, Salem, MA


November 1, 2012

North Shore Entertainment Calendar


PAINTING EXHIBIT. On view Friday, Nov. 2, through Thursday, Nov. 29, Topsfield Town Library, 1 S. Common St. Opening reception on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2 to 4 p.m. Exhibit features new and seasoned paintings by Miranda Updike. Viewing hours are Monday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Tuesday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, noon to 5 p.m.

HAT-FULL OF ART RECEPTION. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2 p.m., Salem State University, Winfisky Gallery, Ellison Campus Center, 352 Lafayette St., Salem. Artist reception for annual Mass Art Education Association exhibit, which showcases top-quality work produced by artists that bring visual arts education to the children of the commonwealth. Free. Exhibit on view through Sunday, Nov. 11. 978-542-7890 or

Fairs, festivals

and sales

WINTER FARMERS MARKET. Thursday, Nov. 1, 3 p.m., Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square, Salem. Local produce from local farms, fresh baked goods, flavored organic butter, mushrooms, soup, artisan soap and more. The market runs for eight weeks, from 3 to 6 p.m. 978-744-0004 or

ST. ANN’S BAZAAR. Friday, Nov. 2, 5 to 9 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Ann’s Church hall, 140 Lynn St., Peabody. Raffles, food and private vendors. Free admission. 978-531-3945.

CRANE ESTATE ART SHOW. Preview show on Friday, Nov. 2, 7 to 10 p.m., Castle Hill on Crane Estate, 290 Argilla Road, Ipswich. Be among the first to view and purchase submissions at the annual preview party. Enjoy live music, catered hors d’oeuvres and an open bar. Meet the artists. $50/Trustees members, $60/nonmembers. Reserve a spot in advance at or 978-356-4351, ext. 4015. Also, Crane Estate Art Show and Sale on Saturday, Nov. 3, and Sunday, Nov. 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. View more than 150 pieces of art highlighting the beauty of North Shore landscapes and landmarks. Special exhibition of North Shore student artwork in the casino complex. Proceeds benefit the Trustees of Reservations and the artists. Prints available for sale. Free. 978-356-4351 or

Text Only | Photo Reprints
  • misselwood_2 Rare, classic cars make an appearance at annual Endicott College show

    The original Concours d'Elegance was a fashion show on wheels. "It did start in 17th century France, where some of the aristocracy wanted to show off the fashions they were wearing," said Patrick Cornellison, chairman of the event. "Mainly women woul

    July 24, 2014 2 Photos

  • twenties_3 Ipswich's Castle Hill braces for 1,000 at Roaring '20s Lawn Party

    The latest dance craze started in the 1930s. The Lindy Hop, which first flourished in the ballrooms of Harlem, is expected to draw hundreds of people to a dance floor at the Crane Estate this Sunday. Organized by Boston Swing Central, a dance club in

    July 24, 2014 4 Photos

  • kallyson North Shore entertainment calendar Good cause YARD SALE TO BENEFIT JIMMY FUND. Saturday, July 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 11 Anna Drive, Danvers. Family yard sale with all proceeds benefiting the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. WOOSHIE'S WARRIORS FUNDRAISER FOR MS. Sunday, July 27, 10 a.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • The reader's eye Name: Erika Torkildsen Hometown: Beverly Description: "I took this at the Salem Common around a park where I noticed a ripped basketball net amid the blue sky. Instead of taking the picture from my original view, I tipped the camera up from under the

    July 24, 2014

  • shakespeare Good cause The Bard comes alive on Misery Island Join Sea Station for its inaugural performance of "The Tempest Trials," a Shakespearean festival on Salem's Misery Island, on Saturday from noon to 4:15 p.m. The festival features actors of all ages participating

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Horoscope Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) -- Your goals and current lifestyle need a little adjustment. Be receptive to new ideas, and make a change if you want to feel better about the direction you are heading in. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) -- Your leadership qualities

    July 24, 2014

  • Dear Abby: Girl and cousin both need counseling after assault Dear Abby: My granddaughter "Cindy," age 2, was being watched by her mommy's ex-sister-in-law and her sons. Cindy went to her mommy and said, "Bubby hurt me." Bubby is what she calls her 10-year-old cousin. Her mother called the police. A policeman s

    July 23, 2014

  • Wednesday's Best Bets Best Bets for Wednesday, July 23

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

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dear Abby: Younger couples weigh in on how they handle money Dear Readers: On April 11, I printed a letter from "Wondering in Washington," a man asking why young men in general today have the attitude that "any money I earn is mine" in a marriage or live-in situation. He said when he married, he and his wife c

    July 22, 2014

  • Dear Abby: Dating scene is frustrating for strong young woman Dear Abby: I am a young woman hoping to find "The One." But I have come to realize that I'm not the normal female. I don't get manicures or go shopping. (I hate shopping!) When I meet a guy, he likes that I'm "me," but if we get serious, then I'm eit

    July 21, 2014

NDN Video
Comments Tracker