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The Essex Democratic Committee will hold a caucus Saturday, Feb. 9, 9:45 a.m., at the Senior Center, 17 Pickering St., to elect delegates for the Massachusetts Democratic Convention to be held on June 1 in Lowell. Doors close at 10 a.m. Refreshments will be served. Call Lysa Leland at 978-768-7006.
Don White performance
Don White will perform at the One World Coffee House on Saturday, Feb. 23, 8 p.m., at First Universalist Church, 57 Main St. Tickets are $15. Visit www.oneworldcoffeehouse.org or call 978-768-3690.
Temple Ahavat Achim’s Café Shalom will present the Backwoods Ramblers on Saturday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m., at 86 Middle St., Gloucester. Daisy Nell of Essex opens the show. A $10 donation is suggested.
Donations are being accepted for the Neil G. Ramsden Academic Achievement Award — a memorial award given by the teachers of Essex Elementary School to Essex high school seniors who graduated from EES, and are enrolling in at least a two-year program of study. The award is based on academic achievement, citizenship and service. Donations may be made to Essex Elementary School with “Achievement Award” on the memo line, c/o Susan Hardy, Essex Elementary School, 12 Story St., Essex, MA 01929.