The Hampstead Civic Club Chess Club, will run Sundays through the end of March at the Hampstead Civic Club from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Open to Hampstead residents only. All skill levels are welcome. There is no charge and snacks will be served. For more information, call Charlie Backman at 603-329-5867.
The Plaistow Lions Club, meets at 7 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of the month, September through June. The meeting on the second Thursday is held at the Atkinson Country Club, 85 Country Club Drive. The meeting on the fourth Thursday is held at the Vic Geary Center, 18 Greenough Road, Plaistow. For more information, visit plaistow.nhlions.org.
Newcomers of the Andovers, where Andover and North Andover neighbors become friends. See what the group is all about. Residents do not have to be new in town to join. Visit newcomersandneighbors.org for more information.
The Lawrence Cultural Council, is looking for volunteers. Must be a Lawrence resident and be available for about three to four meetings per year. To apply or for more information, call 978-620-2950.
The Breakfast Exchange Club of Greater Haverhill, part of the National Exchange Clubs, meets at 8 a.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Haverhill Crossings. The club focuses its community service efforts on seniors with service programs that include a Caregiver’s Boot Camp, taxi and fuel vouchers for seniors, the Don Nolet Memorial Scholarship at Northern Essex Community College, food baskets for seniors as care givers, and more. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Methuen Ladies Auxiliary, hosts a Meat Raffle on Saturdays, from 2 to 4 p.m. at VFW Post 8349, 26 River St., Methuen.
Clan MacPherson bagpipe & drum rehearsals, are held on Mondays, from 7 to 9 p.m. at North Andover VFW Post 2104, 32 Park St. Free. For more information, call Amy McGlothlin at 978-361-5525.