PARANORMAL SCIENCE, Paranormal Research Association of Boston highlights paranormal activity and the methods used to locate and test it, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m., Flint Memorial Library, 147 Park St., North Reading; free, recommended for teens and adults; www.praofb.org/v2/, 978-664-4942.
BRASSERIE 28, Singer-songwriter Adam Payne, soul, acoustic, Thursday, Oct. 17; singer-song writer, Ryan Fitzsimmons, acoustic, covers, Friday, Oct. 18; Alex Raven, blues, soul, funk, classic rock, Wednesday, Oct. 23; all music 8 to 11 p.m., 2 Elm Square, Andover; http://brasserie28.com.
CABARET, Andover High School Choral Department presents fifth annual Cabaret, a night of Broadway memories old and new featuring 100 performers, Friday, Oct. 18, 7 p.m.; $7 adults, $5 students; http://ahsmusic.ticketleap.com/cabaret, 978-623-8616.
CHORAL EVENSONG, Christ Church Andover presents Service of Choral Evensong featuring choir of Christ Church Andover and Hamilton Wenham, conducted by John Russell, Sunday, Oct. 20, 4:30 p.m.; preceded by organ recital 4:30 p.m., Christ Church Andover, 33 Central St.; 978-475-0529.
HAPPY HARVEST, Friends of Memorial Hall Library concert series kick-off featuring Áine Minogue on the harp singing songs of the fall season, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2:30 p.m., Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover; 978-623-8401, ext. 38.
MUSICAL FUSION, Essex Chamber Music Players, under artistic direction of Michael Finegold of Andover, presents Third Stream Music featuring two original compositions, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2 p.m., Hartleb Technology Center, Northern Essex Community College, 100 Elliott St., Haverhill; $15 general admission, $5 students; www.ecmp.org.
PHILLIPS ACADEMY, Orchestra and Band Concert, Friday, Oct. 18, 8 p.m.; Vocal and Choral Concert, Sunday, Oct. 20, 3 p.m.; presented by Phillips Academy Music Department, Cochran Chapel, 180 Main St.; free, 978-749-4260, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANDOVER BOOKSTORE, Daphne Kalotay, author of “Sight Reading,” Thursday, October 17, 7 p.m.; Peggy Rambach, author of “The Lons,” Thursday, Oct. 24, 7 p.m., free; 89R Main St., Andover; 978-475-0143, www.hugobookstores.com.
ACT THEATER, “Les Miserables,” featuring 80-plus cast, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25 and 26, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m., Collins Center for the Performing Arts, 80 Shawsheen Road, Andover; tickets $25 premium seating, $20 general admission; www.acttheathercompany.com; email@example.com, 978-994-3358.