Saturday, Sept. 28
Yard Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church in Beverly, 221 Cabot St. Items will include housewares, tools, small appliances, furniture, books and sports items. Held in the gym, which is handicapped-accessible/stroller friendly. Rain or shine. All proceeds help to support the mission work of the church. Call 978-922-3295 for more information or to donate items. www.fbcbeverly.org.
Yard Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Memorial United Methodist Church, 2 Dane St., Beverly. Features books, toys, white elephant tables, snack bar and more. In case of rain, sale will take place indoors. 978-927-1066.
Tuesday, Oct. 1
Mass in honor of Saint Therese, 7:30 p.m., Discalced Carmelite Nuns, Mount Carmel Road, Danvers. An evening Mass will be held in the Chapel for the feast of Saint Therese, the “little flower.” Bishop Peter J. Uglietto will deliver the homily. Following the Mass there will be a distribution of blessed roses and veneration of the relic of Saint Therese. All are invited to attend.
Thursday, Oct. 3
The Evangelical Left: Oxymoron or Opportunity, 4:30 p.m., Ken Olsen Science Center, MacDonald Auditorium, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham. David Swartz will present “The Evangelical Left: Oxymoron or Opportunity?” Swartz will address how evangelicals of nearly all political and denominational persuasions view social engagement as a fundamental responsibility, and, in light of recent history, what an evangelical progressive vision of politics can contribute to the common good. A reception will be held at 4 p.m. Lecture is free and open to the public. Debbie Drost, email@example.com.
Friday, Oct. 4
Fall rummage sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., First Baptist Church, gymnasium, 221 Cabot St., Beverly. Fall Rummage Sale includes clothes for all ages and sizes, housewares, books, kitchen items and sports equipment. Handicapped-accessible. Rain or shine. All proceeds support the mission work of the church. 978-922-3295, www.fbcbeverly.org.