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4-10-14 Calendar

Patricia Crosset presents a program on the basics of setting up a blog. 7 p.m. The program is held as part of the Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group. For more information call 569-2428 or visit www.wolfeborolibrary.org.

Classic Book Group discussion at the Hall Memorial Library. 6 p.m. Featured book is "Slaughterhouse 5" by Kurt Vonnegut.

Al-Anon Meeting at the Congregational Church Parish House (18 Veterans Square) in Laconia. 8 to 9:15 p.m. each Thursday. Al-Anon offers hope and help to families of alcoholics. No dues or fees. All are welcome. Call 645-9518.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Drop-In Storytime 11:15 a.m. to noon. Brown Bag Book Discussion 12:30–1:30 p.m. Open Painting at the Library 1:30–3:30 p.m. Crafter’s Corner 6-7:30 p.m. Evening Book Discussion 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Plymouth Area Chess Club meets Thursdays from 7-9 p.m. at Starr King Fellowship, 101 Fairgrounds Road. Form more information call George at 536-1179.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at 6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Chess Club at the Goss Reading Room (188 Elm Street) in Laconia. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. each Thursday. All ages and skill levels welcome. We will teach.
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.
Free Sit and Sew program at The Quilted Frog in Laconia. 2-5 p.m.
Visit the Gilman Library in Alton on Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. for a thought provoking game of chess and Pajama Story Time with Miss Bailey. Boards and game pieces for chess will be provided.
Families Sharing Without Shame, an open meeting for parents to discuss their child's drug addiction, alcoholism and recovery. 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursdays, except Holidays, Concord Hospital's Fresh Start Therapy Room. For more information call 568-0533.

Peter Pan presented by Inter-Lakes High School and Middle Tier. 7 p.m. Tickets available at the door.

Annalee Thorndike Art Competition award reception. 7 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia.

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4-9-14 Calendar

Meredith Public Library Master Plan Committee makes a presentation about the Past, Present and Future of the Meredith Public Library. 6 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library. Refreshments will be served.

The monthly meeting of the Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group begins at 5 p.m. at the offices of Live Free Home Health Care in New Hampton. Free and open to the public. To reserve a place in the group call 254-7397.

The Belknap County Family Violence Prevention Council and Real Life Giving is presenting "Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking Awareness Training" at 227 Ledge Drive in the Taylor Community in Laconia. For more information visit This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Belknap County Republican Committee holds a monthly meeting at the Top of the Town Restaurant in Belmont. 6:30 p.m. Those who wish to eat should arrive at 5 p.m. Non-perishable food item requested. Guest speakers include NH GOP Chairman Jennifer Horn and former State Senator Gary Lambert.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield. Story Time 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Scrabble 1 p.m. Ats and Crafts featuring coffee filter sun catchers 3:30 p.m.

Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet each Wednesday for fun, entertainment and education. Meetings provide an opportunity for older citizens to to meet for pure social enjoyment and the club helps the community with philanthropic work.
Country Acoustic Picking Party at the Tilton Senior Center. Every Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.
Duplicate bridge at the Weirs Beach Community Center. 7:15 p.m. All levels welcome. Snacks.
Preschool story time at Belmont Public Library. 10:30 a.m.
Overeaters Anonymous offers a program of recovery from compulsive eating using the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of OA. Wednesday nights at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church in Belmont. Call/ leave a message for Elizabeth at 630-9969 for more information.
Zentangle workshop held every Wednesday from 5-7 p.m. at the Vynart Gallery located at 30 Main Street in Meredith. For more information call 279-0557.
Narcotics Anonymous meeting. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 18 Veterans Square in Laconia.
Franklin VNA & Hospice will hold a free Hospice volunteer training class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the VNA office in Franklin. For more information or to register for Hospice volunteer classes, contact Beth or Bruce at Franklin VNA & Hospice at (603) 934-3454. (Through December 18th)
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

Events at Gilford Public Library. Line Dancing for Beginners 9-10 a.m. Check–Out–An–Expert 10 a.m. to noon. Friends of Gilford Public Library Monthly Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Peter Pan presented by Inter-Lakes High School and Middle Tier. 7 p.m. Tickets available at the door.

