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Community Calendar: Monday, Dec. 3 — Sunday, Dec. 9

The Community Calendar runs every Monday and covers the week from Monday through the following Sunday. Items for the Community Calendar can be sent to calendar@itemlive.com. Please include the town, type of event (education, entertainment, municipal), place and time of event.

LYNN

Monday, Dec. 3

Entertainment

Karaoke Night at Lazy Dog Sports Bar, 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Entertainment

Holiday Tree Lighting, Activities and Movie at Lynn Common/City Hall, 4 p.m.

Trivia at Lazy Dog Sports Bar, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Entertainment

Story Time with Miss Sue at Lynn Public Library, 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Entertainment

Delvena Theatre Company presents A Christmas Carol at Lynn Public Library, 6:30 p.m.

Karaoke Night at Buchanan Cafe, 9 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 8

Education

Post Purchase Workshop for Homeowners, LHAND 10 Church Street. This class is a requirement for homebuyers using the ONE Mortgage Product. Participants will be eligible for discounts through MAHA’s HomeSafe Program. For more information call MAHA at (617) 822-9100 or to register visit www.MAHAHOME.org, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

Entertainment

Chase the Chill Sit & Knit at Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee, 10 a.m.  

Live Music Saturdays at Bent Water Brewing Company, 8:30 p.m.

Municipal

Leaf and Yard Waste Drop-off at Department of Public Works, 250 Commercial St., 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 9

Entertainment

Brewery Tour and Tasting at Bent Water Brewing Company, 2 p.m.

The Irish Tenors at Lynn Auditorium, 7 p.m.  

LYNNFIELD

Monday, Dec. 3

Entertainment

Time for stories – finger play, songs and a craft for ages 2 to 5, Lynnfield public library, 18 Summer St., 10 a.m.

Municipal

Board of Selectmen, Al Merritt Media and Cultural Center, 600 Market St., 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Library Trustees,  Lynnfield Public Library, Green Room, 6:30 pm

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Education

Early release from school for faculty professional development, noon.

Middle School holiday concert, 505 Main St., 7-9 p.m.

Entertainment

Card corner – lessons in popular card games for all ages and skill levels, public library, 18 Summer St., 3 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Municipal

Healthy Lynnfield Fundraising Subcommittee, Town Hall, J. Maney Room,  7 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Council on Aging Board of Directors,  Lynnfield Senior Center, 8 a.m

Board of Health, Town Hall, 55 Summer St., 5:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 7

Entertainment

Eighth grade dance, Middle School, 505 Main St., 6-8 p.m.

MARBLEHEAD

Monday, Dec. 3

Entertainment

Fun Day Monday Playgroup for kids aged birth to 5 years old at Abbot Public Library, 10-11 a.m.

Municipal

Abbot Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting at 235 Pleasant St., 6:30 p.m.

Harbors and Waters Board Meeting at 9 Ferry Lane, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Education

Yoga Storytime for babies, toddlers, and preschool aged children at Abbot Public Library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Entertainment

Spicy Ornament & Candle Holder Sculpting for Teens in grades 7 through 12 at Abbot Public Library, 3-5 p.m.

Portrait Session Drop-In at 8 Hooper St., 6-9 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Education

Stories with Library Assistant Ryan and his puppet Speedy the Sea Otter for children aged 2 to 4 years old at Abbot Public Library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Entertainment

Spicy Ornament & Candle Holder Sculpting for Teens in grades 7 through 12 at Abbot Public Library, 3-5 p.m.

Adventures in Watercolor with Elaine C. Daly at 8 Hooper St., 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Municipal

School Committee Meeting at the high school, 7-10 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Education

Parent conferences: early release for grades K-8

Municipal

High School Advisory Council at the high school, 4-5 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 7

Education

Professional Development Day: NO SCHOOL for all grades

Movers & Shakers Story Time for children from birth to 5 years old at Abbot Public Library, 10:30 a.m.

Entertainment

Indoor Park and Play, $2, for children ages 1 to 5 years old at the Community Center, 10:30-11:45 a.m.

A Christmas Carol, a theatrical reading in the Lee Mansion, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 8

Entertainment

Friends of Abbot Library Mini Book Sale for children and adults at Abbot Public Library, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

A Christmas Carol, a theatrical reading in the Lee Mansion, 4 p.m.

