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Community Calendar: Monday, Dec. 17 — Sunday, Dec. 23

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. 17

Entertainment

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

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Entertainment

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

Municipal

Traffic Commission meeting at Lynn Police Department, 6 p.m.  

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Entertainment

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

Operation Military Smiles at City Hall, 4:30 to 7 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 20

Entertainment

Karaoke Night at Buchanan Cafe, 9 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 21

Entertainment

Micadelic Friday at Bent Water Brewing Company, 9:30 p.m.  

Saturday, Dec. 22

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.-2:30 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 23

Entertainment

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

LYNNFIELD

Monday, Dec. 17

Municipal

Essex Regional Retirement Board, 491 Maple St., Danvers, Building 200, Suite 201, 8:30 a.m.

Open Space & Recreation Plan Committee, Town Hall, 6 p.m.  

Board of Assessors, Town Hall, 6 p.m.  

Finance Committee, Town Hall, Maney Room, 7 p.m.  

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Municipal

Conservation Commission, Town Hall, Selectmen’s Hearing Room, 6:30 p.m.  

Board of Appeals, Al Merritt Center, 600 Market St. 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Entertainment

Gift wrapping — Lynnfield Middle School, 505 Main St., 2-3 p.m.

Municipal

Lynnfield School Committee, Central Office, 525 Salem St., 4:45 p.m.

L.I.F.E. Board of Directors, Colonial Village Clubhouse, 7 p.m.

MARBLEHEAD

Monday, Dec. 17

Entertainment

Children’s Chess Club Winter Tournament for children in second grade and up at Abbot Public Library, 6-8:30 p.m.

Municipal

Joint meeting of School Committee Budget Liaisons & Finance Committee Budget Liaisons at 9 Widger Rd., 3 p.m.  

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Entertainment

Book Discussion Group dives into Rahna Reiko Rizzuto’s Shadow Child at Abbot Public Library, 10-11 a.m.

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

Portrait Session Drop-in with clothed model ($10 for members/$12 for non-members) at 8 Hooper St., 6-9 p.m.

Municipal

Board of Assessors meeting at 7 Widger Rd., 8:30 a.m.

Housing Authority meeting at 26 Rowland St., 2:30 p.m.

Municipal Light Board Meeting at 80 Commercial St., 4 p.m.

Old & Historic Districts Commission meeting at Selectmen’s meeting Room at Abbot Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Education

Stories with Library Assistant Ryan and his puppet Speedy the Sea Otter for children aged 2-4 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.

Friday, Dec. 21

Entertainment

Music with Dara with keyboard, felt board, finger puppets, and other engaging visual props for children ages 2-5 years old at Abbot Public Library, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

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

NAHANT  

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Municipal

Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Nahant American Legion Auxiliary Unit 215 monthly meeting, Nahant Life Saving Station, 7 p.m.

PEABODY

Monday, Dec. 17

Education

Parent Advisory Board, La Siesta Restaurante, 3 Main St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Entertainment

Eastern Coyote/Coywolf presentation by Jon Way sponsored by the Friends of Peabody Institute Libraries, 82 Main St., Sutton Room, 7-8:30 p.m.

Municipal

Licensing Board meeting, City Hall, 24 Lowell St., 6:30 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals, City Hall, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Entertainment

Public school students, staff celebrate volunteerism and community with blue and white pride day.

Baby storytime for infants, toddlers up to 18 months, 82 Main St. program room. Registration recommended, call (978) 531-0100, 10-10:45 a.m.

Thursday, Dec. 20

Education

Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce December business studio workshop, Topic — running a profitable company.

Toscana Ristorante, 3 Bourbon St., 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

REVERE

Monday, Dec. 17

Education

Music & Movement, Revere Public Library, 179 Beach St. Children will listen to music and use instruments  bells, sticks and scarves as they move around. Ages 17 months to 5 years old are welcome to attend with their parents or guardian during class, 10:30- 11:15 a.m.

Municipal

Water Meter Progress meeting, Revere City Hall, 281 Broadway, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Zoning sub-committee meeting, Revere City Hall, 5:30-6 p.m.

City Council meeting, Revere City Hall, 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Education

Ms. Popcorn Story Time, Revere Public Library, 179 Beach Street. This program includes story, music and craft. Children 3-5 yrs. old are welcome to attend accompanied by their parent of guardian during class, 10:30-11:30 a.m.  

Entertainment

Boy Scout Troop 15 meetings, 249 Broadway; call 781-222-3333  for more info, 7-8 p.m.

Municipal

Site Plan Review Committee meeting, Revere City Hall Council Chambers, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Municipal

Retirement Board meeting, Revere City Hall, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

License Commission meeting, Council Chamber, 3-5 p.m.

Eastern Regional Commission on the Status of Women and Girls meeting, Revere City Hall, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 20

Education

Spanish Musical Fun & Learning, Revere Public Library, 179 Beach St. This program is a mix of Learning Spanish, Music and fun. Ages 3-5 years old are invited and need to be accompanied by their parents or guardian during class, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Entertainment

All Inclusive Arts, Revere Recreation Center 150 Beach St. Join us every Thursday night at 6:30 pm, starting October 25th at the Revere Recreation Center located at 150 Beach Street for Weekly Art Projects taught by Miss Diane and friends. Students will complete a new project each week that they take home. This is a Free Arts program, must be a Revere resident, enrolled in the Special Education program, and must be accompanied by a parent/guardian during the weekly art class. Space is limited. Please contact Rick Freni or Robert Bent at the Commission on Disabilities to sign up.  Email us at disabilities@revere.org or call (781) 286-8267, 6:30-8 p.m.

Municipal

Municipal Building Repair Committee meeting, Revere City Hall, 1-2 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 21

Municipal

Commission on Disabilities office hours for in-person appointments.

Veterans Affairs Office, 249R Broadway, 8:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Co-Chair Ralph DeCicco will also be taking appointments in the Legion building at other times during the week by appointment only. Residents can also seek assistance from the commission at any time by emailing disabilities@revere.org or calling 781-286-8267.

SAUGUS

Monday, Dec. 17

Municipal

Board of Assessors meeting at Town Hall conference room, 6 p.m.

Board of Appeals meeting at Town Hall auditorium, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Municipal

Northeast Massachusetts mosquito control and wetlands management district meeting at 118 Tenney St., Georgetown, 9 a.m.

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, Dec. 17

Municipal

School Communications Subcommittee meeting at the middle school, 8 a.m.

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

Planning Board meeting at the High School, 7:15 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 18

Education

Practically Speaking English for those learning to continue working on the language at the Library, 10-11 a.m.

Entertainment

Meditation Class for $15 at 89 Burrill St., 6-7 p.m.

Municipal

Retirement Board meeting at Town Hall, 8 a.m.

Northeast Massachusetts mosquito control and wetlands management district meeting  at 118 Tenney St., Georgetown, 9 a.m.

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

Wednesday, Dec. 19

Entertainment

Knitting Club at the Library, 10:30 a.m.

Municipal

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

Conservation Commission meeting at the police station, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 20

Entertainment

Knitting Club at the Library, 1 p.m.

Municipal

School Policy Subcommittee meeting at the middle school, 3-4 p.m.

Public Library Trustees meeting at the public library at 7 p.m.

Article 6 Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 21

Education

Early release for all grades for holiday break, 12 p.m.

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