Monday, Oct. 1
Creative Cafe: Monthly Craft Night, 7 p.m. at Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Join fellow crafters and work on one’s own projects. Open to adults who knit, crochet, scrapbook, and create other portable crafts. Meetings are held on the first open Monday of each month. 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32, mhl.org.
“A Supernatural Evening with Jeff Belanger,” 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Groveland Town Hall. The author, lecturer and talk show host will sell and sign copies of his books. For adults and teens.
Through Oct. 19
New art exhibitions, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Essex Art Center, 56 Island St., Lawrence. “Lives Transformed: A Celebration of Marvin Sweet and his Students” in the Chester F. Sidell Gallery, and “At Home: New Work by Heidi Hogden” in the Elizabeth A. Beland Gallery. Free admission. 978-685-2343, essexartc
Tuesday, Oct. 2
TRIAD Senior Safety meeting, 10 a.m. at the Methuen Senior
Activity Center, 77 Lowell St. 978-983-8825.
“Let’s Create: Mosaics,” 7 p.m. at Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Join mosaic and stained glass artist Leslie Doherty for a hands-on lesson with glass tile mosaics. Participants will create a trivet or small wall plaque to keep. 978-623-8401, ext. 31 or 32, mhl.org.
Jocko’s Jazz: The Greg Abate Quartet, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at the Sahara Club, 34 Bates St., Methuen. $10 cover. Wheelchair accessible. 978-683-9200, jockosjazz.com.
Andover Garden Club Membership Meeting, 10 a.m. at South Church, 41 Central St., Andover. Tony Todesco, owner of One Main Street Studio in Stow, will present the floral design program, “What’s New in Design.” Free for members, $10 for guests. Includes refreshments. 978-470-2627, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Read to Dixie, 6 to 7 p.m. in the Children’s Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. Sign up for one 15-minute session with Dixie the READ dog. Registration required. 603-898-7064.