Grill Night, 5 to 7 p.m. at The Center at Punchard (The Center), 30 Whittier Court, Andover. Late summer outdoor barbecue and BoomerVenture Screening Room movie at 7 p.m. Entertainment by The Jazz Disciples. Advance purchase is required. Space is limited. Open to the entire community, pending space. 978-623-8321, andoverseniorcenter.org.
“Night of Cigars” with the Plaistow Lions Club, 6 p.m. to midnight at Buccos Tavern, 143 Main St., Kingston. Enjoy a bag of cigars and sample various scotches or whiskeys. A steak tip and chicken dinner will be provided by the Chicken Connection. There will be give-a-ways and a silent sports auction. Tickets are $100. Proceeds will go to various Plaistow Lions Club charitable projects including Thanksgiving baskets for those in need during the holidays. This event is being sponsored by Cigars Etc., and Altadis Premium Cigars. 617-270-3803, 603-498-8266, 339-223-7310, email firstname.lastname@example.org, plaistow.nhlions.org.
Hyla Brook Reading Series, 6:30 p.m. at the Robert Frost Farm, 122 Rockingham Road, Route 28, Derry. Includes readings by Alfred Nicol, this year’s recipient of the Robert Frost Foundation Poetry Award, and Hyla Brook poet, Melissa Juchniewicz. The program will conclude with an Open Mike from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. The Hyla Brook Reading Series runs annually from May through September. Email email@example.com, facebook.com/HylaBrookPoets.
Thursday Night Family Dinner, 6:30 p.m. at the Lawrence ELKS, 652 Andover St. Menu includes roast pork, roasted potatoes, glazed carrots, salad, bread and butter, dessert, coffee and tea. Cost is $7.50 per person. Call 978-687-7274.
Free outdoor Latin Dance Event, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Campagnone Common Park, Lawrence. The mission is to provide free and safe entertainment to the community. Sponsored by the City of Lawrence.
Gentle Yoga Class, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at First Church Congregational, 26 Pleasant St., Methuen. All ages and all fitness levels welcome. Stretch and relax the mind. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a water bottle. Mats are available to use for those who don’t own one. $5 drop in fee. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.