The Friends of the Haverhill Public Library will hold a book sale May 14 through 20.
Preview day is May 14 from 4 to 6:30 p.m. and admission is $20 per person, plus the cost of books. Tickets are available at the door. No children will be admitted. The sale is open to the public May 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and May 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free, but there is a charge for books. Hard cover and trade paperbacks are $1 each. Videos, CDs and DVDs are 50 cents each. All other books are 25 cents each.
The final two days of the sale are May 19 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and May 20 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Books are $3 per bag on those days. Visit online at www.haverhillpl.org.
Sheep-shearing festival May 19
NORTH ANDOVER — The North Andover Festival Committee will present the 41st annual Sheep Shearing and Arts Festival May 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the Old North Andover Common.
Activities include sheep-shearing and herding demonstrations, pony rides, craft fair, food vendors and cowpie bingo. There will be a free shuttle from Franklin School and the Middle School. For more information, call 978-682-5212 or 978-685-5320.
‘Little Orphan Annie’ performancesthis weekend
Spotlight Playhouse will present “Little Orphan Annie” in the Haverhill High School auditorium on Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Tickets are $20, or $18 for senior citizens. To purchase tickets, call 978-380-8509 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Haverhill High School is at 137 Monument St. Visit online at www.spotlightplayhouse.org.
Talk on elder law planned on May 16
Attorney Robert Ford will lead a discussion on elder law May 16 at 10 a.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St.
Ford will discuss elder care issues such as estate planning, health care proxies and living wills. To register for this event, contact Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.