, Salem, MA

August 27, 2013

Best Bets for Tuesday, Aug. 27

The Salem News

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

Show off your swing moves, or learn the basics, during tonight's Down Town Tuesdays in Ipswich. Big band swing dancing instructions run from 6 to 7 p.m., followed by dancing under the stars until 9 p.m. Admission is free for this event, at the River Walk Patio, at the corner of Union and Market streets. 

Come hear historian Nancy Coffey as she presents an illustrated lecture about indoor servants, grooms and chauffeurs on the Beverly Farms estates. “Upstairs, Downstairs, in the Stable and on the Road” begins at 7 p.m. at the Beverly Farms Library, Conrad Lecture Hall, 24 Vine St. For more information, call 978-922-2513 or email