ZUMBATHON FUNDRAISER. Sunday, Oct. 21, 3 to 5 p.m., Temple Ner Tamid, 368 Lowell St., Peabody. Includes Zumba, raffles, refreshments, Zumbawear gear for sale and more. All proceeds benefit American Cancer Society’s “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer” campaign. $20/advance, $25/at the door. Advance tickets may be purchased at the temple office. email@example.com.
“A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES.” Sunday, Oct. 21, 3 p.m., First Church in Wenham, 1 Arbor St. With Peter Stewart and Friends. Free; donations accepted. Concert features a number of North Shore bands and performers, including the Solstice Singers, the Voices of Peace, Abby Frost, the Delle Belles, Mark Godin, Margaret McFadden, Molly Cozza and Alicia Tinkham. Hosted by Family Promise North Shore Boston, a nonprofit, interfaith hospitality network that will provide temporary shelter, meals, hospitality and case management for families experiencing homelessness. www.familypromisensb.org or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“MUSIC IN THE WOODS” OPENING CONCERT. Friday, Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m., Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church, 323 Locust St., Danvers. Tom Palance Group featuring Sandi Bedrosian. $20/general, $15/students and seniors, free/children age 12 and younger. Palance is a renowned trumpet performer and educator. Bedrosian is a vocalist with mastery in jazz, popular, classical, liturgical and musical theater genres. 978-774-7582 or www.nsuu.org.
“THE ROYALTY OF ROCK ’N’ ROLL.” Saturday, Oct. 20, 8 p.m., North Shore Music Theatre, 62 Dunham Road, Beverly. An evening of music from The Duke of Earl, Shirley Reeves, Billy Davis, The Persuasions and Johnnie & Joe. Tickets range from $45 to $55. www.nsmt.org.
FAMILY CONCERT. Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m., Maple Street Church, 90 Maple St., Danvers. Church’s first Artist Series event for 2012-2013 features Peter and Mary Alice Amidon performing traditional songs, dance and storytelling. $12/adults, $6/students and seniors, $30/families. All proceeds go to the Artist Series Fund. Free for 2012-2013 Artist Series sponsors. 978-774-4510.
SIXTH ANNUAL MAKE A JOYFUL NOISE! Sunday, Oct. 21, 3 p.m., Congregation Shirat Hayam, 55 Atlantic Ave., Swampscott. “The Sounds and Soul of Native American Spirit,” featuring Grammy-winning Native American Flute Man Joseph Firecrow. $15/advance, $20 at the door, $10/seniors and students. Sponsored by the Council for Spiritual Connection, in collaboration with North Shore Community College’s Forum on Tolerance, Many Faiths-One Family: A Celebration of Harmony and Humanity. 781-599-8005.