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January 17, 2013

North Shore entertainment calendar

Music

SALEM PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. Sunday, Jan. 20, 3:30 p.m., Salem High School auditorium, 77 Willson St. Winter concert series features a concert with soloists Lisa Brooke on violin and Jean Pocius on trumpet. Free. Handicapped-accessible. www.salemphilharmonic.org.

Celebrations

CHARLESTON/CHAPLIN: 1920S STYLE. Thursday, Jan. 17, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Peabody Essex Museum, atrium, East India Square, Salem. Celebrate flappers, fashion, film and music from the Roaring ’20s. Hear fashion historian Michelle Tolini Finamore discuss the Jazz Age flapper, watch a Charlie Chaplin film and try out some dance moves with teachers from the New School of Swing. Cash bar. Refreshments available for purchase in the Atrium Cafe. Free/members and Salem residents, $10/nonmembers. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.

CELEBRATE NATIONAL PIE DAY. Thursday, Jan. 17, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Beverly Public Library, Sohier Room, 32 Essex St. Pie potluck and related stories with local storyteller Tony Toledo. Bring a homemade or store-bought pie to share, and enjoy a slice or two while Tony leads the group in swapping favorite pie stories. Beverages provided. Free. 978-921-6062 or flynn@noblenet.org.

“THE BEST EVER LAUNCHING THE 4TH PARTY.” Saturday, Jan. 19, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Hastings House, 14 Oak St., Beverly Farms. Event includes a short talk on planning and fundraising needs for the Farms-Prides Fourth of July celebration. Also, Atlas PyroVision Productions, which provides fireworks each year, will present “The Making of a Fireworks Show,” which describes how shows are designed and choreographed; the “Grand Finale” is a short video of the company’s world championship performance in Montreal last summer. Food and beverages will be available, and videos and photos of past celebrations will be on display. Free. kjsmith007@aol.com.

FESTIVAL OF ARTS LOGO PREMIERE PARTY. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 7 to 9 p.m., The Landing Restaurant, 81 Front St., Marblehead. The winning 2013 Marblehead Festival of Arts logo will be on display. This year’s contest featured more than 40 entries. A panel of judges selected three finalists, then a public ballot at 16 voting locations selected the winner. The finalist’s and semifinalist’s entries will also be on display. Party includes hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. MarbleheadFestival.org.

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