THE LAKER EVENTS 

APRIL 2019

Through April, Photography of James Cryan, Lakes Region Art Assoc., Tilton Outlet Mall, 120 Laconia Rd., Tilton.

April 2, New England Stone Walls, 7 pm, presenter Kevin Gardner, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, free, public welcome.

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, Jim Tyrell performs, 7-10 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

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, Big Night for Amphibians, 6-7:30 pm, amphibians (including spotted salamanders and wood frogs) emerge from the forest and migrate en masse to vernal pools to lay their eggs. Learn more about this phenomenon and how you can help salamanders and frogs reach their destination when the Big Night arrives! Prescott Farm, White Oaks Rd., Laconia, 366-5695.

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 & 6, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

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, Big Backyard Series, Amazing Vernal Pools, 10-11:30 am, Prescott Farm, White Oaks Rd., Laconia, 366-5695.

 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, Photography Workshop: Long Exposure Light Painting Workshop, 7:30-9:30 pm, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

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 7, Volunteer Trail Work Day, 9 am-1 pm, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

April 10-14, Insignificance, Winnipesaukee Playhouse, 7:30 pm Wed.-Sat., 2 pm Sat., 5 pm Sun., tickets/info: 279-0333, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

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, Rob Randlett performs, 7-10 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

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, 100th Anniversary Celebration, Irwin Marine, Union Ave, Laconia, 524-6661, www.irwinmarine.com.

April 12, How the Potty Trained Us: Stand-Up Comedy & Ted Talk, 6:30 pm, takes place at Plymouth State University, Hyde Hall, Room 200, Highland Ave., Plymouth, program by Squam Lakes Assoc., 968-7336.

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 12 & 13, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

April 13, Annalee Easter Open House & Build a Buddy Event, 339 Daniel Webster Highway, Meredith, www.annalee.com.

April 13, Easter Egg Hunt, 11 am, for children up to age 12, Moultonboro Public Library, 4 Holland St., Moultonboro, info: 476-8895.

April 13, Good Gardening Workshop, Old & New Methods for Growing Healthy, Local Food, 10 am, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, free, sign up/info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

April 13, Guided Hike: Chamberlain Reynolds Memorial Forest, 1-3 pm, meet at Chamberlain Reynolds Memorial Forest West Parking Lot, College Rd., Center Harbor, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, registration: 968-7336.

April 13, Introduction to Printmaking Workshop, 10 am-4 pm, Field Fine Art Studio, 74 Taylor Rd., Sandwich, registration/info: 273-1326.

April 13, Katie Dobbins/Lindsey Sampson Concert, doors open 6 pm, concert 7 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, tickets/info: 524-8813.April 13, Wedding Tasting and Open House, noon-3 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, 476-5900, www.castleintheclouds.org.

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, Make a Beeswax Candle, 11 am-12:30 pm, Remick Museum, 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info/register: 323-7591.

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 16, Laundry Day, 11 am-12:30 pm, learn about washing clothing the old-fashioned way, Remick Museum, 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info/register: 323-7591.

April 16, Talk by Stephen Long, author of Thirty-Eight: The Hurricane That Transformed New England, 7 pm, free, public welcome, a look the hurricane of 1938 and its impact on New England, Hill Public Library, program of Hill Historical Society, info: 744-7864.

April 16, Talking Trash - Reduce Waste, Reduce Emissions, talk by Charlie Hanson of Resource Management, Science Pub, program os Squam Lakes Natural Science Center and Squam Lakes Conservation Society, 6:30 pm, held in lounge of Walter’s Basin, Rt. 3, Holderness, attendees pay for refreshments, advance registration required: 968-7194.

April 17, Butter Making, 11 am-12:30 pm, Remick Museum, 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info/register: 323-7591.

 April 17, Little Bits of Light, 7:30 pm, Hampstead Stage Co. at Franklin Opera House, Central St., Franklin, 934-1901.

 April 18, Belknap Mill Book Club, 6 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

 April 18, Craft Day, 11 am-12:30 pm, Remick Museum, 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info/register: 323-7591.

 April 18, Pete Peterson performs, 7-10 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

 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, Toys and Games, 11 am-12:30 pm, Remick Museum, 58 Cleveland Hill Rd., Tamworth, info/register: 323-7591.

April 19 & 20, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

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, Geology Rocks! Introduction to Geology and Rock Climbing, 10 am-12:30 pm, meet at Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, registration: 968-7336.

April 21, Volunteer Trail Work Day, 8:30 am-3:30 pm, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

April 22-26, Adventure Vacation Camp, 9 am-1 pm, grades 3-8, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

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 24, Monument Men Part IV, 2 pm, Taylor Community Woodside Building, Laconia, free, public wwelcome, 524-5600.

April 24, Squam Speaker Series: Importance of Local Agriculture and Food Production, 7-8 pm, speaker: John Moulton of Moulton Farm, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

April 25, Joel Cage performs, 7-10 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.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 & 27, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

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

April 27, Basket Weaving Class with Ray Lagasse, 9 am-4 pm, League of NH Craftsmen, Meredith, 279-7920.

April 27, Contra Dance, 7-10 pm, Great Hall at Town Hall, Main St., Wolfeboro, live band: Binding Energy, children and adults welcome, learn to contra dance or dance with others, GALA Community, 569-1500.

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, Home, Garden & Recreation Show, 9 am-3 pm, presented by the Alton Centennial Rotary Club at Prospect Mt. High School, Rt. 28, Alton. Discover the latest in home decor, design, landscaping, and find home improvement ideas, inspiration, and expert advice, info: www.altonrotary.org.

 April 27, Marquetry, Creating Fine Crafted Art in Wood, 1-3 pm, Craig Altobello walks audience through the process of turning wood into works of art to the beeswax finish, Nature Learning Center, Albany, 447-6991.

April 27, Pastels on the Pond, 1-3 pm, workshop on oil pastels, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, info: 968-7336.

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, The Wizard of Oz, 10 am, public welcome, free, Wakefield Opera House, program of Gafney Library, Sanbornville, 522-9735.

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

April 28, Canterbury Shaker Village Community Clean-Up and Pot Luck, 9 am-1 pm, volunteers needed to help with spring clean up, projects to include clearing fallen tree limbs, raking leaves, weeding the garden, and helping with indoor projects like sweeping, dusting, and preparing activity supplies. Potluck lunch info/to volunteer: rsoules@shakers.org.

April 28, Landscapes in Watercolor, 10 am-4 pm, Field Fine Art Studio, 74 Taylor Rd., Sandwich, registration/info: 273-1326.

April 30, An Acid Rain Retrospective - From Discovery to Controversy and Beyond, talk by Scott Bailey of Hubbard Brook, Science Pub, program os Squam Lakes Natural Science Center and Squam Lakes Conservation Society, 6:30 pm, held in lounge of Walter’s Basin, Rt. 3, Holderness, attendees pay for refreshments, advance registration required: 968-7194.

April 30, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? Session 1: Exploring Dementia, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618. (Also May 7, 14, 21, 28 & June 4.)

MAY 2019

May 1 & 2, Beginner Tatting with Elaine O’Donal, 5/1: 10 am-2:30 pm; 5/2:10 am-noon, League of NH Craftsmen/Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, DW Highway, Meredith, register: 279-7920.

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, Emma by Perform It! Stage Company, Wolfeboro Town Hall, downtown Wolfeboro, tickets/info: 998-7111.

