Sunday, Aug. 19
Pianist/vocalist Diane Dexter plays Gershwin, 3 to 4 p.m. at Methuen Village Assisted Living, 4 Gleason St., Methuen. Free admission. 978-685-2220.
Second annual Sunday “Reggae On The River” Series (Live Reggae), 4 to 8 p.m. at Salvatore’s, 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence. With All Good — Feel Good Collective. Rain or shine. Free admission, family-friendly, free parking. 978-521-5680, 978-291-0220.
“Willy Wonka the Musical,” 1 p.m. at the Stevens Theatre, Merrimack College, North Andover. Presented by Colonial Chorus Players’ newly created program for teens, Colonial Summer Players. Call or email to reserve tickets. 781-944-9780, email CSP1249@gmail.com.
Adult Auditions for “Willy Wonka,” noon at ACT Space, 250 Canal St., Lawrence. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, actandover.com.
Spiritual Conversations, 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 390 Main St., North Andover. Led by Arkady Tandilyan. Involves some reading and a lot of thinking. 978-223-8224, email email@example.com, feastofhealthythoughts.com.
Monday, Aug. 20
Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Haverhill Elks Lodge, 24 Summer St. Sponsored by the Haverhill Elks. 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Author Edwin Lynn, 6:30 p.m. at the Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., Groveland. Lynn will present his book, “Shorelines: Life Lessons from the Sea Focusing on Attitude, Adversity, and Gratitude.” Copies of the book will be available to buy and have signed. 978-372-1732, langleyadamslib.org.
Clan MacPherson bagpipe & drum rehearsals, 7 to 9 p.m. at North Andover VFW Post 2104, 32 Park St. Free. 978-361-5525.
River Splash Vacation Bible School, 6 to 8 p.m. at The River Church, 26 Parkridge Road, Haverhill. For all kids 4-12. Registration requested. 978-914-6299, theriverhaverhill.org.
Mondays through Aug. 20
Drop-in Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m. at the Stevens Memorial Library, North Andover. All ages welcome, especially pre-kindergartners. Adult/caregiver must stay with their children. Sponsored by the Friends of the Stevens Memorial Library. Free. 978-688-9505.
Tuesday, Aug. 21
Jocko’s Jazz: Vocalist Steve Marvin with The Mike Renzi Trio, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. $10 cover. Wheelchair accessible. 978-683-9200, jockosjazz.com.