SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Lifestyle

July 4, 2013

North Shore Entertainment Calendar

(Continued)

OPEN MIKE NIGHT FOR TEENS. Wednesday, July 10, 6:15 p.m., Pingree School, 537 Highland St., Hamilton. Open mike night for teen performers. Sign-ups for comedians, instrumentalists, vocalists, rappers, dancers and other performers in middle and high school at 5:30 p.m.. Performances begin at 6:15 p.m. Free admission. Outdoors in Hedge Garden behind school. Bring picnic dinner or buy food from vendors. 978-468-4415, ext. 233.

CHARLIE HOPE MUSIC CONCERT. Wednesday, July 10, 6:30 p.m., Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., South Hamilton. All-ages concert with Charlie Hope, winner of Juno’s 2012 Best Children’s Album of the Year. www.hwlibrary.org.

MOMENTS OF PLAY — FESTIVAL OF 10-MINUTE PLAYS. Wednesday, July 10, 7:30 p.m. at the Salem Theatre Company, STC Theater, 90 Lafayette St., Salem. Admission $15. Tickets available at www.salemtheatre.com, 978-790-8546, or at info@salemtheatre.com.

NELO SINGS BROADWAY. Wednesday, July 10, 7:30 p.m., Community House of Hamilton and Wenham, 284 Bay Road, Hamilton. New England Light Opera’s Annual Summer Concert Series kicks off with “Curtains Up!,” featuring songs from the Great White Way with an emphasis on the classic shows by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Cole Porter, Stephen Sondheim, and more. Tickets at the door, $12/adults, $10/seniors 65 and older, $5/children and students. Purchase tickets in advance at www.newenglandlightopera.org or 866-811-4111.

Explore

FREE FUN FRIDAY AT PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM. Friday, July 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 161 Essex St., Salem. PEM will open its doors with free general admission to visitors all day long. Special exhibition Fabergé Revealed and tickets to Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House are not included. Free Fun Fridays program is sponsored by Highland Street Foundation and includes 60 museums and cultural venues across Massachusetts all summer. Visit www.highlandstreet.org for listings. 978-745-9500 or www.pem.org.

LIFE ON A SALTWATER FARM: PAINE HOUSE: TOURS FOR 17TH-CENTURY SATURDAYS. Saturday, July 6, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Greenwood Farm, Jeffrey’s Neck Road, Ipswich. Tour the 1694 Paine House at Greenwood Farm, the site of 250 years of family farming. Explore trails through the pastureland and salt marsh; open daily, sunrise to sunset. $8 adult, free for children 12 and under (free to Trustees members). 978-356-4351, ext. 4049, or lmarshall@ttor.org.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Lifestyle
  • Orchid North Shore Gardener: It’s the summer without hydrangeas August "Fairest of the months! Ripe summer's queen, the hey-day of the year, with robes that gleam with sunny sheen Sweet August doth appear." -- R. Combe Miller Q: Can you tell me why my numerous "Endless Summer" hydrangea plants are not blooming th

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dr. Kate: 8 strategies to help your child overcome a fear of bullies Despite the massive anti-bullying campaigns that dominate our current culture, many students continue to feel bullied. The current anti-bullying campaign focuses on decreasing bullying by policing the bullies, but what about empowering the victims? B

    August 1, 2014

  • booknotes0801 Stroll through a story at Danvers library Reading can be good for the body as well as the mind. That's especially true for visitors of the new StoryWalk at Peabody Institute Library of Danvers. "StoryWalk is combining physical activity with reading," said Karen Veilleux, a children's librar

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • frenkel Quick pick: Bring stories to life Bring stories to life Explore and experience the challenges and satisfactions of combining text with images in a four-session illustration workshop, led by award-winning published illustrator Yetti Frenkel at the Abbot Public Library, 235 Pleasant St

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • TV Outlander [Duplicate] 'Outlander' brings novels to life vibrantly NEW YORK -- There's an odd believability you find inside "Outlander" that somehow makes it feel true-to-life. Never mind that it's a rip-roaring fantasy. Claire, a lovely British Army nurse on a second honeymoon in Scotland, is mysteriously swept fr

    August 1, 2014 4 Photos

  • Dear Abby: Diabetic friend suffers close call miles away from hospital Dear Abby: My husband and I have a lake house and invited a couple (close friends) to join us for a few days. The husband has cancer and has been taking chemo. We wanted them both to rest, as the wife is his only caregiver. We all thought this would

    August 1, 2014

  • People-Alicia Keys [Duplicate] Alicia Keys pregnant with second child NEW YORK (AP) -- Alicia Keys is getting ready for another big release: her second child. A representative for the Grammy-winning performer confirmed Thursday that the singer is pregnant. Keys posted a photo with her baby bump on Instagram early Thurs

    August 1, 2014 2 Photos

  • Friday's Best Bets Best Bets for Friday, Aug. 1

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

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Thursday's Best Bets Best Bets for Thursday, July 31

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

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • homecoming1 Festivals in Salem and Beverly celebrate cities' heritage

    Salem Heritage Days and Beverly Homecoming, both of which start this weekend, are roughly the same age. "This is the 49th year," said Bruce Doig, director of parks and recreation in Beverly. "The most recent form of homecoming started in 1966 as a wa

    July 31, 2014 6 Photos

NDN Video
Comments Tracker