, Salem, MA

February 16, 2013

North Shore religion calendar

The Salem News

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“That’s Amore” Spaghetti Supper, following 4:30 p.m. Mass at St. Richard’s Parish, 90 Forest St., Danvers. As part of St. Richard’s 50-year anniversary celebration, the church will host a spaghetti supper in the parish hall with a cash bar, entertainment and activities. $5/person, $20/family. Tickets sold at the door and after Mass.

Sunday, Feb. 17

Sacrament of Marriage St. Valentine Mass Celebration, 11 a.m., St. Richard’s Parish, 90 Forest St., Danvers. To celebrate with couples who are celebrating their 50-year anniversary or are getting married at St. Richard’s this year.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Ham and Bean Supper, 6 p.m., Church of the Holy Name, Remick Hall, corner of Monument Avenue and Thomas Road, Swampscott. Supper includes baked ham, homemade baked beans, cornbread, coleslaw, potato salad and assorted finger desserts. $10/adults; $5/children ages 12 to 16; free/children 11 and under. Church entrance on Hardy Road.

Wednesday, Feb. 27

Happy Anniversary Mass, 8 a.m., St. Richard’s Parish, 90 Forest St., Danvers. To celebrate St. Richard’s 50-year anniversary. Following the Mass, light refreshments will be served in the rectory conference room.

Connections Plus Book Group Meeting, 4 p.m., Panera Bread, Vinnin Square, 433 Paradise Road, Swampscott. New club for baby boomers, grandmothers and grand friends of the PJ Library to discuss books about Jewish identity and the role of women in Jewish culture. Group will discuss “I am Forbidden” by Anouk Markovits. Free; sponsored by the Robert I. Lappin Charitable Foundation, the Jewish Journal and Cohen Hillel Academy. 978-740-4404 or

Sunday, March 3

Peter Krasinski and “The Docks of New York,” 4 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, 795 Hale St., Beverly Farms. The church presents a screening of the silent film with accompaniment by organist Krasinski. Following the concert, a reception will be held to meet the artist. Free admission. Event is part of St. John’s Concert Series. Concert sponsored in part by the Manchester Cultural Council.

Choral Evensong, 5 p.m., Christ the Redeemer Anglican Church, 188 Elliott St., Danvers. The Choir of Christ the Redeemer will sing the classic Anglican service of evening prayer with music by Orlando Gibbons, Peter Nardone and T. Tertius Noble. Free. 978-774-3163, ext. 353.

Monday, March 4

Baby Lounge, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Cohen Hillel Academy, 6 Community Road, Marblehead. Suitable for children up to 7 months and their caregivers. Free. 781-639-2880.

Sunday, March 10

PJ Library Sing-along Seder, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Temple B’nai Abraham, 200 E. Lothrop St. Families with children ages 8 and younger are invited to the Jewish program. Cantor Gaston Bogomolni will teach attendees how to sing and creatively move through a Passover Seder. Designed for families with young children, while teaching parents creative ways to bring the experience home. Free. Grandparents welcome to attend. Parents will receive a free bag of Seder-related items to take home. Reservations by March 1 appreciated. or 978-740-4404. Funded in part by an allocation from the Jewish Federation of the North Shore.