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November 21, 2013

Best Bets for Thursday, Nov. 21


The Salem News

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Kitty Kelley, author of "Capturing Camelot," will give a lecture and sign copies of her book tonight as part of a reception for the exhibit "Capturing Camelot: Stanley Tretick's Iconic Images of the Kennedys" at the Heftler Visiting Artists Gallery at Endicott College, 376 Hale St., Beverly. The reception begins at 5 p.m., followed by Kelley's lecture at 6:45 and book signing at 8. Tonight's event is free and open to all. For more information, visit the Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts Web page at Endicott College's website.

Ipswich resident Bill Wasserman shares his photos of Ipswich and Montana in "Spaces," an exhibit at the Hall-Haskell House, also known as the Ipswich Visitors Center, 36 S. Main St., Ipswich. All are invited to a reception for "Spaces" tonight from 6 to 8. Wasserman is a former news photographer and graduate of Montserrat College of Art. If you can't make tonight's reception, "Spaces" will remain on view from 2 to 7 p.m. daily through Sunday, Nov. 24.

Revel in the sounds of Salem State University's musicians tonight, as the Chamber Orchestra performs works by Beethoven, Smetana and Rimsky-Korsakov. Edi Rovi, a Salem resident and senior music major at SSU, will be the featured soloist in Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Salem State University's Recital Hall, 71 Loring Ave., Salem. For more information, call 978-542-7890 or visit the university's website.