The Women of Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill will host its annual holiday luncheon with guest speaker Maria Stephanos on Monday, Dec. 4, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Andover Country Club, 60 Canterbury St. Stephanos, who grew-up in Groveland, has more than 25 years of experience covering New England as a Boston news anchor. Tickets are $45. Proceeds will benefit the Women of NECC’S scholarship fund. The event will include a raffle and silent auction. For tickets, contact Lori Smerdon at email@example.com or call 978-556-3789.Linda Greenstein can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.