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March 8, 2014

North Shore religion calendar

Saturday, March 8

North American Chorus Association Philharmonic Chorus, 7 p.m., Family Life Center, First Church Congregational, 4 Georgetown Road, Boxford. Sixty Chinese American singers perform traditional music, American folk songs and classical pieces. Free-will offerings accepted. Refreshments served after concert. www.FirstChurchBoxford.org or NACA135.org.

Artist Series Concert, 7:30 p.m., Maple Street Congregational Church, 90 Maple St., Danvers. Four local vocal groups perform: Beverly High School Vocal Ensemble, Building Bridges Through Music from Lynn, the Follow Hymn Gospel Choir from Lynn and the Chancel Choir of the Maple Street Church. Program will conclude with a finale by all four groups combined. $7/adults, $5/children, students and seniors. 978-774-4510.

Sunday, March 9

“Honor Diaries” Screening, 7 p.m., Congregation Shirat Hayam, 55 Atlantic Ave., Swampscott. In honor of International Women’s Day, the Lappin Foundation and the Jewish Journal join more than 30 organizations to present a free screening of the first film to break the silence on “honor violence” against women and girls. Free; open to all. RSVP to Susan Feinstein at 978-740-4431 or sfeinstein@lappinfoundation.org. Walk-ins welcome.

Tuesday, March 11

“Who Filled the Pews in St. Michael’s Church: 1714-1750?”, 7:30 p.m., St. Michael’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 26 Pleasant St., Marblehead. The second program of St. Michael’s tercentenary lecture series features author Robert Booth, who will discuss the Anglican people that filled the pews at St. Michael’s from 1714 to 1750. Free. gracefriary@comcast.net, www.stmichaels2014.org.

Wednesday, March 12

Fonda-Kaaij Duo Concert, 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 221 Cabot St., Beverly. Concert of guitar and cello music by Granados, Bach, Nin and Schubert. Suggested donations at the door: $15/adult, $10/student, senior. www.fbcbeverly.org/current.html.

Saturday, March 15

Ham and Bean Supper, 6 p.m., Church of the Holy Name, corner of Monument Avenue and Thomas Road, Swampscott. Baked ham, homemade baked beans, breads, coleslaw, desserts and hot and cold drinks. Raffle. $10/adult, $5/children ages 12 to 16, free/children under 11. Entrance at 40 Hardy Road. www.churchoftheholyname.com.

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