Saturday, May 10
Plant & Yard Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 35 Conant St., Beverly. Church holds a plant and yard sale. Plants and flowers; Mother’s Day treasures, including jewelry and books; and more for sale. To sell items, rent a table for $25. Also, the MGH Bloodmobile will be on site for donations. To donate blood or to buy a yard sale table, call the church office, 978-922-5722. Building is handicapped-accessible.
Annual Plant Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Church of the Holy Name, corner of Monument Avenue and Thomas Road, Swampscott. Church holds on the front lawn of the church rectory. Selection of hanging baskets, annuals and perennials, bake-sale table and a book table. Rain or shine. www.churchoftheholyname.com.
Monday, May 12
Girls Book Club Meeting, 7 to 8:15 p.m., Swizzles Frozen Yogurt, 421 Paradise Road, Swampscott. Program by the Lappin Foundation for girls ages 9 to 12 and their mothers. Books focus on the lives and adventures of American Jewish girls. Grandmothers and special friends welcome. Free, books provided. For details, contact Phyllis Osher at 978-740-4404 or email@example.com.
Tuesday, May 13
Connections Plus, 7 p.m., Woodbridge Community Room, 240 Lynnfield St., Peabody. Women of all ages are invited to a free book group with conversations about Jewish identity. Author Randy Susan Meyers will lead a discussion on her book “The Murderer’s Daughters.” RSVP to Sharon Wyner at 978-565-4450 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Walk-ins are welcome.
Saturday, May 17
Huge Yard Sale, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Church in the Cove, 167 Hale St., Beverly. The Church in the Cove will hold, with items for all ages. 978-922-5135.
Sunday, May 18
Church Open House, noon to 2 p.m., St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, 124 Bridge St., Salem. Refreshments, Ukrainian crafts, culture, history, music, icons, activities for children and more. www.saintjohnsukr.com.