Reclaiming the Promise of Vatican II, 7 to 9 p.m., St. Thomas the Apostle Church Hall, 1 Margin St., Peabody. The Rev. Kenneth Himes, associate professor, Boston College School of Theology, presents “Vatican II and a Biblical Model of the Moral Life.” The lecture contrasts earlier teaching on morality with a revised conception that emerged after the council’s call to return to scripture as the basis of moral life. All are invited to attend. Sponsored by the Voice of the Faithful North Shore – Seacoast Affiliate in collaboration with Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. For more information, contact Eleanora Paciulan, 978 462-4882, or Barbara and John Gould, 978-535-2321.
Friday, April 18
“Journey to Calvary,” 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., Asbury Grove Methodist Campground, intersection of Asbury and Highland streets, Hamilton. A drive-through Easter event. Drive by the live staged events of the Easter story. Rain date April 19. Continuous viewing. 978-468-2113.
Mozart Requiem, 8 p.m., First Parish Church, 225 Cabot St., Beverly. The Mozart Requiem will be performed by members of the Beverly church choirs with soloists and orchestra, under the direction of Robert Littlefield. Admission is free.
Saturday, April 19
Easter Bunny Breakfast & Egg Hunt, 10 a.m. to noon, Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church, 323 Locust St., Danvers. The youth groups of Northshore and Beverly Unitarian Universalist churches will hold an Easter breakfast and egg hunt with a visit from the Easter Bunny. All ages welcome. All proceeds benefit the churches’ youth groups. $5/person, $20 maximum per family. 978-774-7582, www.nsuu.org.
Sunday, April 30
Easter Egg Hunt, following 10 a.m. Easter service, All Saints Episcopal Church, 46 Cherry St., Danvers. Second annual hunt for area children ages 10 and younger. Rain or shine. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Meet on the front lawn of the church to hunt for more than 500 filled eggs. www.allsaintsepiscopalnorthshore.org.
Saturday, May 3
Laughter & L’Chaim, 7 p.m., Congregation Shirat Hayam, 55 Atlantic Ave., Swampscott. An evening of food and laughter to support the North Suburban Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Journal. Tickets start at $100; packages available. Jessica Chmara, 978-745-4111, ext. 150.