NAHANT  

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Entertainment

Nahant Veterans Mobile Food Market at Nahant Town Hall, 10:30 a.m.

Municipal

Monthly meeting of the American Legion Auxiliary at Nahant Life Saving Station, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 8

Entertainment

Annual Christmas Fair at Nahant Village Church, 27 Cliff St., 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

PEABODY

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Education

Learn how to use Microsoft Powerpoint to share photographs with family and friends, 4-5 p.m., Peabody Institute Library, 82 Main St.

Sound Off: Finding and Using Your Voice. For grades 6-12, Peabody Institute Library teen room, 82 Main St., 5-6 p.m.

Entertainment

Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce holiday reception, Tupper Manor, Wylie Inn and conference center, Endicott College, 295 Hale St., Beverly, 5:30-8 p.m.

Bring a new, unwrapped toy to benefit Citizens Inn.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Education

Higgins Middle School, 85 Perkins St., early release beginning at noon for parent teacher conferences running until 9 p.m.

Winter parent athlete night, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Veterans Memorial High School, 485 Lowell St.

Entertainment

Drop-in crafting fun including seasonal craft making, Peabody Institute Library children’s library, 82 Main St., 5-6 p.m.

Municipal

Planning Board, City Hall Lower Level Conference Room, 7 p.m.

REVERE

Monday, Dec. 3

Municipal

Legislative Affairs Sub-Committee meeting at Revere City Hall, 5 p.m.

Ways and Means subcommittee meeting at Revere City Hall, 5:30 p.m.

Appointments sub-committee at Revere City Hall, 5:50 p.m.

City Council Meeting at Revere City Hall, 6 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Entertainment

Menorah lighting at Revere City Hall, 4:30 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 15 meeting at 249 Broadway, 7 p.m.

Municipal

Site Plan Review Committee meeting at Revere City Hall, 10 a.m.

SUDI drop-in center, 437 Revere St., 5 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Municipal

Conservation Commission Meeting, Revere City Hall, 5 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Education

Revere Community School Arabic Classes at Revere High School, 6 p.m.

Entertainment

Shirley Avenue Tree Lighting at Costa Park, 5 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 7

Entertainment

Revere Chamber of Commerce Holiday Party at Comfort Inn & Suites, 6 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 9

Entertainment

Beachmont Improvement Committee Tree Lighting at Douglas Cumings Park on Crescent Ave., 5 p.m.

SAUGUS

Monday, Dec. 3

Municipal

Saugus TV meeting at Saugus High School, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Municipal

Saugus River Watershed Council annual meeting and dinner at Spinelli’s Function Facility, Route 1 South (Peabody / Lynnfield line). Kirstie Pecci, Senior Fellow from the Conservation Law Foundation will provide a keynote presentation highlighting the Saugus River Watershed. This event will also include a brief SRWC business meeting to elect 2019 officers and board members. Dinner is $25. Register Online, 6:30-9 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Planning Board Public Hearing on Twin Spring Estate development at Saugus Town Hall Annex Building, 7:15 p.m.

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, Dec. 3

Education

Preschool Story Time with story and song for children ages 3 to 5 at the Library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Entertainment

Grand finale for Miracles in Music classes at 89 Burrill St., 7-8 p.m.

Municipal

Capital Improvement Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Historic District Commission meeting at Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 4

Education

Swampscott Middle School early release, 12:30 p.m.

Swampscott Middle School parent day conferences, 1-4 p.m.

Swampscott Middle School parent evening conferences, 6-8 p.m.

Dinner Detectives Mystery Book Group at the Library, 6-7 p.m.

Entertainment

Meditation class at 89 Burrill St., 6-7 p.m.

Municipal

Historical Commission meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 5

Education

Toddler Story Time with story and song for children ages 1 to 3 at the Library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Municipal

Board of Selectmen meeting at the high school, 7 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6

Education

Early Release for all students, 12:30 p.m.

Swampscott Middle School parent day conferences, 1-4 p.m.

Swampscott Middle School parent evening conferences, 6-8 p.m.

Municipal

Affordable Housing Trust meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 7

Education

Silly Sounds Story Time for children birth and up at the Library, 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Entertainment

Open Mic Night w/ Lois Lane at 89 Burrill St., 7-10 p.m.

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