Tickets are still available to see the nation’s newest celebrity chef, Kristen Kish of Boston, who will be the featured guest at the inaugural Spring Celebrity Series event to benefit Emmaus Inc. The event is tomorrow from 7:30 to 9 p.m., with a VIP reception beginning at 6:15 p.m. at the Rogers Center for the Arts on the campus of Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover. Proceeds benefit the operating budget for Emmaus Inc., which provides services to more than 3,000 homeless men, women and children in Haverhill each year. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.emmausinc.org.
Council on Aging plans trip to the Boston Pops
The Council on Aging will host a trip to the Boston Pops at Symphony Hall June 7. John Williams will conduct a program titled “Film Night,” which includes much of his cinematic music. Scores from “Star Wars,” “Jaws,” “Indiana Jones,” “ET,” “Harry Potter” and more will be included in the program. This trip will include a stop at the Prudential Center for shopping or food your own prior to the 8 p.m. show. Tickets are $89 per person and include motorcoach transportation and first balcony Pops ticket. For more information contact Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.
Council plans trip to Baltimore
The Council on Aging is planning a trip to Baltimore to see the Boston Red Sox play the Orioles in Camden Yards. A visit to Gettysburg National Park for the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg is included. Trip departs July 26, and returns on July 28. This trip includes three Red Sox games at Camden Yards, and two nights in the Crown Plaza in Timonium, Md., with full American breakfasts.
Cost is $449 per person, double occupancy.
More information is available from Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.
Blankets for Kids Group meets at Citizens Center