 

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4-8-14 Calendar

Barnstead-Alton-Gilmanton Republican Committee holds a monthly meeting. 6:30 p.m. at J.J. Goodwin's Restaurant in Center Barnstead.

Young Birders Club: The Flight of the Woodcock hosted by the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center and the Young Birders Club. 7-8:30 at Audubon's McLane Center on Silk Farm Road in Concord. Register by calling Henry Walters at 603-525-3572 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) from the Huot Technical Center are sponsoring an American Red Cross Blood Drive at Laconia High School from 8:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m.

Not so Elementary My Dear Watson program sponsored by  the NH Humanities Council. 7 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library.

Bake Sale at the Laconia Senior Center. 9 a.m. until sold out. 

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 St. Andre Bessette Parish Hall on Gilford Avenue in Laconia. Doors open at 4, dinner served at 5. All are welcome.
GriefShare session held for those who are experiencing the grief and pain from the death of someone close to them. 7-9 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Meredith. Sessions includes a video seminar and group discussion. For further information call 496-6583 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a pick-up co-ed volleyball program for adults ages 18 and up from 7-9 p.m. in the Gilford Middle School Gymnasium. This program runs each Tuesday through the spring. There is a $2 fee per participant, per evening. No pre registration is required. For more information contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 527-4722

Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia conducts a Tuesday Night Meditation Group. 6-7:15 p.m. This group is designed to create a community where you can develop your own meditation practice in a friendly, non-judgmental community.  No experience necessary.  Sessions consist of a combination of sitting and walking meditations and weekly discussions (no preparation required). Those joining for the first time are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction.  Free will donations accepted.
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.
Plymouth Area Chess Club. 6-8 p.m. at Pease Public Library. For more information call 536-1179 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
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.

Project Teen at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield featuring board games.  3 p.m.

Moultonborough Toastmaster meeting. 6 p.m. at the town library. Everyone from surrounding towns also welcome to attend. Toastmasters develop speech practice that is self-paced and specific to an individuals needs. For more information call 476-5760.

Jazz and Ragtime pianist Deborrah Wyndham play at the Gilford Public Library at 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

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4-7-14 Calendar

The Laconia Human Relations Committee presents Monsoon Wedding as part of the International Film Series at the Laconia Public Library. 6:30 p.m. Light snacks provided.

Lakes Region Photographer Alan MacRae presents a program about his project entitled "Faces of Laconia". 7-8 p.m. at the Taylor Communities Woodside Building in Laconia. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP requested by calling 524-5600 or by emailing rsvp@taylorcommunity.org.

Three-part seminar providing the basics of how to go about starting a family research projects with forms to use and general record keeping guidelines, gathering information form public records, and internet resources. 10 a.m. to noon at the Laconia Public Library. Free and open to the public. Pre-registration requested. For more information or to register call the Laconia Historical and Museum Society at 527-1278 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Gilmanton Women's Club meets. 1:30 p.m. at the Gilmanton Iron Works Old Town Hall. Call 364-7709 for more information.

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.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library. Chess Club 4-7 p.m. Trustees meeting 5 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.

Events at Gilford Library. Mahjong 12:30-3 p.m. Lego Legion (K-Grade 5) 3:30–4:30 p.m.

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.

NAMI-NH Family Support Group. Meets the first and third Mondays of every month at 7 p.m. at the Pease Public Library, downstairs.  Open to anyone who is dealing with a close friend or family member who has mental illness.  For information, call Marcia at 254-5090, email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or Carol at 536-2699.

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4-6-14 Calendar

Candice Rogers a wildlife steward with the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department presents a program on bobcats. 2 p.m. in the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community in Laconia. RSVP requested by calling 524-5600 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Country Gospel singer Don Smith performs at a concert hosted by Bristol Baptist Church. 6 p.m. at the Baptist Church located at 30 Summer Street in Bristol. Light refreshments served. For more information call 744-3885.

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