Caregivers of those with Alzheimer's or Related Disorders. A group for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's or related disorders meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month, 1:30-3 p.m., at the Merriman House. The group offers education, support and coping skills for caregivers. Pre-arranged care is available for the family member while the caregiver attends the meeting. For more information call the Merriman House, 356-5461, ext. 2183.
Journey of Hope. Journey of Hope meets the first Tuesday of every month, 7-8:30 p.m., in the Sun Room at Memorial Hospital. The group is for those with cancer and their support people. Information, education, speakers and encouragement in a supportive environment. For more information, call the Oncology Department at 603-356-5461, ext. 2316.
Mineral Springs Cafe. The Mineral Springs Cafe, the student run kitchen and dining room at Kennett High School in North Conway is open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information call Richard Mattei at 356-4370 Ext. 3107.
Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings in Carroll County. Every Tuesday, Alcoholics Anonymous meets at the Christ Church Episcopal on Pine Street and Route 16 in North Conway from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; and at the Gibson Center in North Conway from 8 to 9 p.m.
Alcoholic's Anonymous Women's Step Meeting. An Alcoholic's Anonymous Women's Step Meeting takes place on Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., at Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 857 Main Street (Route 5), in Fryeburg, Maine.
Al-Anon. Every Tuesday, Fryeburg Al-Anon meets for friends and families of alcoholics, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the American Legion Hall, Bradley Street, Fryeburg. Newcomers welcome.
Celebrate Recovery. Celebrate Recovery at the First Congregational Church of Ossipee at 50 Route 16B in Center Ossipee at 6 p.m. For more information call 539-6003.
Gibson Center Events. A Strength, Balance, & Stretch exercise class, lead by Bobbi Brome meets Tuesday and Friday at 10 a.m. Tuesday and Friday (except in the summer) at the Gibson Center. Blood Pressure Clinics and VNA Foot Checks are offered the second Tuesday of each month, at 11 a.m. at the Gibson Center. Fran's Flicks, movies at the Gibson Center, are shown after lunch the second and fourth Tuesday of each month.
Lunch And Games at Silver Lake Landing. The Gibson Center sponsors lunch at noon every Tuesday at Silver Lake Landing, followed by games or a movie.
RSVP Bone Builders. The RSVP program, Bone Builders, meets every Tuesday and Thursday, from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Congregational Church on Main Street in North Conway. Everyone is welcome. Call 356-9331 for more information.
Game Day. Ossipee Concerned Citizens and Ossipee Recreation holds game day each Tuesday morning from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Ossipee Concerned Citizens building at 3 Dore Street in Center Ossipee for a great time of fun, games, and socializing. There are board games, and Wii fitness games ready for play. For more information contact either Jim at 539-6851 or Peter at 539-1307.
WRAP And IPS Group. The Conway Peer Support Center holds a WRAP(Wellness Recovery Action Plan) and IPS (Intentional Peer Support) Group meeting on Tuesdays at 11 a.m. at The Conway Peer Support Center, located at 486 White Mountain Highway (across from the Tech College). Call 447-1765 or visit www.alccenters.org for details.
Bi-polar Support Group. A bi-polar support group meets on Tuesdays at noon at The Conway Peer Support Center located at 486 White Mountain Highway (across from the Tech College). Call 447-1765 or visit www.alccenters.org for details.
Cooking Group. The Conway Peer Support Center holds a cooking group meeting on Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at The Conway Peer Support Center located at 486 White Mountain Highway (across from the Tech College). Call 447-1765 or visit www.alccenters.org for details.
Free Zumba/Jazzercise Class. Zumba (Gold)/Jazzercise Class meets at the Conway Village Congregational Church, "The Brown Church," every Tuesday evening, from 6 to 7 p.m. It is designed for the more "mature" individual who wants to have fun while becoming more fit. Dance and/or exercise experience is not required. The classes are free to attend. A free-will donation will be accepted.
Songs and Stories For Young Children. The Cook Memorial Library in Tamworth holds "Songs and Stories For Young Children" at 10:30 a.m. on the first three Tuesdays of each month. Children of all ages, babies through toddlers, are welcome. No sign-up is needed. Start this fall with a trip to the library! Call 323-8510 for more information.
