Monday, Feb. 3
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 462 Broadway, Methuen. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment.
eBooks & eReaders Workshop, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library. Learn how to download library eBooks to one’s eReader using the OverDrive Media Console App. This class is open to people with eReaders that have “App” capability. One-on-one classes will be offered for patrons with other eReaders. Classes are limited to eight people. Registration will open on Jan. 21, at 9 a.m. Call 978-373-1586, ext. 608 to register.
Tuesday, Feb. 4
Jocko’s Jazz: The Eula Lawrence Quartet, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. $5 cover. Wheelchair accessible. Call 978-683-9200 or visit jockosjazz.com.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 1:30 to 7 p.m. in the Merrimack College Sakowich Center, Turnpike Street, North Andover. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule an appointment.
Padre Pio Prayer Group meeting, 6:30 p.m. at St. Monica Parish, 212 Lawrence St., Methuen. The meeting will consist of recitation of the Holy Rosary, chaplet of Divine Mercy along with many other topics. The main discussion this month will be a favorite Novena of Pope Francis. A relic of St. Padre Pio will be available for veneration. Feel free to bring a friend. Call 978-683-1193.
“Heartburn: When Will It End?” — A medical Meet the Expert seminar, 6 to 7 p.m. in Merrimack Valley Hospital’s first floor auditorium. Presented by Steward Health Care Gastroenterologist Norman Miller, MD. Attendees will learn the different diagnoses for upper gastrointestinal symptoms, diagnostic tools for heartburn, and treatment options. Free and open to the public. Registration required. Light refreshments. One contact hour in nursing. Call 978-420-1168 or email email@example.com.
“Who’s Tracking You online? The Quiet Big Data Revolution,” 7 p.m. at the Nevins Memorial Library, 305 Broadway, Methuen. The digital footprints that individuals quietly and slowly create with their online data can be useful to everyone from retailers, to health care professionals and the government. This interactive presentation will cover the positive, negative and uncertain implications of the era of Big Data; issues surrounding individual privacy and security; and ways that individual web users can minimize their online footprint. Free. Call 978-686-4080, ext. 12.