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THE WEIRS TIMES & THE COCHECO TIMES, Thursday, January 7, 2016

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Through the Month Laconia Rotary Club’s Indoor Golf Tournament

The Golf Club at Patrick’s Place, 18 Weirs Road, Gilford. Teams can register for the 4-person scramble event by calling Golf Pro Dan Wilkins at 387-2597. $160 per team, payable by cash or check to Laconia Rotary Club. Open and Senior divisions are available. Thursday 7th

Happy Hour for the Mind and Body

Riverfront Place, 2nd Floor, Tilton. 6:30pm-8pm. Life Development Strategies invites you to take a break from your busy week to rejuvenate your mind, body, soul and business. To create a more comfortable experience, please bring a pillow and a blanket. Pre-register by calling 7243417 or email mary@maryrhowe.com

Storytelling Dinner

Corner House Inn, 22 Main Street, Sandwich. 6:30pm. Full dinner and entertainment for just $19.95pp (plus tax and gratuity). Includes; salad, entrée, glass of wine, dessert and coffee. 284-6219 or email at info@ cornerhouseinn.com

Holycow! Music Trivia

Holy Grail of the Lakes, downtown Laconia. 6pm-8pm. The addicting tavern game for all ages. Each week featuring 50 new artists from all music genres. Test your musical knowledge (and luck) while winning cool prizes! holycowband@gmail.com

Date Night! With Complimentary Babysitting Service during Dinner

The Wolfeboro Inn, 90 North Main Street, Wolfeboro. 5pm-9pm. Enjoy dinner at the Inn and enjoy complimentary babysitting while you dine!569-3016

Friday 8th Holycow! Solo Acoustic Show

Holy Grail of the Lakes, downtown Laconia. 8pm-11pm. holycowband@ gmail.com

Holycow! Music Trivia

Juniors Crush House, Gilford. 8:30pm-10:30pm. The addicting tavern game for all ages. Each week featuring 50 new artists from all music genres. Test your musical knowledge (and luck) while winning cool prizes. holycowband@gmail.com

Discovering New England Stone Walls

The Margret and H.A. Rey Center, 13 Noon Peak Road, Waterville Valley. 7pm. Kevin Gardner, author of ‘The Granite Kiss’, explains how and why New England came to acquire its thousands of miles of stone walls, the ways in which they and other dry stone structures were built, how their styles emerged and changed over time and their significance to the famous New England landscape. Along the way, Kevin occupies himself building a miniature wall or walls on a tabletop, using tiny stones from a five-gallon bucket. 236-3308

Saturday 9th Recycled Percussion

The Flying Monkey, Main Street,

Plymouth. www.flyingmonkeynh.com 536-2551

Fishing and Hunting Expo

Rockingham Expo, Exit One off of 93, Salem. Over 200 Hunting, Fishing, Boating and Outdoor Exhibitors. 50 Free Seminars and hourly door prizes. Kids trout pond, paintball range, archery range and more! $10/adults, $5/kids ages 6-15, kids under 5 are free. www.rockinghamexpo.com get $2 off admission when you buy online with the code: WIERS

‘From the Many-One’ – Seacoast NH and Southern Maine Artist Exhibit and Reception

The Franklin Gallery at RiverStones Custom Framing, 33 North Main Street, Rochester. Noon-2pm. The public is invited to come see the exhibit and meet some of the artists. Light refreshments will be served. 603-812-1488

Homemade Turkey Dinner

St. Charles Church Hall, 577 Central Ave, Dover. $9/adults, $8/seniors, $5/ children. Take out meals available. Tickets at the door.

Blueberry Pancake Breakfast

First Church Congregational, UCC, 63 South Main Street, Rochester. 7:30am-10am. 332-1121

John Ganong’s Celebrity Bartender Benefit

Faro Italian Grille, Endicott Street, Weirs Beach. 7pm. Join in the fun with John Ganong as he celebrates his fifth year of new life! Every year, John is a Celebrity Bartender and donates all of his tips & donations collected to the Cardiac Transplant Division at Tuft’s Medical Center in Boston as a way of “giving back” to those who gave him new life with a heart transplant. 5278073

Children’s Arts Festival for Grades K-6

Plymouth State University’s Silver Center for the Arts, Plymouth. 8:30am-2pm. This day of arts will take children into the wonderful, whacky world of “Shrek the Musical”. Five specially created workshops engage youth in the arts, using themes from Shrek as a vehicle. This is a no-to-bemissed magical excursion for children, filled with new friends and exciting experiences. $35 per child. Register in advance at 535-2647

Sunday 10th Public Breakfast Buffet

St. Martin’s Church Hall, corner of West High and Maple Streets, Somersworth. 8am-11am. Eggs, pancakes, French toast, breakfast meats, home fries, toast, beans and more!$6pp, $2.50/children 7-15, children under 7 are free.

Granite State Choral Society Seeks Singers of All Ages

First Church Congregational, 63 South Main Street, Rochester. Registration begins at 3:15pm with first rehearsal starting at 4pm until 6:30pm. No audition required to join. Interested individuals are invited to attend one or more rehearsals in January before deciding to join the group. The Spring concert will be held on April 23 and 24. 207-457-1579

The National Theatre Production of ‘Jane Eyre’

The Peterborough Players Theatre, 55 Hadley Road, Peterborough. 1pm.

