Tuesdays through Sept. 11
Way of Life — Family Karate, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Family and Community Connection, 346 Broadway, Haverhill. Opportunity for kids and parents to keep active and healthy while learning self-respect and discipline. $5 per class. 978-914-7893.
Aug. 28 & Sept. 11
KidsPlay Yoga, 10 a.m. at Family and Community Connection, 346 Broadway, Haverhill. Promotes coordination, flexibility and focus. Class limit: 10. For ages 2–4. 978-914-7893.
Wednesday, Aug. 29
2012 Organ Recital Series with Frederick Teardo, 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.
Presidential Series: Andrew Jackson, 10 a.m. in the Methuen Senior Activity Center’s lobby, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
Movie Afternoon, 1 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. “The Queen” will be screened. Free. 978-983-8825.
Author Andy Martinez, 6:30 p.m. at the Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., Groveland. Martinez, a diver and underwater photographer, will give a presentation. Copies of his book, “Marine Life of the North Atlantic: Canada to New England,” will be available to buy and have signed. 978-372-1732, langleyadamslib.org.
Screening of “Anatomy of a Murder,” 7 p.m. at the Rogers Center for the Arts, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover. Commentary at 6:30 p.m. Free. 978-837-5355.
“Stories in the Street,” 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Farmers’ Market, Appleton Way, Lawrence. Children’s storyteller, Nicolette Nordin Heavey, will bring her animated performances of folktales and fables. Free. Stories encourage audience participation. Every child who listens to the stories will receive a free book. The program is supported by the Greater Lawrence Community Action Council (GLCAC). 978-681-9806, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Red Cross blood drive, 1:30 to 7 p.m. at Lawrence Elks Lodge No. 65, 652 Andover St. Call to make an appointment. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
“Zumba Gold,” 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room, 183 Main St., Groveland. With Stephanie Smith. All ages welcome. $5. 978-372-1101.