Friday, Dec. 6
Holiday Open House & Shopping Night, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway, Route 28. Features music on the organ, arts and crafts, displays, raffles and light refreshments. Free admission. Call 978-685-0693 or visit mmmh.org.
Fuel Assistance application help, 9 to 11 a.m. at the Methuen Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. By appointment only. Call 978-983-8825.
Saturday, Dec. 7
Holiday Book Sale & Portrait Silhouettes, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Features books and media, including children’s books, fiction and nonfiction, “coffee table” books, sets, and collections. Jean Comerford of Portraits in Silhouette will be on hand to create silhouette portraits. Nonrefundable prepayment of $30 sitting fee is due upon reservation. Fundraiser for the Friends of MHL. To schedule portrait appointments, call 978-623-8401, ext. 38 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Craft Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the North Salem United Methodist Church, 389 North Main St., Salem, N.H. Features handmade items by local crafters, jewelry, crocheted items and more. There will also be homemade soups and baked goods.
Saturday Night Ballroom Dance, 7 p.m. at the Methuen Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Entertainment by Pete Saran — New Life. Cost is $9. Call 978-983-8825.
Dec. 7 & 8
“A Merry Music Hall Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway, Route 28. Features Ray Cornils, organist and brass. Reserved tickets are $20, non-reserved tickets are $15, $5 for children. Call 603-893-1544 for advance tickets after Nov. 1. Any remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the door. Sponsored by the DeMoulas Foundation, Christopher Morss, and Kenneth H. Pollard Funeral Home, Inc. Call 978-685-0693 or visit mmmh.org.
Sunday, Dec. 8
Merrimack Valley Philharmonic Holiday Concert & 12th Annual Silent Auction, 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 at mvpomusic.org or at MKtix.com/mvpo.