Sunday, Sept. 23
Second annual Sunday “Reggae On The River” Series (Live Reggae), 4 to 8 p.m. at Salvatore’s, 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence. With Dreadrocks. Rain or shine. Free admission, family-friendly, free parking. 978-521-5680, 978-291-0220.
Craft Fair, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at VFW Post 8349, 26 River St., Methuen. Features readings by guest medium, Laurie Xanthos. Open to the public. Proceeds will benefit the building and maintenance fund. 978-688-6647.
Monday, Sept. 24
Annual meeting of the former Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School Retired Employees, noon at The Roma Restaurant, Middlesex Street, Haverhill. 321-720-3673.
Tuesday, Sept. 25
Merrimack Valley PFLAG chapter meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, South Church, 41 Central St., Andover. 781-891-5966. email email@example.com, gbpflag.org.
Informational Health Talk: “MRSA,” 10:30 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Presented by Amy Ewing, city of Methuen health nurse. 978-983-8825.
Wednesday, Sept. 26
Musical performance by Greg Curtis, 1 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Sponsored by the Methuen Arts Lottery. Refreshments. 978-983-8825.
Friday, Sept. 28
Comedienne Loretta LaRoche — “Authentic Happiness: It Takes Courage to be Happy,” 7:30 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Performing Arts, Andover. Tickets $35. Proceeds will go towards the Northern Essex Community College Fund. 978-556-3789, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, Sept. 29
Third Annual Dodo 5K Run/Walk, at Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital, 145 Ward Hill Ave., Bradford. In conjunction with the rehabilitation hospital’s 30th birthday celebration. The money raised will benefit Dana Farber. $5 for the Dodo run/children’s events, $25 for adults for the 5K. Free admission to the health fair. 978-372-8000, email email@example.com.
Alzheimer’s Association Northeastern Massachusetts “Walk to End Alzheimer’s,” beginning at Brickstone Square in Andover. Form a team or walk as an individual. Money raised will help provide care and support for individuals and families touched by Alzheimer’s and to fund research. Volunteers needed. alzwalkMANH.org.