May 2, 3 & 5, Pemigewasett Choral Society A Walk in the Woods concert, 5/2: Gilford Community Church at 7:30 pm; 5/3: St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church, Franklin at 7:30 pm; 5/5: Silver Center for the Arts, Plymouth State Univ., Plymouth at 3 pm; tickets by donation.

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 3 & 4, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

May 4, Cold Connections, mixed media/jewelry workshop with Joy Raskin, 10:30 am-4:30 pm, League of NH Craftsmen Meredith, 279-7920.

May 4, Follow A Stream, family activity, 10 am-noon, part of MOOSE-ies for Families programs, Moose Mt. Regional Greenways, takes place at Forty to One Farm, Farmington, info: 978-7125, info@mmrg.info.

May 4, Hiroya Tsukamoto, guitarist and composer folk, jazz and world music concert, Unitarian Universalist, 206 Central St., Frankin, tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door, more info: email sdhaines57@gmail.com.

May 4, Motorsports Expo, North East Motor Sports Museum, 922 Rt. 106, Loudon, info: 783-0183.

May 4, NH Day, 9:30 am-5 pm, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

Mau 4, Open Mic Night, 7-10 pm, Arts Center at 12 Main St., Sandwich, all welcome, info: janlgoldman@juno.com.

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

May 4, Spring Open House, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

May 4 & 5, This Shining Night, Clearlakes Chorale, 5/4: 7:30 pm; 5/5: 2 pm. First Congregational Church, 115 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, www.clearlakeschorale.org.

May 4 & 5, Vintage Market on Squam Lake, 9 am, Cottage Place on Squam Lake, Holderness, 2-day fest of vintage shopping, demos, samples, food trucks, fun and more. Eclectic vintage shopping experience that includes: vendors and shopping upcycling, antiques, local arts and crafts and more. www.vintagemarketonsquam.com, 968-7116. Located at 1132 US Rt. 3, Holderness.

May 6, Cruising NH, Michael Bruno Presents A Guide to NHs Roadside Historical Markers, 7-8:30 pm, Moultonboro Public Library, Holland St., Moultonboro, 476-8895.

May 6, MooseMade Expo, food, networking, presentations and more, Tumbledown Farms, Brookfield, Explore Moose Mountains/WEDCO, tickets/vendor space: exploremoosemountains@gmail.com.

May 7, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? 6-7:30 pm, Session 2: The Dance of the Caregiver - Caring for a Person with Dimentia, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618. (Also May 14, 21, 28 & June 4.)

May 7, Lost in Laconia, 7 pm, documentary tracing history of NH School for the Feebleminded, presenter Gordon Dubois, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, free, public welcome.

May 8, Invasive Species Removal Work Day, 10-11:30 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

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 8, Mike Rossi performs, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 9, Mark Dionne performs, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 9, SCC Spring Fling Fundraiser, 5:30-7:30 pm, clothing tables, dinner for sale, raffle items, Benz Center, Heard Rd., Sandwich, info: 986-8343.

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 9-12, Company, Winnipesaukee Players Community Theater, tickets/info: 279-0333, Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

May 10, Annual Fundraiser for White Horse Addiction Center, 5-8:30 pm, takes place at First Congregational Church of Ossipee, 50 Rt. 16B, Center Ossipee, 651-1441, www.whitehorseaddictions.com.

May 10, Spring Birding, 7-10 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

May 10 & 11, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

May 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 11, Michelle Canning bluegrass concert, with dulcimer player/singer Sarah Kate Morgan, 7 pm, Old White Church, Rt. 109A, Center Tuftonboro, admission free with suggested donation of $10 p/p, 569-3861.

May 11, Newfound Babe Ruth Season Opening Banquet & Dance, proceeds to benefit Newfound Babe Ruth Improvement Fund, takes place at Kathleen’s Cottage, Bristol, tickets: 744-2713, www.ttccrec.org.

May 11, Planting Your Container Garden, 10 am, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, sign up/info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

May 11, Vernal Pool Exploration, 10 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

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

May 11, Winnipesaukee Hat, participants learn how to make a knitted hat with instructor Maryly Matthewman, 10 am-2 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

May 13, Lakes Region Futures Golf Scramble and Barbecue Social, 11:30 am-6 pm, Laconia Country Club, Elm St., Laconia, presented by Belknap EDC and Fusion NH, LakesRegionFuture2019.Eventbrite.com.

May 14, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? 6-7:30 pm, Session 3: Early Stages of Dementia, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618. (Also May 21, 28 & June 4.)

May 14, Science Pub: Solar Shares: Community Funded Solar Energy, talk by Plymouth Area Renewable Energy Initiative, Science Pub, program os Squam Lakes Natural Science Center and Squam Lakes Conservation Society, 6:30 pm, held in lounge of Walter’s Basin, Rt. 3, Holderness, attendees pay for refreshments, advance registration required: 968-7194.

May 15, Squam Speaker Series: Forever Squam, 7-8 pm, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, 968-7336.

May 16, Birds of the White Mountains, 6:30-7:30 pm, Steve Hale of Open World Explorers takes audience on a virtual tour of the hiking trails in the White Mts., Gilford Public Library, Potter Hill Rd., Gilford, 524-6042.

May 16, Chris Lester performs, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

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 16-18, Book Sale, Friends of Meredith Public Library, Main St., Meredith, 5/16: 9 am-6 pm; 5/17: 9 am-4:30 pm; 5/18: 9 am-1 pm, 520-0434.

May 17, Spring Birding, 7-10 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

May 17 & 18, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

May 17 & 18, The Village Players monthly movie, “Field of Dreams”, 7:30 pm, Wolfeboro. 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, Coves, Kayaks and Algal Concentrations, noon-3 pm, fun day of kayaking, lake education, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, registration: 968-7336.

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 18, Vernal Pool Exploration, 10-11:30 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

May 18 & 19, Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra, with Ashley Whalley performing Streisand- Songs of Love, Inter--Lakes Auditorium, Meredith, 5/18: 7:30 pm;5/19: 3 pm; tickets: www.LRSO.org; 800-838-3006.

May 20, Jessica Fligg, Ashland artist presentation at Lakes Region Art Assoc. 7 pm, LRAA Gallery, Tanger Outlet, Rt. 3, Tilton, public welcome, free.

 May 20, Yankee Peddlers in Early America presented by Cal Knickerbocker, 3 pm in the Bistro, free, public welcome, Meredith Bay Colony Club, 21 Upper Mile Point Drive, Meredith, 279-1500 for reservations. www.meredithbaycolonyclub.org.

 May 21, Adult Craft: Pebble Coasters, 2-4 pm or 6-8 pm, Laconia Public Library, sign up required: 524-4775, ext. 12 or email: aalwyn@laconialibrary.org.

 May 21, Alton Historical Society May Program, 7-9 pm, free, public welcome, speakers are Patty Taylor & Timothy Brown of Taylor & Brown Wild Blueberry Co. in Alton, takes place at Gilman Library, Main St., Alton, altonhistorical@gmail.com.

May 21, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? 6-7:30 pm, session 4: Mid Stages of Dementia, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618. (Also May 28 & June 4.)

May 21, Lakes Region Job & Career Fair, 9 am-1 pm, presented by Lakes Region Chamber, info: 524-524-5531.

May 21, Postal History and the Holocaust, talk by Justin Gordon, 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II, 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

 May 22, Baker Valley Band in the Bistro or gazebo weather depending, Meredith Bay Colony Club, 21 Upper Mile Point Rd., Meredith, 6:30 pm free and open to the public, reservations at 279-1500, www.meredithbaycolonyclub.org.

