Saturday, Aug. 10
Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. at Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy St., Salem, N.H. Weather permitting. 603-893-3506, canobie.com.
Monday, Aug. 12
Mini Clinic, 2 to 3 p.m. at the Andover Commons. Hosted by the Town of Andover Health Department. 978-623-8295, andoverma.gov.
Monday through Thursday, Aug. 12-15
Mad Machines & Crazy Contraptions — Mad Science Camp, 1 to 4 p.m. at Windham Coop, Industrial Drive. For boys and girls ages 7-12. Cost is $125 per child, $120 for the second in the family. Registration deadline is July 19. Throughout this camp, children will overcome a series of challenges using basic materials, simple machines, tips from famous inventors and their minds. With a little bit of ingenuity, children will create catapults and forts, construct working light sticks to take home, and assemble a set of circuits with batteries and light bulbs. windhamnewhampshire.com.
Wednesday, Aug. 14
2013 Organ Recital Series — Martin Schmeding, 8 p.m. at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway, Route 28. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for children. Tickets will be sold at the door. Sponsored by Enterprise Bank. 978-685-0693, mmmh.org.
“Whim: A Summer Dining Experience,” 6 p.m. cocktail hour, 7 p.m. dinner at Smolak Farms, North Andover. With Chef Andy Husbands of Tremont 647 and Sister Sorel in Boston. Guests will enjoy cocktails and a seated three-course dinner under the tent in the pine grove. Tickets $69. Beverages and gratuity are not included. Wine, beer and soda will be available for purchase on site. Held rain or shine. smolakfarms.com.
Thursday, Aug. 15
Canobie Talent Search, at Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy St., Salem, N.H. 603-893-3506, canobie.com.
Friday, Aug. 16
Friday Night Dance Party, at Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy St., Salem, N.H. 603-893-3506, canobie.com.
Sixth Annual Outdoor Music Series, 7 p.m. on Bradford Common. Featured act will be The Mike Fioretti Band. Opening act will begin at 6 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Sponsored by the First Church of Christ. Free and open to the public. 978-590-2119.