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8-18-14 Calendar

 

4th Annual Carl Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament hosted by the Loon Preservation Committee, Ridgewood Country Club, Moultonborough. To pre-register or for more information call 476-5666 or visit www.loon.org

Ceramics program, starting 11:30 a.m., Wesley Woods Community Room, Wesley Way (off Route 11A), Gilford. 

Gilmanton Youth Soccer organization sign-up for boys and girls in Kindergarden through 6th grade, 6-7 p.m. at Gilmanton School. Cost is $40 per child. For more information call 267-7912 or email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Historical program about a Concord sawmill run by women, 7 p.m., Northfield Town Hall, 21 Summer St., Northfield; program hosted by Northfield Historical Society. More information, 286-4795.

Lakes Region Art Association holds its up-coming meeting at the Woodside Building Conference Center at the Taylor Community in Laconia at 7 p.m. Program features Belmont artist, Polly Berlin. For more information call 293-2702. 

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 CenterMonday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. $1 per person - sign in and out at the front desk.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
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.
NamiNH Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Monday every month from 6-7:30 p.m. The meetings are held at Conner Bridge 328 Union Ave. Laconia. For more information call 603-293-4090. 

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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8-17-14 Calendar

Friends of Belmont Football hosts a Summer Kick-off Party at The Top of the Town Restaurant, 1-6 p.m. Features a barbeque, live entertainment, dancing, a cash bar, a 50/50 raffle, and a game of flag football. $10 donation to attend. 

New Hampshire Furniture Masters, starting 5:30 p.m., Castle in the Clouds Carriage House, Moultonborough; furniture makers display and discuss their works. Charge $10.

Book signing with local author Jessica Lander who wrote the book "Driving Backwards" 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Gilmanton Winery and Vineyard in Gilmanton. For more information visit www.gilmantonwinery.com or call 267-8251. 

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "The Wiz," 5 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Boardwalk Jazz Trio performs at the Patio Garden Restaurant at Weirs Beach, 7-10 p.m. Open to all ages, full bar and menu available.

 

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8-16-14 Calendar

Kingswood Regional High School class of 1984 celebrates its 30th class reunion on the Winnipesaukee Belle. Boarding begins at 4:30 p.m. and the boat will leave the docks at 5 p.m. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Levey Park's 90th year celebration featuring a hike to the scenic lookout, 9 a.m. a Levey Park in Alton. 

Village Rising, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Canterbury Shaker Village, Canterbury; daly-long event celebrates the modern impact of the Shaker legacy.

Reception for the League of New Hampshire Craftsman's featured Artist of the Month: Printmaker Matthew Smith of Quincy Pond Printworks, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen gallery in Meredith. For more information call 279-7920. 

Conversation on installment art led by artist Delanie Jenkins, 10 a.m. at the Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery in Sandwich. For more information call 284-7728.

Performance of George Brant's psychological thriller "Any Other Name" shown at The Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29 for orchestra seats and $10 for balcony seats. Student Rush Orchestra tickets are available for $20 one hour prior to show time, cash only. To purchase tickets or for more information call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

Laconia Elks Lodge 876 Bike Fest, 3-5 p.m., lodge building, 17 Sugarbush Lane, Gilford, off Route 11A.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "The Wiz," 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Charlie Jennison Trio performs at the Patio Garden Restaurant at Weirs Beach, 7-10 p.m. Open to all ages, full bar and menu available.

Natalie Turgeon Band performs a concert in the back room at The Mill Fudge Factory, 2 Central St, Bristol. 7:30-9:30 p.m. For more information call 744-0405 or visit www.thebackroomatthemill.com

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.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
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.
Tilton Farmers' Market open for the 2014 summer season. 3-7 p.m. at the Tanger Outlet Center in Tilton.

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8-15-14 Calendar

Annual Bolduc Park Golf Tournament, beginning at 8 a.m., Bolduc Park, 282 Gilford Ave., Laconia-Gilford line; open to amateur golfers only; continues Saturday and Sunday. Proceeds benefit Bolduc Park Association youth golf program. Call 603-524-1370.  

Nature program "Fooling in Nature," 10-11:30 a.m., Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Route 113, Holderness; learn how creatures use mimicry and camouflage to survive. For families with children 6-12.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "The Wiz," 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Michael-Louis Smith Trio performs at the Patio Garden Restaurant at Weirs Beach, 7-10 p.m. Open to all ages, full bar and menu available.

Gilford Public Library events: 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.

Opening Reception for exhibit of black and white prints by Scott Bulger, 5-7 p.m., Belknap Mill, Beacon Street East, Laconia. Exhibit continues through rest of August.

Ken Clark Organ Trio performs, 8 p.m., Pitman's Freight Room, New Salem St., Laconia. Call 527-0043 or 494-3334 or visit www.pitmansfreightroom.com

6th Annual ForMatt Foundation Golf Tournament to provide grants for children making it possible for them to participate in healthy activities that would not normally be within their means, Derryfield Country Club in Manchester. $125 registration fee per player; includes green fees, golf cart, and luncheon. To register visit www.formattfoundation.org or call 707-4736.

Sit and Knit, 2-5 p.m, Hall Memorial Library, Northfield. 

