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Community Calendar: Monday, April 22 — Sunday, April 28

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, April 22

Entertainment

The Beatles: A Cultural and Historical Reflection of the 1960s at Lynn Public Library, 6:30 p.m.

Cathartic Vibes with Shalom Open Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7:30-10 p.m.

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

Municipal

Lynn Public Schools Interview for elementary school principal at Lynn Public Schools administration building, 100 Bennett St., 4 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

Entertainment

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

Municipal

Lynn Public Schools Interview for elementary school principal at Lynn Public Schools administration building, 100 Bennett St., 4 p.m.

Lynn Waterfront Master Plan meeting at Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development, 6 p.m.

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

EDIC meeting at City Hall, 6 p.m.

Off-Street Parking Commission meeting at City Hall, 6 p.m.

Sen. Ed Markey Town Hall at Thurgood Marshall Middle School, 6:30 p.m.

Planning Board meeting at City Hall, 6:30 p.m.

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

Wednesday, April 24

Entertainment

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

Council on Aging meeting at GLSS, 8 Silsbee St., 11:30 a.m.

Speak Up Spoken Word Open Mic hosted by David Somerset featuring Margaret Young and Sergio Inestrosa at Walnut Street Cafe, 7-10:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Entertainment

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

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

Summer Fair at Thurgood Marshall Middle School, 4-7 p.m.

Trivia Night at Bent Water Brewing Company, 7 p.m.
Karaoke Night at Buchanan Cafe, 9 p.m.

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Friday, April 26

Entertainment

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

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

Barak at Lynn Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Live Music featuring “Sweet Jane” at Walnut Street Cafe, 8 p.m.

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

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Saturday, April 27

Education

First-Time Home Buyers Class at Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Entertainment

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

Book Discussion with author Stephanie Clark at Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee, 10 a.m.

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

Big Comedy in a Little Cafe at Walnut Street Cafe, 8 p.m.

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

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Sunday, April 28

Education

First-Time Home Buyers Class at Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Entertainment

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

Rome Cold feature at the Sunday Night Musical Open Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7 p.m.

Bandeja Paisa at Lynn Auditorium, 8 p.m.

 

LYNNFIELD

Monday, April 22

Municipal

Housing Authority, 600 Ross Drive community hall, 6:30 p.m.

Finance Committee, Town Hall, Maney Room, 55 Summer St., 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

Education

MCAS English language grades 5 and 8, middle school, 505 Main St.

Grade 7 author Chris Crowe presentation, middle school, 505 Main St.

MCAS English language makeups, Huckleberry School, 5 Knoll Road through April 26

Entertainment

Pokemon Go lure drops, public library, 18 Summer St., 3 p.m.

Rock concert, high school, 275 Essex St., 7 p.m.

Planning Board, Town Hall, Maney Room, 55 Summer St., 7 p.m.

Recreation Committee, Town Hall, 55 Summer St., 7 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Entertainment

Eclectic art with Nathalie B. Lilley, registration required, public library, 18 Summer St., 10 a.m.-noon.

 

NAHANT  

Monday, April 22

Entertainment

Earth Day Environmental Symposium “Beautiful, yet fragile Nahant” at Nahant Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

Municipal

Nahant Board of Selectmen candidate debate at Nahant Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 27

Entertainment

Friends of the library book sale at Nahant Public Library.

Municipal

Town election at Nahant Town Hall, 7 a.m.

Nahant Town Meeting at Nahant Town Hall, 12:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 28

Entertainment

Nahant Beach Cleanup Day at Tudor Beach, noon..

 

PEABODY

Monday, April 22

Municipal

Licensing Board, City Hall lower level conference room, 24 Lowell St., 6:30 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals, City Hall Wiggin Auditorium 24 Lowell St., 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

Education

Safety Subcommittee executive session, Higgins Middle School room 239, 85 Perkins St., 5:15 p.m.

Fiscal 2020 school budget hearing, Higgins Middle School library, 85 Perkins St., 5:30 p.m.

School Committee, Higgins Middle School, 85 Perkins St., 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

Education

Special Education Parent Advisory Board subcommittee, Higgins Middle School library, 85 Perkins St., 6 p.m.

Entertainment

Making flubber together at the Peabody Institute Library South branch, 78 Lynn St., registration required, 4-5 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Education

Real Talk Real Moms, join Peabody mother Jessica Luque to discuss the joys and hardships of motherhood, South branch library, 78 Lynn St., 7:30-8:30 p.m.

Entertainment

Thursday crafternoons for elementary school-age children, Peabody Institute Library children’s library, 82 Main St., 5-6:15 p.m.

Municipal

City Council regular meeting, City Hall Wiggin Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, April 26

Education

High school career path day, Veterans Memorial high school, 485 Lowell St., 9-11 a.m.

Burke School 5th grade authors brunch, 127 Birch St., 9:30 a.m.

Entertainment

Burke School mother/son dodgeball game, 127 Birch St., 6 p.m.

Saturday, April 27

Education

YEA! Student CEO trade show sponsored by the Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce, Northshore Mall, 210 Andover St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Entertainment

Greenfest/Drawn to Peabody, Council on Aging, 76 Central St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

2nd annual night to remember Ella Jade O’Donnell, Holy Ghost Society, 20 Howley St., 7-11 p.m.

 

SAUGUS

Monday, April 22

Municipal

Cemetery Commission meeting at Town Hall, 5 p.m.

Youth and Recreation Commission meeting at Chris Ciampa Jr. Youth and Rec. Center, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

Municipal

Saugus Contributory Retirement Board meeting at Town Hall Annex Building, noon.

Board of Selectmen meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

Municipal

Policy Subcommittee of the School Committee meeting at Roby Administration Building, 2:30 p.m.

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

Thursday, April 25

Municipal

Board of Appeals Meeting at 295 Central St., 7 p.m.

 

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, April 22

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.

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

Tuesday, April 23

Entertainment

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

Municipal

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

Wednesday, April 24

Entertainment

Caregiver & Me dance class at 89 Burrill St., 9:30-10 a.m.

Creative Movement and Ballet dance class at 89 Burrill St., 10:15-11 a.m.

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

Municipal

Board of Selectmen meeting at the high school in room B208, 7 p.m.

School Committee Meeting at the high school room B129, 7 p.m.

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

Swampscott For All Ages Committee meeting at the senior center, 7-8:30 p.m.

School Committee Executive Session meeting at the high school, 8-9 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Entertainment

CFCE provides a parent-child playgroup at 89 Burrill St., 10-11:30 a.m.

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

Wicked Rustic Workshop DIY wood sign fundraiser at 89 Burrill St., 7-9 p.m.

Friday, April 26

Entertainment

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

Community Connections Festival Fundraiser at 89 Burrill St., 7-10 p.m.

Saturday, April 27

Entertainment

Community Connections Festival Fundraiser at 89 Burrill St., 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sunday, April 28

Qi Gong health and exercise class for $10 at 89 Burrill St., 9-10 a.m.

Community Connections Festival Fundraiser at 89 Burrill St., 2-5 p.m.

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