May 22, Warren Clement speaks about his family’s connection to the Titanic, 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, Taylor Community’s Woodside Bldg., Union Ave., Laconia, info: 524-5600.

May 22 & 23, Beginning Tatting with June O’Donal, 10 am, two-day class, Meredith League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, DW Highway, Meredith, register: 279-7920.

May 23, Coffee and Community Conversation Series, 10 am-noon, one of Lakes Region Community Services staff members joins guests for the monthly program. Come and chat. Open to the community. Refreshments provided. Info: Jill at 524-4775 ext.16.

May 23, Henry Laliberte performs, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 23, Invasive Species Removal Work Day, 10-11:30 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

May 23, My Everest Odyssey, with Russell Staples, 7-8:30 pm, Madison Public Library, 1895 Village Rd., Madison, 367-8545, www.madisonlibrary-nh.org.

 May 23, Mystery Book Club, presented by Laconia Public Library, 4-5:30 pm, book to be discussed: Crocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth Peters, meeting takes place at Wayfarer Coffee Roasters, Main St., Laconia, public welcome, free, Laconia Public Library, 524-4775.

May 23, Spring Book Discussion, Friends of the Library, Little Fires Everywhere by Christine Ng, 1 pm, Moultonboro Public Library, Holland St., Moultonboro, 476-8895.

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 24, Arts in the Park, musician Olivia Frances, 6-8 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

May 24, Dueling Pianos, Jim Tyrrell vs Jon Lorentz, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 24, Spring Birding, 7 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

May 24 & 25, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

May 25, Annual Bird Walk at Chapman Sanctuary/Visney Woods, Center Sandwich, 7 am, expert birder Christine Costello of USFS (United States Forest Service) will lead the way, 284-6428.

May 25, Branch River Paddle, canoe and kayak group paddle 4-mile trek on Branch River in Milton Mills, 10 am-2 pm, Moose Mt. Regional Greenways, 473-2020.

May 25, Five O’Clock Shadow, 7 pm, a capella concert, Inter-Lakes High School, 1 Laker Lane, Meredith, presented by Temple B’nai Israel, tickets: www.TBINH.org.

May 25, Guided Hike to Cotton Mt. and Mt. Livermore, meet at 9 am at Cotton Mt. trailhead of NH Rt. 113, Holderness, info: Squam Lakes Assoc., 968-733, www.squamlakes.org.

May 25, Kevin Larson performs, 9 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.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, Opening Day at Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, www.castleintheclouds.org, 476-5900.

May 25, Salute to Service, celebrating public servants: police, military, veterans, fire fighters and others, dinner/dance cruise, 7-10 pm, M/S Mount Washington, info: www.cruisenh.com.

 May 25, Small Farmer’s Club, 11 am-noon, for ages 2-8 accompanied by an adult, farm activities, this month’s theme: goats, Remick Museum, Tamworth, 323-7591.

 May 25, Stargazing with the NH Astronomical Society, 8 pm, weather permitting, talk in Carriage House, then star gaze by Shannon Pond, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, free, donations welcome, info: 476-5900.

May 25, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

 May 25, Wakefield Town Wide Yard Sale, 8 am-2 pm, sales all over the town, 522-9977.

May 25, Winnipesaukee Hat, participants learn how to make a knitted hat with instructor Maryly Matthewman, 10 am-2 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

May 25-26, Wilderness First Aid & CPR, Squam Lakes Assoc., 534 US Rt. 3, Holderness, info/registration: 968-7336.

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 25-27, 28th Annual Memorial Day Weekend Craft Festival, Castleberry Fairs, Mill Falls Marketplace, Rt. 3, Meredith, Sat.: 10 am-7 pm; Sun.: 10 am-5 pm; Mon.: 10 am-4 pm, outdoor event under tents, rain or shine, www.castleberryfairs.com.

May 28, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? 6-7:30 pm, Session 5: Late Stages of Dementia, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618. (Also June 4.)

May 28, Solemn Graves, A Billy Boyle Mystery, talk by author James Benn, 7-8 pm, takes place at Great Hall/Town Hall, 86 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, presented by Wright Museum of World War II, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

May 28, Stained Glass Workshop, Ways of Color with Leslie Doherty, 10:30 am, Moultonboro Public Library, Holland St, Moultonboro, 476-8895.

May 29, Monument Men, Part V, 2 pm, Taylor Community’s Woodside Bldg., Union Ave., Laconia, info: 524-5600.

May 30, Christine Chiasson performs, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 30, Cruising New Hampshire History, 6:30-7:30 pm, talk by author Michael Bruno exploring 255 historical markers in NH. Laconia Public Library, 695 N. Main St., Laconia, 524-4775.

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 30, Tales of New England: Stories by Alice Brown, 6:30 pm, performed by Pontine Theater, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

May 30, The Den, a reading from her new book by local author Abi Maxwell, 6:30 pm, Gilford Public Library, Potter Hill Rd., Gilford, free, all are welcome, 524-6042.

 May 30 & 31, 26thAnnual Lake Congress,learn how to keep lake clean, 5/30: historian David Warren presents “Steam over Winnepiseogee” held at Church Landing, Meredith, 5/31: Eric Eckl, water conservation expert, presents “Voices of the Land”, info: www.nhlakes.org, 226-0299.

May 31, Dan “The Muzik Man” Carter on piano and vocals, 6:30-9:30 pm, Schuster’s Tavern and Steakhouse at Gunstock Inn, 580 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-2021.

 May 31, Dueling Pianos, Matt Langley vs Gardner Berry, 7 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

May 31, Humane Society Fashion Show Fundraiser, 11:30 am, Bald Peak Colony Club, Melvin Village, www.lrhs.net.

May 31, Spring Birding, 7-10 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

 May 31-June 1, Meet the Artists, 1-4 pm, Community Room, Meredith Bay Colony, 21 Upper Mile Point Drive, Meredith, free and open to the public, 279-1500, www.neredithbaycolonyclub.org.

 May 31-June 2, 5th Annual NAZ Aqua Mania Boat Show, music, fun, come see the latest boats and water toys, enjoy food, NASWA Resort, 1086 Weirs Blvd., Laconia, 366-4341.

May 31, June 1 & 2, Multi-Town Yard Sale, Gilmanton, Barnstead, Chichester, Epsom, Loudon, Northwood and Pittsfield. Info/maps: www.pittsfieldchamber.org.

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, Alton Town Wide Yard Sale, 8 am-2 pm, yard sale locations all over town, 875-0109.

June 1, Free Outdoor Concerts, 4 pm, featuring 3 bands: Stolen Thunder, 19 Miles Per Hour, Radio Roulette Band, also roving performers from Cirque de Light, presentation of three mural paintings, free event, downtown Belmont, info: 998-3525, events@belmontnh.org.

June 1, Justin James performs, 9 pm, Patrick’s Pub, 18 Weirs Rd., Gilford, 293-0841, www.patrickspub.com.

June 1, Kirkwood Gardens Day, 9 am-noon, annual plant sale, tour gardens, shop craft vendors, collectibles yard sale, free, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center’s Kirkwood Gardens, Holderness, 968-7194.

June 1, NH’s Ultimate Yard Sale & Food Truck Fest, 10 am-4 pm, Hopkinton State Fairgrounds, 392 Kearsage Ave., Hopkinton, 455-9123.

