---- — PLAISTOW — The Knights of Columbus will be holding the third Middle School Dance of the school year for children in sixth through eighth grades on Friday from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
The dance is held at St Luke’s Church Hall (formerly Holy Angels) on Route 121 near the Haverhill/Atkinson line. The admission cost is $5 and there is also a concession stand.
Students are expected to show up in proper attire (school type rules apply). The dance is well chaperoned with 20-plus adults and there is also a policeman on duty inside the dance.
If school is canceled for weather reasons the day of the dance, the dance will also be canceled. Contact Peter of the Knights at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Planning resources available to public
WINDHAM — The Community Development Department, 3 North Lowell Road, maintains a collection of planning resources and maps available to the public.
Tax and zoning maps, stormwater information and flood plain materials are among items that can be viewed during business hours, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
To view the full list, visit windhamnewhampshire.com.
Sandown Food Pantry needs donations
SANDOWN — Food donations are needed for Christmas meals. The Sandown Food Pantry needs: 14- to 18-pound frozen turkeys, 5-pound bags of potatoes, stuffing, gravy, cranberry sauce and brownie mix.
Nonperishable items can be dropped off at Town Hall by Friday.
Anyone donating a turkey or potatoes is asked to call Arlene Bassett at 887-3453 or Louise Chartier at 887-8458.
Frozen turkeys can be dropped off at Town Hall Saturday between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.
It’s magic in Plaistow Monday
PLAISTOW — Plaistow Recreation and Plaistow Public Library will sponsor the Norman Ng Magic Show Monday at 1 p.m.
He has been performing his magic around the country for more than 20 years.
Sandown welcomes Jolly Old St. Nick
SANDOWN — Santa will be visiting Newton homes Saturday and Sunday, thanks to the Sandown Lions Club.
It costs $25 for a 15-minute visit, $50 for 30 minutes.
Proceeds benefit Lions Club projects.
Call 819-8433 to schedule a visit.
Newton residents, get on your skates
NEWTON — Skate into the new year with the Newton Recreation Commission.
There will be a rollerskating outing to Skateland in Haverhill Dec. 27 from 5 to 7 p.m.
There is a $3 charge to rent skates. This is for Newton residents only.
Library offers free computer tutoring
HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Public Library has free computer tutoring available, by appointment, on Saturdays between noon and 2 p.m.
Learn how to join Facebook, hone your job search skills, set up an email account, download books and more.
Call 329-6411 to make a 30-minute appointment for one-to-one help.