American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Nevins Memorial Library, 305 Broadway, Methuen. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Free Legal Clinic with Atty. Karol Bisbee, 9 to 11 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Appointment required; 15-minute maximum. 978-983-8825.
“Dance Caliente!” Interactive Dance Demonstration, 1 to 2 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Sponsored by the Methuen Arts Lottery Council. All are invited. 978-983-8825.
Lawrence Chess Club meeting, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lawrence Public Library, corner of Haverhill and Lawrence streets. Meetings are free to attend and held on the third Wednesday of each month. Bring a friend and a chess set. All ages and abilities are welcome.
Red Cross Training course for babysitting, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Pelham Public Library, 24 Village Green. For ages 11 and up. The course is designed to teach caregivers to respond to emergencies with first aid and rescue breathing, make good decisions under pressure, communicate effectively with parents, recognize safety and hygiene issues, and feed, diaper and care for infants. The course is $85 per child (made out to the American Red Cross) and must be paid in advance at the library. Registration is required. 603-635-7581, pelhampubliclibrary.org.
Aug. 21 & 28
Mini Clinics, 2 to 3 p.m. at the Andover Senior Center. No appointment necessary. Hosted by the Town of Andover Health Department. 978-623-8295, andoverma.gov.
Thursday, Aug. 22
Canobie Talent Search, at Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy St., Salem, N.H. 603-893-3506, canobie.com.
Free outdoor Latin Dance Event, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Campagnone Common Park, Lawrence. The mission is to provide free and safe entertainment to the community. Sponsored by the City of Lawrence.
Gentle Yoga Class, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at First Church Congregational, 26 Pleasant St., Methuen. All ages and all fitness levels welcome. Stretch and relax the mind. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. Mats are available to use for those who don’t own one. $5 drop in fee. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.