June 1, Moose Mt. Trail Race, 9 am, Branch Hill Farm, 307 Applebee Rd., Milton Mills, Kids K race at 10 am, info: at 603-978-7125 or info@mmrg.info.

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 1, Spring Gala, Moultonboro Women’s Club, 7-10 pm, music, dancing, raffle, refreshments, Function Hall of former Lion’s Club, Moultonboro, tickets: 493-2022.

June 1, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

June 1, Tuftonboro Town Wide Yard Sale, locations of sales all around town, maps available at yard sale sites, town office, Tuftonboro Library and at www.tufonboro.org.

June 2, Edible & Medicinal Plants and Fungi Workshop, 9 am-1 pm, free, public welcome, walks leave from Nature Center, 131 Quincy Bog Rd., Rumney, 786-2553.

June 2, 69th Annual Curly-Drew Fishing Derby, 10 am-noon, 12 yrs. And under (must be with parent), Whitten Pond, Rt. 109A, Tuftonboro, 569-9817.

June 2, Stained Glass Art Class, 9 am-5 pm, Susanna Ries, instructor, League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, DW Highway, 279-7920.

 June 3, 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 3, Ossipee Mountain Habitat for Humanity Annual Golf Tournament, 8 am, Indian Mound Golf club, Center Ossipee, ossipeehabitat.org, 569-5664.

June 4, Conserving the Castle, 6:30-7:30 pm, talk by Castle in the Clouds curator Robin Sherman, Laconia Public Library, 695 N. Main St., Laconia, 524-4775.

June 4, Darby Field and the First Ascent of Mt. Washington, Allen Koop talks about how historians reconstruct the “truth” of the claim that Darby Field made the first climb up Mt. Washington in 1642, 7 pm, Gilford Public Library, Potter Hill Rd., Gilford, free, public welcome, 524-6042.

June 4, Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? 6-7:30 pm, Session 6: Finding Moments of Joy, free caregiver survival workshop, Peabody Home, 24 Peabody Place, Franklin, 934-3618.

June 4, Moose in NH, 7 pm, update on how NHs moose population is doing, NH Fish & Game biologist/moose project leader Kris Rines lecture, free, reservations required: 968-7194, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, nhnature.org.

June 4, Wolfeboro Library Evening Book Group, 6:30 pm, all are welcome, book to be discussed: The Wonder, 569-2428. South Main St., Wolfeboro.

 June 4, WWII Internment of Japanese Americans: A Family’s Journey, presented by Dr. David Sakura, doors open at 7 pm, silent auction, Wright Museum of World War II, 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org. Get tickets at the Wright Museum or Black’s Paper Store, Main St., Wolfeboro.

June 4, Yankee Ingenuity: Stories of Headstrong and Resourceful People, presented by Jo Radner, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, door open ta 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

June 6, Afro-Semitic Experience, 7 pm, Barnstormers Theater, Tamworth, www.artstamworth.org.

June 6, Eyewitness to History: D-Day Newsreels, 3-4:30 pm, commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day with a viewing of Universal City Studios newsreels. All ages welcome, Laconia Public Library, 695 N. Main St., Laconia, 524-4775.

June 6, The White Mt. Huts, NH Humanities program, 7-8:30 pm, Madison Public Library, 1895 Village Rd., Madison, 367-8545, www.madisonlibrary-nh.org.June 7, Arts in the Park, Shana Stack Band, 6-8 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

June 7, Arts in the Park, Shana Stack Band, 6-8 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

June 7, Spring Birding, 7-10 am, learn to ID birds, ages 14 to adult, reservations required: 968-7194, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, nhnature.org.

June 7-July 31, Wings and Things: Nature of NH, art exhibit, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

June 8, Annual Breeding Bird Census, 5:30 am, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

June 8, Chocorua Mountain Race, 8 am, www.rockhopperraces.com.

June 8, Comedy Night Fundraiser and Silent Auction, 3 comedians: Steve Guilmette, Rob Steen and Tom Hayes, 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II, 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

June 8, NE Lyman Group 20th Annual Boat Show, 9 am-2 pm, town docks, downtown Wolfeboro, info: www.newenglandlymangroup.org.

June 8, Rail Trail Discovery Walk, Moose Mt. Regional Greenways, info: 978-7125, info@mmrg.info.

June 8, 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.

June 8, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

June 8, 13th Annual Peter Makris Memorial Run, NASWA Resort, 1086 Weirs Blvd., Laconia, 366-4341.

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

June 11, Ecology and Management of Beaver, talk by wildlife specialist Matt Tar of UNH Cooperative Extension, 7 pm, live music at 6:30 pm before the talk, free, all are welcome, Wakefield/Brookfield Historical Society, 2851 Wakefield Rd., info: 340-2295.

June 11, Open Air Landscape Art, 10 am-noon, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900. (Also held July 9 and 30, Aug. 13, Sept. 17 & Oct. 15.)

June 11, Water for the Troops: 1942-1944, talk & book signing by author Dolores Beal Stephens, 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II, 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

June 12, Gunstock Hillclimb, at the 70-meter ski jump, gates open 8 am, competition/ceremony at 9 am, Gunstock, 719 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, 293-4341.

June 12, The Guitar in Latin America, 7 pm, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

June 12-22, On Golden Pond, Winnipesaukee Playhouse Professional Company, tickets/info: 279-0333, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

June 13, Early Homes & Their Inhabitants, 6:30 pm, Bristol Historical Society program, free, public welcome, held at Minot-Sleeper Library, 35 Pleasant St., Bristol, info: 744-2751.

June 13, Eating Our Way Through History: Where in the World Did Our Food Come From? 7-8 pm, join in a friendly game of food-geography trivia and mill some dried corn into cornmeal. Enjoy cornbread and apple cider as you learn about how favorite foods traveled across the globe before arriving on our plates. Leave with enriched historical understanding and a cornbread recipe from the Remick-Made Cookbook. Part of a NEW “Eating Our Way Through History” series. Remick Museum, Tamworth, 323-7591.

June 13, Outdoor Walk, 10-11:30 am, Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, info: 323-7591.

June 13, The Lobbyists concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Barn at the Inn on Main, Wolfeboro, tickets/info: greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

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 15, Canterbury Shaker Village Herb & Garden Day, 9 am-5 pm, presented by New Hampshire Herbal Network in partnership with Canterbury Shaker Village. Full day of workshops for all levels of skill and interest, plant identification walks, demonstrations. Herbal Market and Plant Sale with 30+ vendors – a unique collection of local herbalists, farmers, crafters, gardeners, artists and environmental and agricultural organizations and local food vendors serving breakfast and lunch. Open to the public. Contact Event Coordinator, Jessica Livingston: 568-5740 or jessica@jlivinspirations.com.

June 15, NH Appreciation Day, Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591.

June 15, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

June 16, Father’s Day Tours, all Dads tour for free when accompanied by a paying child of any age, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, info: 476-5900.

June 18, Alton Historical Society Program, 7-9 pm, free, public welcome, speaker is Clayton Randall, owner of Devon cattle, takes place at Gilman Library, Main St., Alton, altonhistorical@gmail.com.

 June 19, A Walk Back in Time - Secrets of Cellar Holes, 7-8:30 pm, free, talk by Adair Mulligan as she story of cellar holes, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900.

June 19, 50th Anniversary Gala & Auction, 5 pm, Canterbury Shaker Village, Shaker Rd., Canterbury, 783-9511.

June 19, Yoga on the Deck, 7:30 am, info: 968-7194, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, nhnature.org.

