FRIENDS OF DANVERS DOG PARK FUNDRAISER. Thursday, Sept. 20, 4 to 10 p.m., Texas Roadhouse, 301 Newbury St., Danvers. Between 4 and 10 p.m., Texas Roadhouse will donate 10 percent of all guest sales when a Dog Park Donation Night ticket is shown. Proceeds benefit the Danvers dog park project. Also, a table will be set up with raffles, dog park T-shirts and other information between 5 and 9 p.m. For a ticket, email Friends of Danvers Dog Park chairperson Carla King, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, Sept. 21, 6 to 8 p.m., YMCA, 254 Essex St., Beverly. Zumba dance event, led by local Zumba instructors, to support YMCA’s Y For All Campaign. Pre-register at www.northshoreymca.org, or at the Sterling Center Y, with a donation of $8 for Y members, or $10 for the community. All fitness levels are welcome. For more information, call 978-927-6855.
SECOND ANNUAL NIGHT OF FREEDOM. Friday, Sept. 21, 8 to 11:30 p.m., VFW Post 2005, 321 West Shore Drive, Marblehead. Lyman Rollins VFW Post 2005 hosts C.A.P.T.S. Calling All Patriots Troop Support second annual Night of Freedom to pack and send care packages to troops. Event includes 50/50, raffles and music by Marblehead Stones. Donations of coffee, juice packs, beef jerky, snacks and more will be collected. For details and a list of accepted items, visit www.capts911.com or contact the Brings Family at 781-631-4714.
BENEFIT YARD SALE. Saturday, Sept. 22, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ipswich High School, 134 High St., Ipswich. Yard sale to support the Ipswich High School Cheerleaders.
YARD SALE. Saturday, Sept. 22, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saltonstall School, back parking lot, 160 Federal St., Salem. The yard sale, sponsored by the school PTO, will raise money for the school’s enrichment funds. 978-740-1236.
SHRED-A-THON. Saturday, Sept. 22, 9 a.m. to noon, First National Bank of Ipswich, 31 Market St., Ipswich. Shred-A-Thon to benefit the American Red Cross of Northeast Mass. Bring sensitive and confidential documents and pay a tax-deductible $10 per 13-gallon bag, or $15 per box. All shred material is recycled. 978-356-3700.