St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon, at DiBurro’s in Haverhill. Hosted by members of the St. Clare League of Catholic Women. Guests and new members are welcome. 978-683-3085.
Thursday, March 14
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Hillview Montessori School, 75 Foundation Ave., Haverhill. 1-800-RED CROSS (733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Psychic Fair, 5 to 9:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation Hall, 6 Locke St., Andover. The event will benefit the American Diabetes Association. Tarot readers and a medium will offer readings for $20. Free admission. 978-788-5201.
Writers’ Group meeting, 7 p.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. For writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. This group provides constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. The group meets on the second Thursday of the month. 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32, mhl.org.
Friday, March 15
Community Action Inc.’s annual fundraising event — “Comedy for a Cause,” at the Haverhill Country Club, 58 Brickett Lane. This comedy triple-header features Boston favorites Graig Murphy, Carolyn Plummer and Jim Lauletta, along with a live auction and raffles. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door. 978-373-1971, communityactioninc.org.
Networking within LinkedIn, 10 a.m. at the Pelham Public Library, 24 Village Green. Learn how to utilize the professional social media tool, create accounts and discuss the benefits of using LinkedIn to maximize one’s professional job search and networking. Registration requested. Free and open to the public, but priority will be given to Pelham card holders. 603-635-7581, pelhampubliclibrary.org.
Saturday, March 16
Annual Free Market, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 471 Main St., Haverhill. Hosted by The Vine, in partnership with Good Shepherd. Customers are given tickets to pay for purchases, but everything is free. The public is invited. A free bread and soup lunch will be served. The two organizations are looking for donations of household goods and clothing to make available for free to the Haverhill community. Televisions, computers or large pieces of furniture cannot be accepted. Donated items can be dropped off at the church on March 14, from 5 to 7 p.m., March 15, from 5 to 8 p.m., and March 16, from 8 to 10 a.m. 603-203-4917, email email@example.com.