June 21, Movie in the Park, movie TBA, 7 pm, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

June 21-22, Family Camp Out Night, 5 pm on June 21-9 am on June 22, celebrate the Summer Solstice with a family night under the stars. Bring your tent, flashlights, and the whole family for a night camping in the meadow by Shannon Pond, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900.

June 22, Arts Alive, 1-3 pm, Mill Falls Marketplace, Meredith, 279-6121. 

June 22, Bristol Celebration Dance, 7:30-10:30 pm, Bristol Historic Town Hall, downtown Bristol, www.townofbristolnh.org.

June 22, Early Summer Wildflower Walk, 9-11:30 am, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

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

June 22, Farmhouse Pillow Class with Shirley Glines, 1-4:30 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

June 22, Historic Laconia Scavenger Hunt at the Belknap Mill, register: 12:30 pm; hunt: 1-3:30 pm, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813, www.belknapmill.org.

June 22, Movies in the Park, The Incredibles 2, dusk, free admission, soccer field by Back Bay, bring blanket for seating.

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

June 22, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

June 23, Shaker Tape Weaving Class with Jean Reed, 1-4 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

June 24, Music Night, Eric Grant performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

June 24-27, Prince and Princess Mini Ballet Camp, 10 am-noon, introduces children to fundamentals of ballet, Princess Ballerina short performance each day, Northeastern Ballet Theatre, 26 Glendon St., Wolfeboro, 834-8834 to register, www.northeasternballet.org.

June 24-28, Wilderness Skills - Learn to Survive with Adam Lougee, 10 am-3 pm, Aug. 10, for ages 11-14, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

June 25, Birding with Bob Ridgely, 8:30 am, walk on property to look for birds, Carriage House at Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, info: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

June 25, Music Night – Open Seating, Harmony Markey performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, no reservations needed, info: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

June 25, Only in America: concert by woodwind quintet: Quint-Essential Winds, Great Hall, 86 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, 7-8 pm, presented by Wright Museum of World War II, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

 June 26, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

June 26, The Great NE Flood of 1936, 7 pm, talk by Jason Cordeira, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

June 26, Yoga on the Deck, 7:30 am, info: 968-7194, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, nhnature.org.

June 26-July 6, Moon Over Buffalo, Winnipesaukee Playhouse Professional Company, tickets/info: 279-0333, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

June 27, Castle Close Up: Architecture Tour, intimate, one hour guided tour to examine cutting-edge construction of the stunning Lucknow estate, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, tickets/pre-registration: 476-5410, castleintheclouds.org.

June 27, Cruising NH History with Michael Bruno, 7-8:30 pm, Madison Public Library, 1895 Village Rd., Madison, 367-8545, www.madisonlibrary-nh.org.

June 27, Music Night, Audrey Drake performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

June 27, Outdoor Walk, 10-11:30 am, Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm, Tamworth, 323-7591.

June 27-July 6, Damn Yankees, The Barnstormers, summer theatre, Tamworth village, tickets: 323-8500, www.barnstormerstheatre.org. (No performance on July 4.)

June 28, Live Music in the Courtyard with Justin Jaymes,  5:30-8:30 pm, Mill Falls Marketplace, Meredith, www.millfalls.com.

June 28, StoryWalk Opening Celebration, 10-11:30 am, info: 968-7194, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, nhnature.org.

June 28-August 23, Morning Moondala Beach Yoga, Albee Beach and Carry Beach, Wolfeboro, info@moondalayoga.com.

June 29, NH Master Chorale and Chamber Orchestra present “Considering Matthew Shepherd”, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at 1st Congregational Church, Wolfeboro, tickets/info: greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

June 29, Opening Day at NH Boat Museum, 10 am-4 pm, come visit this season’s exhibit Racing on the Waterways of New Hampshire celebrating different regions around the state and types of boat racing. Plus, fresh displays of motors, Pen Yans, and updated children’s discovery activities. 399 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-4554.

June 29, Summer Kick Off, 19 Mile Bay Beach, 11 am-1 pm, meet lifeguards, swim instructors, register for swim lesssons/teams, free hot dog lunch, craft for kids while supplies liast. www.Tuftonboro.org.

June 29, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

June 29, Writing: Another Way of Seeing, 10 am-12:30 pm, join naturalist/tracker/poet Barbara Bald on easy trek on Castle property to observe and write, Carriage House at Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register: 476-5410, castleintheclouds.org.

June 29 & 30, Traditional Craft Days at Canterbury Shaker Village, 10 am-4 pm, learn about and participate in traditional arts and crafts. Vendors and demonstrators showing off their craft in wood working, weaving, rug hooking, broom making, oval box making, letterpress printing, and much more! Visit with an artisan, participate in hands-on activities, enjoy music and food, and find out where you can learn to make the crafts. Shaker Rd., Canterbury, 783-9511.

June 29-July 5, Ossipee Old Home Week, Ossipee, www.ossipeeoldhomeweek.com.

JULY 2019

July 1, Music Night, Matt Langley performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 1, Workout in the Park,10 am, workout for kids in Rotary Park, led by Downtown Gym, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

July 2, Banjoes, Bones and Ballads, presented by Jeff Warner, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, door open ta 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

July 2, The Enemy Within? Japanese-American Interment and its Legacy, talk by Professor Marion Dorsey, 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II,77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

July 2, Music Night – Open Seating, Justin Jaymes performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, no reservations needed, info: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 2, Royal Tea Party, all princes and princesses invited to the party from 10 am-noon at Great Hall, Wolfeboro Town Hall, come dressed in royal finery, 86 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, info:, Northeastern Ballet Theatre, 834-8834, www.northeasternballet.org.

July 3, Independence Day Fireworks, 11:59 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

July 3, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

July 3, Yoga in the Park, 10 am, yoga for kids in Rotary Park, led by Downtown Gym, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

July 4, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 4, Center Harbor Foot Race, downtown in the village, www.centerharbor.org.

July 4, Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

July 4, 4th of July Parade, 2 pm, downtown Center Harbor.

July 4, Fireworks Dinner Dance Cruise, 7-10 pm, M/S Mount Washington, info: www.cruisenh.com.

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

July 4, Music Night, Jeff Lines performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 5, Arts in the Park, Martin & Kelly perform, 6-8 pm, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813, www.belknapmill.org.

July 5, Puppets in the Park, 10 am, puppet making workshop followed by performance by CactusHead Puppets, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

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 6, Castle Car Show, 10 am-3 pm, in the field at Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, info/admission: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

 July 6, Resin Jewelry Class with Joy Raskin, 10:30 am-4:30 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920. 

July 6, The Strafford Wind Symphony, 7 pm, Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, 5 Broadway Blvd., Alton Bay, info: 875-6171, www.altonbay.org

July 6, Tamworth Farmers Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org

July 6, The Visitors, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

July 6-7, Inter-Tribal Pow Wow, 10 am-5 pm, 2145 White Mt. Highway, Ossipee, www.motherearthscreation.com.

July 6-14, Adult/Family Boat Building,  8:30 am-3:30 pm, nine-day session, adults can work individually or as family team on their own boat. Trained volunteers guide participants through the process to successful completion. Choose between a one-person canoe, a one-person kayak, paddleboard, Bevin’s Skiff, or Opti Sailboat. NH Boat Museum, 399 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-4554.

July 8, Music Night, Mark Bartram performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 8, Tai Chi in the Park,10 am, workout for kids in Rotary Park, led by Ben Low, Belknap Mill, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813.

