Andover Townsman, Andover, MA

July 11, 2013

Events Calendar


The Andover Townsman

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BOOK GROUP, Boomer Bee Book Group discussing “Lying Awake” by Mark Salzman, 7 p.m., Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St.; mhl.org.

COLLEGE FAIR, representatives from more than 100 schools on hand, 6 to 8 p.m., Case Memorial Cage, Phillips Academy, 180 Main St.; free, public invited, 978-749-4400.

SATURDAY, JULY 13

SUMMER PADDLE, Shawsheen River Watershed Association hosts a July Public Paddle; starts at 8:30 a.m. from the Knights of Columbus, Main Street (Route 38), Tewksbury, to Andover; finishes around 11:30 a.m.; bring your own boat; www.shawsheen.org.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17

JAZZ NIGHT, Jazz Disciples, nine-piece band performing range of Dixieland, American songbook, big band/swing, gospel and popular jazz styles, part of the Department of Community Services’ summer concert series, 6 p.m., The Park, Chestnut and Bartlet streets; free, 978-623-8279.

CRAFT TALK, Busy Boomers Craft It, drop in for a creative night of knitting, crocheting, jewelry-making, quilting, paper crafts and more; bring your own craft projects or play with provided supplies, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St.; mhl.org.

TUESDAY, JULY 23

AUDITIONS, Andover Community Theater tryouts for “Les Miserables,” 7 to 10 p.m.; also Thursday, July 25, by appointment, all roles open; ACT rehearsal space, 250 Canal St., Lawrence; contact Charles Gracy, ACT artistic director www.act.com.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24

JAZZ SET II, Essex Jazz Ensemble performs as part of the Department of Community Services’ summer concert series, 6 p.m., The Park, Chestnut and Bartlet streets; free, 978-623-8279.

LIVE MUSIC, Jazz Disciples, 7 p.m., Rogers Center for the Arts, Merrimack College, 315 Turnpike St., North Andover; free, visit www.merrimack.edu/community/rogers/ or call 978-837-5355.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 31

ROCK THE PARK, Siroteau, acoustic rock group, performs for the Department of Community Services’ summer concert series, 6 p.m., The Park, Chestnut and Bartlet streets; free, 978-623-8279.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7

AUDIENCE CHOICE, Four Guys in Tuxes takes requests when it performs the Department of Community Services’ summer concert series, 6 p.m., The Park, Chestnut and Bartlet streets; free, 978-623-8279.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14

SWING SESSION, Rico Barr & the Jump ‘n’ Jive Review closes out Department of Community Services’ summer concert series, 6 p.m., The Park, Chestnut and Bartlet streets; free, 978-623-8279.

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To submit an item for the Events Calendar, email Judy Wakefield at jwakefield@andovertownsman.com.