Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce Guide to Lake Winnipesaukee, Squam Lake, Lake Winnisquam

Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce

Calendar of Events: Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce

Ongoing Events:

 Sundays - Lakehouse Jazz Brunch  from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Info:  279-7006 or www.millfalls.com

Sundays - Moulton Farm Farm to Table Brunch Buffet.  9 am - noon, Memorial Day Weekend - Labor Day Weekend.   www.moultonfarm.com

Mondays -  Corner House Inn Wine Not dinners 4:30 - 9 pm. Info: 284-6219 or www.cornerhouseinn.com

Mondays - July - August - Loon Preservation Committee presents Loon Cruises on Squam Lake 3pm info: www.loon.org

Mondays July-Labor Day, Castle in the Clouds presents Acoustic Monday, dinner and live music. 5:30-8:30 pm. www.castleintheclouds.org

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - River Otter Feeding -  11:30 am.  www.nhnature.org

Tuesdays - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Turtle Talks  10:30 at the Water Matters Pavillion.  www.nhnature.org

Wednesdays -  Lago Wine Down Wednesdays after 5 pm.  Info: 279-2253 or www.thecman.com

Wednesdays and Thursdays - Lavinia's Dining Triple B.  Info: 253-8617 or laviniasdining.com

Wednesdays, June 29 - August 31 - Castle in the Clouds - Yoga on the Lawns of Lucknow  8:15 am and 5:15 pm.  Reservations required. Call 476-5410www.castleintheclouds.org

Wednesdays - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Up Close to Animals - Coyote 1:00 pm. www.nhnature.org

Thursdays -  Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant Thursday Night Trivia at 7 pm.  Info: 279-6212 or www.hartsturkeyfarm.com

Thursdays -July -Sept 8, Castle in the Clouds presents Jazz at Sunset. 5:30-8:30 pm. www.castleintheclouds.org

Thursdays - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Up Close to Animals - Mountain Lion Training and Feeding 12:00 pm. Part of regular trail admission.  www.nhnature.org

Fridays - June - August - Loon Preservation Committee presents Loon Cruises on Squam Lake 3 pm.  Info: www.loon.org

Friday Nights - Corner House Inn Live Music in the Pub  Info: 284-6219 or www.cornerhouseinn.com

Friday nights - Weirs Beach Fireworks - Facebook.com/weirsbeach.WAC

Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights - July 8-August 21, Weirs Beach Jazz Series concerts at the Patio Garden Restaurant at Weirs Beach.  Concerts will run, weather permitting, from 7pm - 10pm.  Free and open to all ages.  facebook.com/weirsjazz

Saturdays in September - Rock n' Roll aboard th M/S Mount Washington. Buffet dinner .  From Weirs Beach 6 - 9  pmhttp://www.cruiseNH.com

Saturdays in October - Rock n' Roll aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Buffet dinner. From Weirs Beach 5 - 8 pm.  http://www.cruiseNH.com

Sunday Nights in September - Sunday Family Dinner Aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Cruise with a Sunday Dinner Buffet of turkey and all the trimmings.  Children under 13 cruise free. From Weirs Beach 5 - 7 pm. http://www.cruiseNH.com

Sundays in October -Foliage Dinner Cruise aboard the M/S Mount Washington.  Buffet dinner with turkey and all the trimmings.  Children under 13 cruise free.  Through Oct 13.  From Weirs Beach 5 - 7 pm. http://www.cruiseNH.com

 

 

AUGUST

League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Fine Craft Gallery hosts "Call of the Loon"  a collection of work by various artists inspired by the loon. the exhibit will run through August 31 and will feature wall art, jewelry, wood, glass , potter and much more. 