July 8 & 15, Two-Day Latvian Mitten Workshop with Maryly Matthewman, 5-8 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

July 9, Music Night – Open Seating, Cindy Duchin performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, no reservations needed, info: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 9, Open Air Landscape Art, 10 am-noon, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900. (Also held July 30, Aug. 13, Sept. 17 & Oct. 15.)

July 10, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 10, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

July 10, Tips for Keeping Your Garden and Containers Looking Great, 1 pm, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, sign up/info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

July 10, The Whip-O-Will, Biology and Conservation of a Crepuscular Enigma talk by Pam Hunt, 7 pm, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

July 11, Granite Planet, summer concert series, 6:30 pm, 19 Mile Bay Beach, Tuftonboro, free, bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating, concessions available, concert is weather permitting, www.Tuftonboro.org.

July 11, Music Night, Dave Young & Tim Hazelton perform, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

 July 11, Under the Streetlamp concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro, tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

July 11-20, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, The Barnstormers, summer theatre, Tamworth village, tickets: 323-8500, www.barnstormerstheatre.org.

July 12, Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

 July 13, Chippy and the Ya Ya’s, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

 July 13, Freese Bros. Big Band, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

 July 13, Movies in the Park, Wonder, dusk, free admission, soccer field by Back Bay, bring blanket for seating.

July 13, New England Vintage Boat Auction, 10 am, boats, vintage boating memorabilia, vintage cars, vintage car memorabilia and maritime antiques to be auctioned. Preview items on July 12, noon-5 pm and July 13 from 8-10 am. Donations and consignments welcome; deadline July 5. Net proceeds benefit the Museum. Held at The Nick Recreation Center, Wolfeboro. Visit NHBM.org.

July 13, Nick Fest, Family Fun Day, 11 am-4 pm, Memorial Field, Brewster Academy, Wolfeboro, 569-1909. (Rain date July 14)

July 13, Nuno Felted Scarf Class with League-juried fiber artist, Melinda LaBarge
at Meredith Community Center, 9:30 am-3:30 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

July 13, Swim With a Mission, a day of competition, live military demonstrations, music, food and more. Wellington State Park, West Shore Rd., Bristol, info: 744-8689.

July 13, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

July 13-14, 30th Annual Craft Fair at the Bay, 10 am-5 pm, Alton Bay Community House and Grounds, free admission, held rain or shine, under tents and indoors, Castleberry Fairs, www.castleberryfairs.com.

July 14, Family Day, rides in WWII era vehicles, live music, re-enactors, animal shows, Mo the Clown, and more, Wright Museum of WWII, Center St., Wolfeboro, www.wrightmuseum.org.

July 14, Ikebana-Inspired Flower Arranging Class with Shirley Glines, 1-3 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

July 14, Jewish Food Festival, Temple B’nai Israel, 210 Court St., Laconia, pre-orders/info: www.tbinh.org.

July 15, Music Night, Eric Grant performs, 5:30 pm, dinner and music on the terrace, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, reservations: 476-5900, castleintheclouds.org.

July 16, Alton Historical Society Program, 7-9 pm, free, public welcome, speaker TBA, takes place at Gilman Library, Main St., Alton, altonhistorical@gmail.com.

 July 16, Guided Paddle with Rick Van De Poll, 1-4 pm, meet at Grey Rocks Conservation Area/Hebron, paddle along northern Newfound Water Trail, info: 744-8689.

 July 16, Patton’s Way: A Radical Theory of War, talk & book signing by author James Morningstar, Army Lt. Col. (Retired), 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II,77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

July 17, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 17, Feather Wool Tree Class with Jean Reed, 9 am-5 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920. 

July 17, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

July 18, Big Picture Band, summer concert series, 6:30 pm, 19 Mile Bay Beach, Tuftonboro, free, bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating, concessions available, concert is weather permitting, www.Tuftonboro.org.

July 19, Steep Canyon Rangers concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro, tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

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.

July 20, Annual Loon Census, 8 am, followed by Loon Festival, 10 am-2 pm, Loon Preservation Committee, Loon Center, Moultonboro, games, face painting, demos and more,  www.loon.org.

 July 20, Around the Lake Sailing Race, 1 pm start, Meet and launch your non-motorized sailboat at Grey Rocks Conservation Area, Hebron/Newfound Lake. If you would like to participate, contact Andrew Veilleux at 744-8689 or nlra.andrew@metrocast.net. If you don’t have a sailboat, please register anyway. Newfound Lake Region Assoc., Bristol

July 20, Butterflies of Quincy Bog, 9-11:30 am, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

July 20, Fireworks, 10 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

July 20, Granite Kid Triathlon, 8 am, Brewster Beach, Wolfeboro, www.wolfeboronh.us/parks-recreation

July 20, Island Heritage Paddle, 9 am, Sister Islands, Wentworth Water Shed, Wolfeboro, info: 534-0222.

July 20, Shana Stack Band, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

July 20, Strafford Wind Symphony, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 20, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

July 21, Summer Splash Gala, 5 pm, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, Holderness, info: 968-7194.

July 23, Wright Museum of WWII Symposium, talk by authors Alex Kershaw and Patrick K. O’Donnell, 1-5 pm, Wolfeboro Great Hall, 86 S. Main St., Wolfeboro, presented by Wright Museum of World War II,569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

 July 23 & 30, 2-Day Beginner Oil Painting Class with Ann Xavier, 10:30 am-12:30 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920. 

July 23-Aug. 3, Arts Week, Canterbury Shaker Village presents two weeks of performances and activities. Visit with artists in residences in their own studio spaces within the Village’s historic buildings, wander the grounds and experience contemporary outdoor sculpture, sign up for a variety of workshops, and much more. Culminates on Aug. 3 with series of performances celebrating the integration of art at Canterbury Shaker Village, Shaker Rd., Canterbury, 783-9511.

July 24, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 24, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

July 24, Oil, Ice & Bone: Arctic Whaler Nathaniel Ransom, talk by Helen Frink,7 pm, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

July 25, Lecture Series, 7 pm, Squam Lakes Assoc.’s Rebecca Hanson program about lake ecology, protection of our lakes against invasive species like milfoil. NH Boat Museum, 399 Center st., Wolfeboro, 569-4554, free admission.

July 25, Pottery Bowl Basket Class with Jean Reed, 9 am-5 pm, League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, DW Highway, Meredith, info/register: 279-7920.

July 25, Wooden Nickles Band, summer concert series, 6:30 pm, 19 Mile Bay Beach, Tuftonboro, free, bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating, concessions available, concert is weather permitting, www.Tuftonboro.org.

July 25-Aug. 3, The Man Who Came to Dinner, The Barnstormers, summer theatre, Tamworth village, tickets: 323-8500, www.barnstormerstheatre.org.

July 26, Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor. 

July 27, Beeline Skin Care Event, 11 am-2 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, free, 279-7920. 

July 27, Bittersweet band, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

July 27, Bristol Town Wide Yard Sale, 8 am-1 pm, 744-3321.

July 27, Crescendo’s Gate band in Belknap Mill Summer Concert Series, 6-8 pm, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813, www.belknapmill.org.

July 27, Don Plummer & Family concert, 7 pm, Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, 5 Broadway Blvd., Alton Bay, info: 875-6171, www.altonbay.org.

