METHUEN — The Marsh Corner Community Church, located at 317 Pelham Street, is hosting a fundraiser called "Chick-Fil-A Mission Night" on June 24 from 5 to 7 p.m.
The event is at the Chick-fil-A in Methuen, 73 Pleasant Valley Street. When you mention the church, 20% of your purchase will go towards money being raised for a mission trip to Cambodia.
City schools apply for after school grant
HAVERHILL — The Haverhill public school district is applying for another competitive grant to fund its long-standing after-school programming at Golden Hill Elementary, Tilton Elementary, and J.G. Whittier Middle schools. Haverhill currently has successful and popular Discovery Club programs before school, after school, and in the summer for students at Bradford, Golden Hill, Tilton, Consentino, J.G. Whittier, and Haverhill High schools.
The funding for Golden Hill, Tilton, and J.G. Whittier will allow students to continue to enjoy homework help, academic enrichment, and recreational activities in a school-based program at these sites.
Examples of enrichment activities include STEM, literacy, arts, recreation, and project-based learning activities. Students can attend four to five days per week. A healthy snack and transportation home will be provided if the district receives funding.
For more information or to comment on this application, contact the after school program office at 978-420-1954.
Bach to Broadway benefit concert is Saturday
HAVERHILL — Bach to Broadway, a concert of classical and musical theater vocal selections performed live to benefit Creative Haverhill’s capital campaign to Reinvent Cogswell will be held on Saturday at the Renaissance Golf Club, 377 Kenoza St.
Enjoy light refreshments and an intimate silent auction from 6 to 7 p.m. Musical performances are from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
The concert will feature classical vocal selections and songs from the musical theater catalogs. Eight professional musicians from the Haverhill area will perform songs including, "Till There Was You," written by Meredith Willson for his musical play "The Music Man" (1957), "Almost Real" from the "Bridges of Madison County," the classic Italian aria "O Mio Babbino Caro" (O my beloved papa) from the opera Gianni Schicchi (1918) by Giacomo Puccini to a libretto by Giovacchino Forzano, and other musical selections.
Featured performers include Aliana de la Guardia, Susan Consoli, Lauren Sprague, Sara Sturdivant, Heather Butler, Risa Annicchiario, Jennifer Onello, and 13-year-old Jonathan Uber.
Tickets, $40 per person or $75 for a pair can be purchased at bachtobroadway-reinventcogswell.eventbrite.com. Enter "Bach to Broadway" and "Haverhill."
Aids Memorial Quilt on display
LAWRENCE — Phoenix Rising UCC is hosting an exhibit of the AIDS Memorial Quilt, presented by the NAMES Project Foundation, now through June 20.
The quilt can be seen from 1 to 6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays at Phoenix Rising, Bldg. 1, Door C, third floor, at 354 Merrimack St., Lawrence. The public is invited and admission is free. The quilt is also available by appointment.
On Saturday, June 15, Phoenix Rising will hold a community trivia fundraiser presented by Stump Trivia that will include a drag show by Amanda Playwith as Pink, a cash bar food, silent auction and cash prizes. A NAMES project naming ceremony is June 30.
For more information, call 978-891-5799 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Golf benefit is Saturday
HAVERHILL — The 20th Annual Par Fore the Cure Golf Classic will be held on Saturday at the Bradford Country Club. This event will include a New England clambake and barbecue after play, as well as a silent auction.
This tournament is held each year to raise awareness and fund research through contributions to the Jimmy Fund. To date, these events have raised more than $460,000 for brain tumor research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Research in Boston.
Silent auction items are needed for this year's event.