SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

February 7, 2013

Best Bets for Thursday, Feb. 7

BY MURIEL C. HOFFACKER
STAFF WRITER

— Looking for something to do? Here are The Salem News' Best Bets:

Comments, questions or suggestions? Talk them out with Sen. Joan Lovely during her office hours from 5:30 to 7 p.m., in Beverly City Hall’s conference room A, located at 191 Cabot St. Lovely will meet with constituents of 2nd Essex District to discuss various issues. Appointments are recommended. For more information, call 617-722-1410.

Enjoy treats from local confectioners, champagne, and live jazz music during ArcWorks Community Art Center and Shine Jewelry’s “One Sweet Evening.” The free event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and features a showcase of Northeast Arc’s Shine Jewelry and an introduction to the Gallery Shop at the Art Center. The event will be held at 22 Foster St., in Peabody. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 978-531-7146.

Take part in Montserrat College of Art’s Improbable Places Poetry Tour from 7 to 9 p.m., at Waters & Brown, located at 13 Elliott St., in Beverly. Tonight’s event features poetry with contrast, value, saturation and tone. Join student writers, local poets, and listeners as they celebrate the power of poetry and community. For more information, email colleen.michaels@montserrat.edu, or call 978-969-2301.