, Salem, MA

October 10, 2013

Best Bets for Thursday, Oct. 10

The Salem News

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

Check out Building Beverly, an exhibit featuring art inspired by architecture found around Beverly, today from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Beverly Historical Society, 117 Cabot St., Beverly. The exhibit is a collaboration of the historical society and Montserrat College of Art's student-run Bear Gallery. Can't make it this afternoon? The exhibit is on view through Dec. 7.

The North Shore Computer Society will present on "The Next Big Thing From Samsung" tonight at 7 at the McCarthy Auditorium at Peabody Municipal Light Plant, 201 Warren St. Ext., Peabody. All are welcome. For more information, cal 888-955-6727 or visit

Hear about the experiences and lives of area soldiers during the Civil War as revealed in primary source materials in "Local Boys Off to War," tonight at 7 at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., Hamilton. Local historian, author and teacher Scott Jewell, author of “Ipswich in the Civil War,” will be tonight's presenter. For more information, visit