SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Lifestyle

November 8, 2012

North Shore Entertainment Calendar

(Continued)

WEEKEND FESTIVAL: WEAVING TALES OF GLORY. Saturday, Nov. 10, and Sunday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem. Experience the life and art of medieval Europe through performances, demonstrations and hands-on fun, including building a catapult. For families with children. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.

HOLLY FAIR. Sunday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Salem Moose Family Center, 50 Grove St., Salem. Salem Moose Family Center’s third annual Holly Fair includes door prizes, two holly wreaths, 50-50 raffle and refreshments served all day. All proceeds go to Moose charities.

PARISH CHRISTMAS FAIR, Saturday, Nov. 10, 11 a.m., St. John the Baptist’s school gym, cafeteria and thrift shop, 17 Chestnut St., Peabody. Unique gifts, Christmas shopping ideas, holiday decorations, sports collectibles, player autographs, raffle prizes, supervised children’s activities, crafters, vendors, fair trade, fundraising, fried dough and baked goods tables, wheel of fortune, grandma’s attic treasures, and more. Fair opens with express lunch at 11 a.m. and closes at 7 p.m., following a Dominican dinner served at 5 p.m. Also open Sunday, Nov. 11, at 9 a.m., and closing at 3 p.m. following a Dominican lunch served from 12:30 to 3 p.m. 978-531-0002.

HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE OPENING RECEPTION. Sunday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Cloister Gallery and Guild Room, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 135 Lafayette St., Marblehead. Opening reception featuring hand crafted artworks and newly-published books by parishioners; paintings, hand-knit scarves and sweaters, books, hand-painted decorative home accessories and greeting cards available for purchase. Marketplace open through Nov. 29. 781-631-4951 or officestandrews@verizon.net.

Lectures, presentations and discussions

“RIGHTING THE WRONGS: CREATING A MORE JUST IMMIGRATION SYSTEM.” Thursday, Nov. 8, 7 p.m., Northshore Unitarian Universalist Church, 323 Locust St., Danvers. Aviva Chomsky will speak about immigration. Chomsky is a professor of history and coordinator of Latin American studies at Salem State University. 978-774-7582 or www.nsuu.org.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Lifestyle
  • Tuesday's Best Bets Best Bets for Tuesday, July 29

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

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dear Abby: Dating scene is frustrating for strong young woman Dear Abby: In short, my son is a klutz -- to the point that it affects his self-confidence. He's different from everyone else in the family. Is being a klutz genetic? Is it permanent? He's not doing well academically, either. How can I help him? Par

    July 29, 2014

  • Monday's Best Bets Best Bets for Monday, July 28

    Looking for something to do today? Check out The Salem News' Best Bets.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dear Abby: Son-in-law’s abusive father makes gatherings painful Dear Abby: I adore my son-in-law, "Tom." He's a wonderful husband to our daughter. He's always inviting us to dinner along with his parents and family. We get along with them but can't stand how they treat Tom. We have never seen parents treat their

    July 28, 2014

  • This weekend's Best Bets Best Bets for Saturday, July 26

    Looking for something to do today? Check out The Salem News' Best Bets:

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • North Shore religion news in brief Congregation Shirat Hayam is offering a free, five-week Hebrew Reading Crash Course on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. from Sept. 2 through Oct. 7, at the synagogue, 55 Atlantic Ave., Swampscott. Led by Nancy Miller, the course is open to the community and is

    July 26, 2014

  • North Shore religion calendar Wednesday, July 30 Book Club, 7 p.m., Aviv Centers for Living, 240 Lynnfield St., Peabody. Women of all ages are invited to a free book group with conversations about Jewish identity. Group will discuss "The Harem Midwife" by Roberta Rich. RSVP to Sh

    July 26, 2014

  • Dear Abby: Teen is looking for direction after high school graduation Dear Abby: I am an 18-year-old high school senior who is scared about what's going to happen after graduation. For the past three years I have known exactly where I'll be and what I will be doing in the general sense. Now that I have one more year to

    July 26, 2014

  • macaws Vet Connection: Pet birds need training, social interaction and time out of the cage People are fascinated with the big colorful birds on display at Animal Kingdom and wild bird sanctuaries. It's always fascinating to see someone walking down the street with a big-beaked bird on his or her shoulder as a companion. We are all drawn to

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ask Dog Lady: Her little dog is obsessed with food Dear Dog Lady: I have a 3-year-old, long-coated Chihuahua named Mexipep (after a brand of hot sauce). She has many fine attributes -- she's very sweet, not nervous and barky like the short-coated Chihuahuas can be. On the subject of food, however, th

    July 25, 2014

NDN Video
Comments Tracker