“The Hobbit — A Musical,” 2 p.m. in the Doherty Memorial Middle School auditorium, 50 Bartlet St., Andover. Presented by Andover Youth Services TheatreWorks. Tickets $10. Tickets are available from Learning Express and at the Andover Youth Service office, 37 Pearson St. A limited number will be available at the door. 978-623-8241.
Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Monica School Hall, 212 Lawrence St., Methuen. Features a raffle for a 42” LED flat screen TV. Items for sale include holiday gifts, decorations, Christmas ornaments, quilts and wall hangings, a bake sale, knitted items, jewelry, and parish cookbooks. Santa Claus will visit from 1 to 3 p.m. Lunch/dinner includes meatball subs, hot dogs and more. 978-587-5333.
William Shakespeare’s “Pericles — Prince of Tyre,” 3:30 p.m. in the North Andover High School auditorium. Presented by the NAHS Drama Guild and Shakespeare & Co. Tickets $10. Group rates available for groups of 10 or more. brownpapertickets.com/event/283429, email email@example.com, nahsdrama.com.
New England Craft & Specialty Food Fair, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rockingham Park, 79 Rockingham Park Blvd., Salem, N.H. Features American made arts and crafts such as quilts, candles, pottery, fine jewelry, photography, knits, doll clothes, stained glass, ornaments and more. $7 for adults, free for ages under 14. castleberryfairs.com.
Nov. 11 & 18
Free Running Clinics, 8 a.m. at the intersection of Route 133 and Route 28, Andover. Hosted by the Merrimack Valley Striders to help individuals and families get ready for the Feaster Five Thanksgiving Day Road Race. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Nov. 12
Veteran’s Day Observance, 11 a.m. to noon in the Hampstead Middle School cafeteria. The program will consist of patriotic songs and music, Air Force Junior ROTC Color Guard, and conclude with a wreath laying at the Veteran’s Memorial Park. 603-329-4288.
Tuesday, Nov. 13
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at Brooks School, 1160 Great Pond Road, North Andover. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.