March 29, April 12 & May 4
Boutique Dates for prom dress give-aways for the Priceless Prom Gown Program, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. behind the Everett Mill in the Stone Mill, 15 Union St., Lawrence. Local financially challenged teenagers are encouraged to come and choose a prom gown and accessories for a $10 donation. The nonprofit also offers a few tuxedos or dark formal suits, raffle prizes for formal hairstyles, makeovers and surprise goody bags. Go online to make an appointment for a specific day. Visit pricelesspromgownprogram.com or email email@example.com.
Meat Raffle, 2 to 4 p.m. at VFW Post 8349, 26 River St., Methuen. Hosted by the Methuen Ladies Auxiliary. Open to the public.
Sunday, March 30
Boston Saxophone Quartet presents “Music of the Civil War,” 2:30 p.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. The Boston Saxophone Quartet will explore the innocence, memories, and passion of the Civil War, as told through its musical legacy. The concert kicks off “Lest We Forget,” a community-wide series. Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library. Call 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32 or visit mhl.org.
“An Afternoon with Elvis Presley,” 1 p.m. at the Sons of Italy, 459 Merrimack St., Methuen. Hosted by Quota International of Lawrence in partnership with Methuen Sons of Italy. Tickets are $45 per person and include a full course buffet dinner and two-hour show featuring Elvis tribute artist, Rick Andrade. For tickets, call 978-379-7321 or mail a check to Quota International of Lawrence, P.O. Box 2183, Methuen, MA 01844. All proceeds will benefit the deaf and hard of hearing and disadvantaged women and children of the local area.
Second Annual Merrimack Valley Special Needs Resource Fair, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Merrimack College, Sakowich Center, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover. Exhibitors include medical and therapeutic services, specialized education, sports, activities and camps, assistive technologies, legal services, social skills programs, financial planning, horseback riding as equine therapy and more. Vendor space is limited. Register online at mvsnrf.eventbrite.com or call 781-316-6040 to secure a vendor space. Free for attendees. All are welcome. Learn about the people and resources serving families with special needs in the Merrimack Valley area and beyond. Optional RSVP for attendees and event sharing, visit facebook.com/MVSNRF.