Lodge 20. 7-9:30 a.m. at the Masonic Building on 410 West Main Street in Tilton. Cost is $7. For more information call 524-8268.
Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014 07:35
Craft fair and home baked goods sale held to benefit the Laconia Senior Center 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 17 Church Street in Laconia. For more information call 524-7689.
Roxanne and the Voodoo Rockers play at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia, 8 p.m. Admission is $15 per person. Catered dinner buffet available before the show. For more information or to make a dinner reservation call 527-0043.
"Annie Jr." musical, 7 p.m. Laconia Middle School Tickets: $5 adults, $3 students, seniors, SAU 30 staff.
Cribbage Tournament at Belmont Church hosted by the Robert Leroux Council 10934 KofC, 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Entry fee is $15, includes light snacks and drinks.
Events at Gilford Public Library; Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Knit Wits, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Conversational German, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Bristol Hazard Mitigation Plan Committee meeting held to begin the process of updating the 2010 Hazard Mitigation Plan, 1:30 p.m. at the Bristol Town Office building. For more information call 744-2632 or 279-5341.
Annual Holiday Gala and Auction hosted by the Laconia Christian Academy held at Church Landing in Meredith. Silent auction and hors d'oeuvres begin at 5:30 p.m. Dinner begins at 7 p.m. All proceeds benefit the LCA Tuition Grant Fund. For more information call 534-3250.
Tot Time Reading Circle, 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to noon. Ages 0 – 3. Snacks served; Young Writers Group, 3:30-4:30 p.m. This group will focus on peer workshops, along with gaining valuable fiction skills.
Christmas at the Castle event, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Castle in the Clouds in Moultonborough.
Village Players presents "Seussical the Musical," 7:30 p.m. 51 Glendon Street, Wolfeboro. Tickets are available at Blacks on Main Street in Wolfeboro or online at www.village-players.com.
Food Play performance, 9 a.m. in the multipurpose room of Inter-Lakes Elementary School.
The Night Sky Over Alton, A Basic Introduction to Astronomy, 7 p.m. in the Agnes Thompson Meeting Room at the Gilman Library in Alton.
Too Hot For Santa Performance held in the Inter-Lakes High School auditorium, 7 p.m.
Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 9:30 to 11 a.m. each Friday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.
Giggles & Grins playgroup at Family Resource Center in downtown Laconia (719 No. Main Street, Laconia). Free group for parents children from birth through age 5. For more information call 524-1741.
Friday Night Meltdown Public Skating event held at the Laconia Ice Arena from 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Features Live DJ, Public Skating, laser light show, games and prizes. Open for all ages. $10 per person.
Events at the Gilman Library in Alton: Story time with Miss Lily, 9:15 a.m.; Story time with Granny Apple, 2:15 p.m.
Zentangle Workshops at the VynnArt Gallery in Meredith. For more information or to sign up call 279-0557.
Last Updated on Thursday, 20 November 2014 07:04