ALONG ROUTE 16 ONGOING EVENTS
Event dates and times subject to change; please call ahead for updates/to confirm.
A Century of Games summer exhibit, open Tuesdays from 2-4 pm, Memorial Day-Labor Day, Madison Historical Society, 19 East Madison Rd., Madison, www.madisonhistoricalsociety.org.
Art at the Gafney, exhibit/fundraiser, on view until Aug. 17,Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1 to 7 pm and Friday and Saturday 9 am to 12:30 pm. Gafney Library, High St., Sanbornville, info: 603-522-3401.
Art for You, 2ndThurs. of the month, 4:15 pm, ages 5 & up, Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.
BenzCenter Senior Meals, Sandwich,each Wednesday at noon. Well-balanced and delicious meal. Ages 60 and older are targeted, 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.
Book Sale, every Saturday in July and August at Union Congregational Church Chapel, 80 Main Street, Village of Union, 9 am-1 pm. Variety of books with stock changing regularly. Coffee and treats available. Info: Betty at 473-2727.
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.
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 Wednesday Movies, a different movie each month, 6:30 pm, Sept.-June, for adult patrons, free popcorn during the movie, Effingham Public Library, 30 Town House Rd., Effingham, info: 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 from 10 am-noon at Gafney Library,14 High St., Sanbornville, 522-3401, www.gafneylibrary.org.Bring knitting, crochet projects.
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.
Libby Museum, natural history museum featuring the collections of Dr. Henry Forrest Libby, Abenaki artifacts, fossils, furs, Gov. Wentworth mansion relics, maps, adult and children’s programs, exhibits of contemporary art by local artists, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.
Live Animal Shows, every Wed. at 2 pm, (July 3-Aug. 7),The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.
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.
Milton Farmers Market,Saturdays at 9:30 am, fresh veggies, baked goods, crafts and more, takes place at NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 923-8919.
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.
M/S Mount Washington, ongoing events: Sunday Champagne Brunch, Mon. Evening Senior Discount, Wed. Evening Kids Go Free, Fall Foliage Dinner Cruises, for specific event/cruise dates: www.cruisenh.com.
North Conway Farmers Market, fresh produce and goods, 9 am-1 pm on Saturdays, location/info: 662-0943.
Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591, info/events: www.remickmuseum.org.
Sandringham Sundays, British TV on the Big Screen, every Sunday evening, tea at 6:30 pm, program at 7 pm,Effingham Public Library, 30 Town House Rd., Effingham, info: 539-1537.
Senior Meals & Bingo,Mon., Wed. & Thurs. bingo at 10 am, lunch at noon, Greater Wakefield Resource Center, 254 Main St., Union, $3 donation, www.greaterwakefieldresourcecenter.webs.com.
SnowCoach Trips, adventure trips to Mt. Washington’s summit, www.mountwashington.org, 356-2137.
Strings and Things, 6-8 pm, second and fourth Thursdays, bluegrass, Christian and country music, Greater Wakefield Resource Center, 254 Main St., Union,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.
Tamworth & the Civil War Exhibit,May 27-Oct. 14, Tamworth History Center, 25 Great Hill Rd., Tamworth, 323-2911, www.tamworthhistorycenter.org.
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. Writers Group, 4-6 pm,meets monthly, call for dates, Conway Public Library, 15 Greenwood Ave., Conway, 447-5552.
Wolfeboro Farmers Market, Thursdays from 12:30-4:30 pm, May 23-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. May 1-Oct. 31, Mon.-Sat. 10 am-4 pm; Sun. noon-4 pm. 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.
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.
Young Explorers,nature programs for 5-7 year olds, runs July 9-Aug. 8, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, info/register early: 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.