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North Shore Community College continues its celebration of Black History Month with a free screening of Steven Spielberg's "Lincoln" at 12:30 p.m. See this Oscar-nominated film in room DS106B at North Shore Community College, 1 Ferncroft Road, Danvers. For more information, contact Lisa Milso at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781-593-6722, ext. 6242.
Enjoy coffee, tea, philosophy and a visit from author and inventor Patricia Nolan-Brown at Flint Public Library's Literary Cafe, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the library, 1 S. Main St., Middleton. For more information, call 978-774-8132 or visit www.flintlibrary.org.
Kathy Kelly of Voices for Creative Non-violence will present "Afghanistan Present and Near Future" at 7 p.m. at First Church of Salem, 316 Essex St., Salem. Kelly recently returned from her 13th trip to Afghanistan where she lived in a working class neighborhood in Kabul. This free presentation is sponsored by the Salem Peace Committee. For more information, call 978-740-9917.