ALONG ROUTE 16 ONGOING EVENTS
Event dates and times subject to change; please call ahead for updates/to confirm.
Art for You, 2ndThurs. of the month, 4:15 pm, ages 5 & up, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
Benz Center Senior Meals, Sandwich, each Wednesday at noon. Age 60 and older, small donation requested, 284-7211, www.benzcommunitycenter.webs.com.
Book Sale, first Sat. of each month,Cook Memorial Library, Tamworth, 10 am-noon, 323-8510.
Common Threads, Mondays 9:30-11 am, group of needle crafters, Rochester Public Library, S. Main St., Rochester, 332-1428.
Conway Historical Society Programs, Conway Congregational Church, Conway, 447-5551, www.conwayhistoricalsociety.org.
Conway Public Library, book discussion group meets 3rdMonday of each month, 10:15-11:30 am, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Country Doctor Tour at the Captain Enoch Remick House, 1:30 pm, Mon.-Sat. through Nov. 2. Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth Village, learn about history of healthcare, country doctor lifestyle, combined 99 years of community medical service by the Doctors Remick in their two-century-old family home. Brief guided tour includes 19th- and 20th-century medical tools and equipment, and historic apothecary. House open for tours only, for age 12 and up; group tours upon request. $5 admission includes access to museum and farm; check-in at Museum center. Info: 603-323-7591.
Death Café, an open discussion about end-of-life issues, meets monthly at 6 pm, periodical room at Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Eastern Slope Branch of New England Ski Museum,2628 White Mt. Highway, just south of Schouler Park, downtown N. Conway, 730-5044.
Eco-Forum Lecture Series, speakers on the second Thurs. of each month, discussions about environmental issues, Tin Mountain Conservation Center, Albany, info/time for programs: 447-6991.
Fiber Gatherings, Wednesdays, 7-9 pm,Community Room, Samuel Wentworth Library, Center Sandwich. Knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving, needle felting, embroidery, crewel, rug hooking, quilting, sewing - no formal lessons provided but if you need help with a project, there is sure to be someone who can give you pointers. Info/questions: 284-7168.
FIKA, every Saturday from noon to 1 pm, experience the custom of FIKA, with a complimentary slice of Scandinavian Almond Cake, Betty Schneider's Scandinavian Baking, Rt. 113 East, 12 Deer Hill Road, Chocorua, 323-2021.
First Friday Food, Fun & Flicks, 5-7 pm, takes place Sept.-June, pizza and movie, plus a craft/game, Effingham Library, 30 Town House Rd., Effingham, 539-1537.
Forgotten Arts: Fiber Arts Group, meets every other Tuesday, 9:30 am-noon. Fiber artists and/or interested onlookers welcome to join Happy Weavers & Friends group to learn the historic art of weaving, spinning, sewing, quilting, and more. Bring a project to work on, if desired. Group meets monthly on every other Tuesday schedule at Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth Village. Free. (Does not include access to the Museum.) 323-7591.
In the Round, thought-provoking discussion, held at Benz Center, Heard Rd., Sandwich, Sunday mornings at 8:45 am. All are welcome to discuss wide range of topics. Info: 284-7532.
Knit Wits, meets Mondays, 10 am-noon, Gafney Library,14 High St., Sanbornville, 522-3401, www.gafneylibrary.org. Bring knitting, crochet projects.
Lakes Region Curling Assoc., registration open, runs from Oct. to mid Dec., Pop Whalen Ice Area, Wolfeboro, www.lakesregioncurlingnh.org.
Lakes Region Genealogy Interest Group, meets monthly in Wolfeboro; call for time/location/info: 569-2428.
Lego Club, 3rdTues. of the month, 4:15-5:15 pm, geared to school age, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
Lego Club Jr., 5thFriday of the month, 10:15 am, ages 1-5, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
Let’s Go Make Something!, 3:30-4:30 pm on Thursdays, for children and teens, Ham Community Room at Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Lucknow Revealed, Castle in the Clouds Gallery Exhibit, May 25-Oct. 27, Castle Carriage House, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.
Mad Scientists Club, 4thThurs. of the month,4 pm, ages 5 & up, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
Masonic Breakfast, second Sunday from April-Oct., 7:30-11 am, Ossipee Masonic Lodge, 535 Route 25 East, Ossipee (across from Abbott & Staples). Omelets, pancakes, sausage, bacon, ham, home fries and more, 539-1984.
Model Yachting, Tuesdays & Thursdays 1 pm, May-Oct., join Back Bay Skippers as they sail radio-controlled Soling 1 Meter model yachts on Tues. and US 12 model yachts on Thurs. Sailing takes place on Back Bay on the Bridge Falls Path. New participants and visitors are welcome. Call Mark Whitehead at 539-4973 or go to NHBM.org for info.
Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center,interactive science museum, open daily 10 am-5 pm, (closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day). Explore the science of climate and weather through interactive exhibits. 2779 White Mt. Highway, N. Conway, 356-2137.
New Hampshire Farm Museum,open to the public for fall hours: Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am-4 pm; school trips on weekdays. House tours, barn exhibits, animals, and grounds. $25 for family, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Rt. 125, Milton, 652-7840, visit www.nhfarmmuseum.org for events.
Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591, info/events: www.remickmuseum.org.
Senior Meals & Bingo,Mon., Wed. & Thurs., noon, Greater Wakefield Resource Center, 254 Main St., Union, $5 donation for age 59 and under, donation of $3 for age 60 and over, www.greaterwakefieldresourcecenter.webs.com.
Story Time Jamboree, first and third Fridays of the month from 10:15-10:45 am, ages 2-5, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
Tamworth Adult Book Group,meets 4thor 5thWed. of each month, 10:30 am, Cook Memorial Library, 93 Main St., Tamworth, info: 323-8510.
Thurs. Night Book Group, meets fourth Thurs. of every month for discussions of books, 7 pm, Mystery Book Group meets second Thurs. of the month, White Birch Books, N. Conway, 356-3200, www.whitebirchbooks.com.
Tin Mountain Conservation Center, programs, nature trails, winter children’s camp, Bald Hill Rd., Albany, info: 447-6991, www.tinmountain.org.
White Mt. Writer’s Group, 4-6 pm,meets monthly, Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552, list of dates: www.conwaypubliclibrary.org.
Wolfeboro Farmers Market, Thursdays from 12:30-4:30 pm, until Oct. 31, Clark Park, 233 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, www.WolfeboroAreaFarmersMarket.com.
Wolfeboro Rotary Club Meeting, Mondays, 5:30 pm, 1812 Room at Wolfeboro Inn, 90 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, light dinner, guest speaker on various topics of interest, for more info: www.wolfebororotary.org.
Wright Museum of World War II, interpreting the contributions of citizens on the home front and battle fields in WWII era. Open ’til Oct. 31, Mon.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm; Sun. noon-4 pm. 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.
Writer’s Group, supportive writer’s get together for teens and adults, (first Mondays through Dec.) 6-7:30 pm, Ham Community Room, Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Writer’s Night, third Thurs. of each month at 7 pm, music, poetry, prose, fiction, non-fiction, Effingham Public Library, 30 Town House Rd., Effingham, info: 539-1537 or 651-9796.