 

17-Sept 3 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Cabaret" www.winniplayhouse.o

23 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

 

24 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Yoga Wild - 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Children ages 4-7. www.nhnature.org

25 - Loon Preservation Committee presents John Rockwood - Loons of Massabesic, Harry Vogel - 2016 Loon Season Report 7:30 pm at the Loon Center  www.loon.org

25 - Friends of the Meredith Library - Book Sale at Meredith Public Library - 2:30 - 8 pm

25 - Grand Opening of the Hearts and Hands Thrift Shop, 10 am, 8 Maple St.all are welcome

25 - Taylor Community presents a Musical Performance by Peg Chaffee and Cheryl Sager,  2 pm Woodside Building, free and open to the public, for reservations call 524-5600.  Peg and Cheryl's music speaks to all aspects of every day life--from whimsical to poignant and serious to silly.  www.taylorcommunity.org

26 - Friends of the Meredith Library - Book Sale at MPL 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

26 - Mill Falls Marketplace presents Cindy Duchin and Higher Ground 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

26 Center Harbor Town concert with Carter Mountain Brass Band 7-9 pm

26 - 80's Wave Dinner Dance Cruise aboard the M/S Mount Washington. Buffet dinner included.  From Weirs Beach 7 - 10 pm, from Meredith 7:30 - 10:30.  http://www.cruiseNH.com

27-28 Meredith Historical Bake Sale, Main St Museum, Meredith, 9-4 on Saturday and 11-3 on Sunday 

27 - League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Gallery will be having a free 2016 ornament demonstration my Sussy Rose Shields, 11 am - 1 pm at the Meredith Gallery, next to Church Landing.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

27 - Friends of the Meredith Library - Book Sale at Meredith Public Library - 9:00am - 1:00 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

27 -28 - Lakes Region 37th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival sponsored by the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce.  9 am-5 pm both days, juried artists and craftsmen, musical entertainment, culinary delights. www.meredithareachamber.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

28 - Gallery Reception for Mother and Daughter Exhibit, 5:30 pm, Castle in the Clouds, Moultonboro, NH, free admission to event.  www.castleintheclouds.org

29 - Castle in the Clouds - Walks and Talks - Mushroom Walk-10 am Carriage House, reservations required 476-5414. www.castleintheclouds.org

29 - Taylor Community presents Buck Lewis, a one - man comedy and musical show.  2 pm at the Woodside Building. free and open to the public but reservations are requested by calling 524-5600. www.taylorcommunity.org

SEPTEMBER

2 - Mill Falls Marketplace Live presents Craig Jaster, 5:30-8:30 pm in the courtyard of the Marketplace. www.millfalls.com

3 - Friends of the Meredith Library Book It Road Race at Community Park, Main Street, Meredith.  Start Times: BOOKWORM 1.2 mile - 8:00 am,  INCHWORM 400 m - 8:15 am,  BOOK IT 5K Walkers - 8:30 am,  BOOK IT 5K runners 9:00 am.

3 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Nearer to Nature Walk  9 - 11 am. Naturalist Margaret Gillespie with a nature walk for adults.  http://www.nhnature.org 

3 - M/S Mount Washington Labor Day Lobsterfest - dinner and dancing cruise.  Leaving from Weirs Beach at 6 pm. http://www.cruiseNH.com/lobsterfest.php

3,4 - Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at Gunstock, 10am - 4 pm, free admission, over 100 vendors with a variety of crafts, foods, florals, and more  www.joycecraftshows.com

3,4,5 - 27th  Annual Labor Day Weekend Craft Fair at the Bay, Alton Bay Community House and Waterfront.  www.castleberryfairs.com

4 - Labor Day Fireworks, Weirs Beach Area, 10 pm,  www.weirsbeach.com

6 - Taylor Community - "Talking to your Doctor: Taking an Active Role in Your Health Care" - Carolyn Muller, Community Health Specialist at Lakes Region General Hospital.  2 pm in the Elm Room at Taylor Community's Woodside Building.  Free and open to the public, but reservations requested by calling 524-5600

7 - Taylor Community presents "Love Letters" by A.R. Gurney - funny and poignant 2 person play. 6:30 p.m. in Woodside Building. Free and open to the public, but reservations are requested by calling 524-6500

7-10 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "The Waltz", www.winniplayhouse.org

8 - November 17 -Laconia Police Department's Citizen Police Academy -12 week program from 2 - 4 pm at the Taylor Center's Woodside Building.  For applications or more information contact Brenda Kean at 366-1226.  The deadline for application is Sept 1.

