Tuesday, April 30
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church, 360 South Main St., Andover. 1-800-RED CROSS (733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Jocko’s Jazz: The Greg Hopkins Nonet, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. $10 cover. Wheelchair accessible. 978-683-9200, jockosjazz.com.
“NASA & Alan Shepard” Presentation, 7 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. Presented by Dr. Mark McConnell, professor and chair of the physics department at the University of New Hampshire. Free. 603-329-6411.
May 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
Mini Clinics, 2 to 3 p.m. at the Andover Senior Center. No appointment necessary. Hosted by the Town of Andover Health Department. 978-623-8295, andoverma.gov.
Thursday, May 2
Free Author Reading, 7 p.m. at Andover Bookstore, 89R Main St., Andover. Lauren Scheuer will read from her memoir, “Once Upon a Flock.” Q&A and book signing to follow. 978-475-0143.
Friday, May 3
Special Lottery for grades 3-5, 11 a.m. at Silver Hill Horace Mann Charter School, 675 Washington St., Haverhill. The lottery is for grades 3, 4 and 5 only. Applications are available at the school. All applications must be submitted to the school on or before April 30, in order to be included in the process. 978-374-3448.
MSPCA Hair of the Dog Wine Tasting & Art Show, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Essex Art Center, 56 Island St., Lawrence. Sample wines and beers, food from Whole Foods, and enjoy the art work. The ninth annual event benefits MSPCA animals at Nevins Farm. Tickets are available online, at Shawsheen Village Liquors, Noble Family Adoption Center. Tickets are $25 per person, $30 at the door. 978-687-7453, ext. 6101, mspca.org.
Saturday, May 4
Los Sugar Kings in concert, 8 p.m. at Crossroads Coffeehouse, Old Center Hall, 3 Great Pond Road, North Andover. Tickets $15. Open to all ages. crossroadscoffehouse.org.
Pop Farmers in concert, at The Peddler’s Daughter, 45 Wingate St., Haverhill. No cover charge. 978-372-9555, thepeddlersdaughter.com.
“Rose Tea,” 1 to 3 p.m. at Universalist Unitarian Church, 15 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill. A $15 donation is requested. 978-374-6253.