, Salem, MA

September 19, 2013

Best Bets for Thursday, Sept. 19

The Salem News

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All are invited to attend the Wenham Museum’s Annual Meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Community support contributes to the museum’s mission to protect, preserve and interpret the artifacts of childhood, domestic life and the history and culture of Boston’s North Shore. There will also be music, refreshments and a special announcement by the American Alliance of Museums. For more information, call 978-468-2377.

Katina Makris, author of “Out of The Woods: Healing Lyme Disease, Body, Mind & Spirit,” will speak about Lyme disease prevention, diagnostics, treatment options and more in a special talk at Gould Barn, 1 Howlett St., Topsfield, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. A question-and-answer session will follow, and Makris will also discuss her book. There is a $5 optional donation at the door. For more information, call 978-314-0174 or email

Learn more about the needs and aspirations of homeless young adults in a free screening and panel discussion of "Inocente" at CinemaSalem, 1 East India Square, Salem, tonight at 7:30. The documentary, which won an Academy Award in 2012, tells the story of a 15-year-old homeless girl and her aspirations to become an artist. The Haven Project, a Lynn-based nonprofit that helps equip and empower homeless young adults between the ages of 17 to 24, will host. Seating is limited to those on guest list. To reserve a spot, contact Gini Mazman at or 781-913-5738.