Wednesday, Oct. 23, is new members night at the Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St., Salem. Beginning at 7 p.m., new members are invited to participate in an orientation and behind-the-scenes tour of the Athenaeum. Whether you are a new, long-time, or prospective member, this tour gives you an in…

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and HAWC (Healing Abuse Working for Change) is hosting an 8th Annual Working to Heal Breakfast at Danversport on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 a.m. Members of the local business community are invited to enjoy breakfast and networking before being insp…

One man, Nathaniel Saltonstall, emerges from Salem’s 17th century Witch trials as inspiration for a contemporary play for the 21st century American stage. Presented by Punctuate4 Productions, “Saltonstall’s Trial: the untold story of the Salem Witch Trials” runs at Beverly’s historic Larcom …

One man, Nathaniel Saltonstall, emerges from Salem’s 17th century Witch trials as inspiration for a contemporary play for the 21st century American stage. Presented by Punctuate4 Productions, “Saltonstall’s Trial: the untold story of the Salem Witch Trials” runs at Beverly’s historic Larcom …

One man, Nathaniel Saltonstall, emerges from Salem’s 17th century Witch trials as inspiration for a contemporary play for the 21st century American stage. Presented by Punctuate4 Productions, “Saltonstall’s Trial: the untold story of the Salem Witch Trials” runs at Beverly’s historic Larcom …

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, Peabody Public Health will hold a free flu vaccine for the whole family, for six months and up from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at Christ Community Church, 67 Tremont St., in Peabody. For more information, visit https://peabody.k12.ma.us › news › 2019-flu-vaccination-clinic-inf…

On Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m., the Beverly Health Department is sponsoring a free flu clinic for those age 5 years and older at the Beverly Council on Aging, 90 Colon St. A limited supply of high dose vaccine is available for those 65 and older. Bring insurance cards and wear s…

The Church of St. Andrew in Marblehead, 135 Lafayette St., invites community children and their parents to a free Halloween festival Sunday, Oct. 27, from 2:30 to 4:45 p.m. in the church’s wheelchair-accessible Parish Hall. Children are encouraged to come in costume. Bouncy house, games, foo…

The Israel Putnam Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will meet for a brown bag lunch at the Judge Samuel Holten House, their chapter home, at 171 Holten St., Danvers, on Wednesday, Oct. 16, at noon. Marblehead Town Historian Don Dolliber will speak on “The First Inhabitants …

18th century clairvoyant Moll Pitcher will be the focus of a talk by Anne Barrett on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. at the Marblehead Museum. Born on Orne Street in Marblehead, Pitcher’s predictions of an ill-fated voyage were so powerful that they could render a ship crew-less if word got out…

The Friends of Beverly Animals will hold its 11th Annual Fur Ball on Friday, Oct. 11, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Italian-American Center (ICC), 302 Rantoul St., Beverly. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the trivia contest starts at 7 p.m.. The top three winning teams will receive $400 in gif…

18th century clairvoyant, Moll Pitcher will be the focus of a talk by Anne Barrett on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. at the Marblehead Museum. Born on Orne Street in Marblehead, Pitcher’s predictions of an ill-fated voyage were so powerful that they could render a ship crew-less if word got ou…

As the Topsfield Fair enters another week of festivities, fairgoers will need to make way for new royalty in town. 

On Monday, Oct. 21, meet the people of Vietnam and learn about their history and culture as we travel the country during the Lunar New Year celebration. Also known as Tet, this festival welcomes the arrival of spring as everyone celebrates with flowers, special foods and visits to family, fr…

St. Michael’s Society will hold its annual Polish picnic on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 15 Endicott St., Peabody at noon. The Beer Hall Boys will provide the music and dancing, and the Polish kitchen will provide Golabki, Kielbasa, Kapusta and Paczki. The event is free and parking is available on End…

PALS Animal Life Savers is holding a Dining for Felines fundraiser on Oct. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Stonewood Tavern, 139 Lynnfield St., in Peabody. Join us for dinner at this annual fundraiser. A percentage of all dinner sales from 5 to 8 p.m. will benefit our fabulous felines. We will ha…

PALS Animal Life Savers is holding a Dining for Felines fundraiser on Oct. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Stonewood Tavern, 139 Lynnfield St,m in Peabody. Join us for dinner at this annual fundraiser. A percentage of all dinner sales from 5 to 8 p.m. will benefit our fabulous felines. We will ha…

Marblehead’s Haunted Walking Tour invites you to explore the spooky past of historic downtown Marblehead with our costumed historian as she recounts some of the town’s eeriest stories. You might encounter the Wizard of Orne Hill or hear the Screeching Woman on these lantern-led nights, Thurs…

The Peabody Institute Library, 15 Sylvan St., Danvers will be closed for repairs from Oct. 5 to Oct. 21. Most items may be returned in book drops. No fines will be charged on returned items. Returned items may remain on your record longer than usual. If you would like to send your holds to a…

Samantha Power, former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, will speak as part of the Brother Robert J. Sullivan, C.F.X. Lecture Series at St. John’s Prep on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, Power is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author, war correspond…

Like pancakes? Like helping out a good cause? Come down to the Vittori Rocci Post #56, 143 Brimbal Ave, Beverly, on Sunday, Sept. 29, for pancakes, eggs, sausage, beans and more. Breakfast goes from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and tickets are $4 for adults and $3 for kids, and is sponsored by the N…

On Thursday, Sept. 19, at 6:30 p.m., the Masconomet School Counseling Dept. will host a college application information session for parents of seniors in the Masconomet Regional High School auditorium, 20 Endicott Road, Boxford. You will be able to discuss with the counselors important issue…

The Salem Athenaeum will host a Lunch with the Authors on The Roof at The Hotel Salem on Saturday, Sept. 21, as part of Salem’s Literary Festival. Meet and chat while dining with this year’s panelists, including Brunonia Barry, Hank Phillipi Ryan, Peter Berkrot, Steven Cohen, and Matthew Phi…

Want to help transform the MBTA Commuter Rail system? Here’s the place to do it: an open house presentation taking place Tuesday, Sept. 17, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Beverly High School Auditorium. Join us to learn about cost effectibe strategies, and share your insights and ideas at Beverl…

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