Items can be sent to What’s Happening by e-mailing email@example.com. Photo attachments in JPEG format are also welcome; items can be sent to What’s Happening by regular mail to: What’s Happening, The Valley Dispatch, c/o Suzanne Dion, 491 Dutton St., Lowell, Mass., 01853.
COMEDY NIGHT: American Legion Hall, 547 Broadway Road, 8 p.m., Sat., April 25. Featuring Las Vegas and television regular Louis Ramey, Mike Prior (Comedy Central, MTV Comedy) and Jim Whitman. Doors open at 6 p.m.. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased by contacting Ken Cunha of the Dracut Lions at 978-454-8829. Tickets will be available the night of the show if not sold out in advance. Proceeds benefit Mass Lions Eye Research and various Lions Charities.
50th REUNION: Dracut High School, Saturday, Sept. 19, 5:30 p.m., Lenzi’s, 810 Merrimack Ave., Dracut. Tickets $50 each. Call Joanne (Piekarski) Daileanes @ 978-957-1798 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
40th REUNION: Dracut High School, Class of 1975, 7 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 14, Four Oaks Country Club, 1 Clubhouse Lane, dracut. Tickets $50 each by Sept. 30, $75 after Sept. 30. For information and reservation form, go to www.dhsclassof1975.weebly.com
BONE-BUILDERS PROGRAM: Developed in conjunction with Tufts University researchers; free classes held Mondays and Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m., Dracut Council On Aging, 951 Mammoth Road; classes focus on strength training, balance exercises, and education about osteoporosis and fall prevention; registration required; for more information, call Judy at 978-957-2611.
BOY SCOUT TROOP 83: For boys 11-17 who like camping, boating, animal care, hiking, rock climbing, fishing, and a week of summer camp; meet Wednesday nights, 7-8:30, at Christ Church United, 10 Arlington St., Dracut. For more information, email Scoutmaster Grimard, email@example.com, http://troop83dracut.com, or on Facebook: Boyscout Troop Dracut.
DRACUT AMERICAN LEGION POST 315: Meets the third Saturday of the month, 1 p.m., 574 Broadway Road; new members welcome.
DRACUT COMMUNITY CHORUS: Rehearsals each Wednesday, 7-9 p.m., Music Room, Dracut High School; all adults welcome; no audition required; call 978-501-3016 for more information.
DRACUT COUNCIL ON AGING: Open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 951 Mammoth Road; group offers transportation to medical appointments, social services, outreach for the homebound; registered nurse on premesis Thursdays, 1:30-3:45 p.m.; for more information, call 978-957-2611.
DRACUT GARDEN CLUB: Meets first Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. (March -December) at Harmony Hall, Lakeview Avenue, Dracut. New members welcome. Call contact Mary Jo at 978-454-9733 or Donna at 978-937-7078 .
DRACUT KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 4225: Meets the first Tuesday of the month; 7 p.m., Dracut Historical Society Building, Lakeview Avenue; new members welcome: for more information, 978-458-2667 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
DRACUT LIONS CLUB: Meets second and fourth Wednesday of the month; 6:30 p.m., Owen and Ollie’s, 91 Mill St., Dracut; new members are always welcome; for more information, contact the Dracut Lions Club, P.O. Box 217, Dracut MA 01826 or call 978-454-8829.
DRACUT VFW POST 9307: Meets the third Saturday of the month,11:30 a.m., Dracut American Legion Post 315, Broadway Road; new members welcome.
DRACUT SENIOR CITIZENS CLUB: This social club meets the second and fourth Wednesday of the month, 1-3 p.m., 951 Mammoth Road; a bingo game follows the meeting, plus various other social functions; anyone 60 or older is invited to join; you need not be a Dracut resident; annual dues are $2, payable on meeting days; for further information, call 978-453-0969.
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE: Meets the third Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Dracut American Legion Post 315, Broadway Road, Dracut; new members welcome.
MOMS TO MOM: Meets every other Thursday, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Crossroads Baptist Church, Pelham; for more information, contact Cindy at email@example.com or ask for Cindy at the church phone, 603-635-1556.
PATCHWORK PALS OF GREATER LOWELL QUILT GUILD: Meets on the first Sunday of the month — except for holiday weekends or Super Bowl Sunday; then meets on the second Sunday; Polish American Veterans, 201 Coburn St., Lowell; new members and visitors are always welcome; for more information, visit www.patchworkpals.org.
PELHAM COUNCIL ON AGING: Meets the first Thursday of the month (except July and August), 1 p.m., Pelham Senior Center, 8 Nashua Road, Pelham; meetings open to the public and begin with an open forum.
PELHAM VFW: John H. Hargreaves Memorial Post 10722, 6 Main St., Pelham; meets first Thursday of the month, 7 p.m.