9-18 Lees Mills Steamboat Meet,www.weirsbeach.com

10 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Raptor Spectacular - 9:30 am to 5:00 pm - Celebrating raptors, flight and migration.  Up Close to Animals presentations feature raptors at 1 pm (Broad Winged Hawk) 2pm (Peregrine falcon) and 3 pm (Saw-whet owl). Raptor Encounter by Vermont Institute of Natural Science 11 am - 12:30 pm. Additional cost for event. http://www.nhnature.org

10 - 6th Annual Community Caregivers MiniGolf Tournament at Paradise Falls in Moultonborough. for info call 253-92753 ext 4 or www.InterlakesCommunityCaregivers.org

10 - League of NH Craftsmen Meredith Gallery will e holding a Nuno Felted Scarf class. , 9 am - 3 pm. held at the Meredith Community Center. pre-registration required. 279-7920.

 

 

 

 

12 - Taylor Community - Flight of Remenbrance: A World War II Memoir of Love and Survival - Author Marina Dutzmann will share her book by this title at 6:00 pm in the Woodside Building.  Free and open to the public, but reservations are requested by calling 524-5600.

13 - Moulton Farm presents Farm to Table Dinner. www.moultonfarm.com

14 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center Nature Play Time for children ages 3 and under. 10:00 - 11: am. http://www.nhnature.org

16 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Invasive Species Removal Work Day 9:30 - 11:30 am. Adults join master gardener Liz Stevens to learn to identify and remove invasive species. No charge but registration is required.  http://www.nhnature.org

17 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents Felted Pumpkins & Gourds, 10 am. 2:30 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org

 17-18 - 8th Annual Hampton Falls Craft Festival, Hampton Falls, NH www.castleberryfairs.com

20 - 23 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Certified Interpretive Guide Training - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Participants have the opportunity to become a Certified Interpretive Guride through the National Association for Interpretation.Register at http://interpnet.com or contact Certified Interpretive Trainer Audrey Eisenhauer at http://Audrey.eisenhauer@nhnature.org

25 - League of NH Craftsmen-Meredith Fine Craft Gallery presents a spiral bracelet class with Deb Fairchild, 12 noon-4 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org

23 - Meredith Bay Colony Club presents a Humanities Program by Dennis Robinson, "Treasures from the Isle of Shoals, 7 pm.  Reservations at 279-1500.  www.meredithbaycolonyclub.org

23 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - Nearer to Nature Fall Foliage Cruise 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Based on book by Naturalist Margaret Gillispie.  http://www.nhnature.org

24 - Squam Lakes Natural Science Center - 50 Nature Activities Series: Investigating Autumn I  10:00 am - 11:30 am.  From the Science Center Book 50 Nature Activities for Kids.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Activities include Balsam Fir Blister Boats, Burdock Games, and Old Sock Seed Search (bring an old sock).  http://www.nhnature.org

24 Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Broadway Idol", musical play www.winniplayhouse.org

24-25 Grand Opening Celebration at Annalee Dolls, 339 Daniel Webster Highway, Meredith, 10 am - 5 pm. new displays, door prizes, refreshments, www.annalee.com

30 - League of NH Craftsmen Fine Craft Gallery presents Nuno Felting Scarf with Melinda LaBarge workshop 9 am - 3 pm. www.meredithnhcrafts.org.

OCTOBER

1 -  24th Annual NH Marathon at Newfound Lake, Bristol, 9 am race start, info: 744-2713.

