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Community Calendar: Monday, March 25 — Sunday, March 31

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, March 25

Entertainment

Adult Jewelry Class at Lynn Public Library, 6-8 p.m.

Dencity Poetic Soul open mic hosted by Michelle La Poetica at Walnut Street Cafe. Smooth and mellow vibes. 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, March 26

Entertainment

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

Municipal

City Council meeting at City Hall, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

Education

Early Childhood Literacy Night at LVTI Marshall Wharf Building, 90 Commercial St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Entertainment

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

Speak Up Spoken Word open mic hosted by David Somerset, featuring Hanna Larrabee, at Walnut Street Cafe, 7-10:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

Entertainment

Jump and Jive at Lynn Public Library, 10 a.m.

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

Trivia Night: Music of the ’80s at Bent Water Brewing Company, 7 p.m.

Betty’s Bounce hosts Gypsy Jazz Jam at Walnut Street Cafe, 8-10 p.m.

Karaoke Night at Buchanan Cafe, 9 p.m.

Municipal

School Committee meeting at Lynn Public Schools administration building, 100 Bennett St., 6:45 p.m.

Friday, March 29

Entertainment

Story Time with Miss Lucy at Lynn Public Library, 10 a.m.

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

Comedy at Walnut Street Cafe, 8 p.m.

Jon Anderson of YES at Lynn Auditorium, 8 p.m.

Saturday, March 30

Entertainment

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

Taproom Yoga at Bent Water Brewing Company, 11 a.m.

Musical Performance by Linda Marks at Land of a Thousand Hills, noon.

Double Dare Live at Lynn Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Live Music with Susan Ursprung Band at Walnut Street Cafe, 8 p.m.

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

Sunday, March 31

Entertainment

Sunday Night Musical open mic featuring Artists on the Move at Walnut Street Cafe, 7:30 p.m.

LYNNFIELD

Monday, March 25

Municipal

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

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

Tuesday, March 26

Education

MCAS English as a Second Language grade 10 session 1, high school, 275 Essex St.

Entertainment

Journalist Ted Reinstein discusses his book, “New England’s General Stores,” Meeting House on the Common, 7 p.m.

Municipal

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

School Committee, Twelfth Baptist Church, Roxbury, 6:30 p.m.

Lynnfield Recreational Path Committee, Town Hall, Maney Room, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

Education

Reading Municipal Light Department (serves Lynnfield Center) residential information session, public library, 18 Summer St., 7 p.m.

Elementary school second term report cards sent home.

Summer Street School incoming kindergarten orientation, Summer Street School, 262 Summer St., 7 p.m.

MCAS English as a Second Language grade 10 session 2, high school, 275 Essex St.,

Municipal

Conservation Commission, Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

Education

Mining for genealogical gold, public library, 18 Summer St. Registration required – check to see if openings available. 10:30 a.m.-noon.

 

NAHANT  

Wednesday, March 27

Municipal

Conservation Commission Meeting at Nahant Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 30

Education

Forum on Wrongful Conviction: The Victor Rosario Case at Nahant Public Library, 4 p.m.

Entertainment

Forty Steps Dance Annual Spring Concert at Nahant Town Hall, 8 p.m.

Sunday, March 31

Education

Nahant Discusses Dementia at Nahant Public Library, 4 p.m.

 

PEABODY

Monday, March 25

Municipal

Licensing Board Meeting, City Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, March 26

Municipal

Charter Review Committee, Peabody Institute Library Sutton Room, 82 Main St., 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

Entertainment

After-school Bingo for kids up to 12. Registration required. South Branch library, 78 Lynn St., 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

Entertainment

Real Talk Real Moms – join Peabody resident Jessica Luque to talk about motherhood, South Branch library, 78 Lynn St., 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Municipal

City Council, City Hall, 7:30 p.m.

 

SAUGUS

Tuesday, March 26

Municipal

Retirement Board meeting at Town Hall Annex building, noon.

Belmonte Middle School Building Council Meeting at Belmonte Middle School, 2:30 p.m.

Food Service Subcommittee of the School Committee meeting at Roby Administration Building, 3 p.m.

Wednesday, March 27

Municipal

Finance Committee meeting at Saugus Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting at Town Hall Annex Building, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

Municipal

Board of Appeals Meeting at Saugus Town Hall, 7 pm.

Saugus Cable TV Board of Trustees meeting at Saugus High School, 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 30

Education

Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce helps host the 15th annual Health and Wellness Expo at the Northshore Mall, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, March 25

Entertainment

Preschool story time with stories, songs, finger plays, and action rhymes for children aged 3-5 at the public library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Miracles in Music concert at 89 Burrill St., 7-8:30 p.m.

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

Municipal

School Building Committee meeting at the middle school, 7:30-9 a.m.

Board of Health meeting at Town Hall, 6 p.m.

Finance Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Renewable Energy Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 26

Entertainment

The Artist’s Way art group, with two six-week sessions for $60, at 89 Burrill St., 6-7:30 p.m.

Popular Titles Book Club discussing “Beneath a Scarlet Sky” by Mark Sullivan at the public library, 7-8 p.m.

Municipal

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

Department of Public Works tree hearing at Town Hall, 2 p.m.

Board of Assessors meeting at Town Hall, 4:30 p.m.

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

Wednesday, March 27

Entertainment

Toddler Story Time with story and song for children aged 1-3 at the public library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Municipal

School Committee meeting at the high school, 7 p.m.

Andrew’s Chapel Restoration Committee meeting at the senior center, 7 p.m.

Thursday, March 28

Entertainment

Swampscott Scribblers writing support group at the public library, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Municipal

Finance Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Friday, March 29

Entertainment

Silly Sounds Storytime with music and movement at the public library, 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Municipal

Communications Subcommittee for School Building Committee meeting at Clarke Elementary School, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 30

Education

Workshop on the programming the BBC micro:bit at Swampscott Public Library, 10:30 a.m. The micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer that is good for introducing beginning programming skills. Workshop will be taught by former public school math teacher and current MIT App Inventor Master Trainer Ed Robinson. The program is for adults and students ages 12 and up. Participants may bring their own micro:bit, but there will be a few available to borrow for the morning. Register on the library website or call at 781-596-8867.

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