St. Patrick, 12 Main St., Plaistow: St. Patrick Men’s Club meets Oct. 13, 7:30 to 9 a.m. for breakfast and fellowship.
St. Peter Episcopal, 3 Peabody Row, Londonderry: Centring prayer group meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. for silent prayer and contemplation.
South Church, 40 Central St., Andover: Members will have a spiritual blessing for the solar panels recently installed tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. Monday night prayer group meets 7-8:30 p.m. to listen to each other and God through silence, centering prayer and compline. Bible study on the Book of Acts meets Tuesday 2-3:15 p.m.
Temple Emanuel, 7 Haggetts Pond Road, Andover: Religious school offers the program, “Holiday Happenings,” Sundays, 9:15 to10:15 a.m. or 11:15 to 12:15 p.m. Dates are: Nov. 18; Jan. 6, 27; Feb. 10; March 17, 31 and May 5. The eight-weekworkshop is for pre-kindergarten students and their parents or grandparents. It features hands on holiday activities, artsand crafts, stories, singing and cooking. Children will learn their first Hebrew blessings. Cost is $150 for the first child;$110 for the second child and $75 for the third child. To register, contact the temple’s religious school.
Trinitarian Congregational, 72 Elm St., North Andover: The Rev. Rich Knight speaks on “Bridges to the World’s Great Religions” covering the basic beliefs and what Christians can learn from them, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m.
Unitarian Universalist, 15 Kenoza Ave., Haverhill: The Rev. Frank Clarkson and Kimberly Cloutier Green lead “Tendeing the Sacred: Holy Longing, Holy Listening” using contemplative prayer and spiritual direction Oct. 24, Nov. 7, 28 and Dec. 5 9:30-11:30 a.m. and Oct. 16, 30, Nov. 13, 27 and Dec. 11, 7-9 p.m.
West Parish , 129 Reservation Road, Andover: Tai Chi instructor, retired school librarian and world traveler shares her hike on the Camino de Santiago Oct. 11 at 8 p.m. She will talk about training and preparing for the pilgrimage, show photographs she took and recite haiku poems she wrote. The camino was one of the three main pilgrimages Christians in the medieval ages aspired to make. Those interested in joining the church can meet Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. On Oct. 21 the sermon focuses on the Massachusetts Death with Dignity act which will be on the statewide ballot in November.