Tuesday, June 17
Marblehead: Library Book Discussion Group, 10 a.m., Abbot Public Library, Marblehead Room, 235 Pleasant St. Group will discuss Graeme Simsion’s debut novel, “The Rosie Project.” New members welcome. 781-631-1481, www.abbotlibrary.org.
Danvers: Music at Eden’s Edge: String SummerSaults, 2 p.m., Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church, 323 Locust St. String SummerSaults, part of Music at Eden’s Edge summer concert series, features string trios of Beethoven, Cras and Taneiev, performed by violinist Maria Benotti, violist Mark Berger and cellist Jacques Lee Wood. www.edensedge.org.
Hamilton: Pajamas & Books, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m., Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., S. Hamilton. Parents with children up to age 5 are invited to join Sue Shepard for books, music and intentional time together. Children may wear pajamas and bring their favorite stuffed friend. Preregister by contacting Lisa Cheney at 978-468-5489 or email@example.com. Presented in collaboration with the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant and the Department of Early Education and Care. www.hwlibrary.org.
Beverly: ‘First Quilts to Last,’ 6:30 p.m., Church of the Nazarene, 556 Cabot St. Crossroads Quilters of the North Shore celebrates its 35th anniversary with its annual salad supper and a program by member Linda Hogan, who will discuss her many years of sewing and quilting.
Salem: Ward 4 Meeting, 7 p.m., AOH, 104 Boston St. Ward 4 meeting includes John Tomasz, director of the Salem Department of Public Works. Residents welcome to attend and share their questions and concerns.
Beverly: Evening Book Discussion Group, 7:30 to 8:45 p.m., Beverly Public Library, Fogg Room, 32 Essex St. Group will discuss “One Summer: America, 1927” by Bill Bryson. New members welcome. Handicapped-accessible. Discussion titles available at checkout desk. Contact reference staff for availability of alternate formats. 978-921-6062, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, June 18
Peabody: Sen. Lovely District Hours, 9 to 10 a.m., Peabody City Hall, City Council room, 24 Lowell St. Sen. Joan Lovely’s office will host district hours. Appointments are encouraged and can be made at 617-722-1410 or email@example.com.