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THE LAKER EVENTS 

March 26, Library Mystery Book Group, discussion of The Child by Fiona Barton, 10 am, Wolfeboro Public Library, S. Main St., Wolfeboro, call to sign up: 569-2428, www.wolfeborolibrary.org.

March 27, Program on Abraham Lincoln and Mount Rushmore, 2 pm, Taylor Community Woodside Building, Union Ave., Laconia, free, public welcome, reservations required: call Brenda at 366-1226.

March 27, April 3 & 10, Photography Course, 6-8 pm, taught by professional photographer Jaymee Cornell, Lakes Region Art Assoc., Tanger Outlet, 120 Laconia Rd., Tilton, 998-0029.

March 28, Christin Chiasson performs, 7-10 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

March 28, Storytelling with Simon Brooks, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

March 28-30 Singin’ in the Rain, 7:30 pm, Franklin Opera House, 316 Central St., Franklin, tickets: 934-1901, www.franklinoperahouse.org. Also on March 30 & 31 at 2 pm.

March 29, Friday Night Dinner and Music Night, dinner: 4-8:30 pm; music starts at 5 pm, performer: Justin Jaymes, Castle in the Clouds Carriage House, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, info: 476-5900, www.castleintheclouds.org.

March 29, Muzik Man Carter on piano and vocals, Schuster’s Tavern, Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 6:30-9:30 pm, 293-2021.

March 30, Auditions, The Barnstormers, 11 am-3 pm, held at Cook Memorial Library, Tamworth, call to set up audition time: 323-8661.

March30, Good Gardening, 10 am, free workshop, Moulton Farm, 18 Quarry Rd., off Rt. 25, Meredith, www.moultonfarm.com.

March 30, Maplefest, pancakes, sap boiling and more, 10 am-2 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840. (Severe weather date:March 31)

March 30, Mud Season Mixer, 7-10:30 pm, Historic Bristol Town Hall, live band, cash bar, info: 744-2713.

March 30, Muzik Man Carter on piano and vocals, Schuster’s Tavern, Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 6:30-9:30 pm, 293-2021.

March 30, Tamworth Farmer’s Indoor Market, 9 am-1 pm, Tamworth Town House, 27 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info: www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

March 30, Wild Winter Walk: Guided Tours of Live Animal Trail, 1-3 pm, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info/register: 968-7194.

March 30, Winter Bird Banding, 10 am-noon, see wild birds up close, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info/register: 968-7194.

March 30 & 31, Swing into Spring, Lakes Region Spring Craft Fair, Belknap Mill, 96 DW Highway, Belmont, (Sat.: 10 am-4 pm; Sunday: 10 am-3 pm), www.joycescraftshows.com.

March 31, Taste of the Lakes Region, Church Landing, Meredith, sample specialty foods from the area’s finest restaurants. Coordinated and presented by Altrusa of Laconia, tickets/info: http://www.altrusalaconia.org.

APRIL 2019

April 3 & 10, Photography Course, 6-8 pm, taught by professional photographer Jaymee Cornell, Lakes Region Art Assoc., Tanger Outlet, 120 Laconia Rd., Tilton, 998-0029.

April 4, Shaker Spotlight Lecture Series, 10:30 am, Hubbard Education Center, Canterbury Shaker Village, Shaker Rd., Canterbury, Bradford Cook, Shaker trustee and attorney shares remembrances of working with last remaining Shaker women to form the new museum, free lecture with membership, info: 783-9511, rsoules@shakers.org.

April 4, Storytelling with Sharon Lafond, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

April 4, Wild & Scenic Film Festival, 7 pm, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center and Plymouth State Univ. Office of Environmental Sustainability co-hosting film festival, takes place at Flying Monkey Movie House & Performance Center, Plymouth, 968-7194.

April 5, International Dinner, Susan Weeks gives a tour of Ireland, Doris L. Benz Center, Heard Rd., Center Sandwich, dinner reflects the country/topic, tickets/info: 284-7211.

April 5-7, Tablescapes “Creative Settings,” 10 am-4 pm, Barn at the Inn on Main, 200 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, fundraiser for Governor Wentworth Arts Council, 569-0078.

April 6, Blessed Bargains Spring Fashion Show, 10 am, First Congregational Church, 400 Main St., Farmington, free admission door prizes, www.farmingtonnhucc.org.

April 6, Go Gold, Prospect Mt. High School hosting walk to fight cancer, held at the high school, 11 am-3pm, all are welcome to attend/walk, email: childhoodcancerwalk2019@gmail.com.

April 6, Pysanky Egg Decorating Class, 9 am-12:3 pm and 1:30-5 pm, League of NH Craftsmen Fine Craft Gallery, DW Highway, Meredith, pre-register/info: 279-7920.

April 6, Roast Turkey Dinner, Bristol United Church of Christ, 5:30-7 pm, 15 Church St., Bristol, 744-8132.

