Andover Townsman, Andover, MA


April 18, 2013

Events Calendar


GRAMMY WINNER VISIT, three-time Grammy Award winner Adam Ayan, a graduate of UMass Lowell’s sound recording technology program who has worked with Madonna, Foo Fighters, Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill, Pearl Jam, Keith Urban, Kelly Clarkson, the Rolling Stones and Rascal Flatts, will give a presentation on album making, sponsored by Northern Essex Community College, 7 p.m., David Hartleb Technology Center, Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St.; free, open to public.

GOOD HEALTH TALK, Dr. Chris Condon, from Health Source of Andover, in conjunction with the Andover YMCA, presents a free workshop on proper exercise, good posture and more; 978-685-3541 for location.

EARTH DAY TALK, Hadassah New England hosts Barbara Goldstein in honor of Earth Day, 7:15 to 9 p.m., Congregation Beth Israel, 501 S. Main St., Andover; RSVP at 781-455-9055 or


CRAFT FAIR, students and staff will be selling their creations including handmade jewelry, original photography, headbands, sewing creations, knitted pieces, ceramics, baskets, hats, denim accessories, gift boxes, veggie seedlings, potted plants, leaf skeleton origami, furniture, sea glass jewelry, handmade soaps, recycled items, beaded mobiles, ornaments, decoupage frames, glasses and more, 5 to 8 p.m., Wood Hill Middle School, 11 Cross St., Andover.

AFTER-SCHOOL HISTORY, series kick off with “A Lesson in Victorian Etiquette,” Andover Historical Society, 97 Main St.; 978-475-2236.

FREE AUTHOR READING, Elizabeth Graver and Hester Kaplan read from their latest novels, “The End of the Point” and “The Tell,” 7 p.m., Andover Bookstore, 89R Main St. Andover; 978-475-0143.


SIMPLY SINATRA, starring Steve Lippia who interprets some of the most well-known and beloved Frank Sinatra hits; $35 door, $30 advance, $25 seniors/students; 978-837-5355,


SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS, Supper at Trinitarian Congregational Church, 72 Elm St., North Andover, 4:30 to 6 p.m., $7 to $9.

WORLD TAI CHI DAY, 10 a.m. to noon, an annual event held worldwide the last Saturday in April, parking lot behind Yang’s Fitness Center, 5 Dundee Park; public invited, no experience required; visit

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