Family Services EAP — Tuesday Talk, 8 to 9:30 a.m. at Family Services, 430 North Canal St., Lawrence. The seminar is for professionals on “Change.” Topics will include stages of change, common responses to change, and the effects of workplace change. The importance of self-care, self-talk, and mindfulness in embracing change, along with other coping techniques will also be presented. Free for EAP clients, $10 for the public. Call 978-327-6666.
Line Dancing Class, 10:45 to 11:30 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
Wednesday, Sept. 11
Nonfiction Book Group, 7 p.m. at the Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. “The Right Stuff” by Tom Wolfe will be discussed. New members are always welcome. Copies are available at the library. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.
Performing and Fine Arts High School “Back to School” Open House, 5 to 7 p.m. on the Lawrence High School Campus, 70-71 North Parish Road. All parents are invited to attend. Call 978-946-0766.
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.
Grill Night, 5 to 7 p.m. at The Center at Punchard (The Center), 30 Whittier Court, Andover. Late summer outdoor barbecue and BoomerVenture Screening Room movie at 7 p.m. Entertainment by The Jazz Disciples. Advance purchase is required. Space is limited. Open to the entire community, pending space. 978-623-8321, andoverseniorcenter.org.
“Night of Cigars” with the Plaistow Lions Club, 6 p.m. to midnight at Buccos Tavern, 143 Main St., Kingston. Enjoy a bag of cigars and sample various scotches or whiskeys. A steak tip and chicken dinner will be provided by the Chicken Connection. There will be give-a-ways and a silent sports auction. Tickets are $100. Proceeds will go to various Plaistow Lions Club charitable projects including Thanksgiving baskets for those in need during the holidays. This event is being sponsored by Cigars Etc., and Altadis Premium Cigars. 617-270-3803, 603-498-8266, 339-223-7310, email firstname.lastname@example.org, plaistow.nhlions.org.