Parking is available outside the church buildings. More information is available from Jennifer Castle at firstname.lastname@example.org 617-462-0657.
Bean supper planned: St. James Episcopal Church in Groveland will hold its second bean supper of the season on Oct. 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Parish Hall, 119 Washington St.
The meal includes baked pea and kidney beans, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw and homemade desserts. Cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children. More information is available at www.saintjamesgroveland.org.
Haunted Halloween tour of cemetery: Members of the Essex County Ghost Project will lead a costumed Halloween tour and paranormal investigation of the “haunted” Hilldale Cemetery on Oct. 26.
Gates open at 7 p.m. and the event begins at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per person or $15 for a family of up to four. Kids and adults are invited to wear their Halloween costumes, bring cameras and audio recording equipment. All proceeds go to the purchase of new lawn equipment by the Hilldale Cemetery Association. More information is available from Thomas Spitalere at 978-376-2807.
Talk on Medicare planned: Susan Cripps and Pat Paradis of the Elder Services SHINE program will be at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. on Oct. 30 at 9:30 a.m. to discuss important Medicare information for this year’s re-enrollment period.
This is an important meeting for all Medicare recipients. More information is available from Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at 978-374-2390.
Halloween party planned: Northern Essex Community College’s Life Long Learning Program will host a Halloween party on Oct. 31 at 2 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center on the college’s Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St.
Costumes are optional, but there will be prizes for those who decide to march in a Horribles Parade in costume. Entertainment is a belly dance performance by IL’NARA, Hanna Yashmetsyeva of Haverhill.
Tickets are $15 and include lunch and entertainment. For tickets or more information, contact Charlene Boucher, NECC Life Long Learning coordinator, at 978-659-1225 or email@example.com, Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella at the Council on Aging at 978-374-2390, or Darlene Sutton at Bethany Homes at 978-374-2165. Life Long Learning is a program of lectures, study groups, and trips for adults. All programs are open to the public.