Postings for June 28, 2014
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||Poker Run to Benefit Friends of Forgotten Children
||June 28th, 2014 (rain date June 29th) at 134 Hoit Rd, Concord, NH for a
Poker Run to benefit Friends of Forgotten Children located in Concord, NH. Donâ€™t have a
bike? Not to worry, cars are welcome!
Enjoy a scenic ride from Concord with stops in Andover, Canaan,
Meredith, Alton and back to Concord all while helping a FANTASTIC
local program. There will be 6 stops along the way, one stop being at
Friends of Forgotten Childrenâ€™s facility. A complete list of the stops, as
well as directions, will be provided at registration.
Registration will open at 7:00 AM and is $25.00 per driver, and $10.00 for each passenger.
Bring 3 nonâ€perishable food items and receive $5.00 off the cost of registration. Riders will
start leaving at 9:30 AM.
There will be prizes for the top 3 poker hands, raffles, Food and Drinks.
Prices include: 2 tickets to Catskill Mountain Festival in East Durham, NY, 4 tickets to the
July 4, 2014 Fisher Cats game in Manchester, NH, 2 tickets to the July 13, 2014 Camping
World 301 race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. As well as numerous gift certificates
to area businesses
If you or your business would like to donate or
volunteer please contact
||Community Garden Club Annual Bake Sale
||Saturday, June 28th
Celebrate summer in Meredith and stock your pantry and freezer with a great assortment homemade baked treats.
New location this year! The Community Garden Club of Meredith will hold the annual Summer Bake Sale in front of the newly relocated Aubuchon Hardware Store in the Meredith Bay Shops on Route 25 Meredith from 9:00 until sold out. The best baked goods in the Lakes Region will be available for purchase. Botanical Photo Note cards will also be available for sale. These make great hostess gifts. New this year: home made treats for your favorite canine friends. The proceeds from this sale will be used to fund scholarships for local students pursuing careers in the fields of environmental study and horticulture.
The Summer Raffle features a hand made barn board bird house created and designed by a local artisan will be showcased. Tickets will be available at all the garden club gatherings. Winning ticket will be drawn at the closing luncheon on Thursday, October 2.
The Community Garden Club of Meredith, founded in 1959, is a volunteer organization dedicated to promoting horticultural education and community beautification and conservation through volunteerism and friendship. Visit www.meredithgardenclub.org
||Kids Jump For Kids Carnival
||$10 entry fee, Fundraiser to benefit LNH Children's Auction. Face Painting, raffles, kids meal and drinks, bouncy houses, toy and book yard sale and much more!
||Amateur Radio (AKA Ham Radio) "Field Day"
||The public is formally invited to the Amateur Radio (AKA Ham Radio) "Field Day" being held in Wolfeboro by the Lakes Region Repeater Association radio club.
Our event will take place this year from 1PM on Saturday June 28th, through 4PM Sunday June 29th, located "in the field" at 451 Pleasant Valley Road in Wolfeboro.
There will be opportunity for anyone to operate a properly supervised "GOTA" (Get On The Air) amateur radio station, as well as view our setup for this event.
This is a fun field exercise for Amateur Radio operators to simulate conditions of emergency communications and we invite the public to see what we are capable of.
More information about the event and our club is available at the links below.
||Summer of Christian Kids (S.O.C.K.s)
||The Lakes Region church of Christ, located on 1 Mill Street in Tilton, New Hampshire is hosting a summer youth program starting Saturday, June 28th from 1PM to 3PM. "Summer of Christian Kids" vacation Bible school will provide younger children (ages 3 through 12) with a Bible lesson, skits, games and snacks AND parents are invited to enjoy an activity with other grown ups. From 3PM to 5PM, the youth group for teens will provide fun and devotional time, with singing, prayer, snacks and games. Our first session is this Saturday with following sessions to take place every 2 weeks until August 9th. Visit the Facebook page for the Lakes Region church of Christ for more details.
||Raising money to donate to the Laconia Friends of Football.. Live music from Rocking Ronnie with special guest appearance, refreshments and cash bar. 50/50 raffle and lots of giveaways. Cover charge at the door is $10 per person... remember all proceeds will be donated to help our children. So please come out and support your local High School Football Team!!! This will be a 21+ event. Location 143 Court Street Laconia NH at the VFW
||Gilford Rotary & Interact Yard Sale at Patrick
||GILFORD ROTARY & INTERACT TEAM FOR YARD SALE SATURDAY AT PATRICKâ€™Srn rnDonations are needed for the The Rotary Club of Gilford and Gilford High School Interact Club community yard sale in the parking lot of Patrickâ€™s Pub this Saturday, June 28 from 8 AM to 1 PM. Plan to stop by and find that special item that you have been looking for at a very reasonable price. rn rnPlease keep the yard sale in mind as you clean out cupboards, garages, and storage rooms. Donations of items large and small are welcome and can be dropped off on Saturday morning after 7AM. 8AM. rn rnFor Additional info contact Sandy McGonagle at 524-3134.rn rnGifford Rotary Club is an organization of local men and women who have accepted the ideal of community service as a basis for attaining fulfillment in their business, personal, and professional lives. Gilford Rotary Club meets at Patrickâ€™s Pub & Eatery every Friday morning at 7am. www.gilford-rotary.com