Saturday, Aug. 17
Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. at Canobie Lake Park, 85 North Policy St., Salem, N.H. Weather permitting. 603-893-3506, canobie.com.
Tuesday, Aug. 20
“Time to Clay” – Paint your own ice cream bowl, 9:45 or 11 a.m. at Windham Town Hall. For ages 2 and up. Cost is $12 for one child, $22 for two children, $32 for three children. Registration deadline is July 19, unless spaces fill prior. Late registrations will be accepted on a first come, first served basis, as space allows. Choose your own colors and design your own bowl. After your masterpiece is complete, the Time to Clay staff will glaze and fire your bowl so you can display it. All colors used are non-toxic and wash off clothing. Pottery will be returned to the Recreation Department within seven to ten days. Specify time when registering. windhamnewhampshire.com.
Wednesday, Aug. 21
2013 Organ Recital Series — Yun Kyong Kim, 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 Michaud Insurance Agency, Inc. 978-685-0693, mmmh.org.
Windham Community Band in Concert, 6 p.m. on the Village Green, in front of the library, police station and town hall, 6 Village Green, Pelham. In conjunction with the Southern NH Festival of Trees kick-off. Sign up to decorate a tree. Free admission. Bring the family, friends, chairs, blankets and sunscreen. Food and drinks will be sold. Concession proceeds will benefit Pelham VFW John H. Hargreaves Memorial Post 10722. PelhamCommunitySpirit.org or email info@PelhamCommunitySpirit.org.
“Whim: A Summer Dining Experience,” 6 p.m. cocktail hour, 7 p.m. dinner at Smolak Farms, North Andover. With Chef Kevin O’Donnell of The Salty Pig 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.