July 27, Fireworks, 10 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

July 27, Rhiannon Giddens, Our Native Daughters concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, Wolfeboro, tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

July 27, Studio Two: Beatles Legacy, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 27, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

July 27, Tree Identification Walk, 9 am-noon,Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

July 27, Wildlife Sketching, 10 am-1July 27, Wildlife Sketching, 10 am-12:30 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

July 29-August 9, Youth Boat Building, 9 am-3 pm, for boys and girls age 12 & up, build a one-person canoe, kayak or Bevin’s Skiff, NH Boat Museum, 399 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-4554.

July 30, Open Air Landscape Art, 10 am-noon, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900. (Also held Aug. 13, Sept. 17 & Oct. 15.)

July 30, My Life as a Marine, talk by Retired Marine Major Carol Moore, 7-8 pm, Wright Museum of World War II, 77 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-1212, www.wrightmuseum.org.

July 31, Cate Park Band Concert, 7:30 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

July 31, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

AUGUST

Aug. 1, Free Food and Live Music! 6-8 pm, Kelley Park, downtown Bristol, www.townofbristolnh.org.

Aug. 1, Not Thirty, summer concert series, 6:30 pm, 19 Mile Bay Beach, Tuftonboro, free, bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating, concessions available, concert is weather permitting, www.Tuftonboro.org.

Aug. 1-3, Soulfest, outdoor Christian rock concert, Gunstock, 719 Cherry Valley Rd., Gilford, tickets/info: www.thesoulfest.com.

Aug. 1-Columbus Day, Unexpected Encounters, art exhibit by Mimi Wiggin, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

Aug. 2, Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

Aug. 2, Red Molly concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Anderson Hall, Brewster Academy, Wolfeboro, tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

Aug. 2-3, Huggins Hospital Street Fair, held under tents at Brewster Field, Wolfeboro, bargains galore, books, antiques, linens, crafts, midway, food and more, www.hugginshospital.org, 569-6630.

Aug. 2-11, Freedom Old Home Week, events throughout Freedom, www.freedomoldhomeweek.net.

Aug. 3, East Bay Jazz Ensemble, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

Aug. 3, Fireworks, 10 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.co

Aug. 3, New Legacy Swing Band, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

Aug. 3, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

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

Aug. 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.

Aug. 4, Lined Tote Class with Shirley Glines, 12:30-5 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

Aug. 6, Seneca Ladd, Origins of Meredith Village Savings Bank and Meredith Mystery Stone, presented by John Edgar and John Hopper, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, door open at 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

Aug. 7, Live Animal Show, 2 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

Aug. 8, Annual Boathouse Tour, 9 am-4 pm, visit historic and new boathouses on Lake Winnipesaukee. Take the tour on water in a vintage wooden boat, by land in your own car, or by land in an antique automobile. Two tour launch times for boats and antique cars: 9 am and1 pm. Tour departs from Meredith Bay. www.NHBM.org.

Aug. 8, Carolyn Ramsay Band, summer concert series, 6:30 pm, 19 Mile Bay Beach, Tuftonboro, free, bring a lawn chair or blanket for seating, concessions available, concert is weather permitting, www.Tuftonboro.org.

Aug. 8, Hot Sardines concert, 7:30 pm, presented by Great Waters Music Festival, takes place at Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro, tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

Aug. 8-17, Spider’s Web, The Barnstormers, summer theatre, Tamworth village, tickets: 323-8500, www.barnstormerstheatre.org.

Aug. 9, Annual Arts & Crafts Fair, 9:30 am-3 pm, Freedom Elementary School, 40 Loon Lake Rd. Sponsored by Freedom Community Club, www.freedomoldhomeweek.net.

Aug. 9, Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

Aug. 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.

Aug. 10, Alton Bay Boat Show, 9 am-noon, 41st year of informal, non-judged vintage boat show at Alton Bay town docks as part of the Alton Old Home Day. No advance registration necessary. All “woodies” and “classic” boats welcome on a first-come-first-served basis. Visitors can vote for the 2019 People’s Choice Awards. Info: NH Boat Museum, 569-4554.

August 10, Fireworks, 10 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

Aug. 10, Landscape Painting, 10 am-2:30 pm, The Libby Museum, 755 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, 569-1035, www.thelibbymuseum.org.

Aug. 10, Mark209 band, 7 pm, Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, 5 Broadway Blvd., Alton Bay, info: 875-6171, www.altonbay.org.

Aug. 10, Michael Vincent Band, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

Aug. 10, Movies in the Park, Ralph Breaks the Internet, dusk, free admission, soccer field by Back Bay, bring blanket for seating.

Aug. 10, 17th Annual Woods, Water and Wildlife Festival, Moose Mt. Regional Greenways, info: 978-7125, info@mmrg.info.

Aug. 10, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Aug. 10-11, 27th Annual Lincoln Summer Craft Festival, Castleberry Fairs, takes place at village shops and on the town green, Sat.: 10 am-7 pm; Sun.: 10 am-4 pm, www.castleberryfairs.com

Aug. 10-11, Inter-Tribal Pow Wow, 10 am-5 pm, 2145 White Mt. Highway, Ossipee, www.motherearthscreation.com.

Aug. 11, Hope Haitian Choir, 7 pm, Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, 5 Broadway Blvd., Alton Bay, info: 875-6171, www.altonbay.org.

Aug. 13, Open Air Landscape Art, 10 am-noon, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900. (Also held Sept. 17 & Oct. 15.)

 Aug. 14, Biketemberfest Fireworks Show, 11:05 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

Aug. 14, Ecology and Management of Beaver talk by Matt Tarr, 7 pm, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

Aug. 14, Juston McKinney comedian performs in a fundraiser for Great Waters Music Festival,tickets/info:greatwaters.org or 569-7710.

Aug. 15, Lecture Series, 7 pm, Angling in the Smile of the Great Spirit, Hal Lyon speaker, NH Boat Museum, 399 Center st., Wolfeboro, 569-4554, free admission.

Aug. 15, The Wizard, original ballet interpretation of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer, 7 pm, takes place at Kingswood Arts Center, Wolfeboro, presented by Northeastern Ballet Theatre, tickets: www.northeasternballet.org.

Aug. 16, Concert at the Bandstand, bluegrass music, 6:30-8:30 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

Aug. 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.

Aug. 17, Barbershop Harmony, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, 2-4 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

Aug. 17, Barbershop Harmony Jamboree, summer concert series, Prospect Mt. High School, 242 Suncook Valley Rd., Alton, 7:30-10:30 pm.

Aug. 17, Chris Bonoli, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

August 17, Seldom Playrights, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

Aug. 17, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Aug. 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.

Aug. 17 & 18, Two-Day Dichroic Pendant Class with Lynn Haust, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

Aug. 19, Carl R. Johnson Memorial Golf Tournament, register: 7 am; shotgun start: 8 am; Ridgewood Country Club, Moultonboro, info: 476-5666.

Aug. 20, Alton Historical Society Program, 7-9 pm, free, public welcome, speaker: Hal Lyon fishing stories, takes place at Gilman Library, Main St., Alton, altonhistorical@gmail.com.

Aug. 22-31, Things My Mother Taught Me, The Barnstormers, summer theatre, Tamworth village, tickets: 323-8500, www.barnstormerstheatre.org.

Aug. 23, Moose Mt. Jazz Band Concert at the Bandstand, 6:30-8:30 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

Aug. 23-25, Tuftonboro Old Home Days, weekend events include Jason Tardy High Energy Juggling, 5K Road Race, Cardboard Boat Race, Car Show, Lasagna Dinner, Town Picnic, www.Tuftonboro.org.

