Zentangle Basics class helping people to learn the basic process of Zentangle and 8 different Tangles. Workshop is 6-8:30 p.m. at The Arts Collaborative in Meredith. $35 workshop fee plus $10 materials.
The LHS Class of '48 will meet at Hector's Fine Foods & Spirits at noon.
Award winning trunk show of quilts presented at the Country Village Quilt Guild meeting in the Moultonborough Life Safety Building. 1:30 p.m.
Several members of local towns will share stories highlighting values that shaped the character of the town as part of New Hampshire Historical Society's Oral History Project. 7 p.m. at the Gordon-Nash Library in New Hampton. Audience members will be invited to share their own stories. For more information call 279-0379.
Free Mom and Me Movie Program at Smitty's Cinema in Tilton featuring the film The Little Mermaid. Doors open at 11 a.m. followed by the movie start at 11:30 a.m.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Arts and Crafts featuring Paper Roll Turkeys 3:30 p.m.
Meredith Public Library. Animals & Me 9:45–10:45 a.m. and 1-2 p.m. Young Writers Group 5:30-6:30 p.m.
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Zonta Club of the Lakes Region Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Woodside Building on Taylor Community Campus, Union Ave., Laconia. Speaker: Laconia Police Chief Chris Adams on the new LPD Domestic Violence Problem Oriented Policing Initiative. Guest Welcome.
Five part discussion series on 'Muslim Journeys' featuring the program Broken Verses by Kamila Shamsie. 6 p.m. at the Pease Public Library in Plymouth. For more information visit www.peasepubliclibrary.org. or call 536-2616.
Meredith Public Library. Movie Night featuring Disney's Planes (PG) 5-6:30 p.m. Twilight Tales 6:30-7:30 p.m. Comfy attire or pajamas welcome. Features a story, craft and snack for those ages 3-7.
National Memory Screening Day held as part of an annual initiative of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Woodside building at the Taylor Community in Laconia.
Rebecca Rule presents "That Reminds Me of a Story" as part of the Write Your Family History at the Belknap Mill. 7:30 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. Free and open to the public. For more information or to pre-register call 524-8813.
Informational meeting about the Affordable Care Act featuring an informed navigator from Mid-State Health Center. 6:30 p.m. at the Gordon-Nash Library in New Hampton.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Hand and Foot Canasta 10:30 a.m. Nooner's Book Group featuring the book "The Power of One" by Bryce Courtenay. Project Teen featuring Nail Art 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Reception for the exhibition Charles Gibson: 20 years of Graphic Design. 4-6 p.m. in the Draper and Maynard Building on North Main Street in Plymouth.
Open House at the Franklin VNA and Hospice to celebrate National Home Care and Hospice month. Sessions held between 2-4 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Staff will be on hand for both sessions. For more information call 934-3454.
Storytime at Belmont Public Library. 3:30 p.m.
Chess Club meets at the Laconia Public Library on Tuesdays from 3 to 7 p.m. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.)
Hands Across The Table free weekly dinner at the Boys and Girls Club of the Lakes Region building on North Main Street in Laconia (formerly the St. James Episcopal Church). 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The New Horizons Band of the Lakes Region meets every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Music Clinic on Rte 3 in Belmont. All musicians welcome. For more information call 528-6672 or 524-8570.
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.
Lakeport Community Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Freight House.
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Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney featuring reading and a Wimpy Craft 3:30-4:30 p.m. Chess Club 4-7 p.m. Adult Craft Time featuring a book wreath 6 p.m.
Lakes Region Art Association meeting. 7 p.m. at the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community. Acrylic landscape artist Gerri Harvey will be the featured speaker.
Lecture on history of state's Enhanced 9-1-1 system. 7 p.m. at the Laconia Public Library. Bruce Cheney, director of emergency services and communications for the State of New Hampshire will present. This lecture is being presented by the Laconia Historical and Museum Society.
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 located at 143 Court Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:30 p.m.
Meeting of Lakes Region I.B.D. Support Group for persons with Chrohn's Disease, various forms of Colitis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 7 p.m. at the Wesley Woods Community Center at the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For more information call Randall Sheri at 524-2411, 359-5236 or 524-3289. (Second Monday of each month)
Parish of Blessed Andre Bessette Respect Life Committee meeting. 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart School Gym in Laconia, front room. Public welcome. For more information call 528-2326 or 524-8335.
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The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize winning comedy Harvey. 2 p.m. at the Theater in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for orchestra and $10 for balcony. To purchase tickets or for more information visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or call 279-0333.
Benefit to support Gina Nevin who was severely injured in 2009 after being run over by an excavator. 2-7 p.m. at the Elks Lodge in Franklin. Tickets are $10 per person and children under 10 are free.
Boy Scout Troop 68 holds a full breakfast buffet for the public from 8 a.m. to noon at the Sacred Heart gym in Laconia. Cost is $6 per person or $20 per group/family of four. For more information call 524-1367.
Campton Congregational Church Thanksgiving Prayer and Hymn Sing. 7 p.m. at the Campton Congregational Church. All are welcome to attend. Cookies and coffee will follow the service.
The Masons of Winnipisaukee Lodge in Alton will be hosting their monthly Breakfast Buffet between 7-11 a.m. Breakfast will feature fresh fruit, biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, home fries, beans, pancakes, french toast, coffee and juice being served. For more information or cost of the event go to www.winnipesaukeemasons.com or contact Walter Gibbs at 387-2538.
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Holy Trinity School in Laconia hosts its annual Snowflake Festival. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Crafts made by local artisans, baked goods and raffles. All proceeds will directly benefit students and classrooms.
"Finding Your Voice" program for 5th and 6th grade girls at Alton Central School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Prospect Mountain High School cafeteria, Alton. Presented by Alton Community Youth Activities. For additional information call 393-3652.
The Gilford High School theater program presents the classic musical comedy, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. 7 p.m. in the GHS auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for students and senior citizens.
The American Red Cross holds a blood drive at Sacred Heart Hall in Laconia from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information or to schedule an appointment call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org.
Events at the American Legion Post 33 in Meredith. Meat Bingo at 3 p.m. All proceeds from this event will directly benefit the Children's Christmas Fund. Karaoke event beginning at 8 p.m. at the Post. $5 donation requested. There is no smoking at either event.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize winning comedy Harvey. 7:30 p.m. at the Theater in Meredith. Tickets are $18 for orchestra and $10 for balcony. To purchase tickets or for more information visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org or call 279-0333.
Gift certificate bingo to benefit WLNH Children's Auction, 2-4 p.m., Patrick's Pub and Restaurant. For more information, call 455-4348.
Kids Korner at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. 11 a.m. Kids ages 6-10, drop in and create cards with Miss Julie.
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.
Talking Stick Saturday Make & Take at the Meredith Library 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Separated/Divorced Persons Support Group meeting. 6 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Belmont. Compassion and affirmation in a confidential atmosphere. Refreshments. Scholarships available. For more information call the rectory at 267-8174 or Ginny Timmons at 286-7066.
LYME 411 Support Group. Third Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wesley Woods' Community Room behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. For victims and support people of those with chronic Lyme and other tick-borne diseases. Questions? Leave message for Nancy at 1-888-596-5698.
Release party for "Community Cookbook". 1 to 4 p.m. at Sunflower Natural Foods. All proceeds from sales of the book will be donated to local food pantries.
Comedy at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Tommy Gilmore, Jimmy Walsh and Joe Espi will perform. Tickets are $15 and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.
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