SACRED MUSIC & DANCE, Loseling monks perform ancient temple music and dance for world healing featuring traditional Tibetan instruments; $25 door, $22 advance, $18 seniors; 978-837-5355.
AFTER-SCHOOL HISTORY, learn about life in Andover during the World Wars. Andover Historical Society, 97 Main St.; 978 475 2236.
FRIDAY, MAY 10
LIVE MUSIC, Lowell Philharmonic Orchestra, 8 to 10 p.m., Pawtucket Congregational Church, 15 Mammoth Road, Lowell; $10 suggested donation; lowellphilharmonic.org.
SUNDAY, MAY 11
LIVE MUSIC, Treble Chorus of New England’s Scholar Choir “Music of the Americas” concert, 7:30 p.m., Free Christian Church, 31 Elm St., Andover; tickets $16 adults, $10 students and seniors; Anna S. Choi at email@example.com, 978-470-TCNE.
SUNDAY, MAY 12
WINE & MUSIC, “Candlelight, Cabernet, Ballades & Brie,” benefits Andover Chamber Music, 6 to 8 p.m., 64 Bartlet St., Andover; space is limited; reserve by emailing sales@AndoverChamberMusic.org or call 978-474-6222.
TUESDAY, MAY 14
PLANT TALK, The North Andover Garden Club hosts landscape designer Adriana O’Sullivan presenting “Tough Plants for Tough Places,” 7 p.m., St. Michael’s Parish Hall, Main Street, North Andover; northandovergardenclub.com, Lisa at 978/689-9318.
SATURDAY, MAY 18
LIVE MUSIC, Emma’s Revolution, the duo of award-winning activist musicians Pat Humphries and Sandy O, with opener Meg Rayne of Newburyport.; doors open 7:30 p.m., Universalist Unitarian Church, 16 Ashland St., Haverhill; $20; $10 for ages 18 and under; newmooncoffeehouse.org, 978-459-5134.
SUNDAY, MAY 19
SHEEP SHEARING FESTIVAL, 41st annual North Andover Sheep Shearing Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Old North Andover Common; Joan at 978-685-5320 or Jeff at 978-682-5212.
PLANT SALE, North Andover Garden Club offers proven perennial plans from their gardens and annuals from Paisley’s in Boxford plus fresh produce from Gaouette Farm of North Andover, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stevens Memorial Library front lawn, Main Street, North Andover, rain or shine; northandovergardenclub.com, or Lisa at 978/689-9318.