Aug. 24, Acoustic Radio, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

Aug. 24, Bristol Old Home Day, bicentennial parade, enhanced old home day, games, history and much more.

Aug. 24, Saxx Roxx, summer concert series, Alton Bay Bandstand, free, 7-9 pm, bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating.

Aug. 24, Kids’ Walk: Explore the World of Tiny Critters, 9:30-11:30 am,Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

Aug. 24, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Aug. 24, Yardbird Temple, Cate Park Band Concert, 7 pm, Town Docks, Wolfeboro.

Aug. 24-25, Lakes Region 40th Annual Lakes Region Fine Arts and Crafts Festival, 9 am-5 pm, free admission, juried arts and crafts festival, food, music, downtown Meredith, www.meredithareachamber.com.

Aug. 28, Glass Suncatcher Class with Lynn Haust, 5-7 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

Aug. 28, White Mt. Forest Fires by David Govatski, 7 pm, Quincy Bog Natural Area, Rumney, 786-9465, www.quincybog.org.

Aug. 30, Annie and the Orphans Concert at the Bandstand, 7 pm, free, downtown Center Harbor.

Aug. 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.

Aug. 30 & Sept. 1 & 2, 30th Annual Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at the Bay, Sat.: 10 am-6 pm; Sun.: 10 am-5 pm; Mon.: 10 am-4 pm, Alton Bay Community House and Grounds, free admission, held rain or shine, under tents and indoors, Castleberry Fairs, www.castleberryfairs.com.

Aug. 31, Bangles, Cuff Bracelets and Rings Class with Joy Raskin, 10:30 am4:30 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920. 

Aug. 31, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Aug. 31, The Blackwood Brothers concert, 7 pm, Alton Bay Christian Conference Center, 5 Broadway Blvd., Alton Bay, info: 875-6171, www.altonbay.org.

SEPTEMBER 2019

Sept. 1, Labor Day Weekend Show, 10 pm, Weirs Beach, www.weirsbeach.com.

Sept. 3 Open House & Tour of the Collection at the Main Street Museum, presented by Meredith Historical Society executive board, Main St. location, Meredith, door open at 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

Sept. 6-15, Lee’s Mills Steamboat Meet, parade of boats, race, spectator viewing of steamboats, Moultonboro, 476-2224.

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

Sept. 7, Nuno Felt Collage Class with Melinda LaBarge,9 am-3 pm,League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920. 

Sept. 7, Plymouth Town Wide Yard Sale, 9 am-3 pm, sale locations all over town.

Sept. 7, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Sept. 13-14, Vintage Race Boat Regatta, 9 am-4 pm, Wolfeboro Town Docks, nearly 50 vintage boats representing several classes including small outboards, Grand Prix hydroplanes, Jersey Skiffs, and Gold Cup racing boats will run group heats on a one-mile oval-shaped course throughout the day. www.NHBM.org for schedule of events and registration. 569-4554.

Sept. 14, Canterbury Artisan Festival, 10 am-5 pm, celebration of handcrafted arts with music, food, family craft activities, farm animals and demonstrations. Canterbury Shaker Village, Shaker Rd., Canterbury, 783-9511.

Sept. 14, Glass Suncatcher Class with Lynn Haust, 11 am-1 pm, League of NH Craftsman Meredith Fine Craft Gallery, pre-register: 279-7920.

Sept. 14, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Sept. 14-15, Inter-Tribal Pow Wow, 10 am-5 pm, 2145 White Mt. Highway, Ossipee, www.motherearthscreation.com.

Sept. 17, Alton Historical Society Program, 7-9 pm, free, public welcome, speakers are Bob Witham and Paul Pouliot present info on corkscrews/history of local corkscrew company in Alton area, takes place at Gilman Library, Main St., Alton, altonhistorical@gmail.com.

Sept. 17, Open Air Landscape Art, 1-3 pm, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900. (Also Oct. 15.)

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. 21, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Sept. 21-22, 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. 20-22, NH Highland Games and Festival, Scottish themed event, food, games, music, and more, Loon Mt., Lincoln, info: www.NHScot.org.

Sept. 22, Family New Moon Walk, 10 am-noon, part of MOOSE-ies for Families programs, Moose Mt. Regional Greenways, info: 978-7125, info@mmrg.info.

Sept. 22, NH Boat Museum Day, 10 am-4 pm, free to visitors who have registered online at Smithsonian’s Museum Day website. Visitors receive free admission by showing their Museum Day registration ticket. 399 Center St., Wolfeboro, 569-4554.

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

Sept. 23, Disney Institute Approach to Employee Engagement, 7:30 am-4 pm, Church Landing, Meredith, info/register: 524-5531.

Sept. 28, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

OCTOBER

Oct. 1, Mt. Washington’s History on Lake Winnipesaukee, presented by Capt. Jim Morash, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, door open ta 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

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

Oct. 5, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

Oct. 5-6, 21st Autumn Craft Festival, Sat.: 10 am-6 pm; Sun.: 10 am-4 pm, Mill Falls Marketplace, Rt. 3, Meredith, free admission, held rain or shine, under tents, Castleberry Fairs, www.castleberryfairs.com.

Oct. 10, Our National Thanksgiving with Thanks to President Lincoln and Mrs. Hale, 6:30 pm, Bristol Historical Society program, free, public welcome, held at Minot-Sleeper Library, 35 Pleasant St., Bristol, info: 744-2751.

Oct. 12, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

 Oct. 12-14, Lakes Region Home Builders Parade of Homes, self-guided tour of superior homes/designs, 10 am-4 pm, ticket $20 p/p good all weekend, 387-1817.

Oct. 12-14, 23rd Annual Lincoln Fall Craft Festival, Castleberry Fairs, takes place at village shops and on the town green, Sat & Sun.: 10 am-5 pm; Mon.: 10 am-4 pm, www.castleberryfairs.com.

Oct. 15, Open Air Landscape Art, 1-3 pm, for all skill levels, beginners welcome, leader is MaryAnn Stockman, local artist, Castle in the Clouds, Rt. 171, Moultonboro, register/info: 476-5900.

Oct. 19, 3rd Annual Riverside Duck Derby, 4 pm, 25 Beacon St. East, Laconia, 524-8813, www.belknapmill.org.

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

Oct. 19, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

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, Tamworth Farmer’s Market, 9 am-1 pm, rain or shine, 30 Tamworth Rd./Rt. 113, parking lot of Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Tamworth, www.tamworthfarmersmarket.org.

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 2019

Nov. 2, 7th Annual Moulton Farm 5K and Fun Run, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, free, info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

Nov. 5, The Pemigewasset Valley, presented by Dan Heyduk, Meredith Historical Society, Meredith Community Center, 1 Circle Drive, Meredith, door open ta 6:30 pm, free, all are welcome, 279-1190.

Nov. 7-10, Long Days Journey Into Night, Winnipesaukee Players Community Theater, tickets/info: 279-0333, Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

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. 22-23, It’s a Wonderful Life, Winnipesaukee Players Community Theater, tickets/info: 279-0333, Winnipesaukee Playhouse, Footlight Circle, Meredith.

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. 7 & 14, Christmas at Canterbury, 3-8 pm, Canterbury Shaker Village, Shaker Rd., Canterbury, 783-9511.

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

Dec. 15, Christmas Open House & Santa Visit, Moulton Farm, Quarry Rd., Meredith, info: 279-3915, info@moultonfarm.com.

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.