March 4 & 12
The Beehive: eBook How-To Sessions, 7 p.m. on Tuesday and 10 a.m. on Wednesday at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Learn how to download free best-selling titles to read on one’s computer, iPhone, Android, Kindle or other compatible eBook reader. Bring an eBook reader, USB cord, library card, and questions for hands-on sessions with Overdrive. If using a Kindle, bring the Amazon login and password. Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library. Call 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32 or visit mhl.org.
Wednesday, March 5
Ash Wednesday Service, 7 p.m. at Groveland Congregational Church, 4 King St. All are welcome in the candlelit sanctuary for a brief service of prayer, scripture and imposition of ashes to mark the beginning of the Lenten journey towards Easter. Free admission.
Thursday, March 6
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at Rite-Aid, 68 South Main St., Haverhill. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment.
Legendary Locals of Andover in The Beehive, 7 p.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Longtime Andover Townsman columnist, Bill Dalton, and his wife, Katharine, will share their new book, “Legendary Locals of Andover” by Arcadia Publishing. Copies will be available for purchase. Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library. Call 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32 or visit mhl.org.
Registered Democrats in Groveland to hold a caucus, 7 p.m. at the Groveland Town Hall, 183 Main St. Originally scheduled for Feb. 13, the caucus was cancelled due to the snowstorm. Three delegates and three alternates will be elected to attend the 2014 Mass. Democratic Convention to be held at the DCU Center in Worcester on June 13 and 14. Delegates will be divided between men and women. Those not elected as delegate or alternate, who meet the qualifications, may apply to be add-on delegates in the following categories: youth, minority and disabled. Although the caucus is open to all, only registered Democrats in Groveland as of January 31, 2014, may participate to vote or run for a delegate position. All ballots will be written and secret. Call 978-373-0541.