This screening will be presented just as it was at London’s National Theatre. $20pp, students with proper ID are $15pp. 924-7585 or www. playerstix.com

Monday 11th Laconia Historical and Museum Society’s Photo ID Day

St. Francis Home, 406 Court Street, Laconia. 10am-4pm. Join them as they share with you some of the many images from their collection that they need help identifying; people, places and events. Can you put a name to the face, or share a great story about an event?? Join them for this casual day of reminiscing.

“What Lies Beneath Lake Winnipesaukee?” – Hans Hug Jr’s Presentation

Rotary Room of the Laconia Public Library, Laconia. 7pm. In Hans’ 28 years of diving experience in local waters, he has located, scanned using sonar, video-taped or photographed more than 70 wrecks and other artifacts or items of this environment. Hug will show photographs and videos of some of his underwater research while he narrates his history of Lake Winnipesaukee and his many scuba dives. Free and open to the public. 527-1278

Tuesday 12th Tutor-Training Workshop

Second Start, 17 Knight Street, Concord. 6pm-9pm. The Merrimack County Adult Learner Services/ Tutorial Program holds it’s first of tutortraining workshops. The subsequent workshops will be held on January 19th and 26th at the same location. After completion of the three workshops, tutors volunteer two to four hours per week to help adults in the community who need help in reading, writing, math, high school equivalency test preparation or English as a second language. To register call Susan at 228-1341 ext. 4210

Wednesday 13th Merrimack County Republican Committee Meeting

The Draft Sports Bar and Grill, 67 South Main Street, Concord. 6pm. State Representative, Jack Flanagan, will present his exploration as a candidate for the 2nd Congressional District and Greg Moore, AFP, will discuss Medicaid Expansion. Open to all Republicans and likeminded Independents. www. merrimackcountygop.org

Thursday 14th ‘The Birth of a Nation’ – Silent Film Series

The Flying Monkey, Main Street, Plymouth.6:30pm. This controversial movie will be screened with live musical accompaniment in honor of MLK Day. $10pp. www.flyingmonkeynh.com 536-2551

Happy Hour for the Mind and Body

Riverfront Place, 2nd Floor, Tilton. 6:30pm-8pm. Life Development Strategies invites you to take a break from your busy week to rejuvenate your mind, body, soul and business. To create a more comfortable experience, please bring a pillow and a blanket. Pre-register by calling 7243417 or email mary@maryrhowe.com

Pitman’s To Kick Off 2016 Comedy Season Pitman’s Freight Room in Laconia kicks off it’s 2016 comedy season, Saturday, Jan. 16, at 8pm with a top rated lineup starring Shaun Bedgood, Matt Barry, and Steve Halligan. Tickets are $15 and Pitman’s (94 New Salem St.) is a BYOB venue. Bedgood is a top Boston area star and headliner who has appeared at top clubs across the country including the Borgata in Atlantic City, the Laughing Skull in Atlanta, Catch a Rising Star, Mohegan Sun, Comix at Foxwoods and the top New England clubs. He was selected to be one of the comedians in the Comedy Central competitions and has been a finalist in the prestigious Boston Comedy Festival and the New England’s Funniest Comic, competition. He was a semifinalist in the NBC Standup Showcase held at Caroline’s in New York and opened up for the Last Comic Standing Tour. Appearing along with Bedgood will be Barry, who was a finalist this year in the New England’s Funniest competition. Barry quickly rose through the ranks in Boston’s highly competitive comedy scene and is among the most sought feature acts in the region. Halligan, the night’s first comedian, has opened for and shared the stage with some of the best in the business. For additional information and reservations, check Pitman’s website at www.pitmansfreightroom.com, call (603) 527-0043 or email msmith789@comcast.net.

Registration For “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” Winter Workshop Registration is now open for New Hampshire’s 2016 Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Winter Workshop, a one-day program where women learn outdoor skills to enjoy during the winter months. The Winter BOW workshop will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016, at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness, N.H. A fee of $55 covers the workshop, lunch and most equipment use. A discounted registration fee of $25 is available for participants age 18-25. You must be at least 18 years old to take part. Registration forms and a brochure describing the winter workshop are available at www.nhbow.com. If you are interested in attending, sign up early, as the popular workshop fills up fast. Registration forms must be received by postal mail; no email or walk-ins will be accepted.

Super Bingo Game Will Award Over $10,000 Join the Lake Winnipesaukee Historical Society on Saturday, January 16th for Super Bingo, a high stakes bingo game, and take a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes. Doors open at 2pm at the Funspot Bingo Hall, Rte. 3, Weirs Beach, NH. The Super Bingo Game offers a $13 9-card package for the afternoon session (4:30-5:30pm) and your choice of a $25 12card package, $30 18-card package for the evening session (6:45-9:15pm). You may also rent a Bingo computer for just $6.00 per day, play e-cards, paper cards or both to increase your chances of winning! Players are allowed to buy a maximum of 54 faces on an electronic video bingo device and are limited to one unit per person. Guests may play either the afternoon or the evening session, or may come early and stay late to play both sessions. Proceeds of these games support the LWHS mission to preserve the history and heritage of Lake Winnipesaukee, specifically its Lake Winnipesaukee Museum, located on Route 3 in the Weirs, next door to the Funspot Bingo Hall. The museum is open seasonally, Monday through Saturday, 10:00am to 4:00pm; admission is free. For further information, Please call 603-366-5950, or visit www.LakeWinnipesaukeeMuseum.org.

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