Sunday, March 16
Sports card & Bruins Autograph Show, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Gaythorne K of C Hall, 462 Broadway, Methuen. Dealer tables of sport cards and memorabilia will be on display and items will be on sale. Bruins 2x Stanley Cup Champ Don Marcotte will sign autographs from 10 a.m. to noon. Admission is $2, free for children under 9. Call 508-265-4440.
Chamber Music Concert with the Fonda — Kaaij Duo, 3 p.m. at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Haverhill, 16 Ashland St. Featuring Dutch musicians, Douw Fonda, cello, and Martin Kaaij, guitar. The duo will perform works by Dowland, Bach, Nin and Schubert as part of their American tour. Born and educated in the United States, Fonda has been active for two decades in the Netherlands. He is the assistant principal cellist of the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra in Amsterdam. Kaaij, a native of the Netherlands, is a well-known performer, recording artist, and author. He has performed the premiers of more than 60 new works for the guitar. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students with a $45 max per family. Tickets will be available at the door. Call 978-556-5046.
“Step Out with Julie’s Walk Starz,” 1 to 6 p.m. at The Hampstead House Restaurant, 251 Hampstead St., Methuen. This fundraising event is in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). Tickets are $20 and include a choice of one of the following meals (soda, tax and tip are included): marinated steak tips with rice pilaf and a vegetable, New England boiled dinner, chicken kabob with rice pilaf and a vegetable, or chicken fingers and french fries. Also includes raffle prizes. Raffle tickets are now available. Participants do not need to be present to win. For tickets, call 978-771-4815 or 508-364-8046.
Merrimack Valley Philharmonic Orchestra with Violin Soloist Joshua Peckins in concert, 2:30 p.m. at the Rogers Center for the Arts, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., (Route 114), North Andover. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and students, $5 for children ages 4-12. Seating is general admission. Tickets will be available at the door and online. Visit MKtix.com/mvpo or mvpomusic.org.