April 6, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, 1 pm, Rochester Opera House, Rochester, 335-1992, www.rochesteroperahouse.com.

April 7, NH Fiddle Ensemble, 2 pm, Franklin Opera House, 316 Central St., Franklin, tickets: 934-1901, www.franklinoperahouse.org.

April 11, Nick Appetizer Social, 5:30-8:30 pm, fundraiser for The Nick, held at Garwoods Restaurant, 6 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, info: 569-7788.

April 11, Storytelling with Kate Chadbourne, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

April 12, NH Boat Museum Annual Ice-Out Event, 6 pm, the Inn on Main St., Wolfeboro, dinner, silent and live auction, benefit for Boat Museum, www.nhbm.org.

April 12, Storytime and Adventure, 10:30 am-noon, please dress for going outdoors, Squam Lakes Assoc., Holderness, pre-registration at must: 968-7336.

April 13, Wedding Tasting and Open House, noon-3 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, 476-5900, www.castleintheclouds.org.

April 14, Artist Lecture Series, Rebecca Goodale talk about her book “Illuminated Autobiography” and other art books, 4 pm, program by Sandwich Home Industries, takes place at Benz Center, Heard Rd., Center Sandwich, free, part of Sunday afternoon seminars, 284-6831, sandwichcraftgallery@gmail.com.

April 15-19, School Vacation Week Pop-in Discovery Days, 11 am & noon, explore the museum and farm, participate in daily activities, Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth, info/tickets: 323-7591.

April 18, Storytelling with Bonnie Marshall, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

April 19, House of Hamil concert, 7:30 pm, Arts Center at 12 Main, Sandwich, presented by Advice to the Players, suggested donation $15.

April 19 & 20, The Village Players monthly movie, “Citizen Kane” at 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

April 20, Discover Wild NH Day, 10 am-3 pm, free, family event, live animals, archery, fishing and more, NH Fish & Game, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord, info: 271-3421.

April 20, Easter Egg Hunt, 1 pm, Tapply Thompson Community Center, face painting, Easter bunny, entertainment, egg hunt, family fun, 30 N. Main St., Bristol, 744-2713.

April 20, Spring on the Farm, 11 am-3 pm, meet baby animals, card and spin wool, take part in Farm Olympics, visit herbal remedy Boo-boo Station, walking trails open, food available for purchase, admission charge, Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591.

April 22-26, Vacation Theatre Camp, theme: Wizards & Theatre Magic!, 9 am-4 pm, learn about live theatre, workshops, performance, Rochester Performing Arts Center, 32 N. Main St., Rochester, pre-registration/info: 948-1099, www.rochesteroperahouse.com.

April 25, Magic of Jason Purdy, 10 am, Franklin Opera House, 316 Central St., Franklin, tickets: 934-1901, www.franklinoperahouse.org.

April 25, Storytelling with Vicky Dworkin, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

April 26 - 28, Shrek the Musical, The Streetcar Company, Inter-Lakes Community Auditorim, Meredith, tickets: www.streetcarcompany.com.

April 27, Excelsior Cornet Band, 7:30 pm, Anderson Hall, 205 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, presented by Wolfeboro Friends of Music, tickets/info: www.wfriendsofmusic.org.

April 27, Farm Women, Farm Work, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

April 27, Small Farmer’s Club, 11 am-noon, ages 2-8, topic will be sheep, Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth, info/tickets: 323-7591.

April 27 & 28, Annual Muffin & Scone Tour, 1-5 pm, $10 p/p, info: http://bedandbreakfastnh.com, 968-7269.

MAY 2019

May 2, Storytelling with Lynne Cullen, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

May 2-4 & 10 & 11, Mary Poppins, 7:30 pm, Franklin Opera House, 316 Central St., Franklin, tickets: 934-1901, www.franklinoperahouse.org. Also May 12 at 2 pm.

May 4, Planning Your Medicine Garden, 1-4 pm, Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth, info/tickets: 323-7591.

May 8, Iron Chef Wolfeboro, Wolfe’s Tavern, O Bistro, El Centenario, Burnt Timber Tavern, Nolan’s Brick Oven Bistro, chef judges competition, $15,569-3016.

May 9, Storytelling with Phyllis Blackstone, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

May 11, Volunteer Clean-Up Day, 10 am-noon, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, 476-4510, www.castleintheclouds.org

May 16, Storytelling with Bill Hinderer, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

May 17 & 18, The Village Players monthly movie, “Field of Dreams”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

May 18, Dandelion Festival, 11 am-3 pm, taste foods made with dandelions, learn about honey bees care, face painting, yoga, crafts and more, Remick Museum & Farm, Tamworth, info/tickets: 323-7591.

May 18, Meredith Area Community Yard Sale, 9 am-3 pm, yard sale locations all over Meredith, info@meredithareachamber.com.

May 18, Sheep to Shawl, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

May 18, Smith River Canoe Race, Wolfeboro, info/times: Wolfeboro Chamber of Commerce - 569-2200.

