METHUEN — Taza Mediterranean Cuisine and the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce will have a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the restaurant’s opening on Dec. 11, at 3:30 p.m. Taza is located at 169 East St., in Methuen.
Taza incorporates authentic Mediterranean cuisine with classic favorites. The decor and atmosphere complement the extensive wine list and creative martini selections.
For more information, visit tazamethuen.com.
NORTH ANDOVER — Cowan Bolduc Doherty LLC and Avolve LLC will hold a collection drive to benefit Lazarus House Ministries through Dec. 10. Donations of nonperishable food, clothing and toys will be accepted at Cowan Bolduc Doherty’s office at 231 Sutton St., Suite 1E, in North Andover, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Donations should be new and unwrapped. For a detailed list of donation items, visit cbdcpa.com or call Shelly Mead at 978-620-2000.
LOWELL — Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union announces that it is again hosting a Toys for Tots drive to collect new, unwrapped toys that U.S. Marine Corps Reserve members will donate to families whose children would otherwise go without gifts.
The U.S. Marine Corps Reserves sponsors Toys for Tots to help less fortunate children experience the joys of the season by delivering, through a new toy, a message of hope and inspiration. Since its inception in 1947, Toys for Tots has distributed more than 452 million toys to more than 209 million children.
New, unwrapped toys may be dropped off at any Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union branch location through Dec. 14.
WINDHAM — The Greater Salem Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Greater Salem Contractors Association, held their annual holiday dinner and dance on Dec. 1, at the Castleton Banquet Center in Windham. Guests celebrated the beginning of the season with raffle prizes, dinner, and dancing provided by Get Down Tonight Entertainment. The party gave both organizations an opportunity to build business relationships in a festive atmosphere.