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November 30, 2013

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It's a phenomenon that won't happen again for another 70,000 years — the convergence of the first day of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving. So everyone is invited to celebrate Thanksgivikkuh, at the JCC, 4 Community Road in Marblehead. Work off that turkey in a spin-a-thon from 9 a.m. to noon; a dreidel dash at noon for adults and 12:30 p.m. for children; enjoy a Hanukkah Party from 1 to 3 p.m. and a SUP Yoga demonstration. For details and registration, visit the JCC's website.

See the Endicott Mansion at Glen Magna Farms like you've never seen it before. Sunday kicks off the Danvers Historical Society's Designer's Holiday Show House, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily through Sunday, Dec. 15. Nationally-known designers have redecorated 15 spaces in the mansion from floor to ceiling. Each room’s design is inspired by the society’s extensive collections and kept in the same time period as when the mansion was last occupied by the Endicott family from 1880 to 1930. Tour these rooms, plus enjoy other special exhibits and sales, and help support the historical society at the same time. Entrance fee is $18 for historical society members, $20 for nonmembers. Glen Magna Farms is at 181 Ingersoll St., in Danvers. Visit danvershistory.org for details.

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