Second annual Cold Turkey Plunge to benefit the Waterville Valley Adaptive Sports Program, 1 p.m. at Corcoran Pond in Waterville Valley. All people participating are asked to raise a minimum of $50 in donations. Santa will be available for visits in the Town Square from 3-7 p.m. Firework show begins at 7 p.m.
The Tilton Senior Center is holding its annual Holiday Bazaar to help pay for the yearly maintenance of the center, 4-7 p.m. at 67 East Main Street. For more information call 497-8547 or 520-1082. Refreshments for sale and a raffle.
Talking Stick Saturday Make & Take at the Meredith Library 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Refreshments served.
Lakes Region Holiday Craft Fair at Opechee Conference Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Music of Tim Janis featured at the event. Free Admission. For more information call 528-4014 or www.joycescraftshows.com.
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.
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Bristol Historical Society holds its annual Christmas tree lighting in Bristol Town Square. For more information call 744-2751.
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 www.ttccrec.org
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.
Profile Bank Club's mascot Moola will visit Story Hour with Tonia on the last Friday of every month at the Gilman Library, 9:15 a.m.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 07:19
Events at Meredith Public Library: Many Monkeys come to Read 9:45-10:45 a.m. Ages 3-5. Snacks served; TAB Crafternoon 3:30-4:30 p.m. Snacks served
Artist in Residence Marty Kelley: 6 p.m. at the Gilmanton Year Round Library.
Belknap County Commissioners Meeting, 5:30 p.m. in the County Complex located at 34 County Drive in Laconia.
Preschool Storytime & Thanksgiving Craft, 10:30 a.m. at Belmont Library.
Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Story Time, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.
Cribbage Tournament to benefit WLNH's Children's Auction held at Patrick's Pub and Eatery in Gilford. Registration is 6:30-7 p.m. followed by the play start at 7:15 p.m. Hosted by the Cafe Deja Vu Pub Mania Team. $10 entry fee per person.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 25 November 2014 07:44
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.
Last Updated on Friday, 21 November 2014 07:54