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Community Calendar: Monday, Feb. 18 – Sunday, Feb. 24

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, Feb. 18

Entertainment

Dencity Poetic Soul Open Mic hosted by Michelle La Poetica at Walnut Street Cafe. Writing prompts followed by open mic with all styles of poetry welcome, 7-10 p.m.

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

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Entertainment

Adult Craft at Lynn Public Library, 6:30 p.m.

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

Municipal

Lynn Disability Commission at City Hall, Room 107, 5 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals at City Hall, Room 107, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Entertainment

Speak Up Spoken Word Open Mic hosted by David Somerset featuring Samantha at Walnut Street Cafe, 7-10 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Entertainment

Adult Coloring Time at Lynn Public Library, 10:30 a.m.

Miss Teena hosts Black History Month at Walnut Street Cafe, 7:30 p.m.

Karaoke Night at Buchanan Cafe, 9 p.m.  

Friday, Feb. 22

Entertainment

Acoustic Fridays at Bent Water Brewing Company, 6 p.m.

Micadelic at Bent Water Brewing Company, 9 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 23

Entertainment

Cheap Trick at Lynn Auditorium, 8 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 24

Entertainment

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

Tori Finn Feature at the Sunday Musical Open Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7 p.m.

LYNNFIELD

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Education

A Healthy Lynnfield in partnership with the Lynnfield Police

and Fire departments will present the response to substance abuse and why it is important to work together to prevent it. They will discuss what addiction looks like in Lynnfield and what role we can play. The presentation will include an overview of public safety supports and provide information on safe use, storage and disposal of medication in order to be safe. Please sign up. 781-598-1078, 12:30 p.m.

NAHANT  

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Entertainment

Big Ryan’s Tall Tales at Nahant Town Hall, 10 a.m.

PEABODY

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Entertainment

The Peabody Institute Library’s South Branch at 78 Lynn St. will present Movies & Munchkins. Kids of all ages are invited  for munchkins, hot cocoa, and a movie. Space is limited and registration is required. To register, please visit www.peabodylibrary.org or call 978-531-3380, 10 a.m.-noon.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Municipal

Planning Board, City Hall, lower level conference room, 7 p.m.7:30

SAUGUS

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Municipal

Cemetery Commission Meeting at Saugus Public Library, 5:15 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 21

Municipal

Board of Assessors meeting at Saugus Public Library, 7 p.m.

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, Feb. 18

Entertainment

Miracles in Music class at 89 Burrill St., 6:30-7:30 p.m.

EveryBody, lynegar inspired, Yoga with Stacie Nardizzi at 89 Burrill St., 7:15-8:20 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 19

Entertainment

Afternoon Tea and books, with a reading of “Bittersweet” by Colleen McCullough, at the public library, 1-2 p.m.

Ukulele group at the Public Library, 6-7 p.m.

Stuffed animal sleepover at the public library, 6:30 p.m. until 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Let’s TEDTalk poverty at the public library, 7-8 p.m.

The Artist’s Way art group at 89 Burrill St., 6-7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Feb. 20

Municipal

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

Thursday, Feb. 21

Entertainment

Read to Kasha the Dog at the public library, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Young at Heart book club, with a reading of “Refugee” by Alan Gratz, at the public library, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Drawing & Painting Intensive with Tereza Swanda at 89 Burrill St., 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Toddler art drop-in with Sarah Arcotta, $10 a session, at 89 Burrill St., 10-10:45 a.m.

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