AMESBURY — The Greater Haverhill and Amesbury Chambers of Commerce are collaborating to host the first “Family Appreciation Day: Winter Festival.” This event, originally scheduled for Jan. 14, will now take place on Jan. 21, at Amesbury Sports Park, 12 South Hunt Road in Amesbury. The Winter Festival will feature unlimited snow tubing, an open skating rink, magic shows, and more. The sports park will have food and beverages for sale. For people of all ages, the event will start in the afternoon to allow young families and school-aged children to participate, and will continue into the evening to allow for professionals to participate after the work day concludes. Families are encouraged to participate and businesses are encouraged to treat their hard-working employees. Participants should bring their own ice skates to enjoy the open skating rink. The event is split into two waves or blocks of time; Afternoon Wave (3:30 to 6:15 p.m.) and Evening Wave (6:15 to 9 p.m.). Tickets are $10 per wave or $18 for both. Tickets must be pre-ordered by visiting either the Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce, 80 Merrimack St., second floor, Haverhill, HaverhillChamber.com, 978-373-5663 or the Amesbury Chamber of Commerce, 5 Market Square, Amesbury, AmesburyChamber.com, 978-388-3178.
PELHAM — The Pelham Economic Development Committee will host the first of a four-part Business Series at 6 p.m. at the Pelham Public Library, 24 Village Green. Donavan Billings, CPA at DTB Tax in Pelham, will discuss the pros and cons of various corporate entities, including formation, liability protection and tax implications. This series is sponsored by Enterprise Bank in Pelham, the Pelham Economic Development Committee, and the Pelham Public Library. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, visit PelhamPublicLibrary.org or Choosepelhamnh.com.
ANDOVER — Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce’s “Come in from the Cold” Business Networking Mixer will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Savings Bank, 84 Main St. Includes hors d’oeuvres, beverages and a raffle for door prizes. Cost is $10 for members, $20 for nonmembers. To register for this program, call 978-686-0900 or visit merrimackvalleychamber.com.