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July 15, 2012

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---- — Sunday, July 15

Second annual Sunday “Reggae On The River” Series (Live Reggae), 4 to 8 p.m. at Salvatore’s, 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence. With Classic Vibe. Rain or shine. Free admission, family-friendly, free parking. 978-521-5680, 978-291-0220.

JULY 15-20

Calvary Baptist Church Vacation Bible School, 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. at the church, 13 Ashland St., Haverhill. Study the Bible, do crafts, learn new songs and eat snacks. For ages 2 to adult. Registration begins July 1. 978-373-6466.

Monday, July 16

Nonfiction Book Discussion, 7 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. “The Floor of Heaven: A True Tale of the Last Frontier and the Yukon Gold Rush” by Howard Blum will be discussed. Copies are available at the front desk. Newcomers welcome. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.

“World of Bridges,” 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. at the Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., Groveland. Presented by the Museum of Science Boston. Registration required. 978-372-1732, langleyadamslib.org.

Pajama Story time, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. For all ages. 978-373-1586, ext. 626.

July 16-20

“LEtGO Your Mind 2012 Summer Camp,” 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Saint Joseph Regional School, 40 Main St., Salem, N.H. Open to boys and girls 6-13. The year’s theme is “Unleash the Magic.” Campers will receive a T-shirt and a DVD of their creations. Registration is limited. 603-731-8047, letgoyourmind.com.

Mondays through Aug. 20

Drop-in Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m. at the Stevens Memorial Library, North Andover. All ages welcome, especially pre-kindergartners. Adult/caregiver must stay with their children. Sponsored by the Friends of the Stevens Memorial Library. Free. 978-688-9505.

Tuesday, July 17

New to Medicare Workshop, 1 to 3 p.m. at the Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. 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.

Presentation on sleep issues, 7 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. The coordinator of the Sleep Technology Program at Northern Essex will discuss the causes and treatments of sleep issues. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.

Class: Internet II, 1:15 to 3:15 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. Learn how to search the Web. Pre-requisite: Internet I on July 10. Registration requested. 978-373-1586, ext. 607.

Teen Video Gaming, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. 978-373-1586, ext. 650.

Jocko’s Jazz: The Peppe Merolla 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.

Foot Care Clinic, 1 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St., Methuen. By appointment only. $25. 978-983-8825.

“Ask A Nurse,” 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St., Methuen. Sharon Thomson, RN, Family Services, Inc. will be available to answer general questions regarding medication, health issues, etc. 978-983-8825.

“Up All Night,” 2 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. Staff from the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire will present a program about nocturnal animals. Kids can study owl talons, examine animal tracks, experiment with night vision, smell scents from nature, and make an owl craft. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.

Teens Cook a No Bake Lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Lancaster Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. Teens (11 and up) will make and eat a no bake lunch with tortilla roll-ups and a dessert. Registration requested. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Wednesday, July 18

2012 Organ Recital Series with Kevin Birch, 8 p.m. at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $12 for adults, $5 for children. 978-685-0693, mmmh.org.

Make Dream Catcher Key Chains, 5 p.m. at the Langley-Adams Library, 185 Main St., Groveland. For grades 6-12. Registration required. 978-372-1732, langleyadamslib.org.

Teen Writing Workshop, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. 978-373-1586, ext. 650.

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.

Lawrence Chess Club, 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.

Meet with Methuen Veteran’s Director Tom Hargreaves, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St., Methuen. 978-983-8825.

Singer Tommy Rull, 1 p.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St., Methuen. Sponsored by the Methuen Arts Lottery. 978-983-8825.

Friends of the North Andover Trails meeting, 6 p.m. in Merrimack College’s Welcome Center (McQuade Library), North Andover. General discussion of upcoming activities and events. New members welcome. 978-683-9282.

Baby & Tot Story Time, 9:30 to 10 a.m. in the Beshara Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. For parents and caregivers to share songs, movement activities, finger rhymes and books with their baby and/or toddler. For ages 9 to 35 months. Registration required. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Story Time, 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. in the Beshara Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. For ages 3-6 and their older siblings. Includes stories, songs, movement, and an activity. Registration not required. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Lunch Time Knitting Group, noon to 2 p.m. in the Lancaster Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org

Book to Movie Club, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Beshara Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. Watch and discuss books that have been made into movies. This month’s title is “An Unfinished Life” by Mark Spragg. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Library Board of Trustees meeting, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Lancaster Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

July 18 & 19

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, kelleylibrary.org.

