Saturday, Oct. 13
Rosary Prayer Service, noon to 1:30 p.m., Danvers Town Hall, 1 Sylvan St. Special service to commemorate the 95-year anniversary of Our Lady of Fatima’s appearance to the three children of Portugal. Members of St. Mary of the Annunciation Parish and others will gather to publicly pray the holy rosary for world peace, and for guidance and protection of the country and its leaders. 978-774-3635.
Concert to benefit church, 7 p.m., The Church of the Holy Name, 60 Monument Ave., Swampscott. An evening of acoustic blues and roots music by Guitars Inc., a duo featuring Larry Power and Steve Coveney. $10 donation. Fundraiser for the church’s Building Fund, which helps defray the cost of operating and maintaining the church. www.churchoftheholyname.com.
Sunday, Oct. 14
The Genesis of Judaism, 10:15 to 11:45 a.m., Temple Beth Shalom, 489 Lowell St., Peabody. Dr. Michael Szycher explores the book of Genesis from a historical, theological and archeological perspective. Complimentary bagels, lox and pastries. Reserve a spot at 978-535-2100 or email@example.com.
Choral Evensong, 5 p.m., Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, 188 Elliott St., Danvers. The Choir of Christ the Redeemer will sing the classic Anglican service of evening prayer with music by Edward Bairstow, Leo Sowerby and Anthony Wilson. Free. 978-774-3163, ext. 353.
Friday, Oct. 19
“Soaking” Prayer Opportunity, Christ the Redeemer Church, 188 Elliott St., Danvers. The third Friday healing service begins with a potluck at 6:30 p.m. (bring food to share), followed by a healing service at 7:30 p.m. Bring paper and a pen to write down prayer requests; healing ministry will pray from written requests. Dress comfortably. Those wishing to lie down in the pew can bring a pillow or blanket. All ages welcome. 978-774-3163 or www.ctr-anglican.org.
Saturday, Oct. 20
The Phenomenal St. Andrew’s Rummage Sale, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., 135 Lafayette St., Route 114, Marblehead. Includes an antiques boutique, baked goods, books, clothing, toys, cafe serving lunch, lamps, luggage, sports equipment, furniture, electronics and more. At noon, attendees can purchase a bag for $5 and fill it full with anything that fits. Also, outside sales for early birds. 781-631-4951.