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March 18, 2014

North Shore News in Brief

Applications for the $2500 Andrew Metropolis Scholarship, offered by the Peabody Historical Society and Museum, are available at Historical Society Headquarters, 35 Washington St., Peabody, by mail or at the society’s website, www.peabodyhistorical.org. To be eligible, a student must be a resident of Peabody, be a graduating member of the 2014 senior class of Peabody Veterans Memorial High School, and committed to pursuing a degree in history, museum studies, historic preservation or political science. Submission deadline is April 12, 2014. For information, call 978-531-0805.

Lifebridge Thrift will celebrate its two-year anniversary with a sale on clothes and furniture on Saturday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 47 Canal St., Salem. Admission is free. For information, call 978-745-2459.

“Anything Goes,” with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, will be performed by the North Shore Players in five performances, on Saturday, March 22, Friday, March 28, and Saturday, March 29, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 23, and Sunday, March 30, at 2:30 p.m. at Hogan Regional Center Auditorium, 6 Hawthorne Circle in Danvers. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors at www.NorthShorePlayers.org or by calling 978-750-4842 or 978-335-5605.

Troops 6 and 2 of the Beverly Boy Scouts are holding an electronics recycling event, Operation No Landfill, which raises money for the Beverly Boy Scouts. It will be held on Saturday, March 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Immanuel Church, 140 Bridge St. in Beverly. A nominal fee for the recycling service applies. Materials up for collection are TV sets, computers, monitors, radios, microwaves, cellphones, batteries, exercise equipment and air conditioners, among other things. Products that will not be accepted include refrigerators, large kitchen and laundry appliances, gas-powered equipment, car batteries, mercury products or fluorescent bulbs. For more information, contact recycling@troop2beverly.com or call 978-993-0105 to schedule a home pickup. More details are available at www.troop2beverly.com.

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