:Beginner Internet classes: The public library is offering free beginner Internet classes. The classes are small, and offer ample individual attention and hands-on practice. Each class is two hours long. You do not have to own a computer to take these classes, but you are welcome to come with your own wireless-enabled laptop. Classes require advance sign-up. For dates, times and to reserve a spot, stop by the Reference and Information desk at the library or call 978-373-1586, ext. 608. For May classes, the library will begin taking reservations April 24.
Psychic readings Thursday: Winnekenni Castle will host an evening of psychic readings on April 25 from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Readers will be on hand inside the castle for appointments. The castle’s regular readers, Judith-Anne and Valeria will be joined this month by special guest readers Sheila Lynch, who specializes in Intuitive Tarot Readings, and Terry Collins, a medium who also specializes in card readings. Cost is $20 per 15-minute reading. Multiple appointments may be purchased to create longer blocks of time with the readers. Appointments are booked at the door only. Doors open at 5:55 p.m. Guests are permitted to purchase later-hour appointments, leave the castle and then return in time for their session. Refreshments will be available. For more information visit www.winnekenni.com.
:Program on theatrical history offered: The Council on Aging and Northern Essex Community College’s Life Long Learning will host a program titled, “The Theatre of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s” with actor Stephen Collins on April 25 at 2 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center on the Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St. Collins performs monologues from these and other playwrights, and also sings Cole Porter and George Gershwin tunes. Tickets are $2 per person at the door.
:Woodcarving class resumes: The city’s Council on Aging will resume a wood carving class on Fridays at 10 a.m. beginning May 10. Students will be taught by master carver Fred Arakelian. A carving kit of supplies will be provided at a one-time-per-project charge of $18. Carving knives will be loaned to you for free. Course cost is $5 per class for an eight-week session. Registration is required for new students by calling Kathy Bresnahan (ext. 11) or Rita LaBella (ext. 16) at 978-374-2390.