May 23, Storytelling with Brendan Smith, 6:30 pm, Storytelling and Dinner, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

May 25, Memorial Day Farm on the Homefront, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

May 25 & 26, Memorial Day Weekend Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm, Schouler Park, 1 Norcross Circle, Rt. 16, N. Conway, over 80 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

May 30, Storytelling Gala, season ending celebration with variety of storytellers and dinner, 6:30 pm, Corner House Inn, Center Sandwich, reservations: 284-6219, or email: info@cornerhouseinn.com.

May 31-June 2, Three Rivers 48 Hour Student Film Slam, Franklin Opera House, 316 Central St., Franklin, tickets: 934-1901, www.franklinoperahouse.org.

JUNE 2019

June 1, Portland Jazz Orchestra, 7:30 pm, Anderson Hall, 205 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, presented by Wolfeboro Friends of Music, tickets/info: www.wfriendsofmusic.org.

June 4, Chamber 45th Annual Golf Tournament, 9 am-4:30 pm, Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce, The Links at Outlook Golf Club, contests, greens fees, cart, continental breakfast, boxed lunch, clambake dinner and raffle prizes. Info: 332-5080.

June 8-16, Laconia Motorcycle Week, motorcycle related events and races all over Lakes Region, www.laconiamcweek.com.

June 14 & 15, The Village Players monthly movie, “Goonies”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

June 22, Effingham Street Fair, 9 am-2 pm, effinghampreservationsociety@gmail.com.

June 22, Olde Tyme Tavern Day, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

JULY

July 4, Fourth on the Farm, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

July 5-7, On the Green 1 Arts & Crafts Festival, 10 am-5 pm on Fri. & Sat.; 10 am-4 pm on Sunday, 80 Academy Drive, Rt. 28, Wolfeboro, over 100 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

July 6, Abenaki Attack, held at Abenaki Ski Area, Wolfeboro, day of facing to benefit NH Humane Society, Masons Morning Star Lodge 17 and Wolfeboro XC Ski Assoc. trail race, 5 and 10 K races, 5K canicross, one mile fun run/walk, picnic, info: rockhopperraces.com.

July 19 & 20, The Village Players monthly movie, “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

July 19-21, Christmas in July Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm on Fri. & Sat.; 10 am-4 pm on Sunday, 80 Academy Drive, Rt. 28, Wolfeboro, over 85 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

AUGUST

August 3, Truck, Tractor, Wagon Day, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

August 3-4, Summer Fun Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm on Sat.; 10 am-4 pm on Sunday, Tanger Outlets, 120 Laconia Rd., Tilton, www.joycescraftshows.com.

August 9-11, On the Green 2 Arts & Crafts Festival, 10 am-5 pm on Fri. & Sat.; 10 am-4 pm on Sunday, 80 Academy Drive, Rt. 28, Wolfeboro, 90 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

August 16 & 17, The Village Players monthly movie, “Beatle Juice”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

August 17-18, Mt. Washington Valley August Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm, Schouler Park, 1 Norcross Circle, Rt. 16, N. Conway, over 80 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

August 30-Sept. 1, Gunstock Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm, Gunstock Mt. Resort, 719 Cherry Valley Rd., Rt. 11A, Gilford, www.joycescraftshows.com.

SEPTEMBER

Sept. 7, Flax to Linen, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Sept. 20 & 21, The Village Players monthly movie, “Invasion of the Body Snatchers”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

Sept. 221 & 22, Falling Leaves Craft Fair, 10 am-5 pm on Sat.; 10 am-4 pm on Sunday, Tanger Outlets, 120 Laconia Rd., Tilton, www.joycescraftshows.com.

Sept. 22, The Great NH Pie Festival, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

OCTOBER

Oct. 5, Harvest Festival, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Oct. 19, Sheepdog Day, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Oct. 19-20, Leaf Peepers Craft Fair, 10 am-4 pm, N. Conway Community Center, 78 Norcross Circle, Rt.16, N. Conway, over 80 exhibitors, www.joycescraftshows.com.

Oct. 26, Haunted Barn and Wagon Ride, 5-9 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Oct. 26, The Village Players monthly movie, “The Raven”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

NOVEMBER

Nov. 15 & 16, The Village Players monthly movie, “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.

Nov. 23, 1863 Thanksgiving, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Nov. 23-24, Lakes Region Holiday Craft Fair, Belknap Mill, 96 DW Highway, Belmont, (Sat.: 10 am-4 pm; Sunday: 10 am-3 pm), www.joycescraftshows.com.

DECEMBER

Dec. 14, Victorian Christmas, 10 am-3 pm, NH Farm Museum, 1305 White Mt. Highway, Milton, 652-7840.

Dec. 20 & 21, The Village Players monthly movie, “A Christmas Story”, 7:30 pm. Tickets $5 p/p and available at the door at 7 pm. Snacks, popcorn, and water are available in the meeting room before the film begins, info: 569-9656, www.village-players.com.