Wednesday, April 9
“Session IV: Discovering Your Italian Heritage,” 7 p.m. at the Tenney Gate House, 37 Pleasant St., Methuen. Presented by Judy Lucey, an archivist and genealogist at the New England Historical and Genealogical Society. She is also an expert in Irish and Italian genealogy. Part of the Methuen Historical Society’s “Discovering Your Genealogy,” a four-part series. Free admission. Call 978-683-2252 to reserve a seat or visit methuenhistoricalsociety.org for more information.
45’s Tournament, 1 to 4 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Cost is $2 per person. Sign up in the office. Call 978-983-8825.
April 9 & 23
The Beehive: eBook How-To Sessions, 10 a.m. 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 a hands-on session with Overdrive. If using a Kindle, bring the Amazon login and password. Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library. Visit mhl.org or call 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32.
Thursday, April 10
Author visit, 7 p.m. at the Andover Bookstore, 89R Main St. Nick Trout will discuss “Dog Gone, Back Soon.” Call 978-475-0143 or visit hugobookstores.com/andover.
Psychic Fair, 5 to 9:30 p.m. in the Methuen American Legion Hall, 200 Broadway. The fair, sponsored by the Methuen American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 122, will help support “Canines for Combat Vets.” Includes psychic tarot readers and mediums who will give readings for $20. Call 978-771-2718.
An Evening with Hank Phillippi Ryan, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Nevins Memorial Library, 305 Broadway, Methuen. Ryan will discuss and sign copies of her newest thriller, “The Wrong Girl.” She will also talk about her career as both an award-winning TV reporter and a successful crime fiction author. Registration is requested. Call 978-686-4080 or visit nevinslibrary.org.