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ANDOVER — The Taste of The Andovers, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Wyndham Andover Hotel, 123 Old River Road. Cost is $25 per person. Event benefits the Andover Chamber of Commerce scholarship fund. Make checks payable to the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce. For more information, call 978-686-0900.
HAVERHILL — The BNI Haverhill Chapter will host a Business Networking Breakfast/Fall Open House from 7 to 9 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church of Haverhill, 346 Broadway. Free admission. For more information, call Dianne McDermott at 978-394-5166.
NORTH ANDOVER — The Merrimack Valley Planning Commission is one of many local agencies sponsoring "Organizing for Community Development" for the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Murray Lounge, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St. Lunch will be provided. The workshop is free. Visit www.mass.gov to register. Registration deadline is Oct. 31.
NORTH ANDOVER — The Greater Merrimack Valley Human Resources Association will hold its monthly meeting 8 to 10:30 a.m. at 1600 Osgood St. The topic is "Conducting Internal Investigations: Avoiding Common Mistakes." Free for members, $25 for nonmembers. For more information, visit www.gmvhra.com.