Saturday, April 19
Department of Safety’s Boating Education Class, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Windham Fire Department, 3 Fellows Road. New Hampshire has a mandatory boating education law. Everyone 16 years of age and older who operates a motorboat over 25 horsepower on New Hampshire waters must have a boating education certificate. This program is designed to assist the boating public in having a safer, more enjoyable experience on the water through boating education. There is a $30 non-refundable fee per person for the class. Seating is limited; pre-registration is required. Call 603-293-2037 or 888-254-2125.
Visit by “Monster & Me” author Paul Czajak, 11 a.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Czajak, a member of the library’s monthly Critique Group, will share his latest book, “Monster Needs His Sleep.” His books will be available for sale and signing. All ages are welcome. Sponsored by the Friends of Memorial Hall Library. Visit mhl.org or call 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32
Cleanup & walk with the Methuen Rail Trail, 9:30 a.m. beginning at IHOP. A quick walk/cleanup of the northern part of the trail will start at 8:30 a.m. followed by a relaxing walk into the new Salem section of the trail that was built in the fall. Enjoy a refreshing walk out in nature. Call 978-685-3639, email email@example.com or visit methuenrailtrailalliance.org.
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.
Roll-Off & Meat Raffle, 2:30 to 5 p.m. at the Amvets, 576 Primrose St., Haverhill. Open to the public. Call 978-374-9807.
Tuesday, April 22
Merrimack Valley Pflag/Transgender Chapter Meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, South Church, 41 Central St., Andover. Call 781-891-5966, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit gbpflag.org.
Jocko’s Jazz: The Gary Smulyan Trio, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. Wheelchair accessible. For tickets, call 978-683-9200 or visit jockosjazz.com.