Summer Reading Celebration Pizza Party for all those who participated in the the Summer Readers program at the Library, 1 p.m. at Belmont Public Library. Award certificates presented to participants. 

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8-14-14 Calendar

"Who's Watching You? Owls of the World" presented by photographer Mark Wilson and Naturalist Marcia Wilson 7:30 p.m. at the Loon Center in Moultonborough. Free of admission. 

Program by black bear expert Ben Kilham featuring a slide-show presentation and a walk to observe bear habitat and and signs of behavior in the field. The 1.5 mile walk begins at 4:30 p.m. and is followed by the presentation from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Castle in the Clouds' Carriage House in Moultonborough. Registration for the walk is required by calling  253-3301 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Presentation of A Midwife Tells her Medical Cures featuring local performer and historian, Carolyn Chase. 2-3 p.m. at the Clark House in Wolfeboro. 

Auditions for the musical comedy "Run for the Hills" held at the Franklin Opera House in Franklin from 7-9 p.m. The show is run by Franklin Footlight Theatre.  

Plymouth Regional Chamber of Commerce offers a seminar on Smart Solutions for Small Business for its next Brown Bag Luncheon Seminar, 1 p.m. at Pease Public Library. To RSVP call 536-1001 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Annual Penny Sale hosted by the Bristol Rotary Club, 6 p.m., at Newfound Middle School on Lake Street in Bristol. Tickets are $1 each. 

Mystery Book Group hosts author Paul Doiron at the Meredith Public Library from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Free. 

Architectural historian, television commentator and author, Richard Guy Wilson presents "Wild and Colorful: Victorian Architecture in Laconia and New Hampshire", 6 p.m. at the Belknap Mill in Laconia. Tickets are $5 per person. To reserve a space or for more information, call 524-8813 or visit www.belknapmill.org

Gilford Public Library events: Open Painting at the Library, 1:30-3:30 p.m.; Conversational French, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Crafter's Corner, 6-7:30 p.m.; Foreign Movie Night featuring an Italian Film, 7-9 p.m. 

Performance of "Cinderella" presented by professional actors from Jean's Playhouse Children's Theater in Lincoln, 2 p.m. at the Silver Center for the Arts at Plymouth State University, Plymouth. Seats are $7 per person or $5 for a group rate of 15 people more. For more information or to purchase tickets call 535-2787.

7th Annual Car Show hosted by Forestview Manor in Meredith, 5:30-7 p.m. Free. Non-perishable food items for donation are appreciated. For more information, or to RSVP for the car show, call 279-3121.

Performance of George Brant's psychological thriller "Any Other Name," Winnipesaukee Playhouse in Meredith, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $29 for orchestra seats and $10 for balcony seats. Student Rush Orchestra tickets are available for $20 one hour prior to show time, cash only. To purchase tickets or for more information call 279-0333 or visit www.winnipesaukeeplayhouse.org.

Program on how to use cemeteries to find out more about family history presented by Jessica Davis, 7 p.m. at the Wolfeboro Public Library. Event sponsored by the Lakes REgion Genealogy Interest Group. Call 569-2428.

Belmont Public Library events: Crafternoon, 3 p.m., designed for elementary and middle school aged children; Night Craft, 6 p.m. Participants can bring their own project or begin a new one at the library. 

Docent Guided Tours, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Route 113, Holderness; in-depth look at the center's live animal exhibit trail. For all ages.

Hall Memorial Library, Northfield: Art Blocks for kids 10-12, 3:30 p.m., call 286-8971 to sign up; Classics Book Group featuring The Time Machine by H.G. Wells 6 p.m.

Laconia Main Street Outdoor Market Place. 3-7 p.m. in the Municipal Parking Lot in downtown Laconia. Vegetables, breads, local meats, eggs, raw milk, flowers, wine, wool, maple syrup, embroidery, crafts, soaps, jewelry, coffee, treats, plants, herbs, live entertainment, and guest demonstrations.

History program about the Underground Railroad, 7 p.m., Lane Tavern, Sanbornton. Free. Hosted by Sanbornton Historical Society. Call 286-4526.

Interlakes Summer Theater production of "The Wiz," 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Inter-Lakes Community Auditorium, Inter-Lakes High School, Route 25, Meredith. Call 1-888-245-6374 or visit www.interlakestheatre.com

Outdoor concert, 6:30 p.m., Odell Park, Franklin; music by Fireside Trio. Free.

Playwright Jessica Hoffman Davis, gives a stage reading of her new play "The Salon," 7:30 p.m., Little Church Theater, Route 113, Holderness.

Events at Gilford Public Library: Open Painting 1:30-3:30 p.m.; Crafter's Corner 6-7:30 p.m.; Foreign Movie Night 7-9 p.m.

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.
American Legion Post #1 Bingo. Every Thursday night at 849 N. Main Street in Laconia. Doors open at 4 p.m. Bingo starts at6:30.
Knitting at Belmont Public Library. 6 p.m.
Walk Fit at the Meredith Community Center beginning at 8 a.m. Inter Lakes Collaborative for Active Seniors a great group for exercise and good fellowship. Walk in the gym on inclement weather.
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.

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