Tin Mountain Volunteer Coffee Break. Tin Mountain Conservation Center offers a coffee break at 10 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the Tin Mountain Nature Center on Bald Hill Road in Albany. This is a chance for volunteers to get together and talk, as well as to hear about plans and volunteer opportunties at the center. Upcoming opportunities include volunteering for the Mount Washington Hill Climb and Century Ride, as well as ongoing maintenance and projects around the center.
Genealogy Help At Ossipee Public Library. Ossipee Public Library offers genealogy help on Tuesdays from 3 to 5 p.m. Due to popular demand the volunteer will be available by appointment only. For more information, about this free service, call the library at 539-6390.
Rotary Club. The Rotary Club of The Fryeburg Area meets every Tuesday morning at 7:30 a.m. at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Fryeburg. For more information contact Judy Raymond (207) 935-2155 or visit the website at www.fryeburgarearotary.org.
ReTails Resale Shop To Benefit Animals At Conway Shelter. Retails Boutique features upscale clothing and accessories and is located in Norcross Place across from the Courtyard Cafe. ReTails is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Harrison House Resale Shop To Benefit Animals At Conway Shelter. The Harrison House is located at 223 East Main Street at the driveway entrance to the shelter and features household goods and more. The Harrison House is open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please Call 447-5605 for more information.
Breadbasket Food Pantry. The Breadbasket Food Pantry will be open from 4 to 6 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month. The food pantry, sponsored by the River Church at 2600 East Main Street in Center Conway, serves people needing food assistance in the Mount Washington Valley. It is located across from McSherry's Nursery. For more information, call (603) 447-6633.
Free Community Dinner. The Breadbasket Food Pantry will host a free community dinner from 5 to 6 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the River Church at 2600 East Main Street in Center Conway. It is located across from McSherry's Nursery. For more information, call (603) 447-6633.
Prayer and Scripture Group Meeting. Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. there will be a prayer and scripture group meeting at First Church of Christ, Congregational at 2503 White Mountain Highway in North Conway. All are welcomed. For more information call 356-2324.
Genealogy Aid. Ossipee Public Library offers help with genealogy every Tuesday from 3 to 5 p.m. Other times a volunteer will be available by appointment only. For more information, about this free service, please call the library at 539-6390.
Strength, Balance and Stretch. Bobbi Brome leads this exercise program, Tuesday and Friday at 9:30a.m. at the Gibson Center for Senior Services. For more information call 356-3231.
Lunch And Games. The Gibson Center for Senior Services in North Conway sponsors lunch and games at Silver Lake Landing. Lunch is at noon every Tuesday, and is followed by games, or a movie. For more information call 356-3231.
One-to-One Computer Labs. Labs are offered on the third Tuesday of the month at the Gibson Center for Senior Services. Call to sign up for your free half hour computer lab. For more information call 356-3231.
Primary Care Social Work Services. Primary Care Social Work Services will be available at the Conway Community-Based Outpatient Clinic on the second Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. beginning in April 12. A Primary Care Social Worker can assist Veterans experiencing economic instability, help with supportive services, provide assistance with understanding VA benefits and services they may be eligible for, and referrals to VA and community based programs. Additionally a Primary Care Social Worker can assist with the completion of advanced directives, referrals for Social Security and advice for long term care nursing home placement. Appointments are desired but not required and interested Veterans should speak with their Primary Care Provider.
Affordable Health Care. Ossipee Family Planning provides gynecological and reproductive health care and HIV/STD testing services from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. by appointment. Sliding fee scale and same day appointments available. For more information call 539-7552.
Overeaters Anonymous. Overeaters Anonymous meets every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Ossipee Valley Church on Route 16. Overeaters Anonymous is a 12-Step program for people who struggle with their relationship with food. For more information, call Carol Ann, 539-4471.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) NH Number 129 in Conway. TOPS meets every Tuesday at the Conway Methodist Church on Main St, Conway Village. Weigh-ins start at 5:15 p.m.; meetings start at 6:30 p.m.
Faerie House Workshop. Want to have fun this summer making faerie houses? Join Carol Hanson of Carol Hanson Art, Inc., and Michelle Broyer of the Saco River Recreational Council's, Swans Falls Campground for workshops learning how to make faerie houses. The workshops meet each Tuesday from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Swans Falls Campground. There is a fee of $8 per person for each workshop (with some scholarships available) and family rates. These workshops are open to all ages. Families and youths are encouraged to join. Call Carol Hanson at (603) 733-6964 or Michelle Broyer at Swan's Falls Campground for more information or to sign up.