Events at the Hall Memorial Library: Story Time, 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.; Scrabble, 1 p.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.; Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m.
Events at Gilford Public Library: Line Dancing for Beginners, 9-10 a.m.; Check-Out-An-Expert, 10 a.m. to noon; Friends of the Library Meeting 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Caregivers Support Group meeting held in the Live Free offices located at 438 Route 104, 5 p.m. For more information call 254-7397.
Open house event, 9-11 a.m., Laconia Christian Academy, 1386 Meredith Center Road, Laconia.
U.S. Cellular is offering a free Device Workshop where current or potential smartphone users can ask questions and learn about any device they are interested in from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 75 Laconia Road in Tilton. Call 603-286-2388 to RSVP to this Device Workshop.
Annual Spring concert held by the Music Department at Newfound Regional High School, 7 p.m. in the NRHS Auditorium.
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.
Story Time, 10:30 a.m. at the Gilmanton Year Round Library.
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.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 May 2015 08:44
Barnstead-Alton-Gilmanton Republican Committee meeting held at J.J. Goodwin's Restaurant in Center Barnstead, 6:30 p.m. Event will feature guest speaker Representative Peter Varney of Alton.
Game Time at the Belmont Public Library, 5:30 p.m.
Moultonborough Women's Club Summer Silent Auction Gala, 6-10 p.m. at the Lions Hall on old Route 109. Tickets are $20 per person. Free catered appetizers.
Free Workshop entitled "Reduced Food Cravings and Control Emotional Eating using Emotional Freedom Techniques, 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. To pre-register call 524-1860.
Events at Belmont Public Library; story time at 3:30 p.m., game time at 5:30 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.
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.
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.
Unitarian Universalist Society of Laconia - Tuesday Night Meditation Group, 6-7:15 p.m. at 172 Pleasant Street in Laconia. This group is designed to create a community where individuals can develop their 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). New comers are encouraged to arrive 10 minutes early for a quick introduction. No Charge. Free will donations accepted.
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.
Last Updated on Monday, 11 May 2015 09:50
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.
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. at Lakes Regional General Hospital in conference room LL 3/4, next to the cafeteria. 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, 08 May 2015 07:08
Interlakes Summer Theatre presents "Things My Mother Taught Me" at 3 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School community auditorium. Ticket are $25. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 707-6035 or visit interlakestheatre.com.
Mother's Day breakfast sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion in Laconia, 8-11 a.m. Tickets are free for all mothers and children under age 6 and $7 for all other tickets.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the musical Baby, 2 p.m. at the theatre in Meredith. For more information regarding ticket prices or advanced ticket purchases call 279-0333 or visit www.winnpesaukeeplayhouse.org.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 May 2015 06:53
Annual spruce tree sapling hand-out held by the Boy Scouts from Meredith Troop 55, Abuchon Hardware in Meredith, E.M. Heathcare Supermarket in Center Harbor, and Petal Pushers Farm in Laconia.
The Racky Thomas Blues Band performs at Pitman's Freight Room in Laconia, 8 p.m. Admission is $15. BYOB. Catered dinner buffet available before the show. For more information or to make a dinner reservation call 527-0043.
The Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents the musical "Baby," 7:30 p.m. at the theatre in Meredith. For more information regarding ticket prices or advanced ticket purchases call 279-0333 or visit www.winnpesaukeeplayhouse.org.
Benefit to raise money for Penny O'Day's daughter Robin, 5-7:30 p.m. at the Rod & Gun Club in Laconia. Cost is $6.
Yard and Food Sale hosted by the Fidelis Missionary Society from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bristol Baptist Church located on Route 104 at 30 Summer Street in Bristol. For more information call 744-3885.
Annual Bike Safety Rodeo for Gilford children of all ages, 10 a.m. to noon at the Gilford Elementary School. For more information call 527-4737.
Meredith Boy Scout Troop 55 hands out spruce tree saplings at Aubuchon Hardware in Meredith, E.M. Heath Supermarket in Center Harbor, and Petal Pushers Farm in Laconia.
Interlakes Summer Theatre presents "Things My Mother Taught Me" at 7:30 p.m. at the Inter-Lakes High School community auditorium. Ticket are $25. For more information or to purchase tickets in advance call 707-6035 or visit interlakestheatre.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.
Open House at Laconia Water Works Treatment Plant in honor of drinking water week. 9 a.m. to noon. Newly upgraded treatment plant will be showcased, refreshments provided by Huot culinary students. Located at 117 Stark Street.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 May 2015 06:50