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January 24, 2013

North Shore entertainment calendar

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FLY TYING. The Orvis Co. will hold free classes on Saturdays, Jan. 26 through Feb. 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Orvis, Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., Peabody. Includes an introduction to the tools, materials and techniques of fly tying, plus two flies and in-store shopping offers. Space is limited. 978-531-0185.

WINTER WEEKENDS. Saturday, Jan. 26, 3 p.m., Phillips House, 34 Chestnut St., Salem. Follow the Phillips family on a wintry jaunt around New England. Enjoy hot cocoa and cookies while viewing film clips of the family sledding, skiing, ice skating and snowshoeing. Following film, house tour shows how family lived at 34 Chestnut St. through winter months. Then, sneak peek of Phillips family items, postcards and photographs, not usually on display. Register at 978-744-0440. Tickets $10, free to Historic New England members.

DANVERS COMMUNITY DAY. Sunday, Jan. 27, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Phillips House Museum, 34 Chestnut St., Salem. Historic New England invites Danvers residents for tours. Learn about the lives of the Phillips family and their domestic staff in the early 20th century. Free admission offered only to Danvers residents. Bring proof of residency. 978-744-0440.

WINGMASTERS PRESENTATION. Sunday, Jan. 27, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary, 87 Perkins Row, Topsfield. A presentation by Jim Parks and Julie Anne Collier will introduce attendees to different types of raptors, including hawks, owls, eagles and falcons. For adults, and families with children 5 and older. $13/adults, $11/children, discount for Mass Audubon members. Advance registration required. 978-887-9264.

PINGREE ADULT CLASSES. As part of the Pingree Masters program, Pingree School will offer the following adult classes, taught by Pingree faculty and community professionals: Printmaking meets on Mondays from 6 to 8 p.m., for four sessions beginning Jan. 28; Plato and Friends meets on Sundays from 2 to 4 p.m., for four sessions beginning Jan. 26; Creating Art Books meets on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Introduction to African Drumming meets on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 1 to 4 p.m. www.pingree.org/masters or 978-468-4415, ext. 255.

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