1 - M/S Mount Washington - Autumn Lobsterfest Cruise - From Weirs Beach at 5 pm.  http://www.cruiseNH.com

1-2 - 18th Annual Autumn Craft Festival at the Lake, held at Mill Falls Marketplace in Meredith, juried artisans, culinary delights, craft demonstrations, and gorgeous fall foliage.  www.castleberryfairs.com

 

 

 

4 - Meredith Historical Society presents "Meredith and Center Harbor-A Shared History" by Dan Heyduk, 7 pm.to be held at the Main Street Museum in Meredith. 

 

5-9 - Winnipewaukee Playhouse presents "The Ghost in the Meadow" www.winniplayhouse.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

8-10 Sandwich Fair in Center Sandwich NH. www.thesandwichfair.com

8-10 Lakes Region Home Builders Association Parade of Homes. www.lakesregionPARADEOFHOMES.com

 

 

 

 

8,9,10 - Lincoln Fall Craft Festival held in Lincoln NH, Village Shops and Town Green along Main St. www.castleberryfairs.com

15 - 15th Annual Lakes Region General Hospital Auxiliary Craft Fair. held at Laconia HIgh School 9 am - 3 pm,345 Union Avenue, raises money in support of women and breast cancer in the Lakes Region.  free admission. contact Barbara Tuttle for info 603-524-3211 Ext 6172 www.lrgh.org

 

15 - Annual Hoot'n Howl, Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. Holderness, NH  www.nhnature.org

21-23 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse Education Department presents "Carrie", The Musical www.winniplayhouse.org

22 - Pumpkin Fest, downtown Laconia, day long event, pumpkin lighting in evening.  Info:524-5531.

22 - M/S Mount Washington - Halloween Masquerade Ball on Lake Winnipesaukee -from Weirs Beach 6 - 9 pm. Adults 21+ only.  http://www.cruiseNH.com

28-29 Winni Players Community Theatre presents "The War of the Worlds" www.winniplayhouse.org

31 Happy Halloween

NOVEMBER

1 - Meredith Historical Society presents 

"Spain, A magical Mytical Tour" by John Chaston.  a tour of Spain with pictures, music and video. 7 pm. Main Street Museum

5 - Farm Fun Run 5K at Moulton Farm  registration at 9 am. www.moultonfarm.com

10-13 Winni Players community Theatre presents "Laughter on the 23rdFloor", www.winniplayhouse.org

11,12,13 - 21st Annual New England Craft & Specialty Food Fair at the Indoor Grandstand of Rocking Park in Salem, NHwww.castleberryfairs.com

13 - Fall Bridal Show, Church Landing, Meredith, noon-3 pm, www.lakesregionbride.com.

19-20, 27-29 - Castle in the Clouds, Christmas at the Castle - 10 am - 3 pm, $20 adults, $10 children  www.castleintheclouds.org

26 - Loon Center Annual Holiday Open House, 10 am - 2 pm hay rides, face painting, crafts, and the Squam Lake Science Center Discorvery Table www.loon.org

DECEMBER

2-4 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse Education Department presents "The Boy Who Drew" www.winniplayhouse.org

3-4 - 17th Annual New England Holiday Craft Festival at the Indoor Grandstand of Rockingham Park, Salem, NH www.castleberryfairs.com

4 - Mill Falls Marketplace Holiday Open House

6 Meredith Historical Society Annuual Luncheon at Giuseppe's, 12 noon. 

16-31 - Winnipesaukee Playhouse presents "Jack and the Beanstalk" www.winniplayhouse.org

2017

FEBRUARY

3-5 - Winnipesaukee Pond Hockey Classic 

11-12 - Rotary Fishing Derby www.meredithrotary.org

MAY

20 - Community Yard Sale sponsored by the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce, 9-3 pm. 279-6121

JUNE

10-18 Laconia Motorcycle Week. www.LaconiaMCweek.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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