Sunday, Dec. 16
Holiday Concert with the Timberlane Community Band, 2 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Free and open to the public. 978-983-8825.
Gamer Fun with “Games2U,” noon to 3 p.m. at The Loop, Methuen. Challenge friends in this climate controlled, mobile game theater featuring surround sound audio and laser light effects. Meet in the courtyard in front of AMC Loews Theatres. Cash and food donations will be accepted for the Lazarus House Food Pantry.
Seventh Annual Holiday Concert, 2 p.m. at Windham High School. Performed by the Windham Community Bands. New this year will be a Christmas sing-along and a visit from Santa Claus. Starting at 1:30 p.m., the nine-member Windham Flute Ensemble will perform in the lobby and during intermission. Holiday tunes swing-style will be served up by the Windham Swing Band. Refreshments and desserts will be available during intermission. The concert will conclude with the Windham Concert Band. $5 for adults, free for children and students. 603-965-3842, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dance Prism presents “The Nutcracker,” 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday at The Collins Center, Andover. Tickets $22 for adults, $18 for children and seniors. Group discounts are offered. Seating is reserved. Handicapped seating is available and easily accessible. 978-371-1038, danceprism.com.
Monday, Dec. 17
Haverhill Community blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Haverhill Elks Lodge, 24 Summer St. Sponsored by the American Red Cross and the Haverhill Elks. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1:30 to 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 505 Sutton St., North Andover. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Movie Afternoon, 12:30 p.m. at the Groveland Council On Aging Center Meeting Room, Town Hall, 183 Main St. “A Christmas Carol” (Alistair Sim) will be screened. Call to reserve a seat. 978-372-1101.
“Holy Yoga,” 6:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 346 Broadway, Haverhill. Led by Amanda Souliotis, whose ministry incorporates prayer, meditation, and Bible reading with yoga. Open to the public. The program benefits men and women. No experience necessary. A free will offering will gratefully be accepted. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a friend. 978-374-8029, FirstPresbyterianHaverhill.org.