“Getting Into Genealogy,” 7 p.m. at the Nevins Memorial Library, 305 Broadway, Methuen. This presentation will provide information on how to get started in genealogy and family history. Space is limited. Free. 978-686-4080, ext. 12.
Moms & Tots with Music Together, 9:30 a.m. at the North Andover Town Common. Hosted by the Newcomers and Neighbors Club of the Andovers, a nonprofit organization that provides social events and activities for residents of Andover and North Andover. Meet new people, get involved in the community, create memories and build friendships. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, newcomersandneighbors.org.
Thursday, Sept. 13
Writers’ Group, 7 p.m. at Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. The monthly writers’ group is open to writers of adult fiction, nonfiction, and memoirs. Constructive advice and feedback will be provided on each other’s works in progress. The group will meet on the second Thursday of the month. 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32, mhl.org.
Friday, Sept. 14
“Sandbag Stage Left,” 7:30 p.m. at the Indian Ridge Country Club, Andover. 978-276-9568, actandover.com.
Open House, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Marion Gerrish Community Center, 39 West Broadway, Derry. In celebration of the center’s 40 years of service. Includes tours of the building, cake, water and a $50 dining gift certificate raffle. The Thrift Shop will offer 40 percent off any one item, per person, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 603-434-8866.
Annual Glow Ball Golf tournament, dusk at Murphy’s Garrison Par 3 Golf Center, Hilldale Avenue, Haverhill. Check in is at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $50 per golfer. Includes nine holes of golf, barbecue, prizes, raffles, auction and more. Glow Balls will be provided. Tee and green sponsorships available for $50. Hosted by Rebuilding Together Greater Haverhill Inc. All proceeds will assist eligible homeowners in making repairs and modifications. Participating homeowners who receive these program services are low-income elderly, handicapped, veterans, and families with young children. The next Rebuilding Together Day will be April 27, 2013. 978-469-0800, email email@example.com.