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2-15-15 Calendar

Community Breakfast at the Bristol Masonic Temple, 7-11 a.m. Admission is $7 per person. Ask about child, family, or senior discounts at the door.

Indoor Farmer's Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Big Banana, located at 229 Messer Street, Laconia. Food stamps accepted.

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Will Noonan and Carolyn Plummer perform a night of live comedy at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $15. For more information call 524-0043 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.

Valentine Musical Sweets benefit at the Gilmanton Food Pantry & Thrift Shop featuring music, desserts, and a raffle, 6 p.m. at the Gilmanton Community Church, Route 140 in Gilmanton Iron Works. Admission is free.

2015 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop held at the Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness. Fee of $55 per person covers the workshop, lunch and equipment use. Discounted fee of $25 for participants between ages 18-25. For more information or to register visit http://www.nhwf.org.

Annual Winterfest held by the Squam Lakes Association, noon to 3 p.m. at the SLA Resource Center, 534 Rotue 3. Free of charge. Features an annual Chili Contest. For more information call 968-7336.

11th annual Miss Teen New Hampshire's Outstanding Teen Competition, 2 p.m. at the Stockbridge Theater at Pinkerton's Academy's  Spaulding Arts & Humanities Center in Derry. Tickets are available at the door at $32.50 for adults and $17.50 for students. The price of these tickets also covers the admission cost for the finals round held the next day.

Drop-In Valentine Craft, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Gilford Public Library.

Solo theater project DOTTIE performed at Plymouth State University followed by a "talk back" discussion on the topic of dementia, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the Studio Theatre at the Silver Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and youth. For more information call 535-2787. Tickets are also available online at silver.plymouth.edu.

Margret and H.A. Rey Center fundraising gala featuring the theme "Happy Valentine's Day:A Night of Dancing and Romancing", 6 p.m. at the Waterville Valley Conference Center. Tickets are $100 per person. For more information or to reserve at ticket call 236-3308 or visit This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Valentine's Day Dinner at the Shaker Table in Canterbury, 5-8 p.m. Five course prix fixe meal is $75 per person and includes a bottle of wine per couple. Seating is limited to 70 people and proceeds benefit the Canterbury Shaker Village. To purchase tickets visit www.shakers.org.

Auditions for the Maltby/Shire musical Baby, 2 p.m. at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse at 50 Reservoir Road in Meredith. Auditions are open to actors 18 years of age and older. For more information visit www.winniplayhouse.org.

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2-13-15 Calendar

Professor Harp Blues performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia, 8 p.m. Admission is $15 per person. For more information call 527-0043 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com.

Yoga held at the Gilmanton Year-Round Library, 4:15 p.m.

Valentine's bingo, 6-8 p.m. at Gilmanton School. $5 per player. Food available for under $2. For more information call 581-2240.

Belknap Country Area Committee on Aging meeting featuring guest speaker Jannine Sutcliffe, manager of the LRGHealthcare Cardiac Rehab and Wellness Center, 10 a.m. at Wesley Woods in Gilford. For more information call 528-2555 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Reception for the solo exhibition 'Painting with Pixels' featuring the work of Marian Federspiel, 4:30-7 p.m. at The Margaret and H.A. Ray Center in Waterville Valley.

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.

The Belknap County Area Committee on Aging meetings start at 10am, the 2nd Friday of each month. The committee meets in the Wesley Woods Community Room off Rte. 11A, behind the First United Methodist Church in Gilford. All are welcome.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Solo theater project DOTTIE performed at Plymouth State University followed by a "talk back" discussion on the topic of dementia, 8 p.m. in the Studio Theatre at the Silver Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and youth. For more information call 535-2787. Tickets are also available online at silver.plymouth.edu.

Friends of Meredith Library Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library located at 91 Main Street in Meredith. Boxes of books are $15.

Downsizing Seminar to provide helpful tips and advice for anyone planning to downsize, 11 a.m. to noon in the Woodside Building at the Taylor Community in Laconia. Free and open to the public. For more information call 366-1400.

Six String Soldiers, an offshoot of the U.S. Army Field Band, performing a free public concert at Gunstock Mountain Resort. 7 p.m. The group is a four-person acoustic band playing Americana, folk, bluegrass and Irish music.

Teen Night hosted by the Appalachian Mountain Teen Project. 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Kingswood Youth Center in Wolfeboro.

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2-12-15 Calendar

Solo theater project DOTTIE performed at Plymouth State University followed by a "talk back" discussion on the topic of dementia, 8 p.m. in the Studio Theatre at the Silver Center. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and youth. For more information call 535-2787. Tickets are also available online at silver.plymouth.edu.

Valentine's Day luncheon for seniors held at noon at the Tapply Thompson Community Center in Bristol. Cost is $2 per person. Food will be provided. Door prizes and bingo offered. For more information or to RVSP call 744-2713.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Open Painting at the Library, 1:30–3:30 p.m.; Make It! Chocolate Lab for teens, 3:30-4:30 p.m.; Crafter's Corner, 6-7:30 p.m.; Foreign Movie Night, 7-8 p.m.

Friends of Meredith Library Book Sale, 2:30-5:30 p.m. at the Meredith Public Library located at 91 Main Street in Meredith. Boxes of books are $15.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Speed-Date-A-Book for teens and children's Book Tasting both begin at 3:30 p.m. Classics Book Group discussing Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, 6 p.m.

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

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.

Craft night at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.

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.

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. Attendees at the story time are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring a teddy bear.

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.

Little Learners Pre-School Skating Lessons, 11:30 a.m to noon. Price is $10 per person, which includes a lesson and skating during public skate. Adult chaperones must pay an admission fee of $3. Rental skates are $5. For more information visit www.laconiaicearena.com.

Heather Pierson Quartet performing at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia. 8 p.m. Admission is $15 and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.

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2-11-15 Calendar

Special even to introduce new 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck held by the Irwin Automotive Group. For more information or to RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 581-2935.

Laconia Elders Friendship Club meeting. 1:30 p.m. at the Leavitt Park Clubhouse. People 55 and older meet eachWednesday 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.

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.

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.

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) group meeting. 5:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Meredith.

Cribbage Tournaments held at the Patrick's Pub & Eatery in Gilford, 6:30-7 p.m. Proceeds go towards The Cafe Deja Vu Pub Mania Team. Cost is $10 per person. Weekly cash prizes awarded. For more information call 998-1418.

Alzheimer's Caregiver's support group meeting at Live Free Home Health Care in New Hampton. 5 p.m. The group meets on the second Wednesday of each month. To reserve a place in the group for more information call 254-7397.

Teen Believers 4-H Club meets at 6 p.m. in the Belknap County 4-H Office in Laconia. For more information call 527-5475.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check–Out–An–Expert!, 10 a.m. to noon. Third and Fourth Grade Book Discussion, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Free Cellular Device Workshop offered by U.S. Cellular, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. held at 75 Laconia Road in Tilton. Open to all current or potential smartphone users who can ask questions and learn about any device.

Events at the Hall Memorial Library in Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.; Scrabble, 1-3 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.; Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m.

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