Scrabble/Dominoes & other games, 1 to 3 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
“Getting Started with Cross Stitch” workshop, 1 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. Get to know this needlework art on a beginner’s level by stitching a project that will be completed in one session. Find out how to prepare material and threads. Learn to center and begin one’s design, as well as how to stitch in different directions. Stitches learned will be cross stitch and backstitch. All cross stitch materials and handouts will be included. Bring a small pair of scissors and a magnifier if needed. Registration requested. Snow date is Jan. 31, 1 p.m. 603-329-6411, email email@example.com.
Parent Information Night, 6:30 p.m. in the Timberlane Regional High School’s Performing Arts Center. For incoming ninth graders (class of 2017). Hosted by the high school guidance department and school administration. All parents/guardians of next year’s freshmen class are encouraged to attend. Questions will be answered regarding the transition from eighth to ninth grade, course selections, graduation requirements and other concerns.
Perkins Braille & Talking Book, 10:30 a.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room, 183 Main St., Groveland. Gayle Yarnall will demonstrate the free, easy to use digital player and explain how the services can be delivered to one’s home at no cost. 978-372-1101.
Jocko’s Jazz: The Greg Abate Quartet, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. $10 cover. Wheelchair accessible. 978-683-9200, jockosjazz.com.
Lunch Time Knitting Group, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Beshara Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. 603-898-7064.
Yoga Playtime Class, 10:30 a.m. at 44 Hampshire St., Methuen. For parents and children together. Yoga poses are presented through games, stories, songs, and poems. Class is geared toward ages 3-6. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.