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June 12, 2014

North Shore Entertainment Calendar

Good causes

GREAT EXPECTATIONS TRIVIA FUNDRAISER. Thursday, June 12, 6 p.m., Kernwood Country Club, 1 Kernwood St., Salem. Includes light supper, music, prizes, raffles and trivia. Tickets cost $75 per person or $650 for 10 tickets. To benefit Salem CyberSpace, a nonprofit that works to enable its students to complete post-secondary education. Tickets and details available at

SHS MARCHING BAND CAR WASH & DUNK TANK EVENT. Saturday, June 14, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Salem High School, 77 Willson St., Salem. $5 per car wash; washed by staff and students of the Salem High School Marching Band & Colorguard. $10 guaranteed dunk; unlimited throws until band celebrity is dunked. All proceeds support the purchase of new marching band uniforms.

ANNUAL BEVERLY BIKE DRIVE. Saturday, June 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Beverly Common. Beverly Bike Committee’s third annual drive. Donations of used bikes, wheels, tires and bike parts may be dropped off at the Common; Bikes Not Bombs will make repairs and then send the donations overseas to communities in need. Donors receive a free smoothie.

Comedy & performance

ONIONTOWN FAMILY VARIETY SHOW. Friday, June 13, 7 to 9 p.m., Tapley Memorial Hall, 13 Page St., Danvers. Performances by local musicians, storytellers, comedians and more. All ages welcome. $5 at the door; proceeds benefit the Danvers Historical Society. Walk-ins may participate. RSVP to 978-777-1666 or

COMEDY NIGHT. Saturday, June 14, 7:30 p.m., Salem Theatre Company Theater, 90 Lafayette St., Salem. Featuring Bob Seibel and opener Joe Espinola. Tickets, $20, available at or 866-811-4111.


CONCERT ON THE COMMON. Saturday, June 14, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Salem Common. The John Bertram House presents a concert by the Merrimack Valley Community Concert Band. Refreshments provided. 978-744-1002.

SALEM JAZZ AND SOUL FEST/BERKLEE SUMMER SERIES CONCERT. Saturday, June 14, 5 to 7 p.m., featuring Bobby Wesley in Derby Square, Salem. Series features student musicians from Berklee College of Music. Free.

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