Sept. 7 & 8
Two-Day Flea Market & Rummage Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First-Calvary Baptist Church, corner of Route 125 and Massachusetts Avenue, North Andover. No early birds. Light refreshments will be offered for a nominal fee. Free admission. Proceeds will benefit mission programs. 978-685-1502.
Saturday, Sept. 8
Saturday Night Ballroom Dance, 7:30 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Features The Entertainers. $9 per person. 978-983-8825.
Pancake Breakfast & Thrift Shop Yard Sale, at Groveland Congregational Church, 4 King St. Rent a table for $20. 978-372-5301, 978-372-3463.
Bean Supper, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the VFW Hall, 26 River St., Methuen. Menu includes baked beans, kidney dogs, ham, potato salad, coleslaw, dessert. $8 per person, $5 for children under 12. Proceeds will benefit the building and maintenance fund. 978-688-6647.
Conscious Eating: Documentary Film Series, 2 to 4:45 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, Johnson Auditorium, 99 Main St. Includes a screening of “The Engine 2 Kitchen Rescue,” a discussion led by vegetarian advocate, Bob Minichiello, a cooking demonstration by Whole Foods healthy eating specialist Eileen Webster, and samples of vegetarian dishes. Space is limited. Registration required. 978-373-1586, ext. 641, email firstname.lastname@example.org, haverhillpl.org.
35th Annual Flea Market & Fall Festival, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 471 Main St., Haverhill. Vendor space, excluding food vendors, is available for $20. A variety of lunch items and baked goods will be sold. Rain date is Sept. 15. 603-329-6047.
Author Visit, 1 p.m.
at the Andover Bookstore, 89R Main St., Andover. Suzie Canale will present her latest picture book, “The Candy Roses of Cape Care.” Free and open to the public. 978-475-0143, andoverbookstore.com.
Sept. 8 & 22
Fiction Writers’ Group, 9:15 a.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. For beginners and long-time writers. New members welcome. Those interested should drop by or send an email in advance to HampFicWriters@comcast.net. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.