“Grab Your Passports! Destination: Germany,” 7 p.m. at Methuen Village at Riverwalk Park, 4 Gleason St. Dave Caponigro will stroll with his accordion as part of the evening. Free, but advance registration encouraged. 978-685-2220, MethuenVillage.com.
American Red Cross Blood Drive, 2 to 7 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus, 462 Broadway, Methuen. 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767), redcrossblood.org.
Adult Evening Book Club, 6:45 p.m. at the Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., Groveland. “The Namesake” by Jumpa Lahiri will be discussed. Copies of the book are available at the library. 978-372-1732, langleyadamslib.org.
“Talk The Vote,” 8 to 10 p.m. at Massachusetts School of Law, 500 Federal St., Andover. Features a discussion of the upcoming presidential election with NightSide’s Dan Rea. Free admission. 508-485-0776.
“New to Medicare” Workshop, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. Offered by ServiceLink Resource Center of Rockingham County. The workshop will review the basics of Medicare Part A and Part B, Medicare prescription drug plans, Medicare supplemental plans, Medicare Advantage, and preventing Medicare fraud and abuse. Space is limited. Call to reserve a seat. 603-893-9769.
Public forum on the local & national movement to reclaim democracy, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Universalist Unitarian Church of Haverhill, 15 Kenoza Ave. Hosted by the Social Justice Committee. 978-469-7085.
Coffee Time with candidate for State Senate Paul Magliocchetti, 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
Franks & Beans Supper for Methuen Seniors, 4 to 6 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. Hosted by the Methuen Fire Department. 978-983-8825.
Lawrence Chess Club meeting, 6 to 8 p.m. at the Lawrence Public Library, corner of Haverhill and Lawrence streets. Free. Bring a friend and a chess set. All ages and abilities welcome.
Powwow Pond Council annual meeting, 7 p.m. at the Kingston Library, Marshall Road. Tom O’Brien, president of the New Hampshire Lakes Association, will address various options for lake management and control of invasive plant species with non-chemical or noninvasive mechanical means. There will also be a question and answer period. A general meeting of the council will follow the presentation. An election of officers to the Board of Directors will be held. New volunteers are welcome and anyone interested in serving on the board is invited to announce their candidacy at the meeting. Refreshments will be served.