Wednesday, Aug. 1
2012 Organ Recital Series with Paul Murray, 8 p.m. at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $12 for adults, $5 for children. 978-685-0693, mmmh.org.
Pianist/vocalist Diane Dexter plays Gershwin, 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. at the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre, Ingalls Court, Methuen. Free admission. 978-682-7611.
Presentation on Spiders, 6:30 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. Guest speaker Prof. Ed Tillinghast will bring a few spiders, including a black widow, to talk about and demonstrate spider behavior. Appropriate for adults and children. Free. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.
Through Aug. 31
Vista Preparatory School’s 10th Anniversary tutorial services, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school, 863 Turnpike St., North Andover. For students who have encountered difficulty in traditional school settings or need tutorial services. Free. 978-237-5922.
Friday, Aug. 3
Zombie Lock-in for teens, 7 to 10 p.m. at Colby Memorial Library, 7 Colby Road, Danville. The door will open at 6:45 p.m. Play video games, watch a zombie movie, and engage in zombie-related activities. All participants must have a signed parental permission slip by Aug. 2. The staff is looking for parents to chaperone. 603-382-6733.
Aug. 3, 4 & 5
“Legally Blonde: The Musical,” 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 4 p.m. on Sunday at the J. Everett Collins Center for the Performing Arts, 80 Shawsheen Road, Andover. Presented by the Summer Theatre Ensemble. Tickets $14-$16. Handicapped accessible. collins-center.com.
“Reggae Wednesdays,” 8 p.m. at Archie’s Little River Ale House, 27 Lafayette Square, Haverhill. Live reggae with JAH-N-I Roots Band. No cover. Free parking. Presented by Tuff-E-Nuff Promotions. 978-521-5680, 978-469-8010.
Fridays through Aug. 3
Friday Family Film, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Stevens Memorial Library, North Andover. The film changes each week and is not the same film shown during the library’s Tuesday/Wednesday movie time. Sponsored by the Friends of the Stevens Memorial Library. Free. 978-688-9505.