Monday, Oct. 21

danvers: The Women’s Connection October brunch,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 8:45 to 10:30 a.m., Danversport WText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Coloraterfront, 161 Elliott St. $17 inclusive. Reservations and cancellations required. Email Laura at Lauraallavon@aol.com.

Beverly: Vietnam and its Lunar New Year celebration of Tet,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Beverly Public Library, 32 Essex St. Free, no registration required. Contact Ona at ridenour@noblenet.org for more information.

Peabody: State Sen. Joan Lovely office hours,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 9 to 10 a.m., Torigian Community Life Center, 79 Central St. Call 617-722-1410 or email Joan.Lovely@masenate.gov.

Danvers: 43rd Forum on Tolerance,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText ColorNorth Shore Community College, 1 Ferncroft Road, Room DS106B. Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText ColorIn collaboration with Salem State University’s Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies. Contact Professor Carl Jean, cjean@northhshore.edu or 978-762-4000 ext. 6603. www.northshore.edu/tolerance/.

hamilton: “May I Pet Your Dog?” 3 p.m.,Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color Hamilton-Wenham Library, 14 Union St. Representatives of the Canine Company share stories, activities, games with kids. Free, open to the public. 978-468-5577.

Salem: State Rep. Paul F. Tucker office hours, 6 to 7 p.m., Salem City Hall annex, 98 Washington St.

Marblehead: “I Hate Hamlet” auditions, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Abbot Public Library, 235 Pleasant St. For Mugford Street Players’ upcoming production. For more information, contact the director at stagefog@gmail.com.

tuesday, oct. 22

hamilton: Heritage Films presents “Ghost Stories,” 10:30 a.m., Hamilton-Wenham Library, 14 Union St. Local ghost tales and paranormal findings. Free to public. 978-468-5577.

salem: State Rep. Paul F. Tucker office hours, 1 to 2 p.m., Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.

Salem: La Tertulia language skills group meets, 6 to 8 p.m., Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St. Keep Spanish speaking skills in practice. Free. 978-744-2540.

Beverly: Ward 2 Civic Association Meeting, 6:30 p.m., Beverly Public Library, 32 Essex St. Residents and business owners encouraged to attend. Email beverlyw2ca@gmail.com.

Peabody: Author Talk, 6:30 p.m., Peabody Institute Library West Branch, 603 Lowell St. Michael Tougias discusses his book “Ten Hours Before Dawn.” 978-535-3354.

Wednesday, Oct. 23

salem: State Rep. Paul F. Tucker office hours, 8 to 9 a.m., Jaho Coffee Roaster & Wine Bar, 197 Derby St.

Marblehead: Pumpkin Decorating Workshops, 1 to 2 p.m. and 3 to 4 p.m., Marblehead Museum, 170 Washington St. First hour for ages 2 to 4 with adult; second hour for ages 5 to 10. $10 per child for members; $15 per child, nonmembers. Includes pumpkin, decorating supplies, snack. Prepaid reservation required at marbleheadmuseum.org, or call 781-631-1768.

Danvers: Care Dimensions Yoga for Living with Loss, 6 to 7 p.m., Bertolon Center for Grief & Healing, 78 Liberty St. $75 for eight sessions. Drop-in classes Tuesdays, 6 to 7 p.m. through Dec. 17, $10 per class or advance discount. 855-774-5100.

Salem: School Committee Candidate Forum, 6:30 p.m., School Committee Chamber, Collins Middle School. Co-Sponsored by Salem Education Foundation and Salem News.

Marblehead: Medicare 101 for Seniors, 7 p.m., Abbot Public Library, 235 Pleasant St. Free program. Call 781-631-1481 or visit www.abbotlibrary.org.

hamilton: National Novel Writing Month for Newbies, 7 p.m., Hamilton-Wenham Library, 14 Union St. Informal gathering of those interested in finding out about November’s National Novel Writing Month. Drop in, ask questions. 978-468-5577.

Danvers: Riverside Square Dance Club weekly session, 7 to 8:30 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 13 Holten St. Singles or partners. Visit Riversidesquares.org or call 978-774-8159.

Thursday, Oct. 24

HAMILTON: Flu Vaccination Clinic, 3 to 6 p.m., Miles River Middle School, 787 Bay Road. Information at 978-468-5579 or 978-468-5520, ext. 4.

beverlY: Downtown Trick or Treat, 4 to 6 p.m., Cabot and Rantoul streets. Businesses with orange flyers in windows offer free treats for children in costume. www.beverlymainstreets.org.

Danvers: Wine and Food Tasting, 6 to 9 p.m., Danversport Waterfront, 161 Elliott St. Supports Danvers Education Enrichment Partnership’s Teacher Grant Program. Tickets $40 at Merchants Liquor Mart, 88 High St., Danvers or online at www.supportdeep2019.eventzilla.net. Must be 21 with ID.

salem: State Rep. Paul F. Tucker office hours, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Salem City Hall annex, 98 Washington St.

Salem: “Gunplay: A Play About America,” 7:30 p.m., Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts at Salem State University, 356 Lafayette St. Go to www.salemstatetickets.com or call 978-542-6365.

friday, Oct. 25

Salem: State Rep. Paul Tucker’s office hours, 9 to 10 a.m., Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.

Salem: “Gunplay: A Play About America,” 7:30 p.m., Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts at Salem State University, 356 Lafayette St. Go to www.salemstatetickets.com or call 978-542-6365.

Peabody: “Artemisia’s Intent,” 8 p.m., Black Box Theater, 22 Foster St. Discover 17th-century Italy’s feminist Baroque painter in this play by Melissa Moschitto. Tickets $25, at bit.ly/ArtemisiaPeabody.

SATURDAY, OCT. 26

Marblehead: Rummage Sale, 8 to 11:45 a.m., Church of St. Andrew, 135 Lafayette St. Stuff-a-bag from noon to 1 p.m. Donations accepted Oct. 19-24. 781-631-4951, www.standrewsmhd.org/rummage.html.

Danvers: Holy Trinity United Methodist Church Harvest Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 16 Sylvan St. Wheelchair accessible. 978-777-7408.

Salem: “Gunplay: A Play About America,” 2 p.m., Sophia Gordon Center for Creative and Performing Arts at Salem State University, 356 Lafayette St. Go to www.salemstatetickets.com or call 978-542-6365.

Danvers: The North Shore Players present Mel Brooks’ musical “Young Frankenstein,” 7:30 p.m., Hogan Regional Auditorium, 450 Maple St. Tickets range from $15-20, online and at door. www.northshoreplayers.org.