ELECTRONICS RECYCLING. Hosted by Troops 6 and 2 of the Beverly Boy Scouts, Saturday, March 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Immanuel Church, 140 Bridge St., Beverly. Operation No Landfill helps raise money for the Beverly Boy Scouts. A nominal fee for recycling service applies. Materials collected are TV sets, computers, monitors, radios, microwaves, cellphones, batteries, exercise equipment, air conditioners and more. Products not accepted include refrigerators, large kitchen and laundry appliances, gas-powered equipment, car batteries, mercury products and fluorescent bulbs. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-993-0105 to schedule home pickup. www.troop2beverly.com.
ICE CREAM SOCIAL FOR COLLEEN RITZER MEMORIAL FUND. Saturday, March 29, noon to 4 p.m., Putnam Pantry, 225 Newbury St., Danvers. Putnam Pantry Candies, a homemade candy and ice cream store, will host an ice cream social to benefit the Colleen Ritzer Memorial Fund. One-hundred percent of the profits from the event go directly to the scholarship fund. In addition to the ice cream social, proceeds from the Putnam Pantry Danvers Strong chocolate coins will also be donated to the fund. www.putnampantry.com.
ME & THEE COFFEEHOUSE. Friday, March 28, 8 p.m., Susan Werner with Jim Trick opening at me & thee coffeehouse, located at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. $25 in advance, $28 at the door. 781-631-8987, www.meandthee.org.
BOSTON ARTISTS ENSEMBLE. Friday, March 28, 8 p.m., Peabody Essex Museum, East India Marine Hall, 161 Essex St., Salem. Ensemble will perform with violinists David Coucheron and Julianne Lee, violist Kathryn Lockwood, cellist Jonathan Miller, pianist Randall Hodgkinson, and clarinetist Tomas Martin. $27 nonmembers, $24 PEM members, $10 students. For tickets, call 978-542-1511; tickets also available at the door. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC. Monday, March 31, 7 p.m., Peabody Institute Library, 82 Main St., Peabody. As part of its four-part series, Music at Eden’s Edge presents its next event, called “Three Times One Equals Four: The Sum of the Parts,” featuring a string trio of MEE performers, violinist Maria Benotti, violist Jason Fisher and cellist Jacques Lee Wood. The trio will demonstrate that the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. Details and reservations at 978-531-0100, ext. 10, or www.peabodylibrary.org.