The Salem News
---- — Saturday, April 27
All-Church Yard Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church gymnasium, 221 Cabot St., Beverly. Housewares, furniture, tools, books, toys and more. Handicapped-accessible and stroller-friendly. Proceeds benefit the missions of the church. Rain or shine. 978-922-3295.
Mad Hatters Auction, 6 p.m. silent auction, 7:30 p.m. live auction, Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. Annual auction with a “hat” theme will benefit the church. Refreshments served all evening. Members and friends of the church are invited to wear a favorite hat decorated for the occasion; prizes awarded for most creative, zany, elegant and more. Free admission. Handicapped-accessible. List of auction items available at www.uumarblehead.org. 781-631-1215.
Celebration of pipe organ restoration, 7 p.m., St. Mary Star of the Sea, 253 Cabot St., Beverly. St. Mary Star of the Sea Parish has reached 40 percent of its $250,000 Organ Console Restoration Campaign for the recent restoration of a failing organ console in its 1908 Hook & Hastings pipe organ. A celebration will be held with organ and choral music, a reception, and light refreshments. Console fundraising donations will be accepted; donations accepted at www.stmarystarorgan.com.
Monday, April 29
Inspirational Evenings: “Reach for the Stars! (Jayzee’s Story),” 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., Hamilton. Autobiographical musical video by Jorgelina Zeoli (“Jayzee”) about healing from trauma; video includes excerpts from her autobiographical novel, “Flashback,” parts one and three. Through music, art and poetry, the video portrays Jayzee’s inner transformation from the horrors of military violence and childhood trauma to a meditative state of inner peace. A discussion will follow the screening. jorgelinazeoli.com or email@example.com.
Thursday, May 2
North Shore National Day of Prayer, 7 p.m., South Congregational Church, 60 Prospect St., Peabody. Special presentation of “People Need the Lord” by New Hope Mime Troupe. www.nationaldayofprayer.org and www.commit2pray.com.