Thursday, July 19

Third Thursday Book Discussion, 1 p.m. at the Hampstead Public Library, 9 Mary E. Clark Drive. “The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession” by Allison Hoover Bartlett will be discussed. Copies are available at the front desk. Newcomers welcome. 603-329-6411, HampsteadLibrary.org.

Sleeping Beauty themed Story time, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. 978-373-1586, ext. 626.

Lecture: Resolving Childhood Allergies with Dr. Dan, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. Registration requested. 978-373-1586, ext. 641.

Informational Health Talk: Sleep Lecture, 10:30 a.m. at the Methuen Senior Activity Center, 77 Lowell St., Methuen. Sponsored by Holy Family Hospital. 978-983-8825.

Native American Moons, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Lancaster Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. Children (7-11) will hear Native American folklore about the moon and make a moon mobile. Registration requested. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Thursday’s Monday Knitting Circle, 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Lancaster Room, Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem, N.H. 603-898-7064, kelleylibrary.org.

Friday, July 20

National Parks Online Scavenger Hunt, 11 a.m. to noon at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. For ages 7 and up. Registration requested. 978-373-1586, ext. 626.

Make Ice Cream, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Haverhill Public Library, 99 Main St. For ages 12 and up. Registration requested. 978-373-1586, ext. 650.

Fridays through Aug. 3

Friday Family Film, 2 to 4 p.m. at the Stevens Memorial Library, North Andover. The film changes each week and is not the same film shown during the library’s Tuesday/Wednesday movie time. Sponsored by the Friends of the Stevens Memorial Library. Free. 978-688-9505.

Saturday, July 21

Annual Lobster Bake Fundraiser, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lawrence Elks No. 65, 652 Andover St. Menu includes boiled lobster, 1/2 roasted chicken, chowder, baked potato, corn on the cob, salad, rolls and butter. Music and dancing, raffles. $25 per person. 978-687-7274.

“Linking Lawrence” Event, noon at Misserville Park, Allen and Summer streets, Lawrence. Hosted by the Substance Abuse Prevention Task Force. Includes a 3 on 3 basketball tournament (male and female), and a skateboard/long board contest (male and female), raffles, activities and prizes. Learn about underage drinking prevention, social host liability laws and more. Open to community members, families, adults and youth. 978-332-8234, email lmccdrivera30 p.m. at the Collins Center for the Performing Arts, Andover. Tickets $35. Proceeds will go towards the Northern Essex Community College Fund. 978-556-3789, email lsmerdon@necc.mass.edu.

Sunday, Sept. 30

Second annual Sunday “Reggae On The River” Series (Live Reggae), 4 to 8 p.m. at Salvatore’s, 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence. With Jah-N-I Roots Band. Rain or shine. Free admission, family-friendly, free parking. 978-521-5680, 978-291-0220.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Fifth Annual Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the hall of St. Lucy Parish, 254 Merrimack St., Methuen. Crafters needed. Space includes an 8-ft. table for $30. 978-685-8818.

Tuesday, Oct. 23

Merrimack Valley PFLAG chapter meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, South Church, 41 Central St., Andover. 781-891-5966. email merrimackvalleypflag@gmail.com, gbpflag.org.

Nov. 24 & 25

Sanborn Ice Hockey Holiday Craft Fair, at Sanborn Regional High School, Kingston. Crafters wanted. Reserve an 8-ft. table now for $50. Make checks payable to Sanborn Athletics and mail to Dena Bouzianis, 9 Maple St., Kingston, NH 03848. Include name, address, email, phone number and brief description of the items. 207-351-5338, email sanbornicehockey@comcast.net.

Tuesday, Nov. 27

Merrimack Valley PFLAG chapter meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, South Church, 41 Central St., Andover. 781-891-5966. email merrimackvalleypflag@gmail.com, gbpflag.org.