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October 31, 2013

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ELECTRONICS RECYCLING COLLECTION. Saturday, Nov. 2, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Landmark School, 429 Hale St., Beverly. Public welcome to bring used and unwanted electronics to Landmark to be property disposed. $5 per item, $5 for a small box of random equipment, $20 for TVs. Funds support Landmark High School’s service trip to Jamaica. For a list of accepted items, visit http://www.landmarkschool.org/electronics.

BOTTLE AND CAN DRIVE. Saturday, Nov. 2, 9 a.m. to noon, Centerville Elementary School parking lot, 17 Hull St., Beverly. Centerville Green Team will hold a can and bottle drive to raise money for the club’s activities. All returnable glass bottles, plastic bottles, and aluminum cans from beverages will be collected. Wine bottles and plastic water bottles will not be accepted as they are recyclable, but not returnable.

Film

“BAG IT.” Sunday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m., CinemaSalem, 1 East India Square, Salem. Free screening of the award-winning documentary about plastic. A question and answer session will follow. Free coffee to first 50 attendees. Presented by Salem Recycles, Salem Sound Coastwatch, S.A.F.E. (Salem Alliance for the Environment), and the Beverly Solid Waste Management Committee. www.salemsound.org, info@salemsound.org.

“CARBON NATION.” Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7 p.m., St. James Conference Room, enter from parking lot at the corner of Bridge and Flint streets, Salem. The Salem Peace Committee will sponsor a screening of “Carbon Nation.” Free. 978-740-9917.

Art

FALL EXHIBIT ABOLITIONISTS! OPENING. Friday, Nov. 1, 6 to 8 p.m., Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St., Salem. Fall exhibit opening with a gallery talk by Bethany Jay, assistant professor of history at Salem State University, who will explore the broad contours and major figures of the abolitionist movement within Salem, paying particular attention to the role of female and African-American abolitionists. Elaine von Bruns, curator of the Abolitionists! exhibit, will guide guests through the pieces from the Athenaeum’s collection and other sources to explore this polarizing time in American history. Talk begins at 6:30 p.m. Free. Reserve a spot at 978-744-2540 or info@salemathenaeum.net.

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