Sept. 7 & Oct. 5
Parson Barnard House Tours, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 179 Osgood St., North Andover. Includes tours, the herb and wildlife gardens and local history. Free admission. 978-590-4388.
Sunday, Sept. 8
Picnic Festival, 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at St. Gregory Armenian Church, 158 Main St., North Andover. Features Armenian music by Leon Janikian, Jason Naroian, Joe Kouyoumjian, John Arzigian, along with the Siroun Dance Group, Armenian food and pastries. saintgregory.org.
Fifth Annual Walk for Animals, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the MSPCA at Nevins Farm, Methuen. Includes contests and prizes, food and music, children’s activities, canine demonstrations and other animal antics, there is something for everyone. Form a team, walk with one’s family and friends, and help raise money to help animals. walkforanimals.com.
Free Concert, 2 p.m. at the Lawrence Public Library, 51 Lawrence St. Michael Rosenbloom, violinist, and Rebecca Plummer, pianist, will perform music by Mozart, Brahms, and Leonard Bernstein. 978-683-8222.
Monday, Sept. 9
Mini Clinic, 2 to 3 p.m. at the Andover Commons. Hosted by the Town of Andover Health Department. 978-623-8295, andoverma.gov.
Free workshop on downloading eBooks, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library. Learn how to download library eBooks to the eReader using the OverDrive Media Console App. This class is open to anyone with eReaders that have “App” capability. The library is offering one-on-one classes for patrons with other eReaders. Classes are limited to eight people. Registration will open on Aug. 26, at 9 a.m. 978-373-1586, ext. 608.
Tuesday, Sept. 10
Coffee Time with Councillor Ron Marsan, 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
Thursday, Sept. 12
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m. at the Merrimack Valley Hospital, 140 Lincoln Ave., Haverhill. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Friday, Sept. 13
Fall Scholarship Fund Organ & Piano Concert, 8 p.m. at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway, Route 28. Features Bruce Adami and Brian Jones. Sponsored by Georgetown Bank and Methuen Federal Credit Union. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for students. 978-685-0693, mmmh.org.