Dine in Dover
The Children’s Museum of NH is hosting a new event called Dover Dine Around, on Saturday, Sept. 29, at 6 p.m. Six local restaurants will host an intimate gathering of diners: Blue Latitudes, Christopher’s Third Street Grille, Ember wood fired grill, Patty B’s Ristorante Italiano, Sonny’s Tavern and Stages at One Washington. Tickets to this exclusive event are $100 per person, and dinner will include a choice of appetizer, entrée and one drink, plus dessert, coffee and after-dinner drink at the After Party. The After Party at the museum will include live music by Ken Ormes of Boston, coffee, dessert, drinks, and the live auction of a handful of art works that are being reserved from the museum’s Gallery 6 art exhibition. Visit childrens-museum.org
True tales and treasure
ACT ONE presents True Tales Live at West End Studio Theatre (959 Islington St., Portsmouth) on Sunday, Sept. 30, at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $20 for adults and $18 for students and seniors. Visit actonenh.org. Full Time Fools present The Treasure of the Cirque Fou at the Players’ Ring Theatre (105 Marcy St., Portsmouth) through Oct. 7, with showtimes on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets cost $18 for adults and $14 for seniors and students. Visit playersring.org
Meet an author
The Music Hall’s Writers in the Loft series will host Jill Lepore at The Music Hall Loft (131 Congress St., Portsmouth) on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. Lepore will present her book These Truths: A History of the United States. The event includes an author presentation, Q&A, book signing and meet-and-greet. Tickets cost $54 and include a copy of the book and a bar beverage. Visit themusichall.org or call 436-2400.
Dress a Girl Around the World will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Salisbury Public Library in Salisbury. Help change the life of a girl by sewing a simple dress to be donated. Bring your sewing machine, a bag lunch and 100-percent cotton fabric. Registration required. Complete details about materials will be given when you register. Contact Corinn